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  1. Business - China Business - TECHNOLOGY

    Alibaba faces uphill battle to replicate US tech model

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 01:14am by ROBERT GUY

    ... Peter Guy Firm's e-commerce lead at home won't translate into an advantage in US, where innovation is key Alibaba faces uphill battle to replicate US tech model Now that Alibaba ... remarked to me that 10 computer science grads from Caltech or MIT could readily outperform 1,000 mainland Chinese programmers because they are trained to innovate not replicate. A technology joke ...

  2. News - China - TOURISM

    Chinese firm to replicate the Titanic for 1 billion yuan for inland theme park

    Posted Jan 13th 2014, 11:09am by MANDY ZUO

    ... Mandy Zuo mandy.zuo@scmp.com Sichuan firm to spend billion yuan on attraction recreating experience of famous ship's sinking Theme park to feature full-sized Titanic replica A Sichuan company intends to spend one billion yuan (HK$1.27 billion) buildi ...

  3. Hope & Glory

    Posted May 18th 2010, 12:00am by Yvonne Lai

    ... Mock-documentary I thought I was the Blade Runner, now I know I'm the replicant chronicles the life, illness and death of an unnamed artist through testimonials of people he has touched in some way. ...

  4. China won't be replicating the US shale gas bonanza

    Posted Jun 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tom Holland There is a huge amount of excitement over the potential of shale gas deposits to transform China's energy market over the next 10 years. Unfortunately it is misplaced. China's hopes are pinned on the belief it can replicate the boom in shale gas production that the United States has enjoyed. Since 2005, US shale gas production has exploded from next to nothing ...

  5. US hope to replicate Bangkok winning form

    Posted Aug 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa The United States will be looking to maintain their head of steam this week in Hong Kong in the final phase of 2010 FIVB World Grand Prix series qualifying. Last week, the Americans overcame a shaky start to win all three matches in Bangkok, l ...

  6. Core Pacific looks to replicate flagship mall in Yangzhou

    Posted Jun 16th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jun Chu Core Pacific Group, one of Taiwan's biggest conglomerates, will replicate its flagship Taipei shopping centre in Yangzhou, Jiangsu province- but on a scale five times larger despite new government curbs on such projects. Last week, the Ministry of Commerce issued rules that will subject mall developments to stricter scrutiny. The Core Pacific Living Mall will have ...

  7. Renovate, don't replicate, critics urge

    Posted Mar 05th 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai, Polly Hui

    ... Chloe Lai and Polly Hui Urban Renewal Authority development is not heritage conservation, expert says Opponents of an Urban Renewal Authority plan to demolish Hong Kong's oldest urban wet market suggest renovating the buildings rather than replacing ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Mutation increases risk of infections

    Posted Nov 21st 2014, 03:10am by ELIZABETH CHEUNG

    ... was found in samples of avian influenza A H5N1 and H7N9, and seasonal influenza H3N2, and enables those viruses to replicate in mammal and human cells. "We believe that it is because ... barriers, which restrict the replication of viruses in human cells. However, an adaptive mutation virus can replicate in human cells and cause diseases in humans. Humans contracting avian flu might ...

  9. Lifestyle - Technology - HEALTH

    Means of spontaneous HIV 'cure' found by scientists, but others doubtful

    Posted Nov 09th 2014, 05:20am by AFP

    ... molecular virology professor Jonathan Ball said, insisting the team had provided "no evidence" of a functional cure. HIV replicates by invading human CD4 immune cells, which it reprogrammes to become virus factories. A rare group of people- fewer than 1 per cent of those infected- are naturally able to rein in viral replication and keep the virus at undetectable levels. ...

  10. Sport - Racing - RACING

    Glorious Days and Divine Calling give trial star appeal

    Posted Nov 21st 2014, 02:59pm

    ... Michael Cox michael.cox@scmp.com Last year’s Hong Kong Mile winner and a star of the future were the centre of attention at Sha Tin on Friday as Glorious Days and Divine Calling squared off in a 1,200m dirt trial. Both will have new jockeys when they next step out on raceday. John Size is attempting to replicate his successful preparation for the 2013 internationals ...




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