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  1. The Speedbird has landed

    Posted Oct 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Joseph Lo

    ... Sadly, after more than 50,000 flights carrying 2.5 million passengers, the Concorde will bow out on Friday with its final commercial trip between New York and London. BA plans to retire the five ... Christie's next month, including nose cones, seats and even the aircraft's beautifully designed Olympus engines. The reason for the Concorde's retirement is a simple one: economics. Before ...

  2. Controversy returns to haunt architect of terror futures plan

    Posted Jul 31st 2003, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... Poindexter first made the headlines for questionable role in Iran-Contra scandal The row over the Pentagon's plan to develop a futures market in possible terrorist acts has once again snared John Poindexter in controversy. Mr Poindexter is the head of the Pentagon's Terrorism Information Awareness office, which developed the software as part of the plan to help the US ...

  3. Movie Buff

    Posted Jul 24th 2005, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... to wipe out a village where a branch of the Society of Heaven and Earth is secretly planning to restore the Ming regime. The star: Despite its star-studded cast, Tsui is the architect and driving ... Retired car racing champion Ray (Keaton) buys his daughter Maggie (Lohan) a rusty Beetle from a scrap yard as her graduation present. But the banged-up Beetle turns out to be no ordinary vehicle. ...

  4. Surf's up north

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

    ... in triumph. China's first surfing competition is over, and it's time to retire to the bar to recap on the day's events- and start planning the next one. ... in the water.' Last year, So launched a website with information about Hong Kong surfing (groups.msn.com/sixrounds/hksurfing spots.msnw); now he plans to add information about the mainland. Two ...

  5. Appointments

    Posted May 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Asia-Pacific MasterCard International Based in Singapore, Mr Gangotena will oversee strategic planning and development of innovative businesses and partners across the region. Derek Palaschuk Chief ... not stand for re-election. Previously president, Americas, at EDS, she has now retired. Rachel Wu Lead analyst for financial institutions Moody's Investors Service Ms Wu joins the firm after ...

  6. HP must stick with former chief executive's strategy, analysts say

    Posted Feb 14th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... HP's board had vowed to push forward with Ms Fiorina's plan of a unified computing company, despite the views expressed by some observers that HP could be better off divesting some of its ... that current business must be unaffected, but some legacy products may be at risk of earlier retirement.' Gartner, however, forecast no significant strategic changes at HP 'for at least six ...

  7. CNOOC takes starring role in Washington: Behind Closed Doors

    Posted Jul 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are retired US military officers and one, Pete Aldridge, previously served as an undersecretary of defence under Donald Rumsfeld. Concessions like those might be too much for Beijing to accept, ... openness to co-operating with the process. 'We had planned for and want to participate in a CFIUS review of the transaction as soon as possible.' CNOOC chairman and chief executive Fu ...

  8. Why the ultimate TV image is out of sight

    Posted Nov 01st 2004, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... 'adoption fatigue' and just cannot be bothered to get to grips with new TV technology when the current stuff is tricky enough. Robert Adler, the retired Zenith engineer who helped invent ... their local electronics store. Although HDTV appeals to me, I do not find it irresistible. I plan to hang on to my fuzzy but trusty vintage TV until it becomes unwatchable and/or uneconomical ...

  9. 24 hours with Tamara Mellon

    Posted Nov 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... planning the diary or trips. I have meetings with each of the department heads and we pretty much get on with our own work. But it wasn't like that at all when I started the company in 1996, ... Jimmy Choo retired from the business and only did occasional special orders. We were so financially tight we didn't even have a computer- we did all the bookkeeping on a word processor. ...

  10. SMIC chief chips away at a work in progress

    Posted Jun 28th 2004, 12:00am by Michael Logan

    ... it is better to produce something for cash, rather than manufacture nothing in the face of high depreciation costs. Mr Chang defers a question about the company's future fund-raising plans to Mr ... Chang earned enough to retire during his days at Texas Instruments, but keeps working not for money but for what he says is a greater good. One example is a wheelchair-bound employee who Mr ...




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