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  1. Creative spaces

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vanessa Yung Central's Hollywood Road has always been rewarding territory for treasure hunters, but a number of new outlets are expanding the type of collectibles on offer beyond the familiar red cabinets and snuff bottles. One is art and design space Deem, opened by Australian interior designer Debra Little at 252 Hollywood Road. On offer are original artwork, vintage pieces ...

  2. SPACE opens up world of career opportunities

    Posted Mar 06th 2004, 12:00am by Chris Davis

    ... and Continuing Education (SPACE). Ms Ng says the public is looking for financial planners who have demonstrated a commitment to competency, and financial professionals want certification that sets them ... professionals. As one of the four pillars identified by the government, financial services are seen as a key Hong Kong strength. It is also the most sustainable, says Ms Ng. SPACE offers a range ...

  3. Green policy oversight gives Henderson space worth $800m

    Posted Mar 13th 2006, 12:00am by Chloe Lai, Quinton Chan

    ... Promenade development due to a government blunder, also gained more than 12,000 square metres of extra floor space for the project- worth almost $800 million- free. The developer paid no land premium for the space allotted to so-called 'green features'- most of which are usually charged a concessionary premium- because planning officials failed to state a maximum gross floor ...

  4. Heavens above

    Posted Feb 27th 2009, 12:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... for a mezzanine- a room within a room that utilises the space above to brilliant effect. Building a mezzanine is one of the simplest and most cost-effective ways to expand living space. So long as you have ... with a low, sometimes sloping ceiling. Designers of office buildings, hotels and warehouses routinely include mezzanines to maximise the usefulness of a space which, through necessity, will often ...

  5. Former BAML bankers step up Asia deal-making

    Posted Jul 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... in Asia, it's pretty crowded and competitive. It's very difficult to get good value in the primary private equity deal space,' said Massara. 'On [a] relative basis, there are fewer players who are looking at the direct secondary space,' he said, adding there were about 1,000 private equity deals across Asia in the secondary space where investors want to sell ...

  6. Business - Money - THE WEEK EXPLAINED

    The Week Explained: Media reporting

    Posted Jan 07th 2013, 12:00am by Stephen Vines

    ... are some tips to make sense of what you see and read. Perhaps the most fraught are those breathless television financial shows where lots of space needs to be filled, and much of it is taken up ... financial news space. But the same strictures apply to other investments, particularly currencies that fluctuate in price over any given trading day. Individual traders get frustrated when they fail ...

  7. Chongqing investors eye shops for best returns

    Posted Jul 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... people and has been labelled the fastest-growing metropolis in the world. Chen started buying properties in 1993 when he invested about 240,000 yuan to purchase three retail spaces of between 28 ... a lot of retail space for business activities,' said Chen. 'Retail properties are more competitive than residential properties,' he said. 'This is because while the city ...

  8. Visionaries

    Posted Nov 14th 2010, 12:00am by Richard James Havis

    ... Considering that the future of humankind is in space- it has to be, as the sun will one day die- precious little is written about space exploration. But the subject does get a lot of coverage at the institute's site. 'Nasa's Next Space Suit' is about a suit that has been developed for the future trip to Mars. It's much more elegant than the classic lunar landing ensemble, ...

  9. Stretching the truth

    Posted Nov 01st 2009, 12:00am by Daniel Jeffreys

    ... of that size. If every apartment has 1,000 square feet of usable space that means 500 units. With 10 per floor the building would have 50 storeys. Except it has 65, because the developer has built 15 floors of car parking space, all of which is exempt from the gross floor area of the property. The developer then sells or leases the parking spaces without paying a premium. Conservative ...

  10. Events

    Posted Apr 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tomorrow: GIC/GCC breakfast event: 'The end of progress: how modern economics has failed us'. American Club. Australian Chamber of Commerce seminar: 'From frying pan to fire: A checklist for would-be entrepreneurs'. Infinitus Plaza, Sheung Wan. British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Broader Hong Kong commercial space masterplan embraces CBD2 ...




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