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  1. Young book-lovers turn more to e-readers

    Posted Jul 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... hackers. 'I write for a Murdoch paper. It's not a great week for us,' he said, referring to Rupert Murdoch, owner of the now-closed News of the World, who has been embroiled ...

  2. Hong Kong's biological alarm clock is ringing

    Posted Jan 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... if Carmen, a name adopted to protect her privacy, turns out to have sold her story to a magazine that is part of media tycoon Rupert Murdoch's empire. She has joined an exclusive club of which he is one of the best-known members- people who become parents in their 60s or even in their 70s. Mr Murdoch was 70 when he and his third wife, Wendi Deng, had the first of their two ...

  3. Lai See

    Posted Jun 30th 2006, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... family, and there's been plenty of that lately. li junior won't play with father We have Rupert Murdoch to thank for the knowledge that there is actually someone in the business world who doesn't want to do a deal with Mr Li. His son, Richard. Mr Murdoch told his own newspaper, The Australian, this week that the senior Li had offered to buy the telecommunications ...

  4. Talking points

    Posted Apr 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to the city's public health department, which has demanded changes after finding violations, including rodent activity. Murdoch and son testify at Leveson inquiry Rupert Murdoch, the 81-year-old head of News Corp, is expected to testify for the next three days at the Leveson media ethics inquiry in London. Murdoch and his son James (both pictured) can expect tougher questioning than they faced ...

  5. Talking points

    Posted Aug 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... minutes. Murdoch protester to be sentenced Jonathan May-Bowles, a British protester who threw a plate of foam at News Corp's Rupert Murdoch during a parliamentary hearing ... harassment, alarm or distress. Leaving court, May-Bowles echoed Australian-born Murdoch's own statement to the committee, telling reporters: 'This has been the most humble day of my ...

  6. iMoney weekly rides stock wave in quest for advertising revenue

    Posted Oct 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... weeklies' rate of below HK$10,000. Bracing for Murdoch entry International newspapers are becoming less enthusiastic about subscription-driven websites as they prepare to compete with Rupert Murdoch's newly acquired Wall Street Journal. The Financial Times is opening up its FT.com website, allowing limited free access while maintaining a subscription model. The new model will allow ...

  7. PCCW 'Superboy' rings in changes

    Posted Jun 25th 2006, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... to Rupert Murdoch for about US$950 million. Analysts said Mr Murdoch overpaid. Relations between the Murdochs and Li were fractious for years, but they appear to have put their differences behind ...

  8. Lai See

    Posted Aug 31st 2007, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... Ben Kwok Much to speak of as Li's track record speaks volumes He made his name by selling a loss-making business to Rupert Murdoch for a high price. He trumped Lee Hsien Yang, ... thought of scooping the US$5 billion purchase by Rupert Murdoch of Dow Jones and its Wall Street Journal? 'I couldn't afford it,' said the son of Asia's richest man. 'But ...

  9. What's On

    Posted Mar 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Henry Jones received a patent for his invention of self-raising flour 1931: Australian newspaper and television magnate Rupert Murdoch was born 1980: President Zia of Pakistan crushed ...

  10. Lai See

    Posted Aug 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... postponement, damage to wedding gown and loss of rings. It doesn't cover a happy marriage, though- that takes real work or at least lots of jewellery. Murdoch supporter Raise your hand if you support Rupert Murdoch's buying into Dow Jones and Wall Street Journal. Spare Lai See, but he had little luck finding anyone cheering for Mr Murdoch's purchase. (Many actually blamed ...




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