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  1. British medallists to be feted with grand victory parade

    Posted Aug 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay The party isn't over yet, but London is already preparing to have an open-topped bus victory parade to salute its Team Great Britain heroes. The date planned is September 10, after the Paralympics are also done and dusted. Organisers believe this will be the mother of all parades London has seen. It will travel down the Mall to Buckingham Palace, ...

  2. Tang praises HK's events preparation

    Posted Sep 07th 2008, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun Hong Kong Chief Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen complimented the city's preparation for the equestrian events and shared his thoughts about the Paralympic spirit yesterday ... are ready. Thousands of frontline staff, including 600 volunteers, are all thrilled to welcome the first [Paralympic] competition, to be held tomorrow morning,' he said on RTHK's Letter ...

  3. Central, Kowloon trump London, Paris for retail rent

    Posted Jul 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... generating heated competition and outsized rental growth. Rounding out the remaining places in the top five were Old Bond Street in London, where retail rents were up 11.1 per cent to US$1,601, ...

  4. West End project sets standard

    Posted Apr 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Luxurious, spacious and convenient- who says you can't have it all? A new residential development, Ninety 9 Baker Street in London, offers buyers all that and more. 'It ... by Hamptons International and Strutt & Parker, the complex sets a new benchmark for prime central London apartments. The West End development is just a stone's throw away from Baker Street ...

  5. Seats up for grabs on charity drive to London

    Posted Apr 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... they will step out on to the streets of London one month later after driving 25,000km through some of the most remote parts of Asia - all in the name of fun and charity. And, for those without summer ... for four years and the route chosen would be the safest and the fastest way to get to London by road. He added that it would be too dangerous and time-consuming to go from the west through Iran ...

  6. Golden Mile

    Posted Dec 18th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tim Bryan, London Marescz is a bit drunk on this festive Friday. He is from Warsaw, almost straight off the boat, but unlike his compatriots, he isn't a cleaner or plumber. He ... champagne. It's a bit 1980s, but we don't complain. Nasdrovia- cheers. It's not a white Christmas in the City; it's a golden Christmas. London's Square Mile is awash ...

  7. HK buyers face demands for UK capital gains tax

    Posted Jun 28th 2006, 12:00am by Richard Warren

    ... Richard Warren in London With many Britons squeezed out of the market, campaigners seek review of system that favours overseas investors The British government ought to consider making ... of overseas investment that has helped to push up prices in some parts of the country, most notably London. British residents must pay capital gains tax when they sell a property if they own more than ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    China's state sport system has to change

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am by LIJIA ZHANG

    ... Chinese microblog Sina Weibo, you'll notice a lot of anger: "London, we have not offended you. Why do you treat us so badly?"; "China has been wronged. Where is the justice?"; "In 2008, the Chinese people showed such friendliness towards the Olympians and the visitors. Why is China getting such cold treatment in London?" These are the reactions ...

  9. Events

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Today: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Delivering outcomes- the case for a Harbourfront Authority'. Hong Kong Club. Tomorrow: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Update on the London residential market'. Thursday, June 14: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Growth strategies for the global unbalanced economy'. Tuesday, June 19: ...

  10. HK role in Libyan affair still unclear

    Posted Jun 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... London established closer ties with Tripoli, and claims to have been 'tricked' by secret agents to come to Hong Kong in 2004 en route to seeking safe haven in Norway. The Saadis were ...




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