Qantas dumps BA as it signs 10-year flight-sharing deal with Emirates

The co-operation with Emirates comes after Qantas lost A$450 million in the year to June. Photo: Reuters

Qantas Airways will work with Emirates on European routes as it quits a 17-year partnership with British Airways in a bi

Friday, 7 September, 2012, 3:09am

Activist's scuffle brings battle of the videos

Activist Chu Hoi-dick has criticised police for doing nothing while he scuffled with a security guard at a Yuen Long village, which is being razed to make way for the HK$66.9 billion high-speed railway to Guangzhou.

22 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Doleuze confident Sacred Kingdom is nearing his peak

Olivier Doleuze was supreme in the race of the season 12 months ago as the jockey of Good Ba Ba and is growing in confidence he can do it again in Sunday's Group One Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup, this time as the pilot of Sacred Kingdom.

13 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Good Ba Ba gives Kingdom camp food for thought

Good Ba Ba looked every inch a champion at Sha Tin yesterday in a superb barrier trial that should send shivers through the Sacred Kingdom camp.

Good Ba Ba and Sacred Kingdom will clash in the HK$4.5 million Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup on Derby day (a week on Sunday) in what is being billed as the race of the season.

5 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Nothing can stop Good Ba Ba's path to Cup glory

Good Ba Ba has already conquered the best visitors in the Hong Kong Mile but he should put the seal on himself as the best miler here with a Group One Citi Stewards' Cup (1,600m) at Sha Tin today and puncture Viva Pataca's triple crown aspirations.

20 Jan 2008 - 12:00am

Good to go - Ba Ba can take Tokyo by storm

Fresh is best for exciting miler Good Ba Ba, who can gain a belated decision over his high-class teammates in Tokyo this afternoon and land a third Group One Yasuda Kinen for Hong Kong.

3 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

Good Ba Ba is the one to beat again

Alex Wong Yu-on-trained Good Ba Ba can put the Champion Griffin award to bed for the season with a win in the HSBC Premier Juvenile Sprint Trophy over 1,200 metres today at Sha Tin.

Good Ba Ba was one of five nominations on Friday for the Champion Griffin and victory in this race will settle the title as three of his four nominated rivals will run today too.

12 Jun 2005 - 12:00am