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Investors to miss out in new class action system

A public consultation on law reforms aimed at making it easier for litigants to combine in class action law suits in Hong Kong has ended in disappointment for investors.

Tuesday, 29 May, 2012, 12:00am

Rising mortgage defaults raise alarm

Signs are mounting that the fading housing market in the US is triggering distress among a growing number of borrowers, clouding the prospects for US consumers who have carried along the stubbornly strong economy for more than four years.

9 Aug 2006 - 12:00am

Fourth writ filed over failed Villa Pinada development

The embattled property firm behind the failed Villa Pinada development has been hit with a fourth writ seeking the settlement of unpaid bills.

7 Jun 2003 - 12:00am

Lukewarm reaction to flats sale

THE first major property sale of the year received a lukewarm response yesterday, with mortgage sellers almost outnumbering home buyers.

Only about 37 per cent of 1,911 prospective buyers registered for the sale at Island Resort, Siu Sai Wan, showed up, with 703 out of 828 units sold by 6pm yesterday.

27 Feb 2000 - 12:00am