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  1. Retailers brace for double blow from GST

    Posted Jul 26th 2006, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... as they are required to pay the new tax on renting or buying shops. In addition, retailers may also face falling sales revenues as the tax is likely to affect spending powers of shoppers. For shop owners, ... to raise $20 billion in additional revenue a year. Under the proposal, retailers will have to pay tax for renting and buying retail shops and office spaces. The transaction volume in the retail ...

  2. Robust retail sector drives growth

    Posted Aug 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Wilson Lau Strong retail sales in Hong Kong have helped shopping-mall focused Fortune Real Estate Investment Trust record an 8 per cent increase in revenue to HK$446.8 million in the first ... 'Thanks to the robust retail market in Hong Kong, tenants in our shopping malls have enjoyed strong sales. Overall occupancy rate of the malls in our portfolio has climbed to 98.1 per cent ...

  3. Link pays 10pc higher dividends as rents rise

    Posted Jun 30th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and tenant mix upgrades, the trust posted a better than expected net property income of $813 million during the period, 5.6 per cent above its forecast. Retail rents in its portfolio jumped ... it could get from its tenants, who may demand a freeze in rents because of social pressure. Meanwhile, Mr Cheng said the Children's Investment Fund Management, the British hedge fund ...

  4. Shanghai office rents hit 7-year high

    Posted Apr 18th 2007, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li Foreign bank giants scrambling to set up headquarters in the city fuel rental growth Shanghai's grade A office rents have reached a seven-year high amid strong demand from ... Bank, Citigroup, Standard Chartered Bank, Bank of East Asia, DBS Group, ABN Amro, Mizuho Corporate Bank and Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ. Grade A office rents in Shanghai have risen for the past ...

  5. Survey puts Asia-Pacific in second place after US

    Posted Aug 25th 2010, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... of 12.5 per cent between 2010 and 2014. The retail market is very much more stable than the other two sectors. Retail rents in the region fell by only 1.8 per cent, but office and industrial rents ... The index assesses the potential investment returns of office, retail and industrial markets across the cities in the next five years. In the first quarter of 2009, 35 out of 49 markets ...

  6. Investors ready to cash in on mainland

    Posted Jul 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of retail space in prime locations has resulted in increasing rents. 'Shanghai rents are increasing and the expected high yields have attracted foreign investors to step up chasing top-quality ... Sandy Li and Daniel Ren in Shanghai A growing number of mainland retail properties are coming up for sale as global investment funds seek to cash in on their investments due ...

  7. UBS sees HK home prices falling

    Posted May 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... cycle,' it says. Lee said some tenants were relocating from Central to other districts because of high rents. It expects no growth in retail rents in urban areas but growth of up to 5 per cent ... depending on the economic situation, she said. The forecast applies to both mass-market and luxury homes. UBS sees a slight improvement in office rents for the rest of the year. It has revised down ...

  8. Business - China Business - RESULTS

    China Resources, brewer of Snow beer, to expand retail outlets

    Posted Aug 18th 2012, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So charlotte.so@scmp.com Brewer of Snow to expand retail outlets to 'get ahead of the competition' after posting 36.5 per cent first-half growth; shares jump 11.2 per cent on HKEx China Resources' growth rises China Resources Enterprise, the brewer of Snow Beer, the mainland's No 1 beer in terms of sales volume, said it will grow its retail outlets ...

  9. Upgrades and downgrades

    Posted Feb 24th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and other residential projects. S&P increased estimates for retail rents 'to take into account the sharp recovery in consumer confidence'. It has raised its recommendation ... 1yr:52.48 The earnings forecasts and price target were raised on an expected improvement in retail rents this year. Analysts Anil Daswani and Alex Poon projected average retail rents would grow ...

  10. Chongqing investors eye shops for best returns

    Posted Jul 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... is the only investment tool that will fail no one. You can only gain from it.' The 54-year-old owns two flats and two retail properties in the southwestern city, which is home to 30 million people and has been labelled the fastest-growing metropolis in the world. Chen started buying properties in 1993 when he invested about 240,000 yuan to purchase three retail spaces of between 28 ...




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