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  1. Gateway to Gobi

    Posted Nov 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Rob Lilwall healthpost@scmp.com On November 14, my cameraman friend Leon McCarron and I finally set off from the Mongolian outpost town of Sainshand on our 5,000-kilometre walk home to Hong Kong. Our first challenge was to traverse the Gobi Desert from no ...

  2. Taiwanese firms eye HK gateway to mainland

    Posted Nov 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... are already using Hong Kong as a supporting gateway to the mainland,' she said. ...

  3. Heroin seizures triple as gangs target HK gateway

    Posted Oct 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Heroin seizures at the airport have surged threefold this year as traffickers try to use Hong Kong as a gateway to the mainland. The 136.7kg ... in favour of other drugs such as cocaine and Ice. But customs' drug investigation bureau chief John Lee Cheung-wing said heroin traffickers trying to use Hong Kong as a gateway to the mainland ...

  4. Yunnan, the new gateway

    Posted Nov 19th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Despite massive debts from existing infrastructure projects, Beijing is determined to invest more than 500 billion yuan (HK$612 billion) to make Yunnan a Southeast Asian gateway. 'Yunnan is our nation's land passage to Southeast Asia and South Asia. Its strategic position is very important,' the State Council said on the government ...

  5. Gateway to Germany

    Posted Aug 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Germany has a proud history of artistic, scientific and academic achievements, a rich culture, beautiful scenery, and is the largest economy in the European Union, and a major trading partner of China. Learning the German language can open up opportunitie ...

  6. Securing a peace of mind

    Posted Oct 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... are made to take off their shoes at airport metal detectors. And we all want that sturdy lock on our front door, even if we do live many floors up in a central business district high-rise. ... of Gateway Apartments in Tsim Sha Tsui. 'Security is a major consideration for newcomers to Hong Kong which, to them, seems a mysterious, hectic and unknown place,' Holenweger says. ...

  7. Floral prints

    Posted Aug 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lizzie Turner familypost@scmp.com Steam driven French company Pylones turns the ordinary into quirky with graphic designs and bold colours. The Byzance kettle with a bold dahlia print should add a splash of colour to any kitchen and may even help cheer up a gloomy morning. HK$980 at Pylones, shop 3229, Gateway Arcade, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui; tel: 3188 5928 Holding ...

  8. On style, she rules

    Posted Sep 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... digging your style. Maison Martin Margiela has high-heeled boots in a tone the brand calls 'deep purple' but has enough red in it to qualify for 'maroon' (HK$9,499; Gateway Arcade, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui, tel: 2736 0006). At Celine, they're very true to the era, with round toes and a stacked wooden heel (HK$10,500; Gateway Arcade, tel: 2175 5988). If you ...

  9. Pride of Kowloon

    Posted May 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Agency. Slightly further north, exclusive apartments facing the Kowloon Cricket Club are considered the most established luxury cluster in the district. Popular developments include Carmen's Garden, Emperor Height and Eastview. In the heart of Tsim Sha Tsui, luxury apartments are also available for lease, such the Gateway Apartments in Harbour City and The Pinnacle in Minden Avenue. ...

  10. Scrap appointed district seats, minister says

    Posted Dec 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Tanna Chong and Peter So Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs Raymond Tam Chi-yuen has called for the abolition of appointed district council seats by the next district ... appointed district council seats should be gone before universal suffrage for the chief executive is in place in 2017,' Tam told RTHK. 'But I have to wait for the government's stance ...




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