David Ng

Mass-market homes hit new price, rental highs

Prices and rents for mass residential property hit record highs last month as the new government failed to take action to cool the market.

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 11:11pm

Arrests hang over lucrative land hoard

Sun Hung Kai Properties (SHKP) could generate HK$150 billion in property sales over a decade by developing its 26 million square foot farmland portfolio, according to a new report, which also warns that such a move may have been set back by the recent arrest of the company's two joint-chairmen.

1 May 2012 - 12:00am

Ask our experts

Media reports have suggested there are 64 million empty flats on the mainland. The figure is unverifiable, but it is supported by satellite photos of what appear to be virtual ghost towns. The number has become quite a talking point - it speaks to the possibility of a vast oversupply of housing and to the unreliability of official data. This week's question is:

18 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

More medicine to cool raging property fever

The mainland property market is in danger of getting policy frostbite, such is the fervour with which Beijing is introducing measures to cool overheated prices.

The latest initiative is a mooted freeze on real estate companies raising capital, in the hope they will stop building bigger and higher apartment towers.

29 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

David Ng

Who? In 2000, David Ng and two partners formed Matchit, a company creating contemporary Chinese furniture with an emphasis on fine craftsmanship and concealed engineering. Matchit dissolved at the beginning of this year and Ng is preparing to relaunch the furniture line under his own name.

31 May 2009 - 12:00am

Nationality issue a question of semantics

I REFER to the letter headlined 'Nationality issue still unclear' (South China Morning Post, January 2) and would like to clarify the points which were raised by David Ng.

23 Jan 1996 - 12:00am

Streamlining for the customers

THE development of Quality Management in Hong Kong is always evolving, and the latest trend is ''process re-engineering''.

That is according to David Ng, joint director of the Hong Kong Benchmarking Clearing House.

Mr Ng said process re-engineering was ''about starting from zero''.

1 Aug 1994 - 12:00am

Commitment, support from chiefs a must

THE importance of training is constantly emphasised in the context of ISO certification.

It is necessary that staff should be aware of their company's quality policy, understand the new procedures that are being introduced and, in some cases, upgrade their skills.

25 Mar 1994 - 12:00am