• Tuesday
  • October 21, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:07pm
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 7342 for prize money

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Sixes chief aims to boost prize money to US$1m

    Posted Sep 07th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... and to raise the prize money next year to a staggering US$1 million. Both promises go hand in hand. For if the world's top test wicket-taker turns up at the Kowloon Cricket Club (KCC) ... The tournament's new promoter, Harsh Sabale, said: 'If the tournament is a success this year, we will raise the total prize money to US$1 million next year.' The prize money this year ...

  2. Prize money to improve maths studies among Chinese

    Posted Sep 14th 2007, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li Prize money of 415,000 yuan is up for grabs for aspiring Chinese mathematics students from around the world, in a push to improve maths studies in the Chinese-speaking world. ... Chinese university students around the world, including maths PhD candidates. Two such PhD candidates will be given the top prize of 70,000 yuan each every three years based on their research ...

  3. Eight-year-old Sihao has heart set on US$10 prize money

    Posted Jul 08th 2007, 12:00am by Melanie Ho

    ... Melanie Ho Once again, Yan Sihao decided to offer his input. 'I think that if I win, you should give me $10,' Yan said. His mother, Ren Liya, was talking with Grant Gibson, who coaches Sihao and his older brother Sibo, about possible practice ga ...

  4. She's all write

    Posted Mar 04th 2007, 12:00am by Kavitha Rao

    ... Booker Prize winner is the youngest woman to win- and for only her second book, The Inheritance of Loss. How does she remain grounded? 'It's easy to stay humble, because writing ... in what she describes as 'utter penury'. She had no health insurance and stayed with relatives to save money. 'I'd save up all my illnesses for when I was visiting India,' ...

  5. Competitors chase lure of big money

    Posted Jul 07th 2007, 12:00am by Melanie Ho

    ... Melanie Ho Competitors from across Asia will compete at Tai Po Waterfront Park in the Billabong Asian Wakeboarding Championships in the hope of winning the top prize at the HK$50,000 event. Tomorrow's competition offers the biggest cash prize for the sport in Asia and 58 competitors from Hong Kong, Japan, Thailand, Singapore and South Korea are due to take part. ...

  6. Creative canapes steal the show at Asian Art prize exhibition

    Posted Sep 06th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Kimberly Chou

    ... that are finalists in this year's Sovereign Asian Art Prize. The display is being sponsored by Louis Vuitton, which threw a cocktail reception for the Asian works, one of which will win the grand prize of US$25,000. Each work will then be available in a write-in auction, with the money going to charity. The Louis Vuitton cache ensured the town's well-dressed and well-heeled dropped by to have ...

  7. Cash prizes for runners

    Posted Apr 04th 2007, 12:00am by Judy Ngao

    ... as a bonus prize. Twenty-eight Hong Kong athletes, including 10 female and 18 male runners, met the required finishing time in the full marathon, which entitled them to the Time Bonus prize money ... Judy Ngao Ninety-four senior and junior athletes received cash prizes amounting to more than HK$172,000 from Standard Chartered Bank on Monday. The top performers in the Standard Chartered ...

  8. In pursuit of the truth

    Posted Oct 14th 2007, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... journalists' are filling an information role through blogs from different parts of the mainland. Six Pulitzer Prize winners are coming to Hong Kong Baptist University this week to give a series ... Kaplan, Michael Vitez and Steve Stecklow are taking part in the inaugural Pulitzer Prize Winners Workshop to tell of their own winning stories and explain their research methods. They will also ...

  9. Asian boss blasts big money lures

    Posted Apr 18th 2007, 12:00am by Mike Wilson

    ... than a dozen of whom are ranked higher. A senior Asian Tour player, who did not wish to be named, said: 'It's wrong. The Asian Tour prize money has risen 100 per cent in three years, ... Mike Wilson in Shanghai Asian Tour supremo Kyi Hla Han has strongly condemned the practice of paying appearance money to star imports for co-sanctioned events staged within the tour's ...

  10. Club to add HK$25m to stake money

    Posted Jun 30th 2007, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken On the back of a successful, rebate-fuelled turnover season, the Jockey Club has announced its first prize-money increases in four years will be in place for next term. A total of HK$25 million will be added to stake money, with tiered increases for all races from Class Five up to Class Two from HK$15,000 to HK$50,000 per race respectively. As part of the total figure, ...




SCMP.com Account