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  1. Sport - Rugby - Six Nations

    Edwards on a high after Grand Slam

    Posted Mar 30th 2008, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... Mathew Scott There were 74,000 fans packed into Cardiff as Wales clinched their Six Nations grand slam last month. And to hear Gareth Edwards tell it, every one of them was singing ... faster hands. And a mere mention of that night makes Edwards' eyes sparkle. 'You know, it means everything back home,' he said, while in town to help promote next year's ...

  2. Charles Edwards

    Posted May 04th 2008, 12:00am by Mark Footer

    ... take'- and the original Infernal Affairs, directed by Andrew Lau Wai-keung and Alan Mak Siu-fai. Favourite play: Popcorn by Ben Elton, 'of course!' (Edwards stars in Perilous ...

  3. Edison Chen's father involved in loan dispute

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

    ... Yvonne Tsui Businessman Edward Chan Chak-man, father of singer-actor Edison Chen Koon-hei, is involved in a HK$20 million loan dispute between Bank of China and a company, according ... to the company in December 2000, with Edward Chan as the guarantor. As of May 23, the company still owed the bank HK$19 million, it says. ...

  4. Stephen Hough plays Brahms

    Posted Dec 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sir Mark Elder conducts the Australian pianist (left) and the HK Philharmonic Orchestra in Brahms' Piano Concerto No 1, Bach's Fantasia and Fugue in C minor (with orchestration by Elgar) and Shostakovich's Symphony No 6. Today-tomorrow, 8pm ...

  5. In Brief

    Posted Nov 04th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Two hurt as bus crashes into wall A double-decker bus hit the wall of Kowloon Cognitio College and ran along 10 metres of a footpath before stopping in Prince Edward Road East, San Po Kong, at about 9.30am. Two passengers were slightly injured. ...

  6. Minister confident over bag levy

    Posted May 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Scarlett Chiang The proposed 50 cent levy on plastic shopping bags will be approved by the Legislative Council in July, the environment minister predicted yesterday. Secretary for the Environment Edward Yau Tang-wah said he expected the Product Eco-Responsibility Bill, which includes the plastic bag levy, would be approved before the end of the legislative year. 'The ...

  7. This week's question: What was your most embarrassing moment?

    Posted Apr 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sasha Mohinani, 14 I've had a lot of embarrassing moments. One of them would have to be in PE. I was standing next to a classmate who was about to catch a ball. I wasn't paying attention... and the ball landed on my nose. I let out a really loud ...

  8. This affects us: low-income earners and the elderly

    Posted Feb 28th 2008, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee THE HK$6,000-A-MONTH MAN Kwok Kit-man, 27, is a clerk who lives in Tin Shui Wai and works in Prince Edward, earning HK$6,000 a month. He is disappointed the government has no plans to increase asset limits for workers applying for transport subsidies. Under the Transport Support Scheme, those earning HK$5,600 or less who live in Yuen Long, Tuen Mun and North District ...

  9. Under The Bird's Nest

    Posted Sep 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Seven Hong Kong artists reflect on their experiences while visiting Beijing, including Chow Chun-fai, Lam Tung-pang , Kwok Mang-ho (Frog King) and Bobby Sham Ka-ho; featuring Sham's photograph When the Bicycle(s) Passing by ... Beijing (above). Thu-Mon, 2pm-7.30pm, C & G Artpartment, 3/F, 222 Sai Yeung Choi St South, Prince Edward. Inquiries: 2390 9332. Ends Sept 21 ...

  10. CLP to announce tariff cuts in October

    Posted Aug 14th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Cuts in electricity tariffs will be announced in October for CLP Power and in January for Hongkong Electric, Secretary for the Environment Edward Yau Tang-wah says. Mr Yau said the new regulatory regime governing the power industry cut the permitted rate of return for the power companies to 9.99 per cent from 13.5 per cent, which meant tariffs would have to fall. ...




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