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  1. Organic prices tough to swallow

    Posted Jan 17th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... organic-food consumers tended to be educated and married, and living mainly in Sai Kung, Central and Sha Tin. Debbie Yu Wai-chun and her family are now enjoying the 'true' taste of vegetables ... occupying 20 hectares compared with the 1,000 traditional farms occupying 340 hectares. ...

  2. More controls urged over cyberspace

    Posted Jun 06th 2007, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... of the country's overall development strategy, Liu Yunshan told a national meeting on internet regulation, Xinhua reported. 'It's urgently needed... if we want to occupy the battlefield ... and producing online products that promoted 'morally inspiring mainstream messages', he said. Mr Liu's speech marked the latest effort by the central government to place ...

  3. Space agency looks to capture sun's power

    Posted Sep 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Technology, a research institute under the China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation, said on its website on Thursday that it had submitted a plan to the central government to build a massive ... in particular the US and Japan, take the lead and occupy strategically important locations in space. The US space agency Nasa proposed a solar power station as early as the 1960s, while Japan's ...

  4. Too bad the great internet library is teasingly out of reach

    Posted Jul 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... One friend suggested Maxwell's Clothiers, in Tsim Sha Tsui. Unfortunately, the former Maxwell's web address is now occupied by cybersquatters. But if I decide to follow my ... data direct from content creators. So it has downloaded a number of very large data collections, including much of the Library of Congress, the UK Central Government Web Archive and Project ...

  5. HK centres showcase shining achievements

    Posted Oct 12th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... commercialisation between our R&D centres and mainland and overseas organisations,' Mr Wong said. Accordingly, the ITC has established co-operation mechanisms at the central, regional ... in the past three years has reached $80 billion. This year, the Hong Kong Pavilion occupies an area of about 500 square metres. The pavilion will introduce Hong Kong's five new R&D centres ...

  6. Virtual voices

    Posted Sep 01st 2007, 12:00am by Maya Alexandri

    ... the letter, the central government intervened and more than 1,000 slave workers were freed from the kilns and returned to their families. Given the mainland's reputation for crushing protest ... the central government admit there had been a cover-up and promise transparency on the issue. Sars and the admission of a cover-up created a demand for reliable information and many people turned ...


    Posted Sep 26th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and achieved breakthroughs at the most unlikely of times. Others swapped their lab coats for suits and occupied some of the highest offices in the land. When the People's Republic was founded ... politicians gave scientists a new mission: fuelling economic development. The central government also began to recruit engineers and scientists for top positions. Dr Wan Gang, for example, ...

  8. Hands up who wants one

    Posted Jul 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to his followers. Jobs said the iPad would create 'an entirely new category of devices that will connect users with their apps and content'. It occupies the space between internet-ready smartphones and laptop computers, without replacing either- a niche already occupied by cheap netbooks, which were introduced in 2008. But can the iPad- which becomes widely available in Hong Kong ...

  9. Just for kicks

    Posted Jul 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The government has issued mobile-TV licences to networks such as Central China Television, Shanghai Media Group and Beijing Television. The mobile-TV market in Hong Kong has been strong in video ... that has gone before and in some way to do our best to continue the legacy of Shaw Brothers, the heritage and the great films that were produced here,' says Pfeiffer, whose company occupies ...



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