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  1. Harbour committee weighs up three tunnel options for easing congestion

    Posted May 07th 2004, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai A section of the Eastern Corridor would have to be demolished if Hong Kong adopted a long underwater tunnel to solve traffic congestion in Wan Chai and Causeway Bay, members of the Harbourfront Enhancement Advisory Committee were told yesterday. The idea was one of three options presented by the government to the committee as it held its first meeting. The government committee ...

  2. One step at a time for good health

    Posted Jan 29th 2008, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... Rebecca Tsui Race walkers to raise money for worthy cause The 2008 MTR Hong Kong Race Walking competition is calling for applications. Residents are invited to take part in this event, on April 20, to raise funds for the Hospital Authority's Health InfoWorld initiative. Race walking is a competitive sport, recognised by the International Olympic Committee since 1904. ...

  3. Election Committee polls prove to be an expensive farce

    Posted Dec 12th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... As a permanent Hong Kong resident for more than 40 years, I did my duty on Sunday by going to the Stanley voting station armed with Education Subsector Form SE1, a poll card and my ID card. There were 31 candidates for 20 places in the subsector. Upon exa ...

  4. Soaked Olympic note crowds told: go home

    Posted Jul 15th 2008, 12:00am by Celine Sun

    ... Celine Sun Thousands of people queuing outside Bank of China branches for commemorative Olympic banknotes were last night urged to go home as heavy rain and thunderstorms struck, raising ... (Hong Kong) is issuing 4 million Olympic banknotes, with more than 2 million of them to be sold in Hong Kong. Five packages, containing one or more of the HK$20 notes, will be available ...

  5. Events

    Posted Aug 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wednesday, August 6: Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce luncheon with Josef Ackermann, the chairman of the management board and group executive committee at Deutsche Bank. Thursday, August 7: Australian Chamber of Commerce luncheon: 'Lunch with Paul Clitheroe - 2010 insights'. Island Shangri-La. Friday, August 15: American Chamber of Commerce luncheon: 'The ...

  6. Lifestyle - Health - GREAT STRIDES

    Great Strides: Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by TROY DE HAAS

    ... Hong Kong has been a very popular stopover city for athletes and teams passing by, in my experience as a sports travel manager for professional athletes. Erin Densham, Olympic bronze medallist ... October to April, when the weather is cool and dry. "If you are serious you will run all year round," says Chris Wardlaw, 62, a former Australian Olympic runner and coach who lives ...

  7. No reason for more delays

    Posted Jun 17th 2006, 12:00am by Albert Chen, Albert Cheng

    ... attempt to derail Tamar, which is going to be approved by the Finance Committee next week. I fully supported the Tamar project right from the beginning. I also suggested that the government should ... have been invited to design iconic buildings: for example, the Beijing Olympic stadium by Herzog and deMeuron, and the CCTV headquarters by Rem Koolhaas. The Tamar government headquarters ...

  8. Time to give us the buildings we need

    Posted Jun 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... incoming chief executive Leung Chun-ying's administration would do well to consider. Hong Kong's skyline is famed for its stand-out buildings, the Bank of China Tower, the International Finance Centre and HSBC's headquarters among them. Which is the most iconic is a matter of preference, but there is no argument that each enhances our city's international recognition. ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: fit for a prince

    Posted Sep 09th 2012, 12:00am by VANESSA

    ... applications are subject to a review by committee. The club's general manager, Sam Jeveons, previously with the Upper House boutique hotel in Admiralty, will be leading a seasoned team including ...

  10. The Planner

    Posted Jun 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Faust International Youth Theatre members perform plays including: Welcome to the Theatre: An Evening of Twisted Transformations and Heinous Happenings, Jun 2, 11am, Jun 3, 5pm; Sylvester ... Documentary about three Beijing taxi drivers navigating their way through a quickly changing city preparing for the 2008 Olympics. Wang Miao directs. In Putonghua with English subtitles. Jun 2, ...




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