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  1. Hong Kong Red Cross

    Posted Jun 01st 2005, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... Lau Kit Wai Where? Hong Kong Red Cross Headquarters, 33 Harcourt Road, Wan Chai. What? Established in 1950, the Hong Kong Red Cross is now a branch of the Red Cross Society of China ... Uniformed Units. Volunteers are taught about health-related issues and first aid. You can download the application form from mail.redcross.org.hk/volekd and fax back to 2772 0966 or visit ...

  2. Hong Kong Red Cross

    Posted Mar 27th 2005, 12:00am by lau kit wai

    ... Lau Kit Wai Where: Hong Kong Red Cross Headquarters, 33 Harcourt Road, Wan Chai What: Established in 1950, the Hong Kong Red Cross is now a branch of the Red Cross Society of China ... is a seventh-former at Pui Ching Middle School. He is currently the Head Section Leader of his youth unit and has been serving at the Hong Kong Red Cross for over six years. 'Many young people think ...

  3. National lessons won't skirt the sensitive issues

    Posted Aug 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kok Tsui, will not use teachers' guide The China Model, which has been sharply criticised by many teachers and parents in Hong Kong as excessively biased towards Beijing. Teachers would ... education and Chinese geography. The Hong Kong National Services Centre published The China Model, which fails to mention major events such as the June 4, 1989, crackdown in Tiananmen Square. Leung ...

  4. Health checks a hit at Senior Fair

    Posted May 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... but free medical tests attracted the most attention yesterday. People flocked to booths at the Hong Kong Senior Fair 2011 offering free tests for such conditions as cholesterol levels and blood ... Organisers of the three-day fair at the Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai expect more than 30,000 people to attend before it closes tomorrow. 'Hong Kong has one of the largest ageing ...

  5. Confidence in health secretary up

    Posted May 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the administration also rose. Dr Chow saw the biggest rise in popularity of any minister in the latest University of Hong Kong poll, up 17 percentage points to 49 per cent. His popularity is at a 15-month high. The increase follows a string of medical and drug blunders, which may have contributed to a 6 percentage point drop in his popularity last month. University of Hong Kong pollster Robert ...

  6. How long should Hong Kong's architects reach for the sky?

    Posted Oct 31st 2008, 12:00am by Violet Law

    ... Violet Law Something most Hongkongers have long taken for granted was the subject of a three-day symposium in New York. That tall- very tall- buildings can be packed into Hong Kong plots ... the verticality and density that defines Hong Kong. Host city New York might as well be the closest kindred spirit the city has among vertical metropolises in the world. After all, Central and other ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - FIRE

    Evacuation at Wan Chai Tower after fire discovered in lift machine room

    Posted Mar 11th 2014, 04:29pm by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Some 100 people evacuated and 13 lift passengers briefly trapped during lunchtime incident About 100 people were evacuated from the Wan Chai Tower at 1pm today after a fire broke out in a rooftop lift machine room of the 2 ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books - HONG KONG

    Affable history of the district at Hong Kong's heart

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by FELIPE FAZENDA

    ... Hong Kong Wan Chai Past, Wan Chai Future? by Harry Reid Self-publishing 3.5 stars Felipe Fazenda Wan Chai Past, Wan Chai Future? by Harry Reid (self-published)   Felipe Fazenda Ad man and author Harry Reid has lived, on and off, for more than 20 years in Hong Kong. He first stumbled upon Wan Chai as an impressionable youth: "I was 22 and a bachelor, and frankly ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - THE PLANNER

    Hong Kong Planner, August 14

    Posted Aug 14th 2012, 12:00am by Yvonne Teh

    ... 2526 0818. End Aug 24 Luminous Harbour: Hong Kong Contemporary Photography 2012 Cheung Wai-Lok, Chan Wai-Kwong, Ho Siu-Nam, Vincent Yu, Tse Ming-Chong, So Hing-Keung, Ho Pak-Kei and Lai Lon-Hin's photographs respond to the question "What is Hong Kong?" Tue-Sun, 11am-6pm, Lumenvisum, L2-10 Jockey Club Creative Arts Centre, 30 Pak Tin St, Shek Kip Mei. Inquiries: 3177 9159. ...

  10. Building bridges to the Hong Kong community

    Posted May 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei Winnie Chan Hiu-tung (left), assistant resident engineer at AECOM, returned to Hong Kong after completing her degree in the US. Her first task was working on the new Wan Chai ... building work on-site. Any advice for those who want to enter the industry? Learning about 10 major infrastructure projects underway in Hong Kong is the best way to find out more about engineering ...




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