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  1. Lifestyle

    Local eco-warriors push for more sustainable lifestyles

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 12:11am by Elaine Yau

    ... Protection Department last year announced a trial scheme to impose a HK$1 charge on each bottle of beer, wine or spirits sold. The money collected would subsidise local recyclers, who might be paid ... a two-year pilot scheme to turn leftovers into compost. But officials stopped the composting at the end of the trial. "What's the point of encouraging residents to recycle leftovers ...

  2. Burning issues staged for Shaw, and Miller's tale

    Posted Feb 14th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Twenty-five budding thespians acted out two infamous historic trials in a performance this week. Jointly presented by drama group Absolutely Fabulous Theatre Connection ... from St Paul's Co-educational College, played Saint Joan in a 45-minute performance portraying the trial of the righteous heroine for heresy. Sophiya said she had done a lot of research ...

  3. Bone repairs made as smooth as silk

    Posted Nov 18th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... they could yield worthy results,' she said. 'I picked up where they left off. 'I devoted all my four-year doctoral study to this research. Only after many trials and tribulations did ... 'The tests on mice will last two years. Wide application of the implant can be achieved after clinical trials are carried out on humans,' he said. ...

  4. Going the distance

    Posted Sep 05th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... launched by sports performance centre SportPlus is offering the opportunity to make it happen. SportPlus, set up by professional coach Dennis Whitby in 2005, is currently offering a free trial ... Meanwhile, Keith Wong Hoi-chung, 26, is also one of seven trial participants SportPlus has signed up for the marathon challenge so far. A budding artist with Emperor Entertainment Group, he says he ...

  5. Space mission inspires young rocket scientists

    Posted Sep 27th 2008, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... rockets, aeroplanes and parachutes. 'They had to make use of scientific principles. One example was the paper-aeroplane flying competition. They could do three test flights. After many trials ...

  6. All practical purposes

    Posted Oct 24th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... that interests them.' But it's a struggle to find employers to take them on as trainees, even for a two-week trial when they work for free, Lo says. 'Only one in 10 bosses is willing ...

  7. Too cool for school

    Posted Aug 07th 2009, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... their good attributes and unique characteristics,' she says. 'We ask a new teacher to deliver many trial classes when he first joins us. The sessions are taped and analysed. Then, we ...



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