I know a place: CNBC Asia host Bernie Lo

Bernie Lo

"When I started as a cub reporter at ATV, I didn't make much money so I discovered lots of cheap and great noodle and congee places in Kowloon City, where I lived.

Thursday, 16 May, 2013, 12:59am

Bloomberg Media looks to Asia

Bloomberg Media Group, the consumer business unit of the privately-held financial information services giant, expects key partnerships in major markets to expand its global audience and put it on the fast track to profitability.

7 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

The 10 Laws of Enduring Success

The 10 Laws of Enduring Success by Maria Bartiromo with Catherine Whitney Crown Business HK$120

13 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

Strategic PR embarks on overseas growth as competition heats up

Strategic Public Relations Group, Hong Kong's largest financial public relations agency, wants to double revenue from its overseas offices this year.

The company is adopting a 'go out' strategy to expand its regional network to compete with international giants such as WPP Group and Omnicom Group.

2 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Cybertect's fab pad wins top US award

Congrats to local architect James Law (below), who just won a prominent prize at the CNBC International Property Awards in Las Vegas. It seems his hi-tech design for a building in Dubai won Best International Apartment.

7 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Quotes of The Week

He said sorry afterwards, telling me he felt young being with me. He couldn't help himself.

Mong Kok karaoke hostess Hui Wing - who is accused of blackmailing a senior government official out of HK$500,000 with a sex video - telling the court how they had intercourse and oral sex during a visit to his office where he was supposed to have been teaching her English

17 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Corrections & clarifications

The Behind the News report 'Which way now?' on page A12 on Thursday incorrectly stated that Dow Jones has a current interest in CNBC in Asia. The company sold the stake in December 2005.

4 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

Learning to give

Watchdog Early Learning & Development Centre recently held a luncheon at the Aberdeen Marina Club as part of its annual fundraising events. The group runs a learning centre to support developmentally delayed children, including those with Down Syndrome.

9 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Now gets down to business with US-style flourish

If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, Richard Li Tzar-kai's new PCCW Now Business News Channel (Now BNC), which started broadcasting two days ago with Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen as the guest of honour, is certainly paying the likes of General Electric's CNBC a compliment.

22 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Media boom draws foreign cash

While it declines in the west, the media sector is booming in India.

Two new television news channels - CNN-IBN and Times Now - have been launched in the past two months, taking to 36 the number of television news channels in India.

In Mumbai, three new newspapers were launched in quick succession last year.

20 Mar 2006 - 12:00am


Tom Goodwin

Chief technology officer for Asia Pacific

Lucent Technologies

17 Sep 2005 - 12:00am


Cynthia Owens

Senior vice-president, news programming

CNBC Asia Pacific

26 Feb 2005 - 12:00am


Market technician Timothy Hayes will share his views on the global equity outlook in a special seminar open to the public on November 9. A strategist with Ned Davis Research Group (NDR), Mr Hayes is something of media celebrity, sharing his views regularly on CNBC, CNN and Bloomberg Television, and is frequently quoted in leading financial newspapers.

31 Oct 2004 - 12:00am

Star's focus fades a little

Star TV has confirmed its award-winning programme Focus Asia is shutting down.

'The last show will be on July 25. That means five staff will be going by the end of July as well,' said an insider. 'It is not surprising, the show was very expensive to maintain, but of course I was sad to hear the news.'

10 Jun 2004 - 12:00am


Brett Williams

Vice-president, debt market research, Asia

ING Financial Markets

1 May 2004 - 12:00am