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Sunday 29 November 2015


ProWein Singapore to debut in 2016

April 2016 will see the launch of yet another trade fair in Asia, this time in Singapore as ProWein adds to its international portfolio of shows.

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 1 Comment »

Karaoke bar row causes six-hour blackout

A power station manager plunged thousands of homes into darkness after getting into a row with staff at a karaoke bar.

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Asia key region for ‘long-term’ growth

Asia will remain the “key region for the long-term development of the global alcohol market” over the next five years, despite the slowdown in China.

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Asian wine producers unite

A new association for Asian wine producers has been announced with the aim of promoting the region’s burgeoning winemaking industry.

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Top 10 Zachys’ spirits lots for sale in HK

The top spirit lots at Zachys’ up-coming Hong Kong auction, from verticals of Macallan to rare Japanese whiskies from Hibiki, Karuizawa and Yamazaki.

Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 No Comments »

Week in pictures: Hong Kong

Pinot Noir tastings, the HKTDC fair, hairy crabs and surprise sightings including a footballing super-star – there’s no let up in the Hong Kong calendar.

Monday, November 10th, 2014 No Comments »

Meiburg’s wine trade guides launched

The newest additions to Debra Meiburg MW’s wine trade guides, covering Singapore and Beijing, have been launched.

Monday, November 10th, 2014 1 Comment »

HK strikes customs deal with mainland

The Hong Kong government has made a deal with mainland China allowing its wines to be shipped into the country without extra customs checks.

Friday, November 7th, 2014 No Comments »

Teacher refused job for being Irish

A teacher’s job application was rejected point blank due to the “alcoholism nature” of her “kind”, referring to the woman’s Irish heritage.

Thursday, November 6th, 2014 2 Comments »

Pinot Noir forum ‘SIPNOT’ comes to HK

The Stonier International Pinot Noir Tasting is taking place in Hong Kong for the first time this month showcasing Pinot Noirs from around the world.

Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 No Comments »

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