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  1. Supporters of jailed activist under pressure

    Posted Nov 19th 2010, 12:00am by Priscilla Jiao

    ... Stephen Young, US consul general to Hong Kong, said that even Hong Kong lawmakers close to Beijing and deputies to the National People's Congress were calling for Zhao's release. 'I ... not be punished,' he said. Young added that although he was not aware of whether US government officials had raised the issue with Beijing, 'it is the kind of case that they might quietly pursue', ...

  2. Judge sentences paedophile to 11 years in jail

    Posted Nov 13th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Peter Brieger A man who molested young boys he met through online video games was handed an 11-year prison sentence yesterday by a judge who warned that he was an extremely serious threat to young children. Deputy High Court Judge Mr Justice Stephen Geiser rejected a plea for leniency from Chow Yuen-fai's lawyer. The only mitigation was his guilty plea, which meant his six ...

  3. Hong Kong connection

    Posted Feb 27th 2011, 12:00am by Irene Jay Liu

    ... Consul General to Hong Kong Stephen Young said last summer. 'Whether it's shipping or aircraft or land, things pass through here at a bewildering pace. 'We share with our ... with the Chemical Weapons Convention. There have not been any prosecutions under this law either. After the UN passed its latest round of sanctions in June, Young expressed confidence in Hong Kong's ...

  4. Shanghai Land receiver considers $1b as Chau payback

    Posted Jan 01st 2005, 12:00am by Annette Chiu

    ... Annette Chiu Shanghai Land Holdings receiver Stephen Liu Yiu-keung says he may try to recoup $1 billion from disgraced chairman Chau Ching-ngai, who was jailed in the mainland for manipulating stock prices and falsifying registered capital. Mr Liu, who is also managing director of accounting firm Ernst & Young, urged Chau to return to Hong Kong after his imprisonment ...

  5. Child molester first to face new sentencing rules

    Posted Aug 21st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Peter Brieger A 28-year-old man who molested and took graphic photos of young boys will be one of the first people sentenced under tough new child pornography guidelines unveiled ... to apologise publicly to the various boys... and indeed to their parents and families,' defence counsel James McGowan told Deputy High Court Judge Stephen Geiser. Meanwhile, Chow sat ...

  6. Phone taps snare top cop

    Posted Jun 08th 2008, 12:00am by Billy Adams

    ... laid in 1982 against the young agent when he was employed by the now-defunct Federal Narcotics Bureau. Standen and his partner, Stephen Innsley, allegedly failed to report the seizure of 18 ...

  7. Welfare group under fire over development

    Posted Jul 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... have tried our best to reach out to residents by going to the district board. I don't understand why there are so many complaints.' Stephen Ng Kam-chun, chairman of the Development, ... it is not recommended for schools to allow young students to take a lift,' said Mr Lam, who is involved in the lift business. Both Mr Chan and Mr Lam live in Merry Garden, which is less than 20 metres from ...

  8. Liquidators suing Akai auditors for negligence

    Posted Sep 05th 2009, 12:00am by Naomi Rovnick

    ... biggest corporate collapse will blow open again. Akai's liquidator, Borrelli Walsh, will sue the failed firm's former auditor, Ernst & Young Hong Kong, for up to US$1 billion ... on the details their clients present to them. Other professional services firms have fought off negligence claims in this way. In July, British accountant Moore Stephens successfully defended ...

  9. China reaches for the moon- and gets it

    Posted Mar 04th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Stephen Chen From the depths of the ocean to orbiting the moon, China's army of scientists and engineers made great strides forwards last year. And, well, backwards, too. China ... mainland parents made their children prepare for IQ tests in the misguided belief that it would turn them into Einsteins; young women swallowed bottles of pills in a useless attempt to make ...

  10. Letters

    Posted Oct 04th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... quality time with their families. Often they just go home to sleep. How can young couples in such circumstances even think about starting a family? And if they have children, they won't ... and his cause are not forgotten. It will honour a patriot who has risked his life and liberty for the good of his country. Tony Hung, Ma On Shan Three cheers for irreverence I support Stephen ...




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