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  1. Man jailed for 4 years over father's death

    Posted Oct 06th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man A man who killed his father accidentally after he pushed him, causing him to injure his head, was jailed for four years yesterday. Leung Ka-kit, 28, had pleaded guilty to manslaughter for the death of Leung Siu, 65, on August 15 last year at their Tuen Mun home. 'No doubt this is a tragedy. Your father has lost his life and you have lost your father,' Madam ...

  2. Teen admits sex with 12-year-old girl, who later gave birth

    Posted Sep 01st 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Loretta Fong A teenager in the District Court yesterday admitted having sex with a 12-year-old girl, who later gave birth to a boy. Ku Tsz-hong, who is now 16, pleaded guilty to one count ... pregnancy from the local charity Mother's Choice. Prosecutor Dominic Ngai Chun-pong told the court that Ku got to know the girl on the internet last year, and that she told him she was 14. Ngai ...

  3. Hong Kong coach in fury over 'unfair' umpiring

    Posted May 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... round with a 4-1 victory over American Jacqueline Lee. Tie meets Italian Nicoletta Stefanova next. Hong Kong's Athens heroes, Li Ching and Ko Lai-chak also had few problems as they powered ... Unus Alladin in Shanghai 'It's ridiculous. Why penalise my player and not the other guy?' Hong Kong coach Chan Kong-wah has launched a stinging attack at the officiating ...

  4. In Brief

    Posted Jul 14th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... globally. The absence of many taxes found in other economies was cited as a key reason. Wi-fi hotspots act as travel guides More than 7,000 Wi-fi hotspots run by PCCW will now double as travel ... HK most tax-friendly economy Hong Kong has the most tax-friendly economy in the world, according to a survey by Grant Thornton International, a global accounting and consulting firm. Some ...

  5. No sign of Sevens flagging amid crisis

    Posted Mar 29th 2009, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... spirits at the Hong Kong Rugby Sevens yesterday. While there were a few names missing from the usual list of corporate-box-holders, there was little sign that the global financial crisis ... been halved. Rather than an octet, as greeted last year's finalists, this year's national anthems will be sung by a quartet. The Hong Kong Rugby Football Union had been pushing ...

  6. In Brief

    Posted Dec 23rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... over her pregnancy The Equal Opportunities Commission is suing a company for sacking a woman on the first day of work because she was pregnant. A writ filed in the District Court alleges ... year. The case was adjourned to January 14 for a plea. Leung was jailed for 12 years for raping a teenager and molesting two others and a 21-year-old woman in Mong Kok police station ...

  7. A year on, and Lehman fallout still being felt around the world

    Posted Sep 14th 2009, 12:00am by Kenneth Howe

    ... to the China Development Research Foundation, a central government think tank. Hong Kong's economy shrank a worse-than-expected 7.8 per cent year on year in the first quarter of this year ... was sentenced to 150 years in jail. In other cases, losses were the result of overzealous banks selling products unsuitable for their customers. More than 33,000 Hong Kong investors bought HK$12 billion ...

  8. Hong Kong connection

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

    ... to Shanghai or meet in Hong Kong or Taiwan; Chen couldn't travel to Saipan. He suggested they get together in Guam before the Lunar New Year to close the deal and talk future business. The friend ... this as targets of opportunity and I think, particularly these days, Iran and North Korea, but there are others.' Hong Kong authorities have been trying to stem the flow for years. On June 24, 1997, ...

  9. Deputy police chief jailed 11 years over deadly Shenzhen club fire

    Posted Jan 21st 2009, 12:00am by Fiona Tam

    ... Fiona Tam A former high-ranking Shenzhen police officer linked to a nightclub fire that killed 44 people, including five from Hong Kong, was yesterday sentenced by a Shenzhen district court to 11 years in jail for dereliction of duty and corruption. Chen Xuming, 38, who was deputy head of Longgang district's public security bureau at the time of the blaze, was ordered ...

  10. Ex-Gitic chairman jailed for 14 years

    Posted Jun 30th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and Investment Corp (Gitic), has been jailed for 14 years- the final chapter in a sorry saga which spooked investors in Hong Kong and around the world. The Guangzhou People's Intermediate Court ... of the Asian financial crisis, with debts of US$4.7 billion. Huang was arrested in September 1998 but only charged in December last year. A decade ago Huang, now 64, was one of the mainland's ...




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