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  1. Wine's best kept secret emerges from its slumber

    Posted Jun 10th 2009, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... place and Niepoort Douro Vertente 2005 at 98th place. Only France, the United States, Italy, Spain and Australia had more wines on the list. Portugal is the world's 10th largest producer ... There are some fantastic Portuguese wines out there, and they are 40 to 50 per cent cheaper than wines of comparable quality from Italy or France.' Mr Pennaneach agreed that Portuguese wines have ...

  2. Local frame makers move with the times

    Posted Nov 05th 2003, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... and distribution. The company has ploughed its earnings into advanced equipment and machinery from Germany and Italy in recent years. 'As a result, we were able to improve our quality, producing ... on the mainland for years but have continued to source high-end products from Italy. 'Because the euro is so high, a growing number of US companies are shifting their production to China,' Mr ...

  3. Study tours prove popular

    Posted Apr 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... from host companies.' The tours last about two weeks. Recent destinations have included China, France, Germany, Italy and Switzerland. BMW, Munich Reinsurance, IBM, Swatch, Novartis, ... in northern Italy. Another benefit is the chance to network. 'You can learn a lot about different kinds of people, different kinds of business, and different cultures,' Ms Owen said. ...

  4. Strong support gives heart as players make up for lost time

    Posted Sep 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... offering trade services and publishing houses. Besides the individual exhibitors, Hong Kong, the mainland, France, Germany, India, Italy, South Korea, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Switzerland, ... of the United Arab Emirates, Laura Biagiotti of Italy and Askania of Germany. A host of activities is planned. A panel of experts from industry, government and academia will share insights at the Asian ...

  5. Steps to more transparency

    Posted Jan 14th 2006, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... economists expect the country's economy will have leapfrogged that of Italy and France to fourth place behind the United States, Japan and Germany. The mainland could surpass the US ...

  6. Graduates thank their classmates for an inspiring study experience

    Posted Sep 13th 2003, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... The graduating class of the Kellogg-HKUST Executive MBA (EMBA) programme this year is a diverse group, with fewer than a quarter of the graduates born in Hong Kong. Nearly one in five hail from the mainland, while 18 percent come from the the United States and Britain. Taiwan, India, Malaysia, Australia, Canada, Germany, Italy, Japan, South Korea, the Philippines and Switzerland ...

  7. Learning beyond the curriculum

    Posted Aug 13th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... and the White House. But corporate scandals are not limited to the United States. They have also shaken the likes of Brazil, China and Italy- and those are just the ones you have read about. It makes ...

  8. Trendy trade fair expands to cater for global players

    Posted Apr 21st 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... represented for the first time. Turkey is mounting its first group pavilion. Other countries hosting group pavilions include the mainland. Australia, Germany, India, Indonesia, Italy, Korea, Malaysia, ...

  9. How luck and two ladies saved a fine enterprise

    Posted Nov 28th 2004, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... expensive items. Meanwhile, engraver Walter Peri has been flown in temporarily from Italy in a bid to stimulate interest. The firm is also working with Invest Hong Kong, which has been helpful, ...

  10. Gravitating to HK gets students into thick of the action

    Posted Dec 10th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... University launched a full-time programme at the beginning of the current academic year. Mainland students accounted for 63 per cent of enrolment, students from France and Italy 24 per cent, ...




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