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  1. Walk your way to good health

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

    ... years for the Hospital Authority's health education programmes. Funds raised had also been used to promote public awareness of obesity and related health problems. 'We would like ...

  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 associated with mental health are increasing, and resources are finite,' Adam Keswick, of Mindset, said at a press conference yesterday. Up to 50 teams can compete in the 9am relay race. Senior ...

  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 ... on April 20, to raise funds for the Hospital Authority's Health InfoWorld initiative. Race walking is a competitive sport, recognised by the International Olympic Committee since 1904. ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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. ...

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

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

    ... cancer-causing agents, dioxin contamination at Love Canal in New York several decades ago caused a widespread public health crisis. The Environmental Protection Department should conduct soil analysis ... Director of Administration Elizabeth Tse Man-yee's letter 'Public heeded on Tamar' (June 9) does not answer our fundamental concern that there should be proper public ...

  7. 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 ...

  8. Talkback

    Posted Feb 02nd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Should the penalty for drink-driving be increased? The police commissioner is asking for public consultation on drink-driving. The only real solution is zero tolerance- no alcohol when ... such a law through the Legislative Council. Hong Kong covers a small area and there are many different means of transport one can use. Asking for 'public consultation' should not lead ...

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

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

    ... 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 was found to have been blocked until recently. The land lease granted to the owners of the estate, Tanner Garden, requires them to grant the public access to two open areas. They are among sites ...

  10. Central Government Offices can be a 'one-stop public complaints' site

    Posted Nov 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... The authorities should be more aware of the long-established public symbolism associated with Government Hill, and pay less heed to short-term money-making schemes involving favoured developers. The west ... given by senior officials in Hong Kong affairs. There is no good reason why the existing office building cannot continue to be used for public purpose by government. The structure is sound ...




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