Emperor International Holdings

Developer Emperor buys Wan Chai office block for HK$1.6b

Emperor executive director Donald Cheung Ping-keung. Photo: Nora Tam

The commercial tower at 60 Gloucester Road has 27 floors and a basement, with a total gross floor area of about 95,557 square feet. The price works out to HK$16,618 per square foot.

Wednesday, 12 June, 2013, 3:56am

Emperor sees stable gains in retail rents

Property investment and development company Emperor International Holdings expects rental income from its retail properties to increase by up to 20 per cent this year, despite slowing growth in retail sales in Hong Kong.

21 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Emperor buys Macau property for HK$430m

Emperor International Holdings has stepped up its investments in Macau with the purchase of a commercial-residential property for HK$430 million.

The company said it bought a three-storey block with a saleable area of 10,167 square feet in the city's downtown area.

27 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Beijing curbs allow Emperor to lift land bank

Property developer Emperor International Holdings is seeking sites in three provincial capitals on the mainland as Beijing's macroeconomic measures improved opportunities for Hong Kong firms to acquire land.

20 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Emperor banks on Mid-Levels

Property developer Emperor International Holdings aims to raise HK$2 billion by selling its redeveloped residential units in Mid-Levels in four years.

The company, controlled by Albert Yeung Sau-shing, has acquired all the residential units at 5-7 Ying Fai Terrace at Mid-Levels for HK$400 million and 90 per cent ownership of neighbouring 9A-H Seymour Road at HK$400 million.

21 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Emperor invests $1.5b in first mainland project

Share placement in pipeline to help finance office-retail development in Beijing

Emperor International Holdings today will announce a $1.5 billion office-retail development in Beijing, marking its first mainland investment, according to sources.

12 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Emperor sees earnings loss

Emperor International Holdings plunged into the red for the year to March 31 with a loss of HK$255.15 million, compared with a HK$86.75 million profit a year earlier. The loss was mainly due to revaluation deficits on investment properties and impairment losses on properties and other assets. The loss per share was 29.6 HK cents, against earnings of 12.1 HK cents a share previously.

20 Jul 2002 - 12:00am

Emperor's South Bay units on the market

Emperor International Holdings is selling five units at South Bay Palace Tower II at an average price of HK$7,700 per square foot.

The luxury development in Island South has 19 units ranging from 1,698 sq ft to 4,236 sq ft.

Director Tony Tse Wai-chuen said the project could generate proceeds of HK$450 million if all 19 units were sold.

7 Sep 2000 - 12:00am

Emperor begins JC Place sales

Emperor International Holdings is releasing the first 20 flats of JC Place in Tuen Mun at HK$2,378 per square foot in a public sale on April 8. Executive director Tony Tse Wai-chuen expects HK$650 million in revenues to be generated if all 299 units in the project are sold out. Registration for public sale buyers will run from Saturday to April 5.

30 Mar 2000 - 12:00am

Emperor to offer on-line products

Emperor International Holdings plans to promote its investment properties through the Internet arm of sister company Capital Asia, according to a company official.

Executive director Tony Tse Wai-chuen said the company was in talks to provide details of properties for lease on E Daily's Web site.

30 Nov 1999 - 12:00am

Daily News stake cut

Hong Kong Daily News Holdings explained a drop in its share price by saying majority shareholder Emperor International Holdings had sold 234.5 million shares on the market, reducing its stake from 73.31 per cent to 64.31 per cent. Emperor may sell more shares, Daily News Holdings warned.

22 Jan 1999 - 12:00am

Emperor completes acquisition

Emperor International Holdings has completed acquisition of the outstanding 17.7 million shares of Capital Asia from Capital Asia chairman Alex Wong Ching-ping, bringing the total number of shares held by its wholly-owned subsidiary Goldstream Group to 353.9 million, or 25.27 per cent of the issued share capital of Capital Asia.

9 Apr 1998 - 12:00am

General offer for Emperor withdrawn

Property and investment group Emperor International Holdings yesterday said its 34.51 per cent controlling shareholder Charron Holdings, owned by Albert Yeung, had withdrawn a general offer proposal for the company.

11 Jun 1996 - 12:00am

Emperor cuts Cox's Road flat prices by 13pc

EMPEROR International Holdings is selling another batch of flats at Emperor Height in Cox's Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, at moderately lower prices.

The 12 units on offer today are priced at an average $8,042 per square foot, about 13 per cent down from the first sale in May last year.

3 Jan 1996 - 12:00am

80pc plunge for Emperor

EMPEROR International Holdings' attributable profits has plunged 80 per cent to $74.5 million, the company said.

Turnover fell five per cent to $1.32 billion, and earnings per share dived to 27.3 cents, from $1.97 last year, the company said.

Directors recommended a final dividend of 3.5 cents a share, against 38 cents in 1994.

16 Aug 1995 - 12:00am