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  1. Rising energy costs mean firms are going green

    Posted Oct 14th 2006, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... and supplying in-house energy specialists. From a technical perspective, the job requires a very broad knowledge of systems and their inter-relationships. Keeping up to date with current technology ...

  2. Up where you belong

    Posted Sep 13th 2006, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... are renowned for selling at headline-grabbing prices, including at one time the record for the most paid for a single house, when it sold for US$70 million. The sale of Genesis in 1996 came ... popular. He says high demand for properties nearly always outstrips supply. 'Compared with other locations such as Deep Water Bay, The Peak offers a relatively limited supply ...

  3. Bookshelf

    Posted Mar 29th 2008, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... Chris Davis What the movers and shakers are reading Tracy Doolittle, HSBC head of market development, trade and supply chain I love to read and nearly always take something away I can use ... On a lighter note, I have just finished Tai-Pan by James Clavell and have started Noble House. It may not be historically accurate, but it does contain lots of interesting insights about Hong Kong. ...

  4. City lays out welcome mat

    Posted Mar 11th 2006, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... and this was likely to remain the case for the next five years. There was a limited supply of such talent in Macau, so most of the enclave's supervisory and managerial staff, especially those in the food ... of Hong Kong's hotel market. China's economic expansion was also benefiting Hong Kong's hotels, as the city needed more rooms to house a growing number of visitors from ...

  5. Demand for quality office space runs hot

    Posted Nov 08th 2006, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... of solid economic growth, Swire Properties expects rents of these offices to continue to rise. But the rate of growth will slow. The company said that limited supply in the office market had ... the share of banking, finance and professional services tenants at Three Pacific Place to more than 60 per cent of building occupancy. 'The supply of grade-A office space in prime areas ...

  6. Art of giving a lift to business perfected over three decades

    Posted Dec 08th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... and escalators in Hong Kong, Macau and Singapore. More than 10,000 sets of lifts and escalators have been supplied and fitted in commercial, industrial and residential developments in the three cities. ... Chow particular satisfaction are the company's participation in the government's housing schemes and developing the company's environmental and technology services. Chevalier ...

  7. It's not all glamour...

    Posted Dec 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... as peripheral. Now the core business is seen as the supply of goods to customers which has seen a rise in the importance of design, marketing and distribution,' Dr Zhang said. Hong Kong designers ... supply chain relationships and distribution have become increasingly important, creating new opportunities,' he said. Globalisation of the industry has also opened up opportunities for those ...

  8. Quality service from caring staff keeps guests happy

    Posted Jan 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... years, the industry's most immediate concern was manpower and talent supply, he said. 'Our experience in recruiting for our industry over the past year or so has been less than ... It is widely acknowledged that guest service, a common thread in all hospitality training programmes, holds the key to customer loyalty. Hotels that cut back on in-house training following the Sars ...

  9. A ripening market

    Posted Sep 02nd 2006, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... appreciation audience. The wine happened to be the same unfiltered Newton merlot served to President Hu Jintao at the White House during his recent visit to the United States. Dr Newton, a co-owner ... to date with supply and demand and international drinking trends. Mr Lim advised those looking to make a career in the wine industry to gain as much wine experience as possible. This includes ...

  10. Make it exciting

    Posted Nov 05th 2005, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... and design as the household products market, with goods that range from the stylish to the practical. Hong Kong manufacturers supply high-end, high-value products and millions of simple everyday ... its competitive edge. Topchoice, which brings to the market every year about 100 new dinnerware, coffee ware, glassware, flatware and hotel ware designs, relies heavily on its in-house team ...




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