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  1. Row widens over quality of Mercedes cars

    Posted Dec 17th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... trips to the workshop for repairs despite expectations of superior quality. Chen Yilei, assistant to Guangzhou Heng Da's chief executive, said this year alone the company had documented 70 problems with the cars, a fifth of which were engine-related. 'This is supposed to be a high-quality car but the problems have happened to so many of our cars that I think it is a common ...

  2. Star quality

    Posted Oct 16th 2003, 12:00am by Winnie Chung

    ... to STAR as a producer, doing on-air promotions for the channel. Eight years ago, she finally made the plunge into the directing world by doing an independent feature, Father's Toy, funded ...

  3. Filthy air a clear dereliction of public duty

    Posted May 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... air quality is already causing many premature deaths, and that the numbers will rise exponentially as the years of breathing them rise from 10 to 20 and beyond. The administration's ... to have forgotten these principles. It is obvious to most of the population that the provision of clean air is as important to citizens today as provision of clean water was 100 years ago. ...

  4. Love is on the air

    Posted Aug 06th 2009, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... a 'physically fit and active' companion with whom he could 'see the world'. Men usually state in their video clips the qualities they seek in a bride, describe their own personality, ...

  5. Quality check leads to total recall

    Posted May 11th 2010, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok Drug maker Quality Pharmaceutical Laboratory, which was ordered by the health authorities to recall all its 434 drug products from the market on Friday after substandard products were spotted, will collect products and offer refunds from today at 31 dispensaries citywide. Customers can also submit them at where they were bought. The firm's hotline is 2429 8412. ...

  6. Fresh thoughts

    Posted Aug 06th 2009, 12:00am by Christine Loh

    ... Kong must make this happen. A good place to start is our own government's consultation on reviewing local air quality standards. I'm often asked whether people across the border ... in 2007 to rate their local air quality, many thought it was good or even very good. This may indicate that people have become accustomed to heavy air pollution and did not have sufficient ...

  7. One in five say they may leave over pollution

    Posted Jan 06th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... place, except for air quality,' she said, adding that the city's 'particular social problem' had turned into a 'business problem'. Ms Loh said that while Hong Kong had increasingly come under an international spotlight because of its air quality problems, the survey presented the 'worried voice' of the silent public, who were predominantly Hong ...

  8. Quality tests find fewer faulty condoms

    Posted Aug 15th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... the manufacturer to make sure it kept a closer watch on quality and strengthened checking procedures. The manufacturer of the Fuji condom said it had tested samples obtained from the Hong Kong distributor ...

  9. A special quality that stands out from the crowd

    Posted Jun 14th 2005, 12:00am by Michael Taylor

    ... Jeffrey Ong, director of service quality at the Singapore Tourism Board. 'We are here to learn from some of Hong Kong's leading organisations what they have done to transform the service ... Awards (CRE Awards), an initiative to promote service quality throughout the region, have also been instrumental in raising service standards in Hong Kong. In their third year, the awards ...

  10. Antique furniture are timeless attractions

    Posted Aug 20th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... collection of antique furniture made of high quality wood, such as huanghuali, zitan and jichimu. These pieces cost an average of more than HK$1 million each. Non-hardwood pieces, such as elm wood ... is a challenge due to the city's high humidity. 'Always keep the dehumidifier or air conditioner on, and make sure the room temperature is around 20 to 25 Celsius,' Chiang says. ...




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