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  1. Mancunian candidates shun politics

    Posted Aug 01st 2005, 12:00am by Jamil Anderlini

    ... every Chinese gentleman would add an inch to their shirttails. Today even the Manchester United football shirts are made in China and the city's leaders follow their football team to Beijing and Shanghai to drum up Chinese investment. Last Tuesday, Manchester United thrashed Beijing 3-0 but not before a 40-strong Mancunian delegation shook hands with the representatives ...

  2. Lai See

    Posted Oct 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... in recent years- its rescue by the US government springs to mind- but this initiative seems safe enough. Don't all rush at once. Nice move, by George Manchester United legend George Best blew ... when Manchester United became the first English team to win the trophy. It was sold for GBP156,000 (HK$1.9 million) at an auction in England recently, well above expectations of GBP90,000 ...

  3. Lai See

    Posted Sep 15th 2009, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... If that wasn't hard enough to swallow, Sands and his executives, including Hong Kong chief Benjamin Hung who is a long-term Manchester United fan, then had to don tailor-made scarves with Liverpool ... worse- Standard Chartered was in the running earlier this summer to take over from AIG as sponsors of Premiership champions and Arsenal's bitter rivals, Manchester United, before Aon Corp ...

  4. Lai See

    Posted Dec 15th 2009, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... the media world has been speculating about a group of unnamed Chinese tycoons who were said to be putting together a?1 billion (HK$12.59 billion) bid to buy Manchester United from American owner Malcolm Glazer. According to Britain's News of the World newspaper, a group of six billionaires, including two who are keen Manchester United fans, have visited Old Trafford twice this year ...

  5. Lai See

    Posted Jul 08th 2005, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... to kick off a 'Manchester United' week in Hong Kong. On Sunday, it has invited former French International and MU star and part French soccer team leader Eric Cantona for an official ... SmarTone Telecommunications already highlighted MU as its major 3G content platform after forging an alliance with Vodafone. This will be followed by an ING Life sponsored Manchester United ...

  6. Regional shippers wake up to demand for greener logistics

    Posted Dec 06th 2010, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... compared with OOCL. In Britain, the ports of Liverpool and Manchester are promoting themselves to shipping lines, logistics companies and cargo owners based on the emissions savings that are possible. Stephen Carr, head of business development for Peel Ports Mersey, pointed out that shipping a container to Liverpool or Manchester by ship via Antwerp would save around 50 per cent ...

  7. Gigs

    Posted Jun 05th 2008, 12:00am by Adam Wright

    ... A charity show with blues rock band Helter Skelter, alternative rock duo Audiotraffic and the Junk Unit featuring Eugene Pao on guitar, Charlie Huntley on saxophone, Joao Marcos Mascarenhas ... Solas Manchester rock classics from Happy Mondays to The Smiths, with DJ Nipper tonight. Steve Yau spins funky house tomorrow. Nipper returns on Sat with electro house, hip hop and dance music. ...



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