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  1. Champion Reit's Adrian Lee sets income growth as top priorityRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Adrian Lee says the proposed Shanghai-Hong Kong stock connect scheme has encouraged more mainland Chinese financial institutions to set up offices in Hong Kong, leading to new demand to the office market. Photo: Bruce Yan Boosting income growth at leased properties is the top priority of Adrian Lee Ching-ming, the chief executive of Eagle Asset Management, which manages Champion Real Estate Investment Trust.


  2. Sticker Shock Doesn't Stop the Chinese From Buying iPhonesRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    A woman counts Hong Kong dollar banknotes as people resell Apple Inc. iPhones across from the company's Causeway Bay store during the sales launch of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus in Hong Kong, China. On Alibaba's vast Chinese shopping site, you can buy a pedicure-massage chair for $800.


  3. The beauty of scienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Standard

    Four local research students recently returned home, after spending three months working alongside some of the world's best experts in public health at the Institut Pasteur de Lille, in France. They each received a HK$45,000 scholarship for research internship, footed by beauty giant L'Oreal Group's office in Hong Kong.


  4. Qatar buys into SogoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Standard

    Hong Kong's suffering retail sector has received a vote of confidence with Qatar's sovereign investment fund buying a big chunk of Sogo. Qatar Investment Authority splashed out HK$4.78 billion to acquire a 19.9 percent stake in Sogo's operator, Lifestyle International Holdings .


  5. Sogo operator banks on mainland shoppers' spreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | South China Morning Post

    The Sogo stores in Causeway Bay and Tsim Sha Tsui had 7.8 per cent growth in sales revenue last year. Photo: May Tse Lifestyle International, the operator of Hong Kong's Sogo and Shanghai's Jiuguang department stores, expects a rising tide of mainland tourists and economic recovery across the border to fuel retail sales growth this year.


  6. Samsonite aiming to double salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | The Nation

    Acquiring retail chains and developing its own retail distribution channel form parts of Samsonite's strategy to double its worldwide sales by 2020. "We look at a number of different things.


  7. Luk Fook's 2Q Same-Store Sales -21%Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Diamonds.net

    Luk Fook Holdings, a Hong Kong-based jeweler, reported that same-store sales dropped 21 percent year on year in the second quarter that ended on September 30. The company reported that same-store sales in Mainland China fell by 30 percent, while same-store sales declined 20 percent in Hong Kong and Macau. Luk Fook did not provide full sales data.


  8. Facts are sacred, comment is free - and fact-based comment most precious of allRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | The Straits Times

    In 1921, C.P. Snow wrote an essay on journalism for The Guardian newspaper to mark its centenary and his 50th year as editor. In it, he coined the words that by now have become famous: " Comment is free, but facts are sacred.


  9. How a tiny fishing village became the gadget factory of the world,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Lim Kit Siang

    How a tiny fishing village became the gadget factory of the world, and why that's just the beginning of its ambitions It's a hot summer evening in Shenzhen, but it's still cool inside the Apple store. The young shoppers are checking out the phones and nodding along to the music by a British indie band of the early nineties.


  10. Tokyo Welcomes House of HollandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Women's Wear Daily

    PageType='article' Category Value='Fashion' Category URL Name='fashion-news' Subcategory Value='Fashion Scoops' Subcategory URL Name='fashion-scoops' Context='main' User Logged In = Online Access = false Archive Access = false Expiration Date = Auto Renew = hasAutologin = hasIPClient = ClientIP = Host name = s612770nj3vl466.uspswy6.savvis.net Host ip = Fresh off showing his spring collection at Japan Fashion Week, Henry Holland is embarking on a four-week trip through Asia. ON TOUR: Henry Holland is taking in Tokyo as part of a four-week trip through Asia.


  11. 'Amazing Race' is the Latest Western Format Sprinting Ahead in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Hollywood Reporter

    China is getting ready for the frantic tourist reality show Amazing Race , just the latest in a series of formats from the U.S. and elsewhere to make a significant impact on the world's fastest growing TV market. The Chinese version of the show is set to debut on Shenzhen TV on Friday and features celebs such as Jordan Chan , Ekin Cheng and Zhang Tielin .


  12. LVMH: It May be Time for a SmartwatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | Wall Street Journal

    "There are some talks taking place about a partnership," said Jean-Claude Biver, president of LVMH's watch division. "Maybe in nine months, we will have a smartwatch."


  13. 'Ultra Rich Asian' girl browses Richmond's 'cheap' property marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Richmond News

    One of the stars of Ultra Rich Asian Girls, Chelsea Jiang, 24, is an honours math graduate from UBC. She's currently hunting through Richmond's "cheap" housing market for a $2 million single-family home.


  14. Comment: Bank cash comes full circleRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2009 | Daily Mail

    Once upon a time our own good fortunes were underpinned by black gold but such easy money is long gone, as Gordon Brown is all too aware. It has often been assumed that nearly all Middle East states sit above huge wells that they can dip into when cashflow is tight.


  15. stampRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Daily Vidette

    New to campus, StAMP is currenly recruiting mentors and mentees to take part in this beneficial program. If you are a student preparing to embark on a journey abroad the excitement is likely mounting - new cultures, thrilling experiences and interesting people await you.


  16. Flight check: Hong Kong to Paris on Cathay PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The New Zealand Herald

    A Cathay Pacific 777-300ER comes in to land at Hong Kong. Photo / Creative Commons image by Flickr user Aero Icarus My seat: 12G .


  17. Drone causes soccer Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | SFGate

    OVER TRIGGERS SOCCER MELEE: A masked Serbian supporter drags a drone that had been carrying a banner promoting "greater Albania" over the pitch of a soccer match between Serbia and Albania in Belgrade. When Serbian player Stefan Mitrovic grabbed the low-flying flag and pulled down the drone, a brawl broke out among the players.


  18. Big brands in sales hitRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Standard

    Recent market indicators have raised concerns for some international retail brands in Hong Kong as the Occupy Central movement and the slowdown in visitor spending hit retail sales. The city will be further hit by a slowing of retail sales if the Occupy campaign intensifies and lingers as the social and economic unrest and political protests continue to hamper shopping by mainland travelers in core districts.


  19. Monster Employment index Middle East registers 5% growth on yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | AME Info

    The Monster Employment Index is a monthly gauge of online job posting activity in Middle-East based on a real-time review of tens of thousands of employer job opportunities culled from a large representative selection of career Web sites and online job listings. The Index does not reflect the trend of any one advertiser or source, but is an aggregate measure of the change in job listings across the industry.


  20. Taiwanese bioplastics maker gets cash infusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Plastics News

    A cash injection of more than $10 million from a new owner has Taiwanese bioplastics firm Green Miracle Technology Co. Ltd. planning for a new compounding factory, after opening molding and extrusion plants in mainland China this year.