• Wednesday
  • October 1, 2014
  • Last updated: 4:42am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 863 for chinese art

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. All bidders backing the government on arts hub

    Posted Sep 29th 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai All bidders for the West Kowloon Cultural District yesterday gave unreserved support to the government's plan for the arts hub's future. Henderson Land vice-chairman ... public consultation. The Post has also learned that the government still prefers that the arts facilities be operated by the private sector although many critics remain sceptical about leaving ...

  2. Exco backs revised model for arts hub

    Posted Oct 05th 2005, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... 30 per cent of the project must be core arts facilities, with the rest given over to commercial, retail and residential development. This would equal 213,950 square metres of gross floor area for the core arts facilities. Lord Foster's plan, from which the huge canopy originates, gives the arts hub about 40 per cent of the developed area. The canopy covers 55 per cent of the site. ...

  3. Arts festival chief upbeat despite downturn

    Posted Oct 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Despite the European sovereign debt crisis and US economic downturn, the Hong Kong Arts Festival organiser is still optimistic of receiving sufficient ... of the Hong Kong Arts Festival Society. The annual event, which celebrates its 40th anniversary next year, has a HK$110 million budget for 166 shows ranging from operas and ballets to concerts ...

  4. Chinese Estates' core earnings slump 89pc

    Posted Mar 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Sandy Li sandy.li@scmp.com Chinese Estates reported an 88.7 per cent dive in core earnings last year due to a HK$1.24 billion loss from selling investment securities. The drop came despite ... when such disposal is beneficial to the group and shareholders as a whole,' Lau said. Chinese Estates owns a portfolio of retail and office properties in prime locations. They include ...

  5. Sun Art Retail Group plans to raise HK$8.24b in IPO

    Posted Jul 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Sophie Yu sophie.yu@scmp.com Undeterred by a lacklustre market, mainland hypermarket operator Sun Art Retail Group plans to raise up to HK$8.24 billion from an initial public offering in Hong Kong. Bruno Mercier, chief executive of Sun Art, said it was not too concerned with market conditions. 'We had conversations with institutional investors last week. I think we should ...

  6. Deal Previews

    Posted Jun 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of a US$5.6 billion proposed listing of China Everbright Bank and a mooted US$1 billion float of Chinese hypermarket operator Sun Art Retail. The deals are grappling with sluggish sentiment. Most Hong ... particularly as it is raising such a large amount of cash- more than 20 per cent of its share capital, post-new money. Sun Art, a hypermarket operator that started investor education (sometimes also ...

  7. Chinese lenders in capital rush

    Posted Oct 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lulu Chen Lulu.Chen@scmp.com Driven by souring loans and regulatory demands to boost their capital bases, banks- including Chinese lenders- are poised to tap international capital markets ... appears to be in relatively good shape and few people predict a banking crisis, mainland lenders- several listed on international stock markets- are also raising capital. Chinese banks- relative ...

  8. CapitaMalls in Suzhou tie-up with Chinese firm

    Posted Oct 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... May Chan may.chan@scmp.com CapitaMalls Asia, a Singapore-listed shopping centre developer, has unveiled plans to build the biggest shopping and commercial office project in Suzhou. The move comes as foreign developers exploit government measures to curb t ...

  9. Letters

    Posted Aug 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... manager, MTR Corporation Ltd Olympics give Chinese citizens pride There has been growing concern over the implementation of national education in Hong Kong's schools. However, despite ... and faced their challenges. Leaving other areas aside and focusing only on the sports scene, I take pride in saying the words, 'I am a Chinese citizen.' Samantha Datwani, Pok Fu Lam ...

  10. Feeling blue- all in the name of arts

    Posted Apr 01st 2007, 12:00am by Judy Ngao

    ... before, and he hadn't planned to do it yesterday either. Lindsey McAlister, founder and artistic director of the Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation, practically took his shirt off for him. ... of Swire's support of the foundation. 'Lindsey can be very persuasive when she wants to be. I'm only doing it for Lindsey and Youth Arts. I've never had my body painted before. ...




SCMP.com Account