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  1. Son urges leniency for father who chopped him

    Posted Aug 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Man Joyce.hyman@scmp.com A case of family violence took a touching turn yesterday when a son pleaded for leniency for his father, who chopped his forehead in a fit of rage. Chan Ngok-kui, 18, made the entreaty in the District Court just before his f ...

  2. 'Culture-coded' marketing plan key to success say talent managers

    Posted Jun 11th 2008, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... planned business model and marketing campaign aimed at respecting the local culture is just as important. 'You must create a marketing plan that is culture-coded,' Mr McBride said, ... sources of illegal downloads in the world'. It said that the legitimate market for music was 'choked by a digital piracy rate of over 99 per cent'. 'The Chinese market ...

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    Zhou Kehua case reflects Chinese media's sanitised crime coverage

    Posted Aug 28th 2012, 12:00am by Chang Ping

    ... Chang Ping says the case of gangster Zhou Kehua demonstrates Chinese authorities' rigid intolerance of a serious reflection of the social circumstances that can lead to crime ... packaged together into our cover story for the week. The next week, we published another set of articles probing the case. The rule of thumb in Chinese media regarding such crime coverage is: ...

  4. Corrections & clarifications

    Posted Mar 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... In Tuesday's story entitled 'More doubts cast on Tang's claims' on A5, Dr Yeoh Eng-kiong was quoted as saying 'Article 23 of the Basic Law was a major piece of legislation... but I do not recall anyone in the Exco making such rema ...

  5. Reward offered to help solve baffling murder of Thai-Chinese woman

    Posted Feb 20th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the government's tax office last October. A spokesman said the baffling case came into light on October 24 last year when the 40-year-old Thai-born Chinese tourist was found dead on the top ... behind by two pieces of black plastic strap. Her body was discovered 13 days after she was reported missing. Her shoes had been placed above her head- an insult in Thai culture- leading ...

  6. Music giant sues Neway over copyright

    Posted Feb 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui Warner Music is seeking damages for copyright infringement from Neway Karaoke Box, which runs 23 karaoke bars in Hong Kong. It is seeking an interim injunction to stop Neway playing its songs until the case is resolved. The alleged infringements involve English and Chinese songs by local, Taiwanese and overseas singers. ...

  7. On the right track

    Posted Apr 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... such as giving Chinese citizens the right to choose their government. The Communist Party, it seems, has no plans to relinquish its monopoly on power. The action plan also does not indicate any ... and cultural issues rather than political ones. The document depicts a country steadily moving forward in the human rights field for the last 60 years: 'Since the founding of the People's ...

  8. Corpse-selling gang held for killing 100 frail victims in Guangdong

    Posted Sep 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... their relatives' bodies, which were later interred according to traditional customs. Burial was a widespread tradition in China for several thousand years, and many Chinese believe it demonstrates ... by police as the gang's headquarters. Liu Hongbo, a newspaper columnist based in Wuhan, said the strict cremation system violated traditional cultural values, and encouraged corpse sellers ...

  9. Palace Museum thefts not planned, hearing told

    Posted Feb 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... by stealing valuable exhibits from a key cultural relic and should be jailed for 13 to 15 years, but his defence lawyer pleaded for a more lenient sentence, saying two appraisal houses had concluded ...

  10. Judicial reform can act as safety valve

    Posted Mar 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... More than four years ago, National People's Congress chairman Wu Bangguo told China's parliament the country had completed the establishment of a socialist legal system with Chinese characteristics covering every area of social, economic, political and cultural activity. Given that the system had to be rebuilt after the Cultural Revolution, this was a significant ...




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