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  1. Stadium 'was a duck, not a swan'

    Posted Jan 28th 2004, 12:00am by Sara Bradford

    ... that the environment was too difficult with Hong Kong stadium's shading and climatic conditions.' Ms Li said the pitch was in such a poor condition that the organisers of 1998's Rugby Sevens ... the pitch was left in such a poor condition that it could not safely be used for football or rugby matches. The government is seeking unspecified damages from Wembley for 'serious or persistent ...

  2. Queen of the main event

    Posted Jul 25th 2004, 12:00am by Noel Prentice

    ... that bring people together, things which bring people passion. We have brought parades, big events like the Rugby Sevens, shows like Cirque du Soleil, which had never been here before. 'In fact, ... business model in Hong Kong and greater China with Octagon's name closely associated to marque events, especially the phenomenally successful Hong Kong Sevens. But their portfolio goes way ...

  3. Lai See

    Posted Feb 12th 2009, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... of 15 sports fans from the hedge fund industry are digging into their own pockets to sponsor a team at this year's Rugby 10s tournament, the curtain-raiser to the Hong Kong Sevens. Each ...

  4. Jason Dasey

    Posted Jul 18th 2010, 12:00am by Jason Dasey

    ... in a country where rugby will always rule. 'It's been a real watershed for the sport with the All Blacks and the Warriors of rugby league wearing white as tributes to the side,' said ...

  5. China, where luxury brands are in

    Posted Mar 05th 2011, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... luxury brands occupied seven slots in the top 10 rankings, Cartwright said. However, only four such brands made the list in Singapore, and in Britain only two entered the top 10. The global study ...

  6. Nissan in limbo waiting for Japan-made parts

    Posted Mar 30th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... closing at a seven-month low of HK$12.06. Dongfeng has a separate carmaking joint venture with Honda Motor. A spokesman for Honda China, which also partners with Guangzhou Automobile Group, said ...

  7. Lai See

    Posted Jul 16th 2005, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... Australian rugby team captain who we hope will forgive us for thinking that his own idea of a long way to run is the length of a rugby pitch. As an incentive, the Standard Chartered Marathon, which ...

  8. Flight delays grow longer as airport handles more traffic

    Posted Mar 22nd 2011, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... traffic. The average delay on all flights was up seven minutes in the past three years. 'Delays are caused by a lot of reasons- bad weather, airspace restrictions, aircraft performance ...

  9. Danish shipping giant to add more HK-flagged ships

    Posted Jul 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... by Hong Kong enable us to better service our customers.' The 17 ships Maersk has on the Hong Kong register total about 770,000 gross tonnes. They comprise seven large container ships varying between 6,700 teu (20-foot equivalent units) and 8,600 teu and 10 feeder container ships of 1,100 to 2,000 teu. Ownership of the seven large boxships was transferred to Maersk Shipping Hong Kong ...

  10. TV report on clenbuterol in pigs sees 22 people held

    Posted Mar 19th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zhuang Pinghui Mainland police have detained at least 22 people after a television expose about illegal additives in pig feed. The detainees included 14 people from Henan- seven pig farm managers, six traders and one buyer for Jiyuan Shuanghui, a subsidiary of the mainland's biggest meat processor. Eight others were taken into custody in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, where ...




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