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  1. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Runway plan set to get OK from green advisers

    Posted Sep 03rd 2014, 03:41am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... that the move had nothing to do with the runway. Subcommittee member Dr Billy Hau Chi-hang said he still had reservations about the report despite new measures he regarded as just "conceptual ...

  2. News - World - HEALTH

    Americans’ diet now less unhealthy, unless they’re poor

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 10:19pm by AP

    ... On an index of healthy eating where a perfect score is 110, US adults averaged just 40 points in 1999-2000, climbing steadily to 47 points in 2009-10, the study found. Scores for low-income adults ... Health researchers developed the healthy diet index used for the study. It is similar to US federal guidelines but features additional categories including red and processed meats, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - AWARDS

    Physics instructor taught lessons in science, life

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 04:03am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Annemarie Evans annemarie.evans@scmp.com Physics instructor taught science, life "You have to have the respect of your students," said Savio Fok Kin-keung, 73, who worked for more than 30 years at the Aberdeen Technical School in Wong Chuk Hang. But for some former pupils, Fok wasn't just their physics teacher: he was their mentor and inspiration. Fok has been ...

  4. News - Asia - NEPAL

    'Kathmandu' book by Thomas Bell accuses Britain of aiding torture

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 04:23am by AFP

    ... Sadhuram Devkota, known as Prashant, was among those captured during Operation Mustang in November 2004. Six weeks later, he was found hanging from a low window in his cell, with officials saying ...

  5. News - World - BRAZIL

    Presidential challenger opens lead as Brazil's economy hits recession

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 06:02am by AGENCIES

    ... in its stride with the main Bovespa index ending the final August session 1.65 higher for a 9.63 per cent rise across the month as a whole. Silva became the candidate for the Brazilian Socialist ...

  6. News - China - MACAU

    Ties between Chui family and Macau's business elite grow stronger

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 04:49am by Raquel Carvalho

    ... Raquel Carvalho raquel.carvalho@scmp.com As Fernando Chui is poised for a second term as chief executive, the connection between his powerful family and the business elite is deep Macau's web of power When Macau chief executive Dr Fernando Chui Sai-on's father, Chui Tak-seng, died in 1984, the former Portuguese enclave was a very different place than it is today. ...

  7. Property - Hong Kong & China - HOME SALES

    Strong sales of new flats point to Hong Kong property market upturn

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 04:40am by Yvonne Liu

    ... at the 11-year-old HarbourSide at Kowloon Station. The developer, Hang Lung Properties, released 48 flats for sale yesterday and sold out by 3pm. About 70 per cent of Midland's clients at this project ... Index, created by Centaline Property Agency to monitor prices in the secondary market, hit 125.66, topping the record of 124 set the week before. ...

  8. News - China - YANGTZE BRIEFING

    Parents at Shanghai's 'Matchmaking Corner' cheated by marriage agents

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 04:46am by Alice Yan

    ... husbands and wives hang from the trees like laundry from a line. All is not well, however, at Matchmaking Corner. Huangpu district authorities have cracked down on matchmaking agencies operating ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Huge police presence for Sunday rally after NPC decision on 2017 poll

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 04:30am by Clifford Lo and Joyce Ng

    ... will be set up at the Wan Chai police headquarters, while the Police College in Wong Chuk Hang will be turned into a temporary detention centre, with room for 3,000 detainees. "At this stage, we ...

  10. News - China

    New week starts a month of expected bad traffic jams in Beijing

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 01:25pm

    ... the rule doesn’t apply on Sundays. Officials fear the congestion index will be above 9 that day on a 10-point scale. September has traditionally been most traffic-jammed month of the year. The taskforce said the congestion indexes for Septembers between 2010 and last year varied between 5.8 and 7.6, all the highest monthly figures for the given year and at least 20 per cent higher than ...




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