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  1. Business - Economy - THE VIEW

    Hong Kong's public housing policy a homewrecker for poor couples

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 11:15am by Richard Wong

    ... people, among the 10 highest in the world. The rate has been increasing rapidly since the 1980s but is significantly lower among homeowner families than tenants who rent housing. The differences ... for household wealth. The rich are much less likely to divorce because there is more to  lose, especially in Hong Kong where property prices are high. When families have a joint stake in staying ...

  2. Crimes Against Nature

    Posted Oct 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... Compiled by Tim Cribb Crimes Against Nature by Robert F. Kennedy Penguin Books, $116 First published last year to alert voters to the anti-environment policies of the Bush administration, the release of Crimes Against Nature in paperback allows time for reflection on the issues raised by Robert Kennedy, many with implications beyond the US. Kennedy believed that if Americans knew ...

  3. Business - Companies - ACQUISITIONS

    Europe family businesses lure Chinese investors

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 01:09am by Victoria Ruan

    ... Victoria Ruan in Beijing victoria.ruan@scmp.com Now is good opportunity to acquire technology and market share but challenges remain Europe's family businesses lure Chinese investors Like it or not, European family businesses may increasingly lean on Chinese investors to help sustain them in a euro zone where consumers scarred by the debt crisis remain gun-shy in opening ...

  4. Kennedy Town project fills gap in Island housing

    Posted Oct 27th 2004, 12:00am by Peggy Sito

    ... Island as New World Development prepares to launch its housing project in Kennedy Town. The Merton is the first major project on Hong Kong side offered for sale since Henderson Land ... because there was a lack of large-scale projects in Kennedy Town and Western. The Merton is a joint venture project with the Urban Renewal Authority. The three-tower development has 1,182 one- ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Jul 11th 2014, 04:31am by STAFF

    ...   MTR focuses on tree preservation The MTR Corporation briefs journalists on its efforts to preserve century-old tree growing on walls in Kennedy Town during the construction of the West Island line. Work is continuing on the extension to the Island line, which will link Sheung Wan and Kennedy Town via the University of Hong Kong. University tree expert Jim Chi-yung will attend ...

  6. Business - Companies - INVESTMENT

    European family-run businesses ripe for Chinese outward investment, say advisers

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 02:16pm by Victoria Ruan in Beijing

    ... in small- and medium-sized family businesses in Europe European family businesses may increasingly look to Chinese investors to help sustain them as the availability of bank credit ... Eric Lin told the South China Morning Post: “Many family businesses in Europe have struggled to survive because of the global financial crisis and problems in their own operations.” Many ...

  7. News - China - CRIME

    Bo Xilai trial reveals intriguing cast of characters benefitted from ties to family

    Posted Aug 25th 2013, 07:41pm

    ... Zhang Hong hong.zhang@scmp.com Bo family and its benefactors spread largesse across the world Among the most intriguing revelations to emerge from Bo Xilai’s corruption trial is the unexpected cast of characters that has apparently benefitted from the Bo clan’s wealth and power over the years. The first three days of testimony detailed how the Bo family and their benefactors ...

  8. News - World - SUDAN

    Sudanese death row woman Meriam Ibrahim and family arrested at airport

    Posted Jun 25th 2014, 04:49am by GDN

    ... released from death row in Sudan on Monday, was arrested with her husband and two children at Khartoum airport yesterday as the family attempted to leave the country. Agents from the National Intelligence and Security Services detained the family just 24 hours after Ibrahim was released on the orders of the appeal court. Her lawyer, Elshareef Mohammed, said more than 40 NISS officers held ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    SHKP linked to family trust of defendant Thomas Chan

    Posted Jun 24th 2014, 10:58pm by Stuart Lau, AUSTIN CHUI

    ... Stuart Lau and Austin Chiu Companies under the trust of defendant Thomas Chan Kui-yuen had an interest in Sun Hung Kai Properties' projects, court told SHKP linked to family trust of accused The family trust held by a "loyal" Sun Hung Kai Properties executive included companies that had "an interest in" the property giant, a court heard yesterday. Another ...

  10. Language point

    Posted Mar 25th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... confusion. 'Jr' is short for 'junior'. When two people in the same family share the same first name, middle name and surname, 'Jr' is used to refer to the younger one. It is most common among fathers and sons, e.g. the 35th American president, John Fitzgerald Kennedy (better known as John F Kennedy or JFK), had a son whose name was also John Fitzgerald Kennedy ...




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