Tomson Group Limited (Stock Code: 258) is an investment holding company established in the late 1980’s and its shares are listed on the Main Board of The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited. Principal activities of the Group include property development and investment, hospitality and leisure business, securities trading, PVC operations as well as operation of and investment in media and entertainment business. The Mainland of China, in particular Shanghai, has been the principal operation base of the Group since it shifted its investment focus to Pudong New Area of Shanghai in the early 1990’s.
Property development and investment in Pudong New Area of Shanghai is the Group’s core business with an emphasis on high-end residential development. Tomson Riviera is the key project of the Group and a high-rise residential development on the bank of Huangpu River in Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone. The project is earmarked for sale and leasing in equal portions. In addition, the Group holds the land use rights of a plot of land located in Jinqiao-Zhangjiang District for development of a low-density residential project in phases. Construction works of the first two phases of the project have been put on hold pending clearance of related planning matters due to subsequent zoning and planning adjustments.
Beyond Shanghai, the Group expanded its property development business to Macau in 2010. It holds a 70% interest in a low-rise residential development project entitled “One Penha Hill” within a designated World Heritage Zone of Macau. The project is for sale.
For hospitality and leisure business, in Pudong New Area of Shanghai, the Group operates an 18-hole golf course of international standards, Tomson Shanghai Pudong Golf Club, in Huamu District and holds a 50% interest in the InterContinental Shanghai Pudong hotel, a 5-star hotel in Lujiazui Finance and Trade Zone.
In addition, the Group not only engages in securities trading and export trade of PVC fittings and pipes, but also participates in media and entertainment business, including film distribution and production of live entertainment shows to diversify its business portfolio.