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  1. Mogul Murdoch buys $10m home for Olympics bash

    Posted Apr 08th 2005, 12:00am by Ray Cheung

    ... Ray Cheung in Beijing Media tycoon Rupert Murdoch and his wife Wendi Deng have recently purchased a 10 million yuan courtyard house in an exclusive Beijing neighbourhood to entertain ... the Forbidden City and the Zhongnanhai leadership compound, would be used as a place for guests to relax and enjoy the Olympics. Mr Murdoch, who counts former president Jiang Zemin as a personal friend ...

  2. 'Historical' Beijing home in the making for Murdochs

    Posted Nov 24th 2004, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Peggy Sito Media mogul Rupert Murdoch and his wife, Wendi Deng, are lining up to become the proud owners of a grand residential courtyard property in Beijing's swanky Jingshan area. ... for the purchase. The house, which is selling for more than 10 million yuan, is built along typical siheyuan lines. Neither Mr Murdoch nor Mrs Murdoch, whose home town is in Xuzhou, Jiangsu province, could ...


    Posted Sep 28th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... glamour-boy David Beckham and the huge push his autobiography, My Side, is receiving from Rupert Murdoch's HarperCollins and newspapers in the News Corp stable. But George Best is more than ...

  4. Growing old disgracefully: the boomers trash ageism

    Posted Jun 20th 2004, 12:00am by Allison Jones

    ... many say they can't afford to retire many others simply don't want to- particularly those running their own businesses. Rupert Murdoch, Alan Greenspan and several Hong Kong tycoons ...

  5. The Dragon's tale

    Posted Nov 08th 2004, 12:00am by Alister McMillan, Seth Faison

    ... the proprietor, Rupert Murdoch, demanded stronger China coverage. He covered the rise of dissent in Beijing from the moment astrophysicist Fang Lizhi called for political reform at a meeting ...

  6. slice of life

    Posted Mar 30th 2004, 12:00am by Virginia Maher

    ... field that is forever England.' The words were borrowed from the British poet Rupert Brooke and inscribed by the governor of Macau on the front page of an album sent to the British prime ...

  7. A work of art

    Posted Jun 13th 2004, 12:00am by Anna Koor

    ... Paul Murdoch (paul@paulmurdocharchitects), who guided the project through planning-review panels, committees and neighbourhood consultations. He was also responsible for the contractor bidding ... spent a lot of money on five skylights... there are no shadows in daylight and it's beautifully balanced,' says Ho. For the skylights in the new studio, Murdoch specified ...

  8. Fisherman's friend

    Posted Aug 14th 2003, 12:00am by Steve Cray

    ... to relax when he was in pain. 'He told me it was the only relief he used to get.' One of Gray's best friends, Lamma resident Frank Murdoch, who knew him for 28 years, said: ...



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