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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Parallel-goods trading activity remains low in Sheung Shui

    Posted Feb 26th 2013, 12:00am by Phila Siu

    ... shui front Predictions that the parallel-goods trading activities in Sheung Shui would pick up again once the Lunar New Year period ended proved false yesterday. In the vicinity of the Sheung ... the Sheung Shui MTR station said their stocks of infant formula had regained stability since earlier this month. Local mothers now have no problem securing the milk powder at a reasonable price ...

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    'Drastic' 20pc cut in mainland visitors only one option, says Leung

    Posted May 27th 2014, 04:22am by Johnny Tam, LO WEI

    ... down," he said. Meanwhile, a survey by the North District Parallel Imports Concern Group found that the number of pharmacies in Shek Wu Hui, Sheung Shui, increased by 26 per cent in the past ...

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    Maid employment agency run by US sex offender under investigation in Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 12:17pm by Phila Siu

    ... medical examinations and flights to the Philippines or Indonesia for visa interviews at the US embassy. The undercover Filipino arranged to meet Conway in a Sheung Wan KFC restaurant earlier ...

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    I don't hate mainlanders- just their behaviour, TST protest organiser says

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 03:55am by Phila Siu

    ... the influx of parallel-goods traders- who buy products at lower prices in Hong Kong to sell over the border- in his hometown of Sheung Shui. While political parties and the media paid little attention, he said, local internet users organised a series of so-called Reclaim Sheung Shui protests. Leung became an organiser of the campaign soon after it started. The NeoDemocrats- a group ...

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    YouTube slap-attack boyfriend escapes charges over alleged assault of Post photographer

    Posted Dec 18th 2013, 05:46am by Austin Chiu

    ... was slapped and shoved by two men as she took pictures of parallel-goods traders from a footbridge outside Sheung Shui MTR station. The pair were later sentenced to perform community service ...

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    1,400 homeless sleeping on Hong Kong's streets, double government estimates

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 06:16am by Ernest Kao

    ... sleepers were recorded in 2012. Yau Tsim Mong and Sham Shui Po had the highest number of homeless people. Two-thirds were aged above 50, the youngest being 21, the oldest aged 89. About 93 per cent ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Tin Shui Wai's leisure centre opens to complaints

    Posted Jul 13th 2013, 12:00am by Andrea Chen

    ... Andrea Chen andrea.chen@scmp.com Tin Shui Wai's leisure centre opens to complaints Yuen Long's first public leisure centre opened in Tin Shui Wai yesterday, offering ... the official opening of the HK$580 million Ping Shan Tin Shui Wai Leisure and Cultural Building, saying it would not meet the needs of residents. People said the troubled new town needed more ...

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    Happy birthday Hello Kitty! Superstar cat celebrates 40th anniversary

    Posted Mar 18th 2014, 11:36am by Amy Nip

    ... for the company last year. "Hello Kitty has become a part of life," Caroline Tsang Shui-kwan, Sanrio Hong Kong's chief operating officer for Asia, said, adding that handling Hello Kitty ...

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    Head of Women's Foundation wants to fight gender stereotypes

    Posted Mar 02nd 2014, 05:33am by Lana Lam

    ... pageants. "The fact that Taiwan and France have to do this just shows how toxic we have become, in some ways, in society," Thompson said at the Sheung Wan offices of the foundation. ...

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    Hard knock life for Sham Shui Po street sleeper

    Posted May 03rd 2013, 08:25am by Vicky Feng

    ... of the Tung Chau Street Temporary Market in Sham Shui Po, one of the poorest districts in Hong Kong. Fifteen Vietnamese refugees also sleep there, and about 10 in the parks nearby, he said. Ah Sam, ... about half of Hong Kong’s street sleepers find shelter in Sham Shui Po, of an estimated 1,200 in the city. The Social Welfare Department, which keeps a Street Sleepers Registry, reported 595 ...




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