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  1. Lifestyle

    Ambitious plans for construction in north Lantau bring out voices of dissent

    Posted Jun 27th 2014, 12:03am by Elaine Yau

    ... there will only be full-time retail and hotel jobs. We are afraid that we will become the next  Sheung Shui – a backyard of the mainland.” The proposed extension has put paid to plans by  Prajna Dhyana ... Chung MTR station and  Citygate Outlets, is now primarily a cluster of cosmetic shops and pharmacies selling milk powder, and its furniture store has been replaced by an expensive  beauty ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Veteran entertainer Lawrence Cheng returns to directing after 20-year break

    Posted Aug 01st 2014, 12:10am by Elaine Yau

    ... will always be radio Back after the break After years of devoting his energies to managing a radio station and producing films, entertainment veteran Lawrence Cheng Tan-shui has been getting a lot ... I just want to show how people view love today." Cheng's team converted the space once occupied by a pet shop in Sheung Wan into the charming backyard cafe that he envisaged ...

  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Turning junk into gold: Business booms for Hong Kong vintage goods collectors

    Posted Jul 28th 2014, 09:44am by Elaine Yau

    ... of decorations for the shop. His collection grew, and in 2005 he decided to open his Sheung Wan shop- Select 18- to sell the curios. His collection ranges from Shanghai barbers' chairs to Queen ... furniture and cutlery mean a lot to me." He says he has a dream to turn his house into a mock police station or government staff quarters from the old days. Dhillon often hikes in the New ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    It's our right, say New Territories leaders fighting to keep small-house policy

    Posted Jul 04th 2014, 12:38am by Elaine Yau

    ... he says. "I don't smoke, drink or gamble." Hau, who chairs the Sheung Shui Rural Committee, feels much the same way about a character played by award-winning actor Lau ...

  5. Red-flag stores past their 'sell-by' date In a cutthroat business environment, old-style emporiums struggle to survive

    Posted Aug 21st 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... in Sheung Shui and Chinese Goods Centre in North Point, where leftist unions famously staged a stand-off against colonial authorities during the 1967 riots. The rioting spread all the way to the New ... calligraphers, sculptors and painters. 'More parents put more emphasis on the artistic nurturing of their children, so we have painters and other masters stationed in the zones to teach kids how ...

  6. Take a walk in the past

    Posted Aug 13th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... such gem bursting with ancestral character is the Ping Shan Heritage Trail in Tin Shui Wai. Featuring historical structures built by the Tang clan in Ping Shan, the trail gives visitors a rare chance to explore old village customs and lifestyles. The trail starts at the Tsui Sing Lau Pagoda- Pagoda of Gathering Stars- a short walk from the Tin Shui Wai West Rail station ...

  7. Climate on fair agenda

    Posted Oct 04th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Fund and Environmental Campaign Committee. The fair will be held from 10am to 4pm at Elegantia College, 8 Ching Shing Road, Sheung Shui. Schools interested in the fair can e-mail ...

  8. Pupils to stage musical protest against closures

    Posted Oct 25th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Pupils from Buddhist Hui Yuan College and three other schools in Tai Po and Sha Tin are hoping to strike a chord with the Education Bureau over a reprieve from school closures. About 10 students from the schools will perform a protest concert near the bureau's office in Sheung Shui on Friday. College principal Sung Lim-ping said the musical talent showcased ...

  9. University plans to get students walking

    Posted Jan 28th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... last year to design the plan for the 134-hectare Ma Liu Shui campus. The plan, which will guide campus development until 2021, involves a series of moves to transform the remote campus ... shorten the time taken to get around the campus. Professor Cullinan said a walk from University station to Shaw College would take about 20 minutes. 'The number of shuttle buses ...

  10. Even teachers face a steep learning curve

    Posted Nov 15th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau With local courses mostly aimed at Hong Kong-born teachers, native-English-speaking teachers (NET) in the city often have difficulty finding a suitable postgraduate course to further hone their skills. Many opt for correspondence and distance learning courses offered by overseas universities. Richard Treleaven, who has been teaching in a primary school in Sheung Shui ...




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