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Swire Properties

Swire Group, whose activities span property, aviation, beverages, marine services, and trading and industrial, is a Hong Kong listed conglomerate. It is the parent of Hong Kong carrier, Cathay Pacific Airways, and Dragonair, and Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Co (Haeco) is a subsidiary. Swire Pacific and Swire Properties are the main listed arms of the group, which also owns Swire Hotels. 

Tai Po flat prices cut after bids for Pak Shek Kok site don't meet reserve price

Homeowners in Hong Kong wishing to sell their flats may be more willing to reduce their asking prices after the government withdrew a residential site in Tai Po from sale last week.

Wednesday, 19 March, 2014, 3:36am

Swire Properties to spend HK$10b on Taikoo Place redevelopment

Swire Properties will spend HK$10 billion over the next few years to turn three industrial buildings in Quarry Bay's Taikoo Place into two grade A office towers, making it one of the company's biggest investments in a project in a decade.

14 Mar 2014 - 4:25am

No price war for Swire at Mount Parker Residences

Unlike rival luxury home developers with numerous large projects due for launch, Swire Properties won't be taking part in a price war. Prices at its completed residential project, Mount Parker Residences in Quarry Bay, could set a record in the district.

12 Mar 2014 - 2:53am

Swire Properties fails to sell HK$470 million Opus luxury unit

Swire Properties failed in its bid this week to attract a buyer for a unit in its super-deluxe apartment tower, Opus, at a record-breaking reference price of HK$86,892 per square foot.

20 Dec 2013 - 3:21am 5 comments

Swire Properties' swoop for Kowloon Bay site a good sign for CBD2

Swire Properties last week outbid 16 other developers to win a commercial site at the junction of Wang Chiu Road and Lam Lee Street, Kowloon Bay, for HK$2.64 billion. The bid represents an accommodation value of HK$4,753 per square foot.

13 Nov 2013 - 4:01am

Swire keeps faith in rental growth in China

Rental growth of Swire Properties' mainland portfolio will remain strong on the back of consumers' appetite despite a slowing economy, said its mainland chief executive, noting that the Hong Kong-based commercial landlord is seeking to add more new projects.

15 Oct 2013 - 10:10am

Swire Pacific's underlying H1 profit jumps 48pc

Swire Pacific said on Thursday that adjusted underlying attributable profit rose 48 per cent to HK$3.30 billion in the first half of this year, underpinned by improved earnings from the group’s property, beverage and marine services arms.

16 Aug 2013 - 3:44am

Developer Swire turns cautious on Hong Kong market

Swire Properties cut its interim dividend as it adopted a cautious approach to Hong Kong office and residential markets in the second half of the year.

16 Aug 2013 - 9:45am

Swire Properties and Hong Kong Ferry thrive on new rules

While their rivals have repeatedly complained against the government's tougher rules on new home sales, Swire Properties and Hong Kong Ferry have taken an entirely different tack.

4 Jul 2013 - 3:48am

Swire sold 16 Dunbar Place flats in week after 'saleable area' law started

Swire Properties sold 16 of the 30 units it offered for sale at Dunbar Place in Ho Man Tin in the week after new rules regulating flat sales took effect in April.

The developer generated an estimated HK$468 million from the sale of the units that went on the market on April 30, a day after the Residential Properties (First-hand Sales) Ordinance took effect.

8 May 2013 - 5:21am 1 comment

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