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  1. Russian oil company Zeromax pays record HK$226m for Arch penthouse

    Posted Jul 11th 2008, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu A Russian oil company has paid HK$226.07 million to buy the top-floor unit at the Arch in Hong Kong, the most expensive flat per square foot in Asia. According to the Lands Registry, Zeromax- a Russian oil company based in Switzerland- bought the penthouse on the 80th floor at the Arch at Kowloon Station for HK$41,118 per square foot from Sun Hung Kai Properties last ...

  2. Companies look for short payback period when investing in green projects

    Posted Oct 27th 2008, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... to so-called energy services companies (Escos). Escos typically examine a firm's energy consumption efficiency and provide solutions to achieve desired targets. They usually share the financial ... the company generally does not require its clients to modify their production processes, and its solutions can achieve 15 per cent to 30 per cent of energy savings. 'On the mainland, clients tend ...

  3. Company gets charged up over quality control

    Posted Jul 11th 2008, 12:00am by Wilson Lau

    ... Wilson Lau Manufacturing companies have to maintain high occupational safety standards to protect their workers, especially those firms that employ large numbers of low-skilled staff. The strict standards set by one of the world's biggest battery manufacturers, Sylva Industries, is one of its major strengths. The company has achieved ISO 9000 and ISO 14001 accreditations, ...

  4. Company wants director who can take on 'Goliath'

    Posted Oct 25th 2008, 12:00am by Carmen Tao

    ... with excellent communication skills, strong organisational and analytical skills and the motivation to excel and make a difference are preferred. Belkin is a privately held company founded in California ... while having fun at the same time', according to the company. Belkin Corporation is inviting creative individuals to apply for the position of director integrated marketing at its growing ...

  5. Dance delights from Royal Ballet company

    Posted Jun 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ..., The Royal Ballet, one of the most prestigious ballet companies in the world. The Royal Ballet was founded by Dame Ninette de Valois in 1931 under its original name, the Vic-Wells Ballet. After being ... Manon and Sylvia are being showcased by the world-famous British national ballet company backed by award-winning principals and the Hong Kong Sinfonietta Two well-loved ballets, Sylvia ...

  6. 1.2b yuan investment scam lands 10 in jail

    Posted Jan 01st 2009, 12:00am by Kelly Chan

    ... Kelly Chan The chairman of what was once the mainland's biggest forest plantation company was jailed for 11 years in Inner Mongolia yesterday for operating a Ponzi scheme ... high returns to existing investors. The scheme collapses when redemptions exceed new investments. The defendants were part of the Inner Mongolia Wanli Forestation Company and its subsidiaries, ...

  7. Ambow pursues expansion after raising US$103m

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

    ... alliance and investment. 'Demand for vocational training is set to increase when more people hunt for jobs.' The company, founded in 2000 by Silicon Valley veteran Jin Huang, attracted ... the country, in the belief that the education sector will cycle upward despite the global financial crisis. The company, a leading provider of personalised education and training services ...

  8. Winds of change

    Posted Dec 21st 2008, 12:00am by Daniel Jeffreys

    ... and dishonesty make it likely there is worse to come. The key to the global crisis can be found by answering one question: how did a US$750,000 mortgage loan given to a Mexican strawberry farmer ... and corruption. The Brooklyn-born fund manager got his start in the financial markets when his parents found him a job at the brokerage house where they worked. He had trained as a lawyer and during ...

  9. KKR to invest in Modern Farm

    Posted Dec 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is controlled by former managers of Hong Kong-listed China Mengniu Dairy, was founded in 2005 with the aim of supplying raw milk to Mengniu. Modern Farm has seven ranches in operation or under ... yuan to build a ranch. The expansion plan is in line with Mengniu deputy president Yao Haitao's stated aim that his company have at least one large-scale ranch near each of its 27 milk ...

  10. Ex-telecom rivals present united front

    Posted Dec 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mr Wong founded City Telecom in 1992 and set off a price war to grab market share in the international direct dialling (IDD) market. As a rookie in the market, Mr Wong always said he ... Hongkong Telecom seldom reacted to City Telecom's price challenges, and lost a substantial market share to that company. After eight years of battling HKT, City Telecom was ranked second ...




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