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  1. Cool response to Sai Wan forum

    Posted Feb 28th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Cheung Chi-fai A public meeting set up to air a local charity's preservation and recovery proposal for Sai Kung's defaced Sai Wan beach met with a lukewarm response yesterday. ... into simple overnight lodgings for people. The meagre public response has not deterred foundation leaders who say they will hold more forums to get backing for plans to restore and develop the beach ...

  2. Social worker's trial for rape opens

    Posted Nov 30th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... Joyce Man The founder of a children's home in Yunnan province who is accused of sexually assaulting two girls told one of them after raping her that if she did not co-operate he would kick her out, a court heard. Social worker Francis Lee Kwok-wah, 49, yesterday faced the first day of his trial on seven charges at the Court of First Instance. The younger girl was aged 11 ...

  3. Inquiry urged into social worker's case

    Posted Aug 20th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Eva Wu A social workers' union has demanded the government appoint an independent inquiry into whether Secretary for Home Affairs Tsang Tak-sing applied pressure to remove a social worker. After a three-hour closed door meeting last night, members of the Hong Kong Social Workers' General Union decided to request an independent inquiry into the controversy involving ...

  4. Minister tells of his doubts over Li's death

    Posted Jun 13th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kong, said the Taiwanese media had also widely reported Li's death. But he said it would be inappropriate for him to comment on Leung's response to the incident. Chu also said ...

  5. Public liability

    Posted Jun 02nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... lodged, Law should have been held responsible for the blunder, which damaged Leung's reputation. Law is already pushing people around in the administration. Her bullying attitude has caused ...

  6. Lifeguard dream proves bigger than disability

    Posted Jun 13th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... very glad and it is a form of encouragement to me,' he said. The society, responsible for the professional qualifications of lifeguards in Hong Kong, said he deserved the award because ...

  7. Delaying tactics alleged in poll row

    Posted Apr 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... known as 'Shanghai Boy'. The union later retracted the advertisements, with Chan vowing to take all responsibility. Earlier this month, some students launched a campaign to remove him ... had lost the key to the office,' first-year social science student Henry Yan Ka-chun said. 'But this is the student union office, how can he lose the key?' Union procedure ...

  8. Campaign blitz of Leung and Tang under flak

    Posted Mar 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... adding that this included advertising on buses and making extensive use of social-networking sites such as Facebook. A spokeswoman for Tang said: 'Our emphasis is to promote the policy ... to the development of the scandals and the response of the two front runners,' he said. 'The candidates organised some campaign functions on the street just to grab media attention in a bid to get ...

  9. Meet boss whose staff are close to his heart

    Posted Feb 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... said: 'It is important for SMEs to think about how their business can keep growing. Some people think corporate social responsibility contributes nothing... just something to do that makes ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books - ETHICS

    Tackling the taboos of sex and desire in Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 12:00am by HANNAH HODSON

    ... into account. The socially constructed ideas of what is "normal" are understood to affect perceptions of the body, identity and relationships as well. Insight is given into how both social "norms" and the negative effects of living in a patriarchal society impact various social groups, particularly homosexuals and women. Depression, another taboo subject, is touched on with regards ...




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