PBOC unit to revive China Southern Securities by taking over its investment bank and all 74 branchesTuesday, 2 August, 2005, 12:00am
Former builder prefers a mainland partner for $4.6b capital commitment in Yangkou deep sea project
Aspiring port operator Paul Y-ITC Construction Holdings is looking for strategic partners to co-invest in its proposed deep sea port project in Yangkou, according to deputy chairman Tom Lau.23 Jul 2005 - 12:00am
The lines between telecommunications and broadcasting will be further blurred this year when Hutchison Global Communications (HGC) and Television Broadcasts (TVB) subsidiary SuperSun begin bundling fixed-line voice services, pay-television and broadband connectivity into a single package.14 Jul 2005 - 12:00am
Investors in Hong Kong are showing sophistication in the way they are diversifying their portfolios
GLOBALISATION OF THE banking industry over the last five years has made lending increasingly competitive. This has led to bigger risks and slimmer profit margins for banks, which has prompted a growing number of them to look for alternate sources of income.9 Jun 2005 - 12:00am
Three years ago, as Macau decided to break up a casino monopoly, Hong Kong tycoon Cheng Yu-tung set his sights on the less competitive Philippine gaming and hospitality market.
While Macau aimed to transform itself into Asia's Las Vegas, the government in Manila decided to modernise its 55-year-old casino industry as part of a drive to attract foreign investors.30 May 2005 - 12:00am
THERE IS A fresh presence in Hong Kong's banking community. Launched last month, Fubon Bank (HK) is the renamed International Bank of Asia (IBA), bought by Taiwanese finance giant Fubon Financial Holdings in February last year for $3.2 billion.28 May 2005 - 12:00am
A co-founder and executive director of Hutchison Global Communications Holdings (HGC) was alleged to have been involved in insider dealing five years ago, when the company was known as Vanda Systems & Communications Holdings, a tribunal heard yesterday.18 May 2005 - 12:00am
Mainland giant seen as potential buyer after the troubled British firm lost out on major contracts
Telecommunications equipment manufacturer Huawei Technologies may be in line to buy Marconi Corp, one of Britain's most famous technology firms.11 May 2005 - 12:00am
China.com, under the direction of chairman Raymond Chien Kuo-fung (above), will invest $40 million in expanding its website content and promoting a new online game this year.
The company, formerly known as hongkong.com corp, says website membership has grown 40 per cent to 50 per cent to 70 million in the past four months.28 Apr 2005 - 12:00am
Debt collectors find it a tough job appeasing HSBC's peter wong
Debt collectors, we all know, can be a breed apart: boxers gone to seed, wrestlers past their prime and tired old triads. Weigh-in and ugly-parade at the interview. No pretty boys need apply. With profound apologies, of course, to the exceptions.27 Apr 2005 - 12:00am