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  1. Daewoo chief returns to face music

    Posted Jun 15th 2005, 12:00am by Andrew Salmon

    ... jail term, so Kim cannot expect less,' said Judge Hwang Ju-myung of the law firm Hwang, Mok Park. Still, Mr Hwang conceded that South Korean authorities were sensitive to public opinion. 'The defence and prosecution will be watching public opinion- whether the feeling is for punishment or pardon,' he said. 'The media are somewhat sympathetic and former Daewoo ...

  2. Letters

    Posted Aug 25th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mariam Bokhary despite her third assault on police and the protests it caused ('Public opinion need not be seen as challenge to courts' authority', August 14). With regard ... with the ulterior motive to dictate a pending ruling. However, the joint statement has caused other misgivings. It equivocates about legal professionals' stance regarding the compass of public opinion ...

  3. Public to be consulted on plan for car park in historic garden

    Posted Sep 12th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu A plan to build a car park in a World Heritage-listed garden will not go ahead without consideration of public opinion, according to Macau's Civic and Municipal Affairs ... streets and building public toilets, the spokeswoman said. 'The car park plan in the proposal is still at a planning stage,' she said, adding that the bureau would study the views ...

  4. In Brief

    Posted Jul 15th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Liang Shuk-yee remains the most popular non-official Exco member, followed by Bernard Chan, a survey by the University of Hong Kong Public Opinion Programme has found. Mrs Chow scored 58.5 marks ...

  5. Donald picks another star in the making

    Posted Mar 20th 2009, 12:00am by Murray Bell

    ... purchase to find his way to Hong Kong, and if the weight of professional and public opinion have it right, he'll be the 2009 Derby winner on Sunday afternoon. If so, he will become the fifth ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    CNOOC will face serious challenges managing Nexen

    Posted Feb 20th 2013, 12:00am by G. BIN ZHAO

    ... but also from the Chinese authorities. Furthermore, public opinion and the attitude of the media are also crucial. Third, CNOOC needs to properly integrate Chinese culture with corporate culture ...

  7. Ex-official quits job with developer

    Posted Aug 16th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the government over the controversy since he did not want to waste public funds. New World China said: 'We always emphasise the harmonious atmosphere of society and we accept public opinion ... mounting public criticism, ordered Secretary for the Civil Service Denise Yue Chung-yee to review her decision to let Mr Leung take the job. Mr Tsang's intervention came after it emerged ...

  8. Huiyuan shares fall on deal doubts

    Posted Sep 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... purchase. A government source said yesterday that Beijing would take public opinion into account, but it would not be a decisive factor. Coca-Cola said it intended to keep the Huiyuan brand ...

  9. Whirlpool in 'payback' bid for Maytag

    Posted Jul 19th 2005, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... with US politicians, public opinion and Maytag's labour unions than Haier's and is likely to force it to come up with a better offer. Haier has no experience of taking over a large ... offer unless it comes up with more money. It is also timed to take advantage of the growing political and public anger in the US against Chinese acquisitions of its assets. Talks by CNOOC to buy ...

  10. Talking shop

    Posted Nov 14th 2009, 12:00am by Albert Chen, Albert Cheng

    ... Unfortunately, biased media coverage swung public opinion in support of the IPO exercise. Most of my apprehensions about the privatisation have since turned out to be true. The Link Reit has made many ... Albert Cheng In 2004, when I challenged the Housing Authority's proposal to sell off its assets at cut-rate prices, I was prompted by a sense of justice to protect the wider public ...




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