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  1. Closure order on Central noodle stall to stay

    Posted Jun 15th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez The government yesterday refused to rescind its closure order against a well-known noodle shop in Central despite appeals by legislators to save what they call ... chairman of the Tourism Board, hoped the government would again meet the Tourism Commission to reconsider Man Yuen's 'added value because of its historical value and its location'. ...

  2. Legislators want heads to roll over bird flu poll

    Posted Jan 12th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... opinion polls on the government's policy on bird flu, legislators said yesterday. The university's department of applied social sciences was commissioned by the Central Policy Unit ... on opinion polls is rather disappointing. You said you commissioned people to do the polls. You should fire those pollsters,' said health services sector legislator Joseph Lee Kok-long, who ...

  3. At full stretch away from the heat of battle

    Posted Dec 15th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez, Norma Connolly

    ... of their own: Either you want to 'Sink WTO' or 'Junk WTO'. Member organisations of the moderate 'Sink WTO' camp are based on Victoria Park's central lawn. ... the park each day with military precision- wearing 'uniforms' of identical jackets, scarves and hats. When they are not marching through Wan Chai, trying to batter their way through ...

  4. Corruption catchers

    Posted Jun 18th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Independent Commission Against Corruption. When asked about the allegations plaguing Mrs Arroyo, Mr Kwok said that in his experience, 'the most undesirable phenomenon is that society is keen ... will be in Manila as international technical adviser on a five-year initiative, the European Commission-Ombudsman Corruption Prevention Project. The project is aimed at preventing corruption ...

  5. Arroyo in limbo as Filipinos rage at her 'lapse in judgment'

    Posted Jun 29th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... drop in the sea of national ballots, many voters still felt betrayed. Mrs Arroyo asserted that she made the call to former Commission on Elections member Virgilio Garcillano as one of many ... as co-ordinator and adviser to the Presidential Anti-Graft Commission and other related government agencies. Mrs Arroyo's lunch with a dozen businessmen, hosted by Airport Authority chairman Victor ...



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