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  1. Travellers' checks

    Posted May 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... on their travels, giving the place lashes of upmarket character. To get there, you need to fly to Singapore, where you'll be met by a representative and taken by boat to Bintan, transferred by car ... 15 per cent tax and service charge, per night, per couple, full board. For a virtual tour and reservations, visit www.pulau-joyo.com . A slice of history Shanghai's commercial stroll ...

  2. Travellers' checks

    Posted May 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... on your to-do-before-you-die list, then this summer looks like a good time to hop aboard. The newly opened Matilda Cafe dining car is the latest in a series of upgrades for the lower-price level ... can add about an extra HK$1,000 to the above prices, which are quoted per person, for two people travelling together. For further details call 2747 4336 quoting tour reference CV0XMN09HKGK ...

  3. Barbarians to invade the Tens as Aliens stay home

    Posted Feb 27th 2011, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... for will be debutants the Asia Pacific Barbarians, backed by BGC Partners. The new touring club, styled on the British Barbarians, have picked the HKFC Tens as the launch pad. Former All Blacks captain Sean Fitzpatrick will be the inaugural president of the Asia Pacific Barbarians. He said: 'This is an exciting new venture that will help to promote and develop rugby from grass roots to elite level ...

  4. Huff's double victories prove too little, too late

    Posted Nov 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay Robert Huff won both legs of the FIA World Touring Car Championship yesterday, but still felt down in the dumps after Chevrolet teammate and rival Yvan Muller thrillingly pipped him to the world championship title by a mere three points. 'He gave me a hard time and deserved to win. But at the end of the day, I did just enough to win my third world ...

  5. Competitive car to put O'Young in the driving seat for major honours

    Posted Apr 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Unus Alladin Hong Kong driver Darryl O'Young will battle for two major championships in his busiest season so far. O'Young has already competed in rounds one and two of the 2011 FIA World Touring Car Championship (22 rounds) in Brazil last month and will open his 2011 Porsche Carrera Cup Asia (11 rounds) campaign this weekend at the Shanghai International Circuit. ...

  6. World title evades HK teen's best efforts

    Posted Jul 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in the Yorba Linda Invitational Championships near Los Angeles next week as a two-time champion (2008 and 2009) in her age group. The Hong Kong juniors then head to Bangkok for the Asia-Pacific ... junior championships at Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego, California. Chan started the final round tied for second, but her challenge petered out as she shot her worst round ...

  7. HK's best chance to swing cup, says coach

    Posted Sep 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... 17-year-olds Shinichi Mizuno, the reigning Hong Kong Close champion, and Terrence Ng, who has enjoyed a breakthrough season. The trio put in a solid showing at last month's Asia Pacific Amateur ... Alex Jenkins Although Hong Kong have not hoisted the Putra Cup, the prize for winning Southeast Asia's team golf championship, since the inaugural event 50 years ago, coach Brad ...

  8. mcilroy returning for tilt at HK open

    Posted Jun 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... doubt that his victory last weekend has raised his profile as well as the purse that he can command,' said Caroline Darcy, head of sponsorship Asia-Pacific for UBS. 'But commercial ... now command an appearance or promotional fee of more than US$1 million. Golf tournaments worldwide, including some on the Asian Tour, pay huge appearance fees to attract big-name players. ...

  9. Track fulfils legal need for speed

    Posted Mar 11th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and Sanshui City. With five left and eight right-hand turns, and a 718-metre straight on each clockwise lap, the circuit is scheduled to host the China round of this season's World Touring Car ... It is increasingly hard to enjoy a fast car in Hong Kong without breaking the law, says Richburg Lotus CEO Eric Wong. But there is a new, legal outlet for speed merchants over the border, ...

  10. Sister's passion for speed the inspiration for French ace Muller

    Posted Nov 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... taught him almost everything from finding racing lines to achieving physical fitness. Muller owes a fair share of his success as a two-time title-holder of the World Touring Car Championship ... champion and twice as runner-up. My goal is to be champion again,' said Muller. The 1992 British Formula Two champion, who switched to touring cars in 1994, won last year's WTCC title ...




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