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  1. City Digest

    Posted Jul 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... investigatory committee should be set up to review the 2009 East Asian Games, especially why its spending severely exceeded the budget, Civic Party legislator Tanya Chan said on the RTHK programme City Forum. Chan and two other lawmakers were discussing the recent report of Legco's public accounts committee on the Games. Accounting sector lawmaker Paul Chan Mo-po said the government should ...

  2. Helping the unfortunate

    Posted Jul 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Kobi Chan

    ... Skincare brand Kiehl's celebrated the sixth anniversary of its Russell Street store in Causeway Bay on May 13. Kiehl's will donate part of the store's sales proceeds to the Hong Kong Red Cross Wong Fuk-wing Memorial Fund to support children ...

  3. Amber alert issued for Philippines

    Posted Oct 22nd 2009, 12:00am by Kobi Chan

    ... Kobi Chan The government issued an amber travel alert for the Philippines yesterday, advising travellers to monitor the situation as a typhoon neared Luzon. The Security Bureau's Outbound Travel Alert System, which covers 60 countries and uses amber, red and black for various levels of risk, came into effect on Tuesday. Indonesia, Pakistan, Thailand and Turkey have also ...

  4. Stricter rules to handle disruptions

    Posted Apr 15th 2008, 12:00am by May Chan

    ... May Chan The city's contingency plans for communications disruptions have been tightened since a December 2006 earthquake-related cut in internet service, Legco's information technology panel was told yesterday. Under changes made in February last year, operators must report to the Telecommunications Authority no later than four hours after disruption to a submarine cable ...

  5. Burns unit hopes for equipment updates

    Posted Dec 31st 2007, 12:00am by Kelly Chan

    ... Kelly Chan People still remember the Pat Sin Leng hill fire on February 10, 1996, when two teachers lost their lives while trying to save students. Three students also died in the tragedy ... and electric beds, which offer great pain relief to patients. Wendy So Yuen-sham and Reddy Chan Wai-hung had left the hospital by the time the new equipment arrived, but they could feel the change ...

  6. Metals producers restore operations

    Posted Feb 13th 2008, 12:00am by Carol Chan

    ... Carol Chan Metals producers including Jiangxi Copper and Hunan Nonferrous Metals Corp have started to restore operations after snowstorms forced them to cut back production. At Jiangxi Copper's mines, more than 80 per cent of output capacity had been resumed by yesterday, said company secretary Pan Qifang. Smelters at the mainland's largest integrated copper producer, ...

  7. All hands to the rescue asnew deluge of snow looms

    Posted Feb 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Army and police keep transport links working Bad weather forced at least 14 airports in eastern and southern China to close again yesterday as the nation braced for a new round of snowstorms expected to hit tomorrow and on Tuesday. Airports in Zhejiang , Jiangsu , Jiangxi , Anhui , Hunan and Guizhou suspended services due to snow and ice on runways. More than 500 flights ...

  8. Charities rush to help travellers, worst-hit areas

    Posted Feb 01st 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan Many Hong Kong charity groups have made donations to help stranded victims of the mainland snowstorms, while some have launched fund-raising appeals to help villagers in the worst-hit provinces cope with the bad weather. Hong Kong Red Cross said it had donated 100,000 yuan of urgent relief funds to Hunan - one of the worst-hit provinces. The donation has been used ...

  9. Death toll from blast in illegal mine reaches 25

    Posted Jan 31st 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan A blast in an illegal mine in Linfen, Shanxi, killed at least 25 workers, a local official and state media said yesterday, adding that the operators of the mine had fled. Xinhua reported that four more bodies were pulled from a pit at Weijialing village, Fenxi county, on Monday after rescue workers found 21 bodies a week ago. The report said the miners were ...

  10. Transport jams block PLA's relief efforts

    Posted Jan 30th 2008, 12:00am by Minnie Chan

    ... Minnie Chan and Choi Chi-yuk The massive traffic standstill across the nation caused by heavy snow has hindered central government efforts to send the People's Liberation Army to help with relief work, according to a Ministry of Civil Affairs official and military experts. At least 158,000 PLA soldiers and armed police had been sent to disaster areas in southern regions to deal ...




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