Hong Kong home prices reach record high after 8-month ascent

The Asian financial hub is one of the least affordable cities in ... who took the helm four years ago and is set to step down after his term completes in June. Hong Kong citizens' monthly median wage stands at HK$15,500 (US$1,998), according to government ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong racing against time to push 'game changer' in banking

Hong Kong banks are joining a cluster of their Asian counterparts in testing the disruptive potential of the much-hyped blockchain technology - the next big thing poised to reshape the traditional banking industry in the near future. Bank of China (Hong ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong and New York battle for IPO dominance

When Jack Ma criticised Hong Kong last month for having outdated stock market listing practices, the Alibaba founder hit the city where it hurts. Hong Kong’s rivalry with New York has only heightened since the billionaire chose the US for his ecommerce ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong Stocks Climb Most in a Month as Banks, Tencent Rally

while Bank of China Ltd. climbed 1.2 percent. The Hang Seng China Enterprises Index rallied 1.3 percent, paring its decline in December to 5.5 percent. Most of Hong Kong’s stock losses occurred in December as the U.S. projected a faster pace of interest ... ( read original story ...)