Posts Tagged ‘Hong Kong’

Tremors from HNA unit loan default felt in S’pore

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • The loan default in Hong Kong by HNA Group Co Ltd unit CWT International Ltd is causing tremors in Singapore. Listed real ...

More CLSA top executives quit

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • The culture clash between CLSA Ltd’s old guard and its Chinese owner may have reached a tipping point. At least four of the ...

HK finds Occupy leader Benny Tai guilty

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • A Hong Kong court found democracy activist Benny Tai guilty for his role in organising the Occupy protests, the latest step in ...

China Railway Construction said to plan RM3.3b spinoff

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • China Railway Construction Corp, one of the country’s biggest infrastructure builders, plans to seek as much as US$800 million ...

Cathay ‘faces reality’ with budget airline buy, say analysts

Analysts say Cathay’s reluctance to embrace the budget model was a result of its conservative way of thinking
HONG KONG • Cathay Pacific’s purchase of ...

Tycoon fights HK bid to ease China extraditions

HONG KONG • Hong Kong billionaire Joseph Lau has filed a court challenge against proposed extradition law changes that would make it easier to transfer ...

Canned air and water-spraying drones: Smog remedies

By AFP
HONG KONG • As billions of people in Asia choke under polluted skies, authorities have turned to water-dispersing drones and outdoor air ...

Asia’s pollution exodus: Companies struggle to woo top talent

Health concerns are putting off those attracted by Asia’s growing economic opportunities
By AFP HONG KONG • From smog breaks to pollution bonuses, ...

HK permits virtual banks to test traditional lenders

By BLOOMBERG
HONG KONG • Hong Kong’s traditional banks are set to face one of their biggest challenges yet: A new breed of financial technology ...

Dim sum’s future is Pokemon buns, black custard in Hong Kong

The camera eats 1st at Hong Kong’s fast-growing chains
by LUCAS SHAW Keung Mak has dedicated his life to dim sum. For more than two decades, the chef ...

HK chief warns of collateral damage risk from trade war

Lam sought to reassure investors that HK still adhered to the rule of law and has an independent judiciary
HONG KONG • Hong Kong’s chief executive ...

HK freezes assets linked to 8,500% rally

HONG KONG • Hong Kong’s securities regulator ordered brokerages to freeze client assets linked to suspected market manipulation in shares of China Ding Yi ...