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  1. Wealthy, eligible singles galore

    Posted Apr 01st 2005, 12:00am by Ravina Shamdasani

    ... of residents- 33.6 per cent- who have never married. That's about 30,000 men and 39,000 women. Eastern District has a slightly lower median monthly income, at $19,600, but it has 61,400 households with an income higher than $30,000 and more than 150,000 residents who have never married. Even though the number of women in the city aged 15 and over exceeds the number of men by close to 300,000, ...

  2. 14 women jailed in sex-sting operation

    Posted Jan 11th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng Fourteen woman from Vietnam, Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda were each jailed for six weeks yesterday for soliciting for immoral purposes and breaching their conditions of stay. The women, aged between 24 and 38, were arrested on Saturday during an anti-vice operation in Wan Chai. Police officers posing as prospective customers were asked to pay up to HK$3,000 for sex. ...

  3. Activist gives a global voice on the Web for women who have suffered in Asia

    Posted May 10th 2010, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Annemarie Evans Women in Karachi, Jakarta, Mae Sot and Sri Lanka who have suffered domestic violence and rape or have had to live as prostitutes are about to be given a voice. In a pilot ... vision is that these women should be able to talk to a local audience as well as a global community. 'I'll be going to each place for about 17 days. The first two days will be gaining ...

  4. Africans jailed for stealing 'drunk' policeman's wallet

    Posted Aug 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee ada.lee@scmp.com Two African women were sentenced to nine months in prison yesterday after they stole a wallet from a policeman pretending to be a drunk Wan Chai bar customer. ... trouser pocket take hold of the wallet, containing HK$640, and saw Karimi pass it to John. Karimi shouted across the street to two other African women. John was holding a number of banknotes, ...

  5. Cross-border sex operation smashed

    Posted Mar 18th 2011, 12:00am by Clifford Lo

    ... Clifford Lo Police believe they have smashed a gang bringing prostitutes from the mainland to Hong Kong after arresting a man and 11 women in an undercover operation. The 27-year-old suspected gangster was arrested in Ngau Tau Kok after the women were picked up on Wednesday night at two hotels, in Wan Chai and Kwun Tong. Crime squad officers say they are still investigating what ...

  6. Retail therapy for a real cause

    Posted Dec 21st 2011, 12:00am

    ... basic education- for two days a week. Their shifts are from 12.30pm to 7pm, but the days are flexible, allowing the women to work when convenient and still have time to take care ... manager of St James' Settlement. 'In the past, women had brand-new purchases that were too valuable to donate to charity,' Cheung said. 'Now they are donating to us because we ...

  7. Two hurt, 100 flee, as blaze engulfs North Point block

    Posted Jan 17th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Clifford Lo clifford.lo@scmp.com Two women were injured in a fire in North Point which forced the evacuation of 100 people from a residential block yesterday. Emergency crews were called ... as it demanded extra manpower at the scene. Two women sustained light injuries and were treated at Eastern Hospital. One, aged 85, suffered from smoke inhalation. Her neighbour, 26, injured her legs ...

  8. Revellers' drinks spiked in ATM scam

    Posted May 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... swayed, making it easy for prostitutes to persuade them to withdraw money from ATM machines. The women take the money when they are out of range of closed-circuit television cameras. Victims usually remember nothing. In many cases, says a senior investigating officer, the women - sometimes operating in pairs or as a trio - take men who have been drugged to the HSBC ATMs in Hennessy ...


    Aberdeen: Sea life going under as tide turns

    Posted Aug 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... women in swimwear. 'Look- bikini girls!' she exclaims cheekily. The yacht sails past majestically, casting waves that leave Ah Mui's small sandalwood vessel bobbing in its wake- ...

  10. The Planner

    Posted Jun 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... paintings express the inner frustration of Thai women. Wed-Sat, 1pm-6pm, a Gallery, 2-4 Mee Lun St, Central. Inquiries: 2868 0776. Ends Jul 21 Portrait of China, as Seen by Chinese Photographers ... 1.30pm. In Cantonese with Chinese and English surtitles. Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$100-HK$280 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2388 3850 It's a 60s Thing Kassia Women's Choir ...




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