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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