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  1. Umbrella maker, salted fish on list of intangible treasures

    Posted Feb 12th 2011, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... a database recording the details of these traditions, which will be open to the public. 'The research results will be handed to an advisory committee to consider. The committee will decide ... in Peel Street, Central and is known as Dr Umbrella. Food-making skills are also noted, with prawn paste and salted fish on the list. Hakka folk songs for funerals and weddings are also included. ...

  2. Top adviser urges state to stay out of rights row with US

    Posted Mar 07th 2005, 12:00am by Cary Huang

    ... to the central government that a civilian body such as his society would be a better choice to issue reports criticising US practices. 'I have spoken of my view to various government organs ... first reports on human rights in the United States were issued by the society before the National People's Congress's Foreign Affairs Committee took over the role. Only in recent years ...

  3. In brief

    Posted Aug 17th 2005, 12:00am by Vivienne Tang

    ... Heuer, Shop G19, Central Building, tel: 2104 7322. Top 10 The Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) has announced the 10 finalists in its CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund award, to be held ... won the award last year and received a US$200,000 cash award. The judging committee will feature high-profile industry names, including Anna Wintour and Vera Wang. Art amble Festival Walk ...

  4. Beijing unveils human rights plan

    Posted Apr 14th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Kristine Kwok The central government released its first action plan to improve human rights yesterday, pledging to raise mainlanders' incomes, protect their legal rights better ... for urban neighbourhood committee members to 50 per cent. Mainland leaders have repeatedly rejected the idea of instituting western-style democracy. The plan says more channels will be created ...

  5. Free media for Games = media free of bad news, one city says

    Posted Mar 20th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter While the central government's new regulations lift restrictions on foreign media ahead of the Olympic Games, a local government in Shandong province has issued ... include controlling leaks and 'blocking malicious information that might intensify social conflicts and uneasiness'. The Beijing Organising Committee for the Olympic Games has assured ...

  6. Cantonese opera deserves better

    Posted May 10th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... any others. DAVID TANG, Central Clear-air sham It is a pity that the Clean Air Charter of the General Chamber of Commerce has been shown to be sham, a publicity stunt for CLP Power and a typical lobbyist tactic to prevent the regulation of industry. Clue one is that the chairman of the chamber's environmental committee is Gail Kendall, who works for CLP. Clue two ...

  7. Showcase of style

    Posted Nov 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... that the bride will change and wear a few dresses, so there is a great demand for them,' says the local designer and executive committee member of the Hong Kong Fashion Designers Association ... from sourcing fabrics overseas to experimenting with new styles and ideas. Sometimes it's the fabric which inspires a design,' she says. Now her studio in Central is frequented ...



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