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  1. Cathay expands fleet with 27 new planes after record-breaking year

    Posted Mar 10th 2011, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... with all-time highs for net profit, turnover, passengers and cargo. The carrier's chairman, Christopher Pratt, said last year's profit of HK$14 billion meant Cathay Pacific was 'probably the most profitable airline' in the world. The figures, which included a HK$2.5 billion profit contribution from Air China for the year to September 30, 2010 and HK$3 billion in gains from ...

  2. Lack of New Year assault masks plans for tranche warfare

    Posted Feb 19th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kelvin Wong Banks and fund houses have been busy rolling out their new post-holiday products this week but, surprisingly, no retail funds have taken advantage of the Lunar New Year ... ) in US dollars and one 3.75-year in Hong Kong dollars. making red packets last The Lunar New Year tradition of handing out lai see has been known to drive some married couples and bosses to go ...

  3. Adidas targets 10pc growth yearly in China

    Posted Nov 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... years as it plans to make inroads into the small cities. The German sportswear giant, which trails global rival Nike and Chinese brand Li Ning on the mainland, expects its Greater China sales to top Euro1 billion (HK$10.56 billion) next year, aiming to regain its No 2 position on the fast-growing market, chief executive Herbert Hainer said yesterday. It plans to open 2,500 new stores ...

  4. HOS flats resales reach 12-year peak

    Posted Mar 10th 2010, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... Yvonne Liu Resales of Home Ownership Scheme (HOS) flats hit a 12-year high, as new entrants to the housing market turned to the government-subsidised units because of sharp increases ... were strong recently after Sun Hung Kai Properties launched Yoho Midtown in Yuen Long at an average of HK$5,500 per square foot after the Lunar New Year. Prices at Siu Hong Court are at least ...

  5. Notebooks to lead way this year, Apple says

    Posted Sep 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the not too distant future,' Mr Jobs said. 'This is clearly the year of the notebook for Apple.' The new 15-inch PowerBook runs on a 1.25 gigahertz PowerPC G4 processor with 512KB ... A revamp of Apple's PowerBook line of laptop computers will see the company earn more from portables than desktops this year. Speaking at the annual Apple Expo in Paris last week, ...

  6. Exhibitors expect bumper sales at this year's computer fair

    Posted Aug 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... featured this year, he said. Asus Technology product manager Zace Huang predicted sales growth of at least 30 per cent compared to last year for its Eee PC mini-notebooks and touch-panel notebooks. 'We set the record of selling one notebook and two Eee PC mini-notebooks in one minute in the fair last year,' he said. 'We would like to break the record this year.' Cecilia ...

  7. Milestones behind 100 years of automotive success

    Posted Jul 24th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... stage of the Auto Union 16-cylinder racing car. 1949 Auto Union is incorporated as a GmbH (public limited company). 1958 A new venture is initiated with the establishment of the Auto Union GmbH ... triumphant years for Audi Motorsport. 1985 Audi NSU Auto Union AG changes its name to Audi AG- as we know it today. 1989 TDI- Audi engineers invest 13 years of research work into the development ...

  8. Apple outdoes itself in year of innovation

    Posted Dec 15th 2003, 12:00am by Dave Horrigan

    ... DAVE HORRIGAN What a year for Apple! It introduced new products and perfected old ones at a whirlwind pace, from the start of January right on through to the year's end. It was almost impossible to keep up and, in retrospect, it seems as if January was eons ago, with innovations from then now industry standards and icons. The year started with a tsunami of new products. Keynote (a ...

  9. Seat belts fitted in all minibuses could be years away

    Posted Jul 26th 2004, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... Joseph Lo While new minibuses will be required to have seat belts from August, it could take up to a decade before they are fitted in all of them. Transport Department officials said minibus operators would not be forced to equip existing vehicles with seat belts in order to comply with new legislation, but would be permitted to wait until they ordered new buses to replace ...

  10. Eventful year to watch out for

    Posted May 16th 2008, 12:00am by Elizabeth Turner, Jacqueline Tsang

    ... on the market and so is the GMT Solar Impulse, released as a tribute to the ongoing Solar Impulse project. Legends on the silver screen and the racing track are also honoured this year, with the new ... Beijing Olympic Games, James Bond, Michael Schumacher, Nasa and the sun provide inspiration for world-renowned Swiss brand Omega will be keeping itself busy this year. It celebrates its ...




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