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  1. Lift technology continues to reach new heights in HK

    Posted Oct 31st 2007, 12:00am by John Williams

    ... John Williams The sky's the limit for lift companies in Hong Kong as the city's high-rises continue to reach new heights. High-rise lift technology has changed dramatically over the years, with passengers barely noticing the difference, apart from aesthetic changes and perhaps the lack of a lift operator for those old enough to remember. Otis Elevator lays claim to being ...

  2. Staunton Street project scaled down

    Posted Nov 25th 2008, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... high-rises were planned by the URA - a 24-storey building behind the Bridges Street Market at the corner of Shing Wong and Wing Lee streets, and a 28-storey building on the corner of Aberdeen ...

  3. Architect takes dim view of groundscraper legacy

    Posted Jul 08th 2008, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong The infamous groundscraper may be gone from the drawing board, but its remnants could still spoil the view of the Central waterfront if one of the latest two concept plans for the area was chosen, a veteran architect warned yesterday. Lawmakers, conservationists and architects - speaking before consultation ends on Thursday - also criticised the plans for a lack of open ...

  4. Criteria for historic monuments sought

    Posted Aug 01st 2007, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... A long-term heritage conservation strategy is urgently needed to prevent judicial reviews on other historic buildings, say heritage experts and Antiquities Advisory Board members following the Queen's Pier saga. They called on the government to clari ...

  5. More options for pier on the table

    Posted Aug 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Danny Mok, Martin Wong, Olga Wong

    ... of assaulting police. The case was adjourned until next Tuesday for re-mention. The youngest protester, Wong Hang-chong, 17, who is known as Ah Cho, was arrested for wasting the time of police officers. ...

  6. Obsession: Wyman Wong for Pedder Red

    Posted Oct 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Trendsetter and songwriter Wyman Wong is now a shoe designer. Together with Pedder Red, Wong has designed a capsule collection featuring four different styles that pay tribute to his fashion idols, including Martin Margiela and Christophe Decarnin of Balmain. The results are fun- the heel on the Martin (left), for example, is actually a dress form, while the Christophe (right) ...

  7. Student authors unite for charity

    Posted Mar 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Wong Yat-hei Never underestimate the impact individuals can have if they are united. Last month, 17 students aged between six and 13 worked with their parents and teacher Judy Butler ... support. 'For every HK$8 that we earn from our book sales, one book written in Nepali will be put into a library or school in Nepal. I was really inspired when I read John Wood's book, ...

  8. The Planner

    Posted Jan 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and Beethoven for Lunch Time Concert Clarinettists David Wong and Sophia Long, bassoonists Karen Yeung and Judy Lin, and french horn players Sunny Cheung and Richard Ho play works by the two German composers. Jan 18, 1.15pm, St John's Cathedral, 4-8 Garden Rd, Central, free. Inquiries: 9731 3388 The Tiger Who Came to Tea ABA Productions' KidsFest presentation of a musical theatre show ...

  9. Arts

    Posted Jan 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... as an open dialogue between Nadim Abbas, Erkka Nissinen and Magdalen Wong. Daily, 10am-7pm, Osage Kwun Tong, 5/F Kian Dai Industrial Building, 73-75 Hung To Rd, Kwun Tong. Inquiries: 2793 4817. Ends ... Ticketing. Inquiries: 2547 7150 2012 Cantoria HK Cathedral Concert John Winzenburg conducts the HK Baptist University chamber choir and Baptist Brass Quintet performing works by Buxtehude, Samuel ...

  10. Let's develop the art of transparency

    Posted Jun 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... John Batten The intimacy between government officials and appointees who sit on statutory advisory boards was highlighted with the resignation of Bernard Chan as chairman ... structure to allow this arts-and-heritage facility to reach its exciting potential- free of accusations of official, non-transparent, intimacy. John Batten is president of the Hong Kong ...




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