• Fri
  • Oct 31, 2014
  • Updated: 7:59am

News quiz...do you know?

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 14 March, 2001, 12:00am
UPDATED : Wednesday, 14 March, 2001, 12:00am

Test your memory and see what you remember from previous news reports. Each question is related to a news story published in the South China Morning Post on Tuesday, March 13, 2001


1. were arrested for alleged money laundering linked to people-smuggling following a SAR and Australian police bid.


A Twenty foreigners


B Fifty mainlanders


C Twenty triad members


D Twenty people


2. A union has called for a statue of revolutionary leader to be built in Hong Kong.


A Mao Zedong


B Sun Yat-sen


C Deng Xiaoping


D Chiang Kai-shek


3. A group of 14 medical associations opposed the Government's consultation paper on , calling the plan 'empty proposals'.


A educational reforms


B commercial law reforms


C health-care reforms


D tax increases


4. The of missing autistic boy Yu Man-hon was given a frosty reception by National People's Congress deputies after flying to Beijing to seek help to trace the boy.


A mother


B father


C uncle


D aunt


5. The SAR is to establish centres in Guangdong to give for mainlanders planning to settle in Hong Kong.


A financial help


B legal advice


C right of abode advice


D induction courses


6. looking for regional headquarters could pick Singapore over Hong Kong if they fail to find the talent they need here, a senior official warned.


A American businessmen


B German firms


C British industrialists


D European companies


Answers - 1D, 2B, 3C, 4A, 5D, 6B


Graphic: SPQUIZGLO


Share

For unlimited access to:

SCMP.com SCMP Tablet Edition SCMP Mobile Edition 10-year news archive
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 

Login

SCMP.com Account

or