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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - WANT

    Style confessions: events manager and marketing consultant Jan Pang

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 11:10pm by AMANDA KHO

    ... The weight and cut of the high-waisted Genevieve skirt generates a dynamic 3-D look, which I love. Antique Edox watch I got this from an old watch shop on Pokfulam Road that closed down last year due ...

  2. Former antiquities chief reappointed

    Posted Jan 11th 2005, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... Carrie Chan Busy architect Edward Ho will now wear two hats Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa has filled the post of Antiquities Advisory Board chairman a month after it fell vacant- by appointing the same person. This means architect Edward Ho Sing-tin will fill two roles- as chairman of the antiquities board and of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Society. When Mr Ho was appointed last ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - REDEVELOPMENT

    150-year-old wall to move for redevelopment in Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 04:04am by FANNY FUNG

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung fanny.fung@scmp.com Antiquities advisers withhold approval on plan to remove then restore piece of city's heritage 150-year-old wall's future is on the fence ... the wall and then reinstate it after work is completed. But members of the Antiquities Advisory Board warned it would get damaged. "I am very much against the idea of destroying a piece ...

  4. Call for antiquities board to be replaced

    Posted Aug 20th 2007, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee An independent statutory body with the authority to declare monuments should be set up to replace the Antiquities Advisory Board, a conservationist said yesterday. The idea ... the ferry terminal, he said the power and the discretion to declare a building a monument were in the hands of the Antiquities Authority, while the board played only an advisory role. Mr Lai ...

  5. A chance to rebuild antiquities board

    Posted Nov 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... For such an important body, the Antiquities Advisory Board operates with little transparency or accountability. As the government reviews its approach to heritage preservation, looking ... and transparency for this body should be a priority. It has to be allowed to operate away from the influence of the government's Antiquities and Monuments Board. A board drawn from the wider community ...

  6. Auctions of Chinese antiques net HK$451m

    Posted Apr 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung Chinese collectors fuelled the auction boom yesterday by snapping up most of the lots on offer at Sotheby's sale of antiques at the Convention and Exhibition Centre. ... HK$22.72 million. Items being auctioned by a French collector sold for a total of HK$128.3 million. Two auctions are scheduled for today- modern Chinese paintings, and antique clocks and watches. ...

  7. Reproduction antiques

    Posted Jun 25th 2006, 12:00am by Jeanne Fogler

    ... Jeanne Fogler Acquiring antiques can be a joy, whether you are pursuing a specific period style or simply enhancing your home with distinctive pieces. But decorating with antiques has its ... a century, then reproduction antique furniture is an alternative. Numerous companies sell reproductions as well as antiques. Tomlinson's (www.antique-furniture.co.uk) claims to have the largest ...

  8. Antique maps

    Posted Jul 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Sofia Suarez

    ... Sofia Suarez I have dabbled in collecting Chinese furniture and art objects, and would now like to buy an antique map of the region. What do I need to know? WHAT THE EXPERT SAYS ... be considerably more.' RESOURCES Books (Amazon.com): Antique Maps by C. Moreland and D. Bannister ($123); Collecting Old Maps by F.J. Manasek ($320); Collecting Antique Maps by Jonathan Potter ($190, ...

  9. Developers seek a new look for antiques district

    Posted Sep 16th 2005, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung $10m revamp for Hollywood Road 'will boost tourism' Property developers and more than 100 antique-shop owners are proposing a series of landscape enhancements ... with the government and we are now waiting for a detailed reply,' he said. Hollywood Road antique-shop owner Victor Choi said that although the government had made some improvements, including repaving ...

  10. HK suspects held for smuggling antiques

    Posted Feb 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... police said they had recovered 563 antiques when making the arrests, adding 128 were 'highly valuable'. The Anhui Daily said the seizure was the largest haul of antiques on the mainland ... and Shandong. Li Xiusong, director of the Anhui Cultural Relics Management Bureau, said the value of the items had yet to be assessed. 'Police are finalising the transfer of the antiques ...




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