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Tennis ceremony draws Ocean Terminal crowd

Eager audience members, cameras in hand, crowded the main concourse at Ocean Terminal while intrigued shoppers looked down from the second floor waiting to see the presentation of this year's Longines Future Tennis Aces award.

Friday, 27 April, 2012, 12:00am

Tennis ceremony draws Ocean Terminal crowd

Eager audience members, cameras in hand, crowded the main concourse at Ocean Terminal while intrigued shoppers looked down from the second floor waiting to see the presentation of this year's Longines Future Tennis Aces award.

27 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Buyers keen to pick out the best in HSBC sale

HSBC may sell its general insurance operations in separate segments rather than as a single deal as final bidders French insurer AXA and US insurer ACE bargain to 'cherry pick' assets, according to sources familiar with the situation.

25 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Career ace in the hole with ACE Life

ACE Life is optimistic about the outlook of its business, and is poised to expand its agency force in Hong Kong from the current 1,000 to 2,500 in three to five years' time to meet a jump demand amid a demographic shift across the city, according to a top executive.

9 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

kevin sinclair's hong kong

When the victorious American invaders of Iraq began to clamp down their occupation of the country, they used a novel and effective tool. They issued packs of playing cards carrying the likeness of wanted men and women of the defeated regime; Saddam Hussein was the ace of spades.

17 May 2006 - 12:00am

The Vesuvius Club

The Vesuvius Club

by Mark Gatiss

Simon & Schuster $218

It's been a while since we had a decent Edwardian thriller. Since about 1915, in fact.

26 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

Passport man loses appeal

Disgraced former immigration officer Steve Lam Yuk-fai, 45, who was found guilty of threatening SAR security in an international passport scam, failed to have his conviction quashed by the Court of Appeal. Lam was jailed last February for 10 years for plotting to illegally transfer Sao Tome and Principe passports and for possessing a bogus Guinea-Bissau passport.

28 Feb 2002 - 12:00am