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  1. Superwoman on a mission to fight poverty

    Posted May 29th 2011, 12:00am

    ... considering setting up a 'hero alliance', calling for like-minded costumed crusaders to join her in the fight against poverty. 'But at the moment I will do the visits by myself, ...

  2. A few dollars can make a big difference

    Posted Nov 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Carmen. While it is true that some people do live below the poverty line in Hong Kong, their sad situation is nothing compared to that of millions of children in developing countries. ... Universal Children's Day is celebrated on November 20 every year. It is aimed at promoting children's well-being and raising awareness of children living in poverty. But, like ...

  3. Last line of defence

    Posted Jun 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Ada Lee Security guards keep the public at bay at the private funeral service for Chen Din-hwa, founder of the Nan Fung Group, at the Hong Kong Funeral Home in Quarry Bay yesterday. Chen's elder daughter, Angela Chen, and her husband, Tang Man-fai, a ...

  4. Zanotti steps ahead with next season's killer line-up drawing a gaggle of celebrities

    Posted Jun 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivian Chen While we are still shopping for the summer closet, the fashion houses are already plugging products seasons ahead. Italian shoe brand Giuseppe Zanotti Design threw a preview for its autumn-winter collection at Harvey Nichols in Pacific Place o ...

  5. Fekkai the mane man as celebrities flock to launch of hair care line

    Posted May 04th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivian Chen Legendary New York hair stylist Frederic Fekkai was in town last week for the launch of his hair care line at Joyce Beauty. He hosted a series of events, starting with a meeting with VIP fans aboard the Aqua Luna junk, followed by lunch at The Apex with his local muses, ballerina Faye Leung and theatre actress Kearen Pang. More than 200 guests turned up last ...

  6. An early start and a walk in the park as hundreds take steps to raise funds for needy children

    Posted Mar 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Vivian Chen Plan International Hong Kong has celebrated its 75th anniversary with a fund-raising walk around Ocean Park. The charity lined up celebrity ambassadors singer-actor Ekin Cheng ... but also provides them with a free education to lift them out of poverty in a practical way.' So, who visited Cambodia with Chen on behalf of Plan, also expressed her passion for the cause. ...

  7. Between the lines

    Posted Mar 23rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... to wear, and I'm no different,' says Wong. The Wyman x Izzue Collection capsule line covers menswear, womenswear and accessories. 'We started working on the collection more than ...

  8. Grammy winners to join line-up for this year's international jazz festival

    Posted Aug 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Ben Sin The full line-up and side events of the 4th annual Hong Kong International Jazz Festival has been announced. This year's festival features 60 performers and interactive talks and workshops, highlighted by the debuts of five-time Grammy Award winner Terence Blanchard and Poncho Sanchez. The duo, on the trumpet and percussion, respectively, are making their Asia debut ...

  9. The finishing line

    Posted Jun 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Simon Parry In a scruffy part of Macau, a pack of racing dogs enjoys a few intoxicating snorts of fresh air as they are led in groups of six around a deserted racetrack before being tied up in rows, examined by a veterinarian and then locked away in row a ...

  10. Fashion line shows it's easy being green

    Posted May 09th 2011, 12:00am

    ... with Vivian Chen On top of all the season-change wardrobe advice, green is the new black. That's the latest mantra for local fashion designer Johanna Ho (pictured), who is involved in an eco-fashion venture. Ho recently collaborated with Hong Kong-ba ...




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