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Jin-Soo Kwon

Weeks of agony for wife who could only wait and hope

When Jiang Tianyong 'disappeared' in February, his wife, Jin Bianling, thought he might return in a day or two like he had previously.

Wednesday, 14 September, 2011, 12:00am

My Favourite Wife

by Tony Parsons, HarperCollins, HK$150

2 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

A Free Life

A Free Life

by Ha Jin

Pantheon, HK$205

2 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Finance chief replaced amid sex scandal

Finance Minister Jin Renqing has been replaced abruptly after a sex scandal snowballed to implicate several senior mainland officials, sources said.

Mr Jin had been shifted to a government think-tank and would be replaced by Xie Xuren, director of the State Administration of Taxation, Reuters reported, citing an announcement by the Communist Party's Organisation Department.

29 Aug 2007 - 12:00am

544 days to go

A well-worn cliche in the run-up to the games is how the 2008 Olympics will act as a huge window through which the world will have a good look at China.

11 Feb 2007 - 12:00am

The importance of finding yourself

This terrific graphic novel is not a book you just put on your bookshelf to gather dust once you have finished reading it. You leave it somewhere close by, so that you can dip back in at any time, and relive bits of the pleasure it gave you the first time round.

17 Dec 2006 - 12:00am

Fated families

Digging to America

by Anne Tyler

Chatto & Windus, $195

2 Jul 2006 - 12:00am

Shining moments

An engaging Korean love drama, A Moment to Remember is a charming film that reminds us to treasure every sweet moment of life.

Korean star Sohn Ye-jin plays the merry Su-jin, the daughter of a president of a construction company. She meets and falls for Chul-soo (Jung Woo-sung), a carpenter at the company.

5 Jun 2005 - 12:00am

Mc jin has the edge

MC Jin is no stranger to the Hong Kong clubbing scene. When he's here, he has the hip-hoppers raising their arms to the ceiling, cheering at each dirty word he throws out to the crowd.

8 Nov 2004 - 12:00am

Launch pads to a better career

Three young people explain how work training schemes gave them the skills and focus to find rewarding jobs

BRIAN HO, now a customer service manager at New World Telecom, took part in Project Yi Jin, offered by Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He majored in computing and information technology.

7 Aug 2004 - 12:00am