Recognising all athletes' efforts

In a letter headlined 'SAR officials snubbed brave Olympians' (South China Morning Post, March 23), Ron Tan of Anchorage, Alaska, expressed the hope that the Hong Kong Government and the Hong Kong media would not regard participants in the Special Olympics as 'second-clas

Saturday, 14 April, 2001, 12:00am

SAR officials snubbed brave Olympians

The world witnessed the great performances of the Olympians representing Hong Kong earlier this month at the 2001 Special Olympics World Winter Games held in Anchorage, Alaska.

23 Mar 2001 - 12:00am

Ships collision

ONE of the largest ships currently in port, the 42,000-tonne Stove Tradition, hit a smaller vessel in the Western Anchorage yesterday after dragging its anchor. Crew alerted the Marine Department at 2 pm after they had ''lightly touched'' the 5,010-tonne Tsang Jia.

2 Jul 1993 - 12:00am

Robbers raid cargo vessels

GOODS worth more than $500,000 were stolen from two cargo vessels in the harbour yesterday. The crew of the Panamanian-registered Tricolour Song, anchored off Western Quarantine Anchorage, alerted police just after 2 am that 15 men had been seen fleeing intwo sampans. A quantity of cotton and Chinese herb medicine had disappeared.

20 Apr 1993 - 12:00am