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  1. press play

    Posted Jan 13th 2008, 12:00am by Yvonne Lai

    ... Yvonne Lai New Year's resolutions- we love making them, just to break them. Spend more time with family, get organised, help others, start exercising... if these run-of-the-mill resolutions sound boring, look at the suggestions from a motley crew of characters in a new You Tube video by comedian brothers Rafi and Benny Fine (keywords: 'new year's ravenstake'). ...

  2. Cocktails by the pool

    Posted Feb 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Edited by Andrew Sun Celebrities and socialites flocked to the Landmark Mandarin Oriental last month for a cocktail party to mark the opening of its new pool and to celebrate a belated new year. The hotel's fifth-floor pool and terrace, MOcean, was transformed into a water world, with floating lotus flowers, giant seashells and mermaids. The 400 guests were invited to place ...

  3. An urban oasis three years in the making

    Posted Mar 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... features. The hotel is especially festive after a prosperous holiday season. 'We had a few days over the Lunar New Year where we were at complete capacity. There were even walk-in mainland ...

  4. Marathon runners want new route with more cheering fans

    Posted Mar 02nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng Organisers of the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon will consider runners' calls for a new route that passes through the heart of the city and has more spectators cheering them on. But a suggestion to hold the event in autumn, to avoid hot and humid weather after the Lunar New Year, seems unlikely to be taken up as runners would find it too hot to train ...

  5. Top seed

    Posted Apr 11th 2010, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... and savoury soups, and in fat choi jai- a vegetarian dish usually eaten at the Lunar New Year and made with hairy moss seaweed, lily bulbs, bamboo shoots, water chestnuts, rehydrated dried mushrooms ...

  6. A living doll: the woman who lets total strangers arrange her days

    Posted Jan 18th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... afford it. How much have you earned since you started selling your time? I have earned around 4,000 yuan over 24 days- that included one big deal when a man paid 2,000 yuan for my time on New Year's Day. At first, he told me he wanted to give me a day off and I was touched; but he called me later and asked me to collect as many smiley faces at the Great Wall as possible on the day ...

  7. Memorable year-end moments

    Posted Dec 31st 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... became estranged from each other. Even on New Year's Day, a festival you are supposed to spend with your family, I was celebrating with my friends, instead of my mother. It's the worst ... Year's are also the most memorable. So, for auld lang syne, we took a cup of kindness to some of our favourite local personalities and asked them to share their standout New Year's events ...

  8. listening

    Posted Dec 12th 2008, 12:00am by John Millen, Karly Cox, Will Clem

    ... and match the free gift with its product. Gifts Products Question 2 Holiday plan A group of friends are discussing what they are going to do over the Lunar New Year. Listen to their conversation and answer the questions. 1. How many days of holiday does Elsa have? a) three b) seven 2. What is she going to do with them? a) stay in Hong Kong b) go abroad 3. What is Fred going to do? a) visit ...

  9. 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 ...

  10. Hang Fung pursues urban expansion

    Posted Feb 15th 2006, 12:00am by Sandy Li

    ... the company to open stores in the New Territories last year. 'Retail rents have to fall when they reach a point where retailers no longer make a reasonable profit,' chairman Lam Sai-wing ... In the mainland, it operates 95 outlets, either self-owned or through franchising, with plans to open 50 stores this year. During the first 13 days of the Lunar New Year, turnover at its flagship 3D-Gold ...




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