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  1. 14 women jailed in sex-sting operation

    Posted Jan 11th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Maggie Ng Fourteen woman from Vietnam, Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda were each jailed for six weeks yesterday for soliciting for immoral purposes and breaching their conditions of stay. The women, aged between 24 and 38, were arrested on Saturday during an anti-vice operation in Wan Chai. Police officers posing as prospective customers were asked to pay up to HK$3,000 for sex. ...

  2. The Planner

    Posted Aug 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... of disappearing. Opening reception today, 6pm-8pm. Tue-Sat, 11am-7pm, Gallery Exit, 1 Shin Hing St, Central. Inquiries: 2541 1299. Ends Aug 30 Bays and Beaches of Vietnam Paintings of the Vietnamese ... Songs Cloud Gate Dance Theatre of Taiwan performs a dance work choreographed by Lin Hwai-min that's inspired by a cycle of poems written by Warring States Period poet Qu Yuan some 2,300 ...

  3. The Planner

    Posted Apr 25th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Lyrical Splendour Works by three generations of artists from Vietnam and Tibet, highlighting their homeland and culture. Mon-Sat, 10.30am-6.30pm, Galerie La Vong, 13/F One Lan Kwai Fong, Central. ... about the gallantry displayed during the second world war by the soldiers of the Winnipeg Grenadiers and Royal Rifles of Canada in their defence of Hong Kong, as well as their days ...

  4. Slice of Life

    Posted Aug 05th 2008, 12:00am by Sandra Lowe

    ... They were not arrested. That night hundreds of villagers gathered at a monument commemorating Sai Kung residents who died during World War II to denounce the police action and set up another protest ... face prison than be repatriated to Vietnam. Concern over security increased on August 4, as up to 500 of the 7,000 boat people broke out of the Sek Kong centre. The escapees were mostly women ...

  5. Going Out

    Posted Apr 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Centre. Taxi Driver Martin Scorsese's drama about a mentally unstable Vietnam war veteran working as a nighttime taxi driver in New York City where the perceived decadence and sleaze feeds ... transposed to a fictional modern-day, war-torn Eastern Europe state- about a banished hero who allies with a sworn enemy to take revenge on his city. In English with Chinese subtitles. Apr 1, 5.30pm, ...

  6. The Planner

    Posted Feb 28th 2007, 12:00am by Jade Lee-Duffy

    ... rgshk@netvigator.com Vietnam War to Iraq War The Media-Government Conflict Journalist Peter Arnett speaks of the conflict between the US media and the government over the Iraq war. Today, 7.30pm (drinks ...

  7. Letters

    Posted Dec 01st 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... be focusing on is that the Kitty Hawk is a machine designed for mass murder. It took a leading role in the illegal Gulf war and the bombing of innocent civilians in Iraq. For seven years it was active in the Vietnam war, where the US military killed 4 million people. It seems that whenever a US warship docks in Hong Kong, the red carpet is laid out while we conveniently forget that the sailors coming ...

  8. Fresh idea for food charity in market

    Posted May 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... The Development Bureau's heritage committee meets this week to shortlist the submissions for the city's first post-war market building, which dates from 1953 and now enjoys a grade three ...

  9. The Planner

    Posted May 22nd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Ho. Inquiries: 2739 2139. Ends Jun 13 When Silence Speaks Paintings by Viet Dung of landscapes and life in contemporary Vietnam. Opens today; opening ceremony, May 24, 5.30pm-8pm. May 22, ... Inquiries: 2869 6863. Ends Jul 31 Performing Arts Tri Theatre- In Love with War! Perilous Mouths and Not So Loud Theatre presents three war-themed plays: a reimagining of Shakespeare's Othello ...

  10. Arts

    Posted Jan 20th 2011, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Wai Centre, 7 Tin Wan Praya Rd, Aberdeen. Inquiries: 9120 4264. Ends today Against Easy Listening Works in various media by artists from the mainland, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea and Vietnam ... featuring Chinese lacquer wares from the Warring States period to the late Qing dynasty. Daily, 10am-5pm, Art Museum, Chinese University of HK, Sha Tin. Inquiries: 2609 7416. Ends July 17 Performing ...




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