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  1. Money tight, air dirty but people are happy

    Posted Aug 29th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... two-thirds say they are happy and believe their lives will get better, according to a Citibank poll of 515 people aged 25 to 60 with monthly incomes of more than HK$20,000 or liquid assets of HK$100,000 to HK$1 million. The bank said the survey also showed many respondents devoted little or no time to personal financial matters. Twenty-four per cent said they spent less than half an hour ...

  2. Spreading joy and happiness, one step at a time

    Posted Feb 09th 2009, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... encouraging and that was really great. 'I didn't have any difficulties during the race and finished in one hour and nine minutes, which is amazing for me because I had never run so ...

  3. Happy country has reasons to smile

    Posted Apr 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... tops global happiness indexes, including a United Nations survey conducted this month. It's not simply being prosperous that puts its citizens in a good mood. Although political freedom, ...

  4. North Korean 'happiness' study puts Chinese top

    Posted Jun 02nd 2011, 12:00am

    ... miserable. The 'Global Happiness Index' report- released in an apparent response to a similar league table produced by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development last week- ... as an alternative to league tables relying solely on GDP. The measurement of happiness is always controversial. Last month, Hong Kong was ranked the most competitive but among the least happy cities ...

  5. We can all help

    Posted Mar 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... in Hong Kong are showing concern for the health of our planet, however. Some 2.5 million are expected to take part in this year's Earth Hour on March 31, when the lights of buildings on both sides of Victoria Harbour will join many homes in being switched off for an hour. We can go beyond that, and every home can contribute to a sustainable future. Power consumption means carbon ...

  6. Davies uses home advantage to win 100k trail race

    Posted Jan 17th 2011, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... course in under 12 hours. The Hong Kong resident became the city's first solo 100k ultra endurance race champion, finishing in 11 hours, 48 minutes and 10 seconds. 'To be honest I didn't expect to win. I am very happy with my time. I was hoping to beat 12 hours and I did,' said Davies, 36, who used his home knowledge of the course to maximum effect. 'A 100k race ...

  7. Happiness on tap

    Posted Nov 15th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clara Mak While some find happiness elusive, Charlene Choi Cheuk-yin of the pop group Twins says it's easy to find. 'It's super easy for me to be happy. Just sleeping and eating can make me happy,' said Choi. The 25-year-old recently visited Denmark, which was found to be the 'happiest place on Earth' in a University of Leicester study in 2006, ...

  8. Help within hours for Britons caught in regional disasters

    Posted Aug 08th 2005, 12:00am by Norma Connolly

    ... Kong to train rapid deployment teams to help its citizens when disasters strike the region. With it taking emergency teams from London up to 24 hours or more to reach some Asian destinations, the consulate is setting up four teams of eight consular staff to send to disaster zones within six hours of an alert. An estimated 200,000 British citizens are living in or visiting Hong Kong, ...

  9. Islanders bank on tusks and taro in pursuit of happiness

    Posted Jan 02nd 2008, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... Vanuatu was nominated the world's happiest country in a 2006 Happy Planet Index, compiled by the New Economics Foundation alternative think-tank. The index of 178 nations ranked China ...

  10. Manulife happy to give charity for the elderly a helping hand

    Posted Dec 10th 2006, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... by Lyndon Choi, a volunteer with Helping Hand, dressed as Santa Claus. Helping Hand executive director Bella Luk said: 'Manulife has brought joy and happiness to our elderly who can feel ...




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