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  1. Surf's up north

    Posted Dec 21st 2003, 12:00am by Karen Angel

    ... Hong Kong's surfers are looking for a new wave, and the mainland could be their next frontier. Karen Angel joins two busloads of board-riders competing in China's first surfing ... into Red Sea Bay in Guangdong province. The surfing contest, held on December 6 and 7, attracted 45 competitors- most of whom were based in Hong Kong and all of whom, except one, were male- ...

  2. Bank expands range of Hong Kong services

    Posted Jul 01st 2004, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... Chris Davis The Canadian financial institution has upgraded its IT system to offer clients more global products The Hong Kong branch of the Royal Bank of Canada, established in the city ... employer among Canadian banks in Hong Kong. Over the past 18 months, it has invested more than C$1 million (HK$5.79 million) in implementing and upgrading its information technology systems ...

  3. North Koreans' only option is to follow the Dear Leader

    Posted Mar 08th 2005, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... the author will be guest speaker at the Foreign Correspondents' Club as part of the activities of the Man Hong Kong International Literary Festival. The book was not an easy one to write because ... videos sent via diplomatic pouches, including Rambo, James Bond, horror films and Hong Kong action movies. He is fascinated by Harley-Davidson motorcycles and is the world's largest private ...

  4. Trouble near former snoop site

    Posted Aug 08th 2004, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... resident Fred Scholle. Mr Scholle was told by CSL- one of the biggest mobile-phone service providers in Hong Kong- that nothing could be done to rectify the problem because signals from China ...

  5. Talkback

    Posted Jan 24th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and other indoor public places, and enlarging the health warnings on cigarette packets. Each year in Hong Kong, about 5,500 people die from smoking-related diseases. Smoking is really a serious ... Mau Ping. They should not be blamed for the problems. Hong Kong is a very small place with a dense population. Whether it is private or public housing, residents do not have sufficient space ...

  6. Queen's Road to get beds fit for a king

    Posted Aug 28th 2004, 12:00am by Jane Moir

    ... Hawksworth admitted. He was quick to add: 'The risk is very much manageable.' A boutique hotel on this scale is unprecedented for Hong Kong but the well-heeled are not short of options, ... He would be happy to see the hotel charge rates equivalent to top establishments in New York and London but the Hong Kong market has some catching up to do yet. Ironically, the most likely ...

  7. Hong Kong technology gets second bite at Mars

    Posted Apr 11th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo Hong Kong looks set to have a second chance to prove its technological prowess on Mars. The Polytechnic University team that designed and made space exploration tools ... the Hong Kong-designed 'rock-corer' was likely to be aboard space rovers being designed by two competing teams in Europe. The finger-sized drill will be attached to a robotic arm ...

  8. Hong Kong shows the way in growing market for location services

    Posted Mar 15th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... considered more hype than reality, are gaining mainstream acceptance in Hong Kong and other Asian markets, industry experts say. Business and consumer demand for location-based services have posted steady gains in Hong Kong, enabling the city's cellular network industry to take a leading position in this market segment. 'Outside of Japan and [South] Korea, Hong Kong has become ...

  9. Sanyo makes second foray into Hong Kong's 3G market

    Posted Feb 15th 2005, 12:00am by Georgina Lee

    ... their handsets with faster third-generation models. Hong Kong consumers are more likely to see the Sanyo name on air conditioners than mobile phones. But Sanyo hopes that will change once its S103 3G slider phone becomes exclusively available to SmarTone Telecommunications subscribers later this month. The model will mark Sanyo's return to Hong Kong's mobile-phone market. Its first ...

  10. Hong Kong camera maker gives Polaroid a new image

    Posted Oct 18th 2004, 12:00am by Georgina Lee

    ... with a plan to sell a Hong Kong-designed digital camera under the famous brand name. Next month, World Wide Licenses (WWL) will begin selling a Polaroid digital camera that contains an image sensor ... camera,' said Mr Zarakov, who started talking with WWL two years ago about the collaboration. WWL employs about 60 Hong Kong and mainland engineers at its research and development centre ...




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