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  1. 24 hours with Sally Andersen

    Posted Feb 22nd 2004, 12:00am by Fionnuala McHugh

    ... animals. If you start counting the 24 hours from midnight, then I'm usually up once or twice during the night with the dogs. I'm either letting one of them out or, if it's a full ... skipped out of the gate but then he got lost and I had to go back and find him. He was floundering around wondering where everyone had gone. That takes an hour and a half. Then I have a shower, ...

  2. A man who approached his work with a sense of humour

    Posted Aug 26th 2010, 12:00am by Joyce Man

    ... with journalists at his final press conference in his capacity yesterday, himself said: 'I think one must approach one's work in life seriously, but always with a sense of humour.' Eu said ...

  3. Author finds HSBC exec will work for a song

    Posted Jul 19th 2004, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... it wasn't a fable about banking fees- after all, it was only an hour-long session- but rather a tale about ballroom dancing and harmonica playing. In the reading chair was head of information ... and elevate English standards at a young age.' It was the sixth such event so far, and Reading & Me with HSBC will be back in September. Further details will be available in August ...

  4. 24 hours with Fredric Mao

    Posted Apr 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... on that because I had to eat every couple of hours. But when we were working on A Small Family Business [Mao's celebrated adaptation of the Sir Alan Ayckbourn play for the recent Hong Kong Arts ... 'Mao Sir' is artistic director of the Hong Kong Repertory Theatre. He was born in Shanghai, raised in Hong Kong and spent 17 years working in theatre in the United States until ...

  5. The first 48 hours

    Posted Mar 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... at Chinese University, says most babies born after less than 24 weeks of gestation don't survive. 'The first 48 hours are the most critical,' he says. 'We will administer ... decisions based on the baby's condition. We don't want to shift the burden to parents who do not have medical expertise. 'But after more than 20 years working in the neonatal ...

  6. marathon

    Posted Feb 13th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... strength and stamina Andy Taylor, 41, civil engineer 'I used to work here three years ago and this is my third Hong Kong marathon. My wife is from here and we came back from England, ... I started to cramp up a bit. It's a very desolate, lonely part of the course, but you just have to try and keep going.' He finished in four hours. ...

  7. It's a hard life, but collecting scrap beats working in a factory

    Posted Dec 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... but accommodation and food were provided by the factory. We all knew the paint was poisonous so after three years I returned to Henan to work in a brick factory. Did you like your job in the brick factory? It was really labour intensive. We often worked 10 or more hours a day without a break. Half a year later, I felt that I could not keep doing the work and quit. What made you decide to come to Beijing? ...

  8. Try to respect your loved ones' views

    Posted Jun 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Beth Cooper Howell Aries March 21- April 19 It's going to take a little more work, but the seeds you planted at the beginning of this year- or maybe even long before that- are slowly ... for a little detective work, so get on your policeman's hat and start investigating yourself and your personal history. There is a pattern developing in your relationships with others. Perhaps you ...

  9. Long hours can hurt love life

    Posted Nov 26th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to long working hours that are killing off chances of romance for young female professionals who have little time to date, according to experts. In a survey of 562 women, by the Hong Kong Clerical and Professional Employees General Union, more than 10 per cent of respondents said they worked more than 60 hours a week. Those in banking had to work 11 or 12 hours a day. Ninety-seven per cent ...

  10. Hard work and determination the keys to success

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

    ... area, but it is only determination and hard work which will see them win prizes and awards. It takes courage to step out of our comfort zone and challenge ourselves. You, Pak-tat, have shown ...




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