Analyses | Regional and economic development | 2015-07-31 | HKEJ

Jets for rent, a real deal yet put to flight in Hong Kong

The multibillion-dollar deal into the aircraft leasing business by local tycoon Li Ka-shing last year caught the eye of the public. With high rates of return and that of growth, leasing planes to airliners is a promising business. This week, the Centre’s analysis explores its prospect in Hong Kong. It says, the city has the edge as an international aviation and financial centre; but due to tax and talents restraints, the business is not all set to fly high.

The full version of the commentary is in Chinese only.