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    Posted May 13th 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo 'Far from muting opposition voices, the government actively encourages debate and participation in policy formulation. There is full freedom to voice dissenting opinions, ... consul-general of Singapore in Hong Kong, in a letter to the Post. 'After two hours in the air, I felt really claustrophobic and had an anxiety attack... My driver in economy class told me ...


    Posted Jan 29th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo 'It's been said there is a woman behind every successful man. With women, that's not the case: many succeed because there isn't a man behind them.' ... I'm friendly, they say: 'She has a silly smile'. Either way, they are going to make up their stories.' Mainland sensation Zhang Ziyi, quoted in The Singapore Women's Weekly ...

  3. Low inflation, weak dollar make HK cheaper for expats

    Posted Mar 24th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo The cost of living in Hong Kong has dropped significantly thanks to a low inflation rate and the pegging of the dollar to the weakening American currency. In the latest survey ... Singapore (102) ranked 19, along with Hong Kong (111), is the only other Asian city to make it in the top 20 if the three Japanese cities are discounted. Beijing (87) ranks 44, Shanghai (86) came ...

  4. Harbour Fest video ratings remain mystery

    Posted Oct 05th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo The number of people who watched the $7.7 million video showing highlights of the controversial Harbour Fest will never be known, InvestHK said yesterday. Harbour Fest organisers ... MTV networks, the international and Indian channels of Star World, on TVB Pearl and Phoenix TV, which is shown on the mainland, Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei ...

  5. Hong Kong, the post-colonial poster child?

    Posted Aug 27th 2009, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo Hong Kong is one of the few decolonised places in the world where talk of Western imperialism does not automatically inflame the kind of passions it does in many developing ... as the precondition for development. In matters of development and growth, we will do well to look to the East, rather than the West. Alex Lo is a senior writer at the Post ...

  6. Sex may be only twice a week and unadventurous, but HK is happy

    Posted Sep 24th 2003, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Hongkongers have sex infrequently and are among the least sexually adventurous, yet most of them are happy with their love lives, condom-maker Durex's annual world sex survey shows. The average Hongkonger has sex 103 times a year, fourth from the bottom but still higher than Sweden (102), Malaysia (100) and Singapore (96). All the other 30 countries surveyed rated higher than ...

  7. Quotes of The Week

    Posted Sep 01st 2007, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo 'Use the financial market. If you don't use it, it may run away from you. Secondly, be very careful with the financial market. You can't overuse it.' PCCW ... I never killed them. I never destroyed them.' Singapore founder and minister mentor Lee Kuan Yew, on being asked in an International Herald Tribune interview whether he had gone too far ...

  8. City lovers slide further down the world league of inactivity

    Posted Oct 12th 2004, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo Hong Kong's slide down a global scale of amorous activity has almost hit rock bottom. A study rates the city last but one for the number of times people have sex each year. While those in other countries have sex on average 103 times a year, Hongkongers only do so 79 times, the study by condom maker Durex found. This means the city is tied with Singapore at second ...

  9. Luxury market's speedy rebound

    Posted Jul 17th 2009, 12:00am by Alex Frew Mcmillan

    ... Alex Frew McMillan The speed of the rebound in the luxury property market in Hong Kong has taken industry professionals, owners and investors by surprise. Contrary to the normal ... in terms of size or quality,' said Simon Lo, director of research and advisory at Colliers. Average serviced apartment rents fell 5.4 per cent in the first quarter of this year, compared ...

  10. Quotes of the Week

    Posted Jun 05th 2010, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... China produces GDP growth without per capita wealth creation. It is analogous to a cocktail party without the cocktails; what is the point? Hugh Hendry, chief investment officer of Eclectica Asset Management, in the Financial Times It does not matter whet ...




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