Fisher | South China Morning Post
  • Mon
  • Jan 26, 2015
  • Updated: 10:58am


TEA for two . . . and a current pun

The old Chinese saying that good things come in pairs is certainly holding true at City University's English-language centre.

Friday, 22 May, 2009, 12:00am

A long way to go for racial equality

Too many Hongkongers still consider discrimination to be acceptable, says the Home Affairs deputy secretary

Citizens have much to learn about racial equality and the government has much more education to do on the issue, Deputy Secretary for Home Affairs Stephen Fisher said yesterday in response to a survey on public attitudes on racism.

18 May 2005 - 12:00am

Criticism over land payout proposals

THE Lands Tribunal plans to settle outstanding compensation claims over land resumption in the first days of the new Provisional Urban Renewal Authority, which begins operation next month.

Deputy Secretary for Planning and Lands Stephen Fisher said on Commercial Radio yesterday rulings on the outstanding claims would help other owners understand the compensation guidelines.

2 Jul 2000 - 12:00am

Fishermen feared dead as search proves fruitless

Six mainland fishermen were still missing feared dead after a fruitless air and sea search off Po Toi Island yesterday.

The six, aged between 21 and 42, were asleep in a cabin when their vessel, Luk Fung 28075, collided with a 25,800-tonne oil tanker, Dignity, in the East Lamma Channel, 5.5km west of the island at about 8.30pm on Sunday.

8 Dec 1998 - 12:00am

Overcome by opportunity in China

Riding a Tiger: the self-criticism of Arnold Fisher by Robert Abel, Asia 2000, $98 Arnold Fisher, a not-so-loud American of advancing girth, diminishing hair and considerable computer programming knowledge, is working in Beijing on contract to improve the efficiency of the people's factories. The year is 1987.

14 Mar 1998 - 12:00am

STAR promotes Fisher

THE STAR TV network has named William Fisher as its director of programme acquisitions and co-productions. Previously vice-president for programming, in his new position Mr Fisher will report to executive vice-president of programming Ross Plapp.

1 Dec 1993 - 12:00am

Wearing that clean image

THE main cost of washing clothes is not in the purchase of the washing machine, or the hot water or the detergent. It is, in fact, the hidden cost of wear and tear on clothes that are washed.

Whitegoods' manufacturers Fisher and Paykel learned this when researching the needs of customers.

9 Apr 1993 - 12:00am