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Shun Tak reverses loss to post HK$699m interim profit on strong property sales
  • Sat, 02 Sep 2017 14:44

Shun Tak Holdings, which runs businesses from property to shipping and hotels, reported first half net profit of HK$ 699 million, reversing a HK$ 53...

Successful organisations will be those that engage staff in a way that capitalises on their strengths
  • Sat, 02 Sep 2017 12:43

With commercial real estate prices in Hong Kong showing no signs of slowing down, extracting the real value from every square foot means looking beyon...

As China bans national anthem ‘disrespect’, how will Hong Kong football fans react in match just before key Communist Party meeting?
  • Sat, 02 Sep 2017 08:47

Hong Kong soccer doesn’t loom large in the annals of world history. It barely looms in the annals of Hong Kong soccer history. But when accounts...

American strip malls are coming to Beijing, as urban sprawl expands to outer suburbs
  • Sat, 02 Sep 2017 06:49

On Saturday afternoons the car park outside the shopping mall is packed with vehicles. Shoppers jostle with each other in outlet stores selling brands...

Taichi Kho applauds Chloe Chan as Hong Kong pair sweep to third at Fanling
  • Sat, 02 Sep 2017 04:48

Hong Kong’s super duo Chloe Chan Cheuk-yee and Taichi Kho hit top form as the pair swept to third place in the leaderboard after day two of the ...

Typhoon Hato blows icy gale through Macau retail property rentals market
  • Sat, 02 Sep 2017 02:43

The market for rented retail space in Macau will stall in the wake of the devastating Typhoon Hato which struck the city last week, further delaying a...

Why I will sorely miss advice from my favourite snob
  • Sat, 02 Sep 2017 00:42

Editorialists are ghost writers, but columnists are allowed, even encouraged, to have personalities. If so, then David Tang, who has died from liver c...

A full set – gold, silver and bronze for Hong Kong in the velodrome at National Games
  • Fri, 01 Sep 2017 22:43

Hong Kong won its first gold at the National Games in Tianjin as Yang Qianyu and Pang Yao pulled off victory in the women’s madison on the cycli...

Visa delays put Hong Kong students’ places at British universities in jeopardy
  • Fri, 01 Sep 2017 20:44

At least 150 Hong Kong students are at risk of missing classes – or even losing their place – at British universities because of visa dela...

Chinese magnate Sun Hongbin says his 15 billion yuan LeEco bailout brought tears to his eyes
  • Fri, 01 Sep 2017 18:42

Sun Hongbin is nothing if not indefatigable. The real estate magnate, exonerated from a four-year jail sentence for embezzlement, sprang back to build...

Return to its glorious past for Hong Kong’s old Bank of China building in Central
  • Fri, 01 Sep 2017 16:50

Returning the old Bank of China Building in Central to its former glory has proved a major challenge for architect Sandi Pei Li-chung, during a meticu...

New year at Hong Kong ‘shadow pupil’ school brings worries, and some hopes, for parents
  • Fri, 01 Sep 2017 14:45

The first day of term is usually an exciting event for pupils and parents, but that was not the case on Friday at a school recently plagued by controv...

Hong Kong bag first gold medal at China National Games as Yang Qianyu and Pang Yao win what could be the first of several cycling gongs
  • Fri, 01 Sep 2017 12:48

Hong Kong won its first gold at the National Games in Tianjin as Yang Qianyu and Pang Yao came first in the women’s madison event at the cycling...

Hong Kong earn confidence booster as they hold Singapore to an encouraging draw
  • Fri, 01 Sep 2017 10:51

Captain Chan Siu-ki scored in the opening minute against Singapore in an international soccer friendly last night as Hong Kong received a timely boost...

China house prices grow fastest globally in the 12 months to June
  • Fri, 01 Sep 2017 08:45

Twenty one of the world’s 50 fastest growing housing markets, based on price, are in China, according to a latest report, rekindling fears the d...

Sunac China’s first-half profit shoots up 1,683 per cent on acquisitions
  • Fri, 01 Sep 2017 02:46

Sunac China, one of the country’s biggest property developers, saw its first-half net profit surge by 1,683.4 per cent to 1.3 billion yuan, boos...

Hong Kong democracy? Perhaps it’s time for some soul-searching
  • Fri, 01 Sep 2017 00:49

Reflecting on his first year in the legislature, independent lawmaker Eddie Chu Hoi-dick said the Hong Kong democracy movement is going nowhere becaus...

Hong Kong is misusing its public recycling bins, green group says
  • Thu, 31 Aug 2017 22:42

Waste-separation bins are being misused across Hong Kong, with contents more likely to end up in a landfill than at a recycling plant, a green group h...

Clarissa Lyra rides to bronze at the National Games
  • Thu, 31 Aug 2017 20:47

Hong Kong equestrian team rider Clarissa Lyra claimed a bronze medal in the jumping individual competition on Thursday at the National Games in Tianji...

Bank of China unit buys three commercial buildings in Hong Kong for HK$3 billion
  • Thu, 31 Aug 2017 18:42

Bank of China (Hong Kong)’s asset management arm said it has completed the acquisition of three commercial buildings in Hong Kong for a total of...

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