• Thursday
  • September 18, 2014
  • Last updated: 12:25pm
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 27939 for hong kong society

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Hong Kong Visual Arts Society 34th Annual Exhibition

    Posted Dec 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... More than 30 works of painting, sculpture, photography, pottery and mixed-media installation by members of the society, including Chu Hing-wah, Ha Bik-chuen, Or Shiu-wai and Tsang Fan-kwong. Features Or's paper installation The Form (above) and Tsang's acrylic Windows of Wish Fulfilment No 10 (left). Mon-Sat, 9.30am-6pm, Sun, 1.30pm-5.30pm, University Museum and Art ...

  2. The new fabric of Hong Kong society

    Posted Aug 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Rachel Plecas

    ... be rewarded for it- providing you have been spending with your MasterCard- but you will see hundreds of tempting new items to add to your collections. MasterCard Luxury Week Hong Kong 2007 is the inaugural event for a marketplace that is set to grow. Hong Kong people know that shopping is our favourite pastime, and affluent classes will be excited to learn that the city is finally getting ...

  3. Working from home not even a remote possibility for Hong Kong's office society

    Posted Mar 21st 2007, 12:00am by Stuart Wolfendale

    ... The PC has gone from strength to strength, but the concept of 'teleworking', or setting up 'remote offices', never even drew breath in Hong Kong. Nor will it, from what ... will gossip. It's the Chinese culture,' she said. In Hong Kong, there is every reason in the world to want to go to work, rather than stay at home with your files and documents. Everybody ...

  4. Society wraps up prize for design

    Posted Nov 20th 2007, 12:00am by May George

    ... May George It looks like a present. With a cardboard cover designed to look like wrapping paper and a magnet-pull red ribbon decoration at the front, the Hong Kong Housing Society ... homeless in Hong Kong, a situation exacerbated after more people returned and thousands of refugees started pouring in from the mainland after the Communist Revolution in 1949. In addition ...

  5. Honours and well wishes come from friends, societies and the chief executive

    Posted Nov 27th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Society chairman Charles Lee Yeh-kwong said Sir Run Run had boosted cultural vitality, public spirit and commitment to Hong Kong in his role as a founder of the Hong Kong Arts Festival. 'His ... Kevin Sinclair As he celebrates his birthday, best wishes for Hong Kong's best-known centenarian have come from many quarters. The office of Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen ...

  6. cafe society

    Posted Apr 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie The humble cha chaan teng, the local greasy spoon cafe- or what the Hong Kong Tourist Board website amusingly refers to as a 'tea bistro'- signifies comfort food to Hong Kong people. Found on practically every street in Hong Kong and most Chinese emigrant destinations, these cafes have menus that seldom change. In a way it is reassuring that, despite ...

  7. Debate a healthy part of a free society

    Posted Apr 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Alliance S.C. Chan Memorial College Thanks for your letter, Saturnia. The election was a first, very small step towards democracy. It is good to see the Hong Kong political scene livening up and embracing debate. It is important that a country gives its people a chance to voice their opinions and concerns. Hong Kong has many different ethnic and religious groups, and all of them have ...

  8. Society represents global footprint

    Posted Jan 13th 2007, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... Nora Tong The Comparative Education Society of Hong Kong, one of the hosts of this week's conference, is a member of the World Council of Comparative Education Societies, a non-profit-making organisation and a partner of Unesco, with more than 35 member societies worldwide. Founded in 1989, the Hong Kong group draws members from educational institutions both locally and from ...

  9. Condemned to life in society's margin

    Posted Jan 20th 2007, 12:00am by Steve Cray

    ... Hong Kong is a case in point, with strategies more often than not judged by the facilitation of material achievement rather than the fulfilment of the individual. Although this approach ... to the controversy over Deputy Secretary Bernadette Linn Hon-ho's comments to Legco. Has the Education and Manpower Bureau established that students who study GCSE Chinese can gain acceptance to Hong ...

  10. Yu makes giving society a top priority

    Posted Oct 18th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... as importantly in his view is to forge a greater awareness of the need of its members to contribute to Hong Kong society. An undergraduate student of the department of electrical engineering, Mr Yu ... conditions- in Hong Kong-owned factories across the border. How did the university react? 'Well, put it this way, I think more than 80 per cent of students gained an understanding ...




SCMP.com Account