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  1. What's on in Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 19th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Starry night Friends of the Earth and International Year of Astronomy 2009 Hong Kong League are co-organising an event called Dim It, Brighten Up at 8pm on Sunday. Buildings on the harbour front will turn off their lights, and telescopes will be set up on the Avenue of the Stars in Tsim Sha Tsui to allow star-gazing. Take your dad there for Father's Day! History reflected ...

  2. A heavenly night for star-gazers

    Posted Feb 19th 2009, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... their lights for two hours beginning at 8pm. The campaign, launched last year, is organised by Friends of the Earth (Hong Kong). This year, the green group will join hands with the International Year of Astronomy 2009 Hong Kong League to host a sidewalk star-gazing activity in Tsim Sha Tsui. The public will be able to use the telescopes set up on the Avenue of Stars that day. A Friends of the Earth ...

  3. What's on in Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Dark party Observe Earth Hour 2010 with WWF at the Avenue of Stars, Tsim Sha Tsui, tomorrow evening. From 5pm, you can take part in various eco-friendly activities and games, and watch performances by the Earth Hour ambassadors and a cappella groups. Then count down to Earth Hour, which starts at 8.30pm, and watch as the iconic buildings along Victoria Harbour turn out their lights. ...

  4. A big splash of waste

    Posted Aug 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... May-ling, chief executive of Friends of the Earth, called for a full disclosure of the audit results. 'This will introduce a healthy competition among the pools to reduce consumption,' she ...

  5. Hilary Tsui's fashion boutique gets by with a little help from her celebrity friends

    Posted May 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with celebrity friends including singer Lillian Ho Ka-lei (far left), Yumiko Cheng Hei-yee (second left), Kimbee Chan (centre) and actress Josie Ho Chiu-yee (right) who all came in rainbow-coloured ... family.' Tsui's starlet friends certainly helped her business. Ho bought clothes worth HK$50,000 from the shop. 'Every time I come here I buy enough clothes to last me for a whole ...

  6. Two years on, family and friends still hope to find missing Canadian

    Posted Nov 14th 2010, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... There has been no cellphone or bank-account activity since her disappearance. Ashekian's family and friends have still not given up hope, however. 'I check in regularly with the senior ...

  7. 'Thermal criminals' turn heat up but many chill out

    Posted Jun 28th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... up the heat, while the criticism has others hot under the collar. The response follows a survey by Friends of the Earth that found temperatures as low as 16 degrees in places as diverse ... on the green group's temperature data. Star Ferry spokesman Johnny Leung Dik-hing challenged the 'standards' used by Friends of the Earth, which said temperatures on the ferries were 18 ...

  8. Business - China Business - MR. SHANGKONG

    Hotlines spring up for China VIPs to buy luxury goods amid anti-graft drive

    Posted Jul 22nd 2013, 12:00am by George Chen

    ... - didn't look busy at all. They were almost empty. I asked my friends how these shops survived in such circumstances. Some laughed at me, joking that I had been away from Shanghai for too long, ... They use the internet or browse the product catalogue that are sent to VIPs on mailing lists. One of my friends in Shanghai's retail business said many of those luxury shops' hotlines ...

  9. Family and friends remember shot constable

    Posted Apr 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter The family and friends of Tsui Po-ko, the policeman suspected of killing a colleague in last month's Tsim Sha Tsui shoot-out, held a vigil for him ahead of his funeral ... the view of reporters. Tsui's family said the vigil was restricted to relatives and friends of the 35-year-old, a 13-year veteran of the force who was serving on North Lantau at the time ...

  10. Young friends take to stage

    Posted Aug 18th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jessie Hui Young Friends of the Hong Kong Arts Festival will stage four public performances to show what they have learned after attending a series of drama workshops. The scheme attracted 180 secondary schools and 22 tertiary institutions this year, bringing top-quality performances and workshops to more than 5,700 students. In the upcoming public shows, the Young Friends ...




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