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The Olympics

HKU student stunned as she lives the dream

Hong Kong University student Fong Yee-pui could not believe her eyes when she walked into the Olympic Stadium yesterday morning - 80,000 people already waiting for action on the first day of track and field.

Wednesday, 15 August, 2012, 10:58pm

HKU student stunned as she lives the dream

Hong Kong University student Fong Yee-pui could not believe her eyes when she walked into the Olympic Stadium yesterday morning - 80,000 people already waiting for action on the first day of track and field.

Fong may have been a sideshow to the main events, but she made it through to the first round after finishing second in her 100-metre preliminary.

15 Aug 2012 - 10:58pm

Greedy NBA may bar stars in future years

Michelle Obama was there to give the players a hug and her best wishes after NBA's multi-million-dollar superstars laid the foundations of the United States' gold-medal campaign with an easy win over France. It was all smiles and high-fives - but there seems to be a cloud on the horizon, as black as those which for the first time brought heavy rain to previously sunny London.

31 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Olympic strokes

'Harmony during development' might sound like a slogan heard during a National People's Congress meeting, but it is, in fact, the central theme of an art exhibition featuring the work of Chinese painters being staged during the London Olympics.

29 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Backing the financial winners from the Games

Are you playing the Olympics right? As the Games kick off this week, it's time to check if your portfolio is positioned in a way to make the best of the event, which is expected to affect stocks, the economy, property and currency, though experts differ on the degree.

23 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Globetrotting

London

22 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

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