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  1. 5 great: Watches

    Posted Mar 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Marina Kong

    ... This style immediately stands out for its bright colour and cool design. The transparent watch face reveals its inner mechanisms, while a rectangular piece of plastic fastens on top with four large Swarovski crystals. Adesso watch (HK$6,190) by VaBene fro ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - LUNAR NEW YEAR

    6,000kg of fireworks arrive in Hong Kong, ready to light up Victoria Harbour

    Posted Jan 29th 2014, 12:58pm by Christy Choi

    ... of the Year of the Horse. While fireworks have not caused a fatal accident in Hong Kong in recent years, the last Lunar New Year holiday saw tragedy in Hunan province, when a truck carrying fireworks ... horseshoes that will fill Victoria Harbour and ring in the Year of the Horse. Most fireworks used in Hong Kong are now made in Hunan. Getting the chemistry right is a precise business. The fireworks ...

  3. Anime Comics and Game Hong Kong Convention 2011

    Posted Jul 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... James Whittle Otaku madness comes to Hong Kong next weekend. The annual Anime, Comic and Game Hong Kong convention (ACGHK), usually referred to as Ani-Con for short, takes place from July 29 to August2 at the Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre. The annual event is a great chance for otaku to get together to see what's new in the world of anime, manga, and video ...

  4. Just one local film is worth HK$40m to economy

    Posted Mar 26th 2010, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow A single major local feature movie shot in Hong Kong can inject HK$40 million into the local economy, with daily spending of HK$250,000 during the main filming stage. ... people, the industries generated HK$6.17 billion value added (output generated by labour and capital) to Hong Kong's economy. Nansun Shi, executive director of the Film Workshop, said ...

  5. Conductors' Festival of Hong Kong- Zhang Guoyong

    Posted Apr 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Sam Olluver Conductors' Festival of Hong Kong- Zhang Guoyong Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra HK Cultural Centre Concert Hall Reviewed: Apr 8 The Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra chose Zhang ... history. Shame on Hong Kong, then, for rewarding this reputation with such an embarrassingly small turnout of people, who sat in forlorn clusters around the stalls (the balcony was deserted). ...

  6. Cantonese opera adding value to HK economy

    Posted Jun 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... mainly in publishing video discs for themselves, Dr Lee said. Local magazine the Hong Kong Opera Review commissioned the survey with a subsidy from the Arts Development Council to profile ... distributed at 32 shows in 13 venues around Hong Kong The proportion of the audience who completed the questionnaires was: 18% ...

  7. Support products made in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... brightly in the business world. We have one of the freest economies in the world. This makes it very attractive for outsiders to set up their businesses here. Hong Kong offers different kinds ... Almost all the things on sale in Hong Kong are made on the mainland or in other places. There are many creative people living here, but they don't make things that can be sold in Hong ...

  8. James Wong shed light on Hong Kong's culture

    Posted Nov 28th 2004, 12:00am by Chris Yeung

    ... It coincided with the boom in the Hong Kong economy from the '70s. After the Communist Party leadership opened its door wider to investment from Hong Kong and the world, Canto-pop, television ... The Chinese-language Hong Kong Economic Times said in an editorial that the Putonghua-oriented mainland culture would become more prevalent in parallel with the ascendancy of the mainland economy. It may ...

  9. Hong Kong Faces

    Posted Feb 12th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... in 1973 with his help. 'In 1973, everything got into real difficulty,' Mr Siu recalled. With the oil crisis sweeping Hong Kong's economy, funding for the orchestras became ... for planning and lands, Mr Siu has played the violin for more than 50 years. He founded the Hong Kong Youth Music Society 36 years ago. Mr Siu, who will turn 63 this year, joined the government ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - HONG KONG FILM AWARDS

    Cold War wins big at Hong Kong Film Awards as The Bullet Vanishes fails

    Posted Apr 14th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip, JOLIE HO

    ... Amy Nip and Jolie Ho Sacked ICAC man Alex Tsui wins best newcomer award Crime thriller Cold War triumphed at the Hong Kong Film Awards last night, winning in nine categories. That made ... Best cinematography: Anthony Pun Yiu-ming (The Silent War) Best film editing: Kong Chi-leung, Wong Hoi (Cold War) Lifetime achievement award: Ng See-yuen ...




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