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  1. Melodic mix

    Posted Oct 29th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Robin Kwong A rare blend of Motown and Canto-pop filled the Grand Foyer of the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, where a record 850 guests filed for the Foreign Correspondents' Club's annual charity ball. Titled 'Just My Imagination', after the Temptations' hit, the event raised a record $2.34 million for the FCC/ Po Leung Kuk Scholarship Fund ...

  2. FCC helps break down barriers while its members have a ball

    Posted Sep 25th 2004, 12:00am by Katherine Forestier

    ... Katherine Forestier Some of Hong Kong's most disadvantaged children are to get new support in language learning, thanks to the fund-raising efforts of the Foreign Correspondents Club ... with cassette tapes and CD Roms, and a laptop computer with language learning software, will visit each dormitory or small group home two nights a week,' said Matt Driskall, president of the club ...

  3. Teachers wanted in scheme to help needy

    Posted Dec 18th 2004, 12:00am by Liz Heron

    ... Liz Heron A final push is under way to recruit teachers for a $1.4 million language training programme for some of Hong Kong's most disadvantaged children. Charity Po Leung Kuk is setting up English and Putonghua language classes and storytelling sessions for 300 children in its care homes with support from the Foreign Correspondents' Club Charity Fund. The FCC raised ...

  4. Children's art captures imagination of the FCC

    Posted Apr 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... Tinnie Chow The Foreign Correspondents Club will be hosting the 'Just My Imagination' Children's Art Show today from 5.30pm to 7pm. It features 47 drawings and paintings by children from the Po Leung Kuk orphanage. It is hoped the art exhibition will go on to tour offices and public spaces to raise awareness about the work of the Po Leung Kuk, where 400 children live ...

  5. Tender is the Night

    Posted Feb 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Tender is the Night Tango ball with buffet dinner and performance by Colombian tango duo Mina and Giraldo. Today, 7.30pm-2am. Foreign Correspondents' Club, 2 Lr Albert Rd, Central. Tickets $295, $350. For more information and reservations, call 8209 0520 or visit the website www.tangotang.com ...

  6. Out Of Context

    Posted Jan 29th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Photo-journalist Steve Cray exhibits about 70 photographs taken in Iraq, Turkey, Romania, Albania, Europe, Africa, Nepal, The Philippines and Hong Kong. Foreign Correspondents' Club, 2 Lr Albert Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2521 1511. Ends Feb 17 ...

  7. Saigon Children's Charity- Photography Exhibition

    Posted Mar 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Saigon Children's Charity- Photography Exhibition An exhibition of 44 images by Vietnamese students, in aid of the Saigon Children's Charity, which teaches youngsters marketable skills, including photography. Main bar, Foreign Correspondents' Club, 2 Lr Albert Rd, Central. Inquiries: 2521 1511. Opens tomorrow. Daily, 9am-11.30am, and 3pm-5.30pm. Ends Mar 31 ...

  8. Riding the Tiger: the Hong Kong Handover Years

    Posted Jun 13th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... with English subtitles. Directed by Sze Wing-leong. Tue, 1994-June 1996; Jun 22: June 1996-July 1997; Jun 29: One Year After: 1997-1998, followed by a Q&A session with the filmmaker. Foreign Correspondents' Club, 2 Lr Albert Rd, Central. Members: $55 each or $150 for all, including snacks and one drink; non-members $75 or $225. Inquiries: 2521 1511 ...

  9. breaking the news mould

    Posted Feb 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Tinnie Chow

    ... exhibits in London and Paris. 'Out of Context' continues at the Foreign Correspondents' Club until February 17, moving to the Fringe Club in April. ...

  10. Internet search for father bears fruit

    Posted May 31st 2004, 12:00am by Kelvin Chan

    ... to be precise. There was her dad's name, quoted in the Foreign Correspondents' Club's online newsletter last August, discussing the sexual characteristics of the avocado. She got in touch with the club, they put her in touch with her dad. Mr Derrick says the contact after so many years came as 'an emotional shock'. Father and daughter have since talked by phone, a moment that he ...




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