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  1. Government does U-turn on landfill plan

    Posted Oct 07th 2010, 12:00am by Gary Cheung

    ... Cheung Chi-fai and Gary Cheung The government last night did an abrupt U-turn on the extension of the Tseung Kwan O landfill. Instead of the extension into country park land starting next month it will start in January 2012. The move is an attempt to buy ...

  2. Legal moves cast doubt on political reform plan

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

    ... to go professional, how could they properly carry out these duties as set down in our constitution?' 'How many organised activities could you organise per month, with the busy ...

  3. Close partners look east to develop trade

    Posted Feb 26th 2010, 12:00am by Edward Peters

    ... in recent years, and the mainland is now a more significant trading partner than the United States. While China can offer Luxembourg opportunities in the eco-technology, automotive, finance ...

  4. Passion for law and family

    Posted Sep 18th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... was thrilled by her privileged access to early American monuments. 'I was like, 'this is where [third United States president] Thomas Jefferson sat', and I could touch it,' says Van Dale, a partner at law firm Baker & McKenzie. To gain knowledge and help her work as a tour guide, she read up on the US constitution and declaration of independence, which sparked her ...

  5. Fashion firm I.T more than doubles earnings

    Posted Jun 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... constitutes 24.2 per cent of the earnings, compared with Hong Kong's: 72.2% ...

  6. On top of the world

    Posted Aug 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... conquered a major mountain peak rather than hiked one of Taiwan's most popular weekend trails. Now to get down. A rock fall equal to the one that constituted the shortcut up leads down ...

  7. State leader mounts new assault on 'referendum'

    Posted Jan 20th 2010, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung, Gary Cheung

    ... elections. Another CPPCC delegate, Professor Lau Siu-kai, head of the Central Policy Unit, said Li urged members to support the Hong Kong government in promoting constitutional reform and other ... Fanny W. Y. Fung in Zhuhai, Gary Cheung and Ambrose Leung A state leader accused pan-democrats yesterday of showing disrespect for the Basic Law and the decision on a date for universal ...

  8. Appeal court quashes African country's state immunity claim

    Posted Feb 11th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the entry fees did not constitute a conventional commercial transaction. He found it was a joint venture between two sovereign states and so the DRC should enjoy immunity from execution ... the principle of absolute immunity applied in China- although it was a signatory to the 2004 United Nations Convention on Jurisdictional Immunities of States and Their Property, which acknowledged ...

  9. A state of total dependence

    Posted Dec 12th 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Salmon

    ... northeastern flank against Japan, and more recently, the United States. Chinese troops fought in Korea in the 16th and 19th centuries, and older South Koreans remember it was Chinese intervention ... was on display on Thursday, when Kim Jong-il hosted talks with State Councillor Dai Bingguo , at which they reportedly reached a 'consensus' on the increasingly fragile Korean peninsula. ...

  10. Public Eye

    Posted Jan 06th 2010, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... a wimp for giving the Nigerian his day in court instead of sending him to a torture chamber. Among the right-wing Republicans demanding that he be stripped of his constitutional rights are former ...




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