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  1. Dragon-themed Tissot draws a crowd at opening of brand's flagship store

    Posted Jun 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... to model the latest watches from the T-Touch collection. Boutique owner Hilary Tsui Ho-ying unveiled the T-Touch Expert 2012 Dragon Limited Edition and shared mix-and-match tips. The sporty black watch, adorned with a bright-red dragon- which Tsui paired with a red body-hugging one-piece- was designed by German artist Andy Maluche, who said he was the right man for the job. 'I'm ...

  2. Do this outfit mean another celebrity baby for Year of the Dragon?

    Posted Jan 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... to realise that such matters are really a godsend. I'd be happy either way.' Reis would be joining a line of celebrities contributing to the baby boom in the Year of the Dragon. ...

  3. Dragon Boat Carnival

    Posted Jul 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... outdoors. The Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival in East Tsim Sha Tsui promises some fun for spectators not entirely focused on the paddlers grafting their way through Victoria Harbour. The San Miguel ... for those who like to get their lips wet but keep their feet dry. Race fans, however, should be at the Tsim Sha Tsui Promenade to watch the dragon boats speed between the waters off Hotel Nikko ...

  4. Bathtub race for the dragon boat carnival

    Posted Jul 10th 2010, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng All manner of paddle power will be showcased in Victoria Harbour in two weeks' time when the Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival takes to the water. As well as 191 local and overseas dragon boat teams, the three-day event features a bathtub race over 100 metres, a Mr and Ms Dragon Boat contest and body painting. The Hong Kong Tourism Board, which is jointly organising ...

  5. HK$6m pledged to dragon boat carnival

    Posted Apr 14th 2010, 12:00am by Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng The Tourism Board is confident it has secured about half of the HK$12.5 million needed to organise this year's Dragon Boat Carnival in July. The board is contributing ... in 2004. Held since 1976, the competition was originally organised by the board but was handed over to the Hong Kong Dragon Boat Association in 2000. In 2005, the races were relocated to the Tsim ...

  6. Bigger, better dragon boat regatta set for summer return to Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront

    Posted Dec 08th 2009, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... Paggie Leung The Tourism Board plans to expand the Hong Kong International Dragon Boat Regatta and return it to the Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront next summer in a move aimed at drawing more overseas visitors. Board executive director Anthony Lau Chun-hon said yesterday it was planning a five-day dragon boat carnival with financial support from the Home Affairs Bureau. He said ...

  7. Check out the giant dragon in TST

    Posted Oct 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... Rebecca Tsui Harbour City and the Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation (HKYAF) are working together for the first time to present a mega-scale visual art exhibition called Swooping Dragon. The event aims to boost creativity among budding young artists and promote the organisations in the city. An 24-metre giant dragon, which represents young people's hopes for the future ...

  8. 'Flying Dragon' logo has failed to take off

    Posted Oct 08th 2008, 12:00am by Peter So

    ... Peter So Seven years and HK$9 million later, Hong Kong's 'Flying Dragon' struggles to gain recognition among tourists as the symbol of the city's brand, a snap street ... the emblem represented. An Australian tourist thought it represented Singapore, while a European visitor thought it was a logo of the Beijing Olympic Games. A British designer said the flying dragon ...

  9. Macau show mettle as dragons of boat race

    Posted Jun 25th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Martin Wong A carnival-like atmosphere surrounded the Hong Kong International Dragon Boat Race as paddlers and spectators gathered off the Tsim Sha Tsui East waterfront for the annual ... in the Hong Kong Institute of Marketing team. Mr Leung had been a paddler of the narrow boat- decorated with a Chinese dragon head and tail, and sporting a huge drum- for five years. 'My 30 ...

  10. Fire up support for dragon boat races

    Posted Jun 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... There is perhaps no more iconic Hong Kong event than the annual dragon boat races. All over the city today, from Pui O to Stanley, thousands of spectators will converge along waterfronts ... like swimming dragons. And who can resist the generous servings of rice-and-meat dumplings, washed down with tea or beer, to energise oneself for the raucous cheering? It is a quintessentially ...




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