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  1. Promoting women at home and work

    Posted Mar 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the fact that there are more female accountants working at junior levels than men. A Standard Chartered survey, meanwhile, has shown only 9 per cent of women are directors of listed blue-chip firms ... domestic helpers and one parent has to take care of a baby, again, it is more likely the mother who quits to stay home. To encourage women to be directors, there is need for more support from ...

  2. HK out of step as women fill just 8.9pc of directorships

    Posted Nov 27th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... report prepared jointly by Community Business and the Cranfield University School of Management shows that there are 47 women board directors at the listed companies, taking up 8.9 per cent ... or 66.7 per cent of the 42 listed companies, had women on their boards while 14 or 33.3 per cent had all-male boards. Fifteen companies had more than one female director, accounting for 35.7 per ...

  3. Business - Comment - THE INSIDER

    Directors dip into cement buys as share prices fall

    Posted Aug 27th 2012, 12:00am by Robert Halili

    ... Robert Halili Concrete plays by insiders grab attention amid announcements of falls in company earnings Directors dip into cement buys as share prices fall Company directors bought fewer shares and sold more stock in their own firms between August 20 and August 24, based on filings made to the stock exchange. A total of 17 companies reported 78 insider purchases by directors ...

  4. Director denies insider trading

    Posted Jan 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com A former director general of the Civil Aviation Department appeared in Eastern Court yesterday accused of using insider information to buy shares ... price-sensitive information he obtained as a non-executive director of Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Company (Haeco) to acquire 4,000 Haeco shares one trading day before Swire Pacific acquired 15 per ...

  5. No excuse for keeping women a small minority on advisory boards

    Posted Apr 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the administration- HKEx is a listed company, but we all know who pulls the strings- with regard to the number of women appointed to key advisory bodies ('Few women on powerful boards', April 22). A spokeswoman for the Development Bureau said that women are under-represented on the Town Planning Board- six women members out of 29- because 'we consider it more important to appoint the right ...

  6. Directors at Resources Holdings aid ICAC

    Posted Jul 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Eric Ng eric.mpng@scmp.com Trading of shares in jewellery retailer Hong Kong Resources Holdings remained suspended for the fourth day after two of its directors, including lawyer ... trading of its shares on Monday, pending an announcement of price-sensitive information. Yesterday, the firm said Wong and executive director Chui Chuen-shun had returned to the office and resumed ...

  7. Directors win for good governance

    Posted Nov 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Nick Westra

    ... Nick Westra The Hong Kong Institute of Directors unveiled the winners of its directors of the year awards yesterday, highlighting the positive relationship between a company's good ... a winner in the non-executive director category. Thomas Jefferson Wu, managing director of Hopewell Holdings, and Lu Dongshang, chairman of Zhaojin Mining Industry, were among the winners ...

  8. Magazines - Style

    Anita Fung: The HSBC chief executive who broke through the glass ceiling

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00pm by Jane Moir

    ... the experience. "When looking at success, I do not believe one should focus on gender," she says. "There are a lot of senior women colleagues in HSBC who are running key businesses ... Women on Boards: Hang Seng Index 2012". Hang Seng Bank leads the way among banks with five out of its 16 board members being women. The study found that among Hong Kong's leading ...

  9. HKEx board tussle to put finance chief in spotlight on director vote

    Posted Jan 01st 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... in the exchange. This year there are two director vacancies, with the remaining brokers on the board - Vincent Li Kwan-ho and Bill Kwok Chi-piu - to retire. The 13-member HKEx board comprises six government appointees, six shareholder-elected directors and chief executive Paul Chow Man-yiu. Two of the six shareholder-elected directors retire every year and have to be replaced. It is unclear ...

  10. Curbs on directors rapped as too tough

    Posted Aug 27th 2005, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Enoch Yiu The man widely tipped to be the next chairman of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing yesterday criticised the criteria governing independent non-executive directors as being too tough, making many qualified professionals ineligible. HKEx director Marvin Cheung Kin-tung told a packed seminar on corporate governance that current listing rules banned people from becoming ...




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