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  1. Fans are a cool solution

    Posted Jun 03rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... As summer heats up the city, there is another way of cooling your home without the resulting exorbitant power bills and environmental damage caused by air conditioning. Fans are becoming ... running a fan for 24 hours costs the same as having the air conditioning on for one hour. 'Fans use less than a 100-watt light bulb in power,' McBride explains. 'They also cool ...

  2. On with the show

    Posted Feb 15th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sharp suits, Dr. Who scarves, Hasidic Jews, pole dancers, football stars and silver duct tape: it was business as unusual at the men's collections in Milan and Paris last month, where designers unveiled their visions for autumn. Here's every-thi ...

  3. Heat is on

    Posted Aug 21st 2006, 12:00am by Richard Castka

    ... Richard Castka Athletes battle the brutally hot and humid conditions as air pollution put paid to any hopes of fast times in yesterday's Chung Hing Cup at Tsuen Wan that saw Chan ... runner said: 'I might as well take up smoking two packs a day as run in such filthy air.' Chan, 22, was well supported by his Tsuen Wan AC teammates in the early part of the race ...

  4. 'Forget the smog, heat's the worry'

    Posted Apr 18th 2008, 12:00am by Peter Simpson

    ... be more of a threat at the Olympics and that Beijing's air quality have been exaggerated. 'The pollution could affect the results, but I believe heat and humidity will have a bigger ... the Italian gave the beleaguered Beijing Olympic organisers another welcome confidence boost. 'I don't think that running one race in these conditions would have any effect on your ...

  5. Heat is on HK to beat Philippines

    Posted Apr 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... Three next year. 'It will be like a sauna. We have learned that the indoor courts will have no air-conditioning and it will be very hot. And playing on slow clay courts will make it much ... Alvin Sallay The heat will be on Hong Kong's Davis Cup squad when they meet the Philippines in 'sauna-like'' conditions on an indoor clay court in Manila starting next ...

  6. Heat is on as Europeans arrive for pre-Games equestrian event

    Posted Jul 29th 2007, 12:00am by Martin Wong, Melanie Ho

    ... for the August 11-13 event- said observing the animals and riders under these conditions was the contingent's main aim. 'That's the biggest problem for us- that it's very hot ... with the rest due to arrive next week. 'The horses got off the plane in very good condition,' said John Ridley, the head of racing operations for the Hong Kong Jockey Club. 'It was very ...

  7. Home conditions 'favour Asians'

    Posted Feb 16th 2006, 12:00am by James Tu

    ... James Tu Zhang Lianwei believes home advantage will be a key factor for Asian players when the Maybank Malaysian Open tees off today. He cites the heat, course conditions and even food ... always play well here. 'The heat is a factor and Asian players are used to it. Asians are more determined to play well in these events and we adapt better to the heat.' This week's ...

  8. The heat is on as playoffs begin

    Posted Aug 17th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... teams have progressed to the playoffs. From the boys' under-19 division, Team Force, Team Flight, Team Air Max and Team Air Zoom have qualified. Among the girls, Lady Tuned Air and Lady Flight will battle for the honours. In the boys' under-16 section, Junior Uptempo, Junior Air Zoom, Junior Air Max and Junior Turbulence will fight for a place in the finals. Today's ...

  9. TVB turns up heat in row over Olympics

    Posted Jul 10th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of Olympic Games coverage is made available on free to air television across the territory. The IOC is committed to delivering this coverage in Hong Kong'. i-Cable, which secured the rights to broadcast the games earlier, said negotiations were up in the air because ATV broadcasted widely in the Pearl Delta region and may infringe the mainland stations' exclusive rights to show ...

  10. Williams prevails in 'worst conditions ever'

    Posted Oct 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Richard Castka

    ... The final 5km of this year's Standard Chartered Marathon were the coldest and most miserable conditions I can ever remember, but today was the absolute worst for heat and humidity.' ... Richard Castka Race winner Mark Williams described the stifling conditions for yesterday's 10km Lok Wah Cup at Ma On Shan as 'the worst conditions I've ever raced in'. ...




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