Hong Kong


  • Cheung Kong, Hutchison restructure is terrific: Pro  Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 8:43 PM ET

    Peter Churchouse, author of The Churchouse Letter, says the merger of Li Ka-shing's Cheung Kong Holdings and Hutchison Whampoa will provide shareholders with a range of benefits.

  • China new year a bull, not sheep, for stocks Wednesday, 25 Feb 2015 | 5:14 PM ET
    Shareholders discuss financial data in Shenyang, China, on Feb. 25, 2015.

    As Chinese markets began trading in the year of the ram, analysts looked for ETFs that track the region's indices to profit from an expected rally.

  • Is HK doing enough to solve its housing woes?  Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 10:46 PM ET

    David Fong, managing director at Hip Shing Hong, says the government is "aggressively looking for land to build houses" and markets will likely see a rise in affordable housing over the next few years.

  • Tracking Hong Kong's budget surplus  Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 10:24 PM ET

    Raymond Yeung, senior economist, Greater China at ANZ, discusses the budget surplus that Hong Kong recorded for the last fiscal year and explains the need for structural reform.

  • Hong Kong set to report budget surplus  Tuesday, 24 Feb 2015 | 8:37 PM ET

    Jim Thompson, chairman at Crown Worldwide Group, discusses news that the Special Administrative Region of China is set to report a budget surplus of over HK$60 billion for the last fiscal year.

  • Shorts coming for Shanghai-Hong Kong stock connect Sunday, 22 Feb 2015 | 12:10 AM ET
    A man using a mobile device stands in front of a screen displaying signage for the Shanghai-Hong Kong Stock Connect during its launch ceremony at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange in Hong Kong on Monday, Nov. 17, 2014.

    The Shanghai-Hong Kong stock connect's lukewarm reception may heat up, with the Hong Kong market saying it plans to allow short-selling from March 2.

  • How West Coast ports dispute is impacting Asia  Tuesday, 17 Feb 2015 | 7:50 PM ET

    Roberto Giannetta, secretary of the Hong Kong Liner Shipping Association, says service reliability has been impacted by the labor dispute at ports on U.S. West Coast.

  • Getting into the Chinese festive spirit  Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 8:52 PM ET

    Ahead of Chinese New Year, the fair at Hong Kong's Victoria Park is a lively buzz of activities attracting thousands of visitors. CNBC's Emily Tan reports.

  • Don't underestimate pace of China slowdown: Pro  Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 7:18 PM ET

    Jim McCaughan, CEO at Principal Global Investors, says the Chinese economy is slowing down more than expected and growth could go below 6.5 percent in the next 2-3 quarters.

  • Glaucus Research has a 'sell' call on Ozner Water  Monday, 16 Feb 2015 | 6:46 PM ET

    Soren Aandahl, director of Research at Glaucus Research Group, attributes the firm's "strong sell" rating to Ozner Water's "convoluted corporate history and financial metrics."

  • Rosewood Hotel: Undeterred by headwinds in China  Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 8:26 PM ET

    Sonia Cheng, CEO of Rosewood Hotel Group, explains her bullish outlook on China's hospitality sector in this week's "Managing Asia."

  • HK official: Another flu outbreak possible in July  Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 7:46 PM ET

    Sophia Chan, Under Secretary for Food and Health, Hong Kong, says the city usually sees two flu seasons every year as the dominant virus could survive in both cold and hot weather.

  • Sheldon Adelson fights 'foul-mouthed' label Thursday, 12 Feb 2015 | 10:20 AM ET
    Sheldon Adelson

    Billionaire Sheldon Adelson has been called many things, but there is one label that he has decided to fight in court: “foul-mouthed.”

  • Jetstar Japan to launch HK-Osaka flight services  Tuesday, 10 Feb 2015 | 8:35 PM ET

    Miyuki Suzuki, CEO of Jetstar Japan, says an exponential increase in demand from Hong Kong prompted the budget carrier to launch the service and passengers can expect air fares to be 50 percent cheaper than full service airlines.

  • Why slowing inflation in China isn't that bad  Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 8:43 PM ET

    Chi Lo, senior economist, Greater China at BNP Paribas Investment Partners, says the deflationary drag keeps the Chinese central bank on an easing bias, which will benefit asset prices.

  • $386M allegedly gone, investors fear bitcoin Ponzi Monday, 9 Feb 2015 | 3:24 PM ET
    A man speaks on a phone in a store displaying a bitcoin sign in Hong Kong, Feb. 28, 2014.

    Bitcoin investors are reportedly claiming that Hong Kong-based MyCoin has suddenly closed, and stolen millions in the process.

  • Hang Lung: 'HK government is doing their best'  Sunday, 8 Feb 2015 | 7:20 PM ET

    Ronnie Chan, chairman of Hang Lung Properties, says the Hong Kong government's plans to boost land supply is working to stabilize property prices.

  • Why a HK property crash won’t bring economy down Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 5:46 PM ET
    Residential buildings seen through a construction crane stand in the West Kowloon district of Hong Kong

    Hong Kong's property sector may face dire predictions of a crash, but that wouldn't be an Armageddon scenario for the economy, analysts said.

  • Will Year of Goat give Hong Kong the kick? Thursday, 5 Feb 2015 | 2:30 AM ET

    The year of the goat may take the Hong Kong stock market on a bumpy ride, CLSA said in its annual feng shui forecast ahead of the Lunar New Year.

  • Sunac China to buy stake in troubled Kaisa: report Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 10:34 PM ET

    Sunac plans to buy a 49.3 percent stake in troubled Chinese developer Kaisa, which recently missed bond coupon payments, Caixin magazine reported.