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British envoy's pricey Hong Kong home 'goes over the top'

British envoy's pricey Hong Kong home 'goes over the top'

Britain's new consul-general has moved into Hong Kong's most expensive apartment block - giving her the grandest home of any British envoy in the city since Chris Patten left Government House 16 years ago.

Monday, 10 June, 2013, 2:06pm 15 comments

City Digest, January 8, 2013

Customs seized a container of health food, dried seafood and meat of endangered species worth HK$8 million at Lok Ma Chau control point.

Mother tried to jump from bridge with baby

A 37-year-old woman was arrested after she allegedly tried to jump off a footbridge with her 18-month-old son in Mong Kok at 11am yesterday. A passer-by called police. By the time officers arrived the woman had calmed down and mother and son were not injured. The infant was taken to Kwong Wah Hospital for examination.

 

8 Jan 2013 - 6:04am

Victims’ family blasts lack of info as condolences pour in

Authorities inspect the damage on the Lamma IV boat on Wednesday. Photo: David Wong

Police have refused to release any information about victims of the ferry collision off Lamma Island, said a relative of one of the deceased, as condolences poured in from US and British officials.

29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am

Events

Today: European Union Business Information Programme workshop: Latest developments on EU rules covering investment funds'. Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

British Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'How to make social media work for you in 2012'. British Consulate-General.

17 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Events

Wednesday, January 4: British Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Hiring and developing staff: Mindset beats skill set by a mile'. British Consulate-General.

Tuesday, January 10: French Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'What is unique about the Chinese luxury market and makes it immune to recession?' American Club.

3 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Events

Wednesday, January 4: British Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Hiringand developing staff: Mindset beats skillset by a mile'. British Consulate-General.

Tuesday, January 10: French Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'What is unique about the Chinese luxury market and makes it immune to recession?' American Club.

2 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Events

Wednesday, January 4: British Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Hiring and developing staff: Mindset beats skillset by a mile'. British Consulate-General.

Tuesday, January 10: French Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'What is unique about the Chinese luxury market and makes it immune to recession?'

30 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Events

Wednesday, January 4: British Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Hiring and developing staff: Mindset beats skillset by a mile'. British Consulate-General.

Tuesday, January 10: French Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'What is unique about the Chinese luxury market and makes it immune to recession?' American Club.

29 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Events

Wednesday, January 4: British Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Hiring and developing staff: Mindset beats skillset by a mile'. British Consulate-General

Tuesday, January 10: French Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'What is unique about the Chinese luxury market and makes it immune to recession?' American Club.

27 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

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