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  • Apr 20, 2014
  • Updated: 11:47pm


Strong first-quarter demand signals a recovery for ASM Pacific

ASM Pacific Technology, the world's largest assembly and packaging equipment supplier for the semiconductor and light-emitting diode (LED) industries, expects a steady market recovery this year after it posted strong order bookings in the first quarter.

Thursday, 25 April, 2013, 6:15am

Letters to the Editor, March 28, 2013

The Hong Kong Motor Vehicle Idling (Fixed Penalty) Ordinance was implemented on December 15, 2011. It makes it illegal to idle your engine for more than three minutes from that date, subject to a fixed fine of HK$320.

28 Mar 2013 - 3:30am 3 comments

Letters to the Editor, February 20, 2013

Mr Lo criticised me and the Civic Party for "jumping on the bandwagon" in uploading Lian's article on Facebook and inviting the chief executive to sue me for libel if indeed he had a case for libel.

20 Feb 2013 - 4:51am 2 comments

Letters to the Editor, February 15, 2013

I picked up a birthday cake the other day from a shop in Sai Kung. The cake was really great, not of unduly large dimensions but, by the time it was wrapped, it might have been a three-tiered wedding cake.

15 Feb 2013 - 4:14am

Food safety is of vital importance

From ensuring the freshness of thousands of types of foods, to innovating to meet changing customer needs, high-end supermarket and retail chain City Super Group is committed to offering top-notch products and services.

17 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Supermarket says no

A newly-established green group has condemned a supermarket giant for refusing to donate unsold, but edible food to the needy.

Friends of the Earth (HK) and 11 non-governmental organisations have formed the Food Donation Alliance to promote food recycling.

10 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Bags behind the baubles

Later this month, the glittering baubles and watches that line cases in Cartier's boutiques will be competing for the spotlight with Marcello de Cartier bags.

6 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

A Sigg in time

When Uli Sigg announced last month that he would be donating close to 1,500 pieces from his collection of Chinese contemporary art to M+ (the museum planned for the West Kowloon Cultural District), the decision was applauded both locally and internationally.

1 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

M+ 'will keep its focus' on HK artists

With a single HK$1.3 billion donation of Chinese contemporary art mainly by mainland artists set to fill a third of the M+ museum of visual culture, its chief has denied it is switching its focus from Hong Kong art.

Executive director Lars Nittve said he had his eye on the Hong Kong Museum of Art's collection to help fill the rest of the space.

25 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Gadget firm PCH thinks outside the box

Liam Casey, the affable and engaging chief executive of logistics and products development company PCH International, holds up a slim mobile phone cover encased in chunky plastic and cardboard packaging and laughs. Welcome to electronics accessories packaging circa 2005.

21 Jun 2012 - 12:00am