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  1. Spectacular display of Lamborghinis revs up fund-raising event

    Posted Mar 26th 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... a fund-raising event along one of the cruise ship piers behind Harbour City on Wednesday night in support of the Benji's Centre providing speech therapy to children from low-income families. ... like Menard Cosmetic sets, Leonidas chocolates, Citibank wealth management advice books, and Fairton (which operates Sportmax and other brands) gift coupons to add to the charity's ...

  2. Second blogger draws ire over wealth

    Posted Sep 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com While many of the public's questions remain unanswered about the curious wealth of Guo Meimei, the young woman whose online exhibition of her ... questions about whether the wealth came from her father, who is reportedly the deputy chief of a poor county in Guizhou. A Tianfu Morning Post report identified the woman, who was seen carrying ...

  3. Conspicuous wealth

    Posted Oct 24th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A model displays the largest diamond briolette offered for auction in Asia. The 31.92-carat diamond, suspended on a diamond and emerald necklace, is expected to fetch between HK$19 million and HK$25 million at a Christie's auction on November 28 at t ...

  4. Put your best foot forward with mum to help charity raise funds for drought-hit Gansu

    Posted Apr 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivian Chen If you want to do something different with your mum this Mother's Day, how about taking her on a hike for a good cause? A Drop of Life will be hosting a charity hike on Mother's Day, May 13, to raise funds for residents of drought-hit Gansu province who have to travel long distances to get water. Each participant will walk with a bucket of water weighing 4.5kg ...

  5. Help fund soccer stars of the future

    Posted Apr 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... on sports development. Soccer is not included in the elite sports scheme, so funding is limited. Small clubs must find their own sponsors to survive. Last year, a HK$7 billion Elite Athletes Development Fund was proposed to replace the current subsidy system. But this only benefits higher ranked athletes. We need to build more soccer schools. This would help youngsters improve their game ...

  6. Another scandal rocks Red Cross

    Posted Aug 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Choi Chi-yuk chiyuk.choi@scmp.com The father of a four-year-old leukaemia patient is threatening to take a fund-raising organisation affiliated with the scandal-plagued Red Cross Society of China to court for allegedly keeping 50,000 yuan (HK$61,000) of charity-auction funds meant to go towards his daughter's medical bills. 'If the Angel Fund does not give me a reasonable ...

  7. An early start and a walk in the park as hundreds take steps to raise funds for needy children

    Posted Mar 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivian Chen Plan International Hong Kong has celebrated its 75th anniversary with a fund-raising walk around Ocean Park. The charity lined up celebrity ambassadors singer-actor Ekin Cheng Yee-kin and actress Louisa So Yuk-wa to officiate at Sunday's event. Hundreds of participants gathered at 7am to raise funds for the charity, which supports underprivileged children in China, ...

  8. Time for a celebration

    Posted Nov 07th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... an exhibition of watches and artwork. Works on display then went under the hammer at an auction organised by the Sovereign Art Foundation. After the auction, Canto-pop singer and actress Kelly Chen ... including Sovereign Art Foundation chairman Howard Bilton, Hong Kong Land's Raymond Chow Ming-joe, Gigi Chao, Sharon Cheung Po-wah and Fennie Yuen Kit-ying. ...

  9. Quotes of the Week

    Posted Oct 30th 2010, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... be undermined if they are not given the chance to claim credit. James Tien Pei-chun, saying the HK$10 billion Community Care Fund will not help ease antipathy toward businesses if tycoons and companies ...

  10. 'Despicable' man jailed for funeral funds theft

    Posted Aug 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com A magistrate branded a delivery worker 'despicable' when jailing him for three months, yesterday, for stealing the HK$15,000 funeral allowance his nephew received to bury his mother. Chau Ka-lung earlier pleaded guilty in Kwun Tong Court to theft for stealing the funds that Fong Lok-tin, 18, was granted by the Social Welfare ...




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