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  1. Mainland migrants must feel welcome

    Posted Mar 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and jobs for highly-skilled workers pay better across the border. Hong Kong has obvious advantages. It is vibrant and cosmopolitan, safe and relatively clean; laws are adhered ... Most Hong Kong residents are immigrants or descendants of immigrants. Yet we manage to make newcomers, especially those from the mainland, feel less than welcome. Our future lies ...

  2. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong's prosperity is tied to rejuvenation of Pearl River Delta

    Posted May 06th 2013, 12:00am by WINSTON MOK

    ... Zhang Dejiang recently said Hong Kong's competitive edge is weakening and may fade away. Its strongest competitors may be other Chinese cities; a recent McKinsey projection indicated that 40 per cent of the 75 most dynamic cities by 2025 will be Chinese. Mainland cities occupy six of the top 10 positions, with Shanghai and Beijing first and second. Hong Kong is 30th. Yet, Hong ...

  3. New power player

    Posted Apr 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A Hong Kong-mainland joint venture has emerged as Hong Kong's third electricity supplier, a move welcomed by the government. Will a third power supplier benefit consumers? Share your views: write to us ...

  4. Deal a fair hand

    Posted Jan 05th 2011, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... Frank Ching As a new year dawns, Hong Kong faces both internal and external challenges. Internally, the challenges relate to perceived inequities in society and, externally, they have to do with Hong Kong's relationship with Beijing. Customarily, at the end of each year, greeting cards are exchanged wishing the recipient 'A Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year' ...

  5. letters

    Posted Feb 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are not related to the environment. For example, Hong Kong has been badly affected by the financial tsunami. The city has a high unemployment rate and it will take time to come out of the recession. Our ... I believe parents would like us to use our pocket money wisely. Pocket money also suggests 'to keep money in the pocket'. So why waste it? Yoyo Tang, True Light Middle School of Hong Kong ...

  6. Events

    Posted Oct 15th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tomorrow: Hong Kong-mainland joint seminar: 'Trading arbitration between mainland and Hong Kong'. Wednesday, October 17: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast with Lord Mayor of London Alderman John Stuttard. Hong Kong Club. Joint luncheon with Chief Executive Donald Tsang. HKCEC. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong

    Leung Chun-ying gets Shenzhen to delay issuing multi-entry permits

    Posted Sep 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... on multi-entry permits A decision to give millions of non-permanent Shenzhen residents easier access to Hong Kong will not be implemented until the city has examined its capacity to receive more visitors, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying says. Leung's assurance came after concerns arose over Shenzhen's plan to let 4.1 million of its residents apply for multi-entry permits to Hong ...

  8. letters

    Posted Dec 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... New law needed for mainland maids Most domestic helpers in Hong Kong are Indonesians or Filipinas, but recently there have been moves to introduce maids from the mainland. Supporters ... of employing mainlanders is they could get permanent residency after staying in Hong Kong for seven years, unlike Filipinas or Indonesians. This could mean a big increase in the number of immigrants. ...

  9. Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair

    Posted Aug 29th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Date September 5-9, 2007 Venue Convention and Exhibition Centre Fair edition 26th Number of exhibitors more than 800 Participants Hong Kong, mainland, Canada, Denmark, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Jordan, South Korea, Malaysia, Netherlands, Singapore, Switzerland, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, Britain and the United States Exhibitor categories brand name watches and clocks, ...

  10. Cab Chat

    Posted Aug 25th 2008, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan Lam Chun-wah believes government policy and Hong Kong culture is hampering the development of local sportsmen and women This typhoon is stronger than the last one, and its impact ... many traffic accidents lately, and why people blame these all on poor road design and management. Roads in Hong Kong are excellent, especially when you compare them with the roads ...




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