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  • Swatch warns of uncertainty for major market Hong Kong as profits fall

    The National - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Swatch Group on Tuesday warned of an uncertain outlook for its major market Hong Kong after reporting an 11.5 per cent fall in first-half profits due to a strong Swiss franc, costs linked to the ...

  • CE meets Japanese delegation

    news.gov.hk - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Chief Executive CY Leung met a Japanese Diet delegation led by its Budget Committee Chairman Toshihiro Nikai at the Chief Executive's Office today. ? Mr Leung said both sides enjoy close ties ...

  • 19 pollution convictions recorded

    news.gov.hk - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The Environmental Protection Department recorded 19 convictions for pollution offences in June. ? Eight were for air pollution, four for noise and seven for waste disposal offences. ? The ...

  • Popular vocal group to perform

    news.gov.hk - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    ? Local a-cappella group Orange will perform three concerts in August as part of the Leisure & Cultural Services Department's International Arts ...

  • Credit accumulation policy introduced

    news.gov.hk - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Secretary for Education Eddie Ng today announced the introduction of a policy and principles for credit accumulation and transfer under the Qualifications Framework to further support learning ...

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  • Hong Kong benchmark closes at a high

    IOL - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Hong Kong - Hong Kong's benchmark index jumped to its highest in nearly 7-1/2 months on Tuesday, helped by stronger Chinese markets on the mainland and recent fund inflows which pushed up the ...

  • Sluggish Demand Leads to Higher Vacancy and a Slight Drop in Both Office and Retail Rents

    General Sources - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    HONG KONG, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- * Office leasing activities remained sluggish in the first half of 2014, leading to a 1.8% drop in overall grade A office rent. * Landlords will continue to ...

  • On the Cusp of Gender Parity - But Leaking Pipeline Means Hong Kong Women Still Under-Represented at Senior Levels

    General Sources - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    HONG KONG, July 22,?2014 /PRNewswire/ --?Hong Kong is seeing an encouraging improvement in gender parity across the total workforce and at junior and middle levels, but women are still ...

  • Hang Seng hits high since December

    The Standard - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    (07-22 16:30) Hong Kong stocks surged 1.69 percent Tuesday -- hitting their highest level since December --as tensions over Ukraine eased and speculation grew that China would ease property ...

  • Hong Kong Stocks May Extend Losing Streak

    RTT News - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The Hong Kong stock market has closed lower now in three straight sessions, falling almost 140 points or 0.6 percent along the way. The Hang Seng Index finished just below the 23,390-point plateau, ...

  • Talks on CE election urged

    news.gov.hk - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The Government will do its best to facilitate communication on constitutional reform between the Central Government and different sectors of society, Chief Executive CY Leung said today. ? In ...

  • Safe cycling campaign to launch

    news.gov.hk - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    The Police will launch a week-long city-wide campaign tomorrow, to promote safe cycling and take stringent actions against cycling offences. ? Cyclists must obey all traffic laws which apply to ...

  • Man arrested for brother’s death

    news.gov.hk - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Police have arrested a 39-year-old man for allegedly killing his 36-year-old brother in Kwun Tong. ? The siblings' mother called Police at about 3.17am today to report a fight between the ...

  • A visit to Hong Kong Museum of History

    China.org.cn - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Located next to the Hong Kong Science Museum in Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, the Hong Kong Museum of History is a museum which preserves Hong Kong's historical and cultural ...

  • Sunshine Oilsands Ltd. Announces Sale of Non-Core Assets and Appointment of Interim Chief Financial Officer

    CNW Group - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    July 21, 2014 /CNW/ --?? Sale of Non-Core Assets This announcement is made in accordance with the Inside Information Provision under Part XIVA of the Securities and Futures Ordinance ...

  • Liddy Li breaks silence with a message for late father

    General Sources - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    - It has been quite a while since the last time young actress Liddy Li made headlines. First for her affair with married director, Oxide Pang, and second, for the suicide of her father, Li Tak Yan, ...

  • Hong Kong Style cooking sauce available Hong Kong Fisherman

    General Sources - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    Bangkok--22 Jul--impact exhibition management Hong Kong Fisherman offers three type of Hong Kong Style cooking sauce to add flavor and moisture in pampering your Hong Kong dishes. Our Hong Kong Chef ...

  • Hang Seng jumps by break

    The Standard - Tuesday 22nd July, 2014

    (2 hrs 47 mins ago) Hong Kong stocks climbed 1.20 percent in the morning session Tuesday on easing geopolitical tensions after pro-Russian rebels handed over the black boxes of crashed Malaysia ...

  • Father denied bail in rape case of girl 6

    General Sources - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014 In refusing the bail appeal of the defendant, 44, Kowloon City magistrate Wahab Abu Bakar said the charge was serious and the prosecution's evidence suggested a prima ...

  • HKTDC Design Gallery Shop Opens in PMQ

    General Sources - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Hong Kong, July 21, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) opened its third Design Gallery shop in Hong Kong today, in the creative industries landmark PMQ in ...

  • CS urges sincere talks

    news.gov.hk - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Chief Secretary Carrie Lam says the Government is committed to facilitating communication between various sectors and the Central Government, urging pan-democratic groups to be sincere in their ...

  • CE meets space official

    news.gov.hk - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Chief Executive CY Leung met China National Space Administration Deputy Director Zhang Jianhua at Government House today. ? Mr Zhang and his delegation attended the opening ceremony of the ...

  • No stance on CE selection

    news.gov.hk - Monday 21st July, 2014

    The Government says it has no specific stance on the Chief Executive selection method. ? It made the statement today in response to media enquiries on whether the National People's Congress ...

  • CS opens lunar expo

    news.gov.hk - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Chief Secretary Carrie Lam opened the Exhibition on China's Lunar Exploration Programme at the Science Museum today. ? Running until August 24, the show features 20 models and interactive ...

  • Gov’t to bolster arts sector

    news.gov.hk - Monday 21st July, 2014

    Chief Secretary Carrie Lam: It is my honour to attend the opening ceremony of the Asian Youth Orchestra (AYO) Rehearsal Camp, which is the 24th edition of the camp, for a second successive year. I ...

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