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Grand Hyatt Hotel

Wealth blog: five-star service shines through

The Financial Times eponymous weekend columnist, the media mogul cum journalist Tyler Brule has recently taken to waxing lyrical about his favourite Hong Kong hotels. This includes singing the praises of the Grand Hyatt in Wan Chai.

Monday, 3 December, 2012, 4:26am

Splash of red

After a few years' absence, Cartier decided to throw another of its renowned balls at the Grand Hyatt Hotel last month.

22 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Reunion revelry

Far from the frat parties of their college days, more than 280 guests attended the lavish annual Ivy Ball, hosted this year at the Grand Hyatt Hotel.

Alumni and friends of the big eight American universities on the east coast - Brown, Columbia, Cornell, Dartmouth, Harvard, MIT, Princeton and Yale - rekindled collegiate rivalries and shared memories of campus good times.

19 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

Cadre well suited to tackle unifying task

Liu Yandong's charm offensive goes beyond mere words. She always wears a ready smile - and seemingly a different wardrobe for every occasion.

In the course of two days, she has been seen sporting at least seven different outfits for various public functions.

28 May 2004 - 12:00am

The Diary

MONDAY, APRIL 26 Asian Financial Markets Conference at Grand Hyatt Hotel (until April 27). Government announces February retail sales data. Final results from C.P. Pokphand, China Pharmaceutical Enterprise and Investment, Karce International Holdings and Shell Electric Manufacturing.

25 Apr 1999 - 12:00am

Lone voice in the wilderness

Fung Kin-fai, 19, a year-one social work student at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, was one of the group which protested against the formation of a provisional legislature outside the Grand Hyatt Hotel yesterday. He lives in Ma On Shan with his parents, sister and two brothers.

15 Apr 1996 - 12:00am

Angered by taxi scam outside hotel

THE possibility of a ''No 8 Signal'' taxi fare surcharge will legalise what is neither more nor less than extortion by the industry; an alarming precedent for the future Hong Kong Special Administrative Region.

On a related matter, I came across a new (to me) scam outside the Grand Hyatt Hotel last week.

23 Oct 1993 - 12:00am

The colour of your money counts

AT weekends, I sometimes take my four-year-old daughter for a walk along the Wan Chai harbour promenade, followed by a rest in one of Hong Kong's rare green public gardens, outside the Grand Hyatt hotel. On a recent Sunday morning, however, our otherwise enjoyable outing was spoiled by the high-handed action of the hotel's management.

30 Sep 1993 - 12:00am