Ernest Borel

Time for romance hard to find says Kelly Chan at Ernest Borel watch launch

Singer and actress Kelly Chen at Ernest Borel's launch of the Romance Series III collection.

Kelly Chen Wai-lam, who is happily married with two sons, was perhaps the perfect person to help launch Ernest Borel's latest watch collection, the Romance Series III. After all, the brand's motto is Romance in Heart and it is known for its watches for couples.

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 3:47am

Swiss and HK companies seek synchronised approach

Competition exists naturally between watch manufacturers. However, the watch industry as a whole is also in competition with many other consumer goods.

29 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

S Korean firm linked to Sea Bee

A SOUTH Korean-based corporation is being tipped to finance former Hong Kong First Division club Sea Bee's comeback next season.

The company plan to take over Sea Bee's registration, left vacant by the now-defunct Ernest Borel.

Details of the corporation's bid are sketchy although it is understood that a middleman is piecing together the deal.

18 Jul 1994 - 12:00am

See Bee to make phoenix return

FORMER First Division club Sea Bee are planning a return to the top flight of Hong Kong soccer in the 1995-96 season.

According to Sea Bee chairman Lam Wai-wah, the club dismissed ideas of a return this season, which begins in September.

15 Jun 1994 - 12:00am

Debt-ridden Michelotti booted out of league

CRISIS club Michelotti were thrown out of Hongkong soccer last night for failing to pay nearly $1 million outstanding wages to their players.

Hongkong Football Association chiefs also confirmed life-time bans on the club's three office-bearers and pledged to examine ways of offering players greater security of contract in future.

14 Jul 1993 - 12:00am

New club formed to join HK's top flight

A NEW team are ready to join the Hongkong First Division next season, taking over the Sea Bee registration held by Ernest Borel for the past three years.

They are likely to be called King Network, and will be formed by Simon Wan Chi-lok, a vice-chairman last season with Michelotti.

9 Jul 1993 - 12:00am

Scandalous sponsorship deals catch FA offside

THE Hongkong Football Association must take a long, hard look at itself in the build-up to the annual meeting on Sunday, July 18.

For events during the past week have presented the decision-makers and administrators with urgent matters which need addressing if the Hongkong FA is to be respected as the governing body.

27 Jun 1993 - 12:00am

Final whistle for Ernest Borel squad

ERNEST Borel have pulled out of Hongkong football after spending about HK$25 million and winning two trophies during their three seasons in the First Division.

The management of the Kwai Chung-based Swiss watch manufacturing company made the announcement at Mongkok Stadium yesterday, shortly after the team were beaten 1-0 by Eastern in the Hongkong FA Cup final.

21 Jun 1993 - 12:00am

Tam's strike wraps up Eastern treble

EASTERN continued their domination of domestic football with a 1-0 victory over Ernest Borel in the Hongkong FA Cup final at Mongkok Stadium yesterday.

A 75th-minute goal from midfielder Tam Siu-wai was enough to settle the game and give Eastern their third major trophy of a memorable season.

21 Jun 1993 - 12:00am

Goodyear Borel's Cup hero again

MAKESHIFT midfielder Clive Goodyear continued his personal cup fairytale by firing holders Ernest Borel into the Regal FA Cup final with a 1-0 win over favourites South China at Mongkok Stadium yesterday.

24 May 1993 - 12:00am

Eastern on a $200,000 promise to clinch title

RUNAWAY league leaders Eastern have been promised a $200,000 win bonus and a training holiday in Sweden if they clinch the First Division championship by beating Ernest Borel tonight.

20 Apr 1993 - 12:00am

Borel fall to sucker punch

SING Tao staged a grandstand finish to snatch a 2-1 victory over troubled Ernest Borel in a Hongkong League First Division game at Mongkok Stadium last night.

Borel, whose miserable season has put their future as a football club in considerable doubt, took the lead in the 53rd minute with midfielder Ng Kam-hung's fourth goal in three matches.

7 Apr 1993 - 12:00am

Cup holders Borel sent tumbling by Eastern

EASTERN ended Ernest Borel's hopes of retaining the Viceroy Cup by beating them 2-1 in a semi-final tie which attracted a capacity crowd to Mongkok Stadium last night.

27 Mar 1993 - 12:00am

Borel to retain winning line-up

SOCCER'S knockout kings Ernest Borel will stick with their winning formula when they resume their Viceroy Cup defence against high flying Eastern tomorrow night - and that means they will be without goalkeeper Tim Dalton and striker Raphael Meade, writes Norideen Kitchell.

25 Mar 1993 - 12:00am

Cup kings Borel go on goal rampage

ERNEST Borel turned back the clock and found the form of last season to crush Kui Tan 6-2 in a rain-swept Viceroy Cup quarter-final tie at Mongkok Stadium last night.

After five months of inconsistency in the league, Borel's collection of talented players finally got their act together as they began their defence of a trophy they won in such dashing style last year.

17 Mar 1993 - 12:00am