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  1. Save the earth and your exchequer

    Posted Jun 29th 2004, 12:00am by Elaine Wu

    ... Elaine Wu Sitting at a cafe in an Admiralty shopping mall, Roy Tam Hoi-pong takes mental notes in his 'environmental notebook'. The air-conditioning is not as cold as it used to be- a plus. None of the cups used by Starbucks patrons can be recycled- a minus. These are the sort of things that often go through the 24-year-old's mind. As the founder of green group, ...

  2. We can learn from Taipei's extensive recycling initiatives

    Posted Dec 30th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I am increasingly disturbed by the government's recycling adverts. They leave me feeling morally dishonest as I fail to locate any recycling bins in defined perimeters to deposit my empty Starbucks coffee cup. Why are we encouraged to recycle and yet we frequently cannot find any public recycling bins within sight? Why would a city pour public revenue into raising awareness ...

  3. Sweet taste of success

    Posted Feb 18th 2011, 12:00am by Edward Peters

    ... in to nurse their laptops, and youngsters generally regard them as a safe yet mildly sophisticated spot for a first date. The big international chains are well represented, of course, with Starbucks ...

  4. Letters

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

    ... crowds gathered outside Starbucks outlets to buy a cup of coffee as the company was donating all its takings between 3pm and 5pm to the Japanese earthquake and tsunami appeal. Hong Kong people ...

  5. Cold habits die hard

    Posted Mar 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Town to Kwun Tong): 18 degrees, March 2, 8pm The Landmark, Central: 19 degrees, March 2, 4pm Starbucks, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui: 19 degrees, March 4, 1pm Hong Kong Central Library, Causeway ...

  6. Please just gimme a break

    Posted Sep 24th 2004, 12:00am by Joshua Samuel Brown

    ... of the People's Square metro stop offers an excellent venue for hanging out in outdoor cafes, and chilling out in a moderately calm atmosphere. Even Starbucks, with its umbrella-filled sidewalk cafe ...

  7. Window of hope in 'City of Sadness'

    Posted Jun 07th 2008, 12:00am by Liz Gooch

    ... at the headquarters of Standard Chartered Bank, Starbucks, the MTR Corporation and Microsoft. While wealthy parents often spare no expense when it comes to extras like after-school tuition, and family ...

  8. G8 hosts gird for Geldof army

    Posted Jun 12th 2005, 12:00am by Sean Munday

    ... of anti-capitalist activists, Starbucks has reportedly arranged for its own security personnel to fly in from the United States and Queen Elizabeth has cancelled her annual visit to the royal summer ...



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