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Economic growth a priority: CE

Chief Executive CY Leung says addressing constitutional reform is a priority for the Hong Kong Government, but it is also focused on economic growth and will help enterprises develop in the Mainland and overseas.   Concluding a two-day visit to four cities in Guangdong today, Mr Leung said the Government needed to develop the economy […]

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Carlyle, Farallon bet on China funeral growth with Hong Kong IPO

Carlyle, Farallon bet on China funeral growth with Hong Kong IPO HONG KONG (Reuters) – Carlyle Group LP (CG.O), hedge fund firm Farallon Investors and China Cinda have agreed to buy $ 45 million worth of shares in Fu Shou Yuan International Group Ltd as China's largest provider of death-care services seeks up to … Full […]

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Regional visits promote growth: CE

Chief Executive CY Leung says the Government needs to solve long-standing social issues by achieving faster and continuous economic growth; and with this in mind, he will lead a delegation to visit Guangxi tomorrow.   Speaking to reporters today before an Executive Council meeting, Mr Leung said Hong Kong has the advantages of being an international […]

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2.9% GDP growth in Q3

Hong Kong’s economy grew moderately in the third quarter, by 2.9% in real terms over a year earlier, compared with 3.2% in the second quarter.   On a seasonally adjusted quarter-to-quarter comparison, real GDP expanded by 0.5% in the third quarter, compared to 0.7% in the preceding quarter, Acting Government Economist Andrew Au said.   […]

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Li's Hong Kong Sales Signal Peak as European Growth Beckons

Li's Hong Kong Sales Signal Peak as European Growth Beckons Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing made his fortune over a half-century of well-timed bets on everything from property to power generation. His latest deals suggest he's wagering the city's era of fast growth may be drawing to an end. Asia's richest man … Full News […]

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ADB cuts growth forecast for Asia to 6pc as China and India slow

HONG KONG – The Asian Development Bank (ADB)Wednesday cut its outlook for developing Asia by 0.6 percent to 6 percent for 2013., citing slower growth in China and India and concerns over the US scaling down a key stimulus measure. Speculation over the US scaling back the quantitative easing (QE) programme – a $ 85 […]

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ADB slashes emerging Asia growth forecast to 6 pct

HONG KONG (AP) — The Asian Development Bank cut its economic growth forecast for developing Asia on Wednesday, citing weakness in region’s two largest economies China and India and jitters over plans to scale back U.S. stimulus that destabilized financial markets. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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China manufacturing growth slower than expected

HONG KONG (AP) — Chinese manufacturing activity ticked up more slowly than expected in September. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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China manufacturing growth slower than expected

HONG KONG (AP) — Chinese manufacturing activity ticked up more slowly than expected in September, according to a survey Monday, a sign the gradual recovery in the world’s No. 2 economy from an extended slowdown could be more fragile than thought. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Hong Kong should capitalise on mainland tourism growth, says Leung Chun-ying

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said on Monday Hong Kong should think of ways to expand its tourism facilities to capitalise on the growth of mainland tourists. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Dorsett klia2 will help drive groups growth

HONG Kong-listed Dorsett Hospitality International (DHI) Ltd says the opening of Kuala Lumpur International Airport 2 (klia2) will help to drive growth for the group's operation in existing and new markets. DHI, which is controlled by Malaysian tycoon Tan Sri David Chiu, owns, operates and manages 18 hotels under the brand Dorsett Hotels, D.Collection Hotels […]

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Asia stocks boosted by US growth signs

BANGKOK (AP) — Good news about the U.S. economy, including strong auto sales, helped boost Asian stock markets Thursday. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Wharf's Core Profit Rises 5% on Hong Kong Retail Rental Growth

Wharf's Core Profit Rises 5% on Hong Kong Retail Rental Growth Wharf (Holdings) Ltd. (4), the Hong Kong builder expanding in at least 14 other Chinese cities, said first-half core profit rose 5 percent after posting gains in rental income from its shopping malls in the city. Profit excluding property revaluations … Full News here […]

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3.3% GDP growth for Q2

Hong Kong’s economy grew moderately in the second quarter of 2013, by 3.3% in real terms over a year earlier, compared with 2.9% growth in the first quarter, the Government announced today.   Domestic demand continued to drive growth, while the external sector was still constrained by an unsteady global economic environment, says Acting Government […]

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Good news on growth for city’s finances

The latest economic estimates for the city show signs of optimism, with government economists predicting lower inflation for this year than earlier forecast. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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