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Sinopec official denies accepting escort service in bribery case

Photos of suspected male escorts are found on some online forums.

State-owned oil giant Sinopec has launched an investigation into allegations that one of its officials accepted escort services as a bribe by a supplier, which won a lucrative contract for a project worth 18 billion yuan (HK$22 billion) in Wuhan.

Thursday, 3 January, 2013, 5:19pm

US athlete Suzy Favor Hamilton admits working as a prostitute

Suzy Favor Hamilton falls during the 1,500 metres final at Sydney. Photo: New York Times

Three-time American Olympian Suzy Favor Hamilton says she coped with depression and a troubled marriage by turning to a life of prostitution.

Favor Hamilton acknowledged on Twitter she had worked as an escort following a report on The Smoking Gun website about her double life.

22 Dec 2012 - 1:46am

Escorts boss claims $10m

Escort agency boss Roberta Hilburn Chan is suing her doctor for $10.45 million over a sore finger.

Ms Hilburn, 54, is the owner of a string of escort services including Europea, Dial A Blonde, In Praise of Older Women and The Belt.

15 Aug 1996 - 12:00am

Customers suspected in attack on madam

KINKY customers who used the services of Wan Chai escort agency Europea are to be investigated by detectives seeking a motive for a violent attack on the agency's boss.

15 Jan 1995 - 12:00am

Moonlighting officer probed for escort work

POLICE are continuing their investigations into the inspector who moonlighted as a gigolo for the high-class Europea escort agency.

20 Nov 1994 - 12:00am

The madam's golden rule

EUROPEA boss Roberta Hilburn was aware the escort business was open to scandal - but encouraged escorts to pamper clients 'for big tips'.

She introduced a strict dress code for her employees to prevent hostile hotel staff from identifying them as prostitutes.

13 Nov 1994 - 12:00am

Escort agency boss hurt in attack

AN escort agency boss was badly injured in what police believe was a revenge attack early yesterday.

Roberta Hilburn, 51, separated from her husband, was found lying on a bloodstained bed at her Johnston Road flat just before 4 am.

She was taken to Tang Shiu Kin Hospital and transferred to Queen Mary Hospital in 'ill' condition.

22 Oct 1994 - 12:00am

Beauty and the escort boom

AT THE southern resort of Beihai, dozens of attractive young women in bathing suits lounge on the beach, not for the fun of soaking up the sun or the romance of listening to the waves roll in. This is business: for a fee, the women will accompany men for aswim, allowing themselves to be hugged and caressed.

17 Oct 1993 - 12:00am