Slovakia's attractions may be unpronounceable, but there are enough of them to give the nation's more tourist-oriented neighbour a run for its money. Words and pictures by Tim Pile.Thursday, 30 August, 2012, 6:56pm
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The secretary for education, Eddie Ng Hak-kim, has emerged as the new government's most unpopular minister, with almost half of those questioned in a new poll saying they had no confidence in him after little more than a month in office.15 Aug 2012 - 3:47am
A man was jailed for life yesterday at the end of his retrial for the killing of a 25-year-old father with an umbrella stand in a gang attack four years ago at a McDonald's restaurant in Tin Shui Wai.
A Court of First Instance jury found Ng Pak-lun, 22, guilty by a 5-2 verdict of murdering Poon Ka-yan on October 5, 2008, in a brutal beating that involved eight other men.15 Aug 2012 - 11:15pm
Wah Nam changes name to Brockman Mining
Wah Nam International, formerly a limousine rental services firm and copper miner, is changing its name due to a shift in core business. The new name, Brockman Mining, reflects its key business of iron ore mining projects in western Australia following the completion of a takeover offer of Brockman Resources in June. Lulu Chen15 Aug 2012 - 10:58pm
It will be double the fun for Hong Kong and mainland fashionistas this year, as they can add two well-known fashion brands to their list of shopping destinations in the city.
All-American casual wear label Abercrombie & Fitch is set to open its local flagship store on August 11 in Central's historic Pedder Building - with some sexy sweeteners for customers.30 Jul 2012 - 12:00am