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  1. A bad week for ...

    Posted Apr 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Howard Shaw The grandson of Runme Shaw - who founded the Shaw Organisation with brother Run Run Shaw - was charged in Singapore for having paid sex with an under-age prostitute. Shaw, 41, and 47 others, including former UBS executive Juerg Buergin, 40, allegedly paid S$450 to S$750 (HK$2,800 to HK$4,700) for each encounter with the prostitute, according to The Straits Times. Shaw ...

  2. Casino chiefs fearful after run of attacks

    Posted Jul 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of violence has evoked memories of the late 1990s, when the then Portuguese-run enclave was rocked by assassinations, car bombings and gangland attacks as rival gangs battled for the control ...

  3. Time running out for Sands' casino project

    Posted Jul 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... The stock has shed 26 per cent since May. 'Gaming companies are, in fact, trying hard to start construction on their Cotai sites as most of their existing properties are running at near ...

  4. Casinos' run of bad luck picks up speed

    Posted Oct 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Neil Gough neil.gough@scmp.com It turns out the house does not always win. SJM Holdings led a massive plunge in shares of Macau casino operators yesterday, falling a record 25 per cent. It was the second day of a rout that has erased HK$135.5 billion in m ...

  5. US$1b light railway up and running in Macau by 2014

    Posted Sep 17th 2010, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih The Macau government will spend US$1 billion to build a light railway by 2014 and continue expansion thereafter, according to Michael Lam Soi-hoi, a transport infrastructure consultant with the city's government. 'In the next 10 yea ...

  6. Lucky run and cost cuts bolster Galaxy earnings

    Posted Jul 31st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Neil Gough Macau casino operator Galaxy Entertainment Group saw revenue and pre-tax profit rise for the third consecutive quarter, driven by cost cutting and a lucky run on the high-stakes ... per cent from the first quarter. JP Morgan gaming analyst Billy Ng said StarWorld's performance was partly boosted by a lucky run on the high-stakes tables. The casino won back a higher ...

  7. Macau's health chief might be too busy to run for top office

    Posted May 01st 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... law governing chief executive elections, a principal official is barred from running unless he or she resigns before the nomination period. Political commentator Larry So Man-yum said Dr Chui ...

  8. Interport races have run out of steam

    Posted Apr 15th 2009, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken For an idea symptomatic of what was described at the time as an unprecedented level of co-operation between the Hong Kong and Macau racing jurisdictions, the interport events must now have come full circle. How else could anyone describe the p ...


    Posted Feb 09th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 10km MARTIN HASKINS Age: 38 Occupation: Technical director of architectural firm Time: 50 minutes (approx) It was a really good run. I felt a bit sleepy and I went into the race without ... I couldn't run my race naturally. TIMOTHY RAYNER Age: 30 Unemployed Time: 53 minutes (approx) It was my first 10km race in Hong Kong and it was really nice. The weather was cool but it was quite ...

  10. Racy ad had 10-year run before exposure in international journal

    Posted Dec 13th 2008, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with hot bodies to work as nightclub hostesses'. In a grovelling apology from the editorial board, the journal said it had checked with 'a German sinologist' before running ...




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