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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Pressure on MTR over delay in high-speed-rail line's completion

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 03:47am by Alex Lo

    ... this year, a delay of, shall we say, roughly about two years? Just as pre-1997 officials such as then chief secretary Anson Chan Fang On-sang put undue pressure on the Chek Lap Kok airport to open ...

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    Chinese dissenters dying in jail is a disgrace

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 04:09am by Alex Lo

    ... and arbitrary. Cao Shunli, a human rights activist, appeared healthy when she was arrested at an airport on her way to Geneva to attend a meeting of the United Nations Human Rights Council. Her health ...

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    Tricky choice for would-be tourists

    Posted Jan 09th 2014, 04:59am by Hari Kumar

    ... of a welcome you get. The anti-government protesters have said they will not lay siege to the airport, but did not specify colours that tourists should wear for a safe passage. With almost every colour ...

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    Cathay junket shows that Albert Ho Chun-yan is not so whiter than white

    Posted Aug 26th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... being a member of the board of the Airport Authority and that his tenure lasts till the end of 2015. Those on the French trip have confirmed that Cathay management had repeated its opposition ... then surely the Airport Authority is an interested party, to put it delicately. There is also the small matter of the proposed third runway, which of course Cathay and the Airport Authority support, ...

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    HKTV ruckus out of proportion

    Posted Nov 06th 2013, 03:46am by Alex Lo

    ... which killed 299 people in Hong Kong or the chaotic opening of Chek Lap Kok airport in 1998, two previous cases which led to the rare Legco powers being invoked. The local free-TV market ...

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    Cathay Pacific junket debacle is shamelessness at a whole new level

    Posted Aug 27th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... application that might create a rival airline to Cathay or approve the budget for building a third airport runway. No doubt fellow traveller Ip Kwok-him felt the same way as Cheng. The Democratic ... promised to pay back a part or most of the costs. Democrat Albert Ho Chun-yan has been hiding his role as a board member of the Airport Authority and so is most exposed to charges of conflict ...

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    Pan-democrats reap what they sow

    Posted Aug 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Chung Kwok-pan and independents Chan Kin-por and Ma Fung-kwok. Other travellers were Executive Council member Cheng Yiu-tong, former Airport Authority chief executive Billy Lam Chung-lun, Airport Authority board member Huen Wong, and a Baptist University academic. Predictably, the pan-democrats and their friends have been low-key about it. The trip came at a sensitive time when ...

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    Smart apps monitor our every move

    Posted Aug 09th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... nearby and quickly behaved himself and went back to join the taxi queue. Tom Friedman, the New York Times columnist, once recounted an amusing incident he had in an airport. He and a woman were ...

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    Bad owners the problem, not big dogs

    Posted Jul 06th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... businesswoman a few years back flew such a mastiff in from Tibet and brought traffic to a standstill in her hometown as local cops blocked roads to transport the dog from the airport to a celebration ...

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    Secret court still not out in the open

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 12:00am by Hari Kumar

    ... Hari Kumar hari.kumar@scmp.com Secret court still not out in the open Despite being stuck in a Moscow airport transit hotel with no passport and few people ready to help him, Edward Snowden may have scored a first victory, albeit a small one, in his quest to bring details about the secret US surveillance to the public's reach. On Tuesday, the Foreign Intelligence ...




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