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  1. Sars underlines fear of oversupply of beds

    Posted Jul 09th 2003, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... The Hong Kong Hotels Association says the government's bullish forecast for hotel room demand over the next decade might trigger a wave of development, leading to an oversupply of rooms. That the industry had been devastated by the recent outbreak of ...

  2. Vice-premier attacks loose monetary policies

    Posted Nov 16th 2010, 12:00am by Ed Zhang

    ... Vice-Premier Li Keqiang sounded a warning to mainlanders about economic dangers in the world today, in Beijing's latest swipe at US economic pump-priming. Without specifying any country, Li criticised loose monetary policies that might lead to speculative cash flows and spur inflation. His comments built on Beijing's criticism of the US Federal Reserve's recent ...

  3. Why Li took tax-free idea to Beijing

    Posted Sep 29th 2003, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... The tycoon says he bypassed Hong Kong's leaders with his job-creation plan because they could not settle a land dispute Li Ka-shing says he put the idea of a special tax-free ... was attended by 40 Hong Kong tycoons and their families. Mr Li denied he was putting pressure on the Hong Kong government with his highly publicised proposal to the central leadership, or that he ...

  4. Deng made the tough calls on my watch, says Li Peng

    Posted Aug 18th 2004, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... Bay nuclear plant and the Three Gorges Dam, according to former premier Li Peng. Writing in the Communist Party journal Seeking Truth, Mr Li said the three most controversial decisions he made during his premiership were all the ideas of the former patriarch. 'In the spring and summer of 1989, a serious political disturbance took place in China,' wrote Mr Li, who has rarely ...

  5. Japan, US foil Beijing push to end EU arms embargo

    Posted Feb 11th 2011, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... as prevent the collapse of the euro,' Song said. His comments follow a tour of Europe by Vice-Premier Li Keqiang last month that saw Beijing commit to buying a reported Euro6 billion (HK$63.53 ...

  6. Paralympics delegate recovering after motorcycle knocks her down

    Posted Sep 23rd 2004, 12:00am by Peter Michael

    ... Legco secretary-general Ricky Fung Choi-cheung, flew to Athens to be with his wife. 'Her injuries are not that serious,' assistant chef de mission Li Tak-nang said from Athens. ... are just playing safe because she knocked her head when she fell.' Mr Li said Mrs Fung was crossing a road on Monday afternoon when she was clipped by a speeding motorcyclist. 'There ...

  7. Beijing tells delegates to brush up on research

    Posted Mar 08th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... active role in linking with young people in the city. Li Guikang, deputy director of the central government's liaison office in Hong Kong, told delegates to make better use of the Friends ... as an attempt by the pro-Beijing camp in Hong Kong to gain more prominence. Speaking at a closed-door discussion during the annual plenary meetings of the CPPCC, Li was quoted by delegates as giving ...

  8. Succession plan to guard our judicial independence?

    Posted Apr 12th 2010, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... Frank Ching The appointment of Geoffrey Ma Tao-li to succeed Andrew Li Kwok-nang, announced at the same time as the appointment of three non-permanent judges of the Court of Final Appeal, underlines the relative youth of the incumbent chief justice. Ma, at 54, is seven years younger than Li. However, all three new appointees to the Court of Final Appeal are older than Li. While Li ...

  9. Asia overtakes Europe in billionaire table

    Posted Mar 11th 2011, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... to give away at least half of their fortune during their lifetime or upon their death. Search website Baidu founder Robin Li, the richest person in China, ranked 95th on the Forbes list. The share price of US-listed Baidu soared in 2010, giving Li a net worth of US$9.4 billion. The second-richest person in China is Sany Group chairman Liang Wengen, whose wealth adds up to US$8 billion. ...

  10. Beijing plea to Democrats on reform decision

    Posted May 25th 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Gary Cheung

    ... a 'responsible decision' to help move the political system forward. The call by Li Gang, deputy director of the central government's liaison office, came after the first meeting between ... branch, since 1985. Li said the meeting had been arranged because the party had adopted a 'rational and pragmatic' attitude in seeking a dialogue on political reform. But the Democrats ...




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