The best boxes at the 2008 Rugby Sevens

A veritable cornucopia of best box awards is up for grabs this year. The banks and securities houses laugh off the market misery and hope that free beer will ease their pain.

ItÆs like the Masque of the Red Death.....As the markets swoon and jobs are lost, the carousing goes on.

The demographics of Hong Kong have been skewed over the past week with an influx of middle-aged white men û virtual strangers for the rest of the year who have been making token, and extremely brief, appearances in their local offices. Many have creatively concocted business trips that coincide with the rugby event.

At the preliminary rugby dinners earlier in the...

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