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  1. Lai See

    Posted Feb 01st 2007, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... for the Year of the Pig. According to sources, Virgin Group plans to partner with Australia's Tabcorp Holdings, the world's sixth-largest casino developer, to build and operate a US$3 billion ... International Airport.' The former Greater China chairman of Dupont said he had accomplished his goal of unlocking the airport's potential, despite having not a whit of airport experience when ...

  2. Colourful character who sees the world in black and white

    Posted May 14th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... Painter Yank Wong Yan-kwai likes to splash his paintings with bold strokes and lots of colour, so his latest exhibition of (sombre) black-and-white photographs, could surprise local art lovers. Especially when the 56-year-old Hongkonger says he dispensed ...

  3. Gambling movie goes for authenticity with footage of poker festival in Macau

    Posted Aug 12th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... In the 1990s, they made those wacky God of Gamblers movies. Now in 2009, Hong Kong film studio China Star is returning to the dealer table for a new joint project called Poker King, set in the gaming world of Macau. The project has already started shooting in and around Macau. To give it a bit more authenticity than, say, those goofy movies of Chow Yun-fat and Chow Sing-chi being card ...

  4. Engineering firm pays US$220m for half of film venture Legendary East

    Posted Nov 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... not interfere in production. 'Legendary Pictures together with Huayi will completely control the development committee,' Lau said. PYE said Legendary and Huayi were contributing intellectual ... co-productions on the mainland and will not need to compete in the 20-film quota Beijing imposes on imported films. Legendary East movies will be distributed worldwide. In China and some other Asian ...

  5. For actor Michael Wong, flying a helicopter is much more sexy than show business

    Posted Sep 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... If actor Michael Wong Man-tak hadn't made it in show business, he could probably have become a full-time pilot. Even Tropical Storm Fanapi couldn't stop him taking off in a helicopter on Monday. 'Flying is much more fulfilling than acting,& ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CINEMA

    Fund fails young movie makers, says Hong Kong film community amid calls for overhaul

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... of directors and films. They say the Film Development Fund's current system, which favours feature films, shuts out smaller films, including documentaries, and young film-makers. A South China ... of the Film Development Council and producer of recent dance hit The Way We Dance . At present, funding ranges from HK$40,000 to HK$300,000, depending on the ranking of the festivals at which ...

  7. Edison Chen's father involved in loan dispute

    Posted Jul 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui Businessman Edward Chan Chak-man, father of singer-actor Edison Chen Koon-hei, is involved in a HK$20 million loan dispute between Bank of China and a company, according to a writ filed in the High Court on Monday. The bank is suing Skillion Properties for repayment of a HK$19 million loan plus interest. It says a loan facility of HK$23.5 million was provided ...

  8. Andy Lau classic to get Korean remake

    Posted Oct 30th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. It's not just Martin Scorsese and Hollywood that have their eyes on recycling classic Hong Kong movies. A South Korean production house has just announced it will remake a 1990 Andy Lau Tak-wah romantic action flick. A Moment of Romance, originally directed by a young Benny Chan Muk-sing and produced ...

  9. Director Benny Chan tries to get connected, but laments filming restrictions in HK

    Posted Aug 28th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. Martin Scorsese's Oscar-winner The Departed took its concept from Hong Kong's Infernal Affairs. Now director Benny Chan Muk-sing (left) has repaid the compliment with Connected. His film is based on Hollywood's Cellular, about a kidnapped woman who calls a random person for help on her mobile ...

  10. Dismissal of political opposition doesn't look like government 'for the people'

    Posted Jul 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... first', July 2). Cheung acknowledges the major problems facing Hong Kong, including the wealth gap, the environment and housing, and proclaims that they need resolving. However, universal suffrage ... not regard the squandering of taxpayers' money on grandiose infrastructure projects, demolition of our heritage, thwarting of democracy, attempts to prevent citizens from standing for election ...




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