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  1. Bank seeks associate with right attitude

    Posted Jan 27th 2007, 12:00am by Elizabeth Horscroft

    ... sponsors but rather rely on the project's future cash flows to repay their debt. KBC Bank, a Belgian bank with 50,000 staff globally, needs an associate for its global project finance to join the 70 employees in the Hong Kong office. This was not a nine-to-five job with very specific, mundane day-to-day duties, said Jackie Surtani, KBC's head of project finance for Asia-Pacific. ...

  2. Stakes raised in battle to keep sport clean

    Posted Apr 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... among the men. Consequently, the public has grown a healthy appetite for more professional and live sporting events, and the Hong Kong Football Association has responded with some groundbreaking ... For decades now, Hong Kong has been renowned for hosting the world-class Rugby Sevens tournament each year, and it also has an established reputation for blockbuster exhibition games. Top ...

  3. Hong Kong quartet aim to stay ahead of Asian rivals

    Posted Aug 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 'They've been in great form this year to reach the Olympics,' said Hong Kong Amateur Athletics Association senior vice-chairman Simon Yeung Sai-mo. 'But the real test comes [today] when ... Chan Kin-wa in London kinwa.chan@scmp.com They arrived as the fastest team from Asia and want to return home the same way. Hong Kong's 4x100 metres relay quartet- Tsui Chi-ho, Lai ...

  4. Alvin Sallay

    Posted Aug 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... not up to international standard. We heard the AGBT had tried to persuade the Hong Kong Tennis Association to make do with Victoria Park for the Asian Games. They believe that since the East ... The tennis association has plans to one day host a WTA/ATP event in Hong Kong. It will take money to get a licence but at least there is hope for Hong Kong to play host to a major international ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - HONG KONG

    Hong Kong ranks 14th in world for cost of living

    Posted Feb 04th 2013, 04:38pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Hong Kong moved up eight places from last year to become one of the top 20 most expensive cities in the world to live in, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit’s latest report . The EIU’s Worldwide Cost of Living 2013 survey ranked Hong Kong 14th on a global scale and 4th in Asia, behind Singapore and Japan’s Osaka and Tokyo – the latter having edged Zurich off the top spot ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - WORLD AFFAIRS

    Hong Kong thriving as Asia's hot spot for diplomacy

    Posted Jan 06th 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... as Asia's hot spot for diplomacy Growing diplomatic activity in Hong Kong has made it one of the most cosmopolitan centres in the world. Figures obtained by the Sunday Morning Post show that 12 ... the same period in a bid to boost their profile in China and the region. Hong Kong - which proclaims itself as Asia's world city - now hosts 122 consular offices, up from 95 at the handover. ...

  7. Artists say Unesco honour could help secure art's future in Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 25th 2009, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... of the Chinese Artists Association of Hong Kong, said. 'In future, the government must more actively seek a permanent home for Cantonese opera and increase the facilities to train new talent ... Mark O'Neill Unesco's recognition of Cantonese opera could play a critical role in securing its future in Hong Kong by persuading the government to build a permanent theatre ...

  8. Hong Kong brace for pain in Bahrain

    Posted Jan 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Hong Kong face the prospect of another defeat to add to their Interport Cup setback as a depleted team left yesterday for the 2011 Asian Cup qualifiers with little hope of beating Bahrain. Only 15 players, including two goalkeepers, were called up for tomorrow night's group A match at the National Stadium in Manama. Hong Kong have yet to open their account ...

  9. Threat of curbs on Thai rice sends jitters through Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung Thailand may move to slow rice exports in a bid to curb soaring domestic food prices, a move that could further push up rice prices in Hong Kong. Charin Hansuebsai, managing ... to US$1,009 per tonne, from US$920 last week. The figure has risen by 32 per cent since the end of February. Cheng Kam-wing, a rice importer and wholesaler in Hong Kong, said the import price of Thai ...

  10. Worrying wait for sporting bodies

    Posted Apr 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the company gave up its sponsorship of the Hong Kong Tennis Classic. It has happened in golf, rugby and cricket, too. Terry Smith, former president of the Hong Kong Cricket Association and longtime ... Alvin Sallay There is an air of torpidity hovering over Hong Kong right now. Nothing seems to be moving in the city, and it's not surprising as everyone seems to be waiting for July ...




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