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  1. Allied to buy 74pc of finance company

    Posted Jun 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fiona Lau and Anette Jonsson Allied Group is close to buying a 74.8 per cent stake in Hong Kong Building and Loan Agency from Lippo China Resources for $185 million and will make a general offer for the remaining shares, sources said yesterday. The shares of Allied and Building and Loan have been suspended from trading for the past two days pending a possible mandatory general ...

  2. Caritas Community Centre

    Posted Jun 22nd 2005, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... Lau Kit Wai Where? Room 235, Caritas House, 2 Caine Road. What? The centre offers relief and rehabilitation services to disadvantaged people living in the central and western districts of Hong Kong Island. How? The centre has a summer volunteer training programme for secondary students aged 15 or above and an Outstanding Volunteer Award Scheme with nine grades. There is also ...

  3. Raising readers

    Posted Dec 14th 2007, 12:00am by Katie Lau

    ... Workshops and support groups are putting the fun into reading for parents and children alike, writes Katie Lau For many Hong Kong children, reading is an excruciating exercise associated with churning out book reports and cramming new words. Five-year-old Martin Ho Chun-yau used to feel the same way- especially when his mother Catherine Lam Siu-yin took a lecturing tone as they read ...

  4. Smaller plants to shut in clean-up of power sector

    Posted Jun 20th 2006, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... firms, which tend to have larger and more fuel-efficient generators equipped with pollution control equipment, would have an edge in a more competitive environment, said Pierre Lau ...

  5. Political Animal

    Posted Jun 20th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Is Regina Ip really going to push for democratic development? Tung Chee-hwa and Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee are hardly the darlings of the pro-democracy camp. But some political wags have long joked that the former chief executive and former security chief should be dubbed co-founders of Hong Kong's democracy. Mr Tung's unpopularity, they say, painfully brought home ...

  6. Open up and talk

    Posted Jun 20th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... By Lau Kit-wai A heart-warming Singaporean comedy that highlights problems in contemporary parent-child relationships will hit screens this week. A sequel to the popular schoolboy drama I Not Stupid (2002), which shed light on the problems of education and language policies in Singapore, I Not Stupid Too paints a funny- and at times heartbreaking- portrait of a caring family being ...

  7. Sky's the limit for Asia's whirl city

    Posted May 04th 2004, 12:00am by Joyce Hor-Chung Lau

    ... Hi-tech music, dragons and spacemen bring fast-paced Hong Kong to life, writes Joyce Hor-Chung Lau Apes dancing over the Central skyline, spacemen singing karaoke, a dragon hurtling through the sky to an electronic soundtrack- this is Hong Kong, or rather, 2004: A Hong Kong Odyssey. The production falls somewhere 'between being in a dance club, watching a 3-D IMAX film ...

  8. Rooms in bloom

    Posted May 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of factors such as light levels in the rooms where the plants will be placed, and know how much time they intend to spend taking care of the plant.' For smaller homes, Wing Lau of Brighten ... that also happen to be ideal indoor foliage, Mr Lau says. The treasure fern (zamiocula), thrives in both low and bright light conditions. The amount of water it takes depends on how bright ...

  9. New vision for old HK

    Posted Jun 19th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... By Lau Kit-wai THE WORKS OF an artist often reflect the present, acting as a visual diary of the times they live in. But comic illustrator and animator Stella So Man-yee uses her work to represent times past. She loves the history and culture of the past, but is angered by the present. So is angry at the pace of Hong Kong's rapid development, the relentless demolition ...

  10. Community College focuses on all-round excellence

    Posted Jun 20th 2005, 12:00am by Jolene Otremba

    ... industry on the mainland. Lemon Lau Mung-ha, a Year Two student in the Associate in Bilingual Communication course, went to the US. Her trip to New York helped boost her confidence and gave her ...




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