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  1. Lifestyle - Technology - TECHNOLOGY

    Financial exchange regulators use computers to crack traders' code

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 05:53am by Reuters

    ... technology right now Sang Lee, Aite Group Financial regulators are now trying to translate such exchanges into plain English as they investigate whether dealers have colluded to rig benchmark foreign exchange rates used to price trillions of dollars' worth of deals. Britain's financial watchdog, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), has about 60 staff dedicated to the foreign ...

  2. Lifestyle - Technology - FINANCE

    Financial platform Thinknum encourages communal approach

    Posted Apr 18th 2014, 08:23am by Pavan Shamdasani

    ... Pavan Shamdasani life@scmp.com Web tool aims for safety in numbers If the 2008 global economic crisis proved anything, it's that the fate of the financial world is often based on logical guesswork- financial valuations and projections based on assumptions of how well a company will perform. In the industry, they're known as "financial models"- sometimes ...

  3. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living

    Early learning centres seek to inspire kids through creative interior designs

    Posted Mar 28th 2014, 04:11am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Peta Tomlinson peta.tomlinson@scmp.com Early learning centres are turning to interior designers to create spaces that inspire children Wonder walls Lisa Nielsen has a theory about students ... an environment that engages children, they will learn. Hong Kong educational institutions are doing just that. At Spring Learning Centre in Wan Chai, which opened in March 2013, Joey Ho Design viewed ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Godfather proves a mixed blessing for director Coppola

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36pm by James Mottram

    ... (wine, cigars, hotels) helped push him towards financial solvency again. But his work began to slip, reaching a nadir with 1996's man-child tale Jack, starring Robin Williams. A director ... thereview@scmp.com The Godfather, April 26, 2pm, The Grand Cinema; and The Godfather: Part II, April 20, 2.30pm, HK Arts Centre, April 26, 7pm, The Grand Cinema, May 18, 7.30pm, HK Arts Centre. Part ...

  5. Lifestyle - Technology - EXISTENTIAL RISK

    Cambridge University study centre focuses on risks that could annihilate mankind

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 03:23am by Kate Whitehead

    ... films, but "existential risks" are real and deserve serious study, say the founders of a new centre at Cambridge University. Founded by a philosopher, a scientist and a software entrepreneur, the Cambridge Centre for the Study of Existential Risk (CSER) is dedicated to looking at the possible risks to human existence. "The main threats to sustained human existence now come ...

  6. News - Hong Kong

    Fear and loathing at the cinema: new films reflect modern tensions in Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 05:27am by Vivienne Chow

    ... co-productions partly funded by a mainland financier. Opening this month, Enthralled, the directorial debut of columnist Chip Tsao, touches on sensitive events such as the annual June 4 protests over ... by Felix Chong Man-keung, it centres on a property conspiracy involving the rights of indigenous inhabitants in the New Territories to build houses. The movies are a warning to society, says Pierre ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - REVIEWS

    Review: Bach Choir's St Matthew Passion

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 11:14am by ALEXIS ALRICH

    ... Alexis Alrich St Matthew Passion Hong Kong Philharmonic and Bach Choir (London) HK Cultural Centre Concert Hall Reviewed: April 18 If there are no atheists in foxholes, there aren't many at a Bach St Matthew Passion concert either, at least while the music is playing. This oratorio performance had such conviction it transcended its Lutheran setting and spoke ...

  8. News - Asia - GAMING

    Happy birthday Game Boy: Nintendo's trailblazing console turns 25

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 07:52pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... director at games research firm and magazine publisher Kadokawa Corporation in Tokyo. A quarter century later, the company's financial fortunes have suffered to a considerable extent. Nintendo ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Shenzhen is a starting point for bands trying to make it on the mainland

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 10:45am by Fiona Tam

    ... they face financial pressures. "We decided to do that because there's no way for audiences to appreciate true music with the noise of people playing dice or drinking games behind ...

  10. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches - STYLE CHECK JING ZHANG

    Luxury shoe brand Rene Caovilla set to sparkle in China

    Posted Apr 21st 2014, 09:54am by Jing Zhang

    ... Jing Zhang jing.zhang@scmp.com Rejuvenated Italian footwear brand set to sparkle in China It's quite a treat to discover brands in interesting places. Author Truman Capote once said that Venice was like eating an entire box of chocolate liqueurs in one go; and since visiting for the third time a few weeks ago, I feel he might be right. The ancient centre of romance, carnivals ...




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