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  1. Net gains bridge cultural gap after chance meeting

    Posted Jan 31st 2004, 12:00am by Paul Moon, Paul Mooney

    ... in video technology. 'You can't just dump technology on someone and say good luck,' Opperman said. He invited Michael Rubin, author of The Little Digital Video Book, to Beijing to help train teachers and students. 'There was a bit of a language problem, but nothing that a little pantomime or a helpful precocious student couldn't get through,' Rubin said. ...

  2. Oughton hooks 'little fish'

    Posted Mar 14th 2004, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... but their partnership brought in enough of the 'little fish' to tide them over. Oughton and Kinane teamed to win back to back races in the events leading up to the Centenary Sprint Cup, then finished ... little horse,' Oughton said. 'He has raced very well all season and been around about the prize-money, so he deserved to get that win today.' On Hapi Hapi, Kinane used his one ...

  3. Social struggles of the little people sowing seeds of change

    Posted Mar 11th 2004, 12:00am by Paul Moon, Paul Mooney

    ... believes that change in China is coming from the 'little people' featured in his book, who are pushing for change on a local level, mostly outside the cities. 'I wanted to pick ...

  4. Match-making frustrates little empresses

    Posted Jul 12th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Parents are notorious for spoiling an only child; less well known is their tendency to involve themselves heavily in selecting a spouse for their little emperors and empresses. 'I've met a dozen boys introduced by my parents since my university graduation in 2000,' said Lily Li, a 26-year-old from Jiangsu province. 'They are sons of their friends: doctors, ...

  5. There's a little place I know . . .

    Posted Jul 21st 2003, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... In order to get to Ferran Adria's Michelin three-star restaurant, people have been known to fly in by helicopter, or take a taxi and have the driver wait for five hours while they dine. It takes planning and dedication to get there: El Bulli is tucke ...

  6. Little hope for talks on interpretation

    Posted Apr 12th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Pro-democracy group willing to 'grasp any opportunity' for dialogue in row over length of chief executive's term Pro-democracy lawyers who will meet top Beijing officials today to discuss the imminent interpretation of the Basic Law say they have little expectations of the meeting, and acknowledge that some people considered it 'just ...

  7. Little Sweetie's steady rise to the top

    Posted Jan 29th 2005, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... Ravina Shamdasani A fortune of US$2.3b, but Nina Wang eats at McDonald's Nina 'Little Sweetie' Wang Kung Yu-sum has been described as Hong Kong's most eccentric billionaire, and the richest woman in Asia and Britain- five times richer than Queen Elizabeth at one point. Forbes magazine estimated her personal worth at US$2.3 billion last year and Fortune ...

  8. Little girl shunned by even her relatives

    Posted Nov 29th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Siu-sin Seven-year-old Wang Kaijia has the biggest collection of toys in her village, but no one to play with. 'Other children know I have an illness and do not play with me. A boy in my class beat me up because of it,' Kaijia said. She tes ...

  9. Vocal hero

    Posted Feb 10th 2004, 12:00am by David Watkins

    ... greatest athletes, many are still reluctant for people to find this out. We have to sign so many secrecy contracts. There's so much that I can't talk to you about.' It's little ... the introductory lesson pretty easy, all things considered. What magic did Stroud use to take my eeyore away? 'A bridge, or passaggi, is the point in your voice where resonation moves from one area ...

  10. Not the usual politics

    Posted Jul 29th 2004, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... of Social Services, which used the figure in its Social Development Index, called for a revamp of the administration's consultation mechanism to help bridge the gap between the government ... but there is little doubt that the system is at a critical juncture. Its capacity to cope with the fast-paced change in the wake of the two July 1 rallies has been put in doubt. Against that background, more ...




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