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  1. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    No alarm at fire in The Centrium

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 01:29am by Howard Winn

    ... and three ft tall with a 13 ft centerpiece sculpture, all of which have been designed by and decorated by international designers. The sculptures will be auctioned off after the show ...

  2. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    More pragmatism needed over Hong Kong's land policy

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 01:05am by Howard Winn

    ... because the premiums demanded by the Lands Department don't make economic sense. SHKP has found it more appealing to bid for land at government auctions. If the government wants more ...

  3. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Gentrification brings tensions to Kennedy Town

    Posted Nov 23rd 2013, 02:40am by Howard Winn

    ... auction for charity. This year, it coincided with the 14th world Alba white truffle auction with an anonymous buyer in Hong Kong bidding €90,000 (HK$938,000) for a 950-gram white truffle. Altogether, the auction raised HK$2.4 million, which went to Mother's Choice.   Have you got any stories that Lai See should know about? E-mail them to howard.winn@scmp.com ...

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    CLSA unearths the truth about made-in-China excavators

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 01:32am by Howard Winn

    ... senior management sang in Thursday's performance at the Elements Mall. Sponsorship of the executives, together with a charity bake auction last week, has raised a total of HK$3.2 million. ...

  5. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Observatory blows it again with late lifting of No 8 signal

    Posted Sep 24th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... and HK$60 million for Red Flag 1 by Chen Yifei as part of the Sotheby's Hong Kong 40th Anniversary Evening Sale on October 5. It is the first time the painting has appeared at auction, though ... a dominating influence over the Chinese art scene at the time". We can't help feeling there is a certain irony between the subject matter and the whopping price expected at auction ...

  6. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Dr Doom Marc Faber spells out the end game at CLSA Forum

    Posted Sep 28th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... of mouth. Kim Saville, who is a co-founder, and Felix Mollel, a Tanzanian who works at St Jude, will speak about the school. There'll be a silent auction during the evening, and guests can make ...

  7. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Rare opportunity to bid for Bernie Madoff's Bull

    Posted Sep 17th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn We hear of a little something that might even interest the tycoon that has everything. Bernie Madoff's yacht Bull is back on the market after it was withdrawn from auction in 2009. French investment firm Meeschaert had filed a court order in France to have the yacht seized in an attempt to recover some of the losses it sustained at the hands of Madoff. ...

  8. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Wison chairman cashes in on company's bonanza results

    Posted Aug 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... and equities The record price of US$27.5 million paid recently for the 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4*S NART Spider at an auction in Monterey, California, was an instructive reminder of the performance ...

  9. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Governance standards struggle to get out of the basement

    Posted Jun 05th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... had to "ban" alcohol within the organisation and will auction off its stocks. The Public Records Office is a shambles and government records are not being properly maintained, ...

  10. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Hong Kong blinkers skew Pearl delta outlook, says Michael Enright

    Posted May 11th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... carnations come from Colombia. The world's largest flower auction, FloraHolland reported 3 per cent growth last year, with its largest export growth going to Russia. Orchids from Thailand ...




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