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  1. Without Beijing's patronage, HK would be just another city

    Posted Jan 01st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... embassy in Belgrade as a bombing target in its rush to war. According to the autobiography of Tang Jiaxuan, the Chinese foreign minister at that time, for that blunder the then US president Bill Clinton repeatedly apologised in person to Chinese leaders and families of the three victims of the attack. Nato's unilateral action also caused more than 500 civilian deaths for which ...

  2. Talking points

    Posted May 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... president Bill Clinton in a reference to the 1969 concert, the 10-day festival is expected to draw thousands of visitors eager to see writers including Ian McEwan, Doris Lessing, Orhan Pamuk, Hilary ... government must face is lawlessness. China does not lack laws, but the rule of law.' Auditor to report on officials' travel bills Audit Commission director Benjamin Tang Kwok-bun ...

  3. Question mark over Tung, the go-between

    Posted Apr 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... can still play a worthwhile role after leaving office, as former US presidents Jimmy Carter and Bill Clinton have shown. The difference is that we know where Carter and Clinton stand. ...

  4. Fresh faces

    Posted Mar 10th 2008, 12:00am by Kitty Poon, Poon Kit

    ... been a discernable trend around the world. In 1992, the energetic 46-year-old Bill Clinton became president of the United States. Five years later, Britons voted Tony Blair into power, just ...

  5. Wary of political motivation

    Posted Jan 31st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to a sign a Legislative Council petition urging the administration of former US president Bill Clinton to grant free trading rights (then known as 'most-favoured-nation status') to China, ...

  6. HK firm rides on electric cars

    Posted Oct 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... president Bill Clinton, means mycar will have a manufacturing facility in Mississippi to cover the entire American market. According to McAuliffe, potential demand for mycar in the US is huge ...

  7. High standards impress 'directors'

    Posted Apr 25th 2009, 12:00am by Jaymee Ng

    ... other out.' His opening speech on the 'Clinton Global Initiative' was catchy, and he demonstrated his general knowledge of world affairs. However, former United States president Bill Clinton was not the sole source of his inspiration. 'I have read a book called Say it like Obama and I was inspired by it,' he said, admitting that he had tried to apply ...

  8. A hub with heart

    Posted Dec 01st 2008, 12:00am by Ian Holliday

    ... Ian Holliday The Clinton Global Initiative meets outside America for the first time this week with the Hong Kong launch of CGI Asia. Adopting the successful format of annual meetings in New York, former US president Bill Clinton will challenge regional leaders to find creative solutions to contemporary problems. During two days of panel discussions and working sessions, ...

  9. Year of challenges will test Rat's talents

    Posted Feb 09th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and either Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton, wife of former president Bill Clinton, or the self-proclaimed voice of change, Senator Barack Obama, who are locked in a close contest for the Democratic ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Mar 14th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the economy. When US president Bill Clinton raised the minimum wage in 1996, poverty fell to historic lows, particularly for the most disadvantaged workers- less skilled minorities and single mothers. ...




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