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  1. Crisis pushes South Korea into uncharted waters

    Posted Mar 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Khang Hyun-sung in Seoul South Korea is grappling with constitutional and legal unknowns and creating precedent on the fly as it enters the uncharted world of impeachment politics. ... caused by infidelity. As part of its deliberations, the constitutional court will look at foreign precedents, from the attempted impeachment of US presidents Richard Nixon and Bill Clinton ...

  2. Foreign influence 'significant' in local rights cases

    Posted Apr 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong Foreign judges and lawyers have exerted a 'significant international influence' in human rights cases heard by the Court of Final Appeal in the past 10 years, a study ... Australian High Court chief justice Sir Anthony Mason, one of five foreign judges who sit as non-permanent judges of the highest court. With a tally of 11, Sir Anthony has written or co-authored more ...

  3. Security chief pledges to crack down on crimes by foreigners

    Posted Nov 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and work. That figure rose by 8 per cent in the following two years, the Ta Kung Pao reported. Most of the foreigners mentioned in the report came from Africa, Southeast Asia, South Asia ... on foreign nationals committing drug-related crimes in China. One reported a threefold increase in the number of foreigners arrested for drug-trafficking in Guangdong in the first six months ...

  4. Two men jailed for people smuggling

    Posted Jun 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yvonne Tsui Two men were jailed yesterday for arranging for a mainlander to use a false passport to go to the United States via Hong Kong and South Korea. Shek Hung-lit, 40, received ... a HKSAR passport belonging to another person. Under the arrangement, the woman used the identity as stated in the passport and left Hong Kong on January 24 last year for South Korea, where she ...

  5. Apple says employee took kickbacks from Asian parts suppliers

    Posted Aug 18th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a web of covert deals made on the mainland, in Singapore and Korea. The consumer electronics giant accused Paul Devine, a global supply manager at its iPod and accessories procurement operations ... to documents obtained by the South China Morning Post yesterday. The trade secrets allegedly compromised by Devine included product volume and component forecasts, pricing, product specifications ...

  6. Court to rule on foreign helpers' residency today

    Posted Mar 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Austin Chiu austin.chiu@scmp.com The Court of Appeal will hand down its judgment today on the government's appeal against a controversial ruling giving foreign domestic helpers ... was unconstitutional because it excluded foreign domestic helpers from being 'ordinarily resident' in Hong Kong. But the case was not about discrimination, he said. The judicial review was instigated ...

  7. News - China - CLIMATE CHANGE

    China to complete draft of climate change law in two years

    Posted Apr 19th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... before 2020 and learn from carbon-pricing efforts in South Korea, Australia and the European Union, Xie said. "The carbon price depends on emission-cutting efforts," he said. The EU ... to take back allowances when carbon prices are low and sell more when they are high "to maintain relatively stable levels", Xie said. China's national climate legislation will have ...

  8. More to property ownership than the title

    Posted Dec 31st 2003, 12:00am by Simon Cartledge

    ... The second event was the signing of a preliminary agreement by China National Blue Star Group, principally a chemicals company, to buy South Korea's fourth largest carmaker, Ssangyong Motor. ... was that the prospective buyers- mainly foreign banks- did not have enough information about the loans to know whether they had a chance of making money. The issue was not ownership. The prospective buyers were ...

  9. Korea slaps HK$26m fine on Cathay

    Posted May 28th 2010, 12:00am by Charlotte So

    ... Cathay Pacific Airways has been fined HK$26 million by South Korea's Fair Trade Commission for fixing cargo shipment rates. The case follows similar investigations in the United States, Europe and Australia into how cargo carriers set fuel surcharges. The Australian consumer watchdog said earlier this month it had filed a civil suit against Cathay and several other ...

  10. Relatives demand murder inquiry

    Posted Dec 09th 2007, 12:00am by Barclay Crawford

    ... Barclay Crawford Inquest urged over deaths of US pair Relatives of two US businessmen found dead in a luxury Wan Chai hotel want an inquest held into their deaths and the police to treat ... the source. Grieving relatives claim the case is similar to the death of a Finnish police officer in a Hong Kong hotel room in 2003. Finnish chief superintendent Kari Juhani Koivuniemi, 45, died ...




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