Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Beijing pledges a mix of tax breaks to help businesses

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Beijing pledges a mix of tax breaks to help businesses

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Beijing pledges a mix of tax breaks to help businesses Hong Kong and China stocks shot up Tuesday, after the Chinese government pledged tax cuts to boost manufacturing and small enterprises amid a slowing economy and the US-China trade war. The Hang Seng Index surged 2 per cent, or […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ends six-day stretch of gains

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ends six-day stretch of gains

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) ends six-day stretch of gains Shares in Hong Kong and Shanghai fell and the yuan declined as China’s weakest trade data since 2016 fueled concern about the impact of a dispute with the U.S. and slowing economy. The Hang Seng Index fell 1.4 percent, ending a six-day run of […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) focus for local investors will be offshore this week

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) focus for local investors will be offshore this week

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) focus for local investors will be offshore this week Australian shares are poised to start the week on a positive note as investors await the start of the US reporting season for a read on the outlook for corporate profits. ASX futures up 15 points. The Australian dollar edged […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) firm on continued trade optimism and surging crude oil prices

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) firm on continued trade optimism and surging crude oil prices

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) firm on continued trade optimism and surging crude oil prices The Hong Kong stock market has climbed higher in four straight sessions, gathering almost 1,400 points or 5.5 percent along the way. The Hang Seng Index now rests just above the 26,460-point plateau and it’s expected to open higher […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) progress toward ending their trade war and a Beijing official indicated new policies are coming to boost domestic consumption

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) progress toward ending their trade war and a Beijing official indicated new policies are coming to boost domestic consumption

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) progress toward ending their trade war and a Beijing official indicated new policies are coming to boost domestic consumption The Hang Seng Index rose 2.3 per cent, or 586.87 points, to 26,462.32, while the Hang Seng China Enterprises Index gained 2.2 per cent, or 224.47 points, to 10,358.21. On […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) improved market sentiment

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) improved market sentiment

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) improved market sentiment Most markets in Asia opened higher on Tuesday as investor sentiment improved on the back of the positive trade talks between the United States (US) and China. Earlier cautious comments coming from the US Federal Reserve on future rate hikes also continued to provide relief to […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investor sentiment picked up slightly

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investor sentiment picked up slightly

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) investor sentiment picked up slightly Stocks in Asia gained on Monday as investor sentiment picked up slightly amid a new round of trade negotiations between the United States and China in Beijing. Japan’s Nikkei 225 bounced 2.44 percent to close at 20,038.97 while the Topix jumped 2.81 percent to […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) technology firms again in the firing line

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) technology firms again in the firing line

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) technology firms again in the firing line Hong Kong stocks opened with more losses Friday following another steep drop on Wall Street, with technology firms again in the firing line after Apple’s shock decision to slash its December quarter revenue forecast. The Hang Seng Index eased 0.47 percent, or […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) 2019 Outlook Flat

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) 2019 Outlook Flat

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) 2019 Overall, the bias in prices is: Sideways The projected upper bound is: 29,407.27. The projected lower bound is: 21,961.63. The projected closing price is: 25,684.45. Candlesticks A black body occurred (because prices closed lower than they opened). During the past 10 bars, there have been 2 white candles […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks give up early gains

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks give up early gains

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stocks give up early gains An incredible day on Wall Street, which saw major indexes finishing at least 5% higher, spurred Asian stock gains Thursday as some traders returned from a Christmas break. U.S. markets were, however, indicating a pullback in the Thursday session. Stock markets also got a […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) brace for possible wild ride

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) brace for possible wild ride

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) brace for possible wild ride Hong Kong traders are bracing themselves for what could be a wild session when trading resumes Thursday, following days of drama building out of the US that sparked a bloodbath on Wall Street and in Tokyo. The Hong Kong market has been closed since […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) city’s de facto central bank raised its base rate in line with the U.S. Federal Reserve

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) city’s de facto central bank raised its base rate in line with the U.S. Federal Reserve

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) city’s de facto central bank raised its base rate in line with the U.S. Federal Reserve Hong Kong shares ended lower on Thursday after the city’s de facto central bank raised its base rate in line with the U.S. Federal Reserve, and warned of increasing downside risks to the […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Halts Losing Streak

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Halts Losing Streak

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) Halts Losing Streak The Hong Kong stock market has fallen lower in three straight trading days, sliding almost 700 points or 2.7 percent in that span. The Hang Seng Index now rests just beneath the 25,815-point plateau, although it figures to get a lift from bargain hunters on Wednesday. […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) hit by a double whammy of policy disappointment in China

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) hit by a double whammy of policy disappointment in China

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) hit by a double whammy of policy disappointment in China Hong Kong stocks slipped on Tuesday, hit by a double whammy of policy disappointment in China and depressing share prices across the region. The Hang Seng index fell 1.1 percent to 25,814.25, while the Hang Seng China Enterprises index […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stock market faces continued headwinds in 2019

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stock market faces continued headwinds in 2019

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) stock market faces continued headwinds in 2019 Hong Kong stocks are closing out a rough year and the outlook for 2019 remains largely negative, according to analysts and investors. Headwinds from a weakening economy in China, the Beijing-Washington trade war, concerns about signs of emerging U.S. weakness and an expected slowdown […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) rising diplomatic tensions between Beijing and Ottawa

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) rising diplomatic tensions between Beijing and Ottawa

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) rising diplomatic tensions between Beijing and Ottawa Stocks in Hong Kong and China fell in morning trading on Friday on the back of weak November economic data and rising diplomatic tensions between Beijing and Ottawa. The benchmark Hang Seng Index slipped 1.4 per cent, or 372.24 points, to 26,152.11 […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) two-day rally has helped erase losses

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) two-day rally has helped erase losses

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) two-day rally has helped erase losses Today’s rally across Asian stock markets has put the regional benchmark index in the green for the week. Barely. The MSCI Asia Pacific Index climbed 0.6 percent as of 4:52 p.m in Hong Kong on Wednesday. Its two-day rally has helped erase losses […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) market participants forecast a slower pace of interest rate hikes in the U.S

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) market participants forecast a slower pace of interest rate hikes in the U.S

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) market participants forecast a slower pace of interest rate hikes in the U.S Hong Kong stocks rose on Wednesday as market participants forecast a slower pace of interest rate hikes in the U.S. and possible policy stimulus in China. At the close of trade, the Hang Seng index was […]

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) questions remain about the details of the trade agreement

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) questions remain about the details of the trade agreement

Hong Kong: HANG SENG INDEX (.HSI) questions remain about the details of the trade agreement Stocks in Asia mostly slipped on Tuesday amid uncertainty about the future of U.S.-China trade relations. Japan’s Nikkei 225 fell by 2.39 percent to close at 22,036.05 while the Topix index shed 2.36 percent to 1,649.20 by the end of […]

Want to Breed a Melbourne Cup Winner, Consider Honorius

Want to Breed a Melbourne Cup Winner, Consider Honorius

Want to Breed a Melbourne Cup Winner, Consider Honorius Not many real stayers make it to stud in Australia despite the fact that some of the biggest races in Australia are over a reasonable distance. Honorius ran third in the Group One Spring Champion (2000m) behind Dundeel, third in the Group One Queensland Derby (2400m) […]

Australian Stallions: Honorius has the Staying Power

Australian Stallions: Honorius has the Staying Power

Australian Stallions: Honorius has the Staying Power While the Australian breeding industry is focused on speedy 2yo’s that is not the end of Australia’s racing industry. Staying races are some of the biggest races in the country and the prize-money on offer is phenomenal. If you are looking to breed a quality stayer Honorius is […]

Honorius begins Second Season in Australia

Honorius begins Second Season in Australia

Honorius begins Second Season in Australia Knightsbridge are very keen to discuss opportunities breeding to Honorius with Mare owners or those wishing to enjoy the fun of being a breeder, we intend to breed and race as many as possible. His family have been an international success, Holy Roman Emperor was a champion 2yo, his […]

Holy Roman Emperor Posts More Group 1 Wins

Holy Roman Emperor Posts More Group 1 Wins

Holy Roman Emperor Posts More Group 1 Wins World renowned shuttle sire Holy Roman Emperor added a 13th Group I winner to his tally in the US on the weekend when Glorious Empire (7g Holy Roman Emperor x Humble and Proud, by Pivotal) captured the $1 million Sword Dancer Stakes at Saratoga. Winner of the […]

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Holy Roman Emperor Continues to Deliver

Holy Roman Emperor Continues to Deliver

Holy Roman Emperor Continues to Deliver USA Holy Roman Emperor is well-used to international success and Glorious Empire (7g Holy Roman Emperor-Humble And Proud, by Pivotal) was his latest globe-trotting scorer at Saratoga at the weekend. Jimmy Lawrence’s charge shared the spoils in the $250,0000 G2 Bowling Green Stakes when joined at the wire by […]

Hong Kong Horse Racing: 2018 Prize Money

Hong Kong Horse Racing: 2018 Prize Money

Hong Kong Horse Racing: 2018 Prize Money The Stewards have decided that with effect from 16 July 2018 the rates for Prize Money, Entry Fees, Riding Fees, Training Fee, Livery Charges and Contributions to Retired Racehorse Programme are as follows :- PRIZE  MONEY CLASS 1……………………………………………………………………………………………………………… $2,625,000 CLASS 2……………………………………………………………………………………………………………… $1,950,000 CLASS 3……………………………………………………………………………………………………………… $1,380,000 CLASS 4………………………………………………………………………………………………………………… $920,000 […]

Hong Kong Horse Racing Planning a Big 2018/19

Hong Kong Horse Racing Planning a Big 2018/19

Hong Kong Horse Racing Planning a Big 2018/19 Hong Kong will stage its 2018/19 season opener at Sha Tin Racecourse on Sunday, 2 September, the first of 88 fixtures worth a record total of HK$1.22 billion. The season will consist of 47 day meetings and 41 night fixtures at Hong Kong’s two iconic tracks, Happy […]

China Horse Racing: HKJC’s Conghua Training Centre

China Horse Racing: HKJC’s Conghua Training Centre

China Horse Racing: HKJC’s Conghua Training Centre A momentous new era in Hong Kong racing began with the arrival of the first in-training horses at Conghua Training Centre (CTC) on the Chinese Mainland, marking the integration of CTC into the Hong Kong training system. The shipment of 21 horses – seven each from the Dennis […]

2017/18 Racing Season in Hong Kong was Exceptional

2017/18 Racing Season in Hong Kong was Exceptional

2017/18 Racing Season in Hong Kong was Exceptional World class sport and incredible global growth underpinned a memorable 2017/18 racing season in Hong Kong, which concluded today, Sunday, 15 July, with overall turnover of HK$124.2 billion, representing a 5.8% increase on the previous season. A crowd of 31,903 turned out at Sha Tin for this […]

Lonhro: An Australian Success Story for Darley

Lonhro: An Australian Success Story for Darley

Lonhro: An Australian Success Story for Darley On his right shoulder Lonhro is branded with the number 344. The figures signify that he was the 344th foal of around 400 to be born at Woodlands Stud in 1998. In truth, Lonhro was the No.1 foal to arrive at Woodlands that year, and probably the best […]

The LONGINES Hong Kong International Races Jump to HK$93 million

The LONGINES Hong Kong International Races Jump to HK$93 million

The LONGINES Hong Kong International Races Jump to HK$93 million The LONGINES Hong Kong International Races are now worth an extraordinary HK$93 million. The 10% increase to the Turf World Championships’ purse is among the Hong Kong Jockey Club’s substantial prize money rises for the 2018/19 season, which were announced today, 6 July, 2018. The […]

Hong Kong Horses Making the Move to China

Hong Kong Horses Making the Move to China

Following the two successful shipments of a total of 35 Racing Development Board (RDB) horses from Hong Kong to the Conghua Training Centre (CTC) on 12 June (Tuesday) and 14 June (Thursday), all horses have been settling extremely well in the Club’s state-of-the-art training centre. Mr. William A Nader, Director of Racing Business and Operations, […]

Another Group Winner for Holy Roman Emperor

Another Group Winner for Holy Roman Emperor

Another Group Winner for Holy Roman Emperor Holy Roman Classic hope wins German G2 Well Timed (3f Holy Roman Emperor-Wells Present, by Cadeaux Genereux) looks one of the leading contenders for the G1 Preis der Diana following her victory in Hoppegarten on Sunday. Stall Ullman’s progressive home-bred Holy Roman Emperor won the G2 Diana Trial […]

Hong Kong Jockey Club CEO on Improving Global Racing

Hong Kong Jockey Club CEO on Improving Global Racing

Hong Kong racing’s wagering strategy was a core point in the opening plenary session on day two of the Asian Racing Conference (ARC) in Seoul, South Korea today, Wednesday, 16 May, 2018. Mr. Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges, the Hong Kong Jockey Club’s Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Asian Racing Federation (ARF), chaired the session, titled […]

Hong Kong Horse Racing: The Chinese New Year

Hong Kong Horse Racing: The Chinese New Year

Hong Kong Horse Racing: The Chinese New Year The Chinese New Year Raceday has always been one of Hong Kong’s most popular horseracing events, bringing families and friends together in festive celebration. With the Year of the Dog just around the corner, the Hong Kong Jockey Club’s Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges, hosted a […]

Hong Kong Horse Racing: Happy Valley Preview

Hong Kong Horse Racing: Happy Valley Preview

Hong Kong Horse Racing: Happy Valley Preview Hong Kong Races returns to Happy Valley tonight with a good race card, Hong Kong racing is gearing up for some fun with Bollywood Nights to entertain the crowd. Here are the Hong Kong Happy Valley selections from Knightsbridge home of quality race horses. Race 1. Yau Kom Tau Hcp (C5) […]

Get 2018 off to a lucky start on January 1 at Sha Tin Racecourse

Get 2018 off to a lucky start on January 1 at Sha Tin Racecourse

Get 2018 off to a lucky start on January 1 at Sha Tin Racecourse, $80 million Mega-jackpots for the New Year The New Year is just around the corner. Racing fans can get 2018 off to a galloping start by attending the “Lucky Start January 1 Raceday” at Sha Tin Racecourse. And with a total […]

Hong Kong SAR and Chinese Mainland Advance Horse Racing in China

Hong Kong SAR and Chinese Mainland Advance Horse Racing in China

At the opening of the International Conference on the Equine Disease Free Zone (ICEDFZ) today (12 December), Hong Kong SAR and Chinese Mainland authorities signed four memoranda of understanding reinforcing policies and procedures governing the operation of the biosecurity zone in the Conghua District of Guangzhou and related horse movement arrangements between the Club’s new […]

Highland Reel Retires with 7th G1 Win

Highland Reel Retires with 7th G1 Win

Highland Reel Retires with 7th G1 Win Aidan O’Brien’s message was clear after the G1 Longines Hong Kong Vase on Sunday – Highland Reel (5h Galileo-Hveger, by Danehill) is “Irreplaceable” as the unique son of Galileo heads to a new career as a stallion at Coolmore Highland Reel closed out his globe-trotting career with a […]

Talismanic, Andre Fabre Strong Showing in Hong Kong Vase

Talismanic, Andre Fabre Strong Showing in Hong Kong Vase

Talismanic, Andre Fabre Strong Showing in Hong Kong Vase Talismanic, trained by Andre Fabre and ridden by Maxime Guyon, put in another very gutsy performance to finish second to Highland Reel in the G1 Hong Kong Vase over 12 furlongs on fast turf at Sha Tin, Hong Kong, on Sunday, December 10. The winner on […]

The LONGINES Hong Kong International Races Tips

The LONGINES Hong Kong International Races Tips

The LONGINES Hong Kong International Races Tips It is the biggest day of the year in Hong Kong with the running of the The LONGINES Hong Kong International Race Series. Here are the tips from Knightsbridge the home of quality horses, you can get the tips of the week all around Asia at www.asiaracingclub.com Race […]

Hong Kong Racing: Happy Valley Selections

Hong Kong Racing: Happy Valley Selections

Hong Kong Racing: Happy Valley Selections Tonight will be the LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship Hugh Bowman will be defending his title after his victory in last year’s LONGINES International Jockeys Championship, as much as I hate to say it I donn’t think he has Buckley’s of taking out the night, he will also show Hong […]

Hong Kong Horse Racing: Dec 6 LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship

Hong Kong Horse Racing: Dec 6 LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship

Hong Kong Horse Racing: Dec 6 LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship Pierre-Charles Boudot Age: 24 Background: Boudot won his second French champion jockey title in 2016 with a European record of 300 wins that season. His father, the late Marc Boudot, was a trainer in central France. He attended the jockeys’ school at Govieux before joining […]

Hong Kong Racing: Happy Valley Preview Nov 28

Hong Kong Racing: Happy Valley Preview Nov 28

Hong Kong Racing: Happy Valley Preview Nov 28 Hong Kong Races returns to Happy Valley tonight with a good race card, Hong Kong racing is gearing up for some of the biggest races of the year in December. Here are the Hong Kong Happy Valley selections from Knightsbridgehome of quality race horses. Race 1 – TO KWA […]

Hong Kong Races: Happy Valley Selections Nov 22

Hong Kong Races: Happy Valley Selections Nov 22

Hong Kong Races: Happy Valley Selections Nov 22 There is some great racing tonight in Hong Kong and here are the selections from Knightsbridge Bloodstock Race 1 – DUMBARTON HANDICAP Wednesday, November 22, 2017, Happy Valley, 19:15 Turf, “C+3” Course, 1200M, Good Prize Money: $660,000, Rating:40-0, Class 5 1 A FAST ONE 10 GLORY HORSIE 6 TREASURE […]

Bank of China Race Day in Hong Kong Selections

Bank of China Race Day in Hong Kong Selections

Bank of China Race Day in Hong Kong Selections A very exciting Bank of China Race Day. The BOCHK Jockey Club Cup is one of three G2 features on Sunday, alongside the BOCHK Wealth Management Jockey Club Mile and BOCHK Wealth Management Jockey Club Sprint (1200m), which are the prime lead-up races to the LONGINES […]

Hong Kong: LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship

Hong Kong: LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship

Hong Kong: LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship The world’s best jockeys will compete for the LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship at Happy Valley Racecourse on Wednesday, 6 December. A HK$800,000 prize fund makes the annual four-race showcase at Hong Kong’s iconic city track the richest jockey challenge in the world. Four Hong Kong-based riders and eight of […]

Hong Kong Racing News: Hot King Prawn is Hot

Hong Kong Racing News: Hot King Prawn is Hot

Hong Kong Racing News: Hot King Prawn is Hot By David Morgan Champion trainer John Size sealed an early double on Ladies’ Purse Day (Sunday, 5 November) at Sha Tin Racecourse thanks to a pair of bright young prospects, the unbeaten Hot King Prawn and race debutant Conte. Hot King Prawn lived up to the […]

China Life Insurance Co Ltd (HKG:2628) Target $40

China Life Insurance Co Ltd (HKG:2628) Target $40

China Life Insurance Co Ltd (HKG:2628) Target $40 This is one worth buying in Hong Kong. China Life, the country’s biggest life insurer, estimates that its net profits for the first three quarters will surge by 95 percent due to increased investment return. Preliminary calculations show that the company’s profits during the January-September period reached […]

Hong Kong Racing: G2 Premier Bowl Handicap

Hong Kong Racing: G2 Premier Bowl Handicap

Hong Kong Racing: G2 Premier Bowl Handicap From Knightsbridge’s  John Heffernan It’s hard to go past the top 3 Mr Stunning, Thewizardofoz and Luck Bubbles. On past performances Lucky Bubbles has to come out on top, but Thewizardof oz does have “Magic” Joao Moreira on board and that is a real advantage. Thewizardofoz will be […]

Hong Kong Racing: Ladies’ Purse Day Returns

Hong Kong Racing: Ladies’ Purse Day Returns

Hong Kong Racing: Ladies’ Purse Day Returns Sa Sa International Holdings Limited (“Sa Sa”), and the Hong Kong Jockey Club (“HKJC”) will co-host the 13th Sa Sa Ladies’ Purse Day at Sha Tin Racecourse on 5 November celebrating the city’s much anticipated annual event for ladies, renowned Asian actress Meng Zi-Yi is this year’s Sa […]

Ferrari F2001, s/n 211, to Auction at Sotheby’s New York

Ferrari F2001, s/n 211, to Auction at Sotheby’s New York

Ferrari F2001, s/n 211, to Auction at Sotheby’s New York $RACE, $BID In a landmark moment for the partnership, Sotheby’s (NYSE:BID) is delighted to announce the addition of a 2001 Ferrari F2001 curated by RM Sotheby’s in the Contemporary Art Evening Auction on 16 November in New York. Unveiled during Sotheby’s Hong Kong Autumn Sales […]

Hong Kong Racing News

Hong Kong Racing News

Hong Kong Racing News By David Morgan at HKJC Group 1 stars Beauty Only, Mr Stunning, Peniaphobia and Contentment will step out for the first time this term at Sunday’s (1 October) National Day race meeting at Sha Tin Racecourse. Hong Kong’s 2017/18 Group race programme kicks off with twin features, the G3 National Day […]

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) Ready for Global Growth

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) Ready for Global Growth

Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700) Ready for Global Growth “Arena of Valor” (AOV), the overseas version of Tencent Holdings Ltd (HKG:0700)’s top-grossing game “Honor of Kings”, will be launched this winter on Switch, a popular gaming console developed by Japanese company Nintendo. “The launch of AOV on a mainstream global console is a milestone for the […]

Hong Kong Jockey Club Buys at Goffs UK Premier Yearling Sale

Hong Kong Jockey Club Buys at Goffs UK Premier Yearling Sale

Hong Kong Jockey Club Buys at Goffs UK Premier Yearling Sale The Hong Kong Jockey Club purchased four youngsters at Doncaster’s Goffs UK Premier Yearling Sale last week (29 and 30 August), for a total outlay of £595,000 (approximately HK$6.105 million). The Jockey Club completed its transactions with Lot 295, an attractive bay colt by […]

Larneuk Stud Welcomes New Foals

Larneuk Stud Welcomes New Foals

Larneuk Stud Welcomes New Foals It is that time of year again, today the breeding season began in Australia and for the last month foals have been hitting the ground at Larneuk Stud in Victoria. Larneuk Stud was established in 1980. The 200 acre property has a 120 mega litre dam for irrigation and a […]

China Horse Racing: Inglis China-Australia Cup Final

China Horse Racing: Inglis China-Australia Cup Final

A full field of 14 will line up in Saturday’s A$200,000 Inglis China-Australia Cup Final (1200m) at Yulong Racecourse in Shanxi. The race – the richest in China at RMB 1million – forms part of Inglis’ program to support horse racing in China. The field of 14 is made up of runners sourced by several […]

Hong Kong Racing Returns in Grand Style

Hong Kong Racing Returns in Grand Style

Hong Kong’s Season Opening race meeting will be held at Sha Tin Racecourse this Sunday, 3 September. To usher in the new season, mega prizes totalling HK$60 million could be won. Spectacular on-course activities are planned and a new range of merchandise will be on offer. Each racegoer will receive a free 2017/18 Racing Calendar* […]

Country Garden’s H1 performance exceeds market expectations, with underlying net profit up 35%

Country Garden’s H1 performance exceeds market expectations, with underlying net profit up 35%

Country Garden Holdings Company Limited (stock code: 2007.HK) on August 22 disclosed its financial results for the first half of 2017. For the first half, Country Garden recorded contracted sales of RMB288.91 billion, an increase of 131% year on year. Contracted gross floor area increased 106.3%, to 32.26 million square meters. Both indicators are historical […]

5.1b Ringgit To Oil Refinery In Malaysia

5.1b Ringgit To Oil Refinery In Malaysia

Hong Kong’s NewOcean Energy Holdings Limited said on Monday it planned to build a 5.1 billion ringgit (S$1.624 billion) petroleum refinery complex on Malaysia’s east coast along with two partners. NewOcean will partner Malaysia’s Kuantan Port Consortium Sdn Bhd and Malaysian east coast development body. This (refinery) will further strengthen the throughput’s that will go […]

Australian Sires: Honorius

Australian Sires: Honorius

Australian Sires: Honorius By Kristen Manning As befitting a horse named after a Roman Emperor, Honorius is a horse of great style and presence and he is sure to impress breeders as he begins his stud career at Larneuk Stud, Euroa. The Honorius story is one of many threads, beginning way back to the The […]

Son of Holy Roman Emperor to Stand in Australia

Son of Holy Roman Emperor to Stand in Australia Champion 2yo in France, winner of the G1 Prix Jean-Luc Lagardere in record time as well as the G1 Phoenix Stakes & G2 Railway Stakes. He is Timeform’s highest rated 2yo ever by Danehill. Out of a Secretariat mare, like Storm Cat, A.P. Indy, Gone West […]

Hong Kong Horse Racing is Booming

Hong Kong Horse Racing is Booming

Hong Kong Horse Racing is Booming Hong Kong’s 2016/17 season closed out at Sha Tin Racecourse today, Sunday 16 July, with Time Warp’s impressive Sha Tin Mile Trophy victory played out before a crowd of 36,949 and season-long turnover hitting a new high of HK$117.4 billion. Hong Kong Jockey Club CEO Winfried Engelbrecht-Bresges said: “Our […]

Holy Roman Emperor King of Hong Kong

Holy Roman Emperor King of Hong Kong

The Hong Kong racing season finished at Sha Tin on Sunday with Holy Roman Emperor achieving outstanding success to be crowned champion sire by earnings. The Hong Kong racing scene is all about colts, who frequently become geldings, and to succeed in this challenging environment a horse needs a good constitution and the right mental […]

Hong Kong Racing: Sha Tin Preview and Selections

Hong Kong Racing: Sha Tin Preview and Selections

Hong Kong Racing: Sha Tin Preview and Selections Hong Kong Racing News Brought to you by Knightsbridge Bloodstock R1 Being Famous Hcp (C5) GROUP 0 Class 5. Handicap. Apprentices Can Claim. Of $630,000 1st $359,100, 2nd $138,600, 3rd $72,450, 4th $37,800, 5th $22,050 1200m 12:30pm 7. HAPPY GAINS 8. ORIENTAL FANTASIA 2. KWAICHUNG BROTHERS R2 […]

HSBC Stocks Overview – Ban On Staff Buying Stocks

HSBC Stocks Overview – Ban On Staff Buying Stocks

HSBC is said to ban staff buying stock, bonds on own account. HSBC Holdings Plc has instructed about 6,000 employees of its global markets division to cease buying single-name securities on their personal accounts. Purchases of single-name stocks, bonds and concentrated exchange-traded funds will be prohibited, Global Head of Markets Thibaut de Roux told staff […]

Another Big Win for Lohnro

Another Big Win for Lohnro

Another Big Win for Lohnro Juvenile colt Cardsharp has been a consistent performer for his sire Lonhro throughout his first European campaign and on 13 July he added a well-deserved first Group win to his record when landing the 1200m July Stakes at Newmarket. Travelling well throughout under James Doyle, Mark Johnston’s charge was asked […]

Horse Racing in Hong Kong to Get Boost

Horse Racing in Hong Kong to Get Boost

Horse Racing in Hong Kong to Get Boost brought to you by Knightsbridge Bloodstock The Hong Kong Jockey Club will offer a record HK$1.16 billion in prize money across its 88 race meetings in the 2017/18 season, scheduled to commence on Sunday, 3 September at Sha Tin Racecourse, while also increasing purses for all three […]

China Drives Real Estate Values in Australia

China Drives Real Estate Values in Australia

China Drives Real Estate Values in Australia Statistics show Chinese buyers purchased $23.8 billion worth of Australian property in the 2016 financial year compared with $18.4 billion in the previous year, according to the website, as cited by Business Insider Australia. While demand remains high, China’s property investments in Australia are unlikely to remain at […]

Lohnro Proves to be a Sire of Sires

Lohnro Proves to be a Sire of Sires O’Lonhro O’Lonhro (son of champion sire Lonhro) the record breaking Group 2 winner has inherited his sires outstanding looks and magnificent conformation so it is no wonder his progeny are performing on the racetracks. From limited numbers O’Lonhro has an amazing winners to runners strike rate of […]

Son of Lohnro, O’Lohnro Now an Established Sire in Australia

Son of Lohnro, O’Lohnro Now an Established Sire in Australia Son of champion sire Lonhro from multiple group winning mare Mamzelle Pedrille. This record breaking Group 2 winner has inherited his sires outstanding looks and magnificent conformation so it is no wonder his progeny are performing on the racetracks. From limited numbers O’Lonhro has an […]

Chinese Yuan (CN¥) Winning Streak Over

Chinese Yuan (CN¥) Winning Streak Over

China’s yuan weakened against the US dollar after a softer official fixing on Monday, snapping the currency’s four-day winning streak, while the launch of a bond trading scheme between China and Hong Kong had little impact on the market. The “Bond Connect” programme between China and Hong Kong kicked off on Monday, linking China’s US$9 […]

Honorius to Stand at Larneuk Stud in Australia

Honorius to Stand at Larneuk Stud in Australia

Honorius to Stand at Larneuk Stud in Australia The proven Australian race horse Honorius will stand at for Knightsbridge in Australia 2017 and in the Northern Hemisphere in 2018. Larneuk Stud was established in 1980. The 200 acre property has a 120 mega litre dam for irrigation and a permanent creek. Larneuk Stud is situated […]

Xi Jinping Arrives in Hong Kong

Xi Jinping Arrives in Hong Kong

Xi Jinping Arrives in Hong Kong Chinese President, Xi Jinping, arrived in Hong Kong this morning to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the city’s return to Chinese rule, while several prominent pro-democracy activists remained in custody after being arrested the previous day. Xi arrived in the former British territory just before noon local time, according […]

Hong Kong Racing News: Danny Shum and Lucky Wan Feng

Hong Kong Racing News: Danny Shum and Lucky Wan Feng

Hong Kong Racing News: Danny Shum and Lucky Wan Feng By Andrew Hawkins Trainer Danny Shum scored an eventful double at Happy Valley on Wednesday night (21 June), with the handler jokingly suggesting that his winners Sparkling Talent and Lucky Wan Feng should swap names to better describe the manner of their victories. Shum won […]

Hong Kong Dollar (HK$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(HKDUSD) Chinese Economy Pushing Breaking Point

Hong Kong Dollar (HK$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(HKDUSD) Chinese Economy Pushing Breaking Point

Hong Kong Dollar (HK$) ⇨ US Dollar ($)(HKDUSD) Chinese Economy Pushing Breaking Point HKD peg has been broken from flows of money into HK. Chinese economy pushing breaking point with exodus of funds. Interest rates in HK and CN diverging. A flood of Chinese bankers is changing the social fabric of Hong Kong, as they […]

Hong Kong Real Estate Report

Hong Kong Real Estate Report

Paul Chan Mo-po, today repeated his warning for home buyers to be cautious, saying the property market is “irrationally stimulated.” Chan urged buyers to be careful about what they can afford, adding that further price rises are likely. “The fundamentals of the property market have been changed, both in terms of supply and in terms […]

Growth – Hong Kong Dollar (HK$) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (HKDUSD)

Growth – Hong Kong Dollar (HK$) ⇨ US Dollar ($) (HKDUSD)

The Hong Kong dollar strengthened against sterling as the British elections left no single party with a clear claim to power, sideswiping investors who had already weathered major risk events in the United States and Europe. While Hong Kong people may continue to take advantage of the weak pound for their travel, studies or even […]

Hong Kong Champion Designs On Rome Retired

Hong Kong Champion Designs On Rome Retired

Hong Kong Champion Designs On Rome Retired By David Morgan Designs On Rome, Hong Kong’s Horse of the Year in 2014 and a four-time Group 1 winner for owner Cheng Keung-fai and trainer John Moore, has retired from racing. As tough as he was talented, the champion gelding ruled Hong Kong’s middle distance division at […]

Stallion Honorius Could Make his Name in British Classics

Stallion Honorius Could Make his Name in British Classics

Stallion Honorius Could Make his Name in British Classics by Craig Jones for Knightsbridge Bloodstock One of my favourite things about being interested in Horse Racing breeding is pinpointing new stallions to follow. One stallion I like the look of and will follow with interest is Honorius, who will stand in Australia but also stand […]

Hong Kong’s George Moore Spends Big at Magic Millions in Australia

Hong Kong’s George Moore Spends Big at Magic Millions in Australia

Hong Kong’s George Moore Spends Big at Magic Millions in Australia A More Than Ready colt closely related to recent Group One winning juvenile The Mission topped Day One of the Magic Millions Gold Coast National Yearling Sale today. Presented as Lot 1927 by Scone’s Attunga Stud, the good looking brown colt was purchased by […]

Honorius to Stand at Stud for Knightsbridge

Honorius to Stand at Stud for Knightsbridge

Honorius to Stand at Stud for Knightsbridge The proven Australian race horse Honorius will stand at for Knightsbridge in Australia and in the Northern Hemisphere in 2018. Bred to be a Champion Honorius is a 7 year stallion with an impeccable pedigree and strong racing credentials that will prove to be popular in Australia, Hong […]

China Construction Bank Corporation (HKG:0939) Opens Banks In Malaysia

China Construction Bank Corporation (HKG:0939) Opens Banks In Malaysia

China Construction Bank Corporation (HKG:0939) Opens Banks In Malaysia China Construction Bank (Malaysia) Bhd (CCBM) is the first foreign commercial bank to be granted a banking licence in Malaysia in six years. CCBM is the third China-based bank in Malaysia after the Bank of China (Malaysia) Bhd and Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (Malaysia) […]

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd (HKG:1398) Joins EBS Direct

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd (HKG:1398) Joins EBS Direct

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Ltd (HKG:1398) Joins EBS Direct Bank of China opened its Luanda branch in the capital city of Angola on Monday The branch, the first Chinese bank in Angola, will start banking operations on June 6. Chen Siqing, president of Bank of China, as well as some 300 representatives from […]