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  1. Transport bosses reject cost-cutting plan, but engineers say options to be considered

    Posted Oct 13th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung Transport officials insisted that a proposal by a group of engineers that could cut the cost of the new high-speed cross-border railway by half was unfeasible, after the group explained its plan to them. Nine members of the Professional Commons' railway expert group held a three-hour meeting yesterday on the Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong express link ...

  2. Games bid estimates loss of HK$13.8b

    Posted Sep 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Martin Wong, Paggie Leung

    ... Hong Kong-Guangzhou railway from HK$30 billion to more than HK$60 billion. The Civic Party's Tanya Chan called on the government to unveil more financial details. She said the government ...

  3. Staff training a priority despite downturn

    Posted Sep 04th 2009, 12:00am by Dennis Eng, Paggie Leung

    ... conduct and corporate social responsibility as the most important training topics. About 70 per cent of respondents said they had development programmes for staff. The institute said ...

  4. Engineers, businessmen hail rail link

    Posted Oct 09th 2009, 12:00am by Anita Lam, Paggie Leung

    ... [to link] Hong Kong to mainland China,' he said. Arup- builder and designer of countless landmark infrastructures around the world- was involved in preliminary design work for the link ... of high-speed links worldwide, will share experiences with Secretary for Transport Eva Cheng and representatives from the mainland's Ministry of Railways in today's session. ...

  5. Passenger gripes mar MTR opening

    Posted Aug 17th 2009, 12:00am by Austin Chiu, Paggie Leung

    ... arrangement,' he said. 'It is so inconvenient and I have to spend extra time on transit.' The MTR Corporation estimated as many as 10,000 rush-hour commuters would face similar delays. ... dissatisfied with the increase in price of the monthly pass on West Rail. It is the government's policy to make railways form the backbone of Hong Kong's transport system because ...

  6. Here's to you 'Donald Tung'

    Posted Jul 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, leading a large trade delegation in the northeast of China, made the appeal at a symposium in Harbin yesterday. But he could be forgiven for thinking the relationship needs ... making company and a railway vehicle producer in Changchun today. ...

  7. Investors eye judicial review over minibonds

    Posted Oct 07th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... of Lehman Brothers' Victims told the South China Morning Post yesterday. Chan said the legal challenge might, for example, question why the Securities and Futures Commission and Hong Kong ... are not corporate bonds, but are high-risk, credit-linked derivatives. Cash on the table A HK$6.3 billion deal was struck to pay back 25,000 investors The number of days Lehman Brothers investors were given ...

  8. Peace of mind at last for the minibond investors

    Posted Sep 07th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung What a difference two months makes. During the July 1 protests, minibond investor Peter Lee was desperate and stressed- chanting slogans and trying to storm the Bank of China ... are not corporate bonds but high-risk, credit-linked derivatives, marketed as a proxy investment in well-known companies. ...

  9. At least 11 banks mis-sold minibonds, SFC chief says

    Posted Jun 24th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... a preliminary notice or face settlement talks, he said. Mr Wheatley refused to comment on market rumours that the regulator had rejected Bank of China (Hong Kong)'s offer to buy back minibonds from ... be developed to cover the marketing of related documents. Minibonds were not corporate bonds, but high-risk, credit-linked derivatives marketed as a proxy investment in well-known companies. Mr ...

  10. Minibond victim wants apology, not settlement

    Posted Aug 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Ho said, adding that he would turn to lawmakers for help. He said he could still remember how staff at the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China persuaded him to put his savings ... are not corporate bonds, but consist of high-risk credit-linked derivatives, and are marketed as a proxy investment in well-known companies. Hong Kong investors lost billions of dollars on minibonds ...




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