Ex-BlackRock execs target Hong Kong ETFs
Hong Kong News
Ex-BlackRock execs target Hong Kong ETFs where others failedPensions & InvestmentsFormer executives at BlackRock (BLK) Inc. (BLK) think they've found a way to succeed with Chinese exchange-traded funds where their erstwhile employer failed to gain traction — in Hong Kong. The key, in a phrase, is multifactor smartbeta. Premia ...and more »
Posted on 20 September 2017 | 6:26 am
Hong Kong Polytechnic University sets up
Hong Kong Polytechnic University sets up Belt and Road centerXinhuaHONG KONG, Sept. 20 (Xinhua) -- The Hong Kong Polytechnic University inaugurated here Wednesday the Faculty of Business - Belt and Road Center, which serves as a leading think tank on issues related to the Belt and Road Initiative. The center is a ...and more »
Posted on 20 September 2017 | 5:57 am
Should the highest bidder redevelop Hong
South China Morning PostShould the highest bidder redevelop Hong Kong General Post Office site in Central?South China Morning PostA group of real estate experts and architects in Hong Kong have called on the government to have a better vision and plan for the site of the General Post Office in Central, which will be sold and developed into a commercial complex. On Wednesday at a ...
Posted on 20 September 2017 | 5:53 am
Bitcoin 'Fugitives' Gather in Hong Kong to
Wall Street Journal (subscription)Bitcoin 'Fugitives' Gather in Hong Kong to Skirt China's CurbsWall Street Journal (subscription)Hundreds of bitcoin traders and blockchain-technology experts gathered in Hong Kong on Wednesday for a two-day conference originally scheduled to be held in Beijing. The recent regulatory clampdown caused the event to be moved “to lower the risks of.Hong Kong needs to talk about political reform, last colonial governor Chris Patten says; city 'not out to cause ...South China Morning PostHong Kong newsTelegraph.co.ukIn Hong Kong, shortage of land for housing remains a thorny issueChannel NewsAsiaNikkei Asian Review -Independent.ieall 50 news articles »
Posted on 20 September 2017 | 3:47 am
Watch Hong Kong cycling great Wong Kam-po
South China Morning PostWatch Hong Kong cycling great Wong Kam-po struggle to ride 65-year-old Uncle Hung's gas canister delivery bikeSouth China Morning PostThe duo got together to make a video for the Hong Kong Tourism Board to promote the Sun Hung Kai Properties Hong Kong Cyclothon on October 8, highlighting the city's hidden heroes. And Wong, a two-time Asian Games gold medallist in the road race, ...
Posted on 20 September 2017 | 3:06 am
Rare grey pearls to fetch up to $7 million
Hong Kong News
HONG KONG: A rare grey pearl necklace that once belonged to a British aristocrat is expected to fetch up to $7 million when it goes under the hammer in Hong Kong, Sotheby’s said Friday. The string of pearls was part of the collection of Viscountess ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:07 pm
Free-scoring Lam aims high with Hong Kong
For many Asian players, even rubbing shoulders with global power like Manchester United would be a fond memory to cherish. But Hong Kong midfielder Lam Ka Wai can pride himself on a serious of brilliant displays against the Red Devils, including scoring ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:07 pm
China stocks extend rebound but banks lose
But gains in major indexes were tempered by weakness in banks, which reported virtually no profit growth in the first-half and mounting bad loans, adding to worries that the economy may be at risk of a sharper slowdown than earlier expected. The blue-chip ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:26 pm
Christian groups in Hong Kong feel new
HONG KONG — For years, Reverend Philip Woo, the feisty leader of a small Protestant church in Hong Kong, has delighted in testing the limits of China’s restrictive laws on religion. From his perch in the Chinese-ruled city, he has delivered fiery ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Hong Kong student leader Wong back in court
Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong was back in court Friday over an anti-China protest, a day after he faced new charges related to a pro-democracy rally. Wong, 18, has accused the authorities of "political prosecution" as they hit him with a raft of cases.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:04 pm