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  1. letters

    Posted Jun 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... It is common for a middle-class family to have a helper these days. Maids are protected by the government. They do not fear losing their jobs. Owing to the huge demand for maids, it is easy for them ... to the middle class? Is it reasonable to pay a large sum for nothing? The government should address the concerns of maids' employers and find a solution as soon as possible. Kimi Tsoi Don't ...

  2. No say in how my village will live in the shadow of yet another flyover

    Posted Apr 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... been chosen that would not directly bisect a growing residential area but, for some reason, the government has set its mind on this one. Why? Is this the fate of all middle-class Hong Kong ... residents are rewarded with? The situation for many of these typically middle income residents is bleak. Many don't want to move from Tung Lo Wan Village, where some families have lived ...

  3. Transformed Medico has Valley feature at his mercy

    Posted Nov 04th 2008, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... in his first year, dropping from Class One until the middle of Class Three before he produced something worthwhile. When he did, he dealt with a 1,600m field at Sha Tin in dashing fashion, ... weight in Class Three. Stepped up to a higher grade last time out, Medico made no mistake after heavy support, winning over 1,800m with something in hand and leaving every impression the run ...

  4. Dragon to revel in ideal conditions

    Posted Jun 09th 2007, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... a substantial drop in the ratings- he arrived as an 89 horse and now finds himself in the middle of Class Three on a mark of 72. Rich Dragon showed he was ready to turn it all around with a positive ... contribution to the tally of winners for the champion trainer-in-waiting. Rich Dragon was a Group-class juvenile in Australia, where he was prepared by the master John Hawkes. While he has taken time ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - NEIGHBOURHOOD SOUNDS

    Generic Sha Tin estate City One gets some colour from mainland students

    Posted Nov 09th 2012, 12:00am by Jennifer Cheng

    ... it joined Taikoo Shing on Hong Kong Island and Mei Foo Sun Chuen in Kowloon to serve the emerging middle class. The estate- now home to 15,799 residents, according to a census last year- sits ...

  6. Grade expectations

    Posted Aug 20th 2007, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... Yin-fung, in this year's HKCEE exam, come from lower-income or middle-class families who can't afford the extra pursuits, he says. 'It's a matter of personal choice,' he ... and their children's performance is only one of them. K.U. Cho finds it hard to resist enrolling her seven-year-old son in the plethora of extra classes that others deem necessary to bolster youngsters' ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Apr 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of compulsory purchase. Why should the URA purchase flats at 2.7 times the market value from middle class owners when there is no real public benefit or necessity for doing so? The URA must reassess ...

  8. Double bankers look like way to go in TT

    Posted Jan 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... will both need luck, but are place chances. The middle pin, a Class Three over 1,200m, offers the chance to double bank again, leading with Mosse's ride, Danewin Winning. The Tony Cruz-trained ... on Richard Gibson's rejuvenated miler Great Renown in a Class Three. Great Renown came to Gibson as a winless six-year-old with 15 starts behind him, but delivered the Englishman his first Hong ...

  9. Class rise is no hurdle to promising Top Top Light

    Posted Mar 16th 2007, 12:00am by John Bell

    ... John Bell Top Top Light returned to his best with a tough victory last start and he looks primed to make light work of a rise in class when the promising four-year-old tackles the middle ... since the success, Top Top Light showed he was in terrific order when winning a barrier trial over Class One performer Beethoven last Friday and the rise to 1,400m looks ideal. While he faces ...

  10. Battle for senior class funding continues

    Posted Oct 04th 2008, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... Mimi Lau Secondary schools fighting for government funding to run senior secondary classes next year will go ahead with plans to stage a protest march after submitting their development ... requirements in 2006, were asked by the government to submit development proposals by the end of last month. The schools have one to two classes of Form Three students but the government told them ...




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