Real Estate Matters | The Challenges Of Getting Around In Macau

In March last year we touched upon the serious challenges faced by Macau, and how these challenges will almost certainly affect property prices either directly or indirectly.

Marks & Spencer rebounds as clothing sales top estimates

Marks & Spencer Group Plc reported its best clothing sales in more than five years, delivering a confidence boost to the embattled British retailer after a

MCE appoint Crawford to the board as two others depart

Melco Crown Entertainment Ltd. (MCE) last night announced the appointment of John William Crawford as an independent non-executive director of the company with immediate effect. Crawford

Corporate bits | CTM offers promotions at CNY Shopping and Food Expo

CTM will set up a sales booth at the Lunar New Year Shopping and Food Expo, offering telecom services and products at promotional prices. The expo

Corporate bits | Sheraton Grand presents Valentine’s Day packages

Sheraton Grand Macao Hotel announced that it is offering packages for couples in search of a romantic escape over Valentine’s weekend. “A Suite Romance” package is available

Hong Kong | Moody’s says it didn’t breach rules in appeal case

Moody’s Investors Service did not breach Hong Kong’s regulatory code of conduct because it never used a 2011 report on listed companies as a credit-rating tool,

Singapore | Garena said to pick Goldman for USD1b IPO

Garena, Southeast Asia’s most valuable startup, picked Goldman Sachs Group Inc. to lead a planned initial public offering that could fetch about USD1 billion, according to

Gaming | Packer returns to Crown board as overseas plans fall apart

Billionaire James Packer is re-exerting control of his Australian casino operator that’s seen its international ambitions clipped after a Chinese clampdown put overseas revenue at

Biggest money fund bracing for more liquidity shocks

China will face more frequent liquidity shocks this year, according to the manager of the nation’s biggest money-market fund, which plans to hold extra cash to protect

Jack Ma bets USD2.6b he can revamp China’s retail industry

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. pioneered shopping on the internet in China. Now it thinks it can teach old-school retailers a thing or two about real-world

2nd VW employee arrested over emissions scheme

The Volkswagen executive who once was in charge of complying with U.S. emissions regulations has been arrested in connection with the company’s emissions-cheating scandal, a person

McDonald’s sells China stake to Citic, Carlyle for USD1.7b

McDonald’s Corp. agreed to sell a controlling stake in its China and Hong Kong operations to a group of investors for about USD1.7 billion, a key

Corporate bits | The Manor presents Valentine’s Day menu

Chefs at The Manor have crafted a six-course Valentine’s menu designed around the “Six Degrees of Love” for a luxurious dinner for two. Recently recognized for its distinctive design

McLaren struck gold making supercars for regular drivers

Though it’s been offering production vehicles for five years, 2016 was the year McLaren really dominated the supercar game.    As multiple automakers

Food & Beverage | The five reservations you need in Vegas (plus, a few backups)

Las Vegas, city of sin. But it’s also a city of numbers. Each year, more than 40 million people visit, bringing with them USD50 billion to

Baidu joins BAIC in push for homegrown driverless cars

Baidu Inc. and state-owned Beijing Automotive Group Co.’s collaboration on telematics and autonomous driving is almost ready for its coming-out moment, as industry and government join hands