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  1. Business - Companies - THE INTERVIEW

    IICG looks to adapt to mainland market as it eyes expansion

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 01:06am by Celine Sun

    ... at a big mall, doing shopping, dining, meeting friends and playing with their children, he said. Taking that into account, IICG's projects on the mainland would rent around 20 per cent of their total area to restaurants and set up playgrounds for children. In recent years, some foreign malls and department stores have suffered setbacks on the mainland as the economy cools ...

  2. Charity gives heart and temporary home to parents with children in hospital

    Posted Aug 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... only a 10-minute walk from the hospital. The Children's Heart Foundation, which runs the House of the Heart flat, provides financial and psychological support to families with children ...

  3. Top 10 wish list for children's rights

    Posted Jan 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun The Society for Community Organisation revealed yesterday the top 10 children's welfare issues that the government must address, in its annual report calling for a children's ombudsman. They include providing meals to the 330,000 children living in poverty, 15 years of free education, offering adequate financial assistance to children and their families, ...

  4. Bank's helping hand for needy children

    Posted Dec 10th 2008, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Run by the Hong Kong Federation of Youth Groups, the centre is expected to benefit 1,800 children and young people in the community in the coming two years. The centre will remain open seven ...

  5. This Christmas, think of the children

    Posted Nov 17th 2005, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Celine Sun

    ... and instead do something more caring, like buying real Christmas cards from the Hong Kong Society for the Protection of Children (HKSPC). As part of its annual fund-raising campaign, the charity ... wrapping paper and gift tags. The HKSPC has even put together a desktop calendar featuring children's art. The HKSPC booth is open from 10am to 8pm daily and is located in the Glasshouse, ...

  6. Adorable children's tale gets Disney makeover

    Posted Oct 21st 2005, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Celine Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun, Additional reporting by Celine Sun After the theme park launch, the armies of Disney marketers have now set their sights on a coming blockbuster movie, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, based on C.S. Lewis� ...

  7. Business - Companies - MONDAY FACE

    Wanda man

    Posted Sep 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... fast." Born in a remote town in Sichuan province, Wang is the eldest in a family of five children. He joined the army at the age of 15 and was promoted to the rank of regiment commander when he ...

  8. Charity conjures up HK$150,000 for appeal

    Posted Dec 26th 2008, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun For the 10th consecutive year the World Children's Fund, an international charity group, has been a major donor to Operation Santa Claus. This year it donated HK$150,000 to support Hong Kong Unison, one of the charity appeal's 13 beneficiaries, to run a community engagement and racial harmony project for ethnic minority children. Set up in 1993, the US-based ...

  9. Asthma rate linked to cooking smoke

    Posted Dec 12th 2005, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun Hong Kong-born children are more likely than their mainland counterparts to suffer from asthma because of bad ventilation and cooking smoke from gas stoves that gets trapped in the city's poky apartments, according to a survey. It found children born in the city were almost three times as prone to wheezing attacks and almost twice as prone to asthma as those from across ...

  10. It's the little things that matter

    Posted May 09th 2009, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun Parents are happiest when their children show them consideration and are willing to chat, a survey by political group New Century Forum has found. Academic performance was the least important factor affecting parents' happiness. Youth drug abuse and gambling were their biggest fears. ...




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