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  1. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Unpaid property taxes piling up in law firms a risk as Legco delays stamp duty bill, John Tsang claims

    Posted Jul 07th 2014, 05:43am by Patsy Moy, Emily Tsang

    ... stamp duty has been collected on transactions since February last year, but will not be paid to the government until it is enshrined in law. In his weekly blog yesterday, John Tsang Chun-wah ... a government source said plans to rebuild Queen Mary Hospital in Pok Fu Lam and Buddhist Hospital in Wong Tai Win would be delayed for at least a year because of filibustering in Legco. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - AUTONOMY

    CY Leung 'notified' Beijing before unveiling stamp duty

    Posted Mar 26th 2013, 02:52pm by Colleen Lee, Gary Cheung, Olga Wong

    ... Colleen Lee, Gary Cheung and Olga Wong CY 'notified' Beijing before unveiling stamp duty Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying confessed yesterday to phoning Beijing about a new stamp ... Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah announced the 15 per cent stamp duty on non-locals and companies on the evening of October 26. It came into effect the next day. A spokesman for the US consulate ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    New stamp duties trigger last minute push for flat sales

    Posted Feb 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Olga Wong, Peggy Sito, Enoch Yiu and Paggie Leung

    ... Olga Wong, Peggy Sito, Enoch Yiu and Paggie Leung Agents rush to offload properties after financial authorities announce the latest attempt to cool the city's red-hot market New ... Kong's red-hot property market. In the five hours after Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah and Hong Kong Monetary Aurthority chief Norman Chan Tak-lam announced new measures to head off ...

  4. News - World - MIDDLE EAST: ANALYSIS

    As John Kerry pushes for ceasefire, violence flares in West Bank

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 10:29pm by Reuters

    ... Reuters in Jerusalem As more violence erupts between Israelis and Palestinians, John Kerry piles the pressure on regional leaders to help secure Gaza ceasefire Deadly clashes flare in West Bank US Secretary of State John Kerry pressed regional leaders to nail down a Gaza ceasefire yesterday as the civilian death toll soared, and further violence flared between Israelis ...

  5. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Frantically seeking Gaza ceasefire, John Kerry mans the phones

    Posted Jul 25th 2014, 10:28pm by AP

    ... Reuters in Gaza Kerry in frantic phone bid to secure Gaza ceasefire US Secretary of State John Kerry pressed regional proxies to nail down a Gaza ceasefire yesterday as the civilian death toll rose along with the threat of Israeli-Palestinian bloodshed spreading to the occupied West Bank and Jerusalem. With Israel and Hamas setting seemingly irreconcilable terms for a truce ...

  6. News - World - POLITICS

    PTSD caused plagiarism in thesis, US senator and Iraq veteran John Walsh claims

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 11:38pm by AP

    ... Associated Press in Helena, Montana John Walsh says he had post-traumatic stress while copying work of other scholars in paper Senator blames Iraq war for his thesis cheating US Senator John Walsh said his failure to attribute conclusions and verbatim passages lifted from other scholars' work in his master's thesis at the US Army War College was an unintentional ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    CY Leung forced to apologise again for illegal structures

    Posted Dec 04th 2012, 12:00am by JOSHUA BUT, Olga Wong, NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... Joshua But, Olga Wong and Ng Kang-chung Chief executive forced to apologise again for illegal structures as he is heckled by protesters at town hall meeting ahead of policy address Leung ... but "this cannot shake the determination of me and my team to meet the people". Financial Secretary John Tsang Chun-wah, Secretary for Home Affairs Tsang Tak-sing, and Secretary ...

  8. News - World - MIDDLE EAST

    Push to end Gaza war as John Kerry and Ban Ki-moon hold talks in region

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 11:15pm by AFP

    ... shelling World powers have urged Hamas to accept an Egyptian-brokered ceasefire and stop firing rockets into Israel from the Gaza Strip, demands it has resisted. US Secretary of State John Kerry ...

  9. News - World - PUBLISHING

    Bill Gates' praise turns John Brooks' Business Adventures into bestseller

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 11:29pm by The Guardian

    ... The Guardian Praise from Gates turns out-of-print book into bestseller An out-of-print collection of essays about corporate America first published in 1969 has shot to the top of bestseller lists after Bill Gates revealed it was his favourite business book. John Brooks’ Business Adventures is a collection of the late journalist’s articles for The New Yorker from the 1960s, ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Regret at lack of student dorms: Open University president John Leong

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 03:59am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... University president John Leong Chi-yan. Yet the situation is unlikely to change any time soon, Leong warned yesterday, during a farewell gathering. "The government didn't respond to our ... time," said Leong, who will be replaced by National People's Congress deputy Wong Yuk-shan in April. "A university should always welcome new talents with new ways of thinking."   ...




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