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  1. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Lai Sun rules out price cut despite new property tax

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Developer says low interest rates and tight supply to keep housing market stable Lai Sun rules out price cut despite new property tax Lai Sun Development has no plans to cut the prices of its new project in Yau Tong despite the 15 per cent additional stamp duty imposed on non-permanent residents and corporate buyers. "We expect home prices ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - EARNINGS

    New World Development's net profit dives 54.6 pc in first half

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 02:55pm by Yvonne Liu

    ... after-sales service." Cheng said the government should use the money from the extra stamp duty "to build more public housing and speed up their construction". New World's revenue ...

  3. Property - Hong Kong & China - EARNINGS

    Sino Land sees HK$4b in property sales in Hong Kong and China since July

    Posted Oct 24th 2013, 03:47am by Peggy Sito

    ... The government has taken a series of steps since October last year to curb prices, including imposing a 15 per cent buyer's stamp duty on residential purchases by non-resident and corporate buyers. It also imposed mortgage restrictions and taxes on quick resales. In February, a further round of cooling measures was introduced, including the doubling of stamp duty levied on residential ...

  4. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Dah Chong Hong posts 13.8pc drop in earnings

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 01:11am by TIFFANY AP

    ... growth for the mainland market in the coming year. "There should be some recovery for Isuzu heavy duty truck sales," chief executive Donald Yip Moon-tong said at a results briefing, ...

  5. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Hong Kong secondary home sales plunge to Sars-era levels

    Posted Mar 16th 2013, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... stamp duty and buyer's stamp duty, which dampened the residential market, the company managed to book more transactions from the non-residential property market last year. There were only ...

  6. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Hong Kong developer SHKP lowers sales goal as measures bite

    Posted Sep 12th 2013, 05:17pm by Yvonne Liu

    ... in the past financial year. "The current property market relies on end-users. Property speculation stopped after the government introduced additional stamp duties," said Victor Lui Ting, ...

  7. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    China Overseas aims for HK$100b in property sales for 2013

    Posted Mar 19th 2013, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... in response to increases in the types and rate of stamp duty. ...

  8. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Swire expects office rents to stay stable

    Posted Mar 15th 2013, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... with the completion of the Argenta residential development and the expected sale of the remaining units at Azura. "The effect of substantial increases and other changes in Hong Kong stamp duty on demand ...

  9. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    Hang Lung has no timetable for sale of 1,400-flat stockpile

    Posted Feb 01st 2013, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... was disrupted by the government's announcement of an extra 15 per cent buyer's stamp duty in late October. "And last May, we only sold 100 units at Long Beach, although about 400 ...

  10. Business - Companies - EARNINGS

    NWS on the lookout for toll roads in China

    Posted Sep 26th 2013, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... container ports in Tianjin. Facility management profit dropped 5 per cent to HK$1.1 billion due to the expiry of the firm's Hong Kong airport duty-free concession at the end of last year. NWS still operates duty-free outlets in Lo Wu and Hung Hom and manages the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. ...




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