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  1. In-depth research supports need to conserve forest

    Posted Aug 21st 2006, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai The rezoning request for the Tai Po Kau forest was backed up by thorough research. To support the application, Ruy Barretto's family worked with half a dozen environmental experts. They produced a book: Tai Po Kau Headland- Conservation Study and Site of Special Scientific Interest Proposal. The 131-page book detailed the history, geography, flora and fauna, ...

  2. Condition reflects very special skills

    Posted Oct 28th 2006, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... work with or care for children with various special needs, not to mention sufferers themselves when they approach a similar stage of awakening that he experienced. His visit here is a timely reminder that those with special needs are no different from other people in the special talents they may possess. Mr Chen is a creative writer, a wizard with a computer and has huge ideas ...

  3. New warning against special interests

    Posted Oct 11th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kristine Kwok Academic adds voice to chorus urging vigilance against self-seeking groups The rise of 'special interest groups' has come under fire again, with a leading official magazine saying they hindered the mainland's economic growth and jeopardised social and public interests. In another of several articles in the past week criticising special interest groups, ...

  4. 'Special interest groups' under fire

    Posted Oct 05th 2006, 12:00am by Ting Shi

    ... of 'special interest groups' that, with government departments or officials acting as their agents, seek personal gain at the expense of public interest and social harmony, Xinhua reported ... businessmen to enrich associates and family members. Fighting official corruption and preventing officials from acting as the agents of special interest groups is expected to be one of the key points ...

  5. Scientific truth and the art of lying

    Posted Jan 28th 2006, 12:00am by Jean Nicol

    ... the truth and tell lies by omission. Just getting along with people involves both. At a deeper level, human memory, driven by emotional self-interest, goes to incredible lengths to provide evidence ... and a heavy dose of ambition, and it's not so difficult to understand Dr Hwang's and Frey's behaviour. However, the former is set in the mighty scientific edifice of learning designed ...

  6. KCRC site draws interest from 13 firms

    Posted Oct 07th 2006, 12:00am by Yvonne Liu

    ... submitted expressions of interest for a 2.37 hectare residential site offered by the Kowloon-Canton Railway Corp above its Tsuen Wan West Station. Developers have been eager to buy land from ... Expressing interest in the site were Cheung Kong (Holdings), Henderson Land Development, Sun Hung Kai Properties, Hang Lung Group, Kerry Properties, New World Development, Sino Land and Wheelock ...

  7. Lessons drawn from real life engage trainees

    Posted Feb 18th 2006, 12:00am by Rosheen Rodwell

    ... of Business Administration [programme]. 'There is going to be a lot of brainstorming, a lot of good ideas and analysis, so a manager from the company may very well be interested in sitting ...

  8. ESC Sequences

    Posted Apr 04th 2006, 12:00am by Danyll Wills

    ... Wales, the man behind Wikipedia. Some may find her mannerisms somewhat irritating, but considering how much talk there is about the Wiki, this is an interesting interview. ...

  9. Grand plan for Tamar

    Posted Jun 15th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the government's headquarters to the Central harbourfront HOT ISSUES: Toxic soil Legislators will demand that the government release a full report on its testing of soil samples taken at the Tamar site ... whether to hold a special meeting on the issue before the government's $5.1 billion funding request for its planned Tamar headquarters goes to the Legislative Council's finance committee ...

  10. Summer spa specials help repair and moisturise skin

    Posted Aug 04th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... For anyone hitting the beach, going on holiday or just in need of a skin or body fix, check out the summer specials at spas around town. Pure Spa recommends the Japanese Silk Booster Facial (HK$1,000) with oxygen serum which, it claims, is the ultimate in scientific skin therapy. The facial combines natural Japanese silk protein, or sulphur compresses, with pure plant ...




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