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  1. New World Development uses art to sell flats in luxury Mid-Levels residential project

    Posted Jul 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivian Chen Producers of luxury goods regularly collaborate with artists to market their goods. Now property developers are getting in on the act. New World Development enlisted Galerie Perrotin to curate the Living with Art exhibition at the clubhouse of the Signature, its latest luxury residential high-rise in Mid-Levels. The exhibition opened last Thursday and features ...

  2. Film faded, but Kodak didn't develop

    Posted Oct 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Eastman Kodak was once the epitome of American corporate might and inventiveness. Last Friday, its shares fell below US$1 after the 131-year-old maker of film and cameras announced it had hired lawyers to restructure the company. Investors fear that may b ...

  3. Business - Economy - EMERGING MARKETS

    BRIC countries set for media boom

    Posted Jun 07th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Singapore Growth in the big emerging markets seen as triple that of developed nations BRIC countries set for media boom Media and entertainment businesses in the biggest emerging markets will expand at more than three times the pace to be seen in developed countries in the next five years, according to a study by PricewaterhouseCoopers. The media and entertainment ...

  4. Developing young readers

    Posted Jul 24th 2010, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... a book. Sponsorship of this kind is one of many reading initiatives rolled out by the property developer, which set up a book club five years ago to promote reading and writing in Hong Kong. ... is also available to help writers sharpen their skills and develop a better understanding of the market. 'Many people don't have access or the capital to realise their dreams,' Wan ...

  5. Director Peter Chan to join Film Development Council

    Posted Mar 21st 2009, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Film director Peter Chan Ho-sun has been appointed one of three new members of the Hong Kong Film Development Council. The government announced the appointments of 19 non-official members ... the appointments of Peter Chan and Mr Chu, who were familiar with the creative and business sides of filmmaking, were on the right track for developing the industry. 'The local film industry ...

  6. Two more films to get development grants

    Posted Jun 26th 2008, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow Two more films have been selected for funding by the Film Development Fund, Film Development Council secretary general Wellington Fung Wing revealed yesterday. Speaking ... to 30 per cent of their production budgets. The two films received a total of HK$5.2 million. The fund, under the Commerce and Economic Development Bureau, aims to provide financial assistance ...

  7. Foreign experts can help us develop our top-class museums

    Posted Jul 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The headline ('Foreign role in M+ museum 'not welcomed'', June 28) misrepresents what is actually desirable for Hong Kong- a widening of its artistic professionals to embrace both local and non-local expertise. There is a big differenc ...

  8. After serviced apartments, developer offers a creative take on office life

    Posted Mar 28th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak. Having developed several successful serviced apartments (Abeo, Ovolo, Erba), Girish Jhunjhunwala (above) wanted to try something more creative. That meant building serviced offices. The result, Izi Central, was opened on Wednesday- and it's no ordinary office block. It's not just for work and business. Home2Home's ...

  9. Drive to help develop creative talent

    Posted Jan 13th 2005, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... New advisory body will map way ahead for the cultural and inventive sectors A push to develop Hong Kong's creative industries was promised last night by Tung Chee-hwa, who called the sector a new growth area for the city's economy. A new advisory body will work to identify a clear direction for the development of all cultural and creative industries, he said. ...

  10. Stephen Fung hit by arrested development

    Posted Apr 16th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Jessica Lam Since 2005's kitschy House of Fury, actor-turned-director Stephen Fung Tak-lun (right) has been stuck in development hell. First there was a delay in his remake of Patrick Lung Kong's Story of a Discharged Prisoner. Then the Stephen Chow Sing-chi movie he was supposed to direct fell into limbo, along ...




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