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  1. How to Talk About Books You Haven't Read

    Posted Mar 09th 2008, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... Charmaine Chan How to Talk About Books You Haven't Read by Pierre Bayard Granta, HK$155 There is nothing wrong with discussing books without actually having read them. In fact, says ... to Talk About Books You Haven't Read shows how we unwittingly downgrade other activities associated with books: Bayard argues, for example, that skimming may be 'the most efficient way ...

  2. Haven for artists

    Posted Feb 27th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Check out Lennie Tsui's hand-painted T-shirts and caps when you visit DY Club Cafe Gallery in Tsim Sha Tsui ...

  3. Talking points

    Posted Dec 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories... Tabloid's former editor to testify on hacking CNN talk show host Piers Morgan will revisit his career in tabloid journalism when he appears before a judicial inquiry into the ethi ...

  4. News - World - ENTERTAINMENT

    Gerard Depardieu compares Putin with Pope John Paul II

    Posted May 19th 2013, 08:33am by AFP

    ... cent tax on the super rich. He told the Komsomolskaya Pravda daily in an interview published yesterday that he admired what Putin had done in his 13 years in charge. "I have many Russian ...

  5. Drums call time on tax dodgers

    Posted Mar 13th 2005, 12:00am

    ... S.N.M. Abdi in Calcutta Tax evaders in southern India have been told to pay up or face the music: professional drummers paid to play non-stop outside their homes. Authorities in Rajahmundry, Andhra Pradesh, have resorted to the novel strategy to recover property and water taxes unpaid despite postal reminders, e-mails and phone calls. Tax collectors accompanied by drummers ...

  6. Be your own man

    Posted Feb 14th 2011, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... adviser. Luckily we found out what was going on before she handed over any money. 4 We need to get the opinions of the (conman/man in the street) about the proposed new taxes. 5 We must find (an odd-job man/a conman) to do those repairs in the kitchen. I haven't got time to do them myself. Answers: The man for the job: 1. b, 2. b, 3. a, 4. b, 5. b More men: 1. b, 2. a, 3. b, 4. a, 5. ...

  7. Jockey Club Mulls offshore betting move

    Posted Sep 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... different jurisdictions, but also based in a tax haven to enable aggressive pricing. And this development has the Jockey Club worried. 'If we are not part of commingling, then we are rivals ...

  8. Only three things are certain: death, taxes and a Cable TV bill

    Posted Sep 29th 2007, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo Cable TV is nothing if not persistent when it comes to collecting overdue charges- even a dead customer is not allowed to slip through the net. A Mr Chan committed suicide last month. His brother went to Cable to try to cancel his subscriptio ...

  9. Company of actress fined 7.1m yuan for tax evasion

    Posted Apr 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter The company of millionaire actress Liu Xiaoqing was fined 7.1 million yuan yesterday. Her brother-in-law, Jing Jun, was sentenced to three years in jail for tax crimes worth ... the company's books by inflating its expenditure and suppressing income between 1996 and 2001. The falsification allowed the company to evade tax payments worth 6.8 million yuan. Jing was held ...

  10. Fest artists have to pay $9m in taxes

    Posted Jan 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai The government is expected to collect at least $9 million in taxes from performance fees paid to overseas artists who took part in last year's Harbour Fest, which cost ... the American Chamber of Commerce, which organised the concerts, was finalising the amount of tax payable. It was estimated that more than $9 million would be collected, he said. 'We understand ...




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