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  1. Lai See

    Posted Sep 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... they just had at the Forbidden City. Yes, Starbucks has opened there too. Does this mean the barbarians have finally conquered the Middle Kingdom? When several thousand young people attended a rave party at the Great Wall recently, the China Daily ran headlines claiming the 'mass orgy' defiled China's great cultural heritage. Whether Starbucks is more culturally polluting ...

  2. Siemens takes Xelibri to China after good start in Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 01st 2003, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... with United States coffee chain Starbucks to sell the phones in China. 'It is an overwhelming target group: fashion-conscious, stylish people - those are the kind of people we ...

  3. Lai See

    Posted Nov 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... cent this year and these executives will be working even harder to see it rise further- some options were issued at higher than $45. from stars and stripes to starbucks Who would have thought ... with Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce chief executive Eden Woon Yi-teng. Mr Woon announced last week he would quit the organisation after 81/2 years to become responsible for Starbucks ...

  4. Lai See

    Posted Jan 04th 2005, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... There was cappuccino-like froth to local trading in United States heavyweight Starbucks yesterday. The thinly traded counter surged 43 per cent in a single transaction worth $38,880. The rise saw the coffee ... that the stock exchange will be seeking a clarification statement. Speculation that Starbucks was set to repackage itself as a Macau casino play proved groundless after it was noted that last time ...

  5. Lai See

    Posted May 06th 2005, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... WHO'S BUYING? Quiz of the day: What explains 200 people lined up outside Starbucks in Alexander House at 5pm? A: They have finished work and have nothing to do. B: The coffee is free because ...

  6. Lai See

    Posted Jul 16th 2009, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... or equity-linked notes issuers, people are scared of buying 'funny' investment products. And we can't blame them. But when HK$1 million in the bank cannot earn you the price of a Starbucks ...

  7. Lai See

    Posted Sep 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... high. The surge was prompted by news that the locally based soya milk producer is now supplying Starbucks on the mainland in the wake of the poisoned milk powder scandal. The big three mainland ...

  8. Lai See

    Posted Jun 27th 2008, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... Standard Chartered, the sponsor of Hong Kong's hugely popular annual marathon, half-marathon and 10k run, yesterday treated its 3,000 staff to a Starbucks breakfast of blueberry muffins ...

  9. Lai See

    Posted Apr 13th 2005, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... for success Singapore-based budget airline Valuair is pinching pennies as oil prices soar. Plans for the airline's T-shirt-clad stewardesses to serve Starbucks coffee were shelved because of cost ...

  10. Lai See

    Posted Apr 12th 2005, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... falling turnover with rising competition from the likes of Starbucks. According to the buyer Chevalier iTech Holdings, Pacific Coffee was approached by its financial adviser to sell ...



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