CITY NEWS

Sydney aids earthquake-ravaged China

The NSW Government and City of Sydney have together pledged a total of $600,000 in aid funding to help those affected by China’s recent earthquake.… Read more

COMMENT: No incentives to drop the car and ride a scooter

BY SIOBHAN F MOYLAN Last year Clover Moore pledged to make Sydney’s streets resemble those of Rome – the spiritual home of scooters. But how … Read more

Council gathers cycleway feedback

BY MICK ROBERTS Community information forums on the draft design plans for the Bourke Street cycleway were held at Woolloomooloo, Darlinghurst and Surry Hills last … Read more

Warning over email scam

 An email scam, claiming to be from the Australian Tax Office, is currently circulating the Internet. The email offers a tax refund and asks people … Read more

Confucius says . . . Sydney’s the one

BY DHEEPTHI NAMASIVAYAM Prime Minister Rudd not just impressed the Chinese delegation last year with his fluent Mandarin during a pre-election visit to the communist … Read more

Fight to close Cross club lost

BY ROJE ADAIMY A controversial nightclub in Kings Cross will be allowed to stay open, despite attempts by the City of Sydney to shut its … Read more

Sydney still a favourite meeting place

Sydney’s position as Australia’s leading business events city has been reconfirmed in the latest International Congress and Convention Association rankings which place Sydney 22nd in … Read more

POLICE BRIEFS

With Mick Roberts A 14-year-old boy was one of 11 people arrested last Saturday night after police from the Middle Eastern Organised Crime Squad targeted … Read more

Confucius says . . . Sydney’s the one

BY DHEEPTHI NAMASIVAYAM Prime Minister Rudd not just impressed the Chinese delegation last year with his fluent Mandarin during a pre-election visit to the communist … Read more

Warning over email scam

 An email scam, claiming to be from the Australian Tax Office, is currently circulating the Internet. The email offers a tax refund and asks people … Read more