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  1. Trysting by the pool

    Posted Jul 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... suggest Hong Kong's The Upper House for its spacious spa-inspired bathrooms with free-standing limestone baths. They say chef Gray Kunz's Michelin-star cuisine at Cafe Gray Deluxe - with steamed lobster and filet mignon, drinks such as deluxe mojitos and Hong Kong highballs - might just put you in the mood for love. NAUGHTY MUSTS Remember to pack some candles; candle light always ...

  2. Hong Kong heading for crisis of credibility over IPO frauds

    Posted May 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Goodstadt praises the hands-on prudential approach of Hong Kong's regulators. He credits it with preserving the stability of the city's banking system during the 2008 financial crisis ... with Tom Holland Leo Goodstadt is a smart chap. He was deputy editor of the Far Eastern Economic Review in the old magazine's glory days, and he headed the Hong Kong government's ...

  3. Knife's edge

    Posted Aug 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... according to a World Health Organisation (WHO) study last year. For every 10 women in Hong Kong who give birth, four have Caesarean sections, a rate nearly double that of other developed countries. In private hospitals, the rate rises to six in 10, the study says. Caesarean section delivery accounted for 16.6 per cent of all Hong Kong births in 1987, but 27.4 per cent in 1999. This rising trend ...

  4. Public hospitals may act on mainland mothers

    Posted Apr 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with the situation said that of the 11,000 mainland mothers who gave birth at public hospitals last year, more than 7,000 did not have a Hong Kong husband. 'Public hospitals will definitely cut ... was more than: 7,000 ...

  5. Mainland garment maker seeks HK$80m in Hong Kong listing

    Posted Nov 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... efficiency.' The company aims to boost its annual production capacity from the current 18.6 million pieces of underwear and 4,000 tons of fabrics to 24 million pieces and 7,000 tons respectively ... Paggie Leung paggie.leung@scmp.com The mainland-based garment manufacturer Grand Concord International Holdings is planning to raise HK$80 million through a Hong Kong listing to upgrade ...

  6. Manulife has big plans for Hong Kong

    Posted Aug 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... reach 25 to 30 per cent of its premiums and deposits sales within five years. Huddart plans to increase the company's agency force in Hong Kong by about 10 per cent each year to 7,000 ... . Manulife Hong Kong posted HK$685 million in net income attributed to shareholders in the second quarter, up 17 per cent year-on-year. Internationally, Manulife beat market expectations to record ...

  7. Avoid unwanted pregnancies by desexing your animal at an early age

    Posted Feb 27th 2011, 12:00am by Jade Lee-Duffy

    ... to feed. And, as over-population is a serious issue in Hong Kong, many pet owners know it's best to desex their pet as soon as it's old enough. But what happens if you find out your ... away at about eight weeks old. However, he advises that as 'there are lots of irresponsible breeding in Hong Kong, it's better to adopt instead of breeding your own'. ...

  8. letters

    Posted Jan 14th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The government is looking into whether he has broken the law. Commercial surrogacy is banned in Hong Kong, even if the arrangement is made overseas. Commercial surrogacy is common in the West, where people are more willing to accept this way of having children. The US also allows surrogacy. Lee understood that and has three sons born through it. This shows the grey area between Hong Kong ...

  9. Cradle to the grave

    Posted May 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in the past decade. That year, 323 girls under the age of 18 obtained lawful abortions in Hong Kong, according to government figures, while countless others had terminations on the mainland. A higher ... of their pregnancy is so profound that, day after day, they ignore the impending birth of their child.' It's difficult to know the full scale of the problem in Hong Kong- no official figures ...

  10. Bickering continues over refunds for tours to Japan

    Posted Mar 18th 2011, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... There was little chance tours to Japan would resume during Easter, he said. With more than 7,000 people signed up for tours to Japan in April, the industry faces losing another HK$42 million. 'Tours ... Amy Nip Tours to Japan from Hong Kong have been cancelled, but insurance companies have been slow to refund holidaymakers in full. That is because the tours were scratched when ...




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