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  1. News - China

    In China, Samsung outshines Apple in Sichuan earthquake donations

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 01:00pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler As rescuers worked against time to reach those still trapped in rubble left by the devastating Sichuan earthquake, tech companies on Monday were also in a race, vying for generosity points in one of the world's largest markets. Samsung, the world's largest smartphone maker, is donating 60 million yuan (HK$75.4 million) to help relief efforts in Yaan, ...

  2. News - China - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    HK$172m donated to Yaan earthquake relief efforts

    Posted May 01st 2013, 11:03am by Amy Li

    ... About HK$172 million from Hong Kong corporations and individuals had been donated to Yaan earthquake relief efforts in Sichuan province, according to the central government's liaison ... HK$172 million had been donated to earthquake relief by corporations and individuals in Hong Kong, citing the liaison office in Hong Kong. Scholar and poet Jao Tsung-I was among them, said ...

  3. News - China - TECHNOLOGY

    People's Daily questions Apple's earthquake donations

    Posted Jul 24th 2013, 11:37am by Patrick Boehler

    ... Patrick Boehler patrick.boehler@scmp.com Tech giant Apple is refusing to reveal how much of a promised 50 million yuan (HK$63.2 million) donation it has made to aid victims of the earthquake in Sichuan province, according to a Chinese newspaper. In what is the latest public dig at the iPhone maker from a mainland mouthpiece, the People's Daily accused Apple of being ...

  4. News - Hong Kong

    CY Leung to ask Legco for HK$100m quake donation

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 02:37pm by Lai Ying-kit

    ... Lai Ying-kit yingkit.lai@scmp.com The Hong Kong government would seek a HK$100 million fund from the Legislative Council to support relief work in the quake-hit Sichuan province, it announced on Monday. The fund would be injected into the Disaster Relief ...

  5. Comment - Blogs

    Why I didn't donate to Sichuan earthquake relief

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 09:42am by Mandy Ng

    ... it intrigues me to read Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor’s response to lawmakers’ boycott on her motion to donate public funds to earthquake relief efforts in Yaan. A South China Morning Post ... and the community would launch fundraising efforts. However, it is frustrating to see constant news about misused funds. The HK$1.2 billion donation to the 2008 earthquake relief in Sichuan was also misused ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - SICHUAN EARTHQUAKE

    Legco approves HK$100m Sichuan quake donation

    Posted May 03rd 2013, 05:41pm by Colleen Lee, NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... The legislature approved a controversial HK$100 million government donation to official Sichuan earthquake relief efforts yesterday, despite earlier worries over a possible filibuster. ... the government to donate the money to Hong Kong-registered non-government agencies and to report back to the committee on how the donation had been used, were voted down. Some pan-democrats had wanted ...

  7. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    For earthquake victims, relief delayed is relief denied

    Posted May 03rd 2013, 12:00am by SCMP Editorial

    ... by a severe earthquake on April 20, the second fatal one in five years. Two weeks have passed. The local situation does not appear to have improved much. The death toll is close to 200 now; countless ... a well-deserved reputation for charity donations. In light of the Sichuan situation, the question of donating or not should be simple enough. Sadly, the HK$100 million relief funding set aside by the Hong ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion - PAPER TALK

    Paper talk, May 4, 2013

    Posted May 04th 2013, 12:00am

    ... will go to corrupt officials In Apple Daily phone interviews, 51.6 per cent of 738 adult interviewees said lawmakers should not approve the government's plan to donate HK$100 million in public funds to the Sichuan government as relief aid for victims in the recent Ya'an earthquake. Nearly 60 per cent said the donation, if approved, would end up in the pockets of corrupt ...

  9. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Online purveyor of Xinjiang treat helps earthquake victims in Yunnan

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 04:49am by WU NAN

    ... worth of cut cake per week. Why did you decide to donate so much to Ludian? The devastating earthquake in Ludian caused so many deaths and wounds. Many became homeless and lacked basic resources ... Wu Nan nan.wu@scmp.com The Xinjiang treat known as cut cake is available online, and a young man used this lucrative business to help earthquake victims in Yunnan Charity-business mix ...

  10. News - Hong Kong

    Leung defends quake donation against critics, citing 'love and care for compatriots'

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 01:00pm by Lai Ying-kit and Tony Cheung

    ... voted “No” to the question “ Should Hong Kong’s legislature approve a HK$100m donation to Sichuan earthquake victims? ” On Tuesday, pan-democrats were discussing their stance towards ... Lai Ying-kit and Tony Cheung tony.cheung@scmp.com The debate on the government’s plan to donate HK$100 million to the quake-hit Sichuan province heated up on Tuesday, with critics fearing ...




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