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  1. News - Hong Kong - LABOUR

    All-day standing drives shopping mall restroom cleaners round the bend

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 04:28am by SAMUEL CHAN, LO WEI

    ... Samuel Chan and Lo Wei Spotless bathrooms are the pride of the city's high-end malls. But their poorly paid staff are feeling the pain from spending hours on their feet All-day ... Kowloon's plush Elements Mall. "Even leaning against the wall is out of the question," says the 65-year-old, a former warehouse worker who became a cleaner two years ago. The only rest he ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China

    Shimao shifts strategy to build mini malls serving its nearby housing projects

    Posted Jan 17th 2014, 11:47am by Sandy Li

    ... "mini" shopping malls and hotels instead of large projects, so as to speed up the turnover of assets and free up capital for future expansion. The firm- chaired by Hui Wing-mau- unveiled the new ... to a change in market demand." She said the preliminary plans for some of the firm's shopping malls, covering about 30,000 to 40,000 square metres each, would be downsized to serve only ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Let's open up our streets to enterprise

    Posted Feb 15th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... systematically chased away hawkers and made our streets safe for brand-name shops and luxury shopping malls. I am not one to believe in conspiracy theories of collusion between the government and the big ... The economic benefits were taken away from free-wheeling hawkers and have accrued to rent-seeking landlords and developers, and shopping chains. This is a difficult, multifaceted issue. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CAPACITY

    Once-tranquil towns being transformed by major shopping malls for tourists

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 04:30am by Stuart Lau

    ... Residents in the New Territories have expressed frustration over what they see as the transformation of their communities into major shopping districts, with malls increasingly geared towards ... resident at the mall with his daughter. "But there aren't a lot of other choices. Local shops are getting further away." Tuen Mun has fast been going the same way since the opening ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - JAKE'S VIEW

    Housing Authority has no business in being a shopping mall landlord

    Posted Jan 26th 2014, 05:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... of spiffing up the shops and hiking the rents. Let's put this into its proper perspective. In Housing Authority parlance a shopping mall is not a shopping mall. It is an ancillary services ... areas, shoppers mostly abandoned the gloomy, dusty halls for high street malls. The Link Reit changed this. It brought in new tenants, new ideas, and made shops again of what were meant ...

  6. Comment - Letters

    Many small shops in Link Reit's malls

    Posted Jan 27th 2014, 03:21am by LETTERS

    ... Many small retailers are in Link Reit's shopping centres I refer to Albert Cheng's column ("Link's campaign for more flexibility for Hong Kong reits should raise ... cent of the total retail shops in our portfolio, the same ratio as at the time of our initial public offering in 2005. To help small tenants stay abreast of latest market trends, we set up ...

  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - RETAILING

    Rise of online shopping forces mainland malls into rethink

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 04:34am by Peggy Sito

    ... mall shake-up The rise of online shopping on the mainland is forcing malls to restructure their retail mix to provide more entertainment and food and beverage outlets in order to boost customer traffic. The winners in the mainland battle for customers will be the best-located shopping centres in prime districts, while super-sized malls in remoter areas will battle to maintain rentals, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Border malls make shopping easy for mainlanders, industry chief says

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 12:46pm

    ... Stuart Lau and Samuel Chan Call for convenient facilities emerges as immigration prepares to launch fast auto-clearance channels for visitors from across the border More shopping centres ... could set up retail facilities in the proposed locations to divert tourists from major shopping districts, Travel Industry Council chairman Michael Wu Siu-ieng suggested on Monday. “Based ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - RETAILING

    Hungry shoppers miss out as malls cut food courts for higher rents

    Posted Apr 07th 2014, 04:39am by Sandy Li

    ... as malls raise rents Hungry shoppers may face longer waits in future if they want to fill up at shopping centre food courts, assuming they can find one. The popular food courts, which offer fast ... renovation," Woo said. For instance, Pacific Place in Admiralty closed its food court during a makeover in 2008. But not every shopping mall has adopted the same strategy. Vernon Ma Wai-lock, ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hailstorm exposes safety failings in our malls

    Posted Apr 01st 2014, 03:27am by SCMP Editorial

    ... with images of rain pouring down like waterfalls inside a glitzy shopping mall in Kowloon Tong; torrents of water raging down the steps of an underground train station; lifts and rail tracks flooded ... inevitable under such adverse circumstances. Some shops inside the mall were unable to open yesterday, raising questions about insurance and compensation. Thankfully, no major injuries were reported. ...




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