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  1. New floor area rules overshadow next auction

    Posted Nov 01st 2010, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Bidding for a luxury site to be auctioned in Kowloon Tong on Wednesday will take place under the shadow of new rules capping the amount of common space that may be added on to a development to 10 per cent of its permitted gross floor area (GFA). The site ...

  2. Flash mob? This guy thinks it's a flesh mob

    Posted Jan 01st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mandy Zhuo It was a chilly way to welcome the new year- but it was all in the name of art. A topless sunbather was part of a 'flash mob' demonstration on the West Kowloon waterfront promenade to support plans for the area's development as a ...

  3. Nekatibeb too strong in final sprint

    Posted Dec 06th 2010, 12:00am by Richard Castka

    ... Richard Castka in Macau Ethiopia's Tekeste Nekatibeb staged a late burst of speed to win the Macau Galaxy Entertainment International Marathon on Taipa Island yesterday. Nekatibeb crossed the finish line at the Macau Sports Stadium in two hours, 16 m ...

  4. Lawyer and girlfriend on bond for fighting

    Posted Sep 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng A lawyer and his girlfriend were bound over at Kowloon City Court yesterday for fighting. On July 30, Dominic Adrian Geiser, 28, found out that marketing manager Denise Hassan, 26, had frequent SMS conversations with another man. He had grasped her neck during the dispute at her home in Kowloon City. She in turn threw fruit knives towards him. Both were admitted ...

  5. Matches to be played behind closed doors as 'mark of respect'

    Posted Aug 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa in Macau The FIVB World Women's Grand Prix will be played behind closed doors at the Macau Forum today as a mark of respect for the victims of the recent mudslide in Gansu. Macau sports authorities decided late last night to play today� ...

  6. Macau finance chief fired for scam

    Posted Feb 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter A top official in Macau has been fired after a Committee of Audit report accused three unnamed officials of creating a scam to make millions by holding hundreds of 'irrationally organised' meetings. Macau media reported yesterday ...

  7. Macau investors wary of policy changes

    Posted Jan 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... restrictions on travel to the city. Following a significant uptick in fourth-quarter inflation, economists now expect Beijing to take steps to stabilise prices by seeking to curb excess liquidity ... travellers to the city. Many industry executives and analysts believe Beijing would like to see 'GDP-plus' in Macau, where casino revenue expands at a rate slightly higher than ...

  8. Baptist U to open centre for research in Jiangsu

    Posted Nov 12th 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... with elite mainland universities, its president says. The institute will carry out research in fields including Chinese medicine, biotechnology and communications. The Changshu city government ... to compete with the rest of the world,' he said. Welcome move Changshu in the Yangtze delta invited Baptist U to set up the institute Among the incentives, the city government is providing ...

  9. Macau turns HK social worker away

    Posted Oct 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... image. 'I have no idea why I was refused entry,' said Yeung, a social worker with the Concerning CSSA Review Alliance- a community group that helps the poor. 'I only wanted to go ... Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong, said Yeung's case was an isolated incident. ...

  10. Exceptional array of works on offer

    Posted Apr 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Seoul Auction's Modern and Contemporary Art sale offers works by renowned and emerging Western and Asian artists worth an estimated HK$60 million. Seoul Auction, Korea's leading auction house, will hold its fourth Hong Kong sale on Sunday, at th ...




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