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  1. Tung Chung site fetches HK$3.4b in lacklustre sale

    Posted May 12th 2010, 12:00am by Peggy Sito, Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu and Peggy Sito The big hitters of the Hong Kong property scene stayed out of a lacklustre government land auction yesterday, a sign they are waiting on the sidelines to see ... Analysts believed the auction could be a turning point for the market, and revised downwards by 15 to 30 per cent their forecasts of prices at auctions over the next two months. The government ...

  2. Asian auction houses starting to come of age

    Posted May 17th 2009, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow Better-than-expected sales of contemporary art at a sale organised by four Asian auctioneers has boosted confidence that such events could become the region's answer to those of giants Christie's and Sotheby's. The auction was timed to coincide with an international art fair in the city. Sales of eastern and western contemporary art at the inaugural ...

  3. Beijing starts land list auction

    Posted May 13th 2009, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu The Beijing government launched a land application list system in the capital last week to avoid unsuccessful auctions of sites available for sale. The local government placed ... of the site. 'Last year, we saw many sites withdrawn from the tender or auction owing to poor market response,' said Mr Li. 'The new policy and the sites on offer can help the government ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    New HK-based 'auction' website rewards unique bids, but not necessarily the highest

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:56am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com New 'auction' site rewards unique bids, not highest Online shoppers are likely familiar with auction websites such as eBay or Yahoo Bid, where the bidder who offers the highest price wins the product. Now, however, a controversial alternative has arrived in town. A local website called uBidiBid has brought "unique price auctions ...

  5. Sotheby's files suit over unpaid HK$6.8m bid

    Posted Aug 19th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The auction house filed the writ against Tang Ju this week claiming he successfully bid on Luo Zhongli's End of Year at an auction in April. 'Despite repeated requests and demands, ... by almost HK$5,000 each day- the claim said. Mr Tang never took possession of the 1981 painting, but all buyers signed a contract requiring them to cover winning bids after the auction ended, ...

  6. News - Asia - PHILIPPINES

    Manila to auction off 700 tonnes of smuggled garlic after prices soar

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 11:17pm by Raissa Robles

    ... Raissa Robles in Manila Going once, going spice: illicit garlic at auction About 700 tonnes of garlic smuggled from Shandong will be auctioned off next week in Manila after soaring prices ... that they were pest-free and fit for human consumption, Customs Commissioner John Sevilla said. Tuesday's auction will be unusual because in 2007 the government ordered the destruction of all ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - AUCTION

    Malt in your mouth: Japanese whisky fetches HK$260,000 at Hong Kong auction

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 09:30pm by Lana Lam, Bloomberg

    ... evening, the auction house said. Bonhams sold a total of HK$6.56 million worth of whisky with 97 per cent of the lots sold. The top lot was a Macallan 55 Year Old limited edition in a Lalique ... typically brought in the big money. In 2009, Bonham was the first auction house to hold a whisky auction in Hong Kong, putting rare single malt whiskies under the hammer. In recent years, whisky has ...

  8. Business - China Business - TRADE ZONE

    Christie's gives thumbs up to Shanghai FTZ

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 05:19am by Daniel Ren

    ... to its further development as it is boosting our operation here." Cai said it now takes just a few days for the London-based auction house to bring over art pieces for display in Shanghai, ... been reiterating they would relinquish their supervisory role for the FTZ, and shipping industry officials testify to gradual progress. There has been speculation that auctions of Western art ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Local artist Lam Tung Pang donates work to SCMP Charity Art Auction

    Posted Aug 12th 2014, 09:45am by Enid Tsui

    ... stare back in stony silence. Lam has donated this 2013 work, a mix of acrylic and charcoal applied on plywood, to help raise money for local charities. It will be auctioned on September 3 at the SCMP Charity Art Auction. "People from different worlds are always looking at each other. No action is required when you look. The auction is an opportunity to get people to do more, ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - ART

    Artist Cui Ruzhuo puts auction blunder behind him with launch of Hong Kong museum

    Posted Aug 05th 2014, 08:06pm by Vivienne Chow

    ... in his name Artist focuses on dreams, not rubbish blunder His HK$28 million painting might have been accidentally thrown into the trash after a blunder at an art auction in Hong Kong in April, ... was a huge success and it boosted my impact in Hong Kong," he said. Cleaners at the Poly Auction Hong Kong sale apparently mistook the second top lot, Cui's Snowy Mountain, which was sold ...




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