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Detective

Falling in love? Call a private detective

It's not uncommon for people to hire detectives to spy on a partner they suspect of cheating.

But a growing number of Hongkongers are hiring them to check on the man or woman of their dreams to see if they measure up.

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 11:03pm

Falling in love? Call a private detective

It's not uncommon for people to hire detectives to spy on a partner they suspect of cheating.

But a growing number of Hongkongers are hiring them to check on the man or woman of their dreams to see if they measure up.

Hong Kong private eye agency Global Investigation and Security Consultancy held the city's first detective seminar yesterday.

15 Aug 2012 - 11:03pm

Agency hoping to demystify snooping

Solving mysteries as a private detective catches many people's fancy, as they imagine shrewdly gathering information and surreptitiously taking photos.

But the profession can also seem shrouded in mystery. Few people seem to know how one trains for or gets into such work.

Now a local private detective firm is trying to clear away that mystery.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:54pm

It pays to think of yourself as a detective

Andrew Wong On-yu literally had to fight for his internship at PricewaterhouseCoopers: He got the job after winning first runner-up in the Hong Kong competition and the China grand final of the ACCA Job Hunting Competition in 2009. He talks to Wong Yat-hei

What is your academic background?

I am studying for BBA (Law) and LLB at the University of Hong Kong.

15 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Film Socialism

When news broke last year that Jean-Luc Godard's Film Socialism would premiere at the Cannes Film Festival, much speculation ensued about what the Franco-Swiss cineaste would say about his film. But he didn't say anything - he wasn't even at Cannes, choosing to remain at home in Rolle.

19 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Street-smart boy turns detective in a murder case

Johnny Swanson By Eleanor Updale Published by David Fickling Books ISBN 978 0385 61642 3

We are told never to judge a book by its cover, which is just as well because some publishers of youth fiction pay very little attention to the cover they wrap round a novel.

12 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

The Detective 2

Starring: Aaron Kwok Fu-shing, Liu Kai-chi, Patrick Tam Yiu-man, Gong Beibi Director: Oxide Pang Chun Category: IIB (Cantonese)

12 May 2011 - 12:00am

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