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When it was established, the Green Council was charged with a mission that many thought was mission impossible: assist Hong Kong to become a world-class green city.

Friday, 10 December, 2010, 12:00am

Violence a reaction to conversion tactics

I refer to the Newsweek article by Tony Clifton, which appeared in the South China Morning Post, on January 13, headlined, 'India's burning shame'.

In the article Mr Clifton wrongly portrayed Christians in India as victims.

He spoke of attacks against Christians, which definitely deserve to be condemned, but made no mention of the many attacks on Hindus.

29 Jan 1999 - 12:00am

On a mission

South Korea says it believes North Korea will push to open a mission after the handover.

27 Jun 1997 - 12:00am

Noisy fans par for the course

LIKE Zhang Lianwei and Cheng Jun, mainland Chinese galleries still have much to learn about top-level golf.

Several thousand spectators turned up at Mission Hills yesterday to witness the most historic golfing occasion the People's Republic of China has ever seen.

10 Nov 1995 - 12:00am

Chiba team on mission

THE Japanese port of Chiba will send a sales mission to Hong Kong, Singapore and Taiwan between January 15-21 in an effort to open more liner container routes.

Expected growth in trade between Japan and other Asian ports prompted the mission.

6 Jan 1995 - 12:00am

Finding facts in Mexico

A 20-MEMBER fact-finding mission leaves for Mexico next week, following the signing of the North American Free Trade Agreement between the US, Canada and Mexico.

The mission, jointly organised by the Hongkong General Chamber of Commerce and the Trade Development Council, will target the toy, garments and textiles, and watch industries.

19 Jan 1993 - 12:00am