• Friday
  • August 22, 2014
  • Last updated: 4:32pm
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 67794 for drinking culture

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Sport - Soccer - RATIONAL REF WILLIAM LAI

    Drinking culture still plays a big part in game

    Posted Dec 19th 2013, 11:04pm by William Lai

    ... Alcohol-fuelled sessions common with pros in the old days, but less now Drinking culture still plays a big part in game Have you heard about the Parlour trick with 35 pints of lager and a double? Those who have heard the story will invariably recognise the entrenched drinking culture and loutish behaviour among British-influenced soccer communities, including Hong Kong. Ray ...

    http://www.scmp.com/sport/soccer/article/1386078/drinking-culture-still-plays-big-part-game
  2. News - China Insider - FOOD

    'Vampire drinks' banned by China’s food safety authority

    Posted Jul 15th 2014, 05:53pm by Chris Luo

    ... through its creative plastic packaging, is being sold by novelty-drinks vendors and online shops. Drinking it would seem like a scene out of a vampire film, where the immortal undead could sip on human blood as if it were a soft drink. However, the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) has thrown cold water on this fantasy. On Monday, it issued a ban on the sales of all “vampire ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1554772/vampire-drinks-banned-chinas-food-safety-authority
  3. News - Hong Kong - HEALTH

    Wine tax could be reintroduced to curb Hong Kong's binge drinking

    Posted May 16th 2014, 03:12am by LO WEI

    ... and students should know more about the harmful effects of drinking." Ching said many local students picked up the habit at university, from overseas students who brought in the drinking culture ... binge-drinking Health officials will look into controls on alcohol advertisements and a possible reintroduction of the wine tax to combat growing consumption of alcohol, particularly among young people. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1512953/officials-look-taxes-and-ads-curb-binge-drinking
  4. Lifestyle - Health - ALCOHOLISM

    Underage drinking fuels worrying trend in Hong Kong, amid lack of regulation

    Posted May 13th 2014, 09:22am by Charley Lanyon

    ... Asian cultural norms of living at home until marriage and not drinking to excess mean that the proportion of underage binge drinkers here is lower than in cities in the United States and Europe. ... Shore and Rula Bula. One problem the Irishman is relieved he will no longer have to deal with is that of young teens slipping in for drinks. That’s because he has hired a private security firm ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/health/article/1511128/teenage-binge-drinking-hk-becoming-headache-amid-lack-regulation
  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Push Up Drink was bound to be a bust with its breast boosting claim

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 03:40am by Hari Kumar

    ... that its dietary supplement drink can help women develop a perfect heart-shaped chest has been deflated by experts, who say there is no scientific evidence to support this. The distributor of this made-in-Japan potion, suggestively named Push Up Drink, claims that a study undertaken by Thailand's medicinal plant research institute found that some ingredients contained in the drink do help ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1573757/push-drink-was-bound-be-bust-its-breast-boosting-claim
  6. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    History enthusiasts pull up a chair at Heritage Museum exhibition exploring the role of seating as a cultural artefact

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 04:30am by Jessie Lau

    ... Jessie Lau jessie.lau@scmp.com A museum exhibition explores the role of seating as a cultural artefact History enthusiasts pull up a chair Slightly faded and elegantly curved, the wooden ... the exhibition explores the role of chairs as cultural artefacts. It is part of a larger event on the theme of chairs at the museum called Please Have a Seat. Visitors can learn about the artistic ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1537986/history-enthusiasts-pull-chair-heritage-museum-exhibition-exploring
  7. Business - China Business

    Drink’s breast enlargement claim 'not backed by science'

    Posted Aug 13th 2014, 03:26pm by James Griffiths

    ... scientific and legal questions and could be in breach of the Trade Descriptions Ordinance. Made in Japan and sold locally by Josephine Bust and Slimming, Push Up Drink claims to help women with “a ... and dietary supplements was worth HK$4.91 billion last year. Push Up Drink is said to contain “science-based ingredients” including pueraria mirifica and soybean extract, which “provide a wealth ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/china-business/article/1572842/drinks-breast-enlargement-claim-raises-pair-issues
  8. News - Asia - CULTURE

    'Fish listeners', Malaysia's mysterious culture, may be dying out

    Posted Aug 19th 2014, 06:41pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Malaysia Men profess to be able to hunt fish by 'hearing' their songs, but those are being drowned out by dredging and other modern threats WATCH: Disquieting times for Malaysia's fish listeners One hand clinging to ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1576994/fish-listeners-malaysias-mysterious-culture-may-be-dying-out
  9. News - China Insider - Ethnic tensions

    Retired Chinese Minister of Culture Wang Meng makes moderate plea for Xinjiang unity

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 04:10pm by Patrick Boehler

    ... the Great Cultural Revolution. One of China’s most prominent living writers, the now octogenarian Wang has returned to Xinjiang in recent months, where he made a plea for ethnic harmony, according ... In his lecture to Xinjiang cadres, the former minister of culture said he hoped Han people, including those sent from elsewhere in China to Xinjiang, would study the region’s traditional cultures ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china-insider/article/1576053/retired-chinese-minister-culture-wang-meng-makes-moderate-plea
  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Class action: how to help your child appreciate different cultures

    Posted Aug 18th 2014, 05:15pm by JESSICA OGILVY STUART

    ... Jessica Ogilvy Stuart life@scmp.com My wife and I are different nationalities, and we would like our children to to grow up with an appreciation for both our cultures. Is this going to be possible? Children of bicultural expat families growing up in Hong Kong are not just experiencing two cultures; they are also part of a third culture. The term third-culture kids was coined by John ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/family-education/article/1576096/class-action-how-help-your-child-appreciate-different

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or