Hong Kong


  • Cathay Pacific

    Cathay Pacific told CNBC Friday it will not be participating in Air China's 6.5 billion yuan ($952.2 million) share issue.

  • HSBC Will Subscribe to BoCom's Rights Issue: CEO Tuesday, 2 Mar 2010 | 2:28 AM ET

    HSBC  will take part in Bank of Communications' (BoCom) upcoming rights issue and is keen to increase its shareholding in the Chinese lender when regulations allow, said Michael Geoghegan, group chief executive & chairman of HSBC.

  • Cathay Pacific CEO Says 2010 Will be 'Good' Tuesday, 2 Feb 2010 | 2:52 AM ET

    Hong Kong's flagship air carrier Cathay Pacific is expecting 2010 to be a good year after a dismal 2009, CEO Tony Tyler told CNBC on Tuesday.

  • Asian Stocks End Higher on Positive US Lead Thursday, 14 Jan 2010 | 6:21 AM ET

    Asian stock markets made gains on Thursday, following the positive lead on Wall Street overnight.

  • Asian Stocks Stumble as China Tightens Credit Wednesday, 13 Jan 2010 | 5:10 AM ET

    Asian stock markets suffered losses on Wednesday following the weaker close on Wall Street and on news that China's central bank was tightening monetary conditions.

  • Asian Stocks Rise After Gains on Wall Street Monday, 11 Jan 2010 | 6:01 AM ET

    Asian stock markets saw healthy gains on Monday, after major indices on Wall Street finished at 15-month closing highs as investors looked past weaker than expected jobs data.

  • Asian Stocks End Higher, US Jobs Data Eyed Friday, 8 Jan 2010 | 5:04 AM ET

    Asian stock markets ended mostly higher on Friday ahead of key data out of the U.S. that is expected to show the American economy has stopped shedding jobs.

  • Asian Stocks Ease Ahead of US Jobs Data Thursday, 7 Jan 2010 | 6:13 AM ET

    Asian stock markets ended lower after cautious trading, following the mixed finish on Wall Street overnight.

  • Asian Stocks End Higher on US Factory Data Wednesday, 6 Jan 2010 | 6:12 AM ET

    Asian stock markets ended modestly higher Wednesday, after upbeat factory orders in the U.S. added to the view that the American economic recovery is on track.

  • Asia Ends Higher on Global Recovery Hopes Tuesday, 5 Jan 2010 | 5:21 AM ET

    Asian stock markets got off to a strong start on Tuesday, after a U.S. report showed the manufacturing sector expanding for a fifth straight month.

  • Asia Kicks Off 2010 Higher, Nikkei Leads Monday, 4 Jan 2010 | 5:07 AM ET

    Asian stock markets kick off a new year on an upbeat note as investors counted on a sustainable global recovery.

  • Asian Stocks Kick Off 2010 Higher Sunday, 3 Jan 2010 | 8:11 PM ET

    Asian stock markets kick off a new year on an upbeat note.

  • Nikkei Climbs 19% in 2009; Yen, Stimulus Help Wednesday, 30 Dec 2009 | 5:13 AM ET

    Japan's  Nikkei average  booked a 19 percent gain in 2009, with shares of high-tech exporters leading a rebound rally on a weaker yen and as economic stimulus measures helped turn around the world economy.

  • Asian Shares End Mixed; Australia Up 1% Tuesday, 29 Dec 2009 | 6:00 AM ET

    Asian stocks were trading flat to higher on Tuesday, with Australian shares rising 1%.

  • Nikkei Rises 1.3% to Highest in 4 Months Monday, 28 Dec 2009 | 5:35 AM ET

    Asian stocks have opened higher on Monday in quiet trade with some markets closed for a public holiday.

  • Japan, China Shares Down on Profit-Taking Friday, 25 Dec 2009 | 1:36 AM ET

    Japan's benchmark Nikkei average  closed  down 0.40 percent at 10,494.71 on Friday, while the broader Topix shed 0.47 percent to 909.39.

  • UC Rusal Board Sets IPO Price Range: Paper Friday, 25 Dec 2009 | 1:15 AM ET

    The board of Russian aluminium company UC RUSAL has set a price range for its Hong Kong IPO valuing the company at between $16 billion and $22 billion,  a paper reported.

  • Nikkei Hits 3-Mth High on Yen, Wall St Thursday, 24 Dec 2009 | 2:15 AM ET

    Most Asian stock markets gained ground in thin pre-holiday trade on Thursday, led by Japan and China.

  • Go For Property in Asia's Mass Markets: Analyst Wednesday, 23 Dec 2009 | 4:02 AM ET

    Despite a recent jump in real estate prices in Singapore and Hong Kong, Tim Murphy, managing director if IP Global Limited is still upbeat on the sector, especially in mass market property.

  • Asia Closes Up in Thin Trade; Oz at 3-Wk High Wednesday, 23 Dec 2009 | 3:58 AM ET

    China's key stock index ended up, with telecommunications-related shares firmer on strong subscriber growth, but some recently listed companies slipped below their IPO prices with sentiment weighed down by worries over rising share supplies.