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Hongkongers! Wean yourselves off the bottled water

RANT: The lead-in-water scandal is only going to make our plastic problem worse, writes an aggrieved Alex Frew McMillan.

27 Jul 2015 - 12:31PM

RANT: The lead-in-water scandal is only going to make our plastic problem worse, writes an aggrieved Alex Frew McMillan.

Hongkongers! Wean yourselves off the bottled water
Hong Kong outrage over tiger consumption is pure hypocrisy
Rant

Hong Kong taxis are great, right? They're cheap, plentiful and fuelled with eco-friendly liquid petroleum gas. There are a few pioneering electric cabs out there, too.

21 Sep 2014 - 9:09AM

Hong Kong taxis are great, right? They're cheap, plentiful and fuelled with eco-friendly liquid petroleum gas. There are a few pioneering electric cabs out there, too.

Rant
Fund managers look towards Asia for real estate investment

Amid a climate that remains harsh for property fund managers, the focal point for sourcing capital is shifting inexorably to the East. Asia-based institutions are by far the most likely to award new mandates to private real estate investments next year, according to figures from data provider Preqin.

13 Nov 2013 - 4:01AM

Amid a climate that remains harsh for property fund managers, the focal point for sourcing capital is shifting inexorably to the East. Asia-based institutions are by far the most likely to award new mandates to private real estate investments next year, according to figures from data provider Preqin.

Fund managers look towards Asia for real estate investment
Mid-tier initial public offerings perform best in slow year for Hong Kong

It has not been a good year for the largest listings in Hong Kong. The top 10 initial public offerings fell an average 1.5 per cent on their first day of listing, and were showing a 6.5 per cent decline from their offer price at the end of September.

11 Nov 2013 - 5:17AM

It has not been a good year for the largest listings in Hong Kong. The top 10 initial public offerings fell an average 1.5 per cent on their first day of listing, and were showing a 6.5 per cent decline from their offer price at the end of September.

Mid-tier initial public offerings perform best in slow year for Hong Kong
Smoother road seen to listings in Hong Kong after a bumpy ride this year

It has been a schizophrenic year for the equity capital markets, with initial public offerings being pulled day after day at one moment, only for the gates to open on share offerings weeks later.

11 Nov 2013 - 5:17AM

It has been a schizophrenic year for the equity capital markets, with initial public offerings being pulled day after day at one moment, only for the gates to open on share offerings weeks later.

Smoother road seen to listings in Hong Kong after a bumpy ride this year
Hong Kong buyers tempted to tap into English old-world property
Indonesia's strong economic growth lures property investment
Male
12 Jun 2005 - 12:00AM
Male
Cape wineries in South Africa
28 Mar 2004 - 12:00AM
Cape wineries in South Africa
PERFECT 10
8 Feb 2005 - 12:00AM
PERFECT  10
Kuala Lumpur
25 Jul 2007 - 12:00AM
Kuala Lumpur
Kuala Lumpur
13 May 2007 - 12:00AM
Kuala Lumpur
At world's end
2 Jul 2006 - 12:00AM
At world's end
Naha, Okinawa
2 Dec 2007 - 12:00AM
Naha, Okinawa
Young and old in conflict
15 Jun 2007 - 12:00AM
Young and old in conflict
Entree: Cape Town
30 May 2007 - 12:00AM
Entree: Cape Town
Detours: Klein Constantia
21 May 2008 - 12:00AM
Detours: Klein Constantia
Staking out the whole index
15 Jun 2007 - 12:00AM
Staking out the whole index
Firm retains advisers by offering a piece of the pie
Asia firms in buoyant mood
19 Jul 2008 - 12:00AM
Asia firms in buoyant mood
Warning signs of energy bubble
24 Aug 2007 - 12:00AM
Warning signs of energy bubble
Demands of e-mail require new skills
Little treasure
12 Nov 2008 - 12:00AM
Little treasure
Customised packages to suit every client
Tough new challenges for CFOs
25 Jul 2008 - 12:00AM
Tough new challenges for CFOs
Views to thrill at new, opulent project
Executives need to mind their manners
Rental sector is on the road to recovery
Conflict of interest
21 Feb 2010 - 12:00AM
Conflict of interest