Peter Sabine

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Luxe serviced apartments and co-living spaces are Hong Kong’s biggest draws

From offering flexible stay policies to flats equipped with smart technology, the city’s serviced apartments are some of the best in the region

From offering flexible stay policies to flats equipped with smart technology, the city’s serviced apartments are some of the best in the region

4 Dec 2019 - 2:36PM
A bespoke house – with garage and garden – to call your own in Hong Kong

Multi-storey homes forming their own street are a great rarity in Hong Kong, and enable residents to enjoy a lifestyle that is vastly different

Multi-storey homes forming their own street are a great rarity in Hong Kong, and enable residents to enjoy a lifestyle that is vastly different

4 Dec 2019 - 12:02PM
The Peak and Mid-Levels offer homes with a beautiful view

Despite the gloomy outlook, analysts predict the market for ultra-luxe apartments will become competitive again over the next few months

Despite the gloomy outlook, analysts predict the market for ultra-luxe apartments will become competitive again over the next few months

4 Dec 2019 - 11:45AM
How does blockchain root out blood diamonds from the world’s supply market?

From provenance to payment, blockchain has become an attractive option for major diamond companies like De Beers that want to track origin and other information vital to their credibility with buyers

From provenance to payment, blockchain has become an attractive option for major diamond companies like De Beers that want to track origin and other information vital to their credibility with buyers

5 Oct 2019 - 10:00AM
Art Basel Hong Kong: climate change spurs a raft of nature-themed shows

Environment-focused shows are earning plaudits at the fair, such as Tai Kwun’s Old Bailey gallery’s installation titled HyperNature

Environment-focused shows are earning plaudits at the fair, such as Tai Kwun’s Old Bailey gallery’s installation titled HyperNature

31 Mar 2019 - 8:22AM
Art Basel Hong Kong: the dead cats and bullet holes inspiring modern Chinese art

Sought-after Chinese artists like Zhao Zhao, Sun Yuan and Peng Yu, Qin Qi and Huang Yongping are in the spotlight at this year’s fair

Sought-after Chinese artists like Zhao Zhao, Sun Yuan and Peng Yu, Qin Qi and Huang Yongping are in the spotlight at this year’s fair

28 Mar 2019 - 12:10PM
Expert health care is a magnet for medical tourists

Medical programmes that were once the preserve of Hollywood actors, pop stars and celebrities are available to everyone

Medical programmes that were once the preserve of Hollywood actors, pop stars and celebrities are available to everyone

19 Mar 2019 - 2:54PM
Five cloud technology trends entrepreneurs should pay attention to in 2019

As a small-business owner, it can be hard to keep up with the pace of technology innovation. What should you be looking at? We break it down for you …

As a small-business owner, it can be hard to keep up with the pace of technology innovation. What should you be looking at? We break it down for you …

10 Jun 2019 - 2:58PM
Can blockchain break shackles of 40 million people caught in modern slavery?

Diginex works with governments and NGOs on blockchain-enabled systems to ensure contract details and workers’ whereabouts are recorded for all to see

Diginex works with governments and NGOs on blockchain-enabled systems to ensure contract details and workers’ whereabouts are recorded for all to see

20 Dec 2018 - 10:08AM
DeskTop survives onslaught from the mobile app

Smartphones are driving Thailand’s e-commerce boon, but desktop purchasing maintains its relevance

Smartphones are driving Thailand’s e-commerce boon, but desktop purchasing maintains its relevance

9 Dec 2018 - 6:31PM
Chinachem embraces technology as disruption lurks around the corner

The property industry is seen as a safe bet in Hong Kong, but leaders are anticipating the digital threat and moving ahead of the curve, writes Peter Sabine

The property industry is seen as a safe bet in Hong Kong, but leaders are anticipating the digital threat and moving ahead of the curve, writes Peter Sabine

15 Mar 2019 - 4:36PM
Can blockchain help soccer fan Jason Sze democratise ‘the beautiful game’?

Co-founder and CEO of 433 Token to use cryptocurrency transaction system and smart contracts to connect soccer stars with youth players and fans

Co-founder and CEO of 433 Token to use cryptocurrency transaction system and smart contracts to connect soccer stars with youth players and fans

13 Nov 2018 - 1:18PM
Arbitration essential in the new ‘Wild West’

With the Belt and Road seen as a risky business, companies are looking to alleviate many of the challenges involved

With the Belt and Road seen as a risky business, companies are looking to alleviate many of the challenges involved

20 Sep 2018 - 1:16PM
China seeks to offer greater protection in emerging markets

‘Belt and Road Initiative’ has many doubters, with some observers sceptical about protection of IP. But there are ways to mitigate the risks

‘Belt and Road Initiative’ has many doubters, with some observers sceptical about protection of IP. But there are ways to mitigate the risks

20 Sep 2018 - 11:45AM
Soaring Hong Kong prices put Bangkok on the radar

Investors are targeting condominiums in the capital city as rules make it easy to buy, provided the cash is available

Investors are targeting condominiums in the capital city as rules make it easy to buy, provided the cash is available

16 Aug 2018 - 11:23AM
Can China’s Greater Bay Area initiative really work?

Differences need to be resolved in the GBA’s border controls, environmental protection, currency, legislation, taxes, and rules on investment

Differences need to be resolved in the GBA’s border controls, environmental protection, currency, legislation, taxes, and rules on investment

28 May 2018 - 9:47AM
Millennials avoid high rents and drive co-living boom across Greater Bay Area and elsewhere in China

Coliving spaces have proliferated in Hong Kong, from Bibliothèque in Yau Ma Tei and M3 International Youth Community in Central, to Mini Ocean Park Station in Shouson Hill, and Campus Hong Kong in Tsuen Wan

Coliving spaces have proliferated in Hong Kong, from Bibliothèque in Yau Ma Tei and M3 International Youth Community in Central, to Mini Ocean Park Station in Shouson Hill, and Campus Hong Kong in Tsuen Wan

28 May 2018 - 9:30AM
Graft busters could protect investors, says Trace International

Trace says anticorruption body could also protect China’s prestige in initiative’s crime hot spots

Trace says anticorruption body could also protect China’s prestige in initiative’s crime hot spots

19 Mar 2018 - 10:03AM
Digital currencies: Worries of a crackdown have abated

Enthusiastic investors are trading as they await further news about regulations

Enthusiastic investors are trading as they await further news about regulations

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