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  1. Big issues wait in the wings behind smiling Hu

    Posted Apr 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... relationship. Images of Mr Hu donning a cap and hugging a Boeing worker may help convey an amiable face of China to the American public. But with the fanfare over, the two leaders will soon have ...

  2. We know it's the world's fastest train, but why the fuss about the maglev?

    Posted Apr 23rd 2006, 12:00am by Mark Graham

    ... answers. One popular theory is that the US$1.2 billion budget simply ran out and officials were wary of committing more public money. During the construction and glitch-dogged trials, earlier talk ...

  3. Culture crusade

    Posted Apr 18th 2005, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... activities that are aimed at mollifying the public,' says King. 'We believe it's time to embark on projects that could look at the development of Wan Chai holistically- work that we and the public could share.' A carnival in the Lee Gardens shopping mall, in Causeway Bay, at the weekend highlights the council's new approach. Hong Kong Good Things is more refined than ...

  4. Flowers power

    Posted Aug 31st 2006, 12:00am by Sue Green

    ... is very important for me.' Now her efforts have paid off. Her debut novel, February Flowers, a coming-of-age story set at a university in Guangzhou, is the first publication of a new imprint, ... February Flowers was prepared for publication. 'We felt we needed to get [the venture] going and books will flow in,' Christer says. 'Now that this list is launched, that's when ...

  5. The thin line

    Posted Aug 25th 2006, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... their eccentricities generally do not worry the rest of us. But imagine the chaos that would ensue if a genius slipped under the wire and were elected to public office. Thankfully, that is never likely ...

  6. A week of carnivals, camps and jellyfish

    Posted Aug 25th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Public Libraries, Summer Story Trains is conducted in English by the Panda Playground. It is divided into two sessions, Train A, Let's Sing ABC from 10.30am to 11.15am, and Train B, Family ...

  7. Great Wall woes highlight risks of investing in China

    Posted Aug 25th 2006, 12:00am by Russell Barling

    ... international flights by 2010 and air cargo volume is expected to expand 10 per cent a year in the interim. But that promise has not stopped the sector from being a graveyard for investors, public ...

  8. Have your say

    Posted Aug 25th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of public transport in Hong Kong. Therefore, people will face a lot of inconvenience if the pier is demolished. The clock tower near the Star Ferry pier in Tsim Sha Tsui is a well-known landmark ...

  9. Protesters march to tunnel as drivers count the cost

    Posted May 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... was a 'first step' for the union in trying to attract more public attention to the plight of commercial drivers. However, he would not say what the union's next step, if any, would be over ... to trickle down to the working public. Drivers are still struggling to make a decent living.' As the protesters disbanded, Mr Li and several union representatives crossed the elevated pedestrian ...

  10. Thousands mark May Day with calls to protect workers

    Posted May 02nd 2005, 12:00am by Winnie Yeung

    ... and employees' representatives from the Labour Advisory Board marching from Chater Garden to the Central Government Offices. The organisers claimed 3,000 people- including public servants and workers ... said. Ip Kwong-fuk, a postman for 10 years, said he joined the rally because an increasing number of contract staff meant the working environment had deteriorated. 'We, as public servants, ...




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