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  1. Aquarium landscapes

    Posted Aug 28th 2008, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... Mr Chow has turned his hobby into a business- he owns an aquarium shop in Tung Choi Street in Mong Kok. He says beginners can start with basic fittings such as the aquarium tank, a filter, ... to HK$30,000 for an advanced set-up. 'You need to install good-quality equipment, such as a chiller, to maintain a complex ecology in the tank, and that costs a lot,' Mr Chow says. The hobby ...

  2. A hobby with a point

    Posted Sep 18th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... It's always good to have a hobby- something you're genuinely interested in that takes you away from your chores and daily responsibilities. For me, that hobby is stamp ... Yiu Memorial College From the Editor Thank you, Ka-wa, for your charming letter. Stamp collecting is one of those hobbies which has been around a long time. And it doesn't have ...

  3. Translator expounds on her hobby horse

    Posted May 17th 2008, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... investigation. However, she has very different advice when it comes to senior colleagues such as herself. 'Find time to pursue a hobby.' Perhaps bosses in the force's civilian section just ...

  4. Spread your hobby wings

    Posted Aug 27th 2008, 12:00am by Susan Ramsay

    ... Head beyond the city limits to discover a world of feathered friends, writes Susan Ramsay Birdwatching is the hobby of studying birds. It's a good way to get outdoors, enjoy ... really need any special equipment to start out, just a good pair of eyes and a great pair of ears. People who take this hobby seriously might want to photograph the birds or record their song. ...

  5. The perfect Formula

    Posted Sep 04th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the hobby should visit small shopping centres in Yau Ma Tei and Mong Kok, many of which have shops that stock kits for Formula One car models, along with accessories required, such as paints ...

  6. Get back to nature on the farm

    Posted Aug 18th 2008, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... Garden Farm general manager Jessica Lee Man-yee runs an organic hobby farm in Sai Kung. She says hobby farming is becoming increasingly popular among urban people who have grown tired ... of the hobby farms on weekdays. 'Our members usually come to the farms on weekends or during holidays.' ...

  7. Fashionable Faye Ho would rather saddle up than dress up

    Posted Mar 24th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... is living there,' says Ho (pictured with Tang). Ho is a keen equestrian and animal lover. 'My favourite hobby is horseback riding and for that reason I've come more often to Hong Kong ... to enjoy my hobby. The schools are still open there as usual. Macau is doing better this flu season.' ...

  8. Savvy operator's perfect timing

    Posted May 23rd 2008, 12:00am by Mary Luk

    ... David Young says in order to maintain his expensive but rewarding hobby he has to set a budget he can afford, writes Mary Luk Businessman and watch collector David Young has an enviable ... imposed more than 40 per cent tax on luxury products. 'It isn't a worthwhile hobby in those places,' said Mr Young. 'For every dollar you pay, almost half goes to tax.' ...

  9. e-pal: australia

    Posted Jun 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... aggression. It also tests your ability to push yourself even when the going gets tough. Surfing is one of my favourite hobbies, even though I've only just started. I like just sitting on my board and waiting for a wave that I might be able to catch. My most exciting hobby is driving four-wheel drive cars. It's an expensive hobby because it can do a lot of damage to your car. But I love ...

  10. Debating holds the answers

    Posted Dec 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... teenagers give it a try. Wayne Chu, Hang Seng School of Commerce From the Editor Thanks for your letter, Wayne. Yes, debating is one of those hobbies that covers all areas of your language ...




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