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The government's land sales have gathered momentum with the sale of a prime site in Shouson Hill in Island South through public tendering. Nan Fung beat eight other bidders to buy the 110,000 sq ft site in Deep Water Bay Drive for HK$6 billion, matching expectations.

Friday, 8 June, 2012, 12:00am

Strays on the menu

Top free apps in app store - FreePP Mobile

You'll no longer need to pay for long-distance calls. Thanks to FreePP, you can talk for free anytime and anywhere with friends and family who also install this application.

16 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Evergrande nears sale target for full year

Evergrande Real Estate Group said it would achieve its full-year sales target of 70 billion yuan (HK$85.22 billion) next month despite the mainland's weakening property market.

15 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Giant US retailer pledges to investigate child labour

United States retail giant Target will conduct a probe of a mainland supplier, following allegations by a labour-rights group that it employed under-age workers.

6 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Sale of passwords opens door to iTunes vault

The passwords for tens of thousands of Apple iTunes accounts, giving access to gift vouchers, are being sold for a fraction of their face value on the mainland's most popular online auction site.

However, what at first appears an irresistible bargain could well be the result of sophisticated hacking, phishing scams or credit card fraud, mainland media warned yesterday.

7 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Corrections & clarifications

The article 'Soho on track to achieve 10b yuan revenue target' published on Monday should have said Soho China was on track to achieve its full-year contract sales target of 10 billion yuan, not its revenue target.

28 Oct 2009 - 12:00am

Slimmers claim they've been duped

Clients of two slimming centre salons who say they were duped by unscrupulous practices are campaigning to fight for compensation.

Almost 30 people helped by legislator Starry Lee Wai-king seek amounts ranging from a few hundred dollars to more than HK$50,000, and complaints have been laid with the police and Consumer Council.

31 Jul 2009 - 12:00am

Wal-Mart reshuffle to affect 1,400 managers

Wal-Mart Stores, the world's biggest retailer, yesterday said an ongoing personnel reshuffle on the mainland, affecting as many as 1,400 mid-level managers, was a natural result of business development, denying accusations of a 'disguised staff cut'.

16 Apr 2009 - 12:00am

Partial exemption from bag levy for big stores

Department stores will be able to avoid charging a levy on plastic bags furnished to customers buying items other than groceries and health care products, a government source said yesterday.

1 Jan 2009 - 12:00am

Apparel group offers HK$1m for creative genius

A global apparel group is offering an amazing opportunity - and a HK$1 million-plus package - for a seasoned creative person with a strong flair and passion for fashion and design.

Derwent Executive's partner, Rachel Ta, is handling the key appointment of a creative (design) director for Epic Group.

4 Oct 2008 - 12:00am

Wide range of opportunities

Major mainland expansion drive opens door for new employees

Today's consumer market is flooded with products but, in order to add value to goods, quality service is the key to success. Giordano, a Hong Kong-based retailer that makes and sells casual clothing in Asia, is dedicated to providing just that.

2 Aug 2008 - 12:00am

Brand is frontrunner in mainland growth

With tough competition Xdlong leads the way with plans to open about 1,000 stores a year until 2010, keeping its focus on integrated production and stringent quality control

23 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

A smooth operator

Every day presents new faces and fresh challenges for Amy Lau, a boutique manager at one of Salvatore Ferragamo's flagship stores.

5 Apr 2008 - 12:00am

Refusal to pay bag levy may count as shoplifting

The bill that imposes a levy on plastic bags will be tabled for first reading by the Legislative Council next month, the environment chief said yesterday, adding that people unwilling to pay 50 cents per bag will have to bring their own once the levy takes effect, probably in 2009.

21 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Multitasker required for small team

A people person with a knack for securing sponsorships is called for this newly created role.

1 Dec 2007 - 12:00am