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  1. In Brief

    Posted Jan 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Public satisfaction with police and PLA still high The Hong Kong public's satisfaction with the police and the People's Liberation Army remains high, a University of Hong Kong survey has found. Seventy-four per cent of 1,016 people surveyed last month said they were satisfied with the police, a four percentage point drop from September. Satisfaction with the PLA ...

  2. slice of life

    Posted Jan 18th 2005, 12:00am by Virginia Maher

    ... but failed to throw a dampener on the celebrations. The British government was to spend #8 million on army facilities in Hong Kong, secretary of state for war John Profumo announced. The money ...

  3. Firms may baulk at direct elections, warns James Tien

    Posted Aug 04th 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... If a pro-workers' rights candidate wins office, businesses will abandon Hong Kong, the Liberal Party leader says Businessmen would pull out of Hong Kong if a pro-democracy candidate standing for workers' rights was voted into power as chief executive by universal suffrage in 2007, Liberal Party leader James Tien Pei-chun has warned. He also said the business-affiliated ...

  4. Beijing's man in HK meets the media

    Posted Nov 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the People's Republic of China. Normally meetings at the HKMAO are not open to media but yesterday Wang arranged for Beijing-based Hong Kong and Macau journalists to be there at the beginning of his ... a more liberal approach in its handling of Hong Kong affairs. ...

  5. Boom made Macau world's biggest magnet for migrants

    Posted Feb 13th 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... economic growth, and their spending boosts local housing and retail sectors.' But he said the army of migrants also strained Macau's infrastructure, slowing traffic and causing human ...

  6. Open-up call to raise level of education

    Posted May 01st 2009, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... of the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, told educators in Macau on Monday. Professor Xu was keynote speaker at a forum on international co-operation and innovation in higher education organised by Macau Inter-University Institute, the enclave's Catholic liberal arts college, attended by 200 people from across the region. 'A severe problem is confronting us ...

  7. Hong Kong must press for clean, alternative energy

    Posted May 13th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in concentration camps, had 15,000 Polish army officers shot, and undermined Soviet defensive strategy which could have prevented the Nazis penetrating deep into the USSR. How many of the 27 million dead the USSR suffered were directly or indirectly at the hands of the Red Army and their leadership? The Soviet citizens' victory was in spite of, not due to, Stalin's leadership ...

  8. Letters

    Posted Apr 28th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the marketplace, is that markets liberated from precisely the sort of interference he is now advocating, will best and quickest meet the needs of changed situations. How can it be that more than 200 years ...

  9. Bet on culture, not casinos

    Posted Dec 07th 2004, 12:00am by Anthony Lawrance

    ... Anthony Lawrance Pardon my lack of expertise in civic planning or fiscal management, but there are two issues being publicly debated in Hong Kong that demand common-sense input from someone who has seen what other Chinese cities are doing to generate growth and win international acclaim. These are the government's plan for the West Kowloon cultural hub and Liberal Party ...

  10. Orienteering winners PCCW jump for joy at the Macau Tower

    Posted Oct 26th 2007, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... Army. It was the biggest fund-raising charity orienteering held in the urban area. On a bright and sunny Saturday, participants started off at the Golden Bauhinia Square. They not only searched ... provided by various departments of the two governments, the Salvation Army was able to set up control points in different public spots. The variety of the search routes made the race more ...




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