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  1. 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, ...

  2. 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 ...

  3. Business as usual, says wife as dotcom power couple's marital spat spills into the blogosphere

    Posted Mar 09th 2011, 12:00am by Naomi Rovnick, Sophie Yu

    ... about troubles in their marriage do not mean their ability to co-run the newly public company has been compromised. Dangdang, a smaller mainland version of Amazon.com that former senior publishing executives Li and Yuyu founded together in 2000, was one of the hottest US IPOs of last year. The company's shares soared 87 per cent on its stockmarket debut in December. But since ...

  4. Art in its purest form

    Posted Jan 25th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... proved otherwise. 'After founding his own dance company, Merce began collaborating with composer John Cage, and they were the first to separate music from dance,' Robert Swinston, the director of choreography for the Merce Cunningham Dance Company, tells Young Post. 'Our dances are made in silence. When we rehearse, we do it in silence. The only time music is heard ...

  5. Job hunting a walk in the park

    Posted Mar 25th 2011, 12:00am by Benson Chao

    ... Benson Chao As home to some of the city's most advanced hi-tech companies, Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks (HKSTP) and its partner companies are constantly on the lookout ... at the Science Park in Sha Tin. More than 50 technology companies will present a total of 350 openings that include graduate positions, traineeships and internships. The prospective employers specialise ...

  6. Citic Pacific lending banks named in court

    Posted Mar 11th 2011, 12:00am by Austin Chiu, Naomi Rovnick

    ... they could delay.' The three banks declined to comment, while a Citic Pacific spokesman said the company could not talk about an ongoing court case. The loans in question ranged from HK$250 million to HK$1 billion and were granted to Citic Pacific between September 9 and October 14, 2008- just a week before the company made a public announcement about its huge losses, the court ...

  7. Lai See

    Posted Jan 28th 2011, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... newspaper that he would not have listed the company if it was up to him because 'then you don't have to give information'. Rich founded Glencore in 1974, but fled the US in 1983 after ... this is not to give the children anything, observing that his father gave him nothing. Strictly speaking this may be true- he did not inherit the company. After his father, Chan Tseng-hsi, and a co-founder ...

  8. IBM's Watson makes science elementary and useful

    Posted Feb 28th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... language. That compares with the commonly used internet search engines, which typically provide links to websites where answers may be found. Watson is a supercomputer built with 10 racks ... At present, IBM has 29 branches across the mainland and businesses in 320 cities. It has 10 joint ventures and wholly owned companies that are involved in computer hardware manufacturing, software ...

  9. Sony Ericcson plans mainland Xperia blitz

    Posted Mar 03rd 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications plans to launch about 30 new games on the mainland this year, after forging partnerships with key domestic developers supporting its soon-to-be-launched PlayStation-type smartphone, the Xperia Play. The company, a joint venture formed in 2001 by Japanese consumer electronics giant Sony and Swedish telecommunications equipment maker ...

  10. Shaw sells TVB stake in estimated HK$5.2b deal

    Posted Jan 27th 2011, 12:00am by Sophie Yu

    ... yesterday and would be completed on or before March 31. In a filing with the Hong Kong stock exchange last night, TVB said Shaw Brothers would sell its entire 26 per cent in the company ... in that company within two years. He is also known for his good relationship with Li Ka-shing. Wang is the daughter of Taiwanese tycoon Wang Yung-ching, one of the island's richest tycoons ...




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