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  1. Who said it?

    Posted Jul 17th 2011, 12:00am

    ... final in Frankfurt Hong Kong is considered a very successful case of public housing, but some of the problems in Europe are starting to appear Academic Paavo Monkkonen on the risk of creating NT ...

  2. Magazines - Style

    Lee Wai-sze: 'I am so proud to be a Hong Kong athlete'

    Posted Oct 09th 2012, 12:00am by Nora Tong

    ... Lee, who grew up in a public housing estate in Ngau Tau Kok, got her first break in Form Three when her school recommended her to the Hong Kong Sports Institute that trains and supports young ... Nora Tong Hong Kong's celebrated Olympic medallist knew she had the strength to go on, even when her coach suggested she quit after an injury, writes Nora Tong Lee Wai-SZE Lee Wai-sze ...

  3. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, February 3, 2013

    Posted Feb 03rd 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... to address Hong Kong's housing problem has caused his popularity to drop to a new low. Although Leung understands fully that the housing problem is a matter of the greatest public concern, he ... the principles of a free-market economy. To do this would be detrimental to the running of Hong Kong and to its reputation. In my opinion, the key to tackle the housing problem is to increase land ...

  4. Kitchee's Arsenal clash looks set to be a sell-out

    Posted Jun 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Nearly half the tickets have been snapped up for Arsenal's visit next month when they take on local champions Kitchee at Hong Kong Stadium- ... in a match to mark the 15th anniversary of Hong Kong's reunification with China. Although refusing to confirm his presence, Gazidis said: 'There is no reason why you won't see ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Kai Tak Sports Hub

    Posted Apr 05th 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... and is one of many examples of white elephant sporting venues round the world. Pauline, the Hong Kong-based design principal for Hassell Architects, has a similar vision for the planned Kai Tak ... It will provide facilities for the community as well as world-class venues to raise Hong Kong's profile as a centre for international sporting events. Major facilities proposed for the HK$19 billion ...

  6. New stadium an 'investment in entertainment'

    Posted Jun 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... which sells out annually, the 40,000-capacity Hong Kong Stadium at So Kon Po rarely draws a full house for other sporting events. Due to noise restrictions, the Hong Kong Stadium cannot be used ... 50,000-seat stadium at the Kai Tak sports hub was an outlay in entertainment and would do little to help grass-roots sport. 'Hong Kong is unlikely to regularly fill the stadium with sports fans ...

  7. First touch of the ball gives teens a glimmer of hope

    Posted Mar 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Robby Nimmo For Jung Ho-jung, life has always been about going outside the comfort zone. 'I was educated in a pretty typical middle-class life in Hong Kong, but realised ... it as 'like camping for two years. I soon figured the best way to spread the word with these nomadic, physical people was through rugby'. Back in Hong Kong and invigorated by the power of a rugby ...

  8. Public service beckons governors' disorderly courts

    Posted Oct 27th 2003, 12:00am by Ambrose Leung

    ... Ambrose Leung A tennis chief laments the waste of an ideal training ground for budding stars Disused tennis courts at Government House should be opened to the public, a leading sports ... left to deteriorate for years. Peter Hung Tak-shing, executive director of the Hong Kong Tennis Association, questioned why the government had left such a valuable sports facility in the heart ...

  9. The 40,000-ticket question- it's anyone's guess because the union doesn't know

    Posted Mar 25th 2007, 12:00am by Alvin Sallay

    ... was the 30th anniversary of the Hong Kong Sevens and the year before that Hong Kong hosted the fourth Rugby World Cup Sevens. Both were played in front of full houses. This year is nothing out ... team. There are a lot of local fans like me who support England.' Payne, an Englishman himself, says the Hong Kong public's love affair with all things English, and the success ...

  10. Cheers for Brazil stars but oh, no Ronaldo

    Posted Feb 08th 2005, 12:00am by Unus Alladin

    ... legendary striker, was not among them and he will not be playing in the Carlsberg Cup game against Hong Kong tomorrow. His club, Real Madrid, have ordered him to stay in the Spanish capital ... in Hong Kong. Special signs had been put up at the Hong Kong Stadium and a ceremony was planned to mark the occasion. Ronaldo, who last displayed his explosive skills in Hong Kong in Real ...




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