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  1. Expatriate man found floating in sea dies

    Posted Apr 29th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police are investigating whether foul play was involved in the death of an expatriate man thought to be in his 40s. He was found floating in the sea off Shek Kwu Chau at about 5am yesterday by an angler on board a sampan. The unconscious man was taken to Ruttonjee Hospital, where he was declared dead shortly before 7am. Police said no suspicious wounds were found ...

  2. Expatriate donates HK$60,000 reward to find dog poisoner

    Posted Mar 20th 2008, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok A well-heeled pet owner has added HK$60,000 to the reward for tracking down the notorious Mid-Levels dog poisoner. The reward for the culprit- blamed for killing more than 100 pets over two decades- was now HK$160,000, the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals said. SPCA spokeswoman Rebecca Ngan Yee-ling said an expatriate added the new donation. ...

  3. City Briefs

    Posted Dec 15th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Couple held after fight Police arrested an expatriate man and his girlfriend following an assault at their Square Street flat in Sheung Wan at about 5am. Police said the man, 30, allegedly punched the 30-year-old woman who, in turn, stabbed him with a fruit knife. ...

  4. Temptation can make for tough love

    Posted Feb 21st 2005, 12:00am by Suzanne Harrison

    ... and safety and a sense of direction,' she says. However, married expatriate couples in Hong Kong often face unusual circumstances that can put stress on a marriage, which means the US research may not be applicable here. 'Hong Kong is very different for couples because there is so much stress,' Neir says. 'Life is pretty loose, especially for expatriates. There's ...

  5. Toll of abandoned dogs rises as downturn bites

    Posted Jan 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Helene Franchineau helene.franchineau@scmp.com The impact of the world's economic struggles is filtering all the way down to Hong Kong's dogs, as departing expatriates hand over their pets to charities that may never be able to find them a new home. Hong Kong Dog Rescue says it has seen a big influx of dogs belonging to expatriates, many working in the financial sector, who ...

  6. First person

    Posted Feb 08th 2007, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Where's My Date- says the pace of life in the city and the attitudes of expatriate women may be partly to blame. February is a bad month for business in internet dating. We get a lot of traffic ... to relax as much. It is difficult for expatriates to get together in Hong Kong. Single expatriate British, American and Australian women in Hong Kong have a chip on their shoulder right away ...

  7. The Best American Short Stories 2004

    Posted Jan 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Diana McPartlin

    ... but a few roam overseas. In The Tutor, set in India, Nell Freudenberger explores the dynamics of an expatriate father and daughter relationship; and Mirror Studies by Mary Yukari Waters takes place ...

  8. Pet sitter gives peace of mind

    Posted Jul 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... noticing a great demand for such a service, especially among expatriates. 'Ninety per cent of our clients are expatriates as most of the locals have a live-in helper,' he says. ...

  9. UK expats behind the criticism

    Posted Jul 01st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I have been following the exchange of letters regarding Cable TV's programme Euro-A-Go-Go. As a Latin-American lover of football, or futbol as we call it, I couldn't care less what sort of programme precedes the game. I have also realised that most of the criticism comes from the British expatriate community and the view of the local population is not taken ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Aug 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Kingston, Ontario Canada City needs expatriates and ESF I have tried to ignore the ongoing debate regarding the English Schools Foundation subsidies but again we see another one-sided letter by P. Chan ('No need to subsidise the ESF schools', July 29). What must be noted is that 70 per cent of students are local so why do some correspondents take such an anti-expatriate stance ...




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