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  1. Maverick to head Arroyo's marine corps

    Posted Jul 18th 2009, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... Raissa Robles in Manila A general who helped lead three bloody coup attempts 20 years ago assumed command of the elite marine corps yesterday. 'I was taken aback by the appointment ... 'I believe the Americans applied pressure to put Sabban there as a counterpoise to whatever is being planned. 'Definitely with this appointment, the marines are now removed from ...

  2. Security order for HK ships in piracy fight

    Posted Apr 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... efforts in the region. The move was confirmed by Marine Department director Roger Tupper following a request from the Maritime Security Centre (Horn of Africa) that is operated by the European ... with European Union Naval Forces Somalia, told the South China Morning Post last week. Tupper said that the Marine Department had sent a message to security officers on board Hong Kong-flagged ships ...

  3. Territorial dispute

    Posted Oct 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Reading comprehension 1 In refusing permission for the Kai Fong II to leave Hong Kong waters, the Marine Department said that: a. it wanted to prevent the activists from stirring up ... their rights to go fishing have been infringed. d. their rights to make a living have been infringed. Think about 1 What do you think of the Marine Department's decision to refuse permission ...

  4. Arroyo, Sulu governor side with US over custody for marine

    Posted Dec 25th 2006, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... Raissa Robles in Manila President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo and the governor of Sulu province have sided with the US military in the diplomatic tussle over a marine jailed for rape. Mrs Arroyo's presidential legal adviser said it was up to the executive branch, not the judiciary, to decide who had the right to hold Lance Corporal Daniel Smith, who is being detained in a Manila ...

  5. News - World - POLITICS

    French, Dutch far-right leaders to discuss European alliance

    Posted Nov 13th 2013, 06:51pm by Agence France-Presse in The Hague

    ... Agence France-Presse in The Hague European right-wing politicians meet in the Netherlands on Wednesday to explore a coalition aimed at undermining the EU French far-right leader Marine Le Pen travels to The Hague on Wednesday to discuss forging closer ties with Dutch anti-Islamic leader Geert Wilders ahead of next year’s European elections. Le Pen will be met by Wilders ...

  6. US causing fear, say shipowners

    Posted Sep 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... their risks internationally. A Marine Department statement confirmed that 'certain issues' were exchanged with the treasury delegation and outlined local regulatory efforts to implement ... of UN sanctions enforced in Hong Kong, the Director of Marine has the power to deregister the ship.' It said that all ships visiting Hong Kong, regardless of flag, had to undergo the same ...

  7. News - China - POLITICS

    Guangdong to double incomes 2 years ahead of schedule, governor says

    Posted Jan 26th 2013, 12:00am by Li Jing

    ... in the city after some of its polluting manufacturers moved out or closed. The province also aims to build a marine economy zone, focusing on shipbuilding, marine engineering equipment, marine ...

  8. West wing sale 'repeats 1881 Heritage mistake'

    Posted May 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chloe Lai The government's planned sale of the west wing of its headquarters in Central is about to repeat the same mistake it made with the former marine police headquarters redevelopment in Tsim Sha Tsui, critics say. 'The former marine police headquarters was a monument sitting on the Tsim Sha Tsui Hill,' said Albert Lai Kwong-tak, chairman of The Professional ...

  9. Sea change

    Posted Sep 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... A government committee wants fish trawling outlawed in Hong Kong waters. Will this be enough to save our fragile marine ecosystem and how should we help fishermen deal with the loss of income? Write to us. ...

  10. Who said it?

    Posted Nov 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... All I am interested in is how far I can stretch them Jaap van Zweden, candidate for post of artistic director of the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra We will continue to have our alliance with the United States and friendship with China Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard, on plans to station US marines in Darwin Something on the table that does not ask the wealthiest people ...




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