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  1. Tragedy focus of movie

    Posted Mar 07th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau A film dedicated to the memory of a student who died after suffering from anorexia will be shown tomorrow. The film, showing on International Women's Day, is one of three poignant pieces created by students in a programme aimed at increasing awareness of gender issues. The screening is the culmination of a five-month workshop co-organised by the Women's ...

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    Turning junk into gold: Business booms for Hong Kong vintage goods collectors

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:44am by Elaine Yau

    ... as forgeries. Later, a Chinese University professor authenticated it and I sold it for HK$400,000." Another enthusiast of vintage curios is Mido Dhillon. Born in Hong Kong and fluent in Cantonese, ... and whatever, it lessened their workload." Hong Kong's throwaway culture is an added bonus. Fung says he often gets calls from people wanting rid of old belongings when they refurbish or move ...

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    Veteran entertainer Lawrence Cheng returns to directing after 20-year break

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 12:10am by Elaine Yau

    ... to Canada, where he and his wife focused on raising their daughters, Zaneta and Amanda. They returned to Hong Kong after four years as the girls entered university. Nowadays, people say ‘let’s break ... features. "Hong Kong has a lot of beautiful places but the government keeps destroying them," Cheng says. He has also worked some transformative magic on sultry actress Chrissie Chau, ...

  4. College set for Sha Tau Kok site

    Posted Mar 21st 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... in Northern District. International College Hong Kong will open in September on the 8,000 square metre site of the former Sha Tau Kok Government Secondary School. It will offer classes from Form Seven to 10, with the aim of providing Form 13 classes in 2012. The college will admit primary graduates from Hong Lok Yuen International School, Japanese International School and Kingston ...

  5. Students showcase their climate change ideas

    Posted Oct 18th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... from the HK & KLN Kaifong Women's Association Sun Fong Chung College. British journalist and environmentalist Oliver Tickell was invited by the council to talk about his experience in dealing with climate issues. Tickell, who came up with the idea of Kyoto2- a possible successor to the Kyoto Protocol- made a list of green suggestions for the city. 'Hong Kong should limit ...

  6. Northern charms

    Posted Aug 27th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... as self-obsessed, shallow types who are indifferent to world affairs, says Au, founder of Sharon Au Wedding Consultants. 'Many just like to play video games and are insensitive to women's ... six years ago there were just a handful of Hong Kong women seeking her company's services to meet mainlanders. That number has since swelled to 80 women. 'In the past, most were ...

  7. Families door-knock in desperate bid for elite Form One places

    Posted Jul 08th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... in Hong Kong to conduct classes in English. Cheng Ka-man, 12, from CCC Heep Woh Primary School, said she was upset that she got assigned to a Chinese-medium school in Tai Kok Tsui. 'I love ... HK$3,000 per month nurturing his interests, including piano,' she said. Leung Shing-hei, 11, secured a place at Wah Yan College Hong Kong in Wan Chai. 'I was so anxious ...

  8. All aboard for greater autonomy

    Posted Jun 13th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... decisions than traditional aided government schools. According to information provided by the Education Bureau, there are now 81 DSS primary and secondary schools in Hong Kong. Schools in the scheme ... recent years. Ying Wa College was one of the four secondary schools to join the DSS club last year. School principal Roger Lee Chee-wah said the enhanced autonomy allowed it to lay down more ...

  9. High-flying dreams

    Posted Jul 13th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... completion of the course. A course in flying fixed-wing aircraft and helicopter offered by the School of Continuing & Professional Studies of the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) allows ... says Mr Wong. Simon Chak Kam-wah, instructor for the helicopter private pilot license ground course offered by Hong Kong University of Science and Technology's College of Lifelong ...

  10. Changes in school language policy to be unveiled on Friday

    Posted May 27th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... 'By implementing this policy, the government is boosting English learning at the expense of students' understanding of knowledge,' Mr Cheung said. Liu Ah-chuen, chairman of Hong Kong ... will end strict segregation of schools into Chinese and English streams and allow Chinese-medium schools to set aside a quarter of their lesson time for 'extended learning activities conducted ...




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