When Eve Patton joined 40 glamorous women from around the globe for a classic car tour of Tuscany in 2011, she did it in style: in a 1957 Ford Thunderbird.Monday, 11 November, 2013, 3:50pm
Julie Eyres has stayed in spas all over the world. But one place she returns to each year is the Ayurveda Spa in the Orange County Resort in Coorg, India.7 May 2013 - 10:53am
Piaget Award for Excellence of Entrepreneurship dinner
Where: The Peninsula hotel
When: November 2
What: Watch label Piaget and the Entrepreneurs' Organisation presented its annual business leader award at a prestigeous evening with more than 70 guests who were enlightened by keynote speaker Annie Wu Suk-ching's talk.11 Dec 2009 - 12:00am
Try out little boutiques for locally made and designed products
Innovative designs, good quality and reasonable prices can be a difficult combination to find, but not impossible. Little boutiques selling locally designed and made products can be the source of some great buys.11 Dec 2007 - 12:00am
I write in response to the letter by Customs assistant commissioner Y.K. Tam 'Heavy penalties for shop fraud' (April 15), touting the success of his department in curtailing the illegal selling of 'copy watches' and other fakes.20 Apr 2007 - 12:00am
IIN the tall, small and ultra-modern city of Hong Kong, it is sometimes easy to overlook the tiny fragments of history that still survive today. Many of these were the most important and identifiable landmarks of their day.
The pier in Tsim Sha Tsui was such a place 100 years ago. In fact, it was the only arrival point for visitors to Hong Kong.22 Jul 2006 - 12:00am
50 years ago Kowloon (December 16): Hongkong yesterday had an opportunity to 'blow its own horn' regarding home-manufactured goods. It was the first day of the Annual Exhibition of Chinese Products, held in Kowloon on ground opposite the Peninsula hotel.12 Dec 1999 - 12:00am
Grand reunion . . . a 62nd birthday bash for Chow Che-hung at the Peninsula hotel attracted a guest list of top civil servants, leading lawyers and business-community moguls.22 Apr 1996 - 12:00am
STUDENT Leung Ching-sze, shot in the Peninsula Hotel robbery last week, says the attack has changed her attitude to life.
Ms Leung, 20 today, said from her Queen Elizabeth Hospital bed: 'I think people should lead a happier life and be more optimistic, because death is so unpredictable.29 Jun 1995 - 12:00am