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Television Programming

China Mobile offers broadcasting service for HK$58 monthly fee

China Mobile Hong Kong (CMHK) is offering a mobile broadcasting service in the city that allows subscribers to watch customised television programmes on cellphones, tablets or even television at home.

Tuesday, 11 December, 2012, 10:08am

The Last Days of the Lacuna Cabal

The Last Days of the Lacuna Cabal

by Sean Dixon

Harper, HK$104

7 Jun 2009 - 12:00am

Jackie Chan finds a way to look good for a good cause

You can never accuse Jackie Chan of being lazy. Last Friday, the star flew all the way home from New Mexico, where he's been shooting a movie, to attend an event for his charity.

1 Dec 2008 - 12:00am

High-flyers

Names: Wendy Leung Wing-man, Ron Chan Pui-lung Age: 20s Occupation: Cathay Pacific pilots

Young Post: How did you become a pilot?

Leung: As a child, I always felt excited about going on an aeroplane - as most children do. I was particularly fascinated by the take-off.

12 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

I-Cable pushes cut-price package for World Cup

I-Cable Communications will launch a World Cup discount package on Monday despite pricing complaints by the three new pay-television entrants.

The highly anticipated package will cost subscribers a monthly fee of HK$167, Eric Lo, executive director of cable subscription services, said.

5 Apr 2002 - 12:00am

Adult movies boost Wharf

Late-night adult-orientated films are the highest earning movies shown by Wharf Cable, the company says.

Peter Tsi, programme controller of Wharf Cable's four Cineplex pay-per-view channels, said Category III movies were as a group the only profitable ones, beating locally made films and Western produced blockbusters.

12 Feb 1997 - 12:00am

Keeping TV audiences guessing

In reply to the letter 'File frustration' (South China Morning Post, March 28) from Hui Chi-wai, I too am frustrated with the TV stations in Hong Kong.

They give little notice of the end of a series. It would be considerate of them, at least, to let viewers know when the station plans to resume the series in the next season.

5 Apr 1996 - 12:00am

Star buys

ANYTHING Arnie can do, we can do better. Just down the old Canton Road from Planet Hollywood sits a local version of the Hollywood-for-sale concept. It's called Star Shop and it's the result of a collaboration between local movie heavyweights Golden Harvest, Shaw Brothers, Jackie Chan and a fashion manufacturer.

1 Jan 1995 - 12:00am

PR blooper

HATS off once again to those, wacky, fun-loving, never-say-die, grammatical gremlins of the government publicity machine. This time, they've stuck a beauty of a clanger in the Royal Hong Kong Police Department's new poster campaign, which I noticed in several MTR stations.

20 Oct 1994 - 12:00am

Guidelines pave way for mail-order television

THE way is open for shopping by television from today with the release of the codes of practice for subscription TV.

Under the new rules, normal advertising will not be allowed on cable TV, but viewers will be able to order direct on dedicated home shopping channels.

1 May 1993 - 12:00am