Posts Tagged ‘Hong Kong’

Hong Kong should cut stock-trading taxes

By Ronald W Chan / BLOOMBERG
The Hong Kong Stock Exchange is poised to lead the world in initial public offerings (IPOs). In the past eight months, the ...

Massive clean-up in Hong Kong after typhoon chaos

By AFP
BAGUIO • Hong Kong began a massive clean-up yesterday after Typhoon Mangkhut raked the city, shredding trees and bringing damaging floods, in a ...

Super typhoon slams into China after pummeling Philippines

by REUTERS
HONG KONG/MANILA – A super typhoon made landfall in China’s Guangdong on Sunday, the country’s most populous province, after wreaking ...

Australia, HK among 4 riskiest housing markets

SYDNEY • Housing market dangers are “especially acute” in Australia, Hong Kong, Canada and Sweden, Oxford Economics said, noting this has historically ...

HK housing correction of 15% possible, Gaw Capital says

SINGAPORE • A correction in Hong Kong property prices of as much as 15% in the first half of 2019 is possible as interest rates rise and the tide of money ...

Hong Kong’s runaway property market may be heading for a fall

by Shawna Kwan
Runaway price growth in the world’s least-affordable housing market may be near an end. Residential property prices will fall 13% next ...

Hong Kong passes New York as home to the most ultra-rich people

The former British colony saw its number of ultra-wealthy increase 31% last year to about 10,000
by Alfred Liu / BLOOMBERG New York has lost its crown ...

Super Typhoon prompts Philippine evacuations, Hong Kong braces

by BLOOMBERG
A powerful typhoon is expected to make a landfall in the Philippines’ main Luzon island on Saturday, prompting authorities to place 17 ...

HNA to vacate HK office space it never used

HONG KONG • As HNA Group Co Ltd’s global ambitions continue to shrink, so too does its need for office space.
The debt-laden Chinese conglomerate is ...

HK wealth assets to rise in China-fuelled expansion

HONG KONG • Hong Kong’s wealth managers expect to double the money they handle over the next five years, benefitting from China’s rich looking to diversify ...

How a family turn a barren hillside into an RM18b property empire

The Kadoories’ propensity to hang on to nurture assets allows them to amass a trove of trophy landmarks in HK
by Venus Feng & Frederik Balfour ...

Super typhoon intensifies in Pacific and heads toward Hong Kong

by BLOOMBERG
A super typhoon in the Pacific is gaining even more strength and is forecast to barrel through the Philippines and Taiwan this week before ...