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  1. New APA boss denies claim he was suspended

    Posted May 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivienne Chow vivienne.chow@scmp.com The newly appointed director of the Academy of Performing Arts (APA) has denied reports that he was suspended from his current job in Australia. Adrian ... annual leave and had already returned to work at the school in Canberra. 'I was not suspended,' Walter said via e-mail, after media reports in Australia suggested that he had been ...

  2. Hospital bookings suspended for expectant mainland mothers

    Posted Oct 09th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ng Kang-chung Mainlanders hoping to give birth in Hong Kong's public hospitals in the next three months will have to change their plans, as bookings have been suspended until the end of the year. The Hospital Authority, which announced the suspension yesterday, said it would ensure that demand from local expectant mothers could be met during the busiest period of the year. However, ...

  3. La Scala developer vows to fight Macau land grab

    Posted Jun 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... consider cancelling agreements with buyers of La Scala flats and refunding deposits. The developer had suspended construction work and presales of the La Scala project pending a final decision by the Macau government. Ao, who was already serving a jail term of 28-and-a-half years following two previous convictions, was sentenced to 29 years' jail, to be served concurrently, ...

  4. Setback for Sands as Macau court suspends 10-day-old ferry service

    Posted Dec 11th 2007, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok A 10-day-old ferry service between Hong Kong and Macau will be suspended from this morning after Macau's Intermediate Court issued a prohibition order- overriding objections ... said the court decision to suspend public services was unprecedented. 'There has never a case like this in Macau's history... it's possible that more business disputes ...

  5. Shenzhen mayor officially sacked

    Posted Aug 19th 2010, 12:00am by Mimi Lau

    ... toppled. Chen received a suspended death sentence last month. More than 100 senior Guangdong officials have been questioned by the watchdog, and senior officials and police officers from cities ...

  6. Families eschew public transport for private cars

    Posted Mar 24th 2012, 12:00am

    ... a three-month-old boy was killed and his mother seriously injured by a Hongkonger who fled the scene, dragging the baby's stroller beneath his truck. The driver, Leung Koon-biu, received a suspended death sentence in the Shenzhen Intermediate People's Court. ...

  7. The forgotten prisoners

    Posted Sep 24th 2003, 12:00am by Frank Ching

    ... provides for a death sentence suspended for two years, Hong Kong criminals given suspended death sentences are never executed. But while Hong Kong inmates are treated like foreigners, ... there are more than 1,000 Hong Kong people serving prison sentences on the mainland - 600 of them in prisons in Guangdong and Fujian provinces. The Hong Kong government does not have overall figures ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Delta air quality improves, but roadside pollution worse in Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 12:00am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... The biggest improvement was in sulphur dioxide concentrations, which fell by an average of 25 per cent from 2011 levels. Respirable suspended particles- tiny specks of pollutants that can penetrate ...

  9. Graft watchdog probes 'working tour' by judges

    Posted Jun 13th 2009, 12:00am by Ivan Zhai

    ... The one-sentence online statement did not give any further details of the case, such as how long the investigation would last and how authorities would announce the results. An official report on the tour ... and Guangdong's Zhaoqing censured dozens of officials. Some of them received administrative punishment, which included being sacked or suspended. ...

  10. HK woman given life for swindling tycoon

    Posted Jan 25th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... known as Sabina Wan Soi-fan and formerly the chairwoman of New World Business Solution Corporation, was sentenced yesterday at Beijing No 1 Intermediate People's Court. The court heard Wen, ... million from the sale on her behalf of 63,090 carats of raw diamonds. She received a suspended jail term that year for perjury over a Hong Kong-issued bankruptcy order. ...




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