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  1. Supermarket chain gets around bag levy

    Posted Jul 04th 2009, 12:00am by Tanna Chong

    ... The move was discovered yesterday as the Environmental Protection Department released the full list of retailers permitted to collect the 50 cent levy, beginning next Tuesday. The list, available at the EPD's website, names more than 50 retailers comprising more than 2,800 outlets. Ka Hing Food Supermarket, which has four stores in Hong Kong, has stopped selling medicine. Only retailers selling ...

  2. Plastic bag levy scheme could be double trouble for shoppers

    Posted Jun 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... because of their size, must impose the levy regardless of the types of goods purchased, from July 7. But other retailers have to deal separately with prescribed goods- including food and drinks, ... the goods. He reminded shoppers not to ask for extra or bigger plastic bags at these counters to pack prescribed goods as this would cause the retailer to commit an offence. In a visit ...

  3. Boom time for centres of attraction

    Posted Apr 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Florentia Village, is the first project in China by RDM Asia, the property development arm of the Italian fashion, retail and property conglomerate Fingen Group. The company, in partnership ... in the coming few years. The 'outlets centre' idea, which emerged in the United States a century ago, has become a sought-after business model on the mainland for local and foreign retailers ...

  4. Retailers vie for top talent

    Posted Sep 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... John Brennan It's hard to imagine life in Hong Kong without the conspicuous presence of luxury brands in the city's shop windows, advertising hoardings and video screens. And, given their long-standing love affair with high-end labels, locals se ...

  5. Take a break from seasonal retail rush with songs of holly

    Posted Nov 27th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. Christmas seems to come earlier and earlier each year. For a break from the retailer's version of commercialised seasonal cheer, music organisation Katterwall is bringing back its traditional form of good tidings to all with a community carol singalong and concert (last year's event pictured) at the Lok ...

  6. Draconian rules are not helping wet markets and hawkers

    Posted May 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I regularly shop at Ngau Chi Wan Market. I have observed problems related to officers from the Food and Environmental Hygiene Department. There are too many of them patrolling the market and this makes it difficult for businesses to operate smoothly and f ...

  7. Shoeshiners emerge from legal limbo under new licence scheme

    Posted Dec 17th 2009, 12:00am by Kobi Chan

    ... Kobi Chan Shoeshiners will be able to get licences under a declaration that is due to become law tomorrow. Hawkers have plied the trade for years, but their future was put in doubt after several were arrested earlier this year. The Hawker (Permitted Place ...

  8. A new retail experience in HK

    Posted Mar 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Located at the heart of Tsim Sha Tsui, the new K11 shopping complex on Hanoi Road is expected to give Hong Kong a completely different kind of retail experience. Conceived ... for employees who will be able to identify with the brand and have the ability to help us cultivate a new retail generation in Hong Kong,' Mr Cheng said. 'New hires should be open-minded, ...

  9. Drop plastic bag levy for 2 years, says retail group

    Posted Nov 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai The plastic bag levy should be shelved by the government for at least two years and then be applied, if necessary, to all retailers, the head of the Hong Kong Retail ... with the Environmental Protection Department within designated periods. Caroline Mak Sui-king, chairwoman of the Retail Management Association, said the organisation would prefer the levy to be introduced to all ...

  10. Hong Kong Faces

    Posted Mar 19th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... as chairwoman of the Hong Kong Retail Management Association. But it's not the image she has of herself. In private life, she is easy-going and seldom the decision maker. 'I don't feel ... very easy-going.' But that does not stop her from stepping into her confident, clear-minded self in front of the media to eloquently voice the concerns and opinions of the retail sector. ...




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