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  1. Suen to finish term despite injury

    Posted Mar 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... public protests. 'I was holding my phone and wanted to take a look at the result of an [English Premier League] football match,' Suen explained in a hoarse voice. 'But I stumbled ...

  2. CY's aide in a league of her own

    Posted Apr 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Youth League member. A campaign aide, 27-year-old Chen Ran will be a project officer in Leung's transition team on a salary of HK$22,240. Many of our reporters earn more than that. Basically, she will serve as a glorified assistant. As a young student on the mainland, she once joined a league with the word communist in its name. And that was enough for our democracy fighters ...

  3. HK welcomes premier-in-waiting

    Posted Aug 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Peter So, Tanna Chong, Stuart Lau and Jennifer Cheng Bearing gifts, the man widely expected to succeed Premier Wen Jiabao yesterday arrived on his first official visit to Hong Kong as vice-premier. Li Keqiang said after landing at Hong Kong International Airport that he would announce measures today to enhance the city's development and cross-border trade. He did not elaborate, ...

  4. Letters

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

    ... World Cup. Further, the television coverage of the sport has removed the seated spectator to become the couch spectator. These people would prefer to watch the English Premier League ... the world. One can draw a similarity with cricket, matching the Sevens Rugby tournament with the recent Indian Premier League series. This limited version of the game creates situations where ...

  5. No bananas as league religiously makes its point

    Posted Jan 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong By now, it has become all too clear that there is no love lost between League of Social Democrats lawmakers and the chief executive. When top officials have appeared ... even the league's chairman, Wong Yuk-man, jokingly apologised for the anticlimax to the latest question-and-answer session. Not only did the three league lawmakers refrain from hurling any ...

  6. Best to stick with the solid goal scorer

    Posted Mar 07th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Donald Tsang Yam-kuen is like Chelsea player Didier Drogba, who scores goals galore in a clinical fashion without any fanfare. As the top goal scorer in the English Premier League, Drogba ... in English. The western media's Tiananmen coverage unfortunately swung the pendulum of friendliness the other way, and it has been swinging back and forth ever since. The BBC World Service would ...

  7. League's lawmakers achieve nothing through bad behaviour

    Posted Jul 11th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Legislative Council members who belong to the League of Social Democrats once again caused chaos in the chamber on Tuesday. Their behaviour not only resulted in several interruptions ... down!' shouted... protesters'. They should have chosen a more peaceful way to try and achieve their aims. There are some people who try to defend the behaviour of League of Social Democrats ...

  8. Premier Wen praises HK's economic progress

    Posted Dec 29th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Updated at 2.09pm: Premier Wen Jiabao on Friday heaped praise on Hong Kong for its economic achievements but urged the territory's leaders to keep clear heads when coping ... existing problems, grab opportunities, cope with challenges and expand our advantages,' the premier said. Mr Tsang will meet President Hu Jintao and other mainland officials before heading ...

  9. League of influence

    Posted May 09th 2009, 12:00am by Albert Chen, Albert Cheng

    ... talked down the chances of the League of Social Democrats candidates, Wong Yuk-man and 'Long Hair' Leung Kwok-hung. In the end, Mr Wong, Mr Leung and their colleague, Albert Chan Wai-yip, garnered more than 10 per cent of the popular votes and gave the league three Legco seats in its debut election. If Lo Wing-lok had not resigned from the party, and had the Kowloon East ...

  10. League told to mind its language

    Posted Mar 29th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... week by the League of Social Democrats. But 'Long Hair' Leung Kwok-hung, one of three lawmakers from the league, insisted he would not change his ways. Speaking at the opening ... you speak for the grass roots. 'What matters is whether you have enough to back up your comments and opinions.' For four days in a row last week, league lawmakers used the same foul ...




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