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  1. Catching the big fish

    Posted Jun 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... bribes Sentence: 18 years in prison Chen Xitong Positions: Member of Politburo, mayor of Beijing Allegations: Embezzlement Jailed: 1998 Convicted of: Corruption, dereliction of duty Sentence: 16 ... Chen Liangyu The most prominent people to be brought down by corruption since 1989 Positions: Party secretary of Shanghai Municipal Party Committee, member of Politburo, member of Central ...

  2. Fashion brand Anteprima adds Hello Kitty's pals to its bag collection

    Posted Dec 16th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... Love it or leave it, you can't deny that Hello Kitty sells. The cute, innocent-looking and mouthless Japanese cartoon feline is everywhere - on candies, clothes and even toilet paper. Now, her Sanrio buddies, My Melody and Kuromi, are trying to keep ...

  3. Zenith boss misses a beat but the antique watches get big tick

    Posted Dec 15th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... To celebrate the 111th anniversary of its chronographic history, Swiss watchmaker Zenith is holding a retrospective exhibition at Central's Oriental Watch Company. Although company chief executive Jean-Frederic Dufour was a no-show at the opening coc ...

  4. Aaron Kwok's song and dance tug at the sleeve as well as heartstrings

    Posted Nov 24th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... Aaron Kwok Fu-shing may have just got carried away by the Christmas spirit. Either that or his stylists should perhaps reconsider their wardrobe choices. The singer-actor was invited to perform at the Christmas campaign launch at Kwun Tong's apm mall ...

  5. Song dynasty

    Posted Nov 16th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... Kun opera star Zhang Jiqing remembers her stage debut well. It was 1953 and the 14-year-old was helping out at her aunt's opera troupe in Shanghai, doing odd jobs and squeezing the odd singing class in between errands. One day she had to stand in for ...

  6. 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,& ...

  7. If you've got a good memory for hair, CitySeen can Grease your palm

    Posted Sep 08th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... Love it or leave it, retro is in. Savvy fashionistas worldwide have been channelling the '50s look, from Katy Perry to Rihanna to Lady Gaga. A troupe of singer-dancers, dressed in colourful '50s costumes and big hair - including pink braids and ...

  8. Former Shanghai Tang designer uses Spanish influences for his label

    Posted Sep 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... Prospects look good for Joseph Li, Shanghai Tang's former chief designer of womenswear. Fashionistas turned out en masse, despite the rain, to support the launch of Li's own label, LIJOSEPH, at Central's Joyce boutique on Tuesday. 'I d ...

  9. Let's click together

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

    ... Graphic designer Rebecca Ling reckoned it was her lucky day: she just managed to grab a coupon for a half-price UA film ticket via ubuyibuy.com. The offer didn't last long because with some 10,400 people snapping up the deal, the quota was exceeded w ...

  10. German entrepreneur devises a smarter way to see the city's sights

    Posted Aug 31st 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... Smartphones just keep getting smarter, and now there's one that comes with its own tour guide. German entrepreneur Matthias Hendrichs, who has been based in Hong Kong for five years, has developed an interactive travel guide, 'ask TingTing' ...




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