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  1. Club's in-house investigation leaves punters none the wiser

    Posted Mar 16th 2004, 12:00am by Clint Hutchison

    ... Clint Hutchison The Jockey Club held a meeting behind closed doors last week to put closure on the internal review which is understood to have involved vague allegations surrounding ... or journalists asked for their views? And which races were looked at? For that matter, what exactly were the allegations, and who made them? A little bit of transparency would go a long way towards ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Kai Tak Sports Hub

    Posted Apr 05th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... that investigated the use of 75 venues that were built or underwent major renovations to host a major international sporting event. The most successful stadium cited in the report is Atlanta's ... consortium's design included an indoor water park with an artificial beach and water rides - features that added about 40 per cent to the size of the building, driving its cost up to US$150 million. ...

  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education - LEARNING CURVE

    Learning curve: what to do when heroes become zeroes

    Posted Feb 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Anjali Hazari

    ... admitted he used drugs throughout much of his stellar cycling career, will serve as a cautionary tale about ends and means for students. And journalist David Walsh's indefatigable pursuit ... was replaced after her admission that she had lied to a grand jury investigating her use of performance-enhancing drugs at the 2000 Summer Olympics. Then there is Tiger Woods and his extramarital ...

  4. Sport - Other Sport - OLYMPICS

    Islands row hangs over Tokyo bid

    Posted Sep 24th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... to host the event. British investigative journalist Andrew Jennings, however, said China would do itself and the region no favours if it were to use its influence to steer the Olympics away from ... muscle- in Asia and Africa to torpedo Tokyo's bid against Madrid and Istanbul when the International Olympic Committee (IOC) votes on the venue of the 2020 Summer Games in September next ...

  5. Police to investigate kicking of boy's head

    Posted Mar 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... from the other boy or his parents. After an investigation, the Hong Kong Development League and its organisers the Chelsea Soccer School ruled that both teams were in breach of their code ... player for violent conduct, but declined to say what the punishment might be. The ESF last night said: 'We regret that the [league] chose to release the findings of their investigation ...

  6. Crackdown upsets media watchdog

    Posted Aug 08th 2006, 12:00am by Paul Moon, Paul Mooney

    ... for the Olympic Games (Bocog) nor the International Olympic Committee (IOC) will be able to guarantee that the thousands of foreign journalists covering the event can do their job freely. The group said it was outraged that instead of relaxing restrictions on the media, Chinese authorities were actually stepping up controls, increasingly harassing both Chinese and foreign journalists and local ...

  7. Sprint Cup has scope to become an international

    Posted May 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and May 6 meetings, we have had Group race features over 1,200m, 1,600m (international), 2,000m (international) and 2,400m, which looks not unlike a certain meeting in December. We aren't expecting this to morph into a second Hong Kong international event, and we've previously been through the difficulties already involved in attracting horses at this time of the year, ...

  8. My links with clubs fell apart, says McKie

    Posted May 28th 2012, 12:00am

    ... There were no games for the international team, no training camps, no coach, because they didn't care about the international team. 'I really enjoyed my time in Hong Kong, until ... recently when it was revealed that he had been spending time in his homeland helping a consortium of bidders trying to take over stricken club Rangers. When he eventually returned to Hong Kong, ...

  9. Beijing gets kudos for its financing of Olympics

    Posted Oct 20th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to tender and two principal contracts have already been awarded. In August, a consortium led by the China International Trust and Investment Corp won the tender for the National Stadium, the central ... of the event's international organiser allaying fears of empty hotels and stadiums in the capital when the games begin. Wu Ching-kuo, Taiwan's sole delegate on the International Organising ...

  10. A good week for...

    Posted Jul 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... said. John Lee Cheung-wing The head of Hong Kong customs' drug investigation bureau saw his team claim the city's biggest seizure of cocaine- 649 kilograms. The massive haul of 541 ... to a question from a blogger, makes him the most prominent openly gay journalist on US television. ...




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