Post Tagged with: "Hong Kong"

Hong Kong companies need action, not talk, on diversity

Hong Kong companies need action, not talk, on diversity

Hong Kong competes on its reputation as a well but lightly regulated market. This philosophy is reflected in the Hong Kong stock exchange?s listing rules, which lay out a world-class standard of corporate governance but interpreted in a light-touch manner. Regulators try to avoid adding onerous requirements to compliance standards, […]

The danger in 2019: markets? dim view of the economy may become a self-fulfilling prophecy

The danger in 2019: markets? dim view of the economy may become a self-fulfilling prophecy

At the end of a calendar year, it?s natural to take stock of the past year and adjust one?s expectations for the future. At the close of 2018, that process was rather unpleasant for most of us and raised more questions than it answered. Why was 2018 so tough for […]

Sino Land agrees to revise property agents fees to 2 per cent from January 1 at Grand Central

Sino Land agrees to revise property agents fees to 2 per cent from January 1 at Grand Central

Sino Land said late Thursday that it would revise commission fees at its Grand Central project in Kwun Tong to 2 per cent starting from January, offering a partial concession to property agents angered by the developer?s decision to slash the fee last week. Management from Centaline Property Agency held […]

Qatar Airways takes 5 per cent stake in China Southern Airlines in sign that Beijing is encouraging more foreign investment

Qatar Airways takes 5 per cent stake in China Southern Airlines in sign that Beijing is encouraging more foreign investment

Qatar Airways has grabbed a stake in China?s biggest airline, in a sign that Beijing is encouraging more foreign investment while shaking up state-owned enterprises (SOEs). The Doha-based carrier announced on Wednesday it had acquired certain A and H shares in for an undisclosed sum on December 28 last year, […]

Are we in danger of taking technology for granted and losing the magic of innovation?

Are we in danger of taking technology for granted and losing the magic of innovation?

Technology has become truly pervasive. It is wide and it is deep. It transcends industries, professions, economies (developed and emerging) and straddles the globe, showing no respect for borders or passports. Technology has presented us with a somewhat eccentric narrative over the years. In the 1950s and 1960s, technology was […]