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  1. Walk your way to good health

    Posted Feb 09th 2009, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... atmosphere and showed that sport is not restricted to elite athletes. But for those who found the marathon too daunting, there's always the 2009 MTR Hong Kong Race Walking competition to look forward to. The fifth annual event, co-organised by the MTR and the Hong Kong Amateur Athletics Association (HKAAA), will be held in April. This year, participants will have the chance to compete ...

  2. Rat Racers to run for mental health

    Posted Jun 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... each team of eight will benefit Mindset, a charitable organisation that raises public awareness and provides support through mental health initiatives. 'In Hong Kong, the problems ... Amanda Price An army of men and women in suits and ties will dash through the streets of Central on Sunday, October 28, as part of Hong Kong's second annual Central Rat Race. From ...

  3. One step at a time for good health

    Posted Jan 29th 2008, 12:00am by Rebecca Tsui

    ... this will enable our 'walking for better health' message to reach an even wider spectrum of the Hong Kong public.' Race walkers can register as individual participants or as a team until ... that can improve health. Now in its fourth year, the competition is jointly organised by the MTR Corporation and the Hong Kong Amateur Athletic Association (HKAAA). So far, it has raised more than ...

  4. Public backs relocation of Queen's Pier, say top officials

    Posted Aug 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung The demolition and relocation of Queen's Pier were supported by the vast majority of the public and the forcible removal of protesters demanding its on-site preservation would not harm government popularity, top officials claimed yesterday. Lau Siu-kai, head of the Central Policy Unit (CPU), said the government was convinced the public was on its side. ...

  5. Consult the public on Tamar before demanding $5.1b

    Posted Jun 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... unacceptable traffic congestion by 2016, which may necessitate further reclamation; According to an expert report published recently, Hong Kong's 'concentration of air pollution exceeds World ... the government's promises to make the harbour 'attractive, vibrant, accessible and symbolic of Hong Kong', its proposal for Tamar will achieve just the opposite and will degrade people's ...

  6. Exhibits highlight health hazards

    Posted Aug 28th 2006, 12:00am by Lilian Goh

    ... secondary schools, this year's theme is 'Science Unlimited, Health Potentiated'. The exhibition is aimed at encouraging students to investigate health issues, and use their science knowledge to come up with new inventions to help raise public awareness about health hazards faced by society today. After an assessment by professionals and academics, 28 schools were selected ...

  7. Publicity urged over public open space at commercial blocks and housing estates

    Posted Dec 31st 2008, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... 'It doesn't matter whether they are public or not, since no one goes there anyway,' she said. But Tanya Chan, a Civic Party lawmaker for Hong Kong Island, said past management ... Joyce Ng and Tiffany Lam The government has been urged to better publicise the existence of public open space after access to a concealed garden on a private housing estate in North Point ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    HK museums to start global publicity campaign in Liverpool

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... performing arts, culture and publication seat in the Legislative Council election. "I'm making a work that shows how Hong Kong 'hosts' its guests," Chow said. "There ... artists' profiles by participating in more global arts events abroad. Hong Kong's drive for global exposure begins at the 7th Liverpool Biennial next month - the first time the city is taking ...

  9. Cheung Kong Center 'flouting public space'

    Posted Mar 07th 2008, 12:00am by Agnes Lam

    ... Agnes Lam Cheung Kong Center in Central has been accused of asking the public to leave what is supposed to be public open space outside the building. Two complaints have been filed ... tower. 'It is a public space and the security guards at Cheung Kong have no right to tell them to leave,' he said. He had raised the issue during a meeting with the Buildings Department ...

  10. Hong Kong needs infrastructure to stay world class

    Posted Aug 06th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... their aspirations, values and identity. Public works therefore are essential to ensure that Hong Kong remains a world-class city. While a population forecast indicates slowing growth, the tourism industry ... be directed to the government's short-sighted measures to stem the budget deficit and so undermine the foundations of Hong Kong's aspirations, values and identity. RICHARD KO, honorary ...




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