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  1. Small firms have big role in cleaning up environment

    Posted Nov 10th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... of the environment. Something can be done about poor air quality, as many cities in the United States and Europe have shown. It is just an issue of commitment from the government and the private sector. With increasing bad-air days and water pollution that worsens season by season, environmental protection is becoming a topic that Hong Kong and other Asian cities can no longer ignore. Small ...

  2. Exel gets a triple surprise in its first attempt

    Posted Jun 14th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... logistics and freight management services firm did so primarily to benchmark the quality of its customer service and to promote a team-building spirit among its staff. So it was a surprise when ... manager of operations at Exel Hong Kong, Edward Hui. 'We were the first in the air freight and logistics industry to win an award. The nature of our trade is still very much focused ...

  3. Getting better, and busier, all the time

    Posted Jul 06th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... also received top honours in a survey of business and leisure travellers conducted by the International Air Transport Association (IATA) and Airports Council International (ACI). 'It has ... air travel seamless and hassle-free, and the experience enjoyable and memorable.' A key to the airport's ongoing success has been the dedicated people who work there. 'The ...

  4. Luxury interior firm proves success can take any form

    Posted Oct 12th 2003, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... then had a larger project in Happy Valley, followed by a couple of show flats in the Bel-Air [a residential project] at CyberPort. We've also just signed a contract to supply the plasterwork ... While several companies in China are producing plaster, Mr Bancroft is unsure about the quality. For this reason, he insists on importing his from Britain. 'We use alpha plaster, which ...

  5. Lending a helping hand to the needy is a busy business

    Posted Nov 08th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... Kong,' said Dr Leung Kam-fong, chief executive of the Tung Wah Group of Hospitals. 'As Hong Kong society becomes increasingly affluent, we have to upgrade the quality of our services, ... Leung. 'We use all kinds of methods, including the Tung Wah Charity Gala, which airs the second Saturday of December. Last year we raised $76 million. We raise funds not just to provide ...

  6. Phuket project targets Asia's gay couples

    Posted Feb 27th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... The neglected 'pink dollar' is finding its place in the sun as a developer trumpets elegance and quality for same-sex couples in marketing resort homes in Thailand. Michael ... attention to detail.' Affluent gay tourists and property buyers tended to be well-travelled and know quality. They had high standards and expected the best that money would buy. In preparing ...

  7. DHL delivers the personal touch to clients worldwide

    Posted Jun 14th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... Euro24 billion ($230.42 billion) last year, DHL Express, freight, air and ocean is a global leader in the express and logistics industry. The company- wholly owned by Deutsche Post World Net- ... customer service means understanding customer needs and providing them with professional and quality service,' she said. 'Also, from a micro point of view, our flexibility ...

  8. Magical journey

    Posted Jan 13th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... the drawbridge to Sleeping Beauty's castle, putting out the welcome mat and firing rockets into the air to herald the arrival of the latest outpost of the Happiest Place on Earth. 'The Hong ... and an Intergalactic Spaceport. Disney Fairytale Weddings will be offered at the Hong Kong Disneyland Hotel. 'Hong Kong Disneyland will provide world-class quality family entertainment to guests ...

  9. Learning curve

    Posted Dec 12th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... of the world's top business schools because it was Kellogg in Asia. 'Aside from the Asian content, the programmes are essentially the same. What sets us apart is the quality of our students and half ... is what Professor DeKrey called 'the business capital of Asia', with a large pool of quality potential students to draw from. 'Through this programme, Kellogg has access to the best ...



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