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  1. Back to the land

    Posted Apr 18th 2008, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... wasteful of resources and environmentally damaging. They have robbed communities of food, income and skills. For a model, look to Israel. Within its 20,770 sq km are microcosms of most of the world's climates, from Mediterranean to desert. Despite severe strains on water resources, a sound agricultural policy, grounded in ingenious use of technology, ensures the 7.1 million people do ...

  2. the mixer

    Posted Dec 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Alan Warboys

    ... with Alan Warboys a_warboys@yahoo.co.uk The kitchen is a mine of resources when it comes to creating cocktails. Beyond the obvious fruit, vegetables and herbs, the fridge and cupboards contain a wide array of unlikely mixer ingredients. At M Bar, the classic black-toned watering hole at the Mandarin Oriental hotel, the drinks list features concoctions that make interesting use ...

  3. How the world's population exploded

    Posted Nov 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Susan Ramsay Food In the past, people were reliant on Nature for food. Weather, soil quality, controlling pests and the need for water all played their part in restricting how much food ... vaccines against diseases. It co-ordinates the fight against diseases and tries to get rid of them. This global exchange of knowledge and resources has saved countless lives. Globalisation Bringing ...

  4. Tingyi rises 9pc after mainland Pepsi deal

    Posted Nov 08th 2011, 12:00am

    ... announced on Friday, Tingyi can manufacture, bottle, package, distribute, sell and promote Pepsi's sports drinks and bottled water on the mainland. The Chinese company also gains the right ... drinks is ideally 300 kilometres from a plant. Tingyi needs to decide how to optimise its resources on expanding the facilities for its own and Pepsi's brands. Beverage demand ...

  5. Nutrition 4 you

    Posted Apr 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Wynnie Chan

    ... sometimes cup noodles Dinner: Sometimes steak and veggies or a curry or bangers and mash or souvlakis; Water, juice, soft drink or a glass of wine Eating out with friends: Usually the food court ... an important contribution to the environment. A UK report published by the Waste and Resources Action Programme (WRAP) last month found that the average British household dumps almost a third of all ...

  6. Away with the tides of time

    Posted Jun 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... and keep the trawls stiff in the water. The birds were fed fish entrails and their egg yolks were salted and sold to land-dwellers, who used them in mooncakes and 'typhoon shelter' ... resources, and extensive funding from 'C, D and W' (as the scheme was popularly known) enabled the Hong Kong fleet to swiftly mechanise to diesel engines and away from sails. Effective ...

  7. The milk of innovation keeps flow of hot money alive

    Posted Feb 19th 2011, 12:00am by Shirley Yam

    ... have turned to an 'organic' source instead- leather. Leather is animal skin and, therefore, full of protein. Treat the leather in water and one gets some hydrolysed protein. Just ... but a chat with three mainland businessmen reveals the craft. (The following details don't speak to the resourcefulness of the businessmen but to the openness of this operation.) 'These ...

  8. Talkback

    Posted May 12th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the college and that the government must provide sufficient resources in order to meet the increasing number of young people needing help. International schools can obtain resources far more easily ... stalls. Water Hui Wing-yan, Tsuen Wan ...

  9. Food

    Posted Dec 27th 2007, 12:00am by Susan Jung

    ... Signature dishes: Crab with chilli and garlic, deep-fried squid. $$ Hong Kong Quanjude Roast Duck Restaurant 4/F China Resources Building, 26 Harbour Road, Wan Chai Tel: 2884 9088 Open: noon-11pm ... 8266 Open: 11am-3pm, 6pm-midnight Signature dishes: Mutton casserole with water chestnuts and bean curd skin, pomelo skin with shrimp roe, sliced abalone with sea cucumber, Chiu Chow congee ...



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