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  1. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Singapore Airlines and the strawberry ice cream

    Posted Feb 15th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... Ettedgui said. The hotel is located on the prestigious Rue St Honore, within walking distance of the city's famous cultural attractions and world-class retail areas.   Bicycle logic A reader has sent us a photograph of a sign that reads: "Illegally parked bicycles will be confiscated." This is no doubt to avoid the situation where bicycles are chained to the railing ...

  2. Business - China Business - TRANSPORT

    Chinese riders go green with electric bikes, but also live dangerously

    Posted May 17th 2014, 02:02am by BLOOM

    ... Bloomberg Riders go green, but live dangerously Electric bicycles are China's answer to the Prius because they're green, they're zippy and they're cheap. They are also ... a consulting firm, which estimates that another 249 million will be sold there by 2020. Traffic police treat them like bicycles and riders zip alongside cars and trucks- without ever passing road ...

  3. Business - China Business - CARS

    Wanxiang's Lu Guanqiu on a mission to sell electric cars in US

    Posted May 20th 2014, 12:56am by BLOOM

    ... in his village and, later, a bicycle repair shop. In 1969, Lu pooled money with six other farmers to set up a tractor repair shop for his commune. Wanxiang took its Chinese name from ...

  4. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Hong Kong does not need a culture tsar to define what is art

    Posted Apr 25th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... to come to this. As we see now, it's the small guy that gets hurt by corrupt officials.   On your bike Government officials have warned that bicycles parked outside Tai Wai station ... bicycle parks. One arm of government encourages the use of bicycles as part of the green, healthy Hong Kong it would like to see. Other arms view the bikes as a litter problem. The problem cries ...

  5. Business - China Business - TRADE

    Higher quality trumps higher prices at Canton Fair

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 01:17am by Denise Tsang

    ... rises," said the 24-year-old, who started on his path to riches by sourcing about 500 bicycles for Russia at the fair. Many suppliers regard the significant improvement in product quality ...

  6. Business - China Business - EXPORTS

    Higher quality trumps higher prices at Canton Fair

    Posted Apr 17th 2014, 01:29pm by Denise Tsang

    ... Efremov, who started on his path to fortune by sourcing about 500 bicycles for Russia at the fair. “But quality is better, and the [Russian] market is prospering and will be able to digest some ...

  7. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Never was so much bureaucracy employed with so little effect

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... for these bodies to come together. It transpires the problem is the vexed issue of illegal parking of bicycles, which according to a letter from the District Lands Office, Sai Kung, is "causing obstruction on the street and posing risk to public safety". The problem has become so great that in 2011 no fewer than 41 bicycles were seized in six operations (netting an average of 6.8 ...

  8. Business - Companies - GAMING

    Sands willing to bet US$10b on Japanese casino market

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 01:24am by BLOOM

    ... betting on horse, boat and bicycle races is allowed in the world's third-largest economy, casinos are currently banned. Its potential as a gambling market has drawn the interest of Sands, MGM ...

  9. Business - Companies - COMPANIES

    Keeping shifting customers in the frame

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 11:47am by Enoch Yiu

    ... and  secured the sole distribution rights for Fujifilm in Hong Kong. He hired eight employees to ride bicycles around the city, selling black-and-white film. Customers come back because you ...

  10. Business - Companies - AUTOMOTIVES

    Peugeot unveils Dongfeng deal after posting 2013 loss

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 04:45pm by AFP

    ... The Peugeot family – which has controlled the firm since its founding in 1810 as a maker of coffee mills and bicycles – will see its 25-per cent stake and 38-per cent voting rights diluted to the same ...




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