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  1. Teenager drowns while fishing near border

    Posted Jun 24th 2010, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo A 17-year-old who could not swim drowned while fishing with two friends at a river near the border in Ta Kwu Ling yesterday. Siu Chun-wai, a Form Five student at Fung Kai Liu Man Shek Tong Secondary School, began fishing with two 16-year-old schoolmates on the Ng Tung River, outside Hung Kiu San Tsuen, at about noon. He is believed to have lost his balance ...

  2. Break for the border

    Posted Mar 12th 2009, 12:00am by Mathew Scott

    ... don't play at all. That's why we're starting to seek more shows on the mainland.' Hong Kong's regular Underground nights have given Unixx's fan base a chance to keep ... them there's an audience for Hong Kong bands. 'There are a lot more venues and if you go up to Beijing and see the scene up there, it blows you away,' says Yung. 'It could ...

  3. Movie-makers show way to cross-border success

    Posted Dec 09th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... the future of Hong Kong's film industry depends on putting some mainland appeal into its projects from the start. The recent exemption of Hong Kong films from the yearly 20-film quota imposed on foreign movies will surely encourage local movie studios to move in this direction. If the Infernal Affairs trilogy symbolises the potential for Hong Kong's film industry to succeed ...

  4. Welfare chief cautious about cross-border 'fruit money'

    Posted Jun 04th 2008, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... the allowance. A result was expected by the end of this year, he said. 'If the recipient does not reside in Hong Kong, how can we ascertain if he's still alive and that the allowance ... stay in Hong Kong for at least 240 days every year to qualify for the allowance. Also dubbed 'fruit money', the allowance ranges from HK$625 to HK$705 per month. The oldest person ...

  5. Man 'sneaked over border to kill'

    Posted Jun 24th 2006, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... to the street by the sound of the shots. She allegedly looked down and saw Yan riding away. Immigration records show Yan left Hong Kong the night before the killing. But the prosecution claims that once on the mainland, he sneaked back across the border to commit the crime then slipped out again. He officially re-entered Hong Kong on October 10. No motive for the killing has been suggested and in, several ...

  6. Swine fever crosses border

    Posted Jun 30th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to communicate in Putonghua and we had to have a translator with us all the time,' she explains. Mak is a graphic design graduate of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University whose first job after graduation was as a graphic designer at the Hong Kong Arts Centre. A year later she became a full-time illustrator, working with her partner Brian Tse Lap-man and creating her first porcine cartoon ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CINEMA

    Fund fails young movie makers, says Hong Kong film community amid calls for overhaul

    Posted Sep 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... to further their filmmaking careers," said Winnie Tsang Lai-fun, managing director of film company Golden Scene. "It also helps a new generation of Hong Kong films maintain their international exposure, so that the world knows what Hong Kong cinema is up to. You can't keep talking about Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan or other well-established names," added Tsang, also a member ...

  8. Hong Kong pair face uphill battle in GP qualifying

    Posted May 13th 2006, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... Meryl Chow and Unus Alladin Two of Hong Kong's top riders have a battle on their hands in Shanghai today to qualify for the main races in their respective categories Chow Ho-wan, ... father took him across the border to race in scooters in Shenzhen. Since taking up the sport, he has finished second, third, fourth and fifth in the ACM Trophy in Macau- dominated this past ...

  9. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Ace of pace: 'In Hong Kong, people are always on the run', says Monica Chen Yi-ping

    Posted Nov 07th 2012, 12:00am by VICTORIA IP

    ... Victoria Ip Model-turned-entrepreneur divides her time between Hong Kong and Taiwan Ace of pace For Taiwanese model-turned-entrepreneur Monica Chen Yi-ping, there is nothing more important ... time between Hong Kong and Taiwan. "Hong Kong's pace can be overwhelming and Taiwan, where I spend five to seven days every month, reminds me to do things at my own pace," she ...

  10. Comment - Letters

    Golden age of Hong Kong movies long gone

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... Ailing film industry needs financial help from government Last year, Perry Lam wrote a book titled Once A Hero: The Vanishing Hong Kong Cinema. In it he explains why the Hong Kong film ... audience. These directors played a pivotal role during the golden age of the Hong Kong film industry. Its achievements were internationally recognised with stars such as Jackie Chan, Chow Yun-fat ...




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