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  1. International concern follows ICAC press raids

    Posted Jul 29th 2004, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... State Department, the US consulate in Hong Kong and the International Federation of Journalists adding their weight to concerns over press freedom. Michael Lintern-Smith, president of the Law ... will be following the situation closely.' A day after the New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists expressed its concern, the Belgium-based International Federation of Journalists wrote a letter ...

  2. Foundation aims to lift journalists' standards

    Posted Jun 24th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chester Yung Hong Kong's first foundation for journalists was launched yesterday in a bid to raise their professional standards and international perspective. The Journalism Education ... to nurture quality journalists. It also will encourage the local media to do more investigative reports with national, regional and global significance. It also aims to enhance public understanding ...

  3. In Brief

    Posted Feb 17th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Four banks want leading role Four of the 34 banks that submitted tenders to finance the Hong Kong-Macau-Zhuhai bridge have applied to be the leading bank of a consortium that will be set up later this month to finance 58 per cent of the construction of the bridge's main structure. Press group demands changes The International Federation of Journalists has demanded ...

  4. Talkback

    Posted Nov 21st 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in ensuring the project goes to only one party for development and management. Obviously, this one party can be a consortium or joint venture comprising various companies or groups. Critics wanting to have the project sliced into pieces apparently predict controversies within a consortium or joint venture and want to have these controversies transferred to the government to resolve- no doubt ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Dec 01st 2011, 12:00am

    ... they will be compassionate and give our squatters time to move away voluntarily. And our protesters, for their part, will peacefully move on to somewhere else or find a different route to solving the international ... by the building owner, the LEO, to conduct a comprehensive investigation on the school buildings on the effect of the (substantial) unauthorised basement on the safety of the school buildings. As regards ...

  6. Classes apart in treatment

    Posted Apr 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... equipment. Now he's being investigated for fraud. It is hard to think of a more vivid contrast in the treatment of two men who happen to be of the same vintage but are separated by a wide ocean ... show these fears to have been prescient. Recently, we have seen citizens mobilised over heritage issues and in support of social causes. Even on May Day, the International Workers' Day ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Jul 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Tamar site? Agnes Tam, Kowloon Bay New word needed for ultra-hacking As a British visitor, I read your reports on the House of Commons' investigation of News International ... mobile inbox. We need to recognise and label such active eavesdropping, perhaps by terming it something like 'jacking'. An imaginative journalist will hit upon a better term, which ...

  8. Money and power talk- more than ever today

    Posted Nov 27th 2007, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... and investigation agency International Risk. Mr Vickers cited undocumented gambling visits by mainland officials to launder illegally obtained cash, the appearance of murdered bodies along the nearby ... movie The Bounty, the vessel, previously based in Sydney, has been acquired by Hong Kong Resorts International. Discovery Bay ferry crews and local volunteers were given training ...

  9. Lai See

    Posted Jan 20th 2005, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... so Lai See is no gonzo journalist genius and has never taken mind-altering drugs but he does share something in common with Hunter S. Thompson. The 1970s hell-raiser was a car ride away from ... counters having tumbled 50 per cent since their early January peak, but serious punters reckon the sell-off is nothing more than a bump on the road. Lai See decided to investigate with his own ...



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