Swire Group, whose activities span property, aviation, beverages, marine services, and trading and industrial, is a Hong Kong listed conglomerate. It is the parent of Hong Kong carrier, Cathay Pacific Airways, and Dragonair, and Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Co (Haeco) is a subsidiary. Swire Pacific and Swire Properties are the main listed arms of the group, which also owns Swire Hotels.
The reel thing
The dancing stopped just long enough for $27,472 to be raised through a raffle and donations at the RTHK Operation Santa Claus ceilidh.
The Mariners' Club hosted the event again this year and Junk provided the music for the traditional Scottish reels.
Thanks to all who came and to Pepperoni's for the food; Fat Angelo's for cheesecakes; Soho Bakery for bagels; Casella Far East Ltd, Remy China and Hong Kong Ltd and ACJ International Ltd for the wine; Carlsberg for the beer and Swire Coca-Cola HK Ltd.