Ronnie Chan

Hang Lung expansion strategy stays on track

Hang Lung chairman Ronnie Chan says investments on the mainland are long-term. Photo: SCMP

In the face of slowing growth worldwide, the mainland's economic prospects in the next five to 10 years were still good, Chan said after the annual general meetings of Hang Lung Properties and its parent firm Hang Lung Group.

Friday, 19 April, 2013, 4:05am

HK co-chair aids move to 'shift centre of gravity'

The Asia Society, having just chosen its first Asian head and the first from Hong Kong, is trying to 'shift the centre of gravity' towards the region.

11 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Asia Society's co-chairs 'to build a shared future'

The Asia Society's president has defended the appointment of Hang Lung chairman Ronnie Chan Chi-chung as its co-chair, the first time the body has appointed an Asian to the position, to be shared with a former US government official.

The Hong Kong property tycoon (pictured) will serve as co-chair with Henrietta Holsman Fore.

30 May 2011 - 12:00am

Asia Society takes half-step forward

No one can accuse the Asia Society of being over-hasty. After a mere 55 years, the influential body dedicated to strengthening ties between Asia and the United States has named an Asian to lead it - Hong Kong property tycoon Ronnie Chan Chi-chung.

25 May 2011 - 12:00am

Number crunching adds up

In giving back to the community, companies have great scope to show originality and vision. It is a chance to look beyond the business in which they specialise and contribute to society in other ways which are direct, tangible, innovative and unique.

19 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

Lai See

Why Ronnie Chan isn't worried about succession

27 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Lai See

Evidence offered on why some developers have lost the plot

Not so long ago, developers thought they were going to strike gold with mainland property and joined the stampede to build up land banks. Notable among them was Sino Land with its HK$4.4 billion auction win in Chengdu, followed by Wharf (Holdings) with an even higher HK$7.24 billion.

29 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Lai See

Chan makes a statement and speaks volumes as chairman

To many company chairmen, writing is the last thing they want to do. That is why most chairmen's statements are rather dry, even if they are usually prepared by ghost writers.

13 Oct 2007 - 12:00am

Hang Lung expects rent revenue to surge 25pc

Hang Lung Properties expects rental income to increase by at least 25 per cent to more than $1 billion next year, brushing aside concerns that it will be affected by the government's new policy to curb capital inflows in the property market.

22 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

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Six hundred years after Admiral Zheng He of the Ming Dynasty discovered North America, we finally have someone to contest his claim for voyager miles.

22 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

A new cultural home

Officiating at the launch ceremony for the Asia Society's new Hong Kong centre at the former British Army explosives magazine in Admiralty are (from left) Antiques and Monuments Board chairman Edward Ho Sing-tin, Jockey Club chairman Ronald Arculli, Chief Secretary Rafael Hui Si-yan and Asia Society chairman Ronnie Chan Chi-chung.

11 Jun 2015 - 4:06pm

Hired gun cuts it in Hang Lung hierarchy

Executive director Terry Ng Sze-yuen has made the right calls on the Sars crisis, rent rises and a health crisis

5 Sep 2005 - 12:00am

Hang Lung seeks $1b from note issue

Observers query firm's pursuit of cash as detailed investment plans remain opaque

Cash-rich Hang Lung Properties yesterday unveiled a plan to raise $1 billion through floating-rate notes, just 24 hours after raising $4.44 billion through a top-up placement.

1 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

Politics of business

Big business has formally entered the political fray for the first time. A number of top businessmen and others have established a political group, the Hong Kong Development Forum, headed by property tycoon Ronnie Chan Chi-chung. What do you think of this move? Share your views: write to us.

30 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

Public is being misled on cultural hub, tycoon says

West Kowloon scheme is fundamentally wrong, says Hang Lung chairman

A property tycoon says the government is using 'cheap methods to mislead the public' after the chief secretary claimed developers were resorting to lies to kill the $24 billion West Kowloon cultural project.

14 Nov 2003 - 12:00am