Issue: November 08, 2010   (Archive)
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Railways study to look at more operators
Whether Hong Kong needs more rail operators is to be studied, the transport secretary said yesterday - a day after unveiling a HK$110 billion program to build seven rail link projects.

Tougher controls on cooking oil pledged
The public will be consulted on new laws to ban restaurants and food outlets from using substandard or recycled cooking oil.

Chan's wife denies libel intent in cheating claims
The wife of Secretary for Development Paul Chan Mo-po told the Court of First Instance yesterday she had no intention of libeling the Lu family.

Security warning as online breaches treble
Online security breaches have tripled in the first half of this year, experts warned.

Mukden Incident marked by protests
Dozens of protesters from several groups descended on the Japanese consulate in Central to mark the 83rd anniversary of the Mukden Incident.

Maid loses right of abode appeal for son
The top court has dismissed an appeal from a Filipino domestic helper who was seeking to obtain the right of abode for her Hong Kong-born son.

Hui tells court of dilemma after accepting top job
Former chief secretary Rafael Hui Si-yan revealed for the first time what went through his mind as he accepted an offer by Donald Tsang Yam-kuen to take the job.

Verbal sparring as varsity chief hits back on boycott
Chinese University vice chancellor Joseph Sung Jao-yiu said yesterday no student should quit their studies for the sake of universal suffrage a pointed criticism of a former CUHK head.

New rules on way after used oil fiasco
All used cooking oil from restaurants and food factories must be handed over to collectors or recyclers under proposed regulations to prevent another gutter oil scandal, authorities said last night.

Pair not telling who drove in fatal crash
Police were yesterday still trying to determine who was driving a seven-seater vehicle that collided with a taxi, killing the cabbie.

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