Issue: November 08, 2010   (Archive)
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Unions join greens in runway campaign
Green groups have found new allies in their campaign opposing the third runway, as three flight attendants unions said it could threaten their members' jobs.

More places on way for degree students
About 1,000 additional subsidized degree places will be provided in self- financed colleges to ease a shortage of specialists.

Rescue battle for dog swept away from terminal
A dog had a lucky escape from near-death, thanks to three men on a fishing trip.

Give us reform roadmap, democrats urge Beijing
Beijing should produce a "roadmap" for genuine universal suffrage if any dialogue is to be meaningful, pan-democrats say.

Hui declared no interests, says ex-planning boss
Former secretary for housing, planning and lands Michael Suen Ming-Yeung testified yesterday that Hong Kong's then No2 official Rafael Hui Si-yan made no declarations of interest in Executive Council or steering committee meetings on the West Kowloon Cultural District project.

Age makes it hard work to find job
Those in their 50s and 60s are still keen on being part of the workforce, despite current retirement standards.

Bad hair days for women as stress, years take toll
It's a nightmare, but stress, age and divorce can cause women to lose their hair.

Households in focus over working hours
A household survey is being conducted to collect more in-depth opinions on working hours.

Lawmakers assured on controls for museum project
The company to be set up by the Kowloon West Cultural District Authority to manage the M+ museum will not become an independent empire, a government official says.

Accountants bar former authority chief for 2 years
Former Hospital Authority chairman Anthony Wu Ting-yuk has been suspended for two years by the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants and fined HK$250,000 for professional misconduct.



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