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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education - INSIGHT

    How to make Hong Kong schools a hub for better health

    Posted Apr 14th 2014, 09:45am by ROBIN CHEUNG

    ... of the integrated education policy, under which special needs students are placed in mainstream schools. Hong Kong has become a regional leader regarding school health promotion On the whole, students ... but in practice, individual schools are free to choose the entry point and level of engagement. Hong Kong, fortunately, has been making its own efforts to promote school health. The Healthy School Award ...

  2. Lifestyle - Health

    Martial arts fitness craze gives Muay Thai a leg up in Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 05:49pm by Mark Sharp

    ... of Thai boxing in Hong Kong and greater awareness about its culture thanks to the internet. He reckons it's more popular than mixed martial arts because Hongkongers aren't so keen ... not always had a positive image in Hong Kong; for a long time it was associated with the criminal underbelly. Triad bosses provided makeshift gyms for new members to hang out and learn to fight. ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Hong Kong needs its leaders to lead, for once, or protests will continue

    Posted Oct 30th 2014, 05:37pm by ANSON CHAN

    ... Anson Chan Anson Chan says now more than ever, Hong Kong needs its government to step up and deliver an electoral reform plan that passes muster with its people and is acceptable to Beijing Leaders, lead The campuses of Hong Kong's universities are peppered with faculty buildings that bear the names of their generous sponsors, mostly prosperous business tycoons ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Speak freely- but choose your words carefully, Beijing warns Hong Kong politicians

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 01:32pm by Tony Cheung, JOYCE NG AND TIMMY SUNG

    ... quoted Yu, Beijing's fourth most senior official, as saying. “The CPPCC delegates, especially those from Hong Kong, can talk about or raise any issue … [and] they can continue to say freely ... Tony Cheung, Joyce Ng and Timmy Sung Hong Kong delegates to the nation’s top political advisory body can “say freely whatever they want” – but they must not call for Chief Executive Leung ...

  5. Lifestyle - Technology - HEALTH

    How Hong Kong's urban light pollution creates 'mini jet lag'

    Posted Oct 26th 2014, 05:19am by GDN

    ... be detrimental to health, and fewer of us are able to see the stars when we look up, are cities getting too bright for our own good? Hong Kong isn't alone in celebrating light. Paris is still known ... creates 'mini jet lag' Astronomer Dr Jason Pun Chun-shing of the University of Hong Kong's department of physics has been studying light pollution for nearly a decade. He says ...

  6. Comment - Insight & Opinion - LEADER

    A new front in Hong Kong's war on pollution

    Posted Oct 19th 2014, 04:31am by SCMP Editorial

    ... SCMP Editorial A new front in war on pollution Hong Kong is, as researchers studying the health effects of roadside air pollution have observed, an "ideal urban laboratory". ... generally understood. The University of Hong Kong's Hedley Environmental Index has for six years been collating data to track the health and financial costs of air pollution to our city; ...

  7. Business - Companies - LISTINGS

    Austar Lifesciences seeks HK$390m in Hong Kong flotation

    Posted Oct 28th 2014, 10:58am by Toh Han Shih

    ... Toh Han Shih hanshih.toh@scmp.com Austar Lifesciences eyes HK$390m in offering Austar Lifesciences plans to raise up to HK$390 million in an initial public offering in Hong Kong. Austar, which provides engineering services to Chinese pharmaceutical firms, aimed to issue 125 million shares, of which 12.5 million would be offered in Hong Kong and 112.5 million placed ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Greater discrimination protection will benefit all in Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 27th 2014, 01:31pm by YORK CHOW

    ... legislation does not cover the right to marry in Hong Kong. It is worth bearing in mind that the review is much bigger and more far-reaching than these two issues. We have come a long way ... York Chow York Chow says too many misconceptions remain about aspects of ongoing Hong Kong law review More protection against discrimination will benefit everyone in our society In July, ...

  9. Property - Hong Kong & China - RETAILING

    Warehouse rents in Hong Kong keep pace with shop lease costs

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 04:37am by TIFFANY AP

    ... period," said Marcos Chan, head of research for CBRE Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan. The surge is the product of tight supply of warehousing space. A vacancy rate of 4 per cent in warehousing is effectively full capacity, CBRE said, but Hong Kong's rate has been below 1 per cent since June. In the last 10 years, retail sales have ballooned 186 per cent thanks to robust demand from ...

  10. Property - Hong Kong & China - INVESTMENT

    Government measures dim Hong Kong’s property investment appeal

    Posted Oct 28th 2014, 09:30am by Langi Chiang

    ... double stamp duty are keeping real estate investors away from Hong Kong's office market, say industry executives, while Japan and Australia have become favoured alternatives in Asia-Pacific. ... in Non-Listed Real Estate Vehicles. Tight supply in the absence of strong demand growth would keep Hong Kong's office market flat or even push it slightly downwards, said the association's ...




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