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    Hu appeals to Hong Kong's sense of identity in response to anti-mainland gripes

    Posted Nov 09th 2012, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Apparent rebuke to anti-mainland feeling says city 'shares in pride of being Chinese' In an apparent response to growing anti-mainland sentiment in the city, President Hu Jintao ... Hu reiterated that the central government would "safeguard the nation's sovereignty and security". The remarks follow recent heated comments associating the waving of Hong ...

  2. Hu to face growing anger on HK visit

    Posted Jun 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Tony Cheung, Simpson Cheung Stuart Lau and KC Ng President Hu Jintao will find a very different city from the one he last visited five years ago when he arrives on Friday to celebrate ... presence was likely to magnify public anger over controversies here and on the mainland, including the scandal over the death of dissident Li Wangyang. Xinhua announced yesterday that Hu would ...

  3. Fresh probe takes heat off Hu's visit

    Posted Jun 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to cool down the public outcry in Hong Kong only weeks before President Hu Jintao visits the city, say analysts and activists. Li's sudden death in hospital on June 6 could not have been more ill-timed as it sparked off a wave of anger ahead of Hu's visit on July 1 to mark the 15th anniversary of the handover. On Sunday, 25,000 people took to the streets, demanding the truth about ...

  4. City's expats fourth for earning power

    Posted Jun 26th 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Hong Kong ranks fourth in the world when it comes to the wealth of its expatriates, with 39 per cent earning more than US$200,000 a year, a survey has found. The Expat Explorer survey, commissioned by HSBC, questioned 3,100 expatriates in 26 countries and regions between February and April. Russia was found to be home to the wealthiest expats, with 43 per cent earning ...

  5. Golf course the place for business: survey

    Posted Feb 14th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Golf and business go hand in hand, a survey by the Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation has found. Nearly 70 per cent of Hong Kong respondents in the survey said they had closed business deals on the green. The 'golf factor' survey of more than 1,500 golfers and non-golfers in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, South Korea and Indonesia found that golf ...

  6. HK woman given life for swindling tycoon

    Posted Jan 25th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu A Hong Kong businesswoman has been jailed for life for swindling millions of US dollars out of Hong Kong tycoon Henry Cheng Kar-shun's New World group. Wen Ruifen, also known as Sabina Wan Soi-fan and formerly the chairwoman of New World Business Solution Corporation, was sentenced yesterday at Beijing No 1 Intermediate People's Court. The court heard Wen, ...

  7. Firms urged to award pay rises of up to 8pc

    Posted Dec 10th 2007, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu and Ng Kang-chung Companies earning bumper profits should reward their workers with pay rises of 7 per cent to 8 per cent next year, a union says. Led by lawmaker Lee Cheuk-yan, the Confederation of Trade Unions is determined to drive a hard bargain with bosses. In October, the Employers' Federation of Hong Kong said pay rises should generally be capped at 2.5 per cent next ...

  8. Macau light rail goes ahead without stops in poor areas

    Posted Oct 14th 2007, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu Poor neighbourhoods in Macau will be bypassed by a HK$4 billion light rail, work on which will start in January and be finished in late 2011. The 20km line will run along the eastern and southern fringe of Macau Peninsula and onto Taipa Island through a bridge, linking various casinos with the Border Gate checkpoint, the Hong Kong-Macau Ferry Terminal and the airport. ...

  9. Border trade boost

    Posted May 12th 2007, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... X-ray scan results at Hong Kong and mainland customs points may soon be made mutually recognisable to smooth cross-border cargo flow. The proposed change is included in a letter of intent that was signed at the Pan-Pearl River Delta Customs Trade Facilita ...

  10. Rising awareness protects Macau landmarks

    Posted Jan 08th 2007, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Macau's success in packaging city landmarks and having them included in the World Heritage List has set it apart from Hong Kong in cultural conservation. A natural outcome of that success, growing public awareness of conservation, has helped protect ...




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