David Webb, a corporate-governance activist in Hong Kong, said his website has suspended publication of the identity-card numbers of more than 1,100 people after an inquiry from the city’s privacy commissioner.
Charles Li, the chief executive officer of Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd., put on a tuxedo for the first time and stood before a crowd of 2,000 metals professionals at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel in October, capping an impromptu speech with a couple minutes of Mandarin.
Hong Kong should drop plans to impose new taxes on short-term home sales to avoid damaging the city’s reputation as a free market, according to shareholder activist David Webb , who will speak to lawmakers on the issue today.
Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing Ltd. ’s proposal to raise the required number of independent directors in the boards of the city’s listed companies is “ignoring the real problem,” shareholder activist David Webb said.
Gome Electrical Appliances Holding Ltd. , China’s second-biggest electronics retailer, disputed an assertion by David Webb , publisher of Webb-site.com, that it misled investors about the effect of its founder’s imprisonment.