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  1. News - Hong Kong - ROAD SAFETY

    Hong Kong experts say cushions can fix flawed flyover dividers

    Posted Sep 25th 2012, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... accidents- complied with established practices and guidelines. They have no plans to add new safety measures at this time. However, Lo Kok-keung, from Polytechnic University's department ... roads," the engineer said. The cab plunged about 10 metres down and landed on its roof, trapping 55-year-old driver Wong Siu-kong inside. He was declared dead at the scene. A police officer said ...

  2. PolyU offers new master's degree in nursing

    Posted Nov 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Liz Gooch

    ... to be jointly offered by Polytechnic University School of Nursing and the Hong Kong Sanatorium and Hospital, will help students to qualify as registered nurses. Head of PolyU's school of nursing Samantha Pang Mei-tze said the new programme was modelled on postgraduate nursing courses at renowned universities in North America. The programme, which will take three years to complete, ...


    Pellets spill during typhoon sparked big volunteer clean-up on Hong Kong beaches

    Posted Aug 19th 2012, 12:00am by Martin Williams

    ... for plastic bottles. Professor Rudolph Wu Shiu-sun, director of the University of Hong Kong's school of biological sciences, said the pellets were unlikely to have a disastrous effect. Similarly, ... The flood of pellets during a typhoon was overhyped, but it did prompt thousands of volunteers to clean up Hong Kong beaches- and send a signal to officials Plastic spill pricks ...

  4. University student arrested in connection with crash

    Posted Jun 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... has had an impact on Shenzhen-based electric vehicle manufacturer BYD's share price, which has fallen by nearly 3 per cent on the mainland and more than 7 per cent in Hong Kong since ... Sally Wang sally.wang@scmp.com Shenzhen police have arrested a university student suspected of helping a drunk driver flee the scene of a crash on May 26 that caused an electric taxi ...

  5. Pump station design key to end floods

    Posted Aug 22nd 2006, 12:00am by Audrey Parwani

    ... at Polytechnic University began working with the government in February on testing and refining the design of the $220 million station, associate professor Onyx Wai Wing-hong said. The system sends ... Audrey Parwani System to prevent inundation of Sheung Wan streets Polytechnic University engineers have refined the design for the Sheung Wan pumping station, which the government hopes ...

  6. Hong Kong expertise can aid rail crash investigation

    Posted Aug 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... the make-up of the investigative unit smacks of an official self-investigation, and therefore lacks street credibility. In Hong Kong, it is common to hold an independent inquiry after an incident. The demand for something similar is now coming not just from Hong Kong people, but also from mainlanders. One law professor at Peking University has called for the setting up of a committee ...

  7. University students raise HK$20,000 for needy Africans

    Posted Nov 05th 2007, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... Rebecca Tsui Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) students fasted for 12 hours to experience hunger during a charity event they organised to raise funds for people in Africa last month. ... comforts, while people in Swaziland suffer from drought, hunger and disease every day. The students helped raise funds to support the work of World Vision of Hong Kong, which helps the needy ...

  8. News - Hong Kong

    Egypt balloon crash bodies flown back to Hong Kong

    Posted Mar 11th 2013, 07:48pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse The bodies of nine Hong Kong people who were among the 19 killed in a hot air balloon tragedy in Egypt last month were flown back to Hong Kong on Monday. The bodies of the five women and four men have arrived in Hong Kong and will be transferred to a public mortuary, a government spokeswoman said. The balloon was carrying 21 people at an altitude of 300 metres ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - TRAGEDY IN EGYPT

    Relatives of Hong Kong balloon victims gather at crash site in Egypt

    Posted Mar 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip in Luxor amy.nip@scmp.com Hong Kong mourners perform rituals and lay white chrysanthemums in field where loved ones died after viewing debris from explosion Grief of families at balloon crash site Relatives of the nine Hong Kong tourists who died in last week's hot-air balloon explosion made a tearful pilgrimage to the site of the disaster in Egypt yesterday. ...

  10. Critics at the wheel

    Posted Feb 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... or pedestrians. Hung Wing-tat, associate professor of civil and structural engineering at Polytechnic University, says cross-border drivers should be required to have driving experience in Hong Kong ... Wong Yat-hei More mainland vehicles will soon be roaming the streets of Hong Kong as city and Guangdong officials work out the details of a quota programme for cross-border cars. ...




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