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  1. No tears, please, for HK factory owners finally given a prod

    Posted Nov 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Jake van der Kamp jake.vanderkamp@scmp.com Hong Kong factory owners in Guangdong are protesting about a proposed rise in the minimum wage, which they say is poorly timed and threatens the survival of the manufacturing industry. Guangdong announced last we ...

  2. Man says firm owned by Guangdong officials took 6m yuan from him

    Posted Apr 09th 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... Nick Gentle A company owned by the Guangdong provincial government, assisted by a special police unit, wrongly and after applying duress took 6 million yuan (HK$6.7 million) from a Hong Kong businessman, a writ filed in the High Court said. The writ also ...

  3. Nine plus two might make for a crowd

    Posted Sep 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The central government's blueprint to foster integration in the greater delta region is still some way from fruition, writes Leu Siew Ying GUANGDONG PARTY chief Zhang Dejiang's vision of nine southern provinces, Hong Kong and Macau (9+2) prosper ...

  4. We all have the right to run our own lives

    Posted May 13th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and the 'cowboy' has proved again that it can be ruthless. In recent history, the US instigated wars in Vietnam over the 'phantom' Gulf of Tonkin incident, in Iraq over the non-existent weapons ...

  5. Slice of Life

    Posted Jul 31st 2007, 12:00am by Bonny Schoonakker

    ... datelined Pearl Harbour, the commander of US Pacific Forces said that three unidentified torpedo boats had attacked the US destroyer Maddox in the Gulf of Tonkin, off Vietnam, the previous day. ... on May 12 and spent four days in the Colony' before heading to the gulf. 'The Far East's first revolving restaurant' would open on top of the 28-storey Wu Sang House, ...



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