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  1. In Brief

    Posted Dec 10th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the subsidy, which was dropped in 1999. Double-taxation relief deal with Denmark Hong Kong has signed an agreement to prevent double taxation on shipping income with Denmark. The agreement covers internationally generated shipping income. Hong Kong has similar double-taxation relief arrangements for shipping income with the mainland, the US, Britain, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Korea, Germany, ...

  2. Hairy crab versus crayfish in aquatic battle of Britain

    Posted Oct 26th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... they collapse. The crabs were first spotted in Britain in 1935 but the population exploded to number a million in the Thames in the 1990s after ships from the Netherlands and Germany pumped crab larvae ...

  3. Star Ferry cafe opens in Amsterdam

    Posted Apr 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... world for the past 30 years, who also happens to harbour a passion for ships. Visiting Hong Kong a decade ago, he is said to have fallen in love with the Star Ferry and immediately acquired the rights to use the name from the privately run Hong Kong company. The cafe recently opened to an audience of more than 200 guests, including artists, academics, members of the Netherlands Hong ...

  4. Somalia's daring pirates require better approach

    Posted Apr 21st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The deployment of foreign naval vessels to protect cargo ships and tankers from pirates in the busy sea lanes near Somalia would have seemed all that was needed to fix the problem. It has ... pirates, but let them go because they were not citizens of the Netherlands; sailors from Canada also released their captives because Canadian property had not been targeted. Trial is a tricky ...

  5. What's On

    Posted Mar 17th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... or visit www.hkapa.edu NETHERLANDS DANCE Prestigious dance group Nederlands Dans Theatre III will perform three works on Saturday and Sunday at 8pm in HKAPA's Lyric Theatre. Formed in 1991 in the Netherlands, the company is a dominant force in the world of contemporary dance. The three works in the programme are Birth-day- a comic piece set to the music of Mozart; When Time Takes Time- a piece ...

  6. Precious cargo

    Posted Feb 29th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... together on the ship strongly suggests they were created at the same time and place. As Christiaan Jorg, former curator of the Groningen Museum in the Netherlands, wrote to Flecker two weeks ago: ... an Australian maritime archaeologist whose company, Maritime Explorations, has worked with Visal on other projects for a decade. Flecker's first dive to the nameless ship - which has been referred ...

  7. Firms push to meet rules

    Posted Jun 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... requires manufacturers to design and ship products that contain no more than the allowance for any of the hazardous substances named in the directive. These include lead, mercury, cadmium, ... regulations may take effect in January. The Netherlands, Belgium and Sweden should be on time as they already operate national WEEE recycling schemes. ...

  8. The world awaits

    Posted Jan 14th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with foreign states and regions and relevant international organisations in the appropriate fields, including the economic, trade, financial and monetary, shipping, communications, tourism, cultural ... Britain, the Netherlands, Sweden, Austria, Finland, Germany, Canada, Belgium and France. Perhaps the notion of foreign aid is taboo among officials, as its provision is usually seen as a means ...

  9. Baptism of fire

    Posted Feb 20th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... is sitting open on a table in the training kitchen. It got lost 'somewhere in the Netherlands' but finally made it to Hong Kong more than six weeks late. The table top is littered with foam ... was in Bangkok yesterday looking for [sculpture] pedestals,' she explains. 'You've got a Shanghainese woman from New York who has moved back to Shanghai and the shipping is from Italy ...



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