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  1. Companies see cheaper goods and competition

    Posted Jul 01st 2003, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Mainland companies say the free-trade agreement promises to bring them greater competition and benefit Hong Kong's service providers. Scrapping tariffs could bring lower prices for Hong Kong goods on the mainland, especially for luxury items like wat ...

  2. Even politicians must pay the price for bad behaviour

    Posted Mar 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... distinctly stupid when it comes to the consequences of their personal behaviour - ask former US president Bill Clinton about that one. In this political wonderland, these leaders also imagine that, ... that never goes away. Really clever politicians - Clinton comes to mind again - sort of get away with it but the stain remains. As for those who are less clever, well, ask the man who was briefly ...

  3. Kantor still trading ideas

    Posted Mar 08th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mickey Kantor, head of Bill Clinton's 1992 presidential campaign, has the eloquence of a seasoned frontline politician but prefers working behind the scenes. As the former US trade representative passed through Hong Kong, he shared his unique perspective on one of the more curious aspects of this presidential election season- China's emergence as a local, economic issue ...

  4. Briefs

    Posted Jul 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... works and parodies should be exempt from the bill, which aims to update laws to catch up with digital technology. Human Rights Monitor director Law Yuk-kai urged the government to follow the US, ... and by the Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Bureau on co-operation between China and Hong Kong. Clinton to meet Tsang during visit to city US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton arrives in Hong Kong today ...

  5. Thursday Think-tank

    Posted Dec 04th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... Five things we're all wondering about 1 Critics question Michelin judging of Chinese restaurants ... actually, surly waiters, snobbish chefs, lots of animal fat - it's just like French cuisine, no? 2 TVB lays off more than 200 workers ... but promises it will not affect its continued commitment to producing cheap mediocre programming 3 Bill Clinton's Global ...

  6. Betty or Laura?- you decide who's who

    Posted Oct 16th 2004, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo When the chief executive led his two new Exco appointees to meet the press on Tuesday, some reporters gasped and thought he had selected his own wife, Betty Tung Chiu Hung-ping, for the job. And why not? Hillary Rodham Clinton was an adviser to husband Bill and Teresa Heinz Kerry will probably do it if her husband gets elected US president next month. Few people ...

  7. Business - Companies - ANALYSIS

    Citic's mega takeover deal comes as win-win for Beijing and Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 01:40am by George Chen

    ... Bill Stacey, chairman of Hong Kong's home-grown think tank Lion Rock Institute, told the South China Morning Post that the Citic deal should definitely be considered as a move by Beijing ...

  8. Clinton visit welcome, but too brief

    Posted Jul 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... For anyone concerned about Hong Kong's international role and stature, the visit yesterday of US Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton did not lift the spirits as it should have. The most eagerly awaited element of Clinton's whistle-stop visit did not even relate to Hong Kong, but was instead her drive across the border to meet Beijing's top diplomat, State ...

  9. Zeman gives Tang full backing in race for top job

    Posted Mar 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... as Leung had become deeply embroiled in triad rumours. 'Bill Clinton had an affair with [Monica] Lewinsky, but that did not stop him from being a well-loved [US]president,' he said. ...

  10. Business - Banking & Finance - INVESTMENT

    Mainlanders use ‘free money’ from Hong Kong banks to earn higher returns at home

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 09:34am by KEIRA HUANG; GEORGE CHEN

    ... said instead of using the loan to pay his tax bill, he transferred the cash – after converting it into yuan – to the mainland through underground money agencies in Sheung Wan. Once the cash ...




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