I refer to the letter headlined, 'Arrogant' by Zhao Hua, of Shenzhen (Sunday Morning Post, August 24).
What I most remember from my visits to Shenzhen is the greed, arrogance and lack of courtesy and politeness displayed by the people of that city.Sunday, 5 October, 1997, 12:00am
Hongkong & Shanghai Bank has boosted its stake in Chile's largest private bank as part of an expansion programme throughout Latin America.
It invested US$79 million to increase shareholding in Banco Santiago from 3.9 to 7 per cent.18 Sep 1997 - 12:00am
Needing a small amount of coins for a school function on June 12, I assumed the logical place to go was my bank of more than 20 years, the Hongkong and Shanghai Bank.
An initial request at the general service counters was negative and I was sent to the basement 'cash' department, where I found they would only deal in multiples of $200 of each coin.16 Jun 1997 - 12:00am
AT THE turn of the century, what construction work there was centred around the edge of Hong Kong Island and the southern tip of the Kowloon peninsula. Largely low-level colonial building styles blended effortlessly with each other but clash-free architecture didn't last long.2 Mar 1997 - 12:00am