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  1. Lai See

    Posted Nov 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Toilets, he felt, were important for good health and were particularly important for women. 'In my view reasonable access to decent toilets should be an integral aspect of women's rights.' Men, it seems, have no need for such 'rights'. He spoke of the 'market failure' in the provision of toilets. 'On the one hand the demand is large. But, ...

  2. Failure is not an option

    Posted Jul 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... or women? 'Women!'; Singaporean Tansy Fong, a former student of the programme, led the presentation. Fong gave up a teaching career three years ago to trade options full time. Her message ... trade of equity options, a derivative involving fairly advanced maths and trading strategies. Options give investors the right to buy or sell a given security at a preset price (also known ...

  3. Women show caution

    Posted Nov 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Education Series. Fidelity interviewed 517 single and married women with the aim to: examine Hong Kong women's current financial planning behaviour and attitudes; understand women's roles ... than 35 per cent of women do not keep track of how much money they have won or lost over the past two years. The survey also reveals that women's wealth grows quickly when they get ...

  4. Developer turns a profit, shame about the much-hyped rail service

    Posted Aug 04th 2005, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... the contributions from both investment property and property development plus their related expenses. I have kept in the net contributions from station advertising as I suppose the promotion of women's ... takes the form of property development rights over the stations along the railway lines. These property profits are therefore a legitimate part of railway earnings. The argument has merit ...

  5. Business - Money

    Smart Money

    Posted Feb 18th 2013, 12:00am by Peter Guy

    ... Peter Guy moneypost@scmp.com Finance sites for women joannagoddard.blogspot.com Goddard's top-rated blog, A Cup of Jo, leans more towards discovering savings and lifestyle experiences in online shopping. This former women's magazine writer is now a housewife raising a toddler in a small New York City apartment. She shares her ideas on how to stretch the household budget ...


    Posted Jun 17th 2006, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo 'I would also like to understand women.'; Renowned physicist and divorcee Stephen Hawking, on being asked what else besides the universe he would really want to understand '[These were] motivational words.' Defence barrister Russell Coleman SC, describing the phrases 'move your arse' and 'lazy cow', which his client, Latin dance ...

  7. Girl power

    Posted Nov 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... York Stock Exchange. By surveying 35,000 discount brokerage accounts over a six-year period, US academics Brad Barber and Terrance Odean found that women's risk-adjusted returns beat ... with caution because they clearly do not apply to all men or all women. 'It should be noted the research shows that the gender effect mainly manifests itself in non-professionals,' Chun says. ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Jun 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... gratified that countries like the US and Sweden (viz. the Julian Assange case) are civilised enough to listen to women's voices. For centuries, male domination has been such that any complaints ... at the minimum wage rate? The fact that they won the right to vote (another incompetent decision), does not mean they should be entitled to our tax dollars. If Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah ...

  9. What's On

    Posted Mar 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to Promote Women of Influence' is a lunch seminar organised by the American Chamber of Commerce. March 8 marks international women's day and, to celebrate, two companies committed ...

  10. Stella hopes to raise US$300m in HK offering

    Posted May 07th 2007, 12:00am by Carol Chan

    ... lines. It mainly makes casual and women's footwear for well-known brands such as LVMH, Paul Smith, Prada, Hugo Boss, Camper, Nine West, Clarks, Kenneth Cole and Timberland. Export sales ... offerings,' said a source. Belle International, the largest women's shoe retailer in China, began its HK$8.6 billion initial public offering on Thursday. The firm is selling 1.39 billion shares ...




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