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  1. Mainland taste for the expensive grows

    Posted May 20th 2005, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... and want personalised service. We have two kinds: regulars, very wealthy, who come here to buy often, do not care about the price and want the most fashionable items. The others are white-collar ... prices are about 30 per cent cheaper than on the mainland and there is a wider selection. Mainland stores serve then as a place to buy and an advertising window to spread awareness of the brand ...

  2. In brief

    Posted May 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... residential project in Sai Ying Pun, according to the Urban Renewal Authority. Total investment in the project is estimated at $2 billion. Midland Realty projects selling prices of completed units ...

  3. Pole position

    Posted Sep 14th 2005, 12:00am by Nick Walker

    ... deutschmarks, then with their euros. It's not hard to see why. Prices are lower across the border, the spa facilities are now world class and Swinoujscie's long white beach is one ...

  4. China must loosen its grip on power

    Posted Oct 06th 2004, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... on mining firms' pricing power and the transportation networks they rely on have given birth to a dysfunctional industry whose interests are routinely sacrificed. Inefficiencies ... insufficient price deregulation has contributed to falling capital investment. After losing money for five years, the coal sector finally broke even in 2002 and achieved a modest return on equity ...

  5. War game misses its finest hour

    Posted Jan 31st 2005, 12:00am by Rob Mountfort

    ... ROB MOUNTFORT Product: Activision's Call of Duty; Finest Hour Price: $199 Pros: Historically accurate weapons and easy-to-learn controls Cons: Long stretches between events Let's face it: there are a large number of second world war games on the market and many of these are first-person shooters, where a player's point of view is looking down the sights ...

  6. Do the shuffle

    Posted Jan 31st 2005, 12:00am by Danyll Wills

    ... DANYLL WILLS Product: Apple Computer's iPod Shuffle Price: $780 (512 MB version) $1,170 (1GB version) Pros: Brilliant design, geared for Macintosh and Windows users Cons: No display. Well, nothing is perfect Apple Computer continues to surprise. After radically changing the way people enjoy music by introducing its iPod MP3 player a few years ago, the company has again moved ...

  7. Let the battle commence

    Posted Jan 31st 2005, 12:00am by Margaret Chan

    ... MARGARET CHAN Product: Activision's Rome: Total War Price: $270 Pros: Groundbreaking technology offers the most epic, cinematic battles seen in a video game Cons: The strategy map is disabled when in multiplayer mode and naval battles are excluded from play Activision's Rome: Total War is the third and latest edition of the critically acclaimed and best-selling strategy ...

  8. Prime time for growth

    Posted Apr 01st 2006, 12:00am by Mark Regan

    ... to Haily Leung, senior vice-president of HKBN Digital TV, the company is not targeting premium content such as sports because engaging in a price war would drive up subscription costs. ...

  9. Mainland to limit control of foreign retailers

    Posted Dec 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... stores. Sale of commercial land through public auctions will push up prices and increase competition for sites. Resettlement compensation for existing land occupiers will increase and relocating ... in Chongqing is below a school. On November 26, Kingfisher announced it had acquired five leasehold hypermarket stores from PriceSmart, a privately owned mainland firm, for GBP6.95 million. The five ...

  10. Netcom pays 36b yuan for networks

    Posted Sep 13th 2005, 12:00am by Georgina Lee

    ... billion yuan price was reasonable. On 3G, the firm's management did not echo the confidence of China Telecom Corp chairman Wang Xiaochu, who has said his firm would secure a 3G licence amid ...




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