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  1. Red tape delaying makeover of police base

    Posted Feb 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the city's past and parts of it continued to be used until the last decade. The Jockey Club announced plans to fund the project last year, and architecture firm Herzog & de Meuron, which worked ... should be completed by 2014. Elliott was in town as a judge of the Sovereign Asian Art Prize awards, which were presented at the Four Seasons Hotel in Central last week. He is a former director ...

  2. Sovereign Asian Art Exhibition

    Posted Sep 06th 2007, 12:00am by Janice Leung

    ... throughout the Asia-Pacific. And with two weeks to go before the winner of the US$25,000 Sovereign Asian Art Prize is announced, the entries of the 30 finalists have gone on show. Foundation director ... The annual prize, now in its fourth year, was established to raise funds to aid artistic projects in the region. Daily, 10am-8pm, Atrium, G/F the Landmark, Central. Inquiries: 2542 1177 ...

  3. Letters

    Posted Apr 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... funding arrangements. Suspending bookings of obstetrics services for mainland women is just a short-term measure. Long-term policies should aim to solve the manpower shortage problem. Wendy Chan ... a responsibility to point out social injustices and to highlight errors which are being made by the government. I think action should be taken to narrow the wealth gap and deal with rising land prices. ...

  4. Around town

    Posted Feb 24th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mun, free. Inquiries: 3101 2739 Sovereign Art Foundation Works by the 30 finalists shortlisted for the foundation's seventh annual Asian art prize. Today-tomorrow, 10am-8pm, Sat, 10am-3pm, Rotunda, Exchange Square, 8 Connaught Place, Central. Dinner and fund-raising auction of 29 finalists' works, Mar 16, 7pm, Four Seasons Hotel, 8 Finance St, Central, HK$2,500. Inquiries: 2542 ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Oct 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... has occurred. There are many people who would welcome the opportunity to use their own funds to fix them if given the chance. Some of us have already fixed up properties that we own in this area. Public funds would be better used to renew areas where there are no alternatives available. Mr Hui also suggests using Western Market as the standard for renovating the area, as he sees ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Mar 11th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... families that are in crisis. Tina Lam Hiu-man, Kwun Tong Privacy a right for all of us We envy celebrities because of the fame and wealth they enjoy. But that fame can come at a high cost. ... rebates we have seen bestowed upon the middle classes and wonder why there are scant funds to transform Hong Kong's public education into something world class? Hong Kong is unique ...

  7. The Planner

    Posted Sep 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and discontentment through hip hop dancing. Proceeds go to the SKH Holy Spirit Church building fund. Today-Sept 6, 7.45pm, also tomorrow, 2.45pm, Tsuen Wan Town Hall, 72 Tai Ho Rd, Tsuen Wan, HK$80-HK$200 ... Setyono leads a philosophy cafe discussion on how we can make better decisions on health, wealth and happiness. In English and/or Cantonese (depending on who attends). Today, 7.30pm, Just Vogue ...

  8. Events diary

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

    ... and the University of Hong Kong jointly present a seminar on 'Healthcare funding reform'. Island Shangri-La. Canadian Chamber of Commerce hosts 'Corporate social responsibility bilingual ... Institute of Financial Planners of Hong Kong conference: 'Wealth management industry in Hong Kong: Opportunities and challenges and way forward'. Conrad Hotel. ...

  9. Save shareholders the trouble with veto of rail merger

    Posted Feb 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... grounds. The loud cries for the government to do more on issues such as bridging the wealth gap suggest that we are not afraid to assign it significant economic roles where they are clearly needed. ... for believing the sales pitch for guaranteed return funds. It may console him to know that buyers of any product may on occasion suffer a similar sinking feeling as an inevitable consequence of our ...

  10. Talk back

    Posted Jul 21st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Filipino helpers, what is surprising to me is finding out that the money I have been paying supposedly towards the Employees Retraining Fund is not being used for this purpose and is, in fact, ... their case, will I get my money back? And, as I am due to renew one of my helper's contracts soon, will I still be required to pay the levy towards a fund that has been frozen? Whatever ...



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