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  1. slice of life

    Posted Mar 20th 2007, 12:00am by Virginia Maher

    ... of hands. New York film critics were unanimous in condemning Charlie Chaplin's A Countess from Hong Kong as 'archaic', 'awful' and 'bad'. 'If an old fan of Mr ...

  2. Mainland likely to ride Bush's coattails to freer trade

    Posted Nov 05th 2004, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... is not unanimous in urging restrictions. Kevin Burke, president of the American Apparel and Footwear Association, was disappointed with the government for agreeing to consider more quotas on Chinese apparel on November 3. Mr Burke criticised the US government for considering quotas on these items, when China's exports to the US were still small. In the first eight months, Chinese imports ...

  3. Party poised to open door to entrepreneurs

    Posted Jul 27th 2005, 12:00am by David Marsh

    ... of society's new movers and shakers seem to be leaving it somewhat marginalised,' said Fred Burke, of legal firm Baker & McKenzie's Ho Chi Minh City branch. 'As a businessman ...

  4. Central Government Offices can be a 'one-stop public complaints' site

    Posted Nov 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... and opinions of the individual. This would be more meaningful than Mrs Lam's tactical pro-developer profit plans. Charlie Chan, Mid-Levels ...

  5. Politics that sparkle

    Posted Mar 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Lau Kit-wai Tom Hanks stars as a fun-loving politician who wants to fix the world, despite his mischievous ways Tom Hanks stars as the Democratic Texan congressman Charlie Wilson in Charlie Wilson's War, a biographical film. It's a delightful political drama that offers a comedic vision of international politics. The Wilson portrayed in the film is a liberal realist ...

  6. The day democracy hopes were shot down

    Posted Jun 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the crackdown. Yet it was taken on June 5. Some people said the man was crushed later by tanks. But photographers Arthur Tsang Hin-wah, of Reuters, and Charlie Cole, of Newsweek, both confirmed ...

  7. Flag-waving US country singer to play at FCC ball

    Posted Jul 24th 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen The Foreign Correspondents' Club has announced its entertainment for its eighth annual charity ball, to be held on September 19 at the Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai. Once again, it's an interesting choice- country artists The Charlie Daniels Band. It's probably not an exaggeration to say ...

  8. US may sell potent guided-missile warships to Taiwan

    Posted Aug 17th 2004, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu

    ... Jacky Hsu in Taipei The US may sell four guided-missile destroyers to Taiwan, with delivery of the first vessel due in 2011. Taiwanese media reported yesterday that Taipei and Washington recently reached consensus on a sale of the Arleigh Burke-class destroyers, likely to be officially announced next year. The destroyers are fitted with the Aegis combat system. But Taiwan must show ...

  9. Confucianism comes to the rescue of a slighted meritocracy

    Posted Apr 17th 2010, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... Kong-based journalist Philip Bowring. Appearing this week on the latest Charlie Rose Show, the Lion City's prime minister, Lee Hsien Loong, explains how that works. Lee admits he and his ...

  10. Reclaimed harbourfront land a public asset, not real estate

    Posted Jun 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Society for Protection of the Harbour thanks Charlie Chan Wing-tai for his very sensible letter ('Cut back scale of harbour reclamation', May 27). Over the years, we have done our best to protect and preserve Victoria Harbour by successfully enforcing the Protection of the Harbour Ordinance against the government. We had objected to the original scale of reclamation ...




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