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  1. Brothers create a stir with taste of canada

    Posted Aug 01st 2005, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... first of all, that it isn't funny, and second, that it's worth a trip to Canada just to taste some of the country's finest culinary creations. On Saturday night, Canada came ... If I ever visit Canada again, I would like to check out their restaurant.' ...

  2. Sars report 'will not single out any officials for blame'

    Posted Oct 01st 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Calls grow for Legco inquiry as sources say panel backpedals on naming names Calls for a Legco inquiry into the Sars disaster were growing last night after it emerged that an investigation commissioned by the government will not hold any senior official r ...

  3. Race winners

    Posted Mar 30th 2005, 12:00am by Claude Adams

    ... Claude Adams, VANCOUVER In the early 1950s, as part of a wave of immigrants from Europe, my parents knew little about the Canada that they adopted as their new home. They did not know ... daughter into the world. Amy Lu made the front page of the Vancouver Sun- the poster child of a New Canada. Today, Amy is still part of a 'visible minority'. But by the time she reaches ...

  4. Maggie may come clean for Cannes

    Posted Jan 20th 2004, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... Tinnie Chow Rumour has it that local actress Maggie Cheung Man-yuk (In the Mood for Love, Hero) is involved in the independent French film Clean. The movie, written and directed by her ex-husband, Olivier Assayas, and Nyle Cavazos Garcia, is being filmed on location in France, the UK and Canada. Clean may be finished in time for the Cannes Film Festival, along with her other movie ...

  5. Delayed justice

    Posted Jan 26th 2005, 12:00am by Claude Adams

    ... but came to Canada with his family when he was four. As a teenager in Montreal, he fell into a life of crime, mostly theft and drug dealing, and when he reached adulthood, the government threw him ... not feel sorry for George. He had earned his punishment. However, just about the time George was delivered into Haitian exile, another man arrived in Canada. His name was Lai Changxing, and he ...

  6. It's just a resolution

    Posted Dec 29th 2004, 12:00am by Claude Adams

    ... with 'reformed' terrorists. It was Canada's political photo of the year: Prime Minister Paul Martin shaking hands with Libya's Muammar Gaddafi in a desert tent, Colonel Gaddafi grinning and Mr ... when a passenger jet exploded over Lockerbie, Scotland, in 1988. Mr Martin's handlers said Colonel Gaddafi has apologised, paid reparations, and now Canada and Libya were doing some ...

  7. Works of art portray the beauty of nature

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

    ... represents how rural Alberta is divided into orderly grid-like sections, a common sight in the prairie provinces of Canada. Loewan, a Canadian-Chinese born in Hong Kong, has been promoting world ... of the wonders of this precious element of nature. The exhibition, presented by the Consulate General of Canada and the Visual Arts Alberta Association, runs until June 25. ...

  8. Rival gives Starbucks a taste of competition in China

    Posted Jul 29th 2003, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... than 40 applicants for new stores. The head of its China operations is Bai Ning, a graduate of the economic management department of Tsinghua University who spent 10 years in Canada. 'I am ... and the office,' he said. Mr Bai is a friend of Charles Zhang Chaoyang, the head of Sohu.com, who is also a fan of Blenz. Blenz has 29 outlets in Canada, mostly in the Vancouver and Victoria areas ...

  9. Gay 'newlyweds' threaten legal action

    Posted Oct 10th 2003, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... SCMP, October 6, 2003 A gay couple married in Canada are raising the stakes in their battle to have their union recognised in Hong Kong. Roddy Shaw Kwok-wah and Nelson Ng Chin-pang say ... pave the way for some sort of legalisation of same-sex marriages in Hong Kong. It will [put] pressure on the government to [allow] ... people going all the way [to Canada] to get the benefits ...

  10. A matter of basic rights

    Posted Feb 18th 2004, 12:00am by Reggie Ho

    ... Following the lead of Ontario and British Columbia in Canada, a court in the US state of Massachusetts made a ruling last November to support same-sex marriage. In each case, the rulings were made ... of appealing against the court judgments, and is looking to legalise same-sex marriage nationwide. That will make Canada the third country, after the Netherlands and Belgium, to do so. What is more, ...




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