13th February 2017
Li&Fung dropped from stock index of Hong Kong’s leading firms
Li&Fung will be dropped from Hong Kong's Han Seng index of leading quoted businesses from March 6, the index compilers announced on February 12. The delisting - which has no...
20th April 2015
Flying geese don’t mean the Chinese are leaving home
One of the biggest myths of modern sourcing is that Chinese garment manufacturers are leaving China. My op-ed in the April 21 Sourcing Journal Online exposes the myth. In 2002,...
7th November 2014
Spinners and weavers from Greater China resume Vietnamese investments
Two more companies based in Greater China announced Vietnamese spinning or weaving projects in October, in spite of earlier fears that the May anti-China riots would deter new businesses from...
21st March 2007
HK set to import 5,000 mainlanders on minimum wage
Hong Kong's labour leaders agreed with manufacturers to import low-wage garment and textile workers from the mainland. In return, employers agreed for the first time to impose minimum wages in...