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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine

    When an investment fund goes bad

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:10pm by Benjamin Robertson

    ... Mortgage Income Fund, after seeking advice from expatriate financial advisory firm Global Wealth Management (GWM). The fund invested in Australian mortgages. Two years later, during the global ... and completely reliant on our advisers," says Stephen Yap, who invested a HK$5 million inheritance into the LM First Mortgage Income Fund in 2008, using Financial Partners Hong Kong, one ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Power play: China and India jostle for influence in Nepal

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by DINAH GARDNER

    ... in concessional loans to build power plants and roads, which has been seen as both an effort to make up for past neglect and a response to Kathmandu's blossoming ties with China. Money has been ... Asia." The NGO also points out that as much as 75 per cent of China's "aid" to Nepal is given in the form of loans and that aid projects are awarded to Chinese contractors. ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Help for the helpers: New Hong Kong employment agency aims to stamp out 'modern-day slavery'

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:12pm by Angharad Hampshire

    ... to HK$21,000. As most cannot foot this sort of bill, they are "loaned" the money and made to pay it back at a rate of 70 per cent to 80 per cent of their monthly salary for seven or eight ... by employment agencies in Hong Kong. "Foreign domestic workers are often required to enter into a loan agreement in order to finance illegal placement fees," says Allan. "Most foreign ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Book: Rococo- Mastering the Art of Chocolate

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:09pm by Susan Jung

    ... the family home as collateral for the bank loan. It wasn't an easy start: although they were the first shop in England devoted to making fine, small-batch chocolates, it was the middle of a long ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Macau Museum of Art showcases paintings by 12 French masters

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 10:31pm by Kylie Knott

    ... Text: Kylie Knott Strokes of genius MASTERPIECES OF PAINTING FROM FRENCH NATIONAL MUSEUMS Macau Museum of Art   Paintings by 12 masters have taken up residence in Macau and the works provide a historical snapshot of France over five centuries. They are on loan from four of the country's finest museums: Musée d'Orsay, the Palace of Versailles, the Louvre ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: snake angel

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:52pm by RONG XIAOQING

    ... countries, to avoid drawing the attention of the authorities. Cheng charged her clients more than US$30,000 each. She offered high-interest loans to those who couldn't pay and hired gangsters ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Robot wars: There's no stopping the Transformers franchise

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 11:34pm by James Mottram

    ... Optimus Prime and Bumblebee as well as the world debut of 2-metre high 3-D Transformers holograms. One Hong Kong and one mainland superfan loaned more than 400 limited edition figures ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - COVER STORY

    Dad's day out

    Posted May 28th 2014, 11:27pm by Charley Lanyon

    ... Text: Charley Lanyon Ahead of Father's Day on June 15, we take a peek into the lives of three daddies and their children Dad's day out It's that time of year when we celebrate fathers, and Hong Kong dads sure do deserve it. It's not always an easy task being a parent in this city: endless bills and mortgages, ruthless pressure and long working hours have ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Back to his roots: Chinese-Jamaican Leo Lee

    Posted May 24th 2014, 11:03pm by THOMAS BIRD

    ... musicians who had run into trouble. After its dynamic first decade, the nation's economy, burdened with International Monetary Fund loans, was in dire straits. Society was becoming violent ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Once an icon of low-cost living, Wah Fu Estate is finally getting the redevelopment residents hoped for

    Posted May 10th 2014, 10:39pm by FANNY FUNG

    ... That was why they set up a credit union, to help each other." Members contribute money to the union, which is then given out in low-interest loans to those same members when they are in need. Wah ...




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