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    Posted Apr 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Andrew Sun Cultural Centre/ Space Museum Address: 10 Salisbury Road, TST Pre-film drink: Curtain Up, in the Cultural Centre lobby, is a good meeting place. Quick snack: Ocean Centre's ... palace in the Cultural Centre's restaurant block. A terrific place for dim sum. After the show: Sheraton Tower's popular Someplace Else (G/F, 20 Nathan Rd, tel: 2369 1111, ext 5) ...

  2. Splish-splash, it's culture vs reality in drought-hit Yunnan

    Posted Mar 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to drinking water, and yet others are throwing it about all over the ground.' A man said the festival should be shortened and the water-splashing ceremony replaced with dancing, singing ...

  3. Culture clashes

    Posted Jun 14th 2004, 12:00am by David Watkins

    ... tour guides would hang out with us a lot, and drink with us in the evenings. Honey, one of the guides, played guitar- one night one of the waitresses sang My Way, which seemed to come out ... in that we're not aid workers or businessmen- we're just interested in Korea, and that cultural exchange is our motivation.' Indeed, as part of the tour, the members of the Colloids were taken ...

  4. Xavier de Eizaguirre

    Posted Sep 27th 2009, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... cultures. I also love sharing this beautiful product with so many people around the world. Wine is universal - everywhere you go people have an interest in it. My theory is it's because ... - people are beginning to understand wine. China is the market of the future - it will be enormous in production, consumption, interest and development. It's also cultural. With wine comes ...

  5. Lai See

    Posted Jun 01st 2010, 12:00am by Luisa Tam

    ... America's pop culture phenomenon, the green clay humanoid Gumby, to use as the expo's mascot- Haibao. Many believe the tubby sky-blue cartoon figure resembles Gumby. The Haibao controversy ... as the pantyhose milk tea or si mut nai cha in Cantonese. No need to blush if you don't have a clue what this beverage is all about. But, a drink that is associated with women's pantyhose does ...

  6. Fights break out over scarce drinking water

    Posted Mar 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Choi Chi-yuk The PLA Air Force dispatched aircraft to trigger artificial rain to ease the worst drought in a century that has seen dozens of fights break out over drinking water ... their communal water tank after he ran out of drinking water on February 27, the report said. Wang Fude, director of the village, yesterday confirmed that tempers had flared. 'The confrontation ...

  7. Welcome to the drinking club with a running problem

    Posted Aug 11th 2008, 12:00am by William Wadsworth

    ... William Wadsworth Hong Kong hashers have followed the sweaty, drinking traditions set in Malaysia. Since chalking their first run in 1970, they've enjoyed a robust social life along the city's superb trails and in its bars. A founding member of the Hong Kong Hash, Robin Radcliffe, once described his chapter as 'a bunch of drunks with a running problem'. There are now ...

  8. Many areas face shortage of clean drinking water

    Posted May 17th 2008, 12:00am by Fiona Tam, Josephine Ma

    ... the relief workers and soldiers are short of water. Doctors warned that clean drinking water would be crucial to the control and prevention of epidemics and only bottled water should be used for drinking. Yue Lin, who was in charge of sanitation teams after the Tangshan earthquake in 1976, urged the central government to secure clean drinking water because most water supplies were likely ...

  9. Flood victims left to drink untreated water

    Posted Jun 11th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai Nine stranded villagers in Sham Wat were forced to use untreated river water to survive for three days, even though they called for police help on Saturday morning. Some of them ran short of food supplies, and had to eat damaged vegetables ...

  10. letters

    Posted Feb 10th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Enhancing the city's culture Hong Kong is a good place for relaxing, for shopping, for eating. But what about our cultural development? We should better protect our cultural relics. For example, when we renovate old parts of a town, we shouldn't demolish all the buildings. More cultural events should be organised through speech or music competitions, and museum exhibitions. ...




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