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Council won't be knocking on doors

The Hong Kong Council of Social Service will avoid getting into a row over knocking on the doors of poor families when running a government-subsidised internet learning support programme.

Wednesday, 29 June, 2011, 12:00am

Back me on listing trust, says PCCW's Li

PCCW boss Richard Li Tzar-kai yesterday sought to rally support for the proposed business trust listing of the company's telecoms arm, saying it could pay a much higher dividend as a business trust than as a traditional listed company.

18 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Everyone will profit from PCCW business trust spin-off

Hong Kong's role as a leading financial centre in Asia has become increasingly important, not only in the region, but also the world. The powerful earthquake that struck Japan in March rocked more than just the country's physical infrastructure; its status as one of Asia's top financial centres was affected.

15 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Business trusts need careful consideration by regulators

People under pressure often make mistakes. So let's hope our regulators won't make any mistakes in the listing of Richard Li Tzar-kai's so-called business trust.

Even since his father, Li Ka-shing opted to list his ports in the form of a business trust in Singapore instead of Hong Kong, pressure on our regulators has been mounting.

11 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Fan fury as PCCW cashes in on rugby cup

Rugby fans and publicans are angry over PCCW's plans to televise this year's Rugby Union World Cup after learning they will have to pay extra for the privilege of seeing it.

11 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Big questions over PCCW's business trust spin-off plan

There are plenty of questions about PCCW's plan to float its telecoms arm as a business trust, but so far precious few answers.

8 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

PCCW to keep solutions and media businesses

After the proposed spin-off of its telecommunications operations, PCCW expects to retain 'substantial businesses' including its 'solutions' and media businesses, which contributed HK$4.42 billion to the company's consolidated revenue of HK$22.96 billion last year.

4 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

PCCW rises after spin-off plan wins regulatory nod

Shares of PCCW surged yesterday after it received the go-ahead from regulators to spin off its telecommunications operations as a business trust, which would be the first public listing of its kind in Hong Kong.

4 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Lai See

Richard Li and the mystery woman in the white dress

Less than three months after a 'heartbreaking' separation from his longstanding girl friend Isabella Leong Lok-sze, Richard Li Tzar-kai, the chairman of PCCW, apparently has a new inamorata.

19 May 2011 - 12:00am

'Top-up' app for prepaid mobiles

Monitise, the wireless payment system company, and the Joint Electronic Teller Services (Jetco) network of banks plan to expand mobile commerce in Hong Kong in a tie-up with communications giant PCCW.

19 May 2011 - 12:00am