Strong demand for office space from financial institutions and foreign hedge funds drove office rents in Central 4 per cent higher last month.Wednesday, 21 March, 2007, 12:00am
Q What do you think of the redevelopment plan for Peel and Graham streets?
Talkback writers Andrew Stormont (February 28), Cynthia Lee Hong-yee, Hannah Silverstein and Annaliese Johnsen (March 1) raised interesting issues on our Peel Street/Graham Street project. We would like to respond.5 Mar 2007 - 12:00am
Hong Kong has the third most expensive business district
Hong Kong's Central has maintained its position as the most expensive business district in the Asia-Pacific region and the third most expensive in the world, as rents in the office hub continue to rise, according to a survey released yesterday.5 Jan 2007 - 12:00am
Live Art - Fragrant Wan Chai
British artist Jyll Bradley helps Wan Chai residents to translate their stories into flower installations. Tomorrow, noon-5pm, Experimental Gallery, 3/F, Arts Centre, 2 Harbour Rd, Wan Chai. Inquiries: 2913 5521
Searching for Clues20 Oct 2004 - 12:00am
The office leasing market has been dominated recently by smaller tenants on weak sentiment, according to FPDSavills.
The property consultant said the subdued market sentiment was compounded by the seasonal slowdown brought about by the summer holidays. It said most of the transactions recorded were for small units of between 1,000 and 2,000 square feet.28 Aug 2002 - 12:00am
Grade-A office rental rates in Central dropped 7.9 per cent in the first quarter due to a decrease in take-up, according to DTZ Debenham Tie Leung.
Research director Alva To said he expected the office leasing market to continue to be slow in the second quarter.10 Apr 2002 - 12:00am
The rate of downward adjustment in prime office rents has accelerated in the past few months as economies have consolidated worldwide.
Colliers Jardine said grade-A office rents had been coming off since the end of February.8 Aug 2001 - 12:00am
The latest reclamation project in Central and Wan Chai, if pushed ahead as planned, will exacerbate the office oversupply problem in the central business district and drive up vacancies, Chesterton Petty says.23 Sep 1998 - 12:00am
DRAWING can relax one's body and mind. Artists also develop analytical thinking as they organise their paintings.
In a recent drawing contest for children, participants not only had a taste of these benefits but also exchanged drawing skills with each other.26 Oct 1993 - 12:00am