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  1. Comment - Blogs - MEDIA

    Warwick Reid's legal hobby draws attention 'for all the wrong reasons'

    Posted Feb 18th 2013, 04:10pm by Hong Kong Around the World

    ... I hope. Reid Legal is a little hobby thing that has got the attention of the international press for all the wrong reasons." Reid’s new work has triggered outcry from Hong Kong’s legal ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHAT THE MAINLAND MEDIA SAY

    Ni Fake's downfall plays out in a moral maze in Chinese media

    Posted Jan 12th 2014, 03:43am by STEPHEN CHEN

    ... "crane generals". Victory went to the other side. The People's Daily said officials should be wary of hobbies or pursuits that spiral out of control. Nearly all corrupt officials ... too far and revealed his hobby to others, giving a green light to would-be bribers. Government leaders with similar hobbies should heed Ni's fate as a warning and "rein in the horse ...

  3. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    A nice idea Mr Yam, but it will be a long time before it can fly

    Posted Feb 19th 2014, 01:27am by Tom Holland

    ... for Beijing to allow free capital flows just yet. For the time being, at least, his latest hobby horse will remain a non-starter. tom.holland@scmp.com ...

  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHO SAID IT?

    Who said it?

    Posted Jul 13th 2013, 12:00am

    ... Who said it? Commerce will only be a hobby Jack Ma on his future after stepping down as Alibaba's CEO   We reckoned a normal animal … wouldn't have the wow factor of a goat Rena Kawaguchi on her Tokyo 'goat café'   We've shown we have some fight and we're not going to lie down and die Glenn McGrath on Australia's new cricket sensation Ashton Agar  ...

  5. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, February 21, 2014

    Posted Feb 21st 2014, 03:57am by LETTERS

    ... Therefore, not all people have the opportunity to study. Lastly, many children study hard for good academic results and a place at university, with no time for fun and hobbies. They only know how ...

  6. Business - Money

    Where China’s rich choose to go

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 09:41am by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... trips, one day more than last year. Collecting expensive watches, for years their favourite hobby, has for the first time been overtaken by accumulating Chinese ink paintings, which takes them ...

  7. Business - Money

    China art auctions – a great money laundry

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 09:19am by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... and taste. More importantly, they were portable. “Jades and paintings offer investment value and easy storage,” Ni explained. “Insiders know you have such a hobby. Outsiders don’t know how much ... journal, commented: “senior officials letting such hobbies be known is as good as soliciting bribes publicly,” it claimed. “Ni Fake’s case is a stern warning for these officials.” China Business ...

  8. Comment - Blogs

    Weibo: China's internet old guard makes way for the new

    Posted Oct 14th 2013, 03:44pm by Doug Young

    ... more like hobbies than the businesses each has become famous for leading. Perhaps not surprisingly, these three executives are all in states of transition, as each prepares to hand over ...

  9. Comment - Sport - SOCCER

    Price tag for success for Hong Kong soccer is HK$100m per year

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 10:44pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... a high-performance culture, or fulfil our other plans, and we will simply fall further and further behind other countries." The Englishman, who climbs mountains as a hobby, is used to facing tough ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong must kick its bad habit of overconsumption

    Posted Sep 07th 2013, 12:00am by CW CHEUNG, ALLEN TO

    ... … the list is endless. Shopping is the No 1 hobby for many and it's a major pillar of our economy - one need look no further than Causeway Bay on a Friday night to see the evidence. What is less ...




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