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Hong Kong redevelopment specialist reveals HK$15 billion plan for new business centre
  • Sun, 17 Dec 2017 10:42

CSI Properties unveiled a plan for an office-retail-hotel project, to be developed as a joint venture with Wing Tai Properties on a recently acquired ...

Christmas joy as Hong Kong’s Tang Chun-man and Tse Ying-suet reach superseries final in Dubai
  • Sun, 17 Dec 2017 06:42

Left-handed mixed doubles pairing of Tang Chun-man and Tse Ying-suet have reached the final of the US$ 1 million Dubai World Superseries finals to br...

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam hopes to restore calm after vote stops lawmakers’ ‘Taliban-style hijack’
  • Sun, 17 Dec 2017 00:42

Hong Kong’s leader hopes peace and rationality will be restored in the city’s legislature, one day after 11 democratic lawmakers were thro...

China’s largest rental property securitisation valued at 20 billion yuan gets the go-ahead
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 20:47

China will issue its largest bonds backed by rental housing projects, reflecting a pickup in momentum of rented property securitisation as a new fundi...

Hongkongers are going big on bitcoin, but some don’t understand what they are getting into
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 18:43

Bob Laberge, a data warehouse technical specialist in his 50s, invested in bitcoin for the first time on November 15 – when the digital currency...

Former minister buys HK$34m Mid-Levels flat despite urging homebuyers to exercise caution
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 16:47

Chan Ka-keung, former Secretary for Financial Services and the Treasury, who only six months ago urged homebuyers to be judicious with their investmen...

Christmas comes early for two Hong Kong runners rewarded with surprise trip to Thailand 50km race
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 14:51

Cheung Man-yee and Hui Ho-tat crossed the finish line at the MSIG HK50 and thought their journey had ended. Little did they know, it was just beginnin...

With great power comes great responsibility: Hong Kong jiu-jitsu black belt trains Chinese police
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:42

When you’re a black belt in Brazilian jiu-jitsu named Viking Wong, it’s perhaps easy to be stereotyped as an adrenaline-fuelled musclehead...

Explainer: What Hong Kong’s interest rate increase means for Hibor, prime and mortgages
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 10:59

Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA), the city’s de facto central bank, today raised its base lending rate for the third time this year following...

Developer of Discovery Bay offers 20,000 sq ft of cheap co-working space to help start ups
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 08:42

HKR International, the developer of Discovery Bay, on Thursday said it is providing 20,000 square feet of space in CDW Building in Tsuen Wan – t...

Superstar boxer Rex Tso floors Carrie Lam & Co as the top trending Hong Kong person in current affairs
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 06:43

Hong Kong phenomenon Rex Tso Sing-yu had a knockout year in 2017, winning both his bouts, drawing millions to his fights online and keeping his unbeat...

Help me out Lee Chong Wei, Hong Kong’s Angus Ng asks Malaysian great as he seeks semis spot in Dubai
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 04:44

Hong Kong ace Angus Ng Ka-long is hoping Malaysian great Lee Chong Wei will do him a huge favour at the Dubai World Superseries finals as he eyes a se...

Sorry, Angus: Lee Chong Wei unable to help Hong Kong shuttler Ng in Dubai
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 02:47

Hong Kong’s Angus Ng Ka-long failed to qualify for the semi-finals of the Dubai World Superseries finals after his wish was not granted in final...

North Face 50 face-off: the Hong Kong trail running head to head we’ve been waiting for
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 20:48

Jeff Campbell and Vlad Ixel have been racking up wins in the Hong Kong men’s trail running scene in 2017, but somehow have yet to cross paths an...

Hong Kong T20 Blitz under floodlights? Organisers hope for evening games in future events
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:59

Hong Kong T20 Blitz organisers are looking at the possibility of a floodlit venue for future tournaments, which would allow them to stage night games,...

Marco Fu feeling blue as miss proves costly at Scottish Open
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 17:04

Hong Kong snooker star Marco Fu Ka-chun made a painful exit in his defence of the Scottish Open against China’s Xiao Guodong, who produced a stu...

Two pan-dems kicked out of Legco meeting after disrupting debate on rule book changes
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:26

Two pan-democrats were kicked out of the Legislative Council chamber on Friday for disrupting an ongoing debate, in a bid to delay a vote on changes t...

Stock in China’s Sunac plunges after it seeks to raise US$1 billion through share placement
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 14:18

Shares of property developer Sunac China Holdings slumped by as much as 10 per cent on Friday after it said it would raise HK$ 7.82 billion (US$ 1 b...

Set up independent body to probe complaints of bullying, youth suicide prevention group urges Hong Kong officials
  • Sat, 25 Nov 2017 20:04

A concern group on youth suicide prevention in Hong Kong urged the government on Saturday to set up an independent body to investigate complaints of b...

Sergio Garcia shoots 66 at Hong Kong Open but is still not happy
  • Sat, 25 Nov 2017 17:57

Sergio Garcia is not easily satisfied. Even after his best round of the tournament, a four-under-par 66 on Saturday, the Masters champion was unhappy ...

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