Issue: March 08, 2013   (Archive)
Saturday, November 28, 2015   

A house is quite a home for US$150m
What would HK$1.2 billion buy in the way of a home in these days of spiralling property prices?

Opus flat Asia's dearest
It's official: Swire Properties' Opus Hong Kong is the most expensive apartment building in Asia.

Henry Tang's new vintage hideaway
Former chief secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen has a lot more time to meet his friends outside political circles now.

Obsoletely iPhone
Forget about the iPhone 5: just three months after Apple Inc introduced the smartphone the tech giant is planning to produce a newer version.

Whats behind Fans CY remarks?
At first, I couldn't believe my ears, for there was Rita Fan Hsu Lai-tai speaking in support of Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying.

Cooperation needed
Joseph Yam Chi-kwong, former chief executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, recently suggested the possibility of dropping the Hong Kong dollar peg with the greenback because of current world circumstances.

Firm stance on ESF
I would like to express my concern as the issue of subsidies for the English Schools Foundation rears its ugly head once more.

Cameras a class act
Recently my school installed CCTV cameras in classrooms. There were complaints in some papers about this being an invasion of privacy.

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