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  1. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    The HKTA is in talks to bring pro tennis back to Hong Kong in 2014

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... buyWTA event The Hong Kong Tennis Association is negotiating to bring a women's professional tournament to Victoria Park in September 2014, with financial backing from the government. ... are still negotiating on behalf of the Hong Kong Tennis Association for the purchase of the event from the owner and the contract has not yet been concluded," Liang said. "Even if we ...

  2. News - Hong Kong

    Boy’s graffiti in Egypt leaves Chinese cringing

    Posted May 30th 2013, 03:14am by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

    ... and elsewhere in Asia are full of stories of outrageous Chinese conduct. In Hong Kong, a child was allowed to defecate in a subway car. In Paris, wealthy Chinese drive salesclerks in luxury boutiques ...

  3. Sport - Hong Kong - LEFT FIELD ALVIN SALLAY

    Why Hong Kong Tennis Open must build on a good start

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 09:02pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... changeovers, fans are kept "entertained" a la the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens. Welcome to the "new generation" of tennis, which is how tournament director Kenneth Low describes the Hong ... held. A buzz has returned to Victoria Park. It has been great to see the fans flock to centre court as Hong Kong tennis takes a first ambitious step back to the glory days when we were spoilt ...

  4. Sport - Hong Kong

    China's Zhang joins Hong Kong Open line-up

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 12:25am

    ... of the world’s top female tennis players have confirmed coming for the tournament,” said Herbert Chow Siu-lung, president of the Hong Kong Tennis Association. The line-up also includes former French Open ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com China No 2 Zhang Shuai has joined a promising line-up for the inaugural Prudential Hong Kong Tennis Open next month. World No 30 Zhang and Slovakian Dan ...

  5. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    Hong Kong key target for 'instant-action' franchise based on cricket's Indian Premier League

    Posted Jun 07th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... for novel 'instant-action' franchise Hong Kong will play a "prominent" role in the new International Premier Tennis League, says former Indian doubles specialist Mahesh Bhupathi, ... in Hong Kong and I'm confident we can have a team based there MAHESH BHUPATHI "Hong Kong is a priority for us. We want to base a franchise in this city which has a tennis culture ...

  6. Sport - Hong Kong - TENNIS

    New tennis stadium on the cards, says senior official

    Posted Sep 13th 2014, 01:06am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Open. It is good to hear the government is looking at building a new tennis facility. Hong Kong needs one badly Herbert Chow Siu-lung The initiative was welcomed by Hong Kong Tennis Association ... on the cards, says official A new purpose-built tennis stadium that can seat 6,000 spectators- and avoid rain delays like at yesterday's quarter-finals at the Prudential Hong Kong Open- ...

  7. News - Hong Kong

    Cathay attendants threaten no smiles, meals or alcohol on flights

    Posted Dec 13th 2012, 04:31pm by Associated Press

    ... Flight attendants at Hong Kong airline Cathay Pacific Airways are threatening to withhold food, alcohol and even smiles from passengers during the Christmas holidays over a pay dispute, ... took out ads in Hong Kong newspapers last Thursday saying it’s waiting to hear back from the union on an invitation to hold further talks. “We fully understand how important ...

  8. News - Hong Kong

    Judge halts convention center project after lawsuit accuses developer of bilking Chinese investors

    Posted Feb 14th 2013, 09:59am by THE ASSOCIATED PRESS

    ... $2.5 million from investors into a personal bank account in Hong Kong. Sethi envisioned the convention center on land where his family’s struggling, run-down hotel once stood on West Higgins ... allegedly used $35,000 of investor money deposited in a Hong Kong bank account to pay settlement costs related to a separate federal lawsuit filed in 2011 by the Wyndham hotel chain for breach ...

  9. Sport - Hong Kong - LEFT FIELD

    Start of something big for Hong Kong tennis

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Tennis Association to buy an event sanctioned by the Women's Tennis Association. On March 10, Hong Kong will officially own a WTA tier-three international tournament- one of 29 around ... governing body is back in charge. While Hong Kong fans have to be grateful to the Tennis Patrons Association and other private parties for bankrolling the stars over the past decade, ...

  10. Sport - Tennis - TENNIS

    Kei Nishikori wants to take over from Li Na as Asia's new tennis role model

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 06:30am by Kevin Kung

    ... swelling and pain, my body is begging me to stop the pounding." The Chinese Tennis Association said it respected her decision and wished her the best. "We also thank Li Na ... "My run to the US Open final can make them believe they can do it," said Nishikori, who was in Hong Kong yesterday before heading to Kuala Lumpur for the Malaysian Open, followed ...




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