• Monday
  • April 21, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:03pm
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 6370 for life

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Let's skip lunch...

    Posted Nov 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Rong Xiaoqing, New York Who says there is no such thing as a free lunch? In New York City, it is easy to live on free food every day- if you do not mind diving into the skips (known here as dumpsters). That is what a growing number of mainly middle class ...

  2. Commissioner warns of risks of 'investment-linked' insurance products

    Posted Oct 28th 2004, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... on Thursday. Mr Yuen said that due to low bank interest rates on savings accounts, many traditional life insurance companies were promoting 'investment-linked' insurance products. 'The ... the life protection needed by the clients,' he added. New business premiums from 'investment-linked' products jumped by 200 per cent in the first half of this year. Mr Yuen warned ...

  3. New products

    Posted Mar 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... HSBC has launched an investment that works like a combined life insurance policy and a guaranteed fund with upside potential. Holders of LifeBond Plus are required to make a one-time ... Seng China Enterprises. Upon maturity of the eight-year policy, customers will receive 100 per cent of their invested capital, plus a guaranteed return of 8 per cent. 'LifeBond Plus ...

  4. Grim photos spark debate

    Posted Jan 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... insulating them from all portrayals of the miseries of life. What do you think about these two photographs? Have they upset you? Do you think they suitably illustrate the two disasters? C K Lau ...

  5. Bubble Bath

    Posted Oct 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... With the cool winter nights approaching, there is no better way to get warm than chilling out in a hot bath. To get the most out of your bath, add something special. Lush, French Kiss Bubble Bar ($55) This lavender bath bomb is a special treat that is cru ...

  6. City Briefs

    Posted Oct 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Overworked drivers a threat to road safety The long shifts worked by many professional drivers could affect road safety, the Federation of Hong Kong Transport Worker Organisations warned yesterday. More than half the drivers work more than 10 hours a day, ...

  7. In hot water

    Posted Aug 21st 2004, 12:00am by Mutsuko Murakami

    ... Mutsuko Murakami Japanese just love their hot spas. But with many heading off to these onsen (myself included) for a summer break, a scandal has bubbled up which threatens to spoil people's enjoyment. It first erupted a few weeks ago at the Shirahone ...

  8. Soul searcher

    Posted Apr 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Karen Angel

    ... loft. But unlike Brahm, Lung says he doesn't think the driving force is a reaction against materialism. He says China's booming economy has made life easier for many artists, and now ...

  9. China Life misused funds to build tower

    Posted Dec 31st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bei Hu Auditor uncovers 5.4 billion yuan in irregularities at China's largest insurer China's largest life insurer misused 750 million yuan to build a Beijing office tower before its initial public offering last year, mainland legislators were told this week. The abuse was among a series of irregularities the National Audit Office found at China Life Insurance Co ...

  10. Life lessons

    Posted Dec 29th 2004, 12:00am by Sherry Lee

    ... values of life and family, to be broadcast as the second episode of his new Cable TV's series Right Wind Forum on life education. Wong's activities are part of a new project to promote life education in Hong Kong as a facet of his self-funded, non-profit-making Restoration Centre in Cheung Sha Wan. Formed in 2000 by Wong and his younger brother (university social work ...




SCMP.com Account