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  1. Public hospitals may act on mainland mothers

    Posted Apr 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with the situation said that of the 11,000 mainland mothers who gave birth at public hospitals last year, more than 7,000 did not have a Hong Kong husband. 'Public hospitals will definitely cut ... was more than: 7,000 ...

  2. Tycoon urges calm over crisis

    Posted Oct 28th 2008, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... bottom out. Mr Cheng, chairman of New World Development, said the mainland economy's continued growth would help Hong Kong ride out the crisis. 'I think [we] don't need to worry too much,' he said. 'Hong Kong is lucky to have China because China's economy, according to Premier Wen [Jiabao], will grow by a few per cent. The financial [crisis ...

  3. Food imports from Japan safe, say officials

    Posted Mar 21st 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... concerns over food safety. A union official warned the jobs of as many as 7,000 employees working in about 600 Japanese restaurants in the city could be threatened. Undersecretary for food ... 7,000 workers working in Japanese restaurants here, 30 per cent are cooks. Yuen called on the government to help. 'The government should open more retraining courses to retrain the Japanese ...

  4. The shanty towns of Hong Kong

    Posted May 22nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... the globe. However, of the city's roughly 7,000 asylum seekers, torture claimants and refugees, at most 1,000 live in Kowloon or Hong Kong Island. According to Cosmo Beatson, co-ordinator of NGO ... years, waiting for his request for refugee status to be processed. He heard about the Ping Che hamlet from his family back home, who put him in touch with another Bangladeshi in Hong Kong. When ...

  5. British schools and universities on show

    Posted Feb 07th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip The Education UK Exhibition aims to draw 7,000 visitors this year, with a new section introducing how Hong Kong students can take transnational courses to get a British qualification in Hong Kong. A total of 79 education institutions from the United Kingdom will participate in the fair to be held next weekend, according to the British Council. Exhibitors will range ...

  6. Hong Kong must speak out against Nansha refinery

    Posted Apr 10th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... annually by 2010, or less than half the current level. This, by my reckoning, equates to 7,000 respirable suspended particles for every breath we take. This goal should be considered scandalous ... Plans for an oil refinery and other massive polluting industries at Nansha, 80km northwest of Hong Kong, were reported in the China Daily as far back as 2002, so we cannot pretend we do ...

  7. Tales from the troops: 15 years of PLA in Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com A journalist once tried to trick People's Liberation Army troops in Hong Kong into accepting a cash bribe- but failed. This is among anecdotes related by the PLA in an article about the garrison's experiences during its 15 years in Hong Kong. Another tells how an anti-communist activist was prevented from distributing 'reactionary' ...

  8. Global crisis gives boost to cheap flats

    Posted Dec 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in this price bracket would increase this month, and were likely to increase to around 30 per cent of December's sales. Jeffrey Ng, senior executive director at the Hong Kong Property Services ... slowdown had spooked investors. But a day later the Chief Executive, Donald TsangYam-keung, denied there were plans to ease the cooling measures, and the chief executive of the Hong Kong Monetary ...

  9. Business - Economy - MONITOR TOM HOLLAND

    Re-exports disguise Hong Kong's gloomy outlook

    Posted Aug 13th 2012, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... Gosh, everyone's gone gloomy all of a sudden. On Friday the Hong Kong government announced that the city's economic output fell by 0.1 per cent in the second quarter of the year ... a great many more gloomy forecasts over the coming months, the real view for Hong Kong is actually still rather bright. tom.holland@scmp.com ...

  10. Wary investors to cut value of Hong Kong IPOs

    Posted Jan 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... May Chan may.chan@scmp.com Valuations of new listings in Hong Kong will trend downwards this year as investors became more cautious, global auditing firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) said ... , said PERs for new offerings went in lock-step with the Hang Seng Index, which shed 20 per cent last year. The auditing firm expects 100 IPOs in Hong Kong this year, including 90 main board ...




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