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  1. Bronze relic looted from palace to be auctioned

    Posted Sep 15th 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... A looted Chinese relic from a series that triggered a political row when it was offered for sale three years ago will be auctioned in Hong Kong next month. The Star Daily in Beijing yesterday carried a report saying that the auction of a bronze sculpture featuring a dog's head would be held in Hong Kong on October 26. The same report also appeared on the Sina.com website. ...

  2. Business - Companies - ACQUISITIONS

    Geely in running to buy stalled London cab firm

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... stalled London cab firm Mainland carmaker Zhejiang Geely may buy out its London taxi manufacturing partner Manganese Bronze for less than £2.7 million (HK$33 million), a person familiar with the talks said. Zhejiang Geely, the parent company of Hong Kong-listed Geely Automobile, proposed a deal to Manganese Bronze last month to buy out the remaining 80 per cent stake of the company, ...

  3. News - World - ENTERTAINMENT

    When you wish upon a Death Star

    Posted Nov 01st 2012, 12:00am by Reuters in Los Angeles

    ... Reuters in Los Angeles News that Walt Disney has acquired the Star Wars franchise has split film fans, with some welcoming the move and others rather less sure When you wish upon a Death Star For years, it seemed like another "Star Wars" movie was just a dream, languishing in a galaxy far, far away. But down on earth, the Walt Disney movie studio had different ideas. ...

  4. Lai See

    Posted Jul 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Luisa Tam

    ... and former radio talk show host Albert Cheng King-hon was given the city's second-highest honour, the Gold Bauhinia Star, for being a 'well-respected figure in the media sector' ... persistently campaigned to safeguard the welfare of frontline medical workers and went after incompetent government officials to make them accountable. The Bauhinia star honour may have come seven ...

  5. Best Buy closes branded stores to grow Five Star Appliance chain

    Posted Feb 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Star Appliance chain, which it bought five years ago, by February next year, as part of efforts to 'refocus on the profitable retail platform'. The company announced the appointment of Five Star co-founder Wang Jian as global vice-president of Best Buy and chief executive of Five Star yesterday. Some market observers said Best Buy had missed the opportunity to challenge ...

  6. US$50 billion waters await cruise market

    Posted May 20th 2010, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng Three years after assuming the post of president of Star Cruises, David Chua Ming Huat can confidently say he does not really care anymore what people say about the world's ... months, or the last three years,' he said. Faced with an uncertain outlook and mounting losses at Star Cruises when he came on board in May 2007, Chua immediately froze salaries, slashed ...

  7. HSBC chief executive comes home

    Posted Jan 28th 2010, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... Geoghegan certainly received a movie star welcome when he arrived at HSBC headquarters in Central at 9am sharp. Wearing a HSBC tie, the banker was greeted by several hundred bank staff and more than 100 reporters. His first job in the city: to pose in front of the iconic bronze lions for a photo opportunity. 'It is just like returning home,' Geoghegan said. 'It was the same ...

  8. Peak house built by film star fetches HK$300m

    Posted Jun 12th 2009, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu Film star Stephen Chow Sing-chi has sold a house in his joint-venture luxury residential project on the Peak for HK$41,500 per square foot, 21 per cent less than in his last sale before the global financial crisis. However, the unit price is a record for a Hong Kong residential project after the crisis began. A mainlander bought House No18 at Pollock's Path, ...

  9. China National Aviation wants East Star despite suspension

    Posted Mar 18th 2009, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... China National Aviation Holding, the parent of Air China, is still seeking to buy East Star Airlines despite an earlier rejection and the private carrier's forced suspension ... Bin, a spokesman for Air China. Air China has three mainland bases, Beijing, Shanghai and Chengdu, and the addition of Wuhan-based East Star would help expand the carrier's network ...

  10. Damien Hirst work tops bill at modern art sale

    Posted May 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in paint. Hirst's unusual piece is the star lot in Seoul Auction's Modern and Contemporary Art sale being held at the Grand Hyatt Hong Kong on Friday at 2pm, when South Korea's ... in Hong Kong or that a piece from his butterfly series has been put up for sale in Asia. England soccer star David Beckham once bought a Hirst butterfly painting for GBP250,000 (HK$2.86 million). ...




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