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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    'Living dictionary' keeps family history, culture and language alive

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 05:02am by ANNEMARIE EVANS

    ... Annemarie Evans 'Living dictionary' keeps family history, culture and language alive Robert Hau Kun-sun can trace back his family's ancestry an incredible 28 generations. He takes pride in showing visitors, including hundreds of schoolchildren every year, village life in the New Territories, where the Hau family has lived for centuries. Hau has converted a village ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1586060/living-dictionary-keeps-family-history-culture-and-language-alive
  2. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Give my family breathing space, says Leung Chun-ying after daughter's ordeal

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 05:41am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Jeffie Lam jeffie.lam@scmp.com Leung pleads for space after daughter's ordeal Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying has asked the public to give his family breathing space after one of his ... right now is a quiet environment. It's not easy to be the daughter of a public figure. "I hope people who care about Chai-yan could leave some space … to her and my family ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1542675/give-my-family-breathing-space-says-leung-chun-ying-after-daughters
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    Tai O is losing its taste for century-old shrimp paste flavour

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 04:35am by FANNY FUNG

    ... O. Now, only two remain," said Cheng Kai-keung, 59, who started working in his family's factory as a child. Even as the craft disappears from fishing communities across the city, ... To survive under the new law, Cheng moved his production line to the Guangdong cities of Yangjiang and Taishan, leaving only the final processing steps for himself and his wife at the family ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1593980/tai-o-losing-its-taste-century-old-shrimp-paste-flavour
  4. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Families may be spared moving ashes of loved ones from unlicensed columbaria

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 06:30pm by LO WEI

    ... apply for a licence and cannot sell or lease niches during the grace period. Operators that close down will have to contact families to collect their ancestors' ashes and follow required ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1535622/families-may-be-spared-moving-ashes-loved-ones-unlicensed-columbaria
  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Fishing heritage may be the one that got away

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 06:29am by Vivienne Chow

    ... proportion of the city's HK$2.02 trillion gross domestic product last year. It produces 155,000 tonnes of seafood- either captured or cultivated- every year. Lai's family has been fishing in the South China Sea for generations. Originally from the Man Shan Islands in the Pearl River Delta, his great grandfather moved the family to Cheung Chau. As a child, Lai spent a lot of time at sea, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1592493/fishing-heritage-may-be-one-got-away
  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Hong Kong's domestic helpers 'should be paid HK$4,500 a month'

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 04:12am by Phila Siu

    ... to their families back home. Lestari sends HK$1,500 to her family in Indonesia every month. She then pays HK$600 for food, HK$500 for transport, and HK$300 for toiletries. Last month, agencies supplying ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1588860/were-not-cheap-labour-says-maids-group
  7. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Cut in minimum working hours to give more families low-income benefits

    Posted May 24th 2014, 03:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com More families to qualify for low-income benefits The minimum working hours to qualify for a low-income family subsidy are to be lowered by 16 hours ... 61,000 families to the list of those qualifying. "This is our absolute baseline, taking into account its effects on the labour market as well," Secretary for Labour and Welfare Matthew ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1519091/cut-minimum-working-hours-give-more-families-low-income-benefits
  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Unable to speak, cerebral palsy youth finds a voice through photography

    Posted Sep 05th 2014, 03:55am by SARAH KARACS

    ... with his thoughts on life, family, God and the soul. He calls the work Listen to Hoi. Kwok cannot speak. He was born with spastic cerebral palsy and does not have control of the muscles that enable ... family thought he would never be able to communicate, having been misdiagnosed as severely mentally handicapped. "Teachers noticed he was different from his classmates," his mother Kwok ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1585281/unable-speak-cerebral-palsy-youth-finds-voice-through-photography
  9. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Disabled groups defying the odds to dance to a different tune

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 04:49am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... from friends and family. "I've become an advocate for the disabled now," she said, adding that Korea's financial support for disabled people and their carers were ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1589490/disabled-groups-defying-odds-dance-different-tune
  10. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Policing career is a dream come true

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 04:12am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... in Hong Kong after arriving from Pakistan with his family when he was six months old, Hussain speaks fluent Cantonese. But like most non-ethnic-Chinese children who do not go to mainstream local ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1588898/policing-career-dream-come-true

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