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  1. Foxconn International chief quits after less than a year

    Posted Jul 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Less than a year into the job, Cheng Tien Chong, chief executive of Foxconn International Holdings, the world's largest contract handset ... due to his desire to spend more time with his family and improve his health condition,' Foxconn International said in a statement last night. 'The effective date of his retirement ...

  2. International accolade for research team

    Posted Jan 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simon Parry The director of the University of Hong Kong's Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention is the first Asian winner of a prestigious international award for work to prevent deaths. Professor Paul Yip Siu-fai was awarded the Stengel Research Award by the International Association for Suicide Prevention, an accolade given every two years to an individual who makes ...

  3. Survey Survey justifies his mentor's faith

    Posted Jan 08th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... of Prebble. 'This was a critical race because we wanted to see if he was up to the class and I wanted the opinion of a top jockey,'; Cruz said. 'This was a great thrill for me. I am ...

  4. A Polish wedding turns into a wake

    Posted Jun 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... with Peter Simpson Half of the happy couple's relatives had slipped away from a wedding reception to crash the small Warsaw bar to cheer on Polska. 'Wszystko jest mozliwe,' said one suited guest without introduction. 'That means ' ...

  5. Officials warned university over Oxfam interns

    Posted Feb 26th 2010, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... as interns or volunteers at mainland NGOs serving migrant workers. An Oxfam Hong Kong spokesman said: 'We have been trying to contact relevant government departments. However, no response has ...

  6. News - China - CHINA BRIEFING

    Child sex attacks and treatment of elderly shame China

    Posted Jun 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Wang Xiangwei

    ... revealing the problems of the growing elderly population should make mainlanders feel truly ashamed and prompt deep soul-searching. Saturday was International Children's Day on the mainland, ... of this was the recent case of a known British child molester who was able to teach English in an international school in Beijing for a long time before being exposed. More seriously, the authorities tend ...

  7. HK names leader of team for international human rights talks

    Posted Jul 31st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Albert Wong A deputy secretary for constitutional and mainland affairs, Arthur Ho Kin-wah, will lead a government delegation to the United Nations next week to face questioning by the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. The announcement ...

  8. Live-in maids, student interns not covered by minimum wage bill

    Posted Jun 25th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam The statutory minimum wage bill will not include live-in domestic helpers and student interns and is to be submitted to the Legislative Council next month. The bill ... against the Hong Kong government's decision. We will also file a complaint to some international labour organisations. Judicial review is also one of the options we are considering,' she ...

  9. International network unites Chinese adoptees

    Posted Nov 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... are not just personal, but could also have a bearing on international relations, she says. How the United States interacts with China, for example, is of deep interest to her. While the number ...

  10. Guilty or not, Terry should be stripped of captaincy

    Posted Nov 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Jason Dasey Regardless of whether he is found guilty of a racism charge, John Terry must be stripped of the England captaincy ahead of next year's European Championship ... relations with former White House intern Monica Lewinsky. Like Clinton, Terry is skirting around the truth as he argues about definitions. In the end, it came back to haunt the former Arkansas ...




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