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  1. HK's film industry can still be a leading player

    Posted Mar 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... after the ending of the annual trade show for film buyers and others. Running parallel to these is the international film festival, aimed at the viewing public as well as industry insiders. ... of the industry's best and brightest just might lead to something good. Then there is the Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement (Cepa) between Hong Kong and the mainland. This trade deal has loosened many ...

  2. Slice of Life

    Posted Aug 28th 2007, 12:00am by Bonny Schoonakker

    ... our many parallel strategic and bilateral interests'. Mr Mondale also offered the country US$2 billion (then HK$10 billion) in trade credits over a five-year period. A few days later Mr ... controls'. In a demonstration of his support for free trade, Mr Mondale bought a watermelon, six apples and four cucumbers, to go with a bag of onions he had bought in Peking. The vice-president ...

  3. Captivating coast an ideal getaway

    Posted Nov 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to multiseaters decorated with animal heads. There's some 60 hectares of woodland to explore nearby, evening concerts under the park's bandstand, and the ice cream parlours do a roaring trade from mid morning onwards. The highlight of the week is the Wednesday market, when traders set out their stalls parallel to the tram line, selling everything from fresh fruit to the latest ...

  4. Local salaries ride China wave

    Posted Mar 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and growth in international trade. According to the eighth consecutive salary survey conducted by recruitment firm Robert Walters, investment bankers are in a favourable position because they are able to command a premium when changing jobs. 'High-calibre candidates are receiving multiple offers, which has driven up salary levels,' the report stated. 'In parallel, counter ...

  5. A view from the roof of the world

    Posted Jun 27th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Enoch Yiu enoch.yiu@scmp.com Like the metal he trades, Law Kai-yee has made a habit of scaling new peaks. And fittingly for the son of a tram driver who has climbed the social ... community after planting the flag of the exchange on the summit of Mount Everest last month to mark the exchange's centenary. 'There're a lot of similarities to gold trading ...

  6. The Dragon and the Foreign Devils

    Posted Apr 01st 2007, 12:00am by Peter Ritter

    ... that China was simply bullied by predatory colonialists. Indeed, he argues that Britain's two wars with China were less about the drug trade than about redressing perceived slights to British ... resurgence? Noting some intriguing parallels between the post-revolutionary period and the Ming dynasty, Gelber argues that China's economic blossoming is part of this larger pattern of ebb ...

  7. The 'stealth' normalisation of US-China ties

    Posted Oct 07th 2003, 12:00am by David Lampton

    ... Is America in the process of abandoning much of what constitutes the post-second world war order? On the economic front, the US today is abuzz with discussion of China's ever-mounting trade surplus with America - even though China's global trade and current account balances are approaching equilibrium. It is possible that the war cry of 'declining manufacturing jobs ...

  8. Unravelling from the edges

    Posted Aug 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... diminishing daily. And, in parallel, there is a nationwide rise of 'mafiaism with Chinese characteristics' at the local level. The party's local offices determine every position, from ... warlords ran the show- at least on their own turf. Foreign trade and investment flourished. Given how history rarely repeats itself, it would probably be a gross error to make comparisons between ...


    Posted Feb 25th 2005, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... The event presents an interesting parallel to Hong Kong's recent efforts to boost its cultural image. The talk in Hong Kong in recent months has been about building opera houses and museums ... the HKADC could do better, he also blames the government for inertia. Its international Economic and Trade Offices, which mostly handle Hong Kong's commercial and business concerns in major ...



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