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  1. What do you consider a luxury?

    Posted Oct 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... as 'luxurious' actually are. It's too easy to be tricked into believing that fancily packaged goods automatically mean luxury. Yoon Hur, 17, German Swiss International School The simple things we ... to study as children from rich families. Benson Chan, 17, Wah Yan College, Hong Kong To most people, 'luxury' means riding in a limousine or going on holiday to an exclusive resort. ...

  2. Shanghai luxury market sound despite measures

    Posted Jul 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai in Shanghai Luxury development project Casa Lakeville in Shanghai's upmarket Xintiandi district has attracted 128 buyers of units at prices of between 70,000 yuan ... welcomed the news and say it confirms that at the luxury end of the market demand remains sound despite the austerity measures aimed at cooling the market. Data provided by property research ...

  3. Five-star fare for fashionistas

    Posted Aug 20th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at the MasterCard Luxury Week Hong Kong, organised by IMG Fashion for the second consecutive year. The event, running from next Tuesday to Saturday at the Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong, will showcase high-end apparel and accessories from some of the world's leading luxury fashion brands. According to the organiser, the event will affirm the city as the luxury shopping capital of Asia after ...

  4. 50 million shoppers can't be wrong

    Posted Jul 28th 2008, 12:00am by Samantha Kierath

    ... of marketing at Fudan University's School of Management Pierre Xiao Lu, can afford luxury goods. In his book, Elite China- Luxury Consumer Behaviour in China, Mr Lu says the mainland not only ... Chan is testament to the power of commercial cross-pollination. Elite China contains two books- one is a readable assessment of the mindset of mainland consumers of luxury goods, the other ...

  5. Fashion school comes with Armani price tag

    Posted Mar 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo Foreign luxury brands have become all the rage among the mainland's nouveau riche, so much so that the phenomenon has become an academic subject. Fudan University ... the secrets to succeed in China's booming luxury industry,' she said. The programme evolved from an earlier course that was part of the university's MBA programme three years ago. ...

  6. Class Action

    Posted May 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and embrace the free economy, millions are swiping aside off-the-rack and reaching for the top shelf as demand for luxury goods and experiences, and the status they hold, skyrockets. From ... as well as a good many millionaires. These shows, complete with smoke machines, promo girls in silky evening gowns and international DJs, display everything from luxury cars and indulgent holiday ...

  7. What's On

    Posted Mar 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... March 17 'How China Changed the Landscape of Luxury' is a lunchtime seminar organised by the American Chamber of Commerce. The luxury industry, run by multibillion-dollar ... that cost substantially less. The speaker will discuss today's luxury marketplace and the impact of the mainland as a manufacturing powerhouse, sharing her personal and global observations ...

  8. Cashing in on big spenders

    Posted Apr 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the shopping experience of big-spending customers to demonstrations of product-making and pre-sales previews, local luxury retailers are going the extra mile to satisfy a demanding niche market. ... for Ermenegildo Zegna (Hong Kong), the growth in the luxury brand market in Hong Kong comes thanks to the booming economy and a rise in the number of mainland visitors. Last year, more than 15 million ...

  9. Good sport oris

    Posted May 16th 2008, 12:00am by Elizabeth Turner, Jacqueline Tsang

    ... Latest line takes cue from cockpit and represents future of aviation watches Perhaps best-known for its association with motor sports and especially Formula One, Oris is turning its attention this year to its aviation line. Chief executive Ulrich Herzog s ...

  10. Luxury goods market feels pinch amid crisis

    Posted Nov 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... of luxury goods and services are looking to China's domestic demand to save them from the crisis ravaging the rest of the world. But increased economic integration means China is also feeling the pain. Nowhere is the marketing of luxury more evident than in Shanghai, even as the world economy collapses. Men's luxury goods retailer Alfred Dunhill and Swiss watch maker Vacheron ...




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