Steve Vickers, a retired senior policeman turned commercial investigator, who has supervised over 300 initial public offering due diligence exercises across Asia over the past seven years, praised planned reforms to initial public offering (IPO) rules, saying he had encouMonday, 28 May, 2012, 12:00am
There is one unsolved case that still bothers Steve Vickers.
In 1983, property tycoon Teddy Wang Teh-huei was kidnapped, but he managed to walk away unharmed, thanks to a ransom of US$11 million paid by his wife Nina Wang Kung Yu-sum.3 Apr 2012 - 12:00am
The growing menace of piracy on the high seas, including the Gulf of Aden and the Indian Ocean, could give Hong Kong the opportunity to develop as a special risk service and insurance hub for Asia.8 May 2011 - 12:00am
Before his recent retirement, former commissioner of police Dick Lee Ming-kwai reflected on the law-and-order challenges facing the city. One of these was international terrorism.7 Feb 2007 - 12:00am