Chow Sang Sang

Chow Sang Sang makes gold and gem-set jewellery products and is also involved in retailing, property investment, securities, commodity broking and gold bullion trading.

Mixed results for jewellery companies

Chow Sang Sang's first-half profit surged while Emperor Watch & Jewellery did not fare so well. Photo: Sam Tsang

Chow Sang Sang's first-half profit surged 40 per cent year on year to HK$614.75 million on strong sales of gold and jewellery.

Friday, 30 August, 2013, 12:29pm

Jewellers lose out in Beijing's anti-graft drive

Uncertainty grows over jewellery sales in Hong Kong after Beijing bans the airing of advertisements suggesting 'gift giving' before the Lunar New Year.Photo: AP

Shares of high-end jewellery and watch retailers slumped yesterday amid concerns that the anti-corruption push on the mainland would take its toll on sales of luxury goods. Emperor Watch & Jewellery, which fell the most in more than a year, ended down 7.14 per cent at 91 HK cents. Chow Sang Sang dropped 7.2 per cent to HK$20.60, while Luk Fook slid 5.6 per cent to HK$25.45.

8 Feb 2013 - 3:53am

Optimism puts shine on jewellery stocks

Chow Sang Sang share price (HK$)

Stocks of local jewellers and department store operators rallied yesterday as investors scouted for market laggards in anticipation of greater consumer buying power on rising optimism that the mainland's economic recovery is firmly on track.

4 Jan 2013 - 2:48am

What the local media says

Technology to protect data will be installed in ATMs in February.

Sunday, Apple DailyThieves in final bid to steal bank card data

22 Dec 2012 - 2:37am

Demand still huge says man sued over Harvard offer failure

Mark Zimny

A "pretty well-known family" in Hong Kong is still on the books of American consultant Mark Zimny, who is being sued by a disgruntled client whose sons failed to get into Harvard university.

9 Nov 2012 - 3:41am

'Financial upheavals' ate up US$1m of Gerald Chow's money, court told

Mark Zimny

An American college-admissions consultant who received US$2.2 million from a Hong Kong family to support their sons' education in the United States says more than half of the money has been lost in investments.

9 Nov 2012 - 3:31am

At Harvard, Gerald Chow took tutoring to the extreme

Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts.  Photo: AP

Wouldn't you jump at the chance to study at the august John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard? I know I would, at least until I started looking into the calibre of some of its graduates.

24 Oct 2012 - 7:14am 7 comments

Plaintiff in suit over sons' Harvard rejection is jewellery boss

Gerald Chow King-sing, executive director of Chow Sang Sang Holdings, is seeking a refund of US$2.2 million that he paid in an education services agreement with consultant Mark Zimny to improve the propects of his two sons. Photo: Bloomberg

A man suing an American admissions consultant for failing to get his sons into Harvard is the head of the Chow Sang Sang jewellery chain and a former adviser to the Hong Kong government.

11 Oct 2012 - 2:23pm

Market Wrap: Hong Kong stocks end flat; Swire Properties drops

Hong Kong stocks ended flat on Thursday, dragged down by energy counters and property developers, as investors sat on their hands, with activity sharply lower because of  China’s Golden Week holidays.

5 Oct 2012 - 10:11am