Sino Land and Hopewell raise The Avenue prices by 2 per cent

Potential buyers wait at Hopewell Centre for a chance to snap up units of Sino Land and Hopewell's The Avenue in Wan Chai. Photo: Sam Tsang

Sino Land and Hopewell have raised prices at The Avenue in Wan Chai by 2 per cent after buyers snapped up the first batch of 220 units in less than four hours.

Thursday, 28 November, 2013, 3:13am 1 comment

No need for spin-off, Hopewell says

Hopewell deferred in June a spin-off that it hoped would raise HK$5 billion for its Hopewell Centre II project in Wan Chai. Photo: Felix Wong

Property and infrastructure conglomerate Hopewell Holdings had no immediate plans to revive a proposal to spin off its property unit, as it had sufficient capital to finance the development of its hotel-office-retail project in Wan Chai, managing director Thomas Jefferson Wu said.

21 Aug 2013 - 4:45am

Hopewell banks on Wan Chai land revaluation gain

Hopewell Centre II will make Hopewell one of the biggest commercial landlords in Wan Chai. Photo: Robert Ng

Hopewell Holdings aims to book a land revaluation gain of HK$2 billion over the next few years from its new project, Hopewell Centre II.

Hopewell managing director Thomas Jefferson Wu said the estimated market value of Hopewell's portion of the site on which the project will be built was HK$4.1 billion.

21 Aug 2012 - 3:56am

ICAC requests documents from Shenzhen Investment

The Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) visited the main office of Shenzhen Investment in Hong Kong on Wednesday and requested company documents, the Hong Kong-listed property developer said yesterday.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:58pm

Executive fined by SFC for late filings

A top mainland official-turned-corporate high-flyer has been fined by the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) for filing disclosures of interests late to the Hong Kong exchange, Beijing Enterprises Holdings said yesterday.

9 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Three-decade wait finally pays off for Hopewell

News that Hopewell has won approval for a controversial project in Wan Chai after reaching a land exchange deal with the government powered a more than 9 per cent surge in its shares yesterday.

Analysts, however, say the project is unlikely to offer a significant payoff in the short term.

28 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Hopewell will build hotel after it agrees to premium

Hopewell Holdings has finally cleared all the major obstacles in the nearly three-decade struggle over its Hopewell Centre II hotel development in Wan Chai, and has accepted the government's land exchange offer by paying a premium of HK$3.73 billion.

27 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

In her words

If a prerequisite for this open forum was to require the government or myself to pledge a 'no-relocation, no-demolition' for Queen's Pier, then, sorry, I can't do it.

July 2007: on the demolition of Queen's Pier in Central

I have never seen a developer willing to scale down its projects by this much ... it has fulfilled corporate social responsibility.

14 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

HK-listed firms to feel pain of new road toll policy

Guangdong's new unified road toll policy, which takes effect today, is expected to hurt the revenue of the Hong Kong-listed companies which operate toll expressways in the southern province, including Hopewell Highway Infrastructure, NWS Holdings and Shenzhen Expressway.

1 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Hopewell sees smoother road ahead

Thomas Jefferson Wu, who heads two Hong Kong-listed companies controlled by his family - Hopewell Holdings and Hopewell Highway Infrastructure (HHI) - believes both will ride out the turbulent trading environment this year.

24 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Caring team players sought

Front- and back-of-house positions Panda Hotel (Hopewell Holdings)

The Tsuen Wan-based Panda Hotel is hiring at all levels, from the position of director to managers and associates, including room sales, food and beverage and guest services, as well as back-of-house positions, such as engineers and technicians.

10 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Select areas will resist slump

Hong Kong property prices have entered a down cycle, but flats located along railway lines on the island and those sought by end-users are expected to show the strongest resistance to falling prices, agents say.

7 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Listings - Wan Chai


G/F Beverly House, 93 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai, 28663228


Cuisine Mexican

Specialities Seafood, tacos, nachos, fajitas, burritos, enchiladas

Wine 150 tequilas from Mexico

Best for Casual bite

17 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Election hopeful Leung woos moguls

Outgoing Executive Council convenor Leung Chun-ying made a sales pitch to several tycoons last night to bolster his attempt to be the next chief executive.

30 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Hopewell hungry for more in world crisis

Hopewell Holdings might take advantage of a new global financial crisis to make further acquisitions, said Thomas Jefferson Wu, managing director of Hopewell and its subsidiary Hopewell Highway Infrastructure (HHI).

26 Aug 2011 - 12:00am