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  1. Up close and personal with reptiles

    Posted Sep 11th 2006, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... the public's awareness of animal rights. More than 1,000 endangered reptiles and amphibians will be on display. The exhibition highlights are the four 'heavenly kings': a giant frog, a 250kg ... to talk about the environmental problems. K.K. Kwok, a reptiles specialist, was another guest speaker. He spoke of the importance of protecting wild animals. Lam Yuk-fai designed the exhibition. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong

    Avenue of Comic Stars opens in Kowloon Park with statues of characters

    Posted Sep 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Yuk-long, president of the Hong Kong Comics and Animation Federation, and Gregory So Kam-leung (right), the Secretary for Commercial and Economic Development, officiating at the ceremony. ... culture. The figures, built at a cost of HK$1.5 million to HK$2 million, are up to three metres high. The Hong Kong Comics and Animation Federation and the Hong Kong Productivity Council organised ...

  3. Sport - Other Sport - RIGHT FIELD TIM NOONAN

    Right Field: All of Asia should embrace baseball

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Tim Noonan

    ... Tim Noonan It may come as a surprise to some, but no other game on the continent has enjoyed as much success on the international stage All of Asia should embrace baseball The Kiwis, as is their tradition, performed a pre-game haka. This one was particula ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Rattled cages

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by RED DOOR NEWS

    ... I just hope that good sense and integrity prevails."     ANIMAL RIGHTS- WITNESS TO CRUELTY Vietnam's bear bile trade is fuelled in part by Asian tourists, including visitors from Hong ... in central Vietnam, where, from infancy, he had been crammed into a tiny cage and milked for his bile. "The conditions we found him in were completely shocking," says Animals Asia ...

  5. Political Animal

    Posted Aug 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a bone for a worthy cause The Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong seems to be trying to brand itself as a lover of animals as well as a friend of the government. During a meeting on Tuesday it called on the chief executive to create 'animal police' in his policy address this year to look after the welfare of our furry friends and punish those ...

  6. Death on five-tonne tip-toes

    Posted Apr 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... be no escape for his mother. This was an elephant with murder in mind. The animal dragged her out of the house, onto the road, and beat her head against the ground until she was dead. Afterwards, just ... by elephants in India and the conflict between man and beast is growing as the human population expands inexorably, increasing the demand for land and eating into the territory of the animals ...

  7. Art promotes respect for animals

    Posted Mar 17th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau The Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA) has launched a drawing competition to raise students' awareness of animal protection. Sponsored by the Hong Kong Bank Foundation, Little Angels for Animals 2008 Four-Panel Comic Drawing Competition is open to all Primary One to Secondary Three students in Hong Kong. Students have to submit a four-panel ...

  8. Political Animal

    Posted Mar 25th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... True blue Easter for veteran Democrat Martin Lee Chu-ming had the blues over Easter, but that didn't mean the devout Catholic and veteran Democrat had a miserable holiday. Far from it. As well as witnessing the excitement of the Taiwanese presidentia ...

  9. A buffalo soldier fights for animals' return to Lantau

    Posted Dec 08th 2003, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... is doing it out of love for them. He has already spent $20,000 of his own money on the effort. Marcus Tancock, 33, has lived in Pui O all his life and says he has loved the animals since he ... the association in July after seeing officers from the Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department take the buffalo away. The animals were detained after residents of Pui O complained ...

  10. CSRC tightens curbs on placements, rights issues

    Posted Jul 06th 2011, 12:00am

    ... in their loans this year, listed firms have started resorting to rights issues and share placements to raise funds. According to data provider Wind Information, mainland companies raised a combined 93.1 ... is the only right thing to do for the companies.' Fund-raising activities on the mainland remained strong in the first half following the surge in initial public offerings last year. The mainland ...




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