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  1. Long-haul visits 'to see recovery from March'

    Posted Nov 09th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... in its expectations of a full recovery before Western economies improve further. 'We don't need to worry too much about the long-haul market,' Michael Wu Siu-ieng, Hong Kong ... compared with those from Southeast Asia, the market is gradually climbing.' Affected by the global financial crisis, the number of long-haul visitors originating from Europe and the United ...

  2. Week ahead

    Posted Aug 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Monday Hong Kong Children's Symphony Orchestra Europe Post-tour Concert Led by Dr Yip Wai-hong, the troupe of musicians aged from seven to 18 perform a programme including Sarasate's Carmen Fantasy and Shostakovich's Suite for Jazz Orchestra No2; 8pm; City Hall Concert Hall, HK$120, HK$80 from Urbtix Thursday Creative economy seminar A forum discussing factors needed ...

  3. Lights, cameras and action for filmmakers

    Posted Jun 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Nick Walker

    ... Nick Walker A little-known fact outside Europe is that Luxembourg is a hub of international film production and- as a location- a movie star in its own right. This sector of the economy ... in this tiny corner of Europe. A compelling draw for filmmakers is the country's urban areas, which are remarkably well preserved thanks to enlightened policies on heritage preservation, ...

  4. The world through Chinese eyes

    Posted Dec 30th 2004, 12:00am by Anthony Lawrance

    ... they have enough food on their tables: to see how other people live. We know well the story of mainland tourism. It gave our economy a fuel-injection in the wake of Sars. But what was perhaps overlooked in the cross-border stampede this year was that Chinese also flew to Europe in record numbers as restrictions on outbound tourism were lifted. Next year, it will be the turn of the United ...

  5. Betrayed by the broadcasters

    Posted Jan 05th 2008, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... votes were counted. One problem with Asia is its economic success, since the television networks- even less than newspapers- find it hard to get a handle on either economies or success, neither of which lends itself easily to splashy front-page headlines. In the US and Europe, the BBC now devotes more time to business- despite its reputation for not understanding the topic. ...

  6. A fusion of film talent

    Posted Sep 04th 2004, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... industry is well aware that the demand for new talent has been spurred by the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement (Cepa) and the improved economy. Under Cepa, we can now export any number ... with the marketing, packaging and distribution aspects. But with the switch from a planned to a market economy, Hong Kong film industry workers can play a role in incorporating commercial elements ...

  7. Mainland tourism boom may open air links

    Posted Feb 21st 2004, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... economy. 'The [central] government welcomes open skies,' he said. David Dodwell, executive director of consulting firm Golan/Harris International, said the air services pact between China ... which would be a common denominator driving regional talks on a common aviation area such as Europe or the US. As a measure of the opportunities, by 2020 the mainland will be the fourth-largest ...

  8. Inspired by Sars, Chin Han flies flag for Asia

    Posted Sep 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... to make sure his response was a personal one, that whether you're Asian or Caucasian, or you're from Europe or America, this is something someone might do,' he says. 'He's ... cannot benefit fully without all of us coming together'. He adds: 'Something happening across the world can affect economies or ecosystems halfway across the world.' Globalism ...

  9. Get ready to rock next year- the stars are coming to town

    Posted Nov 24th 2004, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... concert schedule was shaping up to be a good one for the region. 'Now the market is divided into America, Europe and Asia. People look at Asia as a whole, including Japan and Australia,' ... staged 18 concerts this year, in contrast with last year's six. There were 14 shows at the venue in 2002. Mr Roche said that the region's economy had bounced back from Sars ...

  10. The Counterfeiters

    Posted Mar 30th 2008, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... account of Operation Bernhard, Nazi Germany's audacious but unsuccessful scheme to destabilise the British economy by flooding the country with forged sterling banknotes. The fake currency ... and a making-of segment which covers interviews with Burger and his speaking tours in Europe about his war ordeal. (Although he stayed silent about what he did in Sachsenhausen for two decades after ...




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