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  1. Talking points

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... The global banking giant will sign a multi-year, multimillion-dollar deal with the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union to join long-time supporter Cathay Pacific as co-title sponsors. When HSBC claimed ... 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 ...

  2. Lai See

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

    ... by diversifying,' he said. Mr Rogers himself hopes to move to Asia, probably Hong Kong or Singapore, as soon as he can sell his New York mansion. He sounded decidedly down on the United States, including ... the maximum city speed in his home state is only 65 kilometres per hour, or a bit less than half of the maximum Hong Kong city limit of 110km per hour. Cathay boss' rugby past Which blue-chip ...

  3. Young HK trio set to link with Waratahs

    Posted Jun 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... stage. The Kowloon scrumhalf, who has been identified as one of the future pillars of the game, will rub shoulders with players from the Super 15 side and the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union hope ... has been outside Asia to play rugby, with Terry never having left Hong Kong,' Rees said. 'Both players will be exposed to rugby at the top level while also experiencing how the game ...

  4. IRB unseats Sevens' 'white knight'

    Posted Mar 23rd 2011, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... of gratitude,' said Gregory, chairman of the Hong Kong Rugby Football Union. 'They had wanted to continue sponsoring the Hong Kong Sevens, but unfortunately we cannot oblige because ... Swiss financial giant Credit Suisse has been prevented from continuing its long-term association with the Hong Kong Sevens by the International Rugby Board, according to top rugby official ...

  5. Law firms' union driven by offshore listing fever

    Posted Jan 14th 2008, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... to surrender its 145-year-old independent practice and merge with international firm Mayer Brown, says Elaine Lo. Ms Lo, chairwoman of the partnership board of JSM, will become chairwoman of the Asia ... firm's network in Asia and on the mainland. 'We have a strong network in the US, Europe and London but not in Asia. The merger with JSM will allow us to have a network in China, Hong Kong, ...

  6. 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 ... rugby still enjoyed a healthy year with a larger than expected surplus of HK$27.4 million, including a HK$7 million transfer from its affiliated Rugby Union Club. Even last October's ...

  7. HSBC tied to fake Sevens tickets

    Posted Mar 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 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 ... 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, ...

  8. 26

    Posted Mar 31st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Pacific and HSBC Bank had pulled out forcing the union to go hunting for sponsors for Hong Kong's biggest sporting event. At the time, the HKRFU was confident it could pick and choose. ... Hong Kong Sevens. Thankfully, the union found another sponsor- Credit Suisse First Boston- just weeks before kick-off. However, millions of dollars worth of merchandise had to be destroyed. ...

  9. CSFB chief trumpets Asia's investment promise

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

    ... in different markets.' As to what team will win the rugby tournament, Mr Calello stayed true to Asia-Pacific and put his money on New Zealand. A safe bet perhaps, as they are the reigning world ... and rising interest rates prompted some analysts to warn of a potential liquidity flight from Asia, but Credit Suisse First Boston's top man in the region sees no evidence that investors ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - INVESTMENT

    Unions 'an option' to run MPF schemes

    Posted Nov 25th 2012, 12:00am by Gary Cheung, John Carney

    ... Gary Cheung and John Carney Pensions chief suggests NGO involvement may help force down management fees, but lawmakers and investment firm raise doubts Unions 'an option' to run ... Hung-yuk cited trade unions and industry associations as an example of possible alternatives to the current scheme providers from the finance industry. She pointed to trade union involvement ...




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