Issue: November 08, 2010   (Archive)
Friday, October 31, 2014   




Fears for sales as LKF rallies night creatures
Restaurants, bars and clubs in Lan Kwai Fong are feeling the pinch from the Occupy Central protests, but they remain optimistic about revelers attending Halloween events tonight.

Occupy raises stakes in private sector wages
Staff at private companies may get a pay rise of 4.5 percent next year, slightly higher than this year's 4.3 percent, a survey found.

Pay hike tipped for senior staff
Some 3,400 senior civil servants are in line to receive an extra 3 percent in their salaries to bring them on par with the private sector.

Feathers flew in court fight
Hardy Kam was forced out of the Yung Kee restaurant after a long legal battle between his father Kinsen Kam and his uncle Ronald Kam.

Upstart goose eatery flies high
Kam's Roast Goose in Wan Chai - which opened four months ago in opposition to the famous Yung Kee as a result of a family feud - has been recognized by the prestigious 2015 Michelin Guide for Hong Kong and Macau.

Liberal Party 'still has Beijing's trust'
James Tien's removal from the CPPCC does not mean the Liberal Party is being marginalized, insists chairwoman Selina Chow Liang Shuk-yee.

No regrets says defiant Tien
"Bad boy" James Tien Pei-chun resigned as Liberal Party leader hours after he was kicked out of China's top political advisory body for urging Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying to consider resigning.

Teen held after bomb drama
A 15-year-old boy was still being detained last night after he threatened to set off a powerful homemade bomb at Aberdeen police station.

Foreign fix prescribed for doctor shortages
Overseas doctors should be allowed a shorter internship period so long as they work for three years at public hospitals to ease the manpower shortage, the Hong Kong Medical Association proposes.

Long run for Occupy will hurt, warns Yam
A prolonged Occupy Central will hit the city's economic development and future, the former Hong Kong Monetary Authority chief warns.



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