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  1. Goldman Sachs veteran retires after 17 years

    Posted Mar 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Naomi Rovnick

    ... of the Wall Street bank's mainland banking joint venture, is retiring after 17 years. 'It is a good time to retire,' said a local headhunting executive. 'The golden years, even ... year. Its shares, once a huge source of wealth for senior bankers with lucrative options packages, plunged 45 per cent in the past 12 months. Goldman is also cutting jobs in Asia. It plans ...

  2. How I retired at 34, by a middle-class husband and dad

    Posted Apr 10th 2005, 12:00am by Markus Gaertner

    ... of his time promoting his self-published book Stop Working, Here's How You Can! which details how Mr Foster escaped the rat race. 'People are told to contribute to retirement savings plans, save $2 million. What are you going to do with $2 million when you're 80?' he asks. He insists it is not as hard as most people might think to escape the regular working life. ...

  3. ING plans cautious expansion in Asia

    Posted Dec 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... should be less affected by the global downturn. 'The fundamentals for the long-term future of Asia are strong: a growing population and clear needs for retirement planning. In that sense, ... from the Dutch government in October to bolster core capital. The group has about 3,000 staff in Hong Kong, the mainland and Macau, where it offers insurance, banking, investment and retirement ...

  4. Group urges rethink on Government Hill site plan

    Posted Feb 16th 2011, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng An alliance of 20 heritage protection groups and former government officials is calling for the Government Hill plan to be reconsidered and more options made available. They submitted a proposal to the Town Planning Board opposing the sale of Government Hill for commercial development and suggesting the Central site be rezoned as a 'heritage precinct'. ...

  5. Trainee pilots to pay own way at SouthernPay-own-way plan wouldn't fly in HK

    Posted Nov 20th 2010, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Charlotte So China Southern Airlines, Asia's largest airline, plans to fast-track its pilot certification programme by hiring high school and university graduates willing to pay ... The existing training programmes fall far short of meeting the demand from airlines, which sometimes tap the ranks of pilots retired from the air force or hire foreign pilots. The pay for pilots, from ...

  6. China Petrochemical plans 10b yuan of notes

    Posted Dec 16th 2008, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... and reduce interest costs by issuing bonds and retiring some bank loans. The firm said in a bond circular to potential buyers that it planned to issue 10 billion yuan in six-month notes next Monday. ... Eric Ng China Petrochemical Corp, the parent of listed China Petroleum & Chemical Corp (Sinopec), plans to issue 10 billion yuan (HK$11.31 billion) worth of short-term notes to lower ...

  7. AIA says Asia units not part of AIG sale plans

    Posted Oct 06th 2008, 12:00am by Carol Chan

    ... insurance and retirement operations in the United States, Europe, Latin America and Japan to repay an US$85 billion US government loan. But if it proved possible, it planned to retain a majority ... Carol Chan American International Assurance (AIA), the largest life insurer in Hong Kong, moved to reassure policyholders, agents and staff yesterday that its parent firm's plan ...

  8. Infineon vows to keep plans on outsourcing

    Posted Jun 16th 2004, 12:00am by Michael Logan

    ... will stay and grow as planned,' said Mr Eggers, who will continue working for the company until his retirement at the end of the year. 'The strategy of the memory-products group ... contractors to rely more on internal capacity. On April 23, the company announced a US$1 billion plan to expand into 12-inch wafer production at its facilities in Virginia. In addition, chief ...

  9. NSSF share transfer plan touted as win-win solution

    Posted Jul 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at the end of last year. But it needs a further 9 trillion yuan by 2075 to pay hundreds of millions of retired workers, according to a World Bank report. The Ministry of Finance says 131 listed ...

  10. Resources magnate mines China links in IPO plan

    Posted Nov 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Naomi Rovnick

    ... public relations people, Palmer is promoting a planned Hong Kong initial public offering of one of his companies, Resourcehouse. This is a newly incorporated business, dominated by two ... years before President Nixon went there,' he says proudly. This story has been appearing quite regularly in Palmer's Australian press interviews since he began planning the flotation. ...




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