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New World sells Hong Kong mall stakes to MTR

New World Development has sold its stakes in two Hong Kong shopping malls to rail operator MTR Corporation, with settlement due next month.

Embattled Esprit posts another loss as sales tumble 40 per cent in Asia

Embattled fashion label Esprit has posted another loss in the December half year, as sales plunged by HK$1 billion.

Hong Kong Fashion Week and Spring Fairs postponed

Hong Kong Fashion Week and seven other Spring Fairs which were scheduled for April have been deferred until July 25-28, due to the coronavirus crisis.

Macau chain Koi Kei Bakery shuts stores as tourists disappear

Macau souvenir bakery Koi Kei Bakery will be closing its Hong Kong branches in Tsim Tsa Tsui, Causeway Bay and Mong Kok this Saturday.

Featured store: Fast-casual Treehouse restaurant in Hong Kong

Fast-casual eatery Treehouse restaurant in Hong Kong has been built using lead-free eco-cement and reclaimed wood.

Hong Kong cash handout aims to boost business

Hong Kong permanent residents will receive a HK$10,000 cash handout from the government in coming weeks as the territory’s administration tries to boost the economy..

Private-equity rivals bid for Hong Kong tag-maker SML Group

Private-equity businesses are among firms preparing bids to buy Hong Kong garment-label maker SML Group.

Deliveroo Hong Kong doubles virtual restaurant ranks

Hong Kong food-delivery service Deliveroo has doubled the ranks of virtual restaurants supplying meals through its platform to 200.

Loss-making Bauhaus to close 10 stores, axe 100 staff

Hong Kong fashion group Bauhaus International says it will close up to 10 loss-making stores in Hong Kong.

Chow Tai Fook completes Enzo purchase

Chow Tai Fook has completed a full acquisition of the luxury coloured-gem jewellery brand Enzo.

Calvin Klein and Allsaints ban fur across ranges

Hong Kong fashion brands management firm Global Brands Group says it will ban fur across its Calvin Klein and Allsaints clothing ranges.

Hong Kong Customs arrest coronavirus profiteers

Two retailers have been arrested for trying to profit from the coronavirus crisis after spot checks by Hong Kong Customs staff.