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  1. Space crusader

    Posted Jun 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... tycoon Pao Yue-kong, she was not an unknown artist in Hong Kong as she used to be in New York. It was then that she gave up making art and began to support the field as a patron. As honorary president of the Hong Kong Arts Centre and chairman emeritus of the Hong Kong Ballet, Pao has chaired both organisations' board of governors for six and 12 years respectively, during which time ...

  2. Montblanc gives longtime friend of the arts Cissy Pao Watari timely recognition

    Posted Jul 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... by the pen manufacturer since 1992, is bestowed on patrons who make excellent artistic contributions. Daughter of the late shipping giant Pao Yue-kong, Cissy is known for her love of arts ... Kong Arts Centre, Pao will donate the Euro15,000 (HK$147,000) prizemoney to her favourite cause, the centre's public art projects. 'I worked for the centre for a long time. I think ...

  3. Schools that blend the rules

    Posted Jan 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in Chinese language and culture. This mission reflects the belief of its founders- including Anna Sohmen, daughter of the late shipping tycoon Sir Yue-Kong Pao, and Tan Fuyun, former chairwoman ... Linda Yeung For the past three years, mainland-born investment banker Yan Shen has been commuting weekly from Hong Kong to Shanghai, where his family has relocated. His three children ...

  4. Pair trapped in pool after pipe bursts

    Posted May 25th 2006, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... for the Water Supplies Department. A water truck was sent to the Prince of Wales Hospital to serve staff and patients of Li Ka Shing Specialist Clinic and the Sir Yue-kong Pao Centre for Cancer. ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - WHO SAID IT?

    Who said it?

    Posted Jun 22nd 2013, 12:00am

    ... Father was a visionary. He talked about globalisation way before other people were thinking about it Anna Pao-Sohmen on her father, shipping magnate Pao Yue-kong   North Korea is prioritising... the pursuit of a useless military capability against an imaginary threat US diplomat Danny Russel   I came here to win championships and to be able to go back to back … so far, it's ...

  6. Woo re-appointed Trade Development Council chairman

    Posted Sep 05th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... (Physics and Math) and Columbia University (MBA). After graduating, Mr Woo worked at Chase Manhattan Bank and Worldwide Shipping Group. He is married to Bessie Pao, daughter of Hong Kong shipping magnate Sir Yue Kong Pao. Mr Woo is also chairman of the Environment and Conservation Fund Committee, a member of the Court of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and chairman of the Hong Kong ...

  7. Daughters moved by city's love for Deng

    Posted Aug 28th 2004, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... 'Our eyes were filled with tears when we recalled this moving sight,' she said. Ms Deng disclosed that her father had asked the late shipping tycoon Sir Yue-kong Pao to help her eldest ... during the Cultural Revolution. Ms Deng said Sir Yue-kong, father-in-law of Wharf Holdings chairman Peter Woo Kwong-ching, offered US$20,000 to buy return tickets and to meet her brother's ...

  8. HK has four challenges to achieve rosier future, says ex-Beijing envoy

    Posted Jul 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... like Li Ka-shing, Lee Shau-kee and late shipping magnate Sir Yue-kong Pao to embrace competition. Mr Xu was commenting on developments since the handover, in an interview with the South China ... Businessmen like Li Ka-shing and Sir Yue-kong Pao succeeded in competing with the British hongs [trading companies], and on the mainland. They are role models on the mainland.' Mr Xu, who became ...

  9. Wealthy scions can bloom in the light

    Posted Jan 28th 2008, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... tycoons, including shipping magnate Sir Yue-kong Pao and entrepreneur Cha Chi-min, on the 1997 question. Thirty years later, the Beijing leadership has moved to enlist the younger generation of key ... Chris Yeung There are two, opposing views about the setting up of the Centum Charitas Foundation by a group of sons and daughters of Hong Kong's tycoons and political heavyweights. ...

  10. Khoo death a twist to StanChart stake saga

    Posted Feb 24th 2004, 12:00am by Jane Moir

    ... Yue-kong Pao disposed of his 10 per cent stake in June 1989, at a loss. The late Australian financier Robert Holmes a Court sold his holding to Alan Bond, who also subsequently disposed ...




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