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  1. Ready for action

    Posted Jun 04th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... a night out in Lan Kwai Fong or Wan Chai will also be the first time they can drink legally, as the legal drinking age in the US is 21. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Regular drinkers had first taste of alcohol early

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... worked at a bar, and of those 78 per cent started their first bar job before they turned 18- the legal drinking age- and 22.5 per cent did so before they turned 15- the legal working age ... for at least two months at some point prior to questioning. Ninety-seven per cent of those surveyed said they had their first alcoholic drink before they turned 18. The median age at which they did so ...

  3. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Powdered alcohol product Palcohol set for launch in the United States

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 11:06pm by AFP

    ... European countries. The company said the product would be sold to people of legal drinking age and could even be sprinkled on food. "Think of Palcohol as liquor... just in powder form. ... there in the coming months. Palcohol is made by Lipsmark in the state of Arizona and will come in six varieties of single-drink pouches, the company website says. Drinkers can stir in simple water for a shot ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Justin Bieber apologises to Bill Clinton after restaurant incident

    Posted Jul 13th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... The legal drinking age in the US is 21. "Neither Justin nor anyone affiliated with Bodi broke any laws," the statement said. "We believe this matter amounts to a simple ...

  5. News - China Insider - CHINA DIGEST

    Stabbing death after cat abused; armed bank robber forced to wait; student repels sex attacker using taekwondo

    Posted Nov 28th 2014, 05:26am by Staff Reporter

    ... Fujian Drink-driver 'protected' Communist Party officials have blocked attempts to arrest a cadre for alleged drink-driving and insulting police officers, the China Youth Daily ... after quarrelling with his wife, the Southern Metropolis Daily reports. The man, 27, refused to come down and release his sons, aged three and six, but he was finally persuaded after he spoke ...

  6. News - Asia - TOBACCO

    India plans to restrict cigarette sales to those aged at least 25

    Posted Nov 27th 2014, 02:37am by AFP

    ... step towards stopping nearly one million tobacco-related deaths a year. India, with a population of 1.2 billion, would have the world's highest minimum legal age for buying cigarettes ... Agence France-Presse in New Delhi Expert panel proposes cigarette sales be restricted to those aged at least 25, the highest in the world, and that trade in single sticks be banned India ...

  7. Quality control: The good deals to be made in home furnishing

    Posted Nov 28th 2014, 09:17am

    ... In the meantime, it is much more satisfying to be surrounded by beautiful things. Drinking from Waterford and eating off Wedgwood with Oneida silverware lends a certain graciousness to everyday living. ... a true antique and has potential for value growth. How much you pay for a collectible carpet depends on its size, quality, age, condition and rarity. Buy the best you can afford but don't ...

  8. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    Shek Kwu Chau incinerator requires careful look

    Posted Nov 28th 2014, 04:35am by Howard Winn

    ... accidents; deterring drink and drug driving, speeding and illegal road racing; and promoting safe cycling. There are four levels of traffic enforcement in STEP ranging from arrest to summons, fixed penalty tickets and verbal warnings. Police are also able to "exercise their discretion" when the offender is aged under 16 or over 60; the offence is of a trivial nature; the offender ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL - DAY 60

    Lawyers question police clearance of Mong Kok protest site

    Posted Nov 27th 2014, 04:04am by Stuart Lau, Tony Cheung and Samuel Chan

    ... at least 148 people were arrested in what pan-democrats called questionable circumstances. Police also raised legal eyebrows when they arrested three volunteers carrying materials from Mong Kok ... is in effect a clearance". Legal-sector lawmaker Dennis Kwok said police had failed to comply with the court's instruction. "I think the police action has not followed the procedures... ...

  10. News - China Insider - CHINA DIGEST

    Drone sparks military alert; taxi driver saves suicidal woman- three times

    Posted Nov 27th 2014, 03:58am by WU NAN

    ... of 18 offences. On one occasion he is said to have taken 3.3 million yuan. Zhao used to be a reporter on a legal programme on the network. A verdict has yet to be announced. Missing girl report ... saw the man drinking at a hotel and stabbed him. Staff called the police who later tracked down and arrested the man. Jilin Life saved three times A taxi driver in Tonghua saved a woman's ...




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