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  1. NZ directors make the world sit up and watch

    Posted Apr 06th 2007, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui Robert Sarkies' new movie, Out of the Blue, has spent the past few months travelling to film festivals around the world, a journey that began at the Toronto event and culminated with its appearance at the Hong Kong International Film Festival this week. It is the 10th most successful New Zealand movie in terms of box office receipts generated in that country, one ...

  2. New world, new flavours

    Posted Apr 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Philip Leetch

    ... Eurasian and American cultures was the exchange of foodstuffs that took place as a result. Until that time the Old World had no idea of tomatoes, avocados, chillies, potatoes or chocolate. The Spanish explorers found a rich new food tradition in Mexico and soon took many of its treats home. The basis of many Mexican dishes is the tortilla. Corn flour is used to make a type of flat bread ...

  3. Results

    Posted Nov 28th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Today Interim: Easyknit Enterprises Holdings, IDT International, Miramar Hotel & Investment, Sam Woo Holdings, Wheelock and Co 3rd Quarter: Wharf (Holdings) AGM: Chaoda Modern Agriculture (Holdings), Neptune Group, New World Mobile Holdings, Ngai Hing Hong, Smart Rich Energy Finance (Holdings) Tomorrow Interim: Fujikon Industrial Holdings, Huabao International Holdings, Sa ...

  4. Aussie winemakers drop the plonk and move upmarket

    Posted May 04th 2007, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... and '70s, Australia was regarded as a New World upstart, if not a joke, by established winemaking nations such as France and Italy. But by the 1990s Australia had proved itself as a maker of good, ... in the world- they can match anything the French or Italians can make.' But regardless of the strategy, Australian wine is set to become more expensive. The drought that has gripped parts ...

  5. New World China favours medium-sized homes

    Posted Nov 19th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fulton Mak in Beijing Strong housing demand from China's growing white-collar and middle-class families has prompted New World China Land to build more mid-sized residential projects. ... Kong-listed mainland property arm of New World Development. As the housing market booms, New World China aims to build more 30-50 square metre houses to tap into the white-collar market and speed up ...

  6. New World aims to list mainland unit

    Posted Mar 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Neil Gough and Tim LeeMaster New World Development planned to raise as much as US$300 million from spinning off its mainland department store venture for a separate listing, sources said. The Hong Kong-listed property-to-telecommunications conglomerate yesterday confirmed the plan to sell a 25 per cent stake in New World Department Stores for a listing but did not give a targeted ...

  7. Dogs guarding world's smallest penguins turn into 'predators'

    Posted Dec 29th 2007, 12:00am by Billy Adams

    ... of the Little Penguins- the world's smallest- in doubt. Autopsies revealed internal bleeding, and their much-loved four-legged friends are the prime suspects. Last week, conservationists ... years, and a decade ago, Mr Marsh taught them to look after his free-range chickens. The foxes that liked to eat his chickens also got a taste for the world's smallest penguin after ...

  8. 18 New World mobile phone shops targeted in paint attacks

    Posted Jul 05th 2007, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Eighteen mobile phone shops under New World Mobility were daubed with paint yesterday. The company will now station security guards at its 30 outlets as part of additional ... into whether the company was involved in any business dispute or whether any of its employees had a heated argument with a client,' he said. New World Mobility said the targeted shops were to open ...

  9. Something old, something new

    Posted Nov 15th 2007, 12:00am by Michelle Chan

    ... Michelle Chan Good Hope School celebrates 50th anniversary with a different kind of concert, featuring African music The Good Hope School Choir says it's a new experience to be part ... is used to singing melodic songs. 'But this time we need to mimic the African style and sing as if we are shouting. At first, we found the new style quite a challenge. But we're enjoying ...

  10. Hotel boom, write-back boost New World profit

    Posted Oct 12th 2007, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu Developer sees earnings surge to HK$4.31b New World Development, the city's sixth-largest developer by market value, returned to an underlying profit as it wrote back a provision made for a litigation case and income from hotel operations grew. The company wrote back a HK$1.59 billion provision after technology investment arm New World TMT last December won ...




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