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  1. Sport - Hong Kong

    Coach Dai Rees hails fresh talent as Hong Kong go down to Belgium

    Posted Dec 16th 2012, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay in Dubai Dubai was 'a success despite Belgium loss' Belgium was a bridge too far for Hong Kong but head of performance Dai Rees hailed the second Emirates Airline Cup of Nations as a success with a number of players announcing they were ready to step into the void left by sevens players next season. "We have achieved what we set out to do which ...

  2. Media hail historic win but warn of challenges ahead

    Posted Mar 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com Media from the mainland and the West took decidedly different approaches in their reports on Leung Chun-ying's election victory. Mainland media focused on the historic aspects of Leung's victory and said they hop ...

  3. Plaques hailing heroism of soldiers who defended HK fading away

    Posted May 16th 2010, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Annemarie Evans Hundreds of Canadian soldiers died in the defence of Hong Kong in December 1941 and in prisoner-of-war camps afterwards. To mark their bravery and sacrifice, three plaques were erected in 2005 by the Consulate General of Canada and the Hon ...

  4. Rita Fan hails democrats and craves compromise

    Posted Apr 17th 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung Despite their condemnation of the government's proposal for electoral changes in 2012, pan-democrats were yesterday praised by a top Beijing loyalist for being willing to maintain dialogue with the government. Still, she said the chance ...

  5. Regional ministers hail benefits of arts

    Posted Oct 09th 2009, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow Regional culture ministers pledged further co-operation yesterday at the opening of the Asia Cultural Co-operation Forum, emphasising culture as a driver of economic growth and talent cultivation. Culture ministers and top officials from Hon ...

  6. HK lawyers' 9pc pass rate in mainland law exams hailed

    Posted Jan 31st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Peter Brieger More than 90 per cent of Hong Kong lawyers who sat mainland law exams last year failed the national test, the Department of Justice said. Just 9 per cent made the grade, even as more law firms opened offices on the mainland to compete for co ...

  7. Cepa hailed a success, with room to expand

    Posted Sep 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen hailed Cepa's achievements. In the first three years after the implementation of the pact in 2003, about 36,000 new jobs were created in Hong Kong, ...

  8. Sokos gas plant decision hailed

    Posted Sep 13th 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Bay as an example. CLP has pledged to reduce its charges after a new scheme of control takes effect next month. Meanwhile, the green group WWF hailed CLP's decision and urged ...

  9. Civic Party hails influx of new young members after election

    Posted Oct 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fanny W.Y. Fung The Civic Party says it has expanded its youth affiliation by 65 per cent through the recent Legislative Council election. The membership of Young Civics, the party's youth arm for people aged 15 to 30, increased from 65 in August to ...

  10. Treaty hailed as giant step towards profitable future

    Posted Jun 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Martin Donovan

    ... hailed by the Belgium-Luxembourg Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong as 'the most important change' to have come about for business relations between the landlocked Grand Duchy ...




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