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  1. Bout of charity helps liver boy

    Posted Jul 13th 2006, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... transplant, it can now be revealed. The nine friends- all expatriates- had paid $5,000 each to watch the July 2 match between Philippine boxing icon Manny Pacquiao and Mexico's Oscar Larios ... The expatriate, who asked to remain anonymous, said: 'I said to them, 'If you were prepared to pay $5,000 for a boxing match, surely you are prepared to help a dying seven-year-old boy ...

  2. $100,000 cheque leads reader rush to aid transplant boy

    Posted Jul 07th 2006, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez An expatriate who donated $100,000 has led a rush of South China Morning Post readers to the aid of a seriously ill Filipino boy who needs money to meet a $1 million ... foundation. An expatriate professional who read about Louie's plight yesterday sent a cheque for $100,000. 'It is not a lot of money for me but it will save a boy's life,' he said, ...

  3. 15,000 doses of vaccine to go to private doctors

    Posted Dec 07th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Dr Lam's action followed an urgent appeal by an expatriate woman on an RTHK phone-in programme yesterday morning who said her husband, who had one kidney and suffered from diabetes, ...

  4. HK safest in a flu pandemic, official says

    Posted Nov 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... Mary Ann Benitez City is so well prepared it will be first to get back its health and wealth, he claims Hong Kong is so well prepared for an influenza outbreak that it will be the first affected place to recover health-wise and economically from any pandemic. That was the bold assertion made yesterday by Centre for Health Protection chief Leung Pak-yin. For expatriates, he ...

  5. Central slaughterhouse may be put on fast track

    Posted Nov 17th 2005, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... will also reach out to the expatriate community, businesses and agencies. ...

  6. Another $100,000 donation comes in for Louie

    Posted Jul 08th 2006, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... after an expatriate professional sent $100,000. Four more donors, who also wished to remain anonymous, sent cheques totalling $21,400. For children coming to the city in desperate need ...

  7. Philippine politicians must obey HK rules

    Posted Aug 31st 2003, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... More absentee voters have signed up in Hong Kong for next year's elections than anywhere else, and critics warn that vote-buying and other irregularities might be imported Philippine politicians who come to Hong Kong to campaign for votes among the expatriate Filipino community in the run-up to next year's elections have been warned to obey the city's election laws. ...

  8. Filipino heart-throb politicos croon for absentee votes

    Posted Oct 14th 2003, 12:00am by Mary Ann, Mary Ann Benitez

    ... screaming female fans in Hong Kong earlier this month, the signals were unmistakable: the race is on for next May's national elections and Hong Kong's expatriate Filipino community, ...



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