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Today: British Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'Do the junior markets such as London AIM have a role to play in the Asia-Pacific region?' Hong Kong Club.

British Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Dealing with difficult people'. British Consulate-General.

Tuesday, 28 June, 2011, 12:00am


Today: American Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'Reaching today's digitally savvy kids'.

American Chamber of Commerce seminar: 'New Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) public database for product safety reporting'.

Wharf T&T workshop: ''Unique skills' you need for corporate IT security' (in Cantonese). Hong Kong Productivity Council.

24 Jun 2011 - 12:00am


Today: American Chamber of Commerce breakfast: 'How to institutionalise stakeholder engagement'.

American Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'The foremost good fortune: An American family blossoms in China'.

British Chamber of Commerce lunch: 'International schooling - Relocating a family to HK'. British Consulate-General.

23 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Youth orchestra used to attract visitors

The northwestern hinterland of Qinghai used music to vie for attention at the World Expo in Shanghai yesterday, with a youth orchestra taking centre stage at its pavilion.

3 May 2010 - 12:00am

Guangdong rescuers head home

A 150-member rescue team from Guangdong was returning home because altitude sickness had hampered their ability to help, China News Service reported yesterday.

Many Guangdong rescue workers showed altitude sickness symptoms ranging from dizziness and shivering to pulmonary edema, the report said.

19 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Western Mining to buy parent's stake in Xining

Western Mining, a key lead and zinc miner on the mainland, plans to expand into iron ore mining and steelmaking by buying its parent company's entire 39.44 per cent stake in Xining Special Steel Group for 1.1 billion yuan (HK$1.25 billion).

20 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

Hebei capital found to be most at risk from earthquakes

Shijiazhuang , the capital of Hebei province , is the mainland city most vulnerable to earthquakes, according to a study reported in the Information Times.

23 Jul 2008 - 12:00am

Tibetan doctor, party chief do relay honours

The spectacular landscape of Qinghai Lake, China's biggest salt lake, provided the backdrop for yesterday's torch-relay run on the Olympic flame's second day in Qinghai province .

The weather was perfect - the blue lake merged into an azure sky - and Tibetans performed in traditional dress as children lined the route with hada, long, silky scarves.

24 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

Torch souvenirs welcomed in Qinghai

Qinghai authorities have become the first in the country to allow vendors to cash in on the Olympic torch relay by opening a street in downtown Xining for people to sell souvenirs during the flame's three-day run through the province.

24 Jun 2008 - 12:00am

Western Mining in 3b yuan Hubei push

Western Mining, a leading mainland producer of zinc, lead, copper and aluminium, plans to invest three billion yuan to explore for lead and zinc and build smelters in Hubei, capitalising on the resources of the central province.

13 Oct 2007 - 12:00am