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Hongkong Land

HK Land unfazed by tenants' moves to ICC

Hongkong Land Holdings says it sees little threat from Kowloon's International Commerce Centre despite more tenants moving from the company's properties in Central to the new landmark building.

Wednesday, 28 November, 2007, 12:00am

Malls strive to make a mark

Branding is integral to marketing consumer goods, most visibly at the luxury 'designer' end. From clothes, handbags and watches to mobile phones, cars and airline tickets, the power of a brand lies in its ability to persuade people to buy more of the products or services more frequently - and for more money.

13 Jul 2007 - 12:00am

Style bites

Hindmarch marches on

Anya Hindmarch has opened her fourth boutique in Hong Kong. The 1,000sqft space (below) will stock clothing, accessories and footwear. Anya Hindmarch, Shop 2055, IFC Mall, Central, tel: 2234 7788.

A book for belles and bells

27 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Rat Racers to run for mental health

An army of men and women in suits and ties will dash through the streets of Central on Sunday, October 28, as part of Hong Kong's second annual Central Rat Race.

From the first leg to the last, company teams will navigate obstacles such as the 'job maze' on Chater Road or the 'dash-to-cash' race to the finish line.

16 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

HK Club lands rental windfall

As much as HK$100m in monthly income awaits when Hongkong Land returns full ownership of the building in 2009

The prime Hong Kong Club building in Central will be back in the club's hands when current owner Hongkong Land leaves in about three years due to an historical agreement - giving the club HK$100 million a year in rental income.

9 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Hongkong Land posts 22.7pc fall in earnings

Central's biggest landlord cites strong rental market for underlying profit

Hongkong Land Holdings, the biggest landlord in Central, posted a 22.7 per cent fall in net profit to US$923.4 million for the six months to June 30 caused by a larger revaluation surplus booked a year earlier.

28 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

HK Land Quarry Bay tower for sale again

Hongkong Land Holdings is to put its grade A office building at 1063 King's Road, Quarry Bay, for sale through tender - its third attempt to dispose of the property since last year.

Surveyors said given that supply of grade A office space was limited, the building would be welcomed by investment funds.

14 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

Escape the rat race and run for charity

Feel like you're caught in a trap at the office?

Well, fear not, the city's first 'rat race', to be held in October, will allow all 'office vermin' to scamper together in the streets of Central - in suits and ties.

The rat race, first held on New York's Wall Street in 1987, involved teams of office workers in business suits and carrying brief cases.

24 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Australian fund closes in on King's Road tower

Australian investment fund Allco has emerged as the front runner to buy Hongkong Land Holdings' grade A office building at 1063 King's Road in Quarry Bay, according to sources.

It is understood the investment fund and the developer reached a preliminary agreement last Friday.

7 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Hongkong Land tempers expectations

Central giant looks to growth in office rentals but says lack of residential completions may be a setback

Hongkong Land Holdings said a lack of residential completions might hold back its results this year, although an era of falling office income was over as leases signed during the downturn in 2003 expired and higher rentals kicked in.

24 Feb 2006 - 12:00am