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Kwoks try to ensure a 'sense of security'

The scandal-hit bosses of Sun Hung Kai Properties evoked former US president Franklin D. Roosevelt in a message of encouragement to staff on Friday, telling them: 'The only thing to fear is fear itself.'

Sunday, 15 July, 2012, 12:00am

Breaking with the old ways

Once seen as being unprepared for command of Hong Kong's largest property developer, the third generation of the Kwok family has finally been entrusted with the task of controlling Sun Hung Kai Properties.

14 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

He's got the shades and a convertible to match, but who will Aaron Kwok be taking for a ride?

Canto-pop star Aaron Kwok Fu-shing talked about his new sunglasses, his new car and who its passengers might be on Wednesday at a cocktail party thrown by Austrian sunglass-maker Carrera.

He adores his new Carrera Champion sunglasses, made of Optyl, the brand's patented material known for being lightweight, non-allergenic and heat resistant.

13 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Guoco president's home raided by burglars

Burglars escaped with a Chinese landscape painting and other valuables when they raided a prominent businessman's luxury home on The Peak yesterday.

13 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Kenneth Fok's mum confirms wedding bells for her son and Olympic diving champion Guo Jingjing

Another eligible bachelor is about to be struck off the list, and this time we saw it coming. Kenneth Fok Kai-kong, son of Hong Kong Olympic chief Timothy Fok Tsun-ting, will marry Olympic diving champion Guo Jingjing before year's end.

15 May 2012 - 12:00am

I was not involved, he said - then ICAC swooped

Walter Kwok Ping-sheung's arrest came just two days after the former chairman of Sun Hung Kai Properties (SHKP) publicly distanced himself from the bribery scandal engulfing the company.

5 May 2012 - 12:00am

Kwok steps up comeback in family empire

Walter Kwok Ping-sheung, the ousted chairman of Sun Hung Kai Properties, yesterday attempted to distance himself from the corruption scandal engulfing the company as he stepped up his fight to regain some control over the family empire.

2 May 2012 - 12:00am

Kwok helps rebuild game in China

Kwok Ka-ming brought Chinese soccer to its knees in 1985 when the then Hong Kong coach orchestrated a stunning victory over the mainland in the World Cup qualifiers. Now, with the game in China at an all-time low, Kwok is at the heart of its rebuilding

4 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Talking points

Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories ...

Building inspectors to call on Kowloon Tong

16 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

A pop writer for starry-eyed teens

He calls himself a 'mainland version of the American dream'. And that's just what he is.

Guo Jingming is a self-made young man from poor circumstances who now tops the 2011 Rich List for Chinese writers. His royalties last year alone were 24.5million yuan (HK$30 million).

Critics call Guo's writing overly commercial and self-involved.

16 Jan 2012 - 12:00am