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  1. China pulls plug on Japanese youth tour

    Posted Sep 21st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the relationship by focusing on co-operation and brushing aside long-running issues such as maritime territorial disputes. Both the youth exchange programme and the gas field talks were agreed ... Kristine Kwok Beijing is ramping up the pressure on Japan following Tokyo's decision to extend the detention of a Chinese trawler captain arrested near the disputed Diaoyu Islands, ...

  2. Ship crew rules a boost for rivals

    Posted Aug 11th 2010, 12:00am by Keith Wallis

    ... Keith Wallis Tough immigration rules on ships' crews that limit their stay to a maximum of 28 days give an advantage to Hong Kong's maritime rival jurisdictions such as Singapore, say industry insiders. The warning has been sounded within the Maritime Industry Council, an advisory body with representatives from the private and government sectors, with the issue ...

  3. Court hears of dispute before killing at market

    Posted Sep 07th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man The killing of a transport worker at Yau Ma Tei wholesale fruit market in July last year was preceded by a dispute between two groups of workers there, a court heard yesterday. ... groups of workers at the market had had a dispute about the loading and unloading of goods, prosecutor Deb Crebbin said yesterday when opening the case. A day or two before Chan's death, ...

  4. Iron ore dispute backfires, with prices up 80pc

    Posted Oct 16th 2009, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... Howard Winn China's acrimonious dispute with big iron ore producers has backfired, with the country's steel mills having to pay prices at times almost 80 per cent higher than those on offer earlier this year. Negotiations between China and the world's top three iron ore producers- Vale, Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton- ended after failure to agree on a benchmark ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. Sacked reporter stole ATV car licence, toll tag to vent anger

    Posted Feb 16th 2011, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... with a 'high-ranking' ATV official when he worked at the station in 2007. Liu, who had been with ATV for 11 days, was fired after the dispute, the Kowloon City Court heard. He earlier pleaded guilty to theft ... University Road, did not match the information on the licence. Liu was arrested when he returned to his car. He was due to be sentenced yesterday, but after disputing the contents of a report on him, ...

  7. Mainland's surfers making waves for justice

    Posted Jun 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... official was shown on YouTube pushing the father of an 11-year-old girl he allegedly assaulted. Netizens revealed his identity as Li Jiaxiang, party secretary of the Shenzhen Maritime Bureau. He ...

  8. Retiree jailed for slashing man's neck

    Posted Aug 04th 2010, 12:00am by Austin Chiu

    ... Court to one count of wounding in relation to cutting Chan Ka-ho's neck with a knife. Defence lawyer Rita So Ka-yin said the dispute could have resulted from Chu's hearing impairment, ... Street, Sheung Shui. Chu immediately pushed Chan away and scolded him with foul language. The two then became involved in a dispute. Chu, who became angry, took a folding knife from his pocket, ...

  9. Net expose leads to official's jailing

    Posted Oct 12th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the Shenzhen Maritime Bureau, and he was sacked. ...

  10. Diaoyus captain thought bill was a cheque

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

    ... yen (HK$1.33 million) in compensation. Zhan Qixiong's boat collided with two Japanese coastguard vessels in disputed waters near the Diaoyu Islands last year. Zhan, 41, said he first ... authorities detained Zhan and 14 other Chinese fishermen near the disputed Diaoyus in the East China Sea, known as the Senkakus in Japan, after their trawler collided with two Japanese coastguard ...




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