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  1. Alarm bells ring over cosmetic surgery push

    Posted Jan 15th 2007, 12:00am by Sherry Lee

    ... beauty could be had in the time it took to have a nap. But women's rights activists are worried that the company's sales tactics and use of celebrity spokeswomen is making it difficult ...

  2. Construction ministry's reversal on limits shows lack of authority

    Posted Jan 15th 2007, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... from luxury housing with about the same land and construction costs as low-priced housing. Sales of land-use rights increase the coffers of local governments and Mr Guo said this was why local ...

  3. Tsang must explain role in RTHK saga

    Posted Jul 13th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The director of broadcasting conceded yesterday that the decision to scrap racing broadcasts on RTHK was badly handled. He is right. But it is not just the broadcaster that should ... of the speculation triggered by Mr Tsang and the lack of transparency in the whole process. The chief executive has rightly called the free flow of information a pillar of Hong Kong's success. Perhaps ...

  4. Attack lifts Albert Ho's public profile

    Posted Aug 28th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Alliance in Support of Patriotic Democratic Movements in China, the campaign for civil rights on the mainland, the protection of the disputed Diaoyu Islands and reparations for war victims, might ...

  5. Babies with defects dumped in HK

    Posted Aug 28th 2006, 12:00am by Ella Lee

    ... at a very late stage of pregnancy. More mainland mothers are opting to give birth in Hong Kong because their babies then automatically enjoy right of abode. According to the Census and Statistics ...

  6. Bill's passage wraps up job well done for outgoing legislator

    Posted Sep 08th 2004, 12:00am by Kenneth Ko

    ... of legislators that you are doing the right thing for Hong Kong. 'There is no hidden agenda and no hidden self-interest.' Mr Li began to lobby for the bill more than a year ago, talking ... friendship with fellow legislators had a part to play, he said, there had been no personal favours and the process had followed its rightful procedure. He said the bill's passage was highly ...

  7. Language point

    Posted Sep 08th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... An international animal rights group has called on Thailand to ban controversial kickboxing fights between endangered orang-utans held daily at a Bangkok wildlife park. Mr Rosen said that such treatment could have a long-term effect on the species' survival and called for a boycott of the park. A verb is considered a phrasal verb if it consists of two or more words. One ...

  8. Antiquities board makes last-ditch plea to save Wan Chai Market

    Posted Sep 30th 2004, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... the board's previous decisions and the tycoon's property rights. Monument status would prevent the building's demolition. The latest letter is the board's second attempt this year ... appeal to the tycoon, after being formally sworn in next month. 'We have no legal right to force him to abandon the plan,' Mr Lau said. 'We also have to look at the issue from ...

  9. Young actors tackle child trafficking

    Posted Mar 27th 2006, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Chai, will go to the charity to help victims and work on children's rights issues, and to produce children's performances based on true stories of child trafficking. Unicef estimates ...

  10. Tender award riles local tyre recycler

    Posted Mar 27th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was the right move for Hong Kong to deal with old tyres at this stage. It said the interests of the local recycling industry would not be hurt because the winning firm was also a part of the industry. ...




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