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  1. Tycoon's widow quits as chair of 3D-Gold

    Posted Nov 07th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung Jane Lam Chan Yam-fai, widow of jewellery magnate Lam Sai-wing, has quit as chairwoman of 3D-Gold Jewellery Holdings amid mystery surrounding the alleged theft of gold bars worth about HK$179 million from the firm, which, as well as its subs ...

  2. Take a (love) seat

    Posted Mar 04th 2009, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... People are usually prevented from touching art installations. But the chairs on display in wtc more at the World Trade Centre are intended to be sat on. By giving the public a chance to interact with the artwork, the designers hope people will get a better understanding of their vision. Four of the five seats consist of two chairs linked together, symbolising the togetherness of couples. ...

  3. More than just something to sit on

    Posted May 09th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zhou Weijing Designer Freeman Lau Siu-hong sits on some of his best ideas- chairs. But they're not your everyday kind of chairs. His designs are intended to prompt thought rather than be used simply as a place to rest. One of his more unusual pieces- a monster, 6-metre long, 2.5-metre high and 1.6-metre wide outdoor wooden rocking chair- was the only exhibit in the recent Times ...

  4. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Jul 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The report, 'Girls reaching puberty before the age of 10', which appeared on page 3 on July 13, wrongly described Alvin Chan Yee-shing as the chairman of the Education Committee of the Medical Council. Dr Chan is, in fact, a co-chair of the Health Education Committee of the Hong Kong Medical Association. ...

  5. Candidates jabs 'tough on top bureaucrats'

    Posted Jan 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tang said he opposed the Urban Renewal Authority's building of 'fancy and very expensive flats'. The authority is chaired by Barry Cheung Chun-yuen, who is chairman ... should review its management and personnel system, although he affirmed its contributions. The authority is chaired by Anthony Wu Ting-yuk, one of Tang's core supporters. Dr James Sung ...

  6. Leung accused of snubbing poor families

    Posted Apr 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the impression that he values big corporations more highly... than social workers, teachers and welfare groups, who are more in touch with common people,' Chow- chair professor of social work ... if Development Minister Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor did not serve in the next government. Cheung, who chaired Leung's campaign office, praised Lam as capable, ambitious, brave and committed. ...

  7. Public favours art critic as culture chief, poll shows

    Posted Jun 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... projects and creative education. The organisation is chaired by artist Danny Yung Ning-tsun, who helped Leung draft his culture platform. She is also the supervisor of the HKICC Lee Shau Kee School ...

  8. Jason Caroline Design

    Posted Jul 12th 2009, 12:00am by Jo Baker

    ... brochure. How did it turn out? The style is contemporary chic: a red cocoon chair by Moroso (left) sits in a 'forest' of aluminium pipes and mirrors; a sales hall wall is adorned in abstract flower blossoms with cloud-like shapes suspended near the ceiling; and furniture includes Vitra's Coconut Chair and B&B Italia's Fat sofa. The project won the pair a Greater ...

  9. Leung names Tang backer for screening position

    Posted May 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... committee, which Leung will chair. The other members are the head of the chief executive-elect's office, Fanny Law Fan Chiu-fun, Kwun Tong District Council chairman Bunny Chan Chung-bun, ...

  10. Tang rolls out the big guns at campaign rally

    Posted Dec 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... by professionals, former officials and people with grass-roots backgrounds. Tang's election office is chaired by Bank of East Asia chairman David Li Kwok-po, who also directed Donald Tsang ... and Dah Sing Banking Group chairman David Wong Shou-yeh. Leung's campaign office is chaired by Urban Renewal Authority chairman Barry Cheung Chun-yuen, while former education minister Fanny ...




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