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News quiz...do you know?

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 27 March, 2001, 12:00am
UPDATED : Tuesday, 27 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 Monday, March 26, 2001


1. Financial Secretary-designate Antony Leung Kam-chung is said to be planning his first soon after he assumes the post.


A official visit to his office


B official overseas visit


C meeting with businessmen


D visit to the Legislative Council


2. A badly injured in the Pat Sin Leng blaze tragedy in 1996 told of his battle to readjust his life.


A policeman


B farmer


C student


D village leader


3. A prisoners' support group is calling on the Government to speed up repatriation of some of the foreign prisoners in SAR jails.


A 579


B 679


C 979


D 1,900


4. A campaign led by the of late film icon Roy Chiao has been launched to preserve the cultural heritage of the 200-year-old Tai Hom village in Diamond Hill.


A father


B mother


C brother


D widow


5. Posts should be created in public hospitals for the first batch of Chinese medicine university graduates, president-designate Ng Ching-fai said.


A Baptist University


B City University


C Hong Kong University of Science


and Technology


D University of Hong Kong


6. Top overseas information technology are being urged to establish training centres in the SAR to boost staffing supply.


A universities


B schools


C institutes


D companies


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


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