Economic Model

A healthy lifestyle is key for model couple

Plenty of show business types seem to venture into the food and beverage business, but model couple Jocelyn Luko and Anthony Sandstrom want to make a business out of making us feel younger and healthier.

Friday, 2 September, 2011, 12:00am


It doesn't take much to be a hero

Do you think you can be a hero? Some say only a person who can save the whole world, like those in the movies, can be called a hero, but I don't agree.

4 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Even Taiwanese singing star Harlem Yu has pseudo-model fever

Lang mo fever is so contagious, even Taiwanese singer Harlem Yu Ching-hing has it. On Monday, Yu was here to promote his January series of ocean-themed concerts. With the event delayed by about 30 minutes, reporters and photographers had to try to keep warm as they waited at the outdoor swimming pool at To Kwa Wan's Harbour Plaza 8 Degrees hotel.

18 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

Best team carries away honours

Managing a profitable business requires ensuring that all units and functions of a company are interlinked, and making strategic decisions to respond to market conditions and competitors.

A team of actuary-major students from Chinese University pulled off a sweeping victory against 24 rivals at the Hong Kong Management Game 2009.

8 Aug 2009 - 12:00am

Vampires come out to play

Acomedy about Chinese vampires and bikini-clad girls, The Vampire Who Admires Me is a typical Wong Jing film.

The film opens as a group of attractive models is shooting a fashion commercial on East Dragon Island, one of the outlying islands. Everything is going well until a typhoon hits and the group is left stranded.

26 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Posing, for confidence and fun

Many parents arrange various leisure activities for their children. The organisers of modelling courses say the activity is both fun and helps build self-confidence in youngsters.

Ann Ho trains kids aged between five and 12 to be models. She said it is not only girls who come to train as models.

'Surprisingly, we have more boys than girl students,' she said.

15 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

The Net's top model

She will not be found in a reality-television show; the next top model will be discovered on a reality show on the internet. That's the goal of social media network Bebo ( and online shopping site Vogue.TV, in the new broadband video series Model.Live.

5 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Tamar blues

Have you seen the Tamar exhibition? It is well worth a look, to test your own alertness to fact versus fiction. There are four large models of the new government office complex, replete with drawings and even videos, in the lobby of the Queensway Government Offices. They give the public a chance to see what the four consortia bidding for the design-and-build project have put forward.

12 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Have your say

Don't play with fire when mum's cooking

Have you ever been home alone? Were you afraid?

When I was a child one day I was sick and my mother took care of me.

She went to throw rubbish outside and told me not to go into the kitchen because she was cooking.

Stupidly, I went into the kitchen and locked the door.

17 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Lai See


One of the best things about newspapers is that no two people ever read one exactly the same way.

27 Nov 2003 - 12:00am


Ten teams of secondary students were given steel wire, fishing line and blocks of wood before being challenged to construct their own scale models in a competition sponsored by the American Society of Civil Engineers and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology's engineering department.

24 Feb 2001 - 12:00am

Interactive services lure users with excessive sensationalism

PRODIGY has never been at the forefront of the on-line world, which has been dominated mostly by CompuServe and the Internet.

27 Sep 1994 - 12:00am