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  1. Miss Chopsticks

    Posted Nov 30th 2008, 12:00am by James Kidd

    ... James Kidd by Xinran Vintage, HK$120 Few authors have done more to represent the lives of Chinese women than Xinran. Her first book, The Good Women of China, remains a classic, and Sky Burial, her fictionalised account of a woman seeking her lost husband in Tibet, is not far behind. Miss Chopsticks is also a novel that explores the inner lives of Chinese women and in many ways ...

  2. In Brief

    Posted Sep 09th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... women and one man were treated for minor injuries in hospital. Royal Tea Taiwan wins injunction Popular tea drinks chain store Royal Tea Taiwan won a temporary injunction in the Court of First Instance yesterday barring two Mong Kok stores from operating under its name without paying the franchise fee. 21 mainland women arrested Police and immigration officers rounded up 21 mainland ...

  3. Letters

    Posted May 27th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mid-Levels Carriage idea is unworkable I refer to the letter by Stefan Lam Kit-yung ('Women-only rail carriages', May 14). I appreciate that people are concerned about women being potentially molested in crowded MTR Corporation trains. They argue that women-only rail carriages will eliminate the risk of what in some cases can be a simple misunderstanding between passengers. ...

  4. Letters

    Posted Dec 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to raise with your readers the issue of men's rights in Hong Kong. Gone are the days when women were viewed as a disadvantaged group. Today, we have women's health centres, a women's commission, shelters for abused women and the like. At best, we can say that all these indicate the rising status of women; at worst, we may argue that men's status is falling. Women in Hong Kong ...

  5. Lai See

    Posted Mar 08th 2011, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ... or 'very serious', and 73 per cent believed it affected their health. If Exco members did not have their heads so firmly in the sand they would notice it's a problem. Women on top The number of senior management positions held by women in Hong Kong has jumped to 35 per cent in compared with 28 per cent in 2009. This has propelled Hong Kong's world ranking to fourth place ...

  6. Still-grieving mothers have trouble conceiving

    Posted Feb 17th 2010, 12:00am by Shi Jiangtao

    ... township, Beichuan county, said 349 local women who lost their children in the quake have a realistic chance of conceiving another child. But so far, nearly two years after the devastating quake, only 61 have given birth and 13 are pregnant, including some into their 40s and one aged 48, said clinic director Wang Fang. Grieving women have difficulty conceiving and their rate ...

  7. Run focuses on water crisis

    Posted Mar 29th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Writer Live Earth, a for-profit company that raises funds for green NGOs, is calling on Hongkongers to take part in an event to promote awareness of water shortages and help people who have no access to clean water. The Dow Live Earth Run for Water is a 6-kilometre run/walk which symbolises the average distance many women and children walk every day to get water. ...

  8. The World that Changes the World

    Posted Nov 21st 2010, 12:00am by Samantha Kierath

    ... Samantha Kierath The World that Changes the World by Willie Cheng et al (ed) John Wiley & Sons HK$240 Somewhere in the limestone hills of Guizhou, a group of women making handicrafts ... at women and the poor. The enterprises are the result of a number of shifts within and without the nonprofit sector. One is a desire among community organisations to put their groups ...

  9. Ying Wa's feisty trio wins convincingly

    Posted Nov 16th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... College I, HKFEW Wong Cho Bau Secondary School, Pui Tak Canossian College, and Hong Kong Chinese Women's Club College have also reached the sixth round of the competition. The contest, ...

  10. Behind the wheel of the low-carbon revolution

    Posted Feb 28th 2011, 12:00am by Eric Ng

    ... as a sponsored visitor of the government. The twin themes of her trip were technology for sustainable transport and opportunities and challenges facing women in science, business and academia. ... from almost nil when she was a child. 'There is still a perception that engineering is not an obvious career choice for women,' she says. 'Historically, manufacturing has been ...




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