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  1. 'No conflict' with London exchange

    Posted May 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... chairman Ronald Arculli, who is lobbying to tighten regulation on dark pools, Rolet says the London exchange's dark pool has benefited it. 'I do not see any conflict. They provide more ...

  2. Conflict of interest rules ICAC chief out of Tsang probe

    Posted Mar 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung, Colleen Lee and Emily Tsang The head of the anti-corruption watchdog will not be involved in its investigation into Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen after declaring his own conflict of interest. ICAC commissioner Timothy Tong Hin-ming said he had close links with the developer of Tsang's retirement penthouse in Shenzhen. The investigation was only ...

  3. Japanese propose plan to avoid maritime conflicts

    Posted Nov 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Teddy Ng in Beijing teddy.ng@scmp.com Japanese Foreign Minister Koichiro Gemba yesterday proposed to China the setting up of a 'crisis-management mechanism' to avoid conflicts ... with Japan strengthening ties with countries that had territorial claims that conflicted with China's claim to the South China Sea. ...

  4. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Changing faces: Syrian Fadi Chehne sees his future in China

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 12:00am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Four years ago, Fadi Chehne moved to China with his father, who wanted to pursue new business opportunities in Asia when the economic crisis hit the West. The 24-year-old, who was born in Syria ... where he works part time as a manager, to discuss business, culture, the civil war in his homeland and his personal beliefs. Where are you from? I am from Syria. At the age of five or six, ...

  5. Conflicting stories betray confusion over the yuan

    Posted Sep 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Tom Holland There's been an awful lot of confused media coverage about China's yuan over the last week or so. Just consider the stories that emerged yesterday from Beijing and London. According to one story, Chinese officials told European busin ...

  6. Young and old in conflict

    Posted Jun 15th 2007, 12:00am by Alex Frew Mcmillan

    ... Singapore and Taiwan has found an 'inter-generational' conflict in how the two generations view wealth management. The report reveals that the younger generation's more aggressive ... with the statement: 'Wealth cannot buy you real friendship or true love.' Another 67 per cent believe the pursuit of wealth creates pressure, while 61 per cent feel it can also cause conflicts ...

  7. Conflict of interest fears rejected

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

    ... Zoe Mak Businessman Wilfred Wong Ying-wai yesterday rejected that any conflict of interest existed in former secretary for economic development and labour Stephen Ip Shu-kwan taking a role ... after he was left out of the cabinet reshuffle in July. Former government officials are supposed to wait at least a year before taking up commercial positions to avoid potential conflicts ...

  8. Zhongnanhai watchers offer conflicting views

    Posted Mar 25th 2008, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... with Jake van der Kamp 'The [fuel] shortages come as state leaders including Premier Wen Jiabao reiterated that Beijing would not waver from its goal of wrestling down inflation, which surged to a 10-year high of 8.7 per cent last month...' SCMP ...

  9. Time for government to face conflict of interest concern

    Posted Sep 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... in conflict and that the majority of the exchange's board be appointed as a safeguard. However, when the Exchange Fund is the largest single shareholder in the exchange, the element of commercial interest is present. The potential conflict of interest is further complicated by the fact that of the six appointees, four are members of the Executive Council, the government's top ...

  10. Webb slams HKEx stake as creating conflict of interest

    Posted Sep 11th 2007, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... the government in a position of conflict of interest as its policy-making may affect the companies it invests in. 'There really is no need to have any equity exposure at all,' Mr Webb said. ...




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