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  1. Dark days for rugby fans as TV stations get ready to pull the plug

    Posted May 09th 2010, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... pressured into bringing in an encrypted system that prevents it being picked up illegally in Asia. The end result of all this is that Hong Kong rugby union supporters may no longer be able to watch ... at the development stage. 'If Setanta do get a channel up and running in Asia, fans will have to pay for yet another sports package,' Hong Kong Rugby Football Union spokesman, Robbie McRobbie. ...

  2. Former sponsor Cathay Pacific returns to co-pilot the Hong Kong Sevens

    Posted Aug 01st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... After six years as sole title sponsors for the Hong Kong Sevens, Credit Suisse First Boston (CSFB) has decided it needs a partner. The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union (HKRFU) yesterday announced that Cathay Pacific Airways will be joining the global banking giant as the event's co-title sponsors. Paul Calello, chairman and CEO of Cathay's Asia-Pacific operation, denied ...

  3. Four more directors join exodus at Sino Union

    Posted Oct 08th 2010, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih Four executive directors resigned on Wednesday from Sino Union Energy Investment Group, continuing a spate of departures from the loss-making company's boardroom. Chui Say-hoe, Cheung Shing, Carl Ching Men-ky and Cui Yengxu left because of commitments in their own businesses, Sino Union said in a statement to the stock exchange. No one at Sino Union could ...

  4. Merrill chief sees strength in Bank of America union

    Posted Jun 08th 2009, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... America. He also now has a global role focusing on Asia, particularly China, Hong Kong, Singapore, Japan and India. How does the acquisition by Bank of America affect Merrill Lynch's global ... seen such a volatile market like the past 18 months. This created a new environment that offers both challenges and opportunities. I am optimistic about Asia and will figure out how to expand ...

  5. BEA swoop on Golden Eagle ends asset chase

    Posted Dec 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Daniel Ren in Shanghai A unit of Bank of East Asia has bought a minority stake in Golden Eagle Asset Management, reflecting foreign investors' continued interest in the mainland's lucrative mutual fund sector. BEA Union Investment Management, a joint venture between the Hong Kong bank and German company Union Asset Management Holding, bought an 11 per cent stake ...

  6. A quarter-century of coming to the rescue

    Posted Nov 15th 2010, 12:00am by Enoch Yiu

    ... services business occurred to Rey-Herme, a doctor, when he was working at the French embassy in Jakarta in the early 1980s. He realised the expatriate community working for multinationals in Asia ... looks at competitive issues among European Union members. 'Community services help people. These activities also have business value, as I can meet different people from different sectors ...

  7. HK$2m fund to help journalism students

    Posted May 26th 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... from Columbia University in New York to come here. 'Asia is where all the exciting things are happening. Over the past year at HKU, I did a story for the Post Magazine and did a video broadcast for a US TV channel on the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens. It's been incredible,' she said. Kuok Hui Kwong, managing director and chief executive of the SCMP Group, said the group ...

  8. Mongolia teeters on the brink of a mining boom

    Posted Sep 27th 2010, 12:00am by Naomi Rovnick

    ... which at one time or another has been part of either China or the Soviet Union, has vast coal, copper and gold deposits, yet its people are mostly poor by anybody's measure. Some Mongolia ... in Asia at the moment.' Others argue that such optimism is premature. That is partly because the next big project in the pipeline, Tavan Tolgoi, also looks set to take a long time to get ...

  9. Lai See

    Posted Aug 06th 2010, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... has been declared the year of the seafarer by the International Maritime Organisation and the three seafaring unions have organised a seminar in September to mark the occasion on the subject ... of Asia's sandwich generation say they have to work harder to cover their various expenses; about half have reduced their savings and investments; nearly two-thirds are more cautious ...

  10. Lai See

    Posted Jul 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Luisa Tam

    ... in this union British consumer goods company, Reckitt Benckiser has announced a cash offer of GBP11.71 (HK$139) a share for Durex condom-maker SSL International. Reckitt agreed to buy SSL for GBP2.5 ... that the country will soon provide fertile ground for a booming online luxury market. The China Luxury Forecast, released by Ruder Finn Asia and market research institution Albatross Global Solutions ...




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