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  1. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    'I'm not a spy', says Jimmy Lai's right-hand man Mark Simon

    Posted Aug 11th 2014, 06:10am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... They are stolen information and are part of a disturbing pattern in Hong Kong." Born in Falls Church, Virginia, a state where "thick skins grows naturally", Simon is a Republican ...

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    Popular boss Chou Cheng-ngok reads between the lines on bookselling business

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 06:20am by Amy Nip

    ... Reading makes a tremendous difference in a person, making one more sophisticated and knowledgeable. "For me it's very natural. It's not a sentiment," he said. "My father ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Scientist swimming against the tide: Dr Samuel Hung

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 05:06am by Ernest Kao

    ... He recalls how he turned down a corporate sponsorship from power supplier CLP in 2005, when it was trying to build a liquefied natural gas terminal on the Soko Islands off Lantau. Hung says ...

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    Winemaker Michel Rolland comes to Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 12:11am by Bernice Chan

    ... in Argentina or South Africa or maybe in Canada. But we cannot because the relationship between climate and soil is completely different and we just have to take the grapes nature gave us and make ...

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    Democrat ready to build on public's victory in Macau

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 05:20am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... had long been dissatisfied with the government over their declining quality of life, Sou said, but the ridiculous nature of the bill proved a tipping point that drove them into the streets. ...

  6. Magazines - Money - PROFILE

    Back with a Banga

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 10:28pm by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... Elman, and together they co-founded Noble. To Banga, Hong Kong is the natural base for Caravel. As far back as the 1980s, he could see this was where the world was going to expand, where ...

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    Professor Joseph Cheng Yu-shek, a peace broker at breaking point

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 04:59am by Tanna Chong

    ... was at the mercy of "Beijing's will" when it came to introducing universal suffrage in 2017. "The polarisation and fragmentisation are natural as we stand at the crossroads ...

  8. Business - PROFILE

    Meilan's cool rise to the top in refrigerants

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... by natural disasters. It managed to survive the crisis by producing candles and perfume to earn extra cash. In 1969, it launched a pesticide, Dibaichong, that was well received in the market and won ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Why fiction is the new reality for acclaimed director Cheung King-wai

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 05:40am by Vivienne Chow

    ... relationship with her African-American partner. The case was big news in New York at the time, not just because of the brutal nature of the crime but also because of the racial issues involved. ... there was no remorse. There must be some goodness inside her, even just a tiny bit." Cheung used the case as inspiration for a script exploring human nature, but struggled to find the right partner ...

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    How ex-Observatory chief Lam Chiu-ying has become an unlikely scourge of the establishment

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 04:53am by Tony Cheung

    ... the government, he is not a "Leung supporter". His comments on the housing issue merely reflected his love of nature and a desire to speak up for others who share that love. Lam, who helped ... parks welcome all, irrespective of means. There, we can relax, breathe in nature's fragrances, [and] hike in the midst of beautiful landscapes," Lam wrote. "Seen in this light, ...




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