Issue: May 10, 2006   (Archive)
Friday, August 28, 2015   

China crisis brings Apple party to an end
I sold all my Apple Inc shares on Thursday night. It was the last stock holding I have. I am all cash now.

Song and dance for college
September is a month of many parades. Following closely on the heels of the massive military parade in Beijing on Thursday will be a local one.

Happy movie man plots next screen smash
It wasn't easy to get Alex Law Kai-yui to sit down for a cup of coffee. The award-winning film director is always busy working on his current movie, or planning the next one.

Punchy TV stunt hits target
The most talked-about television show these days is not a prime-time drama but the new travelogue Four Amigos Bon Voyage, hosted by four old-time movie stars.

Turquoise keeps undesirable forces at bay
Since the days of Mark Twain, we have grown to accept that life is often stranger than fiction. However, it is truly worrying when news pages start to read like scenario scripts from a colossal exercise, designed to test the capability of global security forces.

High wages pay off at hotels
A consortium, headed by David Chiu Tat- cheong and underpinned by powerful financial backers, is seeking a free-to-air TV license.

Planetary bodies exert their influence on us
Have you ever heard of terms such as left green dragon and right white tiger?

Club members onto a winner
Land is scarce in Hong Kong, therefore it's very important to see it put to good use.

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