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  1. Vatican waiting for HK to take up art exhibit offer

    Posted Apr 03rd 2006, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... if it coincided with a papal visit, Dr Buranelli replied: 'Who knows? It is possible.' He also said Europe had a keen interest in Chinese culture and the Vatican Museums would welcome any ... and cultural exchanges with Beijing that would see items from the museum of the Forbidden City and the stone warriors from Xian displayed at the Vatican, if the political atmosphere allows. Dr ...

  2. Both sides eye seats on body to pick new chief

    Posted Apr 15th 2005, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Jimmy Cheung

    ... sector. Others are Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference delegate Wong Kong-hon and Article 45 Concern Group member Eric Cheung Tat-ming, running in the legal sector. So far, 37 ... will be filled by Hong Kong Taoist Association chairman Tong Wai-ki and another two leaders. Businessman Harry Hah Ki-wai will replace Hassan Robbya as one of the six committee members from the Chinese ...

  3. Youngsters wear their HK label with pride

    Posted Jan 16th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung Eight years after the handover, young people still regard themselves more as Hongkongers than Chinese nationals, according to a survey conducted by a youth group. More than 88 per cent of the 2,777 students interviewed by Hok Yau Club endorsed the statement 'I am a Hongkonger'. Only 75 per cent endorsed the statement 'I am Chinese'. The annual ...

  4. Bronze relic looted from palace to be auctioned

    Posted Sep 15th 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... A looted Chinese relic from a series that triggered a political row when it was offered for sale three years ago will be auctioned in Hong Kong next month. The Star Daily in Beijing ... The auction, which will also feature other cultural antiquities, will be held by the Hong Kong Auctions International Company at an Admiralty hotel. The series of bronze sculptures, featuring the 12 ...

  5. Tang's budget under attack on two fronts

    Posted Mar 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in its annual report that the city had a corporate culture not conducive to technological innovation. Ma Lik, chairman of the Democratic Alliance ...

  6. Road map to a better and wealthier city

    Posted Aug 02nd 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... world-class city. This requires more than stating the aspiration. Hong Kong must fill current gaps with other world-class cities in environment, education, culture and the arts.' A key part of being a world city, it says, is to attract overseas Chinese and talent from the rest of China and the wider region - an area in which it says Hong Kong lags far behind regional rival Singapore. ...

  7. Mayor left stunned by claim that he axed trip

    Posted Jan 12th 2005, 12:00am by Jacky Hsu, Jimmy Cheung

    ... plan.' The popular mayor and possible Taiwanese presidential candidate had planned to visit Hong Kong to deliver two lectures at the University of Hong Kong and attend a seminar on culture and city management. He also had been invited to give a speech at the annual meeting of the Committee of 100, a group of Chinese-Americans. Hong Kong officials yesterday declined to comment ...

  8. 10,000 defy Beijing to pay tribute

    Posted Jan 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Klaudia Lee

    ... Jimmy Cheung and Klaudia Lee Zhao's tragedy also the tragedy of the Chinese people, says Szeto Wah in solemn eulogy At least 10,000 people turned out to mourn the death of former ... a 'democracy wall' with words of condolence. Mr Szeto praised Zhao as a pioneer of China's early post-Cultural Revolution reforms, and recalled he had signed the Sino-British Joint ...

  9. Mourning ex-premier in Legco 'violates Basic Law'

    Posted Jan 19th 2005, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung, Klaudia Lee

    ... do certain things, I think that's in breach of the Basic Law. This [Zhao's death] is the Chinese Communist Party's affair.' Basic Law Article 73 sets out the functions ... and a fair verdict on Zhao's contributions. Democratic Party legislator Cheung Man-kwong said the Leisure and Cultural Services Department had given approval for memorial services in Victoria ...

  10. Bureau rejects blame over RTHK

    Posted May 09th 2006, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... not help strong public governance. Director of Broadcasting Chu Pui-hing side-stepped the question of whether a culture of non-compliance existed, but stressed the situation was improving. He said ... management meets the review committee on public broadcasting later this month. Director of Audit Benjamin Tang Kwok-bun was adamant that RTHK staff had a culture of non-compliance with applicable ...




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