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  1. Olympic crusade

    Posted Aug 08th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Olympic Games 2006 ...

  2. Beijing office rents up despite fresh supply

    Posted Jul 30th 2008, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... loan conditions, and delays caused by the diversion of resources to deal with construction for the Olympic Games combined to put some checks on the growth in supply, the agents said. ... than expected supply as a result of construction delays related to preparations for the Beijing Olympic Games. According to international property agency Vigers, average rentals were ...

  3. Underdogs, mentors and Olympic favourites

    Posted Aug 13th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... the years at the modern Olympic games. Here at CitySeen, we are definitely ready to leave the politics of the Beijing Games behind and just stick to sports. For fun, we've decided to ask various local personalities which athletes from Games past and present they most admire and respect, and what outstanding achievement of theirs deserve a gold for inspiration. Andy On Chi-kit, ...

  4. 'Now I just want to return to my old life. I need a rest'

    Posted Aug 28th 2008, 12:00am by Tom Miller

    ... Tom Miller and Jennifer Lee It was great while it lasted, but Beijingers have met the end of their seven-year Olympic road this week with a collective sigh of relief. 'The Olympics ... among athletes returning home after the world's biggest sporting event, few residents of the host city appear to be suffering from an Olympic hangover. 'Finally I don't have ...

  5. Olympics back home

    Posted Jun 24th 2008, 12:00am by John Millen

    ... Written by John Millen Athens 2004 In 2004, the Olympic Games returned to Athens, the city where the first modern Olympics had been held in 1896. What a difference there was between ... a single Games record by winning eight medals. Sailor Birgit Fischer became the first athlete in any sport to win two medals at each of five successive Olympic Games. Looking forward to Beijing ...

  6. Director's documentary tribute puts athletes on centre stage

    Posted Sep 14th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... did as deputy mayor, but he is the one who helped make the Asian Games in Beijing in 1990 a success, and was the deputy director of Beijing's failed bid in 1993 to host the Olympic Games. His invaluable experience in China's Olympic dream just shows people how tough the road has been for this country in hosting the Games. How many hours of material did you prepare? We had ...

  7. In Brief

    Posted Aug 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the gala show, the Legal Daily reports. According to statistics given by the International Olympic Committee and the Beijing Organising Committee for the Olympic Games on Saturday, 85 per cent ... that he had returned to his home. When they raided his flat, they found him on the sofa watching the Games. He told police he wanted to watch the Olympics and thought security would be relaxed ...

  8. Alvin Sallay

    Posted Jun 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... and Manpower Bureau- is well qualified to talk on the topic. Wardlaw was head coach of the Australian athletic squad at the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games. A former Olympian himself- he competed ... 'Not taking part in the opening ceremony at an Olympic Games is fairly normal for the athletic squad. You have to remember the track and field programme only starts in the second week,' ...

  9. China's Olympic pride and the lessons learned

    Posted Aug 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... China waited a long time to realise its dream of hosting an Olympic Games. Now that the curtain has come down on 17 days of spectacular action, the nation can take pride in what it has ... of the human spirit. China's Olympic dream has not ended with the closing ceremony. Hosting the Games will have a lasting effect. The pride instilled in Chinese has given them newfound confidence. ...

  10. Olympic Village wins praise for comforts- and even bizarre twists

    Posted Jul 28th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Zhou

    ... Martin Zhou in Beijing The Olympic Village projected a heart-warming image of the Beijing Games, long troubled by various issues from politics to air quality, on its inauguration day- ... be something else that differentiates previous Olympic villages from the Beijing incarnation. Contradictory to Beijing's promise when it bid for the Games, of uncensored internet access ...




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