Cheung Kong Infrastructure's bid for Duet
South China Morning PostCheung Kong Infrastructure's bid for Duet faces tough scrutiny in Canberra, say analystsSouth China Morning PostCKI is part of the business empire of Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing. Sydney-based Duet said on Sunday it has received an “unsolicited, indicative, incomplete, non-binding and conditional proposal” from CKI to pay cash for all of its shares at A$3 each ...
Posted on 7 December 2016 | 2:34 am
Chief executive hopeful fond of mahjong,
South China Morning PostChief executive hopeful fond of mahjong, massages and the MTR ... but quiet on ties to Li Ka-shingSouth China Morning PostBut when it came to his relationship with tycoon Li Ka-shing, he was less forthcoming. Asked to respond to rumours Li and former chief executive Tung Chee-hwa, who appointed Woo to head the Electoral Affairs Commission, were among people backing him, ...and more »
Posted on 31 October 2016 | 7:32 pm
Bad behaviour? The Youngspiration duo did
Hong Kong Free PressBad behaviour? The Youngspiration duo did exactly what they were elected to do in LegCoHong Kong Free PressHere is the point that many people don't get; although he seems like a nice guy with a great political career ahead of him, Nathan Law is not the epitome of radicalism in Hong Kong, and I very much doubt even he would claim such a mantle either. So, it ...and more »
Posted on 18 October 2016 | 6:08 am
Why Ricky Wong's bid for a free-to-air TV
South China Morning PostWhy Ricky Wong's bid for a free-to-air TV licence really failedSouth China Morning PostWhen Metro Radio was formed in 1991, its broadcast licence applicants included shareholders Li Ka-shing of then Hutchison Whampoa, Raymond Chow Man-Wai of Golden Harvest Group, Dickson Poon of Dickson Group and international radio veteran ...
Posted on 12 September 2016 | 10:53 pm
Detained Chinese activist sentenced to three
Hong Kong Free PressDetained Chinese activist sentenced to three years as wife unable to attend trialHong Kong Free PressChinese human rights activist Zhai Yanmin, who was detained during the “709 crackdown” on lawyers and activists last July, has been sentenced to three years in prison with a four year suspension. He will also be deprived of his political rights for ...and more »
Posted on 2 August 2016 | 12:55 am
Asia's richest man loses $13 billion in
Wang recently overtook Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-Shing as Asia's richest man, according to a ranking released last week by the Hurun Report. The report estimated Wang was worth $42.6 billion. Even before the crash, Wanda Cinema was in hot water ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 9:38 pm
China’s Dalian Wanda Group, Owned By Wang
Wang was announced to be the richest man in Asia by the Hurun Report last week, overtaking Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-Shing. Wanda called WTC "a jewel in the crown of world endurance sports," according to the Associated Press (AP), adding that the deal ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 8:09 pm
Asia's 3 wealthiest men lose combined $5.6
Li Ka-shing, a Hong Kong real-estate giant and business magnate, was hit even worse. His pockets were emptied of 1.5 billion USD, leaving a *measly* 30.4 billion USD to his name. He was Hong Kong's richest man until earlier this year when he a announced a ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 5:24 pm
Asia's richest man buys Ironman for $650
Wang recently overtook Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-Shing as Asia's richest man, according to a ranking released last week by the Hurun Report. The report estimated Wang was worth $42.6 billion. Related: Asia's richest man lost $13 billion in China crash ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 3:00 pm
Li Ka-shing firms record robust first-half
Billionaire Li Ka-shing’s two flagship companies in Hong Kong recorded robust earnings for the first half, weathering headwinds brought by flaccid economic growth and fluctuation in currencies. CK Hutchison, the revamped conglomerate that houses Li’s ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:22 am