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  1. Civil service expansion returns

    Posted Feb 28th 2007, 12:00am by Robert Cairns

    ... to attract, retain and motivate staff of suitable calibre who can provide the public with quality services.? Mr Tang also said Hong Kong had a budget surplus but fiscal discipline was vital.?One ... ROBERT CAIRNS Updated at 4.48pm: Financial Secretary Henry Tang Ying-yen on Wednesday said Hong Kong?s controversial civil service would have a small increase in staff levels by early next ...

  2. Art for the public

    Posted Dec 11th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... By Lau Kit-wai Students can now showcase their talents by submitting designs to decorate footbridges in Wan Chai. Bridging Arts: Public Art Design Competition is co-organised by the Cultural and Leisure Services Committee of the Wan Chai District Council, the Wan Chai Urban Minor Works Programme District Working Group and the Hong Kong Arts Centre. The contest is divided ...

  3. City Digest

    Posted May 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... for the Civil Service Denise Yue reiterated in responding to criticism by lawmakers of the hiring of 27-year-old mainlander Chen Ran as a project officer in the office. Call for special help for the elderly deaf The Neighbourhood and Workers Service Centre called on the government to provide training in sign language to social workers and care givers of elderly deaf people, and to set up ...

  4. Filthy air a clear dereliction of public duty

    Posted May 23rd 2010, 12:00am by Philip Bowring

    ... was public health. A combination of rapid economic expansion, new technologies and engineering skills raised demands for government action against rampant disease- through safe water supplies ... The dangers to public health from breathing filthy air may take longer to become apparent than drinking contaminated water, but they are no less real. It has been made clear time and again that poor ...

  5. Public Eye

    Posted Apr 07th 2010, 12:00am by Michael Chugani

    ... for the cultural district's open space include real grass? And will the children be allowed to play on it? Harbour smelling like roses? Dream on It's getting better all the time. Public Eye ... if you've seen the Environmental Protection Department's TV message, known as an announcement of public interest. Television stations are forced to run these APIs for free. The one about our ...

  6. Public Art Lecture Series

    Posted Nov 18th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... November 20 A Private View of Public Art by Dr Desmond Hui November 27 MTR- Mass Transportation and Public Art by Wilfred Yeung December 4 Public art: Theory & Practice by Freeman Lau December 11 The Making of Art in Public Spaces by Sabrina Fung 7pm to 9pm. Rm 1502 AB, 15/F, Hong Kong Arts Centre, Wan Chai Admission fee: $100 for each session or $360 for the entire series. Half ...

  7. Public access to art

    Posted Dec 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Jessie Hui Next month's City Festival will open up various arts spaces to the public. Organised by the Fringe Club, the annual cultural extravaganza will be held from January 11 to 27. The highlight will be bzb Art Outing, which will allow people to visit local artists' studios and arts spaces. Thirty-six arts spaces have been selected and divided into three ...

  8. Prisons unit tries to lock in plans for HQ

    Posted Feb 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung simpson.cheung@scmp.com With redevelopment looming for three landmark government towers in Wan Chai, the Correctional Services Department aims to relocate to new headquarters in Chai Wan within the next decade. 'We are the only one of the disciplined services without a headquarters building. We hope the government can support our plan,' said Chiu ...

  9. Rally petition zones 'a police PR stunt'

    Posted Jun 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... a move one rally organiser dismissed as a 'public relations show'. Assistant police commissioner Wong Chi-hung said the small fenced-in zones would allow five to 10 people to be closer ... organisations had received information about only two of Hu's six public events: a variety show tomorrow and the inauguration of the new government on Sunday. Some Chinese newspapers reported ...

  10. Public input sought on Wan Chai waterfront

    Posted Apr 13th 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai A series of forums and workshops is being organised to gather public opinion on the future of the Wan Chai waterfront. They are part of a plan mapped out yesterday ... Mr Leung was the only non-official member aware of the three options. Members' protests and a public outcry forced the advisory body and the government to withdraw the information kit. ...




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