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  1. Middle class has had enough of developers ignoring objections

    Posted Sep 30th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The Mega Tower saga will live on in Hong Kong annals as the defining moment when the city's middle class decided enough is enough, the time has come to throw off the shackles of the property ...

  2. Classes may be cut for school revamp

    Posted May 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Dennis Chong dennis.chong@scmp.com About 100 pupils at a prestigious private school in Wan Chai may have no place to attend classes next year if it cannot secure a temporary location while the current campus is redeveloped, its sponsoring body says. The primary section of Lingnan Primary School and Kindergarten on Stubbs Road would be shut down for the redevelopment work, the sponsoring ...

  3. World-class pollution to greet East Asian Games competitors

    Posted Sep 28th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The countdown to the East Asian Games 2009 is under way and the government publicity machine has gone into overdrive with various promotions. The Games website informs us that more than 3,000 elite athletes will compete for medals at 262 events making it ...

  4. Letters

    Posted May 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... helps middle-class residents to own a flat, will be shelved once Leung takes over. Despite Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's public assurances it will not be scrapped, people ... the excess in a more productive way. A lot more activities and classes could be offered to children and the elderly. For example, the toy library at the Central Library is very popular ...

  5. The Planner

    Posted May 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Theatre's co-presentation of J.B. Priestley's drama about a smug, upper-middle-class family who are shaken to the core when a mysterious inspector exposes their part in the suicide of a working-class woman. In English with Chinese surtitles. May 18-21, 8pm, also May 21-22, 3pm, HKRep Black Box Theatre, Sheung Wan Civic Centre, 8/F Sheung Wan Municipal Services Building, 345 ...

  6. Dad says sorry for school protest

    Posted Mar 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... liable to cause obstruction in a public place. In September, he climbed onto a footbridge in Wan Chai to protest against a reduction in the number of classes secondary schools run. 'I give ... with no choice but to stage the high-profile protest after the decision to cut the number of classes at 200 secondary schools to preserve teaching jobs cost his son a place at the elite King's ...

  7. Week ahead

    Posted Jan 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... for four- and five-year olds (Super Mini Class), five- to seven-year-olds (Mini Class), eight- to 12-year-olds (Junior Class) and 13- to 17-year-olds (Senior Class). Master class: 10am-10pm. ...

  8. Lifestyle

    We test the city's 24-hour party credentials

    Posted Oct 28th 2012, 12:00am by Charley Lanyon

    ... to be found. And it would not be right to stay up all night in Hong Kong and miss Amazonia, home of the best hard-rock band in town. When I arrive the guitarist is on his knees in the middle ...

  9. Arts

    Posted Apr 19th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Theatre stages a comedy of manners, set in a dining room, revolving around members of a vanishing species: the American upper-middle-class WASP (White Anglo-Saxon Protestant). In English. Until ...

  10. Arts

    Posted Apr 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of a vanishing species: the American upper-middle-class WASP (White Anglo-Saxon Protestant). In English. Apr 18-21, 8pm, also Apr 21, 2pm, Fringe Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central, HK$220 HK Ticketing. ...




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