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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    C.Y. Leung suffers blow as judge allows challenge to election win

    Posted Sep 13th 2012, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu and Thomas Chan Blow to chief executive as judge allows petition by defeated candidate Albert Ho to proceed High Court Allows C.Y.election challenge Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying received a setback yesterday when a High Court judge ruled that a challenge by defeated chief executive candidate Albert Ho Chun-yan against his election victory in March could proceed. ...

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    Lawyers for Leung Chun-ying attack challenge to his election victory

    Posted Aug 16th 2012, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Attempt to annul election victory was made too late and cannot be enforced, the High Court is told Lawyers for Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying made a number of arguments yesterday in an effort to persuade the High Court to toss out a challenge to his elec ...

  3. My Nina would slap Tony Chan's face, tycoon's brother says

    Posted Aug 09th 2009, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu Self-professed fung shui master Tony Chan Chun-chuen's wish to mourn Nina Wang Kung Yu-sum won't come true if the late tycoon's brother has anything to do with it. Wang's brother Kung Yan-sum yesterday strongly rejected Mr Chan's self-claimed right to kneel before her grave as her husband. 'If my sister knew of his claim, she would ...

  4. A greener Mong Kok is in the pipeline

    Posted Jul 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu The congested shopping streets of Mong Kok are edging closer to a greener and more pedestrian-friendly environment after six improvement proposals were singled out for detailed designs to be developed. The aim is to maintain Mong Kok's identity as a shopping area while introducing more plants, better landscaping and more open space. Pedestrian links across Nathan ...

  5. Resale value of 'Games' banknotes drops 20pc

    Posted Jul 18th 2008, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Austin Chiu The value of commemorative Olympic banknotes dropped by about a fifth on the second-hand market yesterday, with traders saying the mainland market was getting saturated. The traders continued buying notes from sellers on the second day after Bank of China (Hong Kong) launched the sale. Yesterday, they were offering HK$11,000 for a package of notes, down 19 per cent ...

  6. The man on Henry Tang's coat-tails

    Posted Nov 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alex Lo alex.lo@scmp.com Connect the faces. Follow the money. Who is that handsome young man tailing newly-minted chief executive candidate Henry Tang Ying-yen when he talks to reporters, shielding him from protesters and having a tete-a-tete in quieter m ...

  7. Coat stands

    Posted Nov 08th 2009, 12:00am by David Roden

    ... David Roden 1 HLO forest coat stand in teak, HK$2,980, from Homeless, 28 Gough Street, Central, tel: 2851 1160. 2 Sherwood coat stand, HK$2,500, from G.O.D., basement, Silvercord, 30 Canton Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, tel: 2784 5555. 3 Order valet stand by Design House Stockholm, HK$2,650, from Flea + Cents, 1/F, 36 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, tel: 2528 0808. 4 Metropolis coat ...

  8. Out shopping

    Posted Dec 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... (middle; HK$7,399), Candy cape (far left; HK$3,499) and double-breasted Tally coat (left; HK$3,599). Reiss is in the Elements mall, 1 Austin Road West, Kowloon, tel: 2808 4003. ...

  9. Coat check

    Posted Jan 28th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in an evergreen classic, think essential trench, timeless tweed or chic camel- but fashionistas will splash out in bold colours and prints. Don't worry about getting bored with your coat- winter will whisk itself away before you do. ISABELLE-MARIE CREAC'H rounds up the coolest styles around, at all prices. So grab your coat... Above: Coat ($1,300) from Marks & Spencer, Ocean Centre, ...

  10. Business - Banking & Finance

    Regulation delay puts foreign banks in a spot in Shanghai free-trade zone

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 08:51am by Jeanny Yu; George Chen

    ... firm Sidley Austin who has been active in advising foreign businesses in the zone since its launch in October. "Note that important 'breakthroughs' contemplated in the blueprint, ...




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