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  1. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    More pragmatism needed over Hong Kong's land policy

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 01:05am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn There's been some gnashing of teeth within the government over the supposedly low bids from property developers over the land premiums they have tendered recently. Meanwhile, the government has been trying for the past few years to force down property prices, first by attempting to talk the market down and then by introducing the stamp duty. The market has ...

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    Legco advisers to tobacco groups should declare their interest

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 01:37am by Howard Winn

    ... period. "Both traffic wardens and environmental protection inspectors are empowered to enforce the law. Traffic wardens will enforce the law during their normal patrol duty. The EPD, ...

  3. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Fishy business on the rise in Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 12:29am by Howard Winn

    ... that surrounded HSBC and UnionPay, we should alert you to an offer from UnionPay which allows discounts of up to 10 per cent at duty-free shops in 60 airports around the world starting this month. ...

  4. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Is it possible to be a good CEO and a good mother?

    Posted Mar 04th 2014, 05:09am by Howard Winn

    ... delegation treated themselves to an extended bar crawl around some night spots in Central recently. It was all in the line of duty, of course. The delegation was headed by Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor, ...

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    2013 was a good year for HKEx's Charles Li

    Posted Mar 01st 2014, 12:32am by Howard Winn

    ... balance. The amount of after-hours duties and travel required in senior positions makes it difficult to juggle work and family life. Another discouraging factor is cultural, with senior executives ...

  6. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    The dark economic thoughts of Charlene Chu

    Posted Feb 05th 2014, 05:37am by Howard Winn

    ... that people holding colonial stamps should redeem them since they would be replaced with new SAR stamps after the handover. Cheung held colonial-era stamps amounting to all of HK$300. She said she ...

  7. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Landlord sues Annells' AzureTax over unpaid office rent

    Posted Jan 28th 2014, 01:27am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn Given our extensive coverage of the trials and tribulations of Deborah Annells and her tax consultancy business, AzureTax, we feel duty-bound to advise you of the latest developments. The landlord who owns the company premises in Lippo Centre is suing her for unpaid rent and vacant possession of the property. Readers will recall that Annells, a well-known tax consultant ...

  8. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Murray Building units not for sale: Cheung Kong please note

    Posted Jun 29th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... at the Apex Horizon Hotel in Kwai Chung, as a way of avoiding the payment of the new stamp duty. Clause 30 of the tender documents notes that the purchaser shall not "assign, mortgage, charge, ...

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    Town Planning Board's atrocious decision on Peak boutique hotel

    Posted Oct 09th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... stamp to the application. It claims to have considered environmental and traffic aspects in arriving at its decision. The hotel is expected to have about 52 people, so how can the Transport ...

  10. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    New cultural district to inflate interest with bouncy Stonehenge

    Posted Apr 24th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... the biggest constraint in Asia seems to be relatively high stamp duties and fees for exchanges such as Hong Kong and Singapore. HFT accounts for 27 per cent of total market volume in Australia ...




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