New York-based Parsons fashion school to re-establish Paris campus

Alexander Wang entered Parsons at age 18.

From Marc Jacobs to Alexander Wang, star alumni of New York's Parsons design school have long made inroads in Paris. But now the faculty is going a step further, opening a full-fledged branch in the fashion capital.

Tuesday, 8 January, 2013, 6:59am

Starting Over

Starting Over by Tony Parsons HarperCollins K$114

13 Sep 2009 - 12:00am

My Favourite Wife

by Tony Parsons, HarperCollins, HK$150

2 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

My Favourite Wife

My Favourite Wife

by Tony Parsons

HarperCollins, HK$288

4 May 2008 - 12:00am

Time drawn to India's more open market

Time Warner chairman and chief executive Richard Parsons yesterday singled out India as a more attractive market for media investments than China, citing its more transparent regulatory environment.

14 Oct 2005 - 12:00am

Rug dealer vows to blacklist Sir David

A RUG dealer who lost his lawsuit against former chief secretary Sir David Ford at the Small Claims Tribunal yesterday has vowed to blacklist him for any future transactions in his shops.

The decision brought disappointment to Richard Parsons, director of Tribal Rugs, who for the first time had sued a customer who failed to collect an order.

16 Feb 1994 - 12:00am

China hospital ordeal for UK couple

A BRITISH couple arrived in Hongkong last night after a 12-day ordeal in a Sichuan hospital and said they were lucky to be back alive.

The two, Mr Alan Parsons, 27, and Ms Shada Kosir, 24, were involved in a bus crash on March 11. The vehicle rolled over after failing to negotiate a steep corner near Leshan.

23 Mar 1993 - 12:00am

Daunting test for off-form De Vido

WHILE most eyes will be on the Hongkong Golden Mile's international races around Central today, it is the men's domestic race which promises to be the most gripping contest.

7 Mar 1993 - 12:00am


RUNNING TEENAGE distance runner Simon Parsons captured the spotlight in the 10-kilometre Adidas King of the Road race when he ran second overall to open series winner Martin Peace.

Parsons, an 18-year-old former King George Vth School pupil who just graduated from college in Australia, pushed pre-race favourite Peace to the limits and only lost in the run-in.

26 Feb 1993 - 12:00am

Tardivat title on the line

MACAU-BASED Frenchman Franck Tardivat defends his Eric Liddell Memorial 10-kilometre title at Sha Tin tonight against strong opposition from among the expected 200 starters.

25 Feb 1993 - 12:00am

Joy of running wins hands down for youngsters

THE season's biggest track and field meeting got under way yesterday with the first day of the Age Group Championships at Wan Chai Sports Ground.

While several Hongkong track stars showed their paces, including Olympian sprinter Neville Ku Wai-ming, it was the hordes of youngsters who invaded the ground that caught the eye.

14 Feb 1993 - 12:00am