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  1. Brand recognition

    Posted Jan 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Sarah Monks

    ... Nine years after the government adopted the 'Asia's world city' slogan, it remains an aspiration rather than a reality, writes Sarah Monks The government's current review of Brand Hong Kong is, for some, about slaying the hapless 'flying dragon' which has been the city's logo since 2001. For others, it is about revisiting whether the slogan ...

  2. 'Do-tank' aims to solve HK policy ills

    Posted Sep 10th 2008, 12:00am by Sarah Monks

    ... Sarah Monks 'Has Hong Kong lost its 'mojo', its almost magical ability to grasp problems and deal with them?' asks former senior civil servant Rachel Cartland. That question spurred Mrs Cartland and several like-minded individuals to launch the Hong Kong Foresight Project, the newest kid on the local civil society's block. The project is aimed ...

  3. Scramble for Africa

    Posted Aug 19th 2008, 12:00am by Sarah Monks

    ... Local entrepreneurs find our colonial heritage helps in doing business on the 'dark continent', writes Sarah Monks Below the radar of the mainland's at-times controversial 'into Africa' policy, Hong Kong entrepreneurs are becoming increasingly active on the continent. They are capitalising on several distinct advantages - a shared colonial heritage ...

  4. Still my borrowed home

    Posted Apr 04th 2008, 12:00am by Sarah Monks

    ... Sarah Monks Last week, 30 years since I arrived in Hong Kong from Australia, I indulged in some personal nostalgia about the city I thought would be a temporary base on my way to somewhere ... in a Hong Kong that is ever more complex, some things never change. Sarah Monks is a contributing editor who first worked for the SCMP in 1978 ...

  5. Global villager

    Posted Apr 10th 2008, 12:00am by Sarah Monks

    ... A Hong Kong training scheme is taking young executives out of their comfort zones to learn about the real world, writes Sarah Monks For most people Cambodia is the splendour of ancient Angkor contrasted with the horror of the killing fields. But for Chandran Nair it's where tomorrow's business leaders can hone essential 'soft skills' to compete in the global ...

  6. Champion of the past

    Posted Feb 06th 2008, 12:00am by Sarah Monks

    ... An antiquities collector wants to add culture to Hong Kong's Olympic stage, writes Sarah Monks Rolly Wong Yu-cho is a third-generation collector of Chinese antiquities who dreams of making Hong Kong a cultural winner during the Olympics. The 60-year-old businessman wants to adorn Hong Kong's Equestrian Olympic venues in August with life-sized stone sculptures of horses ...

  7. Firms can make green rules more than just slogans, says Sarah Liao

    Posted May 30th 2006, 12:00am by Polly Hui

    ... Polly Hui Environment chief Sarah Liao Sau-tung has urged Hong Kong businesses to heed international environmental benchmarks such as the 'green' principles imposed by the World Bank on projects they finance. The secretary for environment, transport and works expressed her support on a radio show yesterday for the Equator Principles drawn up by the International ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Mar 14th 2013, 12:00am

    ... and former vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin.   Naval battle remembered Vietnam and China mark the 25th anniversary of their last battle, also the last naval conflict in the South China Sea. ... of its troops died.   Sarah Lee tipped for sports 'Oscar' Cyclist Sarah Lee Wai-sze enjoys the spotlight again as the annual Hong Kong Sports "Oscars" takes to the stage ...

  9. Letters

    Posted May 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Heritage is rapidly disappearing I agree with Sarah Li ('History disappears from street', April 22) regarding the demolition of the historic residences on Kennedy Road and the art deco building in front of them. It is a disgrace that the government lets developers use false pretences of sustainability and adaptive reuse on their development projects giving them ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Feb 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... power, not style or class. She certainly couldn't compare with the likes of Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Billie Holiday, Etta James and even Barbra Streisand. But because she was pretty ...




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