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PRESS DIGEST- Hong Kong – Oct 30

PRESS DIGEST- Hong Kong – Oct 30 Vital rules for compensating wrongdoing under a scheme to directly link Hong Kong and Shanghai stock markets have been agreed as part of a broad plan to solve regulatory problems created by cross-border trading, Securities and Futures Commission chief … Full News here – Read more on Reuters

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PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – Sept 22

PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – Sept 22 Hong Kong developers saw buoyant demand at the weekend, amid a boom that has driven third-quarter new home registrations to a record high. Sun Hung Kai Properties sold out all 116 units of its fourth batch at The Wings IIIA, in Tseung Kwan O, within … Full […]

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PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – Aug 21

PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – Aug 21 HONG KONG ECONOMIC JOURNAL. — Asia Standard International Group Ltd Chairman Clement Fung, through his family-controlled Treasure Mega Ltd, won a bid for a residential site in New Territories' Tuen Mun for HK$ 156 million ($ 20 million), while CSI … Full News here – Read more on […]

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PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – Aug 13

PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – Aug 13 The Hong Kong government has increased its monitoring of capital flows as finance officials and brokers warn that billions in "hot money" flowing into the city to bet on the stock market could leave just as quickly due to a poor economic outlook and … Full News […]

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PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – Aug 6

PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – Aug 6 Confidence in mandatory provident fund schemes reached a nadir last month, a survey by the University of Hong Kong revealed. About 24 percent of the respondents said they had "zero confidence" in the retirement protection scheme, compared with 21.6 … Full News here – Read more on Reuters

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PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – Aug 4

PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – Aug 4 Seven patients who underwent medical procedures in Hong Kong in the first quarter of the year had surgical objects left inside their bodies, the most since 2010, according to new figures revealed by the Hospital Authority. The items included a 12 cm … Full News here – […]

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PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – July 21

PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – July 21 Beijing's confidence in Hong Kong as a financial centre could be shattered if the Occupy Central protests spiral out of control, the former head of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority warned. Joseph Yam Chi-kwong said it was "natural" for Beijing to work … Full News here – […]

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PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – July 7

PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – July 7 Employee protection will be a key consideration for lawmakers deciding whether to support the introduction of U.S. style Chapter 11 bankruptcy legislation in Hong Kong, the South China Morning Post has been told. (bit.ly/1r1GY9b). — Beijing has … Full News here – Read more on Reuters

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PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – June 20

PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – June 20 Mainland China is the third-fastest at producing millionaires after Japan and Kuwait and ahead of Hong Kong and the United States. China experienced a 17.8 per cent growth in the number of people with more than $ 1 million to invest, taking the total to … Full News […]

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PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – June 17

PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – June 17 Tung Chee-hwa, the first chief executive of Hong Kong, will join the board of e-commerce giant Alibaba Group (IPO-ALIB.N) as an independent director soon after its initial public offering in New York, according to the company's updated U.S. regulatory … Full News here – Read more on […]

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PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – June 9

PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – June 9 Two listing candidates, Tianhe Chemicals and Dynagreen Environmental Protection, will take orders from retail investors from Monday, raising almost $ 1 billion by floating their shares in Hong Kong. (link.reuters.com/cuw89v). THE STANDARD. — A mainland … Full News here – Read more on Reuters

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PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – May 16

PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – May 16 Power Assets is opposed to the Hong Kong government's plans to import a third of the city's energy needs from the mainland. The sole power provider to Hong Kong Island said the move would be costly and a step backward for local power reliability and … Full […]

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PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – May 8

PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – May 8 A Shenzhen court sentenced Hong Kong publisher Yiu Man-tin to 10 years in jail on Wednesday for "smuggling ordinary goods", his lawyer said. Prior to his arrest he had been preparing to publish a book entitled Godfather Xi Jinping by dissident and … Full News here – […]

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PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – May 7

PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – May 7 Guotai Junan Securities Co Ltd, the parent of Hong Kong-listed Guotai Junan International Holdings Ltd, is planning a listing in China's A share market, raising about 20 billion yuan ($ 3.21 billion), according to market estimates. For Chinese … Full News here – Read more on Reuters

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PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – April 24

PRESS DIGEST – Hong Kong – April 24 A request by Macau for more space on the neighbouring mainland island of Hengqin has brought a call for Hong Kong to follow suit and seek to expand into Shenzhen or Guangzhou. Macau Chief Executive Fernando Chui Sai-on said the city would request … Full News here – […]

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