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  1. Bishop's trip to Shanghai hailed by democrats

    Posted May 05th 2004, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Nailene Chou

    ... Ambrose Leung and Nailene Chou Wiest in Beijing Democrats in Hong Kong yesterday hailed the visit by Catholic Bishop Joseph Zen Ze-kiun to his native Shanghai at the invitation of state authorities. They said the resumption of communications between the pro-democracy cleric and Beijing would help their cause to champion universal suffrage. Catholics on both sides of the border have ...

  2. Experts hail light murder penalty for abused wife

    Posted Apr 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Irene Wang Legal experts and feminists are hailing the five-year jail term handed to a Nanjing woman this month for murdering her abusive husband as a victory for common sense. When Ding Xiaolin and her 14-year-old son were attacked by Liu Fenghe after he came home in a drunken rage on November 5, she picked up a hammer and bludgeoned him to death. After Ding was arrested ...

  3. US$3b Kazakh pipeline deal hailed as step to ease oil thirst

    Posted May 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and Kazakhstan's state-owned KazMunai Gas. Although the pipeline's projected initial output will meet only a fraction of the country's oil demand, the project has been hailed as a positive step. ...

  4. Maynard hails 'magnificent' England

    Posted Nov 08th 2004, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay 'I think any side would have struggled against us the way we bowled today' Maybe someone should have given a gentle reminder to Sri Lanka that this was the Hong Kong Sixes- where you are supposed to hit sixes- their opponents Englan ...

  5. Macau residents hail new HK entry system

    Posted Oct 19th 2004, 12:00am by Freda Wan

    ... Freda Wan Up to 80 Macau people per hour are using new machines that allow them to visit Hong Kong without their passports, a move that one traveller yesterday described as 'a matter of fairness'. From Sunday, Macau residents have been able to u ...

  6. Landmark law of the market is hailed

    Posted Jun 30th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sun Lixia and Kristine Kwok Administrative hurdles are about to be reduced for the private sector to make way for the law of the market, Premier Wen Jiabao, pledged yesterday. Speaking ahead of tomorrow's implementation of the Administrative Approval ...

  7. Hail Mary

    Posted Jun 13th 2004, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... Susan Jung Fine alfresco dining is the last thing that springs to mind when deciding where to eat in Tai Kok Tsui. But since Thai Mary opened inside the City Golf Club, near Kowloon Station, crowds have been packing in. The rustic decorations- think lots ...

  8. Chamber hails advances in Sino-EU relations

    Posted Apr 20th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Allen T. Cheng in Beijing Relations between China and the European Union will take a great leap forward next month when members of mainland tour groups will be allowed to visit all EU nations, a top businessman said yesterday. The new policy takes effect ...

  9. Laboratory hailed as stepping stone to academic success

    Posted Apr 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... JESSIE HUI 'The Nobel Prize is no longer a dream,' renowned DNA scientist Joseph Tam Wing-on told a group of St Paul's College (SPC) boys. Professor Tam was speaking at the opening of SPC's HybriMax DNA laboratory- the first in a secon ...

  10. Hail the indie spirit

    Posted Apr 04th 2004, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Movie directors Pang Ho-cheung, Barbara Wong Chun-chun and Carol Lai Miu-suet are the three contenders for best new director at tonight's Hong Kong Film Awards. But whoever wins doesn't seem to matter as their emergence symbolises a new beginnin ...




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