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HK arrests 65 in illegal gambling raid, including policeman

Hong Kong police have busted a gambling den, arresting 65 people, including a 28-year old constable. The police officer has been suspended from duty.

Success Dragon completes share placing

Success Dragon has announced the completion of placing of new shares on March 31, which sees an aggregate of 429,870,000 placing shares, representing approximately 15.37 percent of issued share capital of the company at a placing price of HK$0.067 per placing share. 

Hong Kong, Sing, to achieve widespread vaccine coverage by 2021

Hong Kong and Singapore will be the first two countries in Asia to achieve widespread vaccination coverage (60-70 percent of population) by the end...

Genting HK sells yacht unit to CEO for HK$62.5m

Genting Hong Kong said its chairman and CEO, Tan Sri Lim, has agreed to buy the company's Singapore-listed Grand Bank Yachts business for HK$62.5 million to help provide extra liquidity.

HKJC to offer World Pool on Dubai World Cup meeting

The Hong Kong Jockey Club will offer World Pool betting for the Dubai World Cup meeting (27 March) at Meydan Racecourse.

Landing shuffles independent board director post

The board of Landing International has announced that Lin Liangyong has been appointed as a Head of Internal Audit of the Company and he has ceased to act as an independent non-executive director; and that Du Peng has been appointed as an independent non-executive director.

Genting HK warns of 2020 net loss of US$1.5 billion

Genting Hong Kong has warned that it expects to post a net loss of about $1.5 billion for 2020 and said the Covid-19 crisis continues to affect its cruise business.

HKJC adds Derby Day, QIPCO 2000 Guineas to World Pool

The Hong Kong Jockey Club has added the QIPCO 2000 Guineas Day at Newmarket and Derby Day at Epsom Downs as World Pool events this year. 

International Entertainment Chairman disposes of shares

International Entertainment has announced the disposal of 260 million shares, representing nearly 19 percent of issued share capital, by Chairman Stanley Choi.

Landing International issues profit warning

Landing International has issued a profit warning to the effect that the firm expects “to record a slight decrease in consolidated revenue of approximately 3 percent and a decrease of approximately 10 percent to 20 percent in consolidated net loss
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