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  1. Sevens fans angry over use of force by guards

    Posted Apr 01st 2008, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow Spectators at the Hong Kong Sevens have expressed anger at what they described as the unnecessary use of force against drunken revellers who ran onto the pitch, saying ... at the end of the game on Sunday and involved security guards and Rugby Football Union staff. Rosheen Rodwell, who took her two young children to the event, said she saw a well-built westerner ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - Chinese tradition

    Saddle up for a bumpy Year of the Horse, warn Hong Kong geomancers

    Posted Jan 30th 2014, 12:26pm by Vivienne Chow

    ... fung shui masters Hong Kong will face a difficult Year of Horse that is filled with chaos, disputes and a pessimistic economic outlook, according to Chinese fung shui and Western astrology. ... Hong Kong is likely to be troubled by disputes, chaos and confusion Lilian Chow Lai-ming, astrologer Ma also looked at how fire would impact the other elements in fung shui – metal, water ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    Thousands gather as Admiralty rally airs clips from HKTV shows- for free

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 08:58pm by Vivienne Chow, Emily Tsang and Johnny Tam

    ... operation." Video: HKTV supporters gather at Hong Kong government to protest against failed licence bid for second night The protest is staged by HKTV staff. HKTV staff union chairman Henry Yeung ... from HKTV shows for free Thousands of people left their small screens at home and gathered at the government headquarters in Admiralty last night to watch clips of Hong Kong Television Network ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    Andy Lau among celebrities to add support to last night of HKTV protest

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 03:26am by Vivienne Chow, Amy Nip, Shirley Zhao and Ada Lee

    ... It was the sixth and probably final night of the week-long protest of the government's decision to deny Hong Kong Television Network's (HKTV) free-to-air TV licence application. The space outside ... and Lesley Chiang. HKTV staff union chairman Henry Yeung Chi-ho estimated more than 100,000 people attended the rally. Police said that by 10.30pm, the number peaked at 11,900. Singer and actor Andy ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - BROADCASTING

    Who's who of film unite to attack TV licence decision

    Posted Oct 19th 2013, 03:44am by Vivienne Chow, Amy Nip

    ... i-Cable and PCCW subsidiaries were successful in securing free-television licences but not Hong Kong Television Network (HKTV). "It is not just about a lack of explanation," Federation of Hong Kong Filmmakers chairman Ng See-yuen said. The licensing issue has dragged on for nearly four years. The Broadcasting Authority recommended in 2011 to approve all three applicants, in line ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - FILM

    A short journey to Europe at short-film festival

    Posted Oct 07th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... countries. Organisers hope to take the festival to other Asian destinations. The five-day festival is jointly organised by the European Union Office to Hong Kong and Macau, along with British ... said cosmopolitan Hong Kong was the perfect launch pad for the event, which will later be expanded to Macau, Taiwan, Singapore and the mainland. Tickets are free, but online registration ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Grandmaster Lau Kar-leung remembered for redefining kung fu cinema

    Posted Jun 27th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... deal Lau Kar-leung 1937-2013 Late grandmaster Lau Kar-leung will be remembered for redefining Hong Kong's kung fu cinema and winning over audiences with the true story of the martial art, critics say. The world knows about Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan, and action choreographer Yuen Wo-ping, but Lau was the genuine grandmaster of all, says Hong Kong International Film Festival executive ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - OBITUARY

    Writer and poet Leung Ping-kwan remembered for crossing art divide

    Posted Jan 08th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... and poet Leung Ping-kwan's dying wish was for Hong Kong literature to receive the respect it deserves. But his friends say he should also be remembered for his work focusing on the streets, food and characters of Hong Kong that are often overlooked by busy city-dwellers. "[Leung] was wishing on his death bed that Hong Kong literature could receive serious and fair attention ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ENTERTAINMENT

    Film about 'dowry' must make me look good, says Cecil Chao

    Posted Oct 17th 2012, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... of HK$500 million for a man who would marry his daughter Gigi Chao, 33, who entered into a civil union with female partner Sean Eav in France in April. "They might as well do it in a nice ...

  10. Archive seeks more movies, techno help

    Posted Jan 05th 2011, 12:00am by Mandy Zhou, Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow and Mandy Zhou The establishment of the Hong Kong Film Archive a decade ago might have helped preserve and publicise some of the city's vast array of film heritage. ... Korea, a system requiring film companies to donate film copies to the government for archival purposes had been established. 'But we don't have this in Hong Kong,' said Lam. ...




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