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  1. Up for Fringe benefits

    Posted Dec 24th 2004, 12:00am by Justin Sweeting

    ... series of celebratory parties- and everyone's invited. Four shows- tonight, tomorrow night, New Year's Eve and New Year's Day- offer a musical bonanza with 17 acts performing over ... It will be the last night of the series and the start of a new year.'; Come Out and Play II, tonight, tomorrow, Dec 31, Jan 1, 10.30pm, Fringe Club, $80 each show (includes one drink). Inquiries: 2396 ...

  2. New Year's Day march will target 'fragile' economy

    Posted Dec 21st 2004, 12:00am by Chloe Lai, Dennis Eng

    ... Dennis Eng and Chloe Lai A New Year's Day protest is being planned to highlight the state of the economy following controversy over the listing of the Link Reit. A police spokeswoman said two applications had been lodged to hold rallies on New Year's Day. One was submitted on Saturday by a concern group seeking to uphold free-market values. A spokesman for the group ...

  3. Rodd targets a New Year's Day return

    Posted Dec 18th 2004, 12:00am by Alan Aitken

    ... Alan Aitken Australian jockey Michael Rodd hopes to be back from his wrist injury for the New Year's Day meeting at Sha Tin with a positive report this week. Rodd has not ridden since ... Year's meeting.' The injury was a cruel blow to Rodd who had made a brilliant start to his season with a treble on opening day and another four winners followed before the interruption. ...

  4. Hair of the dog for New Year's day

    Posted Dec 28th 2004, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... Flora Wu What's the best way to sober up from crazed New Year celebrations? If you ask your dog, who is always in good spirits, he will tell you, first of all, don't drink yourself silly and second, go for a nice long walk. This Sunday afternoon, from 1pm to 4pm, the Society for Abandoned Animals is calling on animals and their human friends to participate ...

  5. Love your- original- self

    Posted Feb 08th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I refer to the article 'Women turn to cosmetic surgery to help them face up to new year' (January 27). I am sorry to hear that so many women are signing up for cosmetic surgery ... beliefs hold that people should look their best at the start of Lunar New Year. It seems that many people misunderstand the meaning of 'best'. I certainly agree that looking beautiful ...

  6. Stampede inquiry must strive to find the truth

    Posted Feb 07th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... heartbreaking. This was the final day of the Lunar New Year, a time for celebration and companionship. Crowds gathered in the park to gaze at the paper lanterns. But when somebody stumbled on a narrow ... Shortly before the holiday period began, state leaders promised that the Year of the Monkey would see new measures introduced to make the mainland a safer place. The Lantern Festival ...

  7. New Year's resolutions

    Posted Dec 31st 2004, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... them for their New Year's resolutions- they might give you some ideas. 'I have to work harder and be braver next year,'; legislator 'Long Hair' Leung Kwok-hung said. He ... Cheng Yee-kin- in the next 12 months, Leung paused for a while and then continued with her New Year's resolutions. '[I hope to] learn something perhaps,' she said. 'I'm ...

  8. Few takers so far for new 10-year 'green cards'

    Posted Aug 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Professor Xia said a high threshold for entry was necessary. 'China has such a big population. If [taking new residents] does not give China any benefits, it will be difficult [for the government] to justify it to the public' he said. According to the Beijing News, on Monday, the first day for applications, about 20 were lodged in Shanghai and 10 in Beijing- not many, given ...

  9. All set for this year's big event

    Posted Dec 27th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... New Territories divisions, Hong Kong Island and Kowloon district. Last year's champions PLK Tang Yuk Tien College (boys) and Jockey Club Ti-I College (girls) have a first-round bye. Tang ... JESSIE HUI The All-Hong Kong Schools Jing Ying Volleyball Tournament 2004/05 opens today with last year's runners-up Diocesan Boys' School (DBS) and Tack Ching Girls' Middle ...

  10. Business as usual

    Posted Dec 03rd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Mac Krip (far left) Custom Tailor This year I will spend the holiday working- as I have done every Christmas Day for 36 years. You'd be surprised by the number of customers who come in, and it can actually be one of our busiest trading days. Many of them are shopping for last-minute gifts such as ties, belts, cufflinks, and men's or ladies' wallets, while male ...




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