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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MR. SHANGKONG

    What does Starbucks say of your status?

    Posted Oct 29th 2012, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... George Chen There is a not-so-subtle pecking order to be observed among Hong Kong's big-money operators and the places they take their clients to talk business What does a Starbucks ... several banks and wealth-management firms: a branch of Starbucks, and the pricier Classified. Some industry insiders say Starbucks is often occupied by junior, associate-level bankers conferring ...

  2. Starbucks a veritable melting pot as its multiracial baristas show

    Posted Jan 29th 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... accounts. However, one coffee chain is trying to put its best multicultural face forward. For its new outlet in Tsim Sha Tsui's iSquare, Starbucks wants it known it is not only an equal ... it is right opposite the Chungking Mansions building, but it is in the heart of Tsim Sha Tsui on Nathan Road where many cultures and minorities live and work in Hong Kong,' Starbucks general ...

  3. Community work blends in at Starbucks

    Posted May 31st 2008, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... Hahn, general manager of Starbucks Hong Kong, is well aware of the paradoxes that come with making a public commitment to CSR. He is therefore well armed with facts and figures demonstrating ...

  4. SoHo succumbs to Starbucks invasion

    Posted May 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It's happened. With the recent opening of the Starbucks outlet on Caine Road, the invasion of SoHo is almost complete. The problem isn't Starbucks itself, despite its high prices and questionable ethics. Rather, it is the unbearable uniformity which having a Starbucks on every corner creates. You can't avoid the places. The drive to kill off the distinctive character of SoHo, ...

  5. Just bleep if you want to support the cause

    Posted Dec 09th 2006, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Annemarie Evans Starbucks Coffee and Octopus join forces to fight Aids this Christmas Using a giant red cup, Starbucks Coffee and Octopus have come together to produce a novel way ... enterprise in Hong Kong has organised donations using the card. Each time the customer bleeps on the machine, it means HK$10 more in the campaign, and 30 seconds later they can bleep again. Starbucks ...

  6. HK saturated with highly priced coffee

    Posted Jan 14th 2008, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... The competition between the city's coffee shops has grown phenomenally in the last decade, Miranda Yeung reports Every morning Agnes Lee heads to the Starbucks, orders a HK$30-cup ... HK$20 on a cup of coffee. But getting a fresh brew from a well-designed, up-scale chain like Starbucks or Pacific Coffee has become routine for many people like Lee. The phenomenal success ...

  7. Coffee-chain giant provides a platform to showcase local artists

    Posted Dec 09th 2010, 12:00am

    ... Ben Sin A new art exhibition was launched at the Cultural Centre on Tuesday night- at the Starbucks coffee shop. Hong Kong-based Polish artist XYZ's (pictured, real name Olgierd ... artists' hub Alivenotdead. According to Teresa Shum Wai-ching, public relations and communications manager of Starbucks Hong Kong, the aim of the project is to promote local artists and send ...

  8. Business - Comment - MR. SHANGKONG

    A house is not a home until it becomes affordable

    Posted Mar 04th 2013, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... or expensive. How cheap is cheap? And how expensive is expensive? A hundred people will give 100 different answers. I grew up in Shanghai. When Starbucks and Pizza Hut first opened their shops in Shanghai more than a decade ago, I was studying at university. A cup of Starbucks latte cost something like 10 yuan, a luxury for students at that time. Many young Shanghainese would take ...

  9. Now you can view the harbour and skyline indoors... over coffee

    Posted Sep 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ben Sin Many people go to the Tsim Sha Tsui promenade to catch a view of Hong Kong's harbour and skyline. Now, the nearest Starbucks- the Cultural Centre branch, just a few steps away ... in an effort to blend local art with, well, coffee? Starbucks Hong Kong PR and communications manager Teresa Shum Wai-ching said the chain had incorporated some form of local culture into their new ...

  10. Lai See

    Posted Jun 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in 1979 when he swam to the mainland, leaving behind his wife and daughter. Taiwan says he is welcome to return but will have to stand trial for his defection. Finance, romance and Starbucks We hear there's some consternation among present and former University of Hong Kong students over the imminent closure of the Starbucks outlet in Sun Yat-sen Plaza. The coffee shop ...




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