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  1. The chaos shift

    Posted Jul 31st 2006, 12:00am by David Eimer

    ... Only a brave man or woman attempts to regulate the traffic flow in Beijing. With 1,000 new cars arriving on the already jammed roads every day - and cyclists who jump red lights at every opportunity - the city's traffic is notoriously anarchic and se ...

  2. Chiu blown away by Malaysian whirlwind David

    Posted Dec 15th 2006, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay in Doha The slim chance that Hong Kong ace Rebecca Chiu Wing-yin would become the first person to beat Malaysian superstar Nicol David this year was blown away in the very first seconds of the 30-minute gold medal squash final yesterday. Chiu, looking nervous, fouled on her very first stroke of the match, when she returned David's serve out of bounds, giving ...

  3. Sinners in cyberspace

    Posted Aug 20th 2006, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson Go on, spill your guts. Admit... that you have something to admit. Maybe you're fat, dull, depressed or some lousy combination of all these curses. Log on and unburden your conscience at the new breed of Oprahesque websites, equipped with quirky hard-to-transcribe names such as PostSecret.com, NotProud.com, GroupHug.us, DailyConfession.com and e-admit.com. ...

  4. Dominant David stands squarely in Chiu's way

    Posted Nov 28th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the 16-player draw. However comfortable her early progress might be, she is likely to face a showdown in the final with Malaysia's world number one Nicol David, who was crowned World Open champion ... revenge for the previous Asiad final in Bangkok in 1998, when David prevailed. 'They are still the top two in Asia over these years and it will be interesting to see them meet in an Asian ...

  5. Meet david tang's literary inspiration

    Posted Jul 26th 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Andrew Sun Add author to list of bon vivant David Tang Wing-cheung's achievements. The businessman, restaurateur and Shanghai Tang founder has just released a collection of his newspaper columns from a local daily. The tome's title is An Apple A Week, so no prizes for guessing what daily they're from. Like many predecessors, now that he has achieved business ...

  6. David Li asks diners to sign on the dotted line

    Posted Sep 09th 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo Most bankers and chief executives live in the lofty realm of strategic vision and economic policy, but not billionaire and Bank of East Asia boss David Li Kwok-po. Mr Li, also a legislator for the banking sector, is not adverse to getting down and dirty to earn a few extra bucks for his bank. At a recent breakfast gathering with senior editors and financial leaders, ...

  7. David Tao mystified over blog

    Posted Aug 29th 2006, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Andrew Sun Almost every pop star has a blog now. But do fans ever know who left the messages in virtual reality? On radio yesterday, Taiwanese singer-songwriter David Tao expressed dismay at an anonymous blogger who launched a website in his name. 'Some of my friends called me, saying, 'Hi, I am reading your blog every day'. God knows, I never have had a blog,' ...

  8. Shabana, David show why they are the best

    Posted Oct 25th 2006, 12:00am by Judy Ngao

    ... By Judy Ngao The world's top-ranked players, Egyptian Amr Shabana and Malaysia's Nicol David, were crowned champions in the Cathay Pacific Swiss Privilege Hong Kong Squash Open ... David beat world number seven Tania Bailey of England 9-1, 10-8, 9-5 in 41 minutes. Shabana, 27, and Ashour, 19, have played and trained together many times at home and abroad. 'Until ...

  9. David Pang to say farewell to Airport Authority after six years

    Posted Jun 14th 2006, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Airport Authority chief executive David Pang Ding-jung will leave the job he has held for six years after deciding not to seek renewal of his contract. His contract will expire ... in a statement yesterday. He praised Mr Pang for his vision, leadership and invaluable contribution to the authority. 'David has built a solid process-driven organisation, which has led Hong Kong ...

  10. David foils Chiu again in final

    Posted Feb 24th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Rebecca Chiu Wing-yin of Hong Kong suffered another defeat at the hands of world number one Nicol David when losing in straight games in the women's final at the Asian ... start in the first game, but just could not finish the job properly. After that, it was all David,' said Chiu, who had to settle for a silver medal against the world's best player. ...




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