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  1. New British disease

    Posted Oct 18th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in culture, by adopting a continental approach, meaning staggered, all-night drinking. The strategy is risky for the police, which predicts a leap in violent crime, and political dynamite ... numbers of 'lager loutettes' are also bingeing on cheap alcopops and cocktails, all within the confined opening hours of low-rent town centre chain pubs and neon-bright drinking halls, ...

  2. Cold war hangover cure for HK boozers

    Posted Nov 07th 2004, 12:00am by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry Herbal treatment developed by Russian scientists might encourage binge drinking, doctor warns A hangover cure allegedly used by Russia's cold war secret agents to drink rival spies under the table is to be sold in Hong Kong and the mainland, with distributors boasting that it can help stop the ill effects of excessive drinking. However, a leading Hong Kong ...


    Posted Jul 26th 2004, 12:00am by Nell Raven

    ... writes Nell Raven HEAVY DRINKING WAS once seen as a macho pursuit, and only tough men with tough livers were considered up to the job. But it appears that women are fast catching up. Doctors ... sight to see a lot of women in Lan Kwai Fong and Wan Chai drinking and smoking,' says Chinese University of Hong Kong psychiatrist and alcohol expert Professor Lee Sing. 'Women now ...

  4. Calculating the cost of alcohol addiction

    Posted Jul 04th 2004, 12:00am by Raymond Ma

    ... and related problems, although the average person [is drinking less],' said Chinese University of Hong Kong psychiatrist Lee Sing. A Department of Health spokesman said a surge in alcohol-related ... diagnosed among those with the most severe level of addiction. Symptoms include tolerance limits for alcohol that would normally kill casual drinkers, and ritualistic approaches to drinking ...

  5. Eateries with a record may not get licence

    Posted Dec 04th 2004, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Citing loopholes, officials ponder tighter laws for offenders The government is considering refusing full licences to restaurants with a record of illegal operation, after 10 restaurants were found to be operating without a licence in Langham Pl ...

  6. Bombed out knights

    Posted Nov 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... at secret drinking sessions. The biggest victim of this drinking culture is women. Bound by family obligations, business women usually skip important dinner/drink sessions where major deals ... political world? Wrong. The club was formed to help their female boss attend drinking sessions without having to consume alcohol. The first-term national assemblymen plan to drink soju or whiskey ...

  7. Come celebrate

    Posted Mar 08th 2004, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... is patron of the league. The $350 fee includes all-you-can-drink wine and cocktails. Call 2824 1083 to book. ...

  8. The food

    Posted May 14th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The interview took place at Cafe Royale of the Dynasty Club. The cafe offers both Chinese and western cuisine and is exclusive to members and their guests. Club sandwiches ($55) Rating: 3/5 T: Compared with sandwiches from other cafes this one is okay, bu ...

  9. Sunday at the teahouse

    Posted Jul 17th 2004, 12:00am by Carrie Chan

    ... dropping in at different times. For some, they had to attend the meal to see grandfather- no matter what. Now, the culture has changed. Sunday has become a personal rest day, when young couples ...

  10. Changes in HK's food culture

    Posted Apr 14th 2004, 12:00am by Caryn Yap

    ... Caryn Yap City U Gallery and University Museum and Art Gallery of the University of Hong Kong (HKU) have put together an exhibition, Early Hong Kong Eateries. The exhibition highlights the eating and drinking culture in Hong Kong, and how it has changed as people's livelihood improves. It features 90 old photographs from the private collection of HKU museum curator Cheng ...




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