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  1. Jockey Club plans Olympic school in Sichuan

    Posted Nov 04th 2008, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... programmes,' Mr Chan said. The Olympic school project will cost 139 million yuan. The other three projects to be funded by the Jockey Club are the Mianyang 3rd City Hospital, Mianyang Youxian Zhongxing ...

  2. Disasters provide timely reminder

    Posted Jan 06th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I really cannot believe it is already 2005. Rumours about the 'millennium bug attack' do not seem to be that long ago. A lot of things can happen in five years. And we have happy as well as sad memories since the millennium, which was greeted with much fanfare around the world. Unfortunately, most of the things that come to my mind are only sad events which had claimed many ...

  3. Kingdom leads on overseas aid

    Posted Sep 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a great success and shows the strong commitment of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz, to achieving the UN's Millennium Development Goals'. Recipients ...

  4. Film

    Posted Jun 24th 2010, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui, Paul Fonoroff

    ... In Putonghua with Chinese and English subtitles. Jul 3, 7.30pm, HK Arts Centre. 3rd Refugee Film Festival The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) presents six films from different ...

  5. From hubris to humble pie: dam boosters mocked

    Posted Jul 24th 2010, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... be able to contain a 'once-in-10,000-years flood'. By May, 2007, that claim had shrunk to a flood that would come 'once a millennium', and by October 2008 the state mouthpiece ...

  6. Sichuan's economy 'on road to recovery'

    Posted Aug 20th 2008, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... quakes on such a scale happen once in a millennium, so [investors] have nothing to fear,' Ms Huang said. Yang Hongbo, the provincial construction department director, said Sichuan needed ...

  7. An affirmative new chapter

    Posted Apr 26th 2009, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... be natural to worry that the band, who played such an important role in rejuvenating the rock scene in the new millennium, alongside the likes of The Strokes and The White Stripes and opened the door ...

  8. The Life You Can Save

    Posted Mar 08th 2009, 12:00am by Justin Pritchard

    ... of US families alone Singer's system would yield US$471 billion, triple the amount needed for the global UN Millennium Development Project. Singer's stunning book neglects ...

  9. Jason Dasey

    Posted Dec 27th 2009, 12:00am by Jason Dasey

    ... and Australian internationals Alan Davidson, Abbas Saad and Alistair Edwards who plied their trade in the old M-League before big crowds. After the millennium, the quality dropped but the foreigners kept ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Nov 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of garish commercial towers and unappealing residential boxes built in the 1960s, 1970s and even in the new millennium? Yet they have the audacity to criticise Norman Foster's design ...




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