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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    South China Sea issue tests relations between China and Asean

    Posted May 23rd 2013, 12:00am by SIMON TAY

    ... Simon Tay says the real test of relations between China and Asean will be whether they can solve the South China Sea issue on their own Clues about the character of the new Chinese ... to China's chagrin. Whether Asean and China can keep the issue among themselves will test the temperament of Beijing's leaders and also Asean's mettle. The US and others with stakes ...

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    Asian order put to the test

    Posted Sep 06th 2012, 12:00am by ANDREW LEUNG

    ... Andrew Leung Andrew Leung says the re-emergence of China as a world power is changing regional dynamics that have long featured a strong US presence; now, each must find a way to accommodate the other Discord in Asia For decades, the South China Sea has e ...

  3. Reasons to hope in a testing year ahead

    Posted Jan 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Three-and-a-half weeks into 2012, we are celebrating another new beginning. Hong Kong may be a modern city, but we retain a strong attachment to tradition, especially in observing customs and rituals. Like other predominantly Chinese communities, we still ...

  4. Wet, muddy course tests cross country runners

    Posted Oct 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Richard Castka Hong Kong distance runners got their first true test of cross country running yesterday when the Gigasports Hong Kong Cross Country Championship was staged over a rugged piece of reclaimed land on Lantau Island. Thanks to Typhoon Nesat, the 2.5-kilometre course was covered in puddles and mud, which got deeper and muddier with every one of the three laps. ...

  5. Testing time for troubled waters

    Posted Sep 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... They are small steps, but nonetheless significant. Papering over the cracks to move other aspects of a relationship forward are generally a tried and tested way to build trust and lay sound foundations ... The test will come next time there is another incident at sea or on one of the contested islands. Words alone are never enough in the world of diplomacy. To have real meaning, they have ...

  6. Results of HK test on bullets fired in bus hostage siege '3 weeks away'

    Posted Sep 13th 2010, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... Raissa Robles in Manila Hong Kong authorities need about three more weeks to complete tests that could determine whether 'friendly fire' killed any of the eight Hongkongers aboard a Manila tourist bus, a member of the Philippine inquiry on the tragedy said yesterday. Teresita Ang-See said shell casings and bullets had been sent to Hong Kong for DNA testing, together ...

  7. Shining a light on HK's growing testing and certification industry

    Posted Mar 15th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Joshua But The testing and certification business is targeting a number of areas to bolster the industry in coming years, with testing on food, Chinese medicine, jewellery and green products tipped to be among the frontrunners. The Council for Testing and Certification is set to make a list of recommendations on a three-year development plan for the industry by the end ...

  8. 70pc of elderly back means tests to cut home waiting time

    Posted Jan 14th 2010, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong Nearly seven out of every 10 people living in homes for the elderly agree with a suggestion that a means test be introduced in an attempt to shorten the waiting time for places in government-subsidised homes, a survey has found. But the elderly people stressed that the means test, which has been suggested by the Elderly Commission, should only assess their own assets, instead of those ...

  9. HK stay unbeaten, but real test still to come

    Posted May 04th 2008, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay Hong Kong remained unbeaten in the HSBC Asian Five Nations, winning their second game on the trot, 23-17 over Kazakhstan yesterday. Only one other team in the competition have a clean sheet - Japan. But there does not seem to be any compariso ...

  10. Hong Kong demand right to double check age-test X-rays

    Posted Dec 09th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay A bone specialist from the Hong Kong University will be called in to check the accuracy of the Asian Cricket Council age tests - bone X-rays - which disqualified Hong Kong ... which had found that three players in the 14-strong squad were over the age of 15. 'We have requested the ACC to send the X-ray sheets to us as we believe the accuracy of the tests ...




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