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  1. Education good foundation, but experience the real key

    Posted Aug 10th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... School- believes it is difficult, if not impossible, for academics to create a perfect investment model. Nor, he says, can any university course alone create another investment guru like Warren ... RCM, now part of Allianz Global Investors. The father of three believes an academic background provides a solid foundation for an investment career but that experience and an intense interest ...

  2. Philanthropist takes up fight to help the poor

    Posted Aug 25th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... hometown and began to devote his time to charity work. His Panglin Bright Action Foundation has provided free cataract operations for 100,000 patients in the poorest provinces of the mainland. ... it is still me. I am not the Love Hotel King and if people insist on giving me a nickname, I would like to be called the Bright Ambassador as the Panglin Bright Action Foundation has helped 100,000 ...

  3. Incoming HKEx boss to spend first day meeting bourse officials in US

    Posted Oct 12th 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... languages school and later went to work as a journalist at China Daily. He received a master's degree in journalism from the University of Alabama and a doctorate in law from Columbia ... its China president five years later. In 2003, he joined JP Morgan as the chairman of its China division. Li, who speaks fluent English and Putonghua, has told people he wants to learn ...

  4. Profit but no greed is Harilelas' creed

    Posted Nov 24th 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... to work hard and to learn from real life. He can speak fluent Cantonese and English. 'My father said it was a blessing that we had to go through the hardship as that encouraged us to work ... schooling, Aron received a good education overseas. He graduated with a bachelor's degree in law and politics with honours, and a doctorate in political philosophy from the University of Hull ...

  5. Why it pays to keep options for executives

    Posted Sep 14th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... held DHR, which she considers an important part of her investment portfolio. A native of South Africa, Ms Greybe started her career as an English teacher and sports coach. Since her shift ... was as a salesperson in a costume-jewellery shop in South Africa. It was a summer-holiday job after secondary school. It was a great experience to learn sales techniques, but I earned only about HK$10 per ...

  6. Investment instincts betray the gender of hunters and gatherers

    Posted Nov 08th 2005, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... start girls have over boys in primary school exams gives out when it comes to investment. Male investors were smarter than females when answering investment-related questions in the survey. ... ranging from competitions for secondary school students focusing on the stock market and university banking courses to educational comics instructing young children on responsible financial ...

  7. Rogers says daughters are his best investment

    Posted Sep 08th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... country this century. This is why my two daughters, who were born in 2003 and 2008 respectively, learn Chinese. For those of my daughters' generation, Chinese and English will be the two most important languages in the world. When they grow up, they will find China to be the most powerful country. My children will study in Chinese schools and they will speak perfect Chinese. ...

  8. Brokers fear a wind from the north could put their earnings on ice

    Posted Jan 04th 2005, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... that the examination will encourage talent in the mainland and Hong Kong to learn from each other and exchange expertise, helping a solid foundation for assimilation in global financial markets,' ... the brokers are dragging out school bags and pencil cases again. lights, camera, legend In accounting circles, White Collar hears that Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants president ...

  9. Accountants' Canada dispute may be a job for Macau's Mr Fixit

    Posted Dec 21st 2004, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... on the institute's ballot form, which bore his legal English name- 'Elve'- rather than Ronald. Mr Kung's mother, it seems, ensured that 'Elve' appeared on all her son's official documents, including his Hong Kong ID. Mr Kung, however, adopted the more easily recognised (and pronounced) 'Ronald' in secondary school. Alas, the institute used his legal moniker, which, ...

  10. Sales veteran backs honesty as best policy

    Posted Dec 14th 2004, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Manulife's Singapore office in January 1955 after graduating from school and, half a century on, the 20-year-old has become a mature gent with grey hair. But he is still in the business. On Thursday, ... and that made everybody happy.' Although he knew no one when he arrived and spoke only English, Mr Oh found no difficulty settling into Hong Kong, which he considers an international city sharing ...




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