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  1. Pakistani paves the way in police force

    Posted Feb 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in the disciplined services. While police did not reveal her identity, Hong Kong Unison, which campaigns for the rights of minorities, confirmed that it was Pakistani Heina Rizwan Mohammad, who will enter ... to write reports in both Chinese and English after watching video clips showing people asking police for help. The force earlier hired policeman Faisal Abdul, who is of mixed Pakistani and Chinese ...

  2. Pakistani woman becomes first refugee in HK to gain entry to a local university

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

    ... Yau Chui-yan Sarah, a 27-year-old Pakistani, is the first person who has gained refugee status in Hong Kong to gain entry to a Hong Kong university. She will begin her studies at Hong Kong University next month as a 'visiting student'. Fleeing religious persecution and still wanting to remain anonymous, she and her family left their home country seven years ago and were ...

  3. Pakistani students in the winner's circle, against the odds

    Posted Jun 30th 2007, 12:00am by Beatrice Siu

    ... Beatrice Siu Among the smiling faces and tears of anguish yesterday were two students who had beaten the system. Syed Shakeel Ahmed, 20, and Faisal Mahmood, 25, were among eight non-Chinese-speaking students who received their A-level results at English-l ...

  4. Migrant workers get a raw deal

    Posted Jul 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Joyee Chan One in five South Asian workers receive less than the legal minimum wage of HK$28 per hour. Yet they keep quiet for fear of losing their jobs, a new survey says. The Hong Kong Catholic Commission for Labour Affairs interviewed 238 South Asians- mostly Pakistanis and Indians- from March to June. Study leader Law Pui-shan said the workers were unwilling to fight ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Young should take real risks before fighting for democracy

    Posted Apr 08th 2013, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... couldn't rely on the Brits to take care of you, you had to take care of yourself. That was how Hong Kong got rich- entrepreneurship- thanks to enterprising Chinese, Indian, Pakistani and other ...

  6. Appeal judge backs asylum seekers taken to court for working

    Posted Jun 01st 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... their requests for refuge have been decided. The judgment covered the cases of 28 Pakistanis who had illegally entered the city and were allowed to stay under various Immigration Department conditions ... and remaining without permission- until their applications had been determined. At issue in yesterday's cases was whether the prosecution had acted within this policy when charging the Pakistanis ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - POLICING

    First South Asian woman police recruit starts work in Yuen Long

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... one. In the past five years the Pakistani population in Hong Kong has increased by 63 per cent, Wong said. She acknowledged that the police now recognise they need a contribution from ... grandfather was once a policeman. Last year, the force recruited police officer Faisal Abdul, who is of mixed Pakistani and Chinese heritage, to patrol in Yuen Long. ...

  8. News - Hong Kong

    HK Equal Opportunities Commission chief defends national education

    Posted Sep 14th 2012, 12:00am by KC NG

    ... of racial discrimination. Rather, it is an issue about how an education policy should be implemented." Speaking after yesterday's commission meeting, Lam said: "For a Pakistani pupil ...

  9. News - Asia


    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... abroad as leader of the isolated and impoverished state. However, Korean state media said Kim Yong-nam would represent North Korea at the summit. Reuters Pakistani barber's face mutilated ...

  10. First suspected people smugglers held since landmark court ruling

    Posted Jul 18th 2009, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... work led to a surge in the number of non-Chinese illegal immigrants. The two mainland men, detained after a high-speed sea chase, are suspected of smuggling nine Pakistani men, all of whom have ... and nine men climbed out. As police approached, two mainlanders fled in the speedboat. Officers arrested the nine Pakistanis on the beach and two police craft chased the speedboat. After ...




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