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  1. 'It is necessary to fight... no matter how old'

    Posted Dec 05th 2005, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Gary Cheung It takes just five minutes for a young person to walk from Pacific Place in Admiralty to HSBC headquarters in Central. But Chak Nuen-fai spent 25 minutes on the 650-metre journey during yesterday's march. For the 86-year-old, who joined a march for the first time in his life, the short walk was a manifestation of his strong commitment to democracy. Even though ...

  2. Officials stick to Tung's statement on mass protest

    Posted Jul 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... of the Central Policy Unit and Mr Tung's chief policy adviser, also declined to respond. THE OFFICIAL RESPONSE Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa A brief 'good morning' to reporters ...

  3. Migrant children face illiterate future

    Posted Jul 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... higher than what local children pay and beyond the reach of the average migrant worker. The central government has introduced policies urging local education departments to not discriminate ...

  4. Accountability is measured by deeds

    Posted Jul 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... (SCMP, July 1, 2003) A year ago today, Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa embarked on his second five-year term by promising a new style of governance. Central to his plans was the accountability system, which was intended to mark a fresh start for his administration. We were promised, among other things, that it would make the government more sensitive to the needs ...

  5. Remittance operators count on expansion

    Posted Jul 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... US$278.9 million to the Philippines, up 47.4 per cent from US$189.2 million in 1997, according to statistics from Bangko Sentral ng Philipinas, the country's central bank. Eyeing the easy ...

  6. As if property prices weren't crazy enough, here's speed viewing

    Posted Apr 18th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... all fed by reduced supply, rampant demand fuelled by foreign investors, rich arrivals, a good economy and city bonuses. Central London homes are forecast to rise 20 per cent this year. ...

  7. Hongkongers keep faith in the Land of Smiles

    Posted Apr 18th 2007, 12:00am by Mark Armsden

    ... rental yields are still hovering between 6 and 8 per cent in key areas close to the central business district and train stations,' Mr Cornick points out. Mr Simister adds: 'The average ...

  8. Living the high life

    Posted Apr 18th 2007, 12:00am by Sonia Kolesnikov

    ... Developments in the Marina Bay area, now part of Singapore's central business district, are expected to benefit from good rental demand, while projects on Sentosa are pitched to capitalise ...

  9. Sinopec bond sale raises US$1.5b

    Posted Apr 18th 2007, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... plants, five billion yuan of which has received central government approval. ...

  10. Temasek on hunt for bank assets in China

    Posted Jun 07th 2006, 12:00am by Jamil Anderlini

    ... president of North Asia and Greater China at Asia Financial Holdings, the financial investment subsidiary of Temasek Holdings. Temasek was embarrassed by the central government late last year when ...




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