• Thursday
  • October 23, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:45am
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 17787 for last tycoon

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Moore hopes French fancy Chinchon doesn't come back to haunt him

    Posted Apr 25th 2009, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... most. French visitor Chinchon is the horse in question and it's no coincidence he's by the same sire as Viva Pataca, the very successful Last Tycoon stallion Marju. 'My agents ... odds-on favourite Viva Pataca in the 2008 QE II but had to answer to the brilliance of Mike de Kock's Archipenko. 'The form of Chinchon is quite similar to that of Balius last ...

  2. Late tycoon's grandson to stand trial

    Posted Oct 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... yesterday. Gareth Wong Ka-lau, 34, is charged with theft and assault. His trial was scheduled to begin on March 1 and last for three days. The offences are alleged to have taken place between 2002 and last year. ...

  3. Budding tycoon sets sights on big league Mainland goals in Yeung's bid for Birmingham

    Posted Oct 05th 2009, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... Neil Gough and Ben Kwok Ten years ago, Carson Yeung Ka-shing was a struggling Kowloon hairstylist fending off lawsuits from credit card companies. But as he arrived last week to meet ... for Birmingham City, Yeung emerged last year as a white knight investor in ailing SMI Publishing Group. SMI, which publishes the Chinese-language Sing Pao Daily News, was having trouble paying rent ...

  4. Tycoon and Tony Chan 'wanted to have a baby'

    Posted May 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong and Peter Brieger Late tycoon Nina Wang Kung Yu-sum wanted to have a baby with fung shui master Tony Chan Chun-chuen, with whom she had been in love for the last 15 years ... for the last 15 years of her life'. Mr Mill said that at Wang's request there had been a three-year period during her decade-long and ultimately successful battle with her father-in-law, Wang ...

  5. Evergrande IPO attracts tycoons

    Posted Oct 20th 2009, 12:00am by Amanda Lee

    ... Amanda Lee Evergrande Real Estate Group hopes to raise HK$6 billion following a deep price discount and help from the city's most prominent tycoons - Li Ka-shing, Cheng Yu-tung and Joseph Lau Luen-hung - after the mainland developer failed to tap the Hong Kong equity market last year. Guangzhou-based Evergrande is now priced at only five to 6.5 times forecast earnings, ...

  6. Tycoon Joseph Lau discloses joint US$200m stake in PCCW

    Posted Mar 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Frederick Yeung Tycoon Joseph Lau Luen-hung yesterday revealed he and 'friends' had bought a US$200 million stake in PCCW, but that he was not the subject of a vote-rigging ... in November, when a sweetened offer was announced in December, and when the deal was approved at a controversial meeting of shareholders last month. However, he did not reveal the identity of his ...

  7. HK tycoons dropping down the rich league

    Posted Mar 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong Li Ka-shing continued his slide down the ranks of the world's billionaires this year, falling five places to 16th, but fellow tycoon Stanley Ho Hung-sun positively plummeted 588 places down Forbes magazine's annual list, to joint last. Five Hong Kong residents left the ranks of the billionaires altogether, leaving the city with just 21- the same number ...

  8. Tycoon's detention casts cloud over future of airline

    Posted Dec 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... offering any more details. Li Zeyuan's detention came as a surprise to the airline's employees and people in the mainland's aviation industry. His last public appearance ... Li's detention could place the future of Shenzhen Airlines, the fifth-biggest carrier, in doubt, analysts said. It posted a net loss last year in the aftermath of the economic crisis. Analysts ...

  9. 'Gambling king' took fallen tycoon aboard to bet

    Posted Jun 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporters The casino ship Neptune is closely linked with Lin Chiu, the 'gambling king of the high seas' arrested last year over a corruption scandal involving the head ... invited Wong and mainland officials to gamble aboard the Neptune and helped the tycoon launder money. Wong was arrested in November for stock manipulation. Lin Chiu was arrested a month later. ...

  10. Detained tycoon remains on list of mainland's 100 wealthiest

    Posted Aug 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... He Huifeng He may be under detention for involvement in a scandal that sucked in some of Guangdong's most senior officials, but tycoon Wong Kwong-yu will again be named among the mainland's richest 100 people by the Hurun Report. The founder of Hong Kong-listed appliances chain Gome was ranked China's richest man last year by Hurun- which has monitored ...




SCMP.com Account