Heroes of Philanthropy
- Whiplash. // Forbes Asia;3/24/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 5, p75
The article discusses the impact of stock price volatility on some of the world's billionaires. Hong Kong, China's Li Ka-shing was worth $23 billion in 2007, jumped to $32 billion on January 4, 2008, then dipped to $26.5 billion on February 11, 2008. Yang Huiyan, the largest shareholder in...
- Heroes of Philanthropy. // Forbes Asia;3/16/2009, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p43
The article focuses on Asian tycoons and donors, who contribute to charity, and have been highlighted by the journal "Forbes Asia." Kagemasa Kozuki of Japan, a former jukebox repairman who founded videogame maker Konami, gives money to athletes so they can continue training. The journal has...
- A BILLIONAIRE'S GLOBAL STRATEGY. Kraar, Louis; Nickel, Karen // Fortune;7/13/1992, Vol. 126 Issue 1, p106
Reports that Li Ka-shing, the richest man in Hong Kong, is shopping for bargains in the West. Extent of his cash reserves; Plans to invest in real estate; Interest in cellular phones; Opportunities in show business; Perception that he is a shrewdtrader with a keen sense of timing. INSETS: LI...
- Aussie-dazzled. Heathcote, Andrew // BRW;11/07/2002, Vol. 24 Issue 44, p41
Discusses the plans of businessman Li Ka-shing to invest in Australia. Portfolio of Ka-shing; Investments of Ka-shing in electric utilities and telecommunications.
- Shougang connections. Balch, Roger // Asian Business Review;Apr95, p12
Reports that Hong Kong's richest man Li Ka-shing has connections to China's Shougang companies.
- China's trusted adviser is billionaire tycoon. Platt, Kevin // Christian Science Monitor;2/3/97, Vol. 89 Issue 47, p1
Profiles Chinese billionaire Li Ka-shing, one of the richest men in the world and a force behind the recently rejuvenated China. How Hong Kong natives contribute daily to Li's wealth; Li's relationship with influential Chinese politicians, including supreme leader Deng Xiaoping and British...
- Li Ka-shing spells out his China investment strategy. Holberton, Simon // Chinatown News;5/1/95, Vol. 42 Issue 15, p12
Discusses businessman Li Ka-shing's investment plans for China. Achievement of substantial control of south China's seaborne trade; Chinese power projects; Contention over the rate of return from power projects; Experience of the problems foreign investors face in China; Performance of the two...
- Words and Wealth. Ferguson, Tim // Forbes Asia;1/8/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p3
The article discusses an article published within the issue presenting an interview with businessman Li Ka-shing.
- Li Ka-shing. // Global Finance;Oct97, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p30
Profiles Li Ka-shing, one of Hong Kong's financial deal makers. Control over Cheung Kong Holdings and Hutchison Whampoa; Venture into infrastructure and property development in China.