Issue: November 08, 2010   (Archive)
Thursday, August 21, 2014   

Town builder on solid ground
The initial public offering market in Hong Kong has been rather subdued recently. But this does not seem to have deterred China VAST Industrial Urban Development from seeking HK$1.23 billion for its IPO.

Hin Sang banks on healthy offer
Hin Sang Group (International) is known for its Hin Sang Milk Supplement for children and "Health Star" products.

Pata delves into Asia's youth
Young Asian travelers have rated France, the United States, Australia, Japan and Italy as being some of their dream destinations, a poll by Pacific Asia Travel Association has revealed.

Largest IT Festival to dial big numbers
The 11th Hong Kong Computer & Communications Festival 2014 will be held from August 22 to 25 at Hall 1 of the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Sweeping vista
Park Metropolitan in Kwun Tong, offers a rare supply of new flats to the district that is undergoing major redevelopment.

Benchmarks floated for iBond
Hang Seng Indexes launched a new sub- index under its iBond Composite Total Return Index. It offers benchmarks to track the general performance of the government's iBonds or inflation-linked notes.

Mortgage for second-hand properties
mReferral Mortgage Brokerage Services offers up to 80 percent, or HK$6.4 million mortgage for second-hand properties.

Schroders launches equity fund
Schroders launches its Global Allocator Fund in Hong Kong.

Pictet comes clean on Asia
Clean energy investment is no longer just about renewables and natural gas, but more about energy efficiency that carries enormous investment opportunities, says Luciano Diana, head of environmental investing at Pictet Asset Management.

Combative origin
Vanguard was named after a battleship as the founder, John Bogle, is a fan of maritime history, says Shirley Painter.

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