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  1. Minister wants museum for temple after renovations

    Posted Mar 26th 2005, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Hau Wong Temple. It is a valuable heritage that can help promote Chinese culture,' he said. The temple was built to pay tribute to General Yeung Hau Wong for his bravery in protecting ...

  2. Typhoon blew over 1,000 trees and damaged another 3,500

    Posted Sep 26th 2008, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... Cheung Chi-fai and Martin Wong Nearly 1,000 trees, including two registered as old and valuable, were blown over during Typhoon Hagupit, the Leisure and Cultural Services Department said yesterday. Some 3,500 other trees were also damaged by the typhoon, with many needing pruning or staking. The two registered trees blown over were a Chinese banyan in Kowloon Park and a 16-metre ...

  3. Dynamic Star unveils 'low' hub density

    Posted Dec 15th 2004, 12:00am by Martin Wong

    ... for the cultural hub was only fractionally higher than the government's original plan. Cheung Kong (Holdings) vice-chairman Victor Li Tzar-kuoi said the plot ratio for the consortium's scheme ... per cent more area for arts and culture facilities than the government demanded. We have offered 30 hectares for an outdoor open square and green belt.' He said the consortium was still ...

  4. Man dies after fall during park scuffle

    Posted May 15th 2006, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Martin Wong

    ... Park died yesterday after tripping on tree roots. The accident happened at about 3pm after Leisure and Cultural Services Department officers angered a crowd of about 100 fans by asking two musicians to leave because of complaints that their performance of Chinese folk songs was too loud. 'There was a lot of pushing around among onlookers and park officers. Everyone was very ...

  5. Henry Tang to be tree tsar after tragedy

    Posted Apr 01st 2009, 12:00am by Martin Wong, Peter So

    ... syndrome epidemic in 2003. He said Mr Tang should pay more attention to tackling problems such as unemployment and political reform. Chinese University political scientist Ivan Choy Chi-keung said ... Cultural District, Hong Kong's role in reconstruction in earthquake-hit parts of Sichuan and economic co-operation with Guangdong and Macau. Chong's elder sister, Catherine Chong ...

  6. Amazon to open new e-reading chapter

    Posted Oct 08th 2009, 12:00am by Martin Wong, Paggie Leung

    ... connection. Cultural critic and TV host Leung Man-to was thrilled by the news. He said he had thought of buying one in the US but abandoned the idea after learning that the free wireless connectivity ... or precious ones.' But fellow book lover, Ivan Choy Chi-keung, a political scientist at Chinese University, said he would not buy a Kindle. 'Reading is an enjoyment to me and I can only have ...

  7. Our temple no threat to others: Shaolin abbot

    Posted Sep 18th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Martin Wong

    ... a traditional temple for practising Zen Buddhism but also be a place for kung fu lovers and people who want to learn about Shaolin culture.' The plan would bring economic, tourism and cultural ... 'Maybe next time we will think about doing a movie to promote Shaolin culture. We want to make use of multimedia to reach out to as many as we can to spread Buddhism and Shaolin culture ...

  8. School fights against 'useless policies'

    Posted Feb 27th 2006, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Martin Wong

    ... external assessment as an example, Mr Ho said that unlike other schools where teachers had to prepare numerous documents, his school contracted out all such paperwork to the Chinese University. ... there, because [the seminars] are useless,' he said. The head of the school's Chinese-language department, Lee On-wai, said that as part of the school's middle management he always ...

  9. Debate on school drug tests puts operation of rehabilitation college firmly in spotlight

    Posted Aug 20th 2009, 12:00am by Agnes Lam, Martin Wong

    ... its money flow and management clearly, with every party keeping an eye on its every move now,' he said. Chinese University political scientist Ma Ngok said the controversy over ... school: 84m Video editing, filming facilities: 2.5m Prefabricated buildings: 1.5m Teasim tea culture centre: 650,000 Laser engraving facilities: 500,000 ZS Joyful Palace restaurant: 310,000 ...



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