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  1. Comment - Blogs

    One third of Chinese travellers admit stealing hotel furniture

    Posted Oct 17th 2013, 10:46am by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... and magazines, but mainland Chinese guests take it a step further, often removing furniture, such as lamps, clocks and even the pictures off the walls, according to a survey by hotel booking site ... almost anything not nailed down frequently walks out with guests, even furniture and art work.  What do you pay for? So what, precisely, is included in the room price and what remains hotel ...

  2. Property - Hong Kong & China - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Does HK$1.38m per sq ft make sense for a shop in Causeway Bay?

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 11:53am by Yvonne Liu

    ... gain in February last year. Electrical goods and photographic equipment, motor vehicles and furniture- all high-priced goods- were the three product categories in which sales fell in January, ...

  3. Comment - Blogs

    All quiet at Gresham's auction house in Hong Kong, a year after its debut

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 09:50am by Chris Oliver

    ... In a departure from the high-end auction market dominated by groups such as Christie’s and Sotheby’s, Gresham’s was targeted towards the “middle market” buyer in search of art, furniture and other ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Public support for plans to tackle waste must be earned

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 06:50pm by EDWIN LAU

    ... there aren't enough facilities to dispose of recyclables. The government should also impose a landfill ban on certain types of low-value recyclables, for example, used furniture, to divert them ...

  5. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, February 20, 2014

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 04:39am by LETTERS

    ... abandoned furniture and domestic waste. From my point of view, a garbage tax is not the solution to Hong Kong's waste problem. The tax does not deal with the root of the problem. The government ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    In the global economy, 'Made in the USA' still makes the grade

    Posted Jan 23rd 2014, 03:18am by Amy Wu

    ... of America's textile and furniture manufacturing has long since shifted to China, Vietnam and Cambodia. But look beyond this one-sided view of economic possibilities and you'll find Jelly Belly, ...

  7. Business - Money

    Moving house- Lantau style

    Posted Nov 14th 2013, 10:16am by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... Wan, I was told. Did they speak Emglish? No, but there was a system, you ring their sisters and they relay the message. I wanted some furniture shifted. It was a Sunday and I expected it to happen in a few days, so I was amazed when 10 minutes later a truck pulled up outside, four guys raced into my house, grabbed the furniture, carried it aloft to the truck and sped off in less ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - TALKING POINTS

    Talking points

    Posted Dec 24th 2013, 04:22am by STAFF

    ... such as furniture or washing machines- in the US will be scrutinised by analysts to see whether the recovery of the world's largest economy, which posted its fastest growth for two years in the third ...

  9. Comment - Blogs

    Designs on life: Craftmanship is key this month

    Posted Nov 12th 2013, 03:06pm by Jacqueline Tsang

    ... in the jewellery industry. Meanwhile, Kartell’s Claudio Luti proves that rare materials are not a prerequisite of good design. The brand, best known for its avant-garde plastic furniture, has shown ...

  10. Business - Money

    Peeing in the garden: the joys of Lantau renovation

    Posted Nov 14th 2013, 02:40pm by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... and bright blue bathroom furniture, complete with crazy rope designs on the tiles. Hard to believe, but some of it had acquired a certain appeal with the passage of time. The tiles could have stayed, ...




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