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  1. Trade minister predicts Cepa will generate $4.2b and 7,000 jobs

    Posted Mar 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Dikky Sinn The trade pact between Hong Kong and the mainland would inject $4.2 billion into the city's economy and create 7,200 new jobs this year, the trade minister estimated ... transport, advertising, tourism and telecommunications sectors had increased their investments in Hong Kong by about $1 billion because of the trade pact, he said. Mr Tsang said he expected ...

  2. Hong Kong heading for crisis of credibility over IPO frauds

    Posted May 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Goodstadt praises the hands-on prudential approach of Hong Kong's regulators. He credits it with preserving the stability of the city's banking system during the 2008 financial crisis ... with Tom Holland Leo Goodstadt is a smart chap. He was deputy editor of the Far Eastern Economic Review in the old magazine's glory days, and he headed the Hong Kong government's ...

  3. Business - Economy - TRADE

    Hong Kong exports to double next year

    Posted Dec 08th 2012, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... to double next year The Hong Kong Trade Development Council says the city's export growth will double next year from this year. In terms of export value, growth is expected to be 4 per cent ... this year. The index has stayed below the threshold of 50 for the whole year, reflecting concern over the European debt crisis and the slowdown in the mainland's economy. Above 50 indicates ...

  4. Public hospitals may act on mainland mothers

    Posted Apr 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with the situation said that of the 11,000 mainland mothers who gave birth at public hospitals last year, more than 7,000 did not have a Hong Kong husband. 'Public hospitals will definitely cut ... was more than: 7,000 ...

  5. Hong Kong's history at the root of identity crisis

    Posted Jan 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... an identity crisis. It was first noticed in the 1980s when China and Britain were negotiating over the future of Hong Kong. At that time, prominent academic Helen Siu wrote numerous columns to analyse ... understand that they couldn't and wouldn't want to leave Hong Kong. From then on, they have identified Hong Kong as their home. Over the years, citizens have become increasingly proud ...

  6. Business - Companies - ANALYSIS

    Citic's mega takeover deal comes as win-win for Beijing and Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 01:40am by George Chen

    ... and HK One move, two gains. Nowadays Beijing and Hong Kong may not agree on a lot of things, but the Citic deal is clearly a win-win for both sides. Beijing's decision to let a Hong Kong-listed unit of Citic Group take over its parent company in a deal valued at about 225 billion yuan (HK$283.6 billion) surprised the financial community on Wednesday evening. In fact, the more ...

  7. Global crisis brings out best in Hong Kong

    Posted Dec 04th 2009, 12:00am by Ajay Shamdasani

    ... in Beijing and worries over Hong Kong's post 1997-future, the event was a much-needed boost for a business community whose nerves were frayed. Despite the plethora of business awards handed out ... . However, as always, DHL is confident about the future of Hong Kong market. We believe that a crisis is the best time for the best to play at their best.' Among Hong Kong's assets that he ...

  8. Hong Kong's identity crisis

    Posted May 25th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is possible has shrunk. This is a tragedy because Hong Kong enjoys a significant comparative advantage over its hinterland, as an international city and China's 'window on the world'. ... Forse is a history teacher at Island School and a 30-year resident of Hong Kong ...

  9. Authority cashes in on pregnancy policy

    Posted Feb 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Lilian Goh, Norma Connolly

    ... HK$28.6 million in one day. The new fees were denounced by a Hong Kong man who went with his mainland wife to make a booking at Queen Elizabeth Hospital. 'It is unfair. I am a Hongkonger. ... the fees were reasonable. 'Both my husband and I are not Hongkongers, but we think Hong Kong is a better place for the child to grow up and be educated. It is worthwhile to pay more. We ...

  10. Hong Kong's identity crisis

    Posted Oct 14th 2003, 12:00am by Christine Loh

    ... Intimidation has no place in a civilised society where the rule of law reigns. Hong Kong people were shocked to hear that Winston Chu Ka-sun had been forced to step down as chairman ... be effectively disabled. My experience of Hong Kong people is that they do not stand for threats to their way of life. They know that if fellow citizens are allowed to be silenced by criminal means, ...




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