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  1. Consuming passion

    Posted Mar 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Liana Cafolla It was perhaps inevitable that Tisa Ho, executive director of the ongoing Hong Kong Arts Festival, would carve out a career in the world of the performing arts. 'I always knew that was what I loved, so at school I was in every theatre p ...

  2. Better, sharper, clearer

    Posted Mar 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jamie Carter lifestyle@scmp.com If you think high-definition and 3-D televisions are impressive, you ain't seen nothing yet. With help from Japan's national broadcaster, NHK, the BBC is to film the London 2012 summer Olympics in Super Hi-Vision, ...

  3. Composer of 'June 4' song jailed for fraud

    Posted Nov 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... committed the fraud inadvertently and unintentionally, and that he would appeal against the ruling, the report said. ...

  4. Consumer outcry mystifies star

    Posted Nov 20th 2010, 12:00am by Lee Wing-Sze

    ... Lee Wing-sze Taiwanese-American singer Wang Leehom, a staunch advocate of eco-conscious living, is mystified by the hullabaloo over his stance on shunning lavish consumption, including his refusal to buy a sports car 'In a recent interview, I said I ...

  5. TVB head facing fraud charges

    Posted Jun 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Phila Siu TVB general manager Stephen Chan Chi-wan and his two co-defendants denied all five charges of bribery and fraud in the District Court yesterday. Chan is accused jointly with his former assistant Tseng Pei-pun of defrauding TVB and five female artists of HK$300,000 at a book-signing event. According to another charge, Tseng and the head of business development ...

  6. TVB chief denies all as fraud trial opens

    Posted Jun 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com Top TVB executive Stephen Chan Chi-wan, who went on trial on corruption charges yesterday, has denied fleecing Hong Kong's biggest television station, cheating a string of actors or taking bribes. Former talk show hos ...

  7. Ex-CCTV anchorman detained for fraud

    Posted Oct 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Woods Lee Former China Central Television anchor Fang Hongjin was detained last week for alleged fraud involving millions of yuan, in a case widely reported by mainland media over ... relied on the contacts and influence he built up as a news anchor. His alleged fraud is yet another serious blow to the reputation of CCTV, which aspires to be the most authoritative channel ...

  8. Digital channel kicks off amid consumer caution, confusion

    Posted Dec 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Meanwhile, an audio-visual specialist advised consumers to wait as high-definition television sets with built-in tuners could be available on the market in a matter of months. Alan Lee Pak-kuen, ... the market responds.' Consumer Council deputy chief executive Kenneth So Wai-sang also said there was no need for customers to rush to buy the new set-top box, given the market's limited ...

  9. Remember, sex sells in a consumer society

    Posted Oct 17th 2007, 12:00am by David Eimer

    ... of the consumer society that politicians want for the nation. The Health and Recreation Special Council report claims that if 20 per cent of the population spent 2,000 yuan a year on leisure activities, ...

  10. Perfecting Sound Forever

    Posted Nov 01st 2009, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... Richard James Havis Perfecting Sound Forever by Greg Milner Faber and Faber HK$280 Here is an experiment for rock fans. Find your vinyl version of Led Zeppelin IV, retrieve your old record player from under the bed and listen carefully to When the Levee B ...




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