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  1. Order returns to railway system

    Posted Feb 05th 2008, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... the misery, Wu Zuoming, a Hunan migrant worker who was still waiting at the station, said he was determined to go home. 'I believe I can arrive home before New Year's Eve.' Mr Wu said ... all trains departing from Guangzhou rail station to run on their regular schedules from Thursday- the first day of the Lunar New Year. 'The Beijing-Guangzhou line is back ...

  2. Guangzhou deploys more trains to ease Lunar New Year's rush

    Posted Feb 13th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... New Year. The group said in a statement that there would be 73 additional departures from Guangzhou's two stations, 23 extra from Shenzhen's two stations and 13 more from Dongguan. ... and early yesterday. An extra 1,000 policemen were deployed to keep order, he said. 'We are expecting things to get worse in the next [few] days.' Mr Luo said the crowd was huge because ...

  3. New Year's propaganda?

    Posted Jan 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... and other western countries. However, a survey of public opinion conducted for Global Times magazine, released on New Year's Day, showed that most people 'still regard Sino-US relations ... 6cm taller and about 3kg heavier than they were 30 years ago. In a New Year's speech, President Hu Jintao declared that in 2006, China took 'another firm step towards the goal ...

  4. letters

    Posted Feb 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Day to have fun while doing good Our school holds a Causal Dress Day every year. There are two benefits to organising it. On that day, we are free to wear our own clothes, instead ... the border. The Lunar New Year has just passed, but none of his relatives have visited him. The new year is a time to spend with family. I visited my grandparents, and had a wonderful time with them. ...

  5. Make someone else's Lunar New Year extra special

    Posted Feb 11th 2008, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... packets during the new year. Now we can share the happiness of the new year with the less fortunate. The donations collected in Langham Place will be given to the Society for Community ... these youngsters have a warm Lunar New Year filled with love and happiness. SoCO organiser Sze Lai-shan says: 'Unlike most children, the children of 370,000 low-income families on the Comprehensive ...

  6. Builders protest for payment of fees

    Posted Jan 10th 2009, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam More than 20 building workers protested at the headquarters of Shaw Property in Clear Water Bay yesterday, demanding settlement of what they claimed to be HK$27 million in unpaid construction fees, including HK$2 million in unpaid wages, before the Lunar New Year. But the company disputed the amount claimed, saying it had paid HK$65 million in fees, and that some work ...

  7. Migrants ignore appeal not to brave trip home

    Posted Feb 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... New Year' in the province. But many migrants ignored the advice. In an open letter issued yesterday to the 93 million people in the province, including millions of migrant workers, ... parents in my hometown before the Lunar New Year. 'It means too much to me to go back home; staying in Guangdong for the holiday is no good to me. 'If there is any chance, I definitely ...

  8. New year deadline to resolve back-pay disputes

    Posted Dec 07th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Raymond Li raymond.li@scmp.com Beijing has set a January 23 deadline, Lunar New Year's Day, for the settlement of most back-pay disputes involving migrant workers amid concerns about ... Commission have launched a crackdown targeting rogue employers who hold up payments to migrant workers, the ministry said. A new directive gives law enforcement departments seven days to settle ...

  9. liberal studies

    Posted Jan 12th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Reading comprehension Answer the following questions: 1 What did marchers on the New Year's Day protest demand? i) the release of a jailed mainland dissident ii) the implementation ... and iv) 2 How did the young protesters come together? a. They studied at the same school. b. They attended a New Year's party together. c. They attended other protests and were introduced ...

  10. Law to rule in 10 years' time, says new edict

    Posted Apr 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... amended the constitution and affirmed that the state must respect human rights. The new constitution also mandates the protection of private property and stipulates the state must offer ...




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