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  1. Proof that PM is a man of the people

    Posted Aug 13th 2004, 12:00am by Michael Dwyer

    ... founding father Lee Kuan Yew- as a leader very much in touch with ordinary people. A lengthy profile of the incoming prime minister published yesterday in the pro-government Straits Times newspaper ...

  2. Big spenders help cities put on glitz

    Posted Aug 13th 2004, 12:00am by Bill Savadove

    ... Bill Savadove in Shanghai Life's good for Shanghai drivers, Beijing fashionistas and Guangzhou food lovers Guangzhou people spend the most on food. Shanghai people spend the most on new cars and apartments. And Beijing is the fashion capital of the mainland, at least according to a new survey. The survey released yesterday by the Shanghai Statistical Bureau on consumption ...

  3. Unions condemn 71 PCCW sackings

    Posted Aug 13th 2004, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... received their notices yesterday morning. The move was condemned by a union leader as 'ridiculous and irresponsible' at a time when the economy was improving. A dozen angry staff ...

  4. Asian nations now question their role

    Posted Mar 20th 2004, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... the bulk, 3,600, which would have made its contingent the third biggest in Iraq after the US and Britain. But Seoul yesterday backed out of plans to allow its troops to serve in northern Iraq. ... Bosworth, said yesterday during a visit to Hong Kong. 'By and large, the countries are sending troops to Iraq as a gesture of support for the US, their major ally,' Mr Bosworth, the dean ...

  5. HHI debut hits speed bump

    Posted Aug 07th 2003, 12:00am by Denise Tsang, Enoch Yiu

    ... in their debut yesterday, with analysts citing weak market conditions and a high offer price as reasons for the company's 6.1 per cent decline. HHI - the toll-road unit of Hopewell Holdings, the property flagship of Sir Gordon Wu Ying-sheung - closed at $3.925 yesterday, down 25.5 cents from an offer price of $4.18. The issue traded between $3.825 and $4.225, with 104.66 million shares ...

  6. Australian experts quick to join the hunt for clues

    Posted Aug 07th 2003, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... Eight Australian police investigators arrived in Jakarta yesterday to help track down the perpetrators of the hotel blast. The team, which flew from Canberra, included forensic experts, crime-scene examiners and bomb-data analysts. They were later joined by a civilian forensic pathologist and a mortuary manager from Perth in Western Australia. The speed with which the experts were ...

  7. Qualification beckons for duo

    Posted Sep 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... today should hold her good for the future,'' said Hunt yesterday. The Olympics will limit the fields to 50 athletes. And Lee and Murray's goal is to be inside the top 50 by the cut-off date next May. After watching his performance yesterday, Hunt was confident Lee could become the first Hong Kong triathlete at an Olympics. 'Daniel has matured a lot in the past few ...

  8. 'Golden week' flights set to soar

    Posted Sep 22nd 2003, 12:00am by Jimmy Cheung

    ... yesterday said eight airlines had requested an additional 88 scheduled and charter flights between today and October 7. Of the additional flights, 65 per cent will operate to and from mainland ... at Chek Lap Kok has reached 545 on average, more than 90 per cent of the pre-Sars level. Secretary for Security Ambrose Lee Siu-kwong, who returned from a duty visit to the mainland yesterday ...

  9. US airlines claim progress on open rights discussions

    Posted Jun 12th 2004, 12:00am by Annette Chiu, Russell Barling

    ... Russell Barling and Annette Chiu United States aviation officials yesterday continued to press their case for greater access to mainland passenger and cargo markets as the two sides ... the big pieces fall in place. We were definitely closer to a deal [yesterday] than we were [Thursday].' The China international express market, valued at about US$1.2 billion last year, ...

  10. Car number plates snapped up despite fears over new scheme

    Posted Apr 18th 2004, 12:00am by Felix Chan

    ... Felix Chan Hong Kong's first vehicle registration auction since the budget day announcement that a new personalised number plate scheme would be introduced at the end of the year was held yesterday- and interest remained bullish despite fears that the new scheme might dampen enthusiasm. Some 240 number plates were put up for the latest auction at the Hong Kong Convention ...




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