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  1. Volunteers clean up Hong Kong beaches

    Posted Dec 07th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Thousands of volunteers joined the Hong Kong International Coastal Cleanup Challenge (HKICC) this year. The 9,000 or so participants cleaned up more than 150 beaches, shorelines and inland ... by eco-designer Karta Healy. The annual HKICC challenge, which began in 1999, welcomed its 50,000th volunteer this year: Derek Yip. 'You can't walk down a beach, see it's dirty, and not do ...

  2. Solas bar celebration for those who want a tan but find Hong Kong beaches a humid hassle

    Posted Jul 05th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... HK$600, lasts up to 10 days. 'Because Hong Kong rains and gets humid during summer, it's a real hassle to go out and get a tan on the real beach,' said Washington. To book ... catering for women around town since January. 'I don't find it hard to balance family and business,' said Washington, who moved to Hong Kong five years ago. 'It's probably ...

  3. Oil spill closes beach

    Posted Jun 17th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... An oil spill led to the closure of Hung Shing Yeh Beach on Lamma Island yesterday and the Leisure and Cultural Services Department said the beach would be closed until further notice. Elsewhere, red flags advising people to stay out of the water were raised at Upper Cheung Sha Beach, Lower Cheung Sha Beach, Pui O Beach and Tong Fuk Beach on Lantau due to big waves. ...

  4. Villagers fight to save homes from villas plan

    Posted Apr 27th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... Joyce Ng Some 300 residents of a Yuen Long village have submitted objections to the Town Planning Board against developers' plans to raze their homes for a luxury housing development. Yau Tam Mei Tsuen, a non-indigenous village, stands within the 63, ...

  5. Letters

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

    ... captured this essence albeit with substantially more creative ideas. I would like to use this forum as a chance to applaud him for his efforts in helping to create a more vibrant Hong Kong. We have ... in maiming of dogs', December 18; 'SPCA officers put down maimed dog', December 19) and reminded me that many animals are at risk of being hurt in Hong Kong and that sometimes ...

  6. Fashion ideas for the beach

    Posted Jul 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Kobi Chan

    ... Edited by Kobi Chan A series of summer bashes at the W Hong Kong hotel began on June 26 with a Retreat and Surrender Party. The event kicked off with a dinner while beautiful models presented fashionable swimwear and beachwear. Grooving at the party were Fergus Fung, Samanta Pong, Lambert Lau and Ingrid Chen. ...

  7. Destroyed HK Beach Party

    Posted Aug 26th 2010, 12:00am by Richard Macauley

    ... Richard Macauley The summer holidays are drawing to a close, but Hong Kong should, thankfully, still be blessed with a few weeks of more manageable sunny days as the oppressive heat starts to wane. And what better way to make use of such weather than an all-day beach party? Billed as a 'last minute' party, the event organised by Destroyed HK- the bunch behind several other ...

  8. Annie Liu's special Christmas wish is a beach holiday in Bali

    Posted Nov 25th 2010, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... with Vivian Chen It's that time of year when the city's celebrities encourage their fans to dig deep into their pockets for a good cause- and maybe drop hints about what gifts they want for Christmas. Actress Annie Liu Hsin-you has made her Christmas wish. 'I want to go somewhere warm. My ideal Christmas gift is a plane ticket to Bali for a beach holiday,' said ...

  9. Oil sludge closes beach at Repulse Bay

    Posted Jul 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Officials are trying to track the source of an oil slick that left sludge on Repulse Bay beach yesterday. The Marine Department says preliminary investigations show the oil did not originate from land, but so far officers have drawn a blank. However, they say it is not connected to an oil spill off Tuen Mun on Sunday. The beach on Hong Kong Island, which ...

  10. Teacher dies during Red Sea beach swim

    Posted Aug 17th 2010, 12:00am by Danny Mok

    ... Danny Mok A teacher from a Sha Tin school has died while swimming in the Red Sea coastal resort city of Hurghada in Egypt. Fung Lai-ching (pictured), a chemistry and bible teacher for 23 years at Baptist Lui Ming Choi Secondary School, was on 10-day Wing On tour with her husband and youngest son. The incident happened when she was swimming at a beach on Sunday. A Wing ...




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