“I’ve worked my way up from nothing to a state of supreme poverty.” Groucho Marx
Over the weekend there were rich folk out at Sanya airport thinking seriously about buying a private airbus, luxury yachts were coming and going from the pontoon at Times Coast and a man walked into a kiosk at Hainan Rendezvous and put down a straight nine million yuan on a Rolls Royce Phantom. (Read more…)
We didn’t much enjoy our day in the sun. Or the star, for that matter. The San Fernando Valley Sun, The Malaysia Star… we were probably in the Mount Pleasant Daily Tribune and the Cootamundra Herald as well, for all we knew. For a while in February, Hainan Island was big news.