Monday, August 31, 2015
Hong Kong's towering skyline is dominated by major banks and investment houses -- but smaller start-ups are playing an increasing role on the financial landscape.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015
Hong Kong Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah has warned of a "crisis" in the volatile financial market following the steepest loss recorded on Wall Street in four years.
Saturday, August 15, 2015
Mainland China's market regulator on Friday vowed to stabilize the volatile stock market for a "number of years," saying a state-backed company tasked with buying shares will have an enduring role.
Friday, April 10, 2015
Asian commodity trading giant Noble Group hit back Thursday after U.S. short-seller Muddy Waters accused the firm of existing "solely to borrow and burn cash," in an attack that saw its shares dive.
Tuesday, April 7, 2015
One of the biggest private collections of Swatch watches in the world will go under the hammer in Hong Kong this week and is expected to fetch more than US$1.3 million.
Saturday, April 4, 2015
Asian markets rose on Friday in holiday-thinned trade as investors looked ahead to the release of U.S. jobs data later in the day, while Shanghai retreated on profit-taking after a recent rally.
Thursday, October 9, 2014
A flawless fancy vivid pink diamond sold for a record US$17.7 million in Hong Kong late Tuesday, Sotheby's said.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Britain's top judge Tuesday warned Hong Kong of the need for "eternal vigilance" to safeguard its liberties.
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
At a glitzy show stall for a new residential development in Hong Kong, property agents with loudspeakers are promoting the latest trend in the overcrowded city -- high-end "micro-flats" which still come with an eye-watering price tag.
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
HSBC downgraded its investment outlook on Hong Kong, citing fears over a pro-democracy movement in the city but the banking giant later altered its report, severely toning down the emphasis on public unrest.