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William Chan

May Wong marries William Chan

William Chan and May Wong will be married today at the Aberdeen Marina Club, where 150 guests are expected. Photo: Hilary Chan

May Wong wasn't in the mood for love when she was introduced to William Chan.

Saturday, 29 September, 2012, 3:11am

Going with the grain

William Chan, 75, had been in good health, though he did have a few episodes of prostatitis, a condition where the prostate swells.

1 May 2012 - 12:00am

Socialite says she sought to return land

Socialite and barrister Brenda Chau says lands officials refused to entertain her offer to surrender sites in a country park now at the centre of a heated land dispute.

Chau said she was no longer keen to keep the sites in Ma On Shan Country Park, which the government had years ago licensed to her and her late husband, flamboyant fellow lawyer Kai-bong Chau.

8 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

A message for teens

After the absurd See You in You Tube - a portrait of a young generation that dares for the sake of daring - in Trick or Cheat, producer-director Oxide Pang Chun (of the Pang brothers) and his six apprentice directors tell us there is actually a price to pay for recklessness.

2 Sep 2009 - 12:00am

listening

Question 1

Two young Hong Kong entrepreneurs

Fill in the fact sheets for the two young Hong Kong entrepreneurs you are going to meet. Write the answers or choose the correct options.

Fleur

13 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

History is inspiring and relevant

Many Hong Kong students believe studying history is a waste of time.

They say the subject deals with obsolete events that do not help improve our modern world. But this is wrong.

History is inspiring and relevant. By looking back at what happened around the world, we can learn how the modern world was shaped.

6 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

Macau Success eyes boost from chairman's casino stake

The company's top priority is to acquire a 20 per cent share of VIP gaming hall from Yeung Hoi-sing

Macau Success expects to bolster its gaming presence in the former Portuguese enclave by buying assets from its chairman, with the newly renovated VIP gaming hall at the Pharaoh Hotel being its first target.

22 Aug 2005 - 12:00am

New star kept under wraps

LIFE FOR THIS year's South China Morning Post Student Dancer of the Year, William Chan, who won the International Chinese New Talent Singing Championship 2003 for the Hong Kong region last Saturday, has changed forever.

14 Aug 2003 - 12:00am

Top prize underlines wine lover's good taste

Beating 25 other contestants to win the Sommelier of the Year Award came as a surprise to William Chan.

'It was something special to win as the other competitors were really knowledgable about wines and some had even won championships before,' says the 26-year-old, who has never even worked as a sommelier.

30 Jul 1999 - 12:00am

Shanghai lifts restrictions on hiring senior managers

IN a move which would help develop managerial talent in Shanghai, the city lifted restrictions which had prevented experienced senior managers from heading representative offices of major foreign companies.

4 Oct 1994 - 12:00am

Shanghai eases way to hire senior managers

IN a move which would help develop managerial talent in Shanghai, the city lifted restrictions which had prevented experienced senior managers from heading representative offices of major foreign companies.

4 Oct 1994 - 12:00am