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  1. Chan beats home 7,000 in 10km Challenge

    Posted Nov 12th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Chan Ka-ho held off a record field of 7,000 runners to win yesterday's Nike 10km Challenge at Tin Shui Wai, but not before a colossal fight with three other contenders- ... former Olympian Maggie Chan-Roper returned to her native Hong Kong from the US to run this race for the first time on the Tin Shui Wai course. She set the women's event record of 33:46 ...

  2. 7,000 apply for Chinese.hk addresses

    Posted Mar 09th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... names in the Chinese language ending with '.hk', almost 7,000 applications have been sent in. Applicants include government departments, public utilities, international luxury brands, ... for years, the Chinese versions are a recent phenomenon. Domain names in Chinese also have been used by businesses and government departments for years in Taiwan and on the mainland, so Hong Kong ...

  3. Campers first of 7,000 to ride relaunched cable car

    Posted Jan 01st 2008, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... Anita Lam Reopening draws double the number of original opening Almost 7,000 passengers took advantage of the first day of commercial operations of the relaunched Lantau cable car ... outside restaurants during lunch hour yesterday, and shops have seen a 30 per cent revival in business over the past week, when thousands of invited guests rode the cable car test runs. One ...

  4. Shenzhen's roots reach back 7,000 years

    Posted Jul 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... transforming itself from a sleepy fishing village to a special economic zone. But Shenzhen Museum deputy director Ye Yang said the discovery puts Shenzhen's history back 7,000 years. Before ... the Xiantouling site. Carbon dating of the artefacts showed they were about 7,000 years old. Mr Ye said there were still thousands of square metres in Xiantouling waiting to be excavated. 'We may ...

  5. What are your views on teenage pregnancy?

    Posted Aug 16th 2007, 12:00am by Miranda Yeung

    ... Interviews by Sophie Moon and Miranda Yeung Name: Jojo Chan Age: 15 Top Tunes: dance music Teenage pregnancy is not as big a problem in Hong Kong as it is in Britain. I know two teenagers ... to take care of a baby, and they should focus on their studies and career and not get caught up in parenting. Name: Gideon Welles Age: 15 Top Tunes: Rock and alternative In Hong Kong, teenage ...

  6. Pregnancy is costing us our jobs, say women

    Posted May 14th 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam

    ... tolerate my seeing out the terms of the contract.' Pregnancy discrimination cases handled by the Equal Opportunities Commission jumped by almost 50 per cent to 117 last year over 2005. ... Anita Lam A union has warned that Hong Kong's declining birth rate could fall further following a surge in complaints from women who said they were having to choose between a second ...

  7. Concern spurred Mother's Choice

    Posted Nov 18th 2007, 12:00am by Annemarie Evans

    ... Annemarie Evans Twenty years ago, two Hong Kong couples read about young teenage girls heading over the border in the late stages of pregnancy to have life-threatening backstreet ... But by the time they headed over the border they were often late-term. Since the first Hostel for Girls opened a year after the founding, more than 26,000 girls have been helped and Mother's Choice ...

  8. Authority cashes in on pregnancy policy

    Posted Feb 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Lilian Goh, Norma Connolly

    ... HK$28.6 million in one day. The new fees were denounced by a Hong Kong man who went with his mainland wife to make a booking at Queen Elizabeth Hospital. 'It is unfair. I am a Hongkonger. ... the fees were reasonable. 'Both my husband and I are not Hongkongers, but we think Hong Kong is a better place for the child to grow up and be educated. It is worthwhile to pay more. We ...

  9. Birth figures cloud issue of teen pregnancies

    Posted Dec 13th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... pregnancy problem, a concern group has warned. Mother's Choice supervisor of pregnant girls Sophia Wong Chak-shan made the remarks in the wake of Tuesday's incident in which a 16-year ... would not increase its sex education, saying its methods tried to help equip students with proper ethics and values. Ng Mun-lun, better known as Dr Sex, of the Hong Kong Sex Education ...

  10. Dating- and a lot more

    Posted Nov 29th 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... the community, and disturbing cases of single teenage mothers abandoning newborn babies have raised serious concern. In response, Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK) has relaunched Sex Education, a TV ... situations as they grow up. The new version will reflect how sexual attitudes have changed over the years because of social and technological developments. 'The last Sex Education was produced ...




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