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  1. Macau casinos eye ways to nab cheats

    Posted Jun 20th 2005, 12:00am by Freda Wan

    ... if they can identify one card cheater before he strikes, this would already pay for the system,' Mr Ruggles said. One card sharp cheated millions out of the Sands last May. A Biometrica study of Stratosphere Casino in Las Vegas found that installing the system saved US$536,000 per year for the company. But it is not just cheats that the casinos hope to keep away. As China's central ...

  2. Shift to top blue chips as market holds steady

    Posted Jun 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Anette Jonsson Exporters slip back on negative US business activity report but China Mobile continues its winning run Hong Kong's leading stocks finished slightly higher yesterday, ... chips finished lower. Also helping the index was China Mobile, which extended a near 3?-year high further on the back of recent brokerage upgrades. Yesterday's 1.05 per cent gain to $28.75 ...

  3. Clash over tactics for protection of maritime trade

    Posted Sep 16th 2003, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... A line in the sand was drawn at the weekend between two influential camps hoping to shape the direction of efforts to secure maritime trade from being used for acts of international ... across the Pacific and Atlantic oceans. It is also, with newly recruited China Merchants Holdings (International), developing a 'smart container', with the prototype to be completed ...

  4. China faces fallout from P2P ruling

    Posted Jul 05th 2005, 12:00am by Stuart Biggs

    ... not endorse the use of illegal download sites- however, free music sites are different.' Shinji Obana, supervisor at Sony China's corporate communication division, said: 'Our online ad ... Chen Bo. But whether such MP3 search services in China remain legal is arguably less significant for companies such as Baidu than the effect the supreme court ruling will have on investor ...

  5. China newspaper sales top 93.5m

    Posted May 31st 2005, 12:00am by Stuart Biggs

    ... Stuart Biggs China top newspaper market Mainland newspapers recorded stellar growth last year, with sales reaching 93.5 million copies and the country surpassing Japan in having the most ... advertising revenues in China have risen an aggregate 116 per cent over the past five years. Other parts of Asia enjoyed similarly high levels of growth last year and the region as a whole now boasts ...

  6. China Unicom to buy CTM stake

    Posted Nov 25th 2004, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... WANG XIANGWEI in Beijing and HUI YUK-MIN The central government has given approval for China Unicom to buy as much as 49 per cent of Macau's leading telecommunications firm, Companhia de Telecomunicacoes de Macau (CTM), in the latest move to boost economic integration between the mainland and Macau. China Unicom, the mainland's No 2 mobile phone operator, is expected ...

  7. Tycoons get China Netcom IPO rolling

    Posted Oct 29th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... HUI YUK-MIN and NICHOLE CHAN Two of Hong Kong's top property tycoons- Li Ka-shing and Lee Shau-kee- are backing state-owned China Netcom Group Corp (Hong Kong)'s initial public ... for China Netcom shares. His son Richard Li Tzar-kai is in talks to sell a substantial stake in Hong Kong fixed-line operator PCCW to China Netcom's parent China Network Communications Group ...

  8. CSFB picks ex-Merrill banker as China head

    Posted Sep 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Zhang Liping as its country head for China. Mr Zhang replaces Wei Christianson, CSFB's former China chairwoman, who left her post at the end of last month for 'personal reasons'. ... overall responsibility for CSFB's investment banking activities in China and will report to Eric Varvel, head of investment banking for Asia-Pacific ex-Japan. 'This new hire reflects ...

  9. China breaks new ground in supercomputer systems

    Posted Jun 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez China has entered an elite group of countries making the world's fastest supercomputers, as a high-performance system in Shanghai took 10th place in a recent ranking ... High-Tech Park in Pudong. It can handle 8.06 teraflops, or trillions of calculations per second. A total of 14 supercomputers in China made the top 500 list this year, up from nine in last ...

  10. Sun gets ready to shine in China

    Posted Jun 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... China. 'China is an important emerging economy, free from the burden of having many legacy [information technology] systems. Its fast rate of growth also provides an opportunity to step up the adoption of innovative technologies.' The participation of Mr Schwartz, who was appointed to his new role last April, is expected to sharpen the SunNetwork Conference's focus on China ...




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