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  1. Fisherman's friend

    Posted Aug 14th 2003, 12:00am by Steve Cray

    ... Ngau-chai, himself a fisherman, said he had worked tirelessly for the fishing community. 'He helped fishermen, their families and children so much. There was no club for them before he started ...

  2. Alarm raised after latest attack in mainland waters

    Posted Jan 10th 2005, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... Andy Cheng HK fisherman and son had their boat rammed and equipment destroyed The kidnapping of a Hong Kong fisherman and his son by mainland fishermen at the weekend is the latest ... the incident. He said the case highlighted a trend of violent attacks targeted against Hong Kong fishermen and this was the second such case in two weeks. On December 29, fisherman Leung Wai-hung's ...

  3. Grief gives way to the bustle of boats and the rush to rebuild

    Posted Apr 13th 2005, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... grab everything the fishermen can land, offering hard cash. 'I can't wait to get back to sea,' says fisherman Badaruddin Hamid, 41, who lost his boat, home, savings ... by out-running the waves up a small hill. Another fisherman, Saiful Rizal, 40, saw his house swept away. 'It took us over a month to get over the shock and grief. Most of us said we would never go ...

  4. The Sea Inside

    Posted Mar 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... And in this way, considering the subject matter, the film doesn't cut corners. Sampedro lies in the house of his brother, Jose (Celso Bugallo), a fellow fisherman who's helping look after him, ...

  5. Buried alive and bargaining with God

    Posted Dec 25th 2004, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... Alan and Raissa Robles When Jenny Manoguid and her three children were buried alive, she only had God to call on. It was November 29 when a typhoon forced 29-year-old Mrs Manoguid, her fisherman husband Renante and their three children to flee their house on the tiny coastal village of Tignoan, in the eastern province of Quezon. Along with other refugees, they found shelter ...

  6. How to redefine the great American songbook

    Posted Jan 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Robin Lynam

    ... but in her home town of San Francisco her most regular gig is an outdoor one- at Pier 39, Fisherman's Wharf. It's a busking gig, but Pier 39 isn't exactly the Star Ferry Concourse. ... the world when they get home.' She's continued to perform for passers-by on Fisherman's Wharf, even though she now has no shortage of more conventional gigs, and expects to go back ...

  7. Big growth brings deadly problems

    Posted Jun 04th 2005, 12:00am by Ray Cheung

    ... Fisherman Cao Jianmiao remembers that five years ago he could earn as much as 2,000 yuan a day from selling his daily catch of a few hundred kilograms. Now he is lucky to make that much a month. ...

  8. Musical stumbles into parody

    Posted Aug 17th 2003, 12:00am by Dino Mahoney

    ... American warships in Edo Bay and forced Japan to open up to the west. There are two central characters, Kayama Yasaemon, a traditional samurai, and his friend Manjiro, a fisherman. As Japan becomes ...

  9. Macau bucks the convention trade with cheap deals

    Posted Jun 14th 2004, 12:00am by Freda Wan

    ... for Macau.' The shortage of space should be solved in a few years. The Fisherman's Wharf is slated to open early next year. It features a 30,000 sq ft convention hall which can host banquets ...

  10. Tracks of their tears

    Posted Apr 11th 2005, 12:00am by David Watkins

    ... the cranes have finished, the foreshore will have a startling new complexion. The Fisherman's Wharf, with its incongruous collection of building styles and a volcano sat in the middle for good ...




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