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  1. Troops out, say Canada veterans

    Posted Dec 05th 2010, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... can't take over a country so we should work a way out.' Pifher, who joined the Dufferin and Haldimand Rifles of Canada in 1940, believes the Canadian and other allied forces should ...

  2. Mercantilism is alive and well in the mainland and Canada

    Posted Oct 12th 2010, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... stay poor. But the teacher was wrong. Mercantilism is not past and gone. It is alive and the dominant theory of economic reality in both China and Canada today. The major difference between the two is only that in China they keep you poor by paying you low wages while in Canada they keep you poor by charging you high taxes. As evidence of the continued prevalence of mercantilism, ...

  3. Women saved from brothel in Canada

    Posted Oct 15th 2010, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok A 47-year-old Chinese national was arrested in Vancouver for running brothels that were staffed by 10 women from Hong Kong who had been forced to work as sex slaves, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police said. Michael Li Jian-feng of Burnaby, Britis ...

  4. Canada cracks down on bogus marriages for immigration fraud

    Posted Sep 14th 2010, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... on bogus marriages is the reason about two in every five applicants from southern China and Hong Kong are denied permanent residency in Canada, Jason Kenney (pictured), the country's ... to help crack down on immigration fraud, including fake spousal sponsorships. This month, Canada's immigration department started accepting such applications online. Kenney is currently ...

  5. Adjusting to university life in Canada

    Posted May 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kumi Hui Ka-yan says: 'Studying at a university in Canada has been my dream. After completing Form Five, I decided to advance my studies in Vancouver.' Looking back at when she first arrived in Canada, Kumi says: 'It's not easy to start a new life. Everything was new to me- the environment, friends, teachers, the school, the American accent. 'What's ...

  6. Corrupt sergeant's death in Canada leaves loose ends

    Posted May 21st 2010, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok Lui Lok, one of the most corrupt police officers in Hong Kong's history, died in Canada. He was 90. Lui Lok, nicknamed 'The HK$500 Million Sergeant' for the value of his fortune, died in Canada on May 13, a Canadian edition of the Chinese-language Sing Tao Daily reported. No death notice was published because his family wanted a low key funeral, the report ...

  7. Volunteer work on rise, but city lags UK, Canada

    Posted May 06th 2010, 12:00am by Adrian Wan

    ... such as Britain and Canada in the volunteer sector. The number- equivalent to economic output of HK$5.5 billion or 41,500 full-time jobs- has been mainly fuelled by several large-scale events ... than double the 2001 figure of 39 million. The report put the city's volunteer rate at 19 per cent, trailing developed countries such as Britain at 59 per cent, and Canada at 46 per cent. ...

  8. Canada's 'new boy' has tournament to treasure

    Posted Mar 29th 2010, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... crowd at Hong Kong Stadium. The giant 21-year-old hooker, a carpenter by trade, was among the five try scorers for Canada. He had scored two tries in the Bowl semi-final against Portugal ... There are no professional rugby players in Canada. Most of them are in university and they had to take time off to come here. Taylor Paris is only 17 and is still in high school,' Canada coach Morgan Williams ...

  9. Hong Kong diploma recognised in Canada

    Posted Mar 13th 2010, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... in Canada will go to ICES, which makes recommendations to universities after considering applicants.' ...

  10. Push for Putonghua takes root in Canada's schools

    Posted Jan 10th 2010, 12:00am by Wency Leung

    ... generation, [Putonghua] is going to be very important.' In the past, French and English, Canada's official languages, have been the primary languages of public schools, but parents involved ...




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