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  1. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Occupy has shown us a car-free Central

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 04:18am by Howard Winn

    ... a private party for Lam and his chums. If you don't want to use English then just say the event is Cantonese-only.   Andy Mantel's appeal Andy Mantel, the founder and chief executive ... to charges of issuing advertisements to promote a collective investment scheme without the authorisation of the SFC. Pacific Sun and Mantel were acquitted at a hearing in March last year after ...

  2. Business - Commodities - INVESTMENT

    China oil giants' overseas buying spree loses steam

    Posted Oct 13th 2014, 04:13am by Eric Ng

    ... require approval. Herbert Smith Freehills partner, Hilary Lau, said the new rules would facilitate deal flows, especially for small and medium-sized enterprises, but judgment on the sensitivity ...

  3. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Can we believe the Security Bureau on Occupy Central?

    Posted Jun 13th 2014, 05:57am by Howard Winn

    ... attempts the Securities and Futures Commission had finally nailed Andrew Mantel, the founder and chief executive of Pacific Sun Advisors. After our report that both Mantel and his company earlier ... Sun and Mantel were acquitted at a hearing in March last year after arguing that the advertisements fell within an exemption that applied to sales limited to professional investors. ...

  4. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    The SFC finally gets its man- third time lucky

    Posted Jun 12th 2014, 12:39am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn We see that the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has finally nailed Andrew Mantel, chief executive of Pacific Sun Advisors, on its third attempt. Pacific Sun and Mantel ... HK$20,000 and Mantel was sentenced to four weeks' imprisonment, suspended for 12 months. They were also charged with advertising the fund via unauthorised e-mails. Pacific Sun and Mantel were ...

  5. Business - LAI SEE

    Entertaining insights into China's state capitalism

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 05:20am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn Some years ago Tim Clissold wrote an entertaining tale entitled Mr China. The book describes a series of investment exploits he was involved in, to bring Western capitalist know-how to China, in the belief that this would bring China into the modern world. The book is a series of case studies of investment projects, which are often hilarious in their outcomes while ...

  6. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Some Swiss watches have Chinese characteristics

    Posted Sep 08th 2012, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... the most- is branded quartz watches. "It's just a case with a simple mechanism." Third time lucky for SFC? We wrote yesterday about Andrew Mantel, chief executive of Pacific Sun ... approved. Mantel has written to say that the SFC has tried to deprive him of his licence twice before, only to have it reinstated on both occasions on appeal. We see from newspaper cuttings ...

  7. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    Sochi Games brings back memories, but let's move on

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 04:31am by George Chen

    ... of hilarious stories at the time as well as a few bad jokes about the Beijing Games. But just six years on, China is the most talked about topic for global business, and for politics, too. Here are two ...

  8. Business - Money - IRELAND

    Ireland goes the extra mile for Chinese visitors

    Posted Feb 04th 2014, 03:56pm by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... well, after HSBC switched to these UnionPay cards last year. How hilarious that those smart chaps at Brown Thomas have been cute enough to clean up with mainland shoppers- by installing ...

  9. Business - Money

    Truant school kids jet off to the sun- with their own credit cards

    Posted Jan 26th 2014, 04:30pm by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... on Facebook. But they still managed to be missing from January 13 to 20. Edward Bunyan and Indira Gainiyeva, aged 16, no doubt think it’s all hilarious and will smirk, roll their eyes and say ...

  10. Business - Money

    Whoopee cushions and White Elephant parties are back

    Posted Dec 22nd 2013, 12:19pm by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... as they politely prepared to sit down at the lunch table. Incredibly childish, looking back. But hilarious at the time. Now all that silly stuff is back. In Bookazine yesterday I spotted a corner ...




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