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  1. HK, Shanghai urged to flex maritime muscle

    Posted Dec 04th 2003, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... Russell Barling in Shanghai Shipping firm chief warns Asia lacks input on global issues Hong Kong and Shanghai should combine resources to form a powerful international maritime alliance ... maritime cargo, controls almost half the global shipping fleet and is home to its six biggest port operators. But local executives have little input on policies which shape the industry, ...

  2. Clash over tactics for protection of maritime trade

    Posted Sep 16th 2003, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... A line in the sand was drawn at the weekend between two influential camps hoping to shape the direction of efforts to secure maritime trade from being used for acts of international ... maritime trade. fr8man@scmp.com ...

  3. Logistics centre a logical step to meet change

    Posted Jul 26th 2003, 12:00am by Michael Gibb

    ... the International Centre for Logistics and Maritime Studies and the Department of Logistics at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU), said Hong Kong needed to boost research and teaching ... in the new department, said: 'We see more possibilities for disputes over contracts in the future.' He said Chinese law had strong references to international law, but enforcing ...

  4. In Brief

    Posted Sep 30th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Japanese visit for maritime industry A delegation led by Secretary for Economic Development and Labour Stephen Ip Shu-kwan, Director of Marine Tsui Shung-yiu and leading representatives of the shipping industry is in Japan to promote Hong Kong's maritime industry. Hong Kong is the world's seventh largest maritime centre with shipowners managing about 8 per cent of the total ...

  5. The art of a police negotiator: listen, don't just talk

    Posted Dec 03rd 2003, 12:00am by Ella Lee, Stella Lee

    ... Stella Lee With a man locked inside a flat and threatening to harm himself with a knife, police negotiator Peter Morgan thought he was in for a long night. So when the man surrendered the moment Mr Morgan offered to chat with him he was lost for words. &# ...

  6. Wang Sing resolves local supply dispute

    Posted Oct 06th 2003, 12:00am by Toh Han Shih

    ... mainland local governments intervened in a dispute. The Hong Kong-listed maker of power tools aims to increase in-house manufacturing from 40 per cent to 80 per cent to reduce costs, managing ... the confidence of our foreign partners in doing business in China.' The dispute involved two manufacturers in Jiangsu province which Wang Sing had tapped for subcontract work. In August last year, ...

  7. Union dispute on Indian tea estate kills 21

    Posted Nov 07th 2003, 12:00am

    ... S.N.M. Abdi Twenty-one tea plantation workers, including four women, were burned to death over a labour dispute in eastern India yesterday. Police said that angry tribespeople surrounded the house of a trade union leader, Tarakeshwar Lohar, in West Bengal's Dalgaon tea estate and set it on fire killing him and his supporters who were trapped inside. The tea estate ...

  8. Hutchison ends 3G dispute

    Posted Nov 08th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Hui Yuk-min Conglomerate and Dutch partner avoid a meeting in court with deal that will see 15pc of UK venture change hands Hutchison Whampoa has resolved an eight-month dispute with Dutch ... business. The deal marks an end to a nearly eight-month dispute between Hutchison and its Dutch partner, which began in March when KPN refused to pay GBP150 million in additional funding under ...

  9. Tour company dispute leaves visitors stranded

    Posted Sep 17th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... for help. Police inquiries revealed the guides had not collected the mainland visitors because there was a dispute between the local tour agent and the mainland tour company over the remittance of cash for the group's stay in Hong Kong. Late last night the dispute was settled and five coaches with guides were sent to the square to take the visitors back to their hotel. ...

  10. Tung praises education chief for resolving funding dispute

    Posted Nov 18th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Chief Executive Tung Chee-hwa yesterday praised education chief Arthur Li Kwok-cheung for his efforts in resolving the dispute over university funding cuts with tertiary ... calling it a model for resolving other disputes. 'It has brought insights to other officials. It proves that dialogue is very important,' she said. Financial Secretary Henry Tang ...




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