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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: the grip of the grape

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 12:31am by Jason Wordie

    ... in three centuries), high-priced wine, along with gold, jade and other luxury goods, has become a popular investment vehicle and an inventive business "gift" that keeps on giving. But how ... illicit income, which makes a few bottles of high-priced glug a gift in more ways than one for the graft-prone. Unlike in antiques or works of art, for which some level of documented provenance ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Nov 08th 2014, 10:10pm by Mark Peters

    ... Gold, taken from the 2011 album “The Dreamer/ The Believer”, Common claims to be “writing my own scripts like I’m Tennessee Williams” … Towards the end of his life, the tormented Pulitzer ... Jolie, who as a US citizen cannot be addressed as dame, attended the presentation with husband Brad Pitt and their brood of six children. In 2010, Jolie took the “star in a reasonably priced car” ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: taking note

    Posted Dec 21st 2013, 10:44pm by Jason Wordie

    ... interest-bearing investments. Gold, silver and gemstones- all portable and concealable- have considerable appeal when paper confidence declines. Jade has always been desirable in Chinese societies, and recent sharp spikes in jade prices offer an insight into current asset bet-hedging. Massive exploitation of jade resources in Myanmar in recent years has led to increased demand in the mainland, ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: counter action

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm by Jason Wordie

    ... as a direct result of the increase in mainland visitors? Gold and watch shops, yuan/HK dollar exchange counters and luxury brand outlets in Causeway Bay and Tsim Sha Tsui are major – and obvious ... manufacturers, fed up with sky-high property prices, increasingly use small pharmacies for promotional purposes. Margins for both manufacturer and retailer can be increased, savings passed ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: Let them eat brunch!

    Posted Jun 14th 2014, 11:58pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... swept Peking during the dying days of the Qing dynasty, this is how the Empress Dowager Cixi- who liked to be served 150 courses per banquet and eat with gold chopsticks- would have wanted it. ... and is priced at HK$598 plus 10 per cent service charge per person, including free-flow champagne and drinks, or HK$398 plus 10 per cent for food without drinks. Children under 12 eat for free. ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Paul Kan Man-lok

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 10:59pm by Jo Baker

    ... I visit them, I go to the local flea markets, get to know the agents and put the word out about what I like. Apart from jade and jadeite- which have gone up so much now in price- I collect rare ... buy gold, new mines continue to be discovered; porcelain and paintings continue to be made; but agarwood is something people burn for incense and consume as medicine. Good-quality resin ...



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