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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Lessons learned bode well for Asian business

    Posted Dec 24th 2012, 12:00am by HSBC

    ... in the chain. HSBC has noticed much keener demand for banking solutions that promote connectivity between companies, between countries and between regions. The preference for connectivity has been ... Our research indicates that 17 of the world's 30 largest economies in 2050 will be what are now emerging markets, and the International Monetary Fund predicts that more than 60 per cent ...

  2. Sport - Rugby

    Coming to a game near you: IRB joins IOC’s fight against match-fixing

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 06:42pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... be taken to safeguard rugby. It would be only too easy for a sevens game to be fixed and it is understood the final two legs of the IRB Sevens World Series last season, in Scotland and London, were ... it’s the world’s most popular game. Thankfully rugby has remained unaffected... so far. “Match fixing and corruption is one of the biggest threats to all sports and while there is no history ...

  3. Sport - Rugby

    Video: Glasgow Sevens highlights

    Posted May 09th 2014, 01:34pm

    ... SCMP Staff Watch highlights from the 2014 Glasgow Sevens, which took place last weekend (May 3-4) with New Zealand beating Canada 54-7 in the Cup final. Included in the IRB video packages is action from both days of the penultimate tournament on the HSBC Sevens World Series, plus a selection of the event’s seven best tries. Glasgow Sevens day one highlights Seven of the best Glasgow ...

  4. Sport - Rugby

    South Africa out to reach fifth straight World Series final in Tokyo

    Posted Mar 21st 2014, 10:09pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo 'BlitzBokke' seek fifth straight Sevens final South Africa will try to reach their fifth straight HSBC Sevens World Series final and inch ahead of reigning series champions New Zealand when they defend their Tokyo crown this weekend. With four tournaments left, including next week's Hong Kong Sevens, it could hardly be tighter at the top ...

  5. Sport - Rugby

    New Zealand have sevens title in grasp after Glasgow success

    Posted May 05th 2014, 12:01pm

    ... Agence France-Presse in Glasgow New Zealand were on the brink of winning their 12th IRB Sevens World Series title in 15 years after beating surprise finalists Canada 54-7 in the climax of the Glasgow tournament on Sunday. Victory saw New Zealand, winning their fourth Cup title of the 2013-14 series, race 19 points ahead of second-placed South Africa heading into this weekend’s ...

  6. Sport - Rugby

    HSBC pulls sponsorship from Asian Five Nations and Asian Sevens Series

    Posted Apr 27th 2014, 01:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... the past few years." It is believed uncertainty over HSBC's involvement with the IRB Sevens World Series played a part in the bank pulling out of Asia. Next year will be the bank's ... Nations and Asian Sevens Series – forcing the Asian Rugby Football Union (ARFU) to downsize the top-flight A5N division from next year.   ARFU president Trevor Gregory admits that HSBC ...

  7. Sport - Rugby

    Video: Tokyo Sevens

    Posted Mar 24th 2014, 09:19am

    ... SCMP Staff Watch highlights from both days of the Tokyo Sevens, which wrapped up on Sunday with hosts Fiji beating defending champions South Africa in the dying seconds. The 33-26 Cup final victory was Fiji’s second of the HSBC Sevens World Series season, matching the two tournament wins of both South Africa and New Zealand. A fifth-straight final appearance moved ...

  8. Sport - Rugby

    ‘Magnificent’ New Zealand cement status as Olympic favourites

    Posted May 12th 2014, 09:56am

    ... Reuters and Agence France-Presse in London Kiwis put icing on World Series cake with spectacular London Sevens final comeback New Zealand rugby chief Steve Tew has hailed the achievement of the All Blacks sevens side in winning a fourth successive world series crown at the weekend to solidify their status as gold medal favourites at the 2016 Olympics. The team has a proud record ...

  9. Sport - Rugby

    Hong Kong could host final leg of 2016 World Series, says IRB official

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 12:20am by Alvin Sallay

    ... will be considered to become the climactic final leg of the HSBC Sevens World Series in 2016, top sevens official Avan Lee said as all stakeholders and the International Rugby Board were to meet in the city ... unions meet tomorrow," said Lee, IRB Sevens general manager. "If we do go down this track, we will be looking at starting the Sevens World Series earlier in the summer in the UK," ...




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