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  1. Business - China Business

    China Vanke seeks to study property abroad before making plunge

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Angela Che

    ... Angela Che angela.che@scmp.com China Vanke plans to study overseas China Vanke, the mainland's biggest listed property developer, will study overseas markets for at least two to three ... be primary choices for the company. But further studies were needed before it drew up detailed plans and a timetable. Yu made the remarks after the presentation of China Vanke's interim results. ...

  2. Cathay loses appeal over payout to attendant

    Posted May 24th 2006, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Cathay Pacific has lost its bid to overturn a nearly $800,000 compensation claim against it by a flight attendant whose leg was injured in an accident almost six years ago. Wong Sau-lai was injured when a drawer from a beverage cart fell on her knee durin ...

  3. Green groups wary of sly wetland plan

    Posted Oct 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of controversy over the creation of a recreation centre and golf course by Sun Hung Kai Properties, which owns some of the site. The two ecologists told members of Green Power they were studying ... to development. But Sun Hung Kai has denied it sent ecologists to the site, and reiterated that there were no plans to resume the golf course development. Ken Ching See-ho, a researcher from ...

  4. Town planning review to boost Shun Tak project

    Posted Mar 15th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Foster Wong Shun Tak Holdings expects the size of its $4.5 billion residential-hotel-casino-commercial project in Macau to increase 20 per cent, thanks to a government plan to review the city's town planning on land reclamation. The conglomerate, headed by Stanley Ho Hung-sun, would see the gross floor area of the project increase to about 3.6 million square feet from about three ...

  5. Planned government revamp to add two bureaus, disband one

    Posted Apr 19th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Denise Hung Taxpayers will pay more than HK$10 million a year for the government's plan to create an extra bureau following a revamp of policy bureaus and a reshuffle of responsibilities. Following the re-election of Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen to a five-year term, the government has completed a study on its own organisation. A resolution will be tabled ...

  6. To avoid a future crisis, Hong Kong needs to come up with a water plan

    Posted Jul 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Hong Kong has survived many uncertainties and crises in the 15 years since the handover. However, we are still failing to plan ahead of time and think in a broader perspective. Water ... plan. Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying must act swiftly on this issue. Su Liu, manager, Greater China, Civic Exchange ...

  7. Buy-back plan gives Soho China a boost in HK

    Posted Jun 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Paggie Leung paggie.leung@scmp.com Hong Kong-listed mainland developer Soho China is planning to buy back up to US$200 million worth of shares, saying its share price doesn't reflect its balance-sheet strength. The announcement, made in a filing with the Hong Kong stock exchange around midday yesterday, pushed up its share price from HK$5.67 at noon to HK$5.99. The stock ...

  8. Kwoks try to ensure a 'sense of security'

    Posted Jul 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... projects, while Edward Kwok was a sales and project manager responsible for feasibility studies, marketing and planning of new residential projects. They will be supported by two new deputy managing ... telling them: 'The only thing to fear is fear itself.' And an academic who has studied the management of Chinese family businesses says the decision of joint chairmen and managing ...

  9. Power plans head for summer release

    Posted Feb 28th 2005, 12:00am by Denise Tsang

    ... Denise Tsang End in sight for months-long talks on future spending by energy suppliers Government approvals for the controversial investment plans of Hong Kong's two power suppliers ... dragged on since July last year, as the regulators weigh the effects their plans will have on future electricity charges and the city's air quality. Complicating the issue is the expiry ...

  10. Shun Tak plans top hotel for Macau

    Posted Mar 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Shun Tak Holdings, which runs businesses ranging from property to shipping and hotels, says it plans to build 'an ultra-luxury hotel' on Macau's Cotai strip in view of the strong growth in its hospitality business. It announced the plan after reporting a 9.9 per cent drop in net profit to HK$781 million last year as a result of lower ...




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