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  1. Drinks and trinkets at launch

    Posted Jun 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bulgari store opening cocktail party Italian luxury brand Bulgari's sixth store opened at Lee Gardens in Causeway Bay on June 3. The store is dedicated to jewellery and watches, featuring handmade jewels drawing on the history of Bulgari. Celebrity g ...

  2. Brewers, bar staff push safe drinking

    Posted Feb 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam A year after tougher drink-driving laws and random breath testing came into force, another brewer is about to join Heineken in printing anti-drink-driving messages on its cans and bottles, and a bartenders' union is launching an internationally accredited course on bar service that will include a section on responsible drinking. Brewers and distributors have also joined ...

  3. Rules relaxed on arts in converted factory sites

    Posted Mar 31st 2010, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong The government is to relax rules for small theatres operating in converted industrial buildings so that popular shows already running can continue to be staged at cheaper venues. The Development Opportunities Office said yesterday it would try t ...

  4. Change in mentality vital to stop drivers drinking

    Posted Sep 05th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with this dramatic vehicle uptake. Nevertheless, the fact that the law categorises drink-driving as an offence punishable only by a maximum 15 days administrative detention still comes as a surprise. A criminal offence is only committed once drink-driving results in an accident. The Standing Committee of the National People's Congress has proposed criminalising drink-driving, but the law ...

  5. New drink-driving law welcomed but 'falls short'

    Posted Aug 24th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... charge is too light, the court was stuck in an embarrassing position.' The lawyer added: 'China has a big drinking culture. There's an old saying that 'a banquet ... Ng Tze-wei and Yu Aitong Drink-driving on the mainland will become a criminal offence whether or not it leads to an accident, with violators facing fines and imprisonment, according ...

  6. The terrible toll of drink on just one crash survivor

    Posted Sep 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... won't do it any more,' she said. 'But the law is not the only effective way to reduce drink-driving. In our culture... we were taught since we were children that drink ... is such an integral part of its culture. Except for Muslim and Buddhist minorities whose beliefs forbid the consumption of alcohol, drinking lubricates the mainland's social infrastructure. Official ...

  7. Bawang to branch out into drinks, cleaning products as net rises 29pc

    Posted Apr 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... into herbal drinks, herbal household cleaning products, even a herb farm. The company, which listed in Hong Kong last July, reported full-year net profit of 364.1 million yuan (HK$413.95 million), up ... per share. Bawang said it would introduce a line of herbal drinks at the end of the month and continue using celebrities to promote its products. Martial arts star Ronnie Yan ...

  8. Lai See

    Posted Jun 04th 2010, 12:00am by Luisa Tam

    ... with Luisa Tam Companies wake up to real benefits of virtual worlds Ready or not, the virtual world is upon us. We have heard how virtual worlds can help improve lives and business performance. Now, more and more real-world companies are exploring the use ...

  9. Ladies have the last laugh as lads are left trembling at Long Lunch

    Posted Mar 28th 2010, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... being coerced into stripping down for a 'haka'' to get the afternoon's events rolling, the lads were mostly required to strut around and help serve the drinks- and only ...

  10. Eat, drink, be merry

    Posted Dec 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... are a self-confessed pop culture junkie, you'll find Royal Plaza Hotel's New Year's Eve buffet, which includes star-studded performances and gastronomic delights such as roasted suckling pig, ... fish fillet with miso paste. With its comprehensive sake menu, you'll be drinking into ecstasy. Zuma Level 5 & 6, The Landmark, 15 Queen's Road Central, Central, 3657 6388 ...




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