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Rafael Hui faces new corruption charge

Rafael Hui Si-yan. Photo: Edward Wong

Former government number two Rafael Hui Si-yan is to face a new charge that he “concealed” alleged corrupt payments of more than HK$11 million when Hong Kong’s biggest ever corruption case returns to court next week.

Friday, 1 March, 2013, 11:09pm

Tycoon warns of squeezed profits

Tycoon Lee Shau-kee yesterday cast a note of caution over the profitability of the city's real estate sector, warning that developers' profit margins would be squeezed by rising construction costs and increased land supply.

20 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

SHKP shareholders deserve better

Investors used to love Sun Hung Kai Properties and its professional management by the three billionaire Kwok brothers who formed what was called an iron triangle. But their bitter family feud and now corruption charges against two of the brothers reveal once again the limits and unreliability of family-controlled business empires in Hong Kong.

16 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

The executives who could step into Kwoks' shoes

The arrest of the joint chairmen of Sun Hung Kai Properties (SHKP) has turned the spotlight on the company's senior management and raised a key question: which of the company's veteran executives are capable of taking over if the Kwok brothers cannot perform their day-to-day roles?

16 May 2012 - 12:00am

Walter Kwok is arrested By ICAC

The third Kwok brother, Walter Kwok Ping-sheung, has been arrested as part of Hong Kong's biggest anti-corruption probe, it emerged yesterday.

5 May 2012 - 12:00am

SHKP fills vacancy for executive director

Sun Hung Kai Properties yesterday appointed company veteran Victor Lui Ting an executive director with effect from today.

The move comes amid concern on the part of global investors about the firm's management after its two co-chairmen were arrested by Hong Kong's anti-graft body late last month.

12 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

SHKP briefing didn't go by book

When the Kwok brothers of Sun Hung Kai Properties faced the media last week to proclaim their innocence in a corruption-related investigation, crisis management industry experts say their efforts did not conform to the playbook for how to handle corporate turmoil.

10 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

End of an era?

Yes, it's all really happening, so stop rubbing your eyes. You really did see the tycoon Kwok brothers in a humiliating appearance before the television cameras to defend their innocence. And, yes, that stony-faced man being whisked away by ICAC officials really was former chief secretary Rafael Hui Si-yan. Aren't such people supposed to be untouchable?

9 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Developer pushes on with sales launch

Undeterred by a corruption probe into its two joint chairmen, Sun Hung Kai Properties still plans to push ahead with the release of an aggressively priced major residential housing project in Tuen Mun to gauge market demand.

6 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

'Don't worry, everything's fine'

Sun Hung Kai Properties joint chairmen Thomas Kwok Ping-Kwong and Raymond Kwok Ping-luen yesterday made a high-profile appearance, flanked by the company's senior officers, in a bid to allay investor fears even as some big shareholders pare their holdings in the real estate developer.

4 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

A poetic message but more questions than answers

The media was given the rare treat of a poetry recital when tycoon brothers Thomas Kwok Ping-kwong and Raymond Kwok Ping-luen held their first meeting with the press since their arrest by anti-graft investigators last week - but it raised more questions than answers.

4 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Graft arrest 'an isolated case'

Three days after two of Hong Kong's richest tycoons and a former top government official were arrested on suspicion of corruption by the ICAC, the government has broken its silence on the unprecedented probe, describing it as an 'individual incident' that will not affect the morale of the civil service.

1 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

A bad week for ...

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1 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

ICAC probe should not hurt SHKP

Sun Hung Kai Properties (SHKP) executive director Thomas Chan Kui-yuen loves to discuss everything from politics or the outlook for property prices to Chinese art and culture with colleagues - but he keeps his distance from the media.

21 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Sun Hung Kai executive arrested in bribery probe

The Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC) has arrested Thomas Chan Kui-yuen, an executive director of Sun Hung Kai Properties, for suspected bribery, the Hong Kong-listed firm announced yesterday.

20 Mar 2012 - 12:00am