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  1. Tide is turning for euro-zone reforms

    Posted Jul 22nd 2003, 12:00am by John Kohut

    ... conflicts' as further reform bills go to the national legislature. Meanwhile, smaller nations in the 12-nation euro zone are furious that to finance reforms, Germany and France are breaking the rules ...

  2. Euro-zone reforms facing obstacles

    Posted Jul 22nd 2003, 12:00am by John Kohut

    ... 'social conflicts' on the horizon as further reform bills make their way to the national legislature. Meanwhile, smaller nations in the 12-nation euro-zone are furious that to finance ...

  3. Shake-up in water services under study

    Posted Sep 24th 2003, 12:00am by Ray Cheung

    ... Suppliers could be controlled by a single bureau for higher efficiency and quality Local water suppliers may be placed under a single bureau to improve efficiency and the quality of supplies, a senior official has said. The feasibility of such a move was ...

  4. Goodbye to a year of crisis

    Posted Dec 29th 2003, 12:00am by Laurence Brahm

    ... of fire. Within days of officially assuming power in March, President Hu Jintao and Premier Wen Jiabao faced one crisis after another, domestic as well as international. The first crisis began when ... technology by the military. Iraq presented the new leadership with its first diplomatic crisis, which it skated over with remarkable aplomb. Tugged both ways by the North Atlantic split, China's ...

  5. Tung's popularity hits 'crisis level'

    Posted Nov 26th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Tung Chee-hwa's popularity has plunged almost two percentage points compared with last month and is now below the credibility crisis level, according to a survey ... significantly below the credibility crisis level, and the government must handle prudently what could be the next crisis- that of appointing members to the district councils. Maybe it should consult ...

  6. Severe welfare cuts may close 13 centres and spark social crisis

    Posted Dec 31st 2003, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Workers warn that people in need may commit suicide as their despair grows A social crisis is likely to emerge amid severe welfare cuts announced this year, as new arrivals ... of social harmony and stability. 'The government believes that once the economy recovers, social problems will disappear, but it just does not work that way. We can sense that a social crisis ...

  7. Missile crisis offers chance for peace talks

    Posted Dec 26th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... accelerate the rise of pro-independence sentiment. Remove them and the drift towards independence will likely be harder to arrest. As in any crisis, however, there exists an opportunity for great ...

  8. Joint drill to test response in a crisis

    Posted Nov 28th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai A joint long-range search-and-rescue drill will be staged today by the PLA Hong Kong garrison, the US coastguard and air force and the Government Flying Service. The exercise will test the participants' co-ordinated responses in handling a crisis. The drill is part of Sarex 2003, an international seminar hosted by the Civil Aviation Department to provide ...

  9. In the wake of July 1, Tung's policy speech will focus on crisis of governance

    Posted Dec 01st 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... Jimmy Cheung He will deliver his address under pressure to speed up the pace of democracy The chief executive will devote his second policy speech to the crisis surrounding his governance in the wake of the July protest, a senior government source has revealed. Tung Chee-hwa is also expected to address the public's surging democratic aspirations, but is unlikely to roll out any ...

  10. US airlines blamed for industry crisis

    Posted Nov 25th 2003, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... Russell Barling The global financial 'crisis' haunting the airline industry this year is a fallacy, with billions of dollars in projected losses largely due to unprofitable ... profit would jump 50 per cent in the second half of the year to March. 'There is no global financial crisis unless you treat international airlines as one composite business, which ...




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