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  1. The dangers of tit for tat

    Posted Sep 30th 2010, 12:00am by Andy Yee

    ... Andy Yee While many Japanese feel Tokyo 'caved in' to Chinese pressure by releasing the trawler skipper at the centre of the Diaoyu/Senkaku Islands dispute, it is actually ... Chinese journalist and media commentator, who wondered how Japan could employ domestic laws when the sovereignty of the islands was in dispute. Furthermore, Zhang accused Kato of having a hidden ...

  2. Restaurant chains take dispute to court

    Posted Apr 13th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... without a full trial- on the grounds that Cheng had no reasonable defence. Mr Justice Joseph Fok reserved his judgment. Speaking outside court, Lee said he was not well aware of the dispute ... and Ms Poon. I don't blame anyone and I believe they were honest people when we made the deal,' he said when asked whether he felt he had been dragged into the dispute. The lawsuit ...

  3. Diplomats drawn into Anwar arrest dispute

    Posted Jul 25th 2008, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... Baradan Kuppusamy in Kuala Lumpur Kuala Lumpur's diplomatic community has been dragged into the ugly row over the arrest of de facto opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim, with both Mr Anwar and the government summoning diplomats to give their sides of the ...

  4. Disputes in Legco will continue: Rita Fan

    Posted Sep 08th 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... The withdrawal of the National Security Bill would not put an end to disputes among Hong Kong's lawmakers, Legco president Rita Fan Hsu Lai-tai said yesterday. When Chief Executive ... or property, were not acceptable, she said. Ms Lau sparked heated disputes when she attended a seminar organised by a pro-independence group in Taipei last month. She has been accused of breaching ...

  5. Public blamed for sacking of abusive official

    Posted Mar 09th 2009, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam A top maritime official has criticised netizens and 'improper public opinions' that forced authorities to sack his subordinate last year over a child molestation claim. Liu Gongchen, the deputy director of the Maritime Safety Administration, said the dismissal of Lin Jiaxiang was the result of the actions of a small group of people that were acting against ...

  6. Trial to proceed over harbour collision despite 'vague' law

    Posted Mar 31st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Peter Brieger The law surrounding maritime accidents was vague, but it had not breached a criminal defendant's right to be presumed innocent, a District Court judge ruled yesterday. The decision from Judge Susana D'Almada Remedios meant that a trial would proceed for four sailors charged in one of Hong Kong's worst maritime accidents. Eighteen seamen died last year when ...

  7. Cremation battle heads for court

    Posted Jan 08th 2011, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... natural daughter, Lam Mo-Sze, to the High Court. The dispute arose because the remains, buried in the Tseung Kwan O cemetery, needed to be exhumed under the policy of the Chinese Permanent ... of Lam's estate, opposed the idea of Lam Mo-Sze handling the arrangements. 'I would prefer the dispute to be settled out of court,' Court of First Instance Judge Anthony To Kwai-fung ...

  8. Gunman mistook Lien's son for target in revenge shooting, court told

    Posted Jan 22nd 2011, 12:00am by Lawrence Chung

    ... rally in November. But they ruled out political motives for the shooting, saying the gunman had mistaken Sean Lien Sheng-wen for another man he wanted dead because of a financial dispute ... in a financial dispute with the candidate's father and wanted to kill the son in revenge. But he did not know the candidate in person and mistook Lien to be him. 'Seeing that Lien was moving ...

  9. Sacked bureau chief cleared of molesting 11-year-old girl

    Posted Nov 06th 2008, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam in Shenzhen The former Shenzhen Maritime Bureau chief sacked two days ago over claims he molested a child was cleared of the allegations yesterday after an investigation ... others. The Ministry of Transport appointed Mr Lin, a Shandong native, as Shenzhen Maritime Bureau chief last year. ...

  10. In Brief

    Posted Jul 08th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Travel council to investigate mainland tourist dispute Travel Industry Council chairman Michael Wu Siu-ieng said he will contact tourism authorities in Henan province today to find out if Hong Kong agencies were involved in a dispute involving four mainland tourists reported on a mainland website. The tourists said they were forced to shop on a visit to the city and their tour ...




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