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Marshalling error makes Macau marathon longer

A marshalling error at the start of yesterday's Macau Galaxy Entertainment International Marathon resulted in the leading athletes running an estimated three kilometres beyond the 42.2km distance.

Monday, 3 December, 2012, 3:01am

Communication is a powerful tool

Leaders who understand the power of listening and make the appropriate changes will see significant improvement in their organisations within months. That is something David Marshall, president and CEO of United States company Safer Healthcare, has proved countless times in his work worldwide with more than 1,000 hospitals, whose performance he has helped boost.

30 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Proud to do it differently

Chan Marshall, better known as Cat Power, is more likely to be recognised by Hong Kong people as playing Jude Law's ex-girlfriend in Wong Kar-wai's My Blueberry Nights. But the American singer-songwriter plays more than a cameo role in the music scene.

24 Feb 2008 - 12:00am

No quick fix for security: BA chief

Enhanced safety here to stay but technology may ease hassles

If there is one gripe that air travellers share, it is the high-level of security measures at airports since the September 11 terror attacks.

27 Mar 2004 - 12:00am

How they compare

Pascal Champvert, president of ADEHPA, has called for a 'Marshall Plan' to modernise a system of care for the elderly that the organisation of homes for the aged describes as lagging 15 to 20 years behind those of other European countries.

1 Sep 2003 - 12:00am

It's in the Stars for Marshall

JOHNNY Marshall (above) looks to have a fine chance of ending one of the unluckiest sequences of seconds seen in local racing when he climbs aboard the Bruce Hutchison-trained Hankow Star in the last at Happy Valley tonight.

20 Jan 1993 - 12:00am