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Miss Hong Kong Pageant

Never say Dai Mingfang, it sounds too feminine

Why is it that Frank Dai Mingfang, the chairman of solar-panel equipment maker Hanergy Solar Group, is so careful about the use of his name?

Wednesday, 12 June, 2013, 3:56am

Betty Lee: Public relations guru in the right place at the right time

Betty Lee Ching-wan's well-known public relations, marketing and corporate communications career has spanned more than 35 years. Yet, across the varied industries that Lee's society-defining campaigns have worked to promote, she's never once applied for a job. Rather, it's her energy and need to represent the community that has seen her successfully evolve.

9 Oct 2012 - 3:45pm

Injuries no barrier to star bringing her own sparkle to very special gem show

Karen Mok Man-wai's workaholic tendencies have been causing her some problems. Following a car accident a few months ago, which left her with a bruised hip and sprained ankle, she reportedly went back to work on the movie Man of Tai Chi the day after she was discharged from hospital.

28 Aug 2012 - 3:59am

Post wins six prizes in photography and writing

The South China Morning Post has won six prizes in the 2011 Hong Kong News Awards.

7 Mar 2012 - 12:00am

Time to talk sweetheart gifts for Sire and Moses

They might be just plastic wristwatches for some, but Swatch's timepieces brought back peachy memories for TVB actress Sire Ma Choi.

27 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Beauty queens share secrets of skincare, love and marriage

It is a smart ploy by skincare producers to pick spokeswomen from within the beauty pageant circuit. After all, these ladies do not need much help to look gorgeous. For Methode Swiss, Miss Photogenic winners from past Miss Hong Kong pageants have always been top choices.

6 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Advertiser takes lessons from Linda Chung

TVB actress Linda Chung Ka-yan has struck gold recently with her performance as the teacher Miss Koo in the hit TVB series Yes, Sir. Sorry, Sir!. Not only is she a front runner to be named best actress at TVB's annual awards, but even companies she's a spokeswoman for are playing off the role.

18 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Beauty and the best at award show

Cosmopolitan beauty awards presentation and charity dinner

Where: Harbour Grand Hong Kong

When: November 24

31 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Bags of mementos make Furla's launch an interactive event

The city's posh bag-loving ladies were out in force at Central's Azure restaurant on Thursday to celebrate the launch of Furla's autumn-winter collection.

Celebrities and socialites, including former Miss Hong Kong Mandy Cho Man-lei and model-turned-actress Lynn Xiong Dailin, were seen sporting the Italian brand's latest exotic safari-themed bags and shoes.

16 Aug 2010 - 12:00am

Pseudo-models get more attention

It seems even the so-called pseudo-models are more highly rated among the internet community than this year's Miss Hong Kong winners - some Net users have even nicknamed newly crowned beauty queen Toby Chan Ting-yan 'Miss Pork Chop'. But at least other, former beauty queens weren't as mean.

5 Aug 2010 - 12:00am