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  1. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Jobless rate could rise if retail sales keep declining, financial secretary warns

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:03am by Phila Siu

    ... Phila Siu phila.siu@scmp.com Poor April figures and troubling external business factors worry financial secretary Fall in retail sales could cost jobs, Tsang says Hong Kong's unemployment rate of 3.1 per cent may go up if retail sales continue to shrink and the external business environment does not improve, Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah warned yesterday. He ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1528229/jobless-rate-could-rise-if-retail-sales-keep-declining-financial
  2. Business - Money - EQUITIES

    Chinese retail investors see quick returns from next round of IPOs

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 01:15am by Daniel Ren

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai ren.wei@scmp.com Retail investors line up for quick IPO returns A clutch of new shares about to flood the mainland's equity market is expected to exacerbate weak sentiment but, emboldened by past experience, retail investors are still queuing up to chase quick returns from the newly listed stocks. Market watchers predict the securities regulator ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/markets-investing/article/1529580/chinese-retail-investors-see-quick-returns-next
  3. Lifestyle

    Local businesses pushed out by luxury retailers catering to the mainland

    Posted Jun 10th 2013, 12:00am

    ... and accounted for 28 per cent of revenue in the retail sector. But the stampede to tap this lucrative market has roused increasing resentment among Hongkongers, as many homegrown businesses and services ... of their observations are echoed by cultural commentators and real-estate agents specialising in retail properties. Sameness in the retail landscape is most obvious in the major shopping districts of Causeway ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/article/1255737/local-businesses-pushed-out-luxury-retailers-catering-mainland
  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Worrying times for Hong Kong's retail trade as mainland visitors' spending falls

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 03:01am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial Worrying times for the retail trade It is to be expected that the loudest complaints about a fall in retail sales would come from shopkeepers paying sky-high rents ... in Hong Kong's retail sales in five years, as the rate of growth in the number of visitors slowed from 26.7 per cent in March to 14.7 per cent. Sales fell in March too. The two straight ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1527037/worrying-times-hong-kongs-retail-trade-mainland-visitors
  5. Business - Money - THE INSIDER

    Retailer I.T leads way with buy-backs

    Posted Jun 09th 2014, 03:29am by Robert Halili

    ... Robert Halili Chairmen of mainland property plays Sinolink Worldwide and CIFI also catch the buying spirit Retailer I.T leads way with buy-backs Last week saw several significant corporate shareholder trades, including retailer I.T buying back for the first time since its listing after a strong run-up in the share price. On the directors' side, Sinolink Worldwide chairman Ou Yaping ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/money/money-news/article/1528194/retailer-it-leads-way-buy-backs
  6. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Gap to be first US retailer to enter Myanmar market

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 08:47pm by Associated Press in Yangon

    ... Associated Press in Yangon Clothing retailer Gap announces it will manufacture garments at two factories in the Myanmar capital Yangon Gap has announced plans to produce clothing in Myanmar, the first American retailer to enter the market since the Southeast Asian country began its transition to democracy three years ago. Two factories in the commercial capital, Yangon, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1527602/gap-be-first-us-retailer-enter-myanmar-market
  7. Business - Companies - UNIVERSITY CHALLENGE

    Toy retailer upgrade plan scores win for local team

    Posted Jun 07th 2014, 01:13am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... Benjamin Robertson benjamin.robertson@scmp.com HKU team takes top prize in finals of HSBC case study competition with analysis of Toys 'R' Us Toy retailer upgrade plan scores win ... by one panel judge against crossing the line into lecturing, the team was a clear favourite with the judges and was half-jokingly offered jobs by Fung Retailing executive director Pieter Schats. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/article/1527011/toy-retailer-upgrade-plan-scores-win-local-team
  8. News - Hong Kong - SHOPPING

    Drop in retail sales biggest in five years as surge in number of mainland visitors slows

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 11:51pm by Amy Nip, Denise Tsang

    ... Amy Nip and Denise Tsang Figures dip for third month in a row, with trade in luxury items down almost 40pc in April as surge in number of mainland visitors slows Drop in retail sales biggest in five years Hong Kong’s retail sales in April dropped the sharpest in five years, adding fuel to the controversial debate on curbing mainland tourist numbers. Consumption fell 9.8 per ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1524898/drop-retail-sales-biggest-five-years-surge-number-mainland-visitors
  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - LEASING

    Sportswear retailer sells online but still needs his shop in Mong Kok

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 02:18pm by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Yet businesses insist they need to keep some physical retail presence for customers Online shoppers help ease retailers' rising rent pain Small sportswear retailer Jimmy Wong Man-fai started to offer online shopping in 2005 as soaring rents forced him to scale down his shop in Mong Kok. Wong had to make the switch in his business strategy when Ginza ...

    http://www.scmp.com/property/hong-kong-china/article/1523767/sportswear-retailer-sells-online-still-needs-his-shop-mong
  10. Business - Companies - RETAILING

    Robinsons Retail eyes family-owned chains to compete with rival

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 01:30am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg in Manila Philippine retailer to compete with rival chain by acquiring small businesses in rural areas Robinsons eyes family-owned stores for growth Billionaire John Gokongwei is scouting chains of family-owned stores to expand into faster-growing Philippine towns as part of a plan to compete with retail stores controlled by the nation's richest man, Henry Sy. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/companies/article/1524112/robinsons-retail-eyes-family-owned-chains-compete-rival

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