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  1. Shy activist finally embraces the light

    Posted Dec 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung's free-hug campaign was one of many events to mark World Aids Day throughout the city. The Hong Kong Aids Foundation held three activities to promote awareness of HIV/Aids and encourage care ...

  2. Landlords line up for HK$200m Sars payout

    Posted Jan 11th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, the writ stated. On March 15, 2003, the World Health Organisation issued a global alert for travel to Hong Kong. As a result many countries, including Thailand, ... Yvonne Tsui Writ claims insurers liable for far more than compensation cash already paid Some of Hong Kong's major hotels and developers are among claimants seeking HK$200 million ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Government issues warnings over Falun Gong 'banner war'

    Posted Apr 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... group. "It is like they are promoting the Cultural Revolution in Hong Kong," she said. Lam Kwok-on, the Youth Care Association's spokesman, said his group had put up so many ... yesterday that it would issue warnings to those who put up unauthorised banners. The banners would be cleared and the cost of removal would be borne by the offenders. Criminal prosecution was also ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, August 23, 2012

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... if it involved the destruction of a historically important bus terminus. Conservation of this terminus is important because it is part of the collective memory of Hong Kong citizens, having been ... awareness about this issue. Its campaign gained momentum and consequently many people lobbied against the redevelopment plan. I am glad officials finally took note of these dissenting voices. Hong ...

  5. Celebration of Hong Kong's children

    Posted Jul 10th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by Jessie Hui The Boys' and Girls' Clubs Association of Hong Kong (BGCA) is celebrating its 70th anniversary this month by hosting an exhibition at the Museum of History in Tsim ... it has focused on services and projects dealing with children's issues, such as poverty, mental health, family support, reading, moral education and career development. At the same time, ...

  6. Letters

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... responsibility. Liu Ngar-fun, Sha Tin How can children buy iBonds? Hong Kong ID card holders have been invited to apply for iBonds issued by the Monetary Authority. My 13-year-old triplets are ID card ... behaviour, turning patients away is morally reprehensible. Hong Kong Sanatorium and Hospital, what 'business' do you think you are operating? Will you next turn away psychotic patients ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CHARITY

    Numbers surge at Beat the Banana race in TST

    Posted Mar 18th 2013, 12:00am by Christy Choi, JOLIE HO

    ... the five-year-old dressed as a banana for the 1km children's race in the annual Beat the Banana charity run. It was the eighth year of "Hong Kong's wackiest race" which raises money for awareness about cancer prevention. "With childhood obesity so common in Hong Kong, we wanted kids to learn to love running from a young age," said Ady Leung Mo-ha, the general manager ...

  8. Silence from noise critics speaks to music festival's low impact on residents

    Posted Dec 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of a Hong Kong street at night to be about 70 decibels. These calculations are based on the sound source pointing directly towards Tsim Sha Tsui. When you take into account the fact ... 'Finally Hong Kong has a credible outdoor music and arts festival'. Having performed at many festivals around the world, our international artists mentioned that Clockenflap ranked highly ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - SPORT

    Hong Kong media's questions for China medallists have political spin

    Posted Aug 25th 2012, 12:00am by Johnny Tam, HELEN YU

    ... the London Olympics arrived in Hong Kong yesterday to a politically charged reception as the local media grilled them about national education and reports that hurdler Liu Xiang's injury ... record-holder, Sun Yang, 20, said Hong Kong and China were one nation. "I think if we can merge some of our ways and components of education into Hong Kong, it can advance both sides and the future ...

  10. letters

    Posted Dec 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... Law can save our health and society Air pollution is getting worse in Hong Kong. To tackle the problem, the Motor Vehicle Idling (Fixed Penalty) Bill came into force on December 15. Under ... problems. If we had better air quality, they would be more likely to stay in Hong Kong. Ronnie Wu Cut down on Christmas waste What comes to your mind when you hear the word 'Christmas'? ...




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