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European politics is in flux, but the news is not all bad for investors

European politics is in flux, but the news is not all bad for investors

Asian investors have shied away from Europe in recent years, because of the perception of political problems in the region, dating back to the in the early 2010s. The Brexit referendum in 2016 has led to a massive for the British government. More recently, the in France and the between […]

First mix-use land plot at former Kai Tak airport runway draws positive response from developers

First mix-use land plot at former Kai Tak airport runway draws positive response from developers

Hong Kong?s government received a positive response in its sale of the first commercial land plot on the former Kai Tak Airport?s runway. Nine bids were received when the call for tender closed on Friday, from Sun Hung Kai Properties, CK Asset Holdings, Great Eagle Holdings, K&K Property, Sino Land, […]

Analysts change their tune, forecast an up to 15 per cent increase in Hong Kong home prices this year

Analysts change their tune, forecast an up to 15 per cent increase in Hong Kong home prices this year

If you have been holding out for a steeper drop in the prices of residential property in Hong Kong, you are in for a disappointment. Analysts ? even those previously forecasting declines ? are increasingly of the opinion that prices will bottom out by March. And then rise by up […]

Hong Kong developers finished building 21,000 new homes last year, most in 14 years and ahead of official target

Hong Kong developers finished building 21,000 new homes last year, most in 14 years and ahead of official target

The number of private homes built in Hong Kong last year beat the government?s target and hit a 14-year high, helping to bring a 28-month bull run in the city?s property market to a halt. Figures released by the Transport and Housing Bureau on Friday showed that construction of 21,000 […]

Expect the US-China trade war to come to a showy end, but the tech war to continue

Expect the US-China trade war to come to a showy end, but the tech war to continue

As the international media speculate breathlessly about whether the US and China will reach a trade agreement to resolve their deepening tariff war before the , I have news for you: first, quite likely a trade deal will be agreed; and second, this should offer meagre comfort to anyone seriously […]