• Sat
  • Apr 19, 2014
  • Updated: 3:17pm

Peng

Peng Di, veteran foreign correspondent

Veteran Xinhua journalist Peng Di, the first China correspondent to open a bureau in Washington after the United States established diplomatic ties with Beijing in 1979, died on Sunday, his family said. He was 91.

Friday, 6 July, 2012, 12:00am

Peng Di, veteran foreign correspondent

Veteran Xinhua journalist Peng Di, the first China correspondent to open a bureau in Washington after the United States established diplomatic ties with Beijing in 1979, died on Sunday, his family said. He was 91.

6 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Agojo holds off challenge from Peng to claim HK amateur title

Jayvie Agojo of the Philippines claimed her first Helene et Henri Hong Kong Ladies Open Amateur Championship at Fanling yesterday. Agojo, who qualified for this year's US Women's Amateur Open, fired a one-under-par round of 71 over the Old Course for a three-day total of 215 and a three-shot win.

23 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Quotes of the week

He's become the poster boy for the fight against corruption

Lawyer David Matas, who says Chinese officials are using Lai Changxing to deflect attention from their own crimes

Your wife has a very good left hook

British MP Tom Watson, after Rupert Murdoch's wife Wendi Deng slapped a protester who rushed at her husband

24 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Big benefits to 'disappear'

Imagine no e-mail, no mobile phone. Imagine being able to turn off all your communication devices and 'disappear' during the weekend.

The so-called 'disappear' act does not mean one becomes invisible and makes it difficult to be found. It is where one jumps out of his familiar environment, gets away from electronic gadgets and does something good for themselves.

21 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Doubles win a Games fillip for HK

Hong Kong's Tang Peng and Jiang Tianyi received a boost ahead of the Asian Games, winning the men's doubles title at the Austrian Open on Sunday. They beat Jeong Sang-eun and Ryu Seung-min of South Korea 11-3, 9-11, 11-9, 11-7, 11-9 in their first Pro Tour final since arriving in Hong Kong in 2005.

26 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Official's wife made 17 shopping trips to HK

Prosecutors in Chongqing have exposed the wife of the municipality's disgraced former deputy police chief for spending heavily on luxury items and taking overseas trips roughly every two months during the past six years.

In fact, Liu Guanying - wife of Peng Changjian, the second-highest official involved in the 'anti-triad tornado' - especially liked shopping in Hong Kong.

17 Mar 2010 - 12:00am

Pages