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Thomas Chan

Two more players may pull out of games fair

Two more leading exhibitors, upset by a ban on the sale of limited-edition products, may pull out of the annual Ani-Com and Games fair next year, joining one who stayed away this year.

Saturday, 28 July, 2012, 12:00am

Two more players may pull out of games fair

Two more leading exhibitors, upset by a ban on the sale of limited-edition products, may pull out of the annual Ani-Com and Games fair next year, joining one who stayed away this year.

They say the ban - introduced to thwart professional queuers working for speculators - has reduced interest in the fair and destroyed its atmosphere.

28 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Big exhibitor quits fair over new rules

One of the biggest exhibitors at the annual Ani-Com & Games fair has pulled out in protest at rules banning the sale of limited-edition figurines at the event - costing comic fanatics the chance to meet Taiwanese superstar Jolin Tsai Yi-lin (pictured).

27 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Parents feel more pain over textbooks

Despite the government's high-profile battle over textbook prices, parents will yet again have to dig deeper in their pockets to buy their children's schoolbooks, the Consumer Council said yesterday.

17 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Licensing looms for property managers

Property management companies should be subject to mandatory regulation though a single system, while their staff should be subject to a two-tier scheme, depending on qualifications, say government advisers.

5 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

HK 'has the edge' for foreign companies

The ease of starting a business and a low tax regime have given Hong Kong an edge over the mainland in attracting foreign businesses, says the official responsible for drawing foreign investment.

'It's a compelling place that many companies still choose as a platform to access opportunities on the mainland,' said Simon Galpin, director general of InvestHK.

22 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

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