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  1. Art imitates corporate life as boxes go all out to add a splash of colour

    Posted Mar 31st 2008, 12:00am by Robby Nimmo

    ... in the box of Deutsche Bank as her famous portrait graced the walls. Only, in true rugby sevens irreverence, she was sporting a Maori tribal tattoo, as seen on many a female New Zealand supporter ... Compiled by Robby Nimmo The Sevens is about creativity in more ways than one. This is expressed by the players, not to mention the South Stand dress-up troops. But perhaps nowhere is it so ...

  2. Lai See

    Posted Mar 30th 2007, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... chief executive Tony Tyler was a rugby player between 1980 and 1982, playing No8 and flanker and as a member of the 1982 Hong Kong sevens team. Mr Tyler recalls: 'I even scored a try to put ... players and fans stake their claims over the weekend. Not every bar is excited, however. Club 1997 in Lan Kwai Fong bravely sent us an e-mail with an ironic headline: 'Rugby Seven visitors ...

  3. More card scam victims surface

    Posted Mar 30th 2007, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... this week's Rugby Sevens tournament. HSBC, the bank with which all six victims of the latest scam have accounts, has reminded clients that under no circumstances will staff ask them for their PIN ... Barclay Crawford More sports events have been hit by fraudsters using scams identical to the one used to drain bank accounts of rugby supporters. After this week's report of scams ...

  4. HSBC tied to fake Sevens tickets

    Posted Mar 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... John Carney john.carney@scmp.com Police are investigating allegations that some fake tickets for the Hong Kong Sevens rugby tournament were given by HSBC to its official clients, ... of the sponsorship partnership, HSBC receives an allocation of tickets, which are used for customers and staff. All of these tickets come direct from the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union [HKRFU],' an HSBC ...

  5. Lai See

    Posted Sep 28th 2010, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... event in town that poses reputational risk should things go wrong. The Rugby Sevens tournament, for example, is a high-profile event that also has a strong police presence, but the organisers ...

  6. Lai See

    Posted May 30th 2006, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... It's one of Hong Kong's biggest sporting events, on a par with the world famous rugby sevens. It combines all-out teamwork and physical fitness with thrilling competition taking place ... financial crisis, which managing director Charlie Yip said put the company back to square one. OTO was also hit hard during the Sars outbreak, when the company experienced its worst streak of seven ...

  7. Lai See

    Posted Mar 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... lured away by the Siren Song of the Rugby Sevens. HSBC's rugger buggers at least had an opportunity to say goodbye to Mr Or at another party last night, held in a hotel in Central. ...

  8. Talking points

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... out nearly HK$15 million on the Asian Five Nations (15-a-side) and the fledgling Asian Sevens Series as it uses rugby as a vehicle to open up new markets. Sport Hospital revises maternity ... Today our editors will be keeping their eyes on... HSBC banks on the Hong Kong Sevens HSBC today gets its hands on one of the hottest properties in town: the prestigious Hong Kong Sevens ...

  9. HKRFU assets top HK$200m for first time

    Posted Jun 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com The money train just keeps rolling on and on with the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union laying claim to being one of the richest rugby governing bodies ... a turnover of around HK$100 million a year, and one year without the Hong Kong Sevens would make a huge dent in our investments.' Despite all the gloom and doom in the financial world, local ...

  10. Lai See

    Posted Apr 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... and that Tom Online's shares were down almost 20 per cent, it was easy to see whose shareholders had the laugh throughout. Banks rough it up at Sevens There is never a shortage of creativity among investment banks when it comes to social events as big as the Hong Kong Sevens. Some banks approached the Sevens weekend as if it were their initial public offering. So that was why Goldman Sachs ...




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