Who said it?

There are serious issues here, and they are being hidden by the slimy rhetoric coming out of the US ambassador to Australia

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, speaking from the Ecuadorean embassy in London

Saturday, 23 June, 2012, 12:00am

Vanquish the blues with hard work and optimism

After graduation, Veronica Lee Wing-men (left) joined Ernst & Young as a staff accountant in the audit department. Through the firm's rotation programme, Lee had a chance to move to the tax department, where she excelled and was promoted to manager of tax and business advisory services. She talks to Wong Yat-hei

What's your academic background?

3 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Who said it?

It is complete nonsense to suggest babies who are fed with infant formula will become more intelligent and healthier in future

Paediatrician Alfred Tam Yat-Cheung

If they do not return our people, then for sure we will march to Lufeng

A Wukan villager, referring to demands for the return of villagers held by the police

19 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Schools 'not fitted to help disabled'

Plans for a code of practice to outlaw discrimination against disabled students could falter because many schools don't have the facilities to cope.

9 Mar 2001 - 12:00am

Sand & Bricks pile on the fun

NAN MENG YAT TIEW Disasters of War III (in Cantonese), Sand & Bricks Studio Theatre, Cultural Centre A colleague who came along to the Cultural Centre whispered to me halfway through the 90-minute show: 'I'm glad you are reviewing this one.' Indeed, Nan Meng Yat Tiew (or Disaster of War III ) by Sand & Bricks verges on the abstract and, at times, the absurd.

12 Oct 1997 - 12:00am

Dragonfield denies anonymous claims

Leather garment maker and trader Dragonfield Holdings has finally decided to launch its $90 million share sale today following anonymous accusations against its largest shareholder.

The initial public offering has been delayed since April 22 after a letter containing allegations against Dragonfield's largest shareholder and last year's profit and loss account was received.

30 Apr 1997 - 12:00am

Baby dumped

A new-born girl was found abandoned in a bin at a women's toilet in Yuk Yat Street, Hunghom.

30 Jul 1996 - 12:00am

Owners free to sell luxury homes as lease row ends

OWNERS of luxury homes in Yau Yat Chuen, Kowloon Tong, are free to sell their homes after the Government confirmed yesterday no action would be taken against owners whose flats breach Crown lease conditions.

28 Nov 1995 - 12:00am


A WITTY, pocket-sized guide, called Instant Cantonese! has been launched by Bradshaw Publishing ($39).

The 20-page booklet features a pronunciation guide and ignores the issue of tones. To say ting-yat geen (or, see you tomorrow) you say 'ting' as in thing, 'yat' as in cat and 'geen' as is green.

28 Jun 1995 - 12:00am