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  1. Protest puts a halt to dredging

    Posted Nov 27th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for Leighton, a partner in the joint venture with China State which is performing the reclamation, said the activists 'have the right to protest' and will not be forcibly removed. ...

  2. Two IFC's mainlander-only viewing stunt denounced as racially biased

    Posted May 09th 2004, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... joint venture that runs Two IFC- refused to reveal how many mainland tourists visited the viewing area last week, calling the figures 'internal information'. 'That's just ...

  3. Six degrees

    Posted Dec 21st 2008, 12:00am by Mark Footer

    ... into a joint venture with the Bank of Scotland to provide financial services in the United States. However, the move was met with criticism in Britain due to Robertson's views on homosexuality and the bank cancelled the venture after Robertson commented, 'In Scotland, you can't believe how strong the homosexuals are... [Scotland] could go right back to the darkness very ...

  4. Group files complaint on Central reclamation

    Posted Jun 09th 2004, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Planning and Lands Bureau faces a $280 million compensation claim from the contractors because of the delay. The claim, lodged by the joint venture of Leighton Contractors and China State ...

  5. Behind the Zhuhai incident

    Posted Oct 10th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the border into Shenzhen and you will see many Chinese-made cars, including ones made by joint ventures with foreign companies such as GM, Audi, VW and Honda. WAYNE SHEN, Mongkok ...

  6. BBVA in talks on pension venture

    Posted Mar 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... George Chen and Lulu Chen Spanish financial services group BBVA is mulling a pension fund joint venture with China Citic Bank, as it bids to strengthen relationships with its mainland partner. BBVA, which already operates a car-financing joint venture with the bank and helped it to launch a private banking unit, is in talks with Citic to develop a pension fund business, said ...

  7. The Net Delusion

    Posted Jan 09th 2011, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... Charmaine Chan The Net Delusion by Evgeny Morozov Allen Lane, HK$195 In 2009, Vietnamese activists protesting against the building of a bauxite mine (by a joint venture between the government and a subsidiary of China's Chinalco) discovered their every online move was being monitored by a third party and their computers used to attack other online targets. 'Most ...

  8. Motives behind secret deal for City of Sadness

    Posted Dec 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... development. 'To the government, it was a win-win solution to sign the joint venture agreement,' he added. In the 1982 deal, the then-territorial government bought 488 hectares of Tin Shui ... of land in the hands of Chinese government-controlled China Resources, and thus the government decided to buy back all the lands from Mightycity and entered into a joint venture agreement ...

  9. Workers protest at low wages, long hours

    Posted Oct 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and harsh working conditions. The workers, employed by the Hong Kong-mainland joint-venture company Computime, rallied outside the factory early in the morning, blocking the entrance and part ... to send to their families who are living on the edge of poverty. Computime, which employs about 4,000 workers, is a joint venture between Hong Kong businessman Auyeung Pok-hong and a mainland ...

  10. Care fund due for spending review

    Posted May 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... How to tackle a widening wealth gap is the challenge for many governments around the world. Pressured by an increasingly discontented society in 2010, our government answered the call with a joint venture with the business sector- each to donate HK$5 billion to set up a Community Care Fund to help the poor. Despite a lukewarm response from tycoons and criticism over its targets, ...




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