Issue: May 10, 2006   (Archive)
Thursday, January 29, 2015   

Biomedical play seeks fresh life on local bourse
Getting rejected in 2012 to list on the Shenzhen's growth enterprise market has not deterred Shanghai Haohai Biological Technology from pursuing an alternative fundraising plan.

Cheap oil unlikely to dent air fares
Airlines are unlikely to cut fares despite the dramatic fall in oil prices, aviation experts said.

Best of style splashed in SAR
Hong Kong Fashion Week for Fall/Winter, the largest fashion trade event in Asia, ended last Thursday on a high note.

Tranquil niche
Jones Hive is the latest project in Tai Hang which is a recent upmarket residential area that offers a unique and strong allure not often seen in Hong Kong.

Money in the banks
Hong Kong-listed mainland banks have seen their stock prices outperform those of local peers amid speculation about improved liquidity and further policy support from Beijing.

Wealth of history
Pictet Asset Management is one of the world's biggest fund managers, with the value of assets under management of US$151 billion (HK$1.17 trillion) as at September 30, 2014. The firm operates under Swiss private bank Pictet Group founded in Geneva in 1805.

Re-engineering success
Amy Cho's career path has an intriguing and compelling edge from industrial engineering, she took a giant leap to the financial industry.

Employee equity key
HKBN chief financial officer Lai Ni Quiaque has said the firm will insist on the concept of "same share same rights'" although it adopted a co-ownership plan similar to Alibaba's partnership system.

HKBN clicks fund platform
HKBN Limited, Hong Kong's second largest residential broadband internet service provider, is seeking a local listing in an apparent strategic move.

Carriers clinch green standards
The International Air Transport Association announced that five airlines have recently completed stages of the IATA Environmental Assessment or IEnvA program.

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