• Monday
  • April 21, 2014
  • Last updated: 3:21am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 8 of 8 for arctic

Search results

  1. Iceland warms to Chinese tycoon's Arctic hotel plan

    Posted May 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stephen Chen binglin.chen@scmp.com A Chinese tycoon appears closer to realising his dream of building a luxury resort near the Arctic after coming to terms with Iceland's government over the leasing arrangement for a frozen chunk of land. Huang Nubo had tried to buy 300 square kilometres in the remote northeastern area of Grimsstadir in November, but legal restrictions ...

  2. Bush's oil drilling project in Arctic refuge clears political hurdle

    Posted Apr 13th 2005, 12:00am by John Gray

    ... drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Reserve, it was a sweet victory for President George W. Bush, who has led the campaign for the past four years. Mr Bush, an oilman from Texas, has boasted the Arctic project would 'keep our economy growing by creating jobs and ensuring that businesses can expand'. His support for Arctic oil drilling became particularly strong after ...

  3. Peak oil nuts may be right, but for all the wrong reasons

    Posted Jun 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the world, including much of the Arctic and the entire continental shelf Antarctica, remain entirely unexplored. Clearly the world is not about to run out of oil. But paradoxically, ...

  4. Enter Tong, exit Ho as KPMG changes guard

    Posted Apr 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... to be a bank client. Services on sturdy wings The Hong Kong Export Credit Insurance Corp adopted a new corporate logo this week that draws inspiration from the sun-loving Arctic tern. Able to fly more than 20,000km, the elegant seabird takes migration to extremes. Before the Arctic summer ends, it heads to the Antarctic to catch another summer. ECIC intends to use the bird to represent its ...

  5. Facebook's US$100b assets? It's us

    Posted Feb 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the arctic weather will help reduce the cost of cooling the servers. Will Facebook's business model supported by its technology platform pave the way to sustainable growth? The most vulnerable ...

  6. Hong Kong plays fair with health and beauty products

    Posted Nov 14th 2007, 12:00am by May George

    ... can enjoy an in-depth seminar called Natural Trade, New Directions, highlighting the hottest botanicals from South Africa, the Arctic Ocean and the Amazon rainforest. The US Commercial Service ...

  7. Search for energy: calm before the storm?

    Posted Jun 21st 2007, 12:00am by Michael Richardson

    ... the Arctic, could become an important fuel for the future. Methane is the main component of natural gas. Every cubic metre of gas hydrate, which is a solid crystalline structure in its natural state, ...

  8. Hip hotel at cutting edge of Hong Kong hospitality

    Posted Apr 20th 2004, 12:00am by Vanapa Ongvises

    ... will enjoy intelligent offices, enormous bandwidth and a wide range of shared IT facilities. Cyberport office tenants include Sybase, Microsoft, ESRI Hong Kong, Arctic Cooling, Centro Digital Media, ...



SCMP.com Account