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  1. Arts hub chief likely to be European

    Posted Feb 21st 2010, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... is also looking for six executive directors in museum policy, performing arts policy, project delivery, finance, human resources, as well as marketing, communication and programming. The person ... Vivienne Chow The HK$21 billion West Kowloon Cultural District is set to come under European leadership as the authority trims the options down to two finalists for the top job. A person ...

  2. Events

    Posted Aug 18th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Today: Canadian Chamber of Commerce workshop for effective executive/personal assistants. Duke of Windsor Building. Hong Kong Productivity Council organises 'HKSQA Conference'. ... finance forum' (until August 20). Regal Hong Kong Hotel. Thursday, August 20: Joint chamber luncheon: 'Worldwide recession- How deep, how long?' Island Shangri-La. Hong Kong ...

  3. My heir's a mess

    Posted Mar 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the dynastic inheritance, which characterises succession in Chinese-run companies across Asia. However, the choice of candidates is very often narrowed to just one person- the founder's eldest son. Does this matter? Joseph Fan, a professor of finance at Chinese University, tried to answer this question in a study of 250 companies controlled by ethnic Chinese families in Hong Kong, ...

  4. Events

    Posted Aug 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and apparel trade'. Renaissance Harbour View Hotel. Hong Kong Securities Institute luncheon: 'Fraud and the rise of the Ponzi'. Wing On Centre. LexisNexis hosts 'Islamic finance ... workshop for effective executive/personal assistants. Duke of Windsor Building. Wednesday, August 26: Hong Kong Securities Institute luncheon: 'Risk management and internal controls ...

  5. Universities want cash for joint research

    Posted Nov 08th 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... they get from self-financed programmes. Committee member Tai Hay-lap said loosening the restrictions would be among the issues dealt with in the higher education review, which is due out next year. ... such as cross-border environmental studies, which require data collection from both sides, and Chinese medicine research. It would facilitate research if UGC funds could be used to finance the employment ...

  6. HK accountants most likely in Asia to be fired, survey finds

    Posted Jun 25th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vidya Viswanathan The economic downturn has propelled many Asian businesses to trim staff in their finance and accounting departments, but more companies in Hong Kong are making such cuts than their regional competitors are, according to a global survey. Forty-six per cent of responding Hong Kong companies reported layoffs in finance and accounting, compared with the global ...

  7. Latest recruitment survey offers little spring cheer

    Posted Apr 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... demand and supply for suitably qualified staff now looms. A contrasting mismatch already exists in banking and finance. Plenty of people still want to break into the sector- or re-establish themselves in it after the downturn- but the chance of major hiring campaigns appears slim to non-existent. 'Jobs in the finance sector are very limited,' Chui says. 'There is still ...

  8. Appointments

    Posted Oct 29th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... manager. Chen Chung-hsing Head, ratings service line Xinhua Finance Mr Chen joins from Bank of Overseas Chinese Leasing in Taiwan, where he was chairman and president. He has strong experience as a regulator, academician and senior executive. Mr Chen also becomes vice-chairman of Shanghai Far East Credit Rating, an affiliate of Xinhua Finance. Anna Wan Chi-ki Sales manager, corporate sector ...

  9. From the mainland with luck and love

    Posted Jan 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the finance industry? I graduated in 2007 from the City University of Hong Kong, majoring in a bachelor's of business administration in marketing. In discussions with a university lecturer, I was advised to join the financial field due to my outgoing and cheerful personality. What is your secret to getting promoted quickly? I ask questions. I understand that widening my social circle ...

  10. From talking about next big thing over coffee to innovation conference at Cyberport

    Posted Aug 04th 2010, 12:00am by Jennifer Huang

    ... When they return the serve, the idea is enriched, and so on. Everyone has a share in the creative process.' Young will share personal experiences and volley some ideas as keynote speaker ... Valley's TechCrunch50 and Singapore's Echelon. Event co-founder Gene Soo (pictured below, right) hopes that Hong Kong will break out of its mould as a finance and services industry hub. ...




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