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UPDATE 1-Hong Kong Q1 GDP growth weakest in a decade, trade war takes toll

17 May 2019

* Govt says economy to face pressure as trade tensions drag on

Hong Kong's first-quarter GDP growth slows to near decade low

02 May 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong's economy grew at its slowest annual pace in nearly 10 years in the first quarter, an advance government estimate showed on Thursday, hit by a slowdown in exports and investment.

Hong Kong's CK Asset eyes Avolon, overseas deals in revenue push

03 Apr 2019

HONG KONG Hong Kong property developer CK Asset Holdings is open to bidding for debt-laden HNA Group's stake in Irish aircraft lessor Avolon Holdings if it were put up for sale and is eyeing other overseas deals as it pushes for stable revenue sources.

UPDATE 2-Hong Kong's CK Asset eyes Avolon, overseas deals in revenue push

03 Apr 2019

* Says open to bid for HNA stake in Avolon if put up for sale (Adds CK Asset shares)

HK property developer CK Asset eyes Avolon, overseas assets in revenue push

03 Apr 2019

* Says open to bid for HNA stake in Avolon if put up for sale

UPDATE 1-CK Hutchison says global markets still welcome Chinese deals

21 Mar 2019

HONG KONG, March 21 CK Hutchison Holdings Ltd , the ports-to-telecoms arm of retired billionaire Li Ka-shing, said it does not feel Chinese companies are being barred from M&A opportunities in the global markets, even though its bid in Australia was blocked.

Fosun Tourism to adopt asset-light strategy for new Club Med resorts-chairman

19 Mar 2019

HONG KONG, March 19 Fosun Tourism Group will adopt an asset-light strategy and run under management contracts the Club Med resorts it plans to launch in China and other countries over the next few years, its chairman told Reuters.

Cathay Pacific 'reasonably optimistic' on outlook after swinging to annual profit

13 Mar 2019

SINGAPORE/HONG KONG Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd is "reasonably optimistic" about passenger and cargo markets this year despite recognizing challenges ahead, its chairman said, after the Hong Kong airline earlier reported a profit for the first time in three years.

Hong Kong Jan retail sales growth rises to 5-month high as visitors surge

05 Mar 2019

* Jan retail sales value up 7.1 pct y/y, volume up 6.9 pct y/y

Cathay Pacific in talks to buy stake in HNA's HK Express Airways

05 Mar 2019

HONG KONG/SINGAPORE Hong Kong flagship carrier Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd said on Tuesday it is in "active discussions" about an acquisition involving budget airline Hong Kong Express Airways Ltd, although an agreement has yet to be reached.

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