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Film review: $upercapitalist

Made on a budget that many of its characters would consider as chump change, $upercapitalist tells the story of Conner Lee. A hotshot hedge fund trader, Lee is dispatched by his Gordon Gecko-like superior to Hong Kong to work on a mega deal involving Fei & Chang, a financially troubled family-run conglomerate led by Donald Chang.

Thursday, 1 November, 2012, 12:39pm

Reflecting spirit of the times

A picture is worth a thousand words. And nothing captures more than portrait photography. A portrait may be just a fleeting instant in the life of its subject, but it also tells the story of society and culture, reflecting the spirit of its time.

14 Sep 2012 - 9:42am

How to declutter: experts offer tips for organising small flats

One wonders why so many words are spent advising on how to declutter. Do we really need entire websites of tips, or even this newspaper article, to state what seems obvious? Just buy less. If only it were that easy.

Going down the road of reduced consumption brings benefits in the long run, but it doesn't deal with the existing stockpile of old clothes, unused gadgets, and mementos.

5 Sep 2012 - 1:59am

Chairman takes Albert Cheng's Digital Broadcasting to court

The rift between media veteran Albert Cheng King-hon's radio station Digital Broadcasting Corporation (DBC) and its major shareholder Bill Wong Cho-bau has widened after Wong filed a High Court writ against the company, of which he is chairman.

30 Aug 2012 - 3:36am

Minister criticised for 'recycling' green policies

The new environment chief has been accused of 'recycling' old policies and failing to offer a vision of hope in his first meeting with lawmakers.

Secretary for the Environment Wong Kam-sing briefed the Legislative Council's environment panel on eight policy areas, including air pollution, waste disposal and nature conservation.

5 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Veteran Wong a near-certainty for fifth Olympics

Veteran Wong Kam-po is almost certain to secure a road race ticket to his fifth Olympic Games despite only finishing fifth in yesterday's national road race championship.

25 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Man behind 'Old Master Q' calls on next generation

Famed Hong Kong caricaturist Joseph Wong Chak is calling young and talented artists to help him continue his comedic legacy, as he celebrates the 50th anniversary of his well-loved Old Master Q series.

Wong, who left his handprint yesterday for the soon-to-be-opened Avenue of Comic Stars in Tsim Sha Tsui, said the series was an indelible part of local history.

21 Jun 2012 - 12:00am