In Focus

20 Apr 21
The rates are expected to reach even greater heights in the near term.
18 Apr 21
Hong Kong Business' annual insurance rankings reveal that the city’s top insurers yielded $688b in terms of assets in 2019....
15 Apr 21
Hong Kong is still the most expensive location for expats, despite wide-ranging drops in residential property rents over the last year....
14 Apr 21
Office rents will likely decline 5-10% over 2021, CBRE said.
13 Apr 21
Diffusions index in March dropped slightly to 44%.
13 Apr 21
Social distancing measures will be eased amongst COVID-19 vaccine recipients.
8 Apr 21
The 32 new listings in the first quarter, raised some $132.8b in IPO funds.
7 Apr 21
More Hong Kong firms will likely freeze pay this year, compared to 2020, Hays has reported.
1 Apr 21
Randstad has released a list of the most in-demand jobs in the healthcare field in Hong Kong.
29 Mar 21
This, however, will still depend on local consumption behaviour, according to OCBC Research.
25 Mar 21
The tension between China and the United States, however, may pose threats.
24 Mar 21
More than 5% of the Hong Kong population have been vaccinated since February.
23 Mar 21
Only 21% of respondents expect their business to grow this year.
22 Mar 21
The OCBC Treasure Research sees jobless rate to stand between 7%-8% in the first half of the year.
21 Mar 21
This comes as Hong Kong faces ‘new normal’ and uncertainty in 2021.
18 Mar 21
But it will take time, the HSBC Global Research says.
17 Mar 21
This comes as the jobless rate in Hong Kong rises to a new high.
16 Mar 21
Unrecognised sales in China increased by 39% as of end-2020.
15 Mar 21
Average number of passengers per day in March expected to hit below 600.
11 Mar 21
Recovery remains uncertain as the aviation sector sees return of global passenger traffic to normal level in 2024.
8 Mar 21
Twelve members of a suspected syndicate were arrested in the joint operation.
8 Mar 21
But Asia Pacific trails behind other regions.
4 Mar 21
The pandemic situation remains volatile despite the vaccination programme.
2 Mar 21
This is higher than the global average of 27% rise in ultra wealthy population.
1 Mar 21
Here’s how EY, Deloitte, PwC and KPMG weighed in on the increased stamp duty and more.
26 Feb 21
The government expects an annual average of 18,000 private residential units in the next five years, down from 19,600 last year.
23 Feb 21
MeWe has gained popularity in Hong Kong since late 2020.
23 Feb 21
COVID-19 measures and tax rationalization lead firms’ proposals for Hong Kong’s 2021 spending plan.
22 Feb 21
But firms have to be careful in their expansion strategies.
17 Feb 21
It has been implemented in 65.3% of local firms.
4 Feb 21
This is amidst gradual recovery for the retail sector in 2021.
1 Feb 21
Some Hong Kong firms are starting to form associations with their Chinese counterparts.
29 Jan 21
Its budget deficit already makes up 11% of the GDP, but more stimulus is still needed to keep businesses afloat.
21 Jan 21
Continued travel ban may have a significant impact on the country’s GDP.
19 Jan 21
The finance secretary said the current situation is still severe.
12 Jan 21
New fines may stifle small businesses, court watchers have warned.
6 Jan 21
Sales of department store commodities showed biggest fall.
11 Dec 20
Leasing demand remains subdued with -2.5 million square feet net absorption.
4 Dec 20
The November PMI stands as the highest reading since March 2018.
1 Dec 20
But sales may deteriorate again after Hong Kong registers fourth wave of COVID cases.