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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Hundreds stage funeral procession for dog killed by MTR train

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 04:52am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... over a range of issues, including service delays and construction problems, which have pushed back the completion of the already controversial cross-border high-speed rail link by two years. ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    PMQ accused of not opening its space to the community

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 05:28am by Ada Lee

    ... as about a dozen rallied outside the former police married quarters in Central yesterday. They said PMQ was not leasing space for organisations serving communities in the Central and Western districts, and refused to discuss traffic and noise impact in the area. Central and Western district councillor Hui Chi-fung said public space at the PMQ was always empty, and when it was occupied, ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Inmates to take on cream of milk-tea makers in competition

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 04:25am by Jessie Lau

    ... in a Western food outlet, while Ah Hei wants to work in a cha chaan teng- the local tea cafes where milk tea is king. "Although making milk tea seems like a small thing, in my life it is very ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Star Ferry captain serves harbour travellers for three decades

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 01:59pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... you breathe fresh, sea air Chan Tsu-wing Passenger numbers have plunged since the Star Ferry’s peak days. The cross harbour tunnels and MTR crossing now offer a much faster, albeit less ... environment, all day long you breathe fresh, sea air,” he says. Chan is nostalgic when he thinks back on his early days with the company. “Back then it was the main way across the harbour”, he says. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Group's quest to find the gems amid murky waters of mainland charities

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 03:14am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... scandals was in 2011, when Guo Meimei, a young woman who claimed to work for the Chinese Red Cross, was found flaunting her luxurious lifestyle on social media. As legal restrictions on mainland ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Three in four parents against gay rights, finds poll by conservative Christian group

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 03:41am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... are normal and beautiful". Chan said that the education systems of Western countries gave homosexual values an equal status to heterosexual values. But Hong Kong's government should make ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Chinese students in Hong Kong unhappier than South Asian classmates: study

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 06:47pm by Ernest Kao

    ... the city by the Hong Kong Institute of Education found life satisfaction to be lowest among locals, Chinese immigrants and cross-boundary students. South Asian students, about 90 per cent of them ... were locals, 16 per cent mainland immigrants, 4 per cent cross-boundary students and the rest South Asian. The Hong Kong Institute of Education is a publicly-funded tertiary institution which ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Divorcing couples should be forced to undergo counselling, says government advisor

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 04:21am by Ernest Kao

    ... said the body was a cross-sector, cross-bureau platform that was the second in the world, after Australia, to have introduced mandatory assessment of the impacts and implications on families ...

  9. News - Asia - SOCIETY

    Are you addicted to your smartphone? You may need professional help...

    Posted Jun 15th 2014, 06:01am by AFP

    ... their mobile devices constantly on the go, while queuing or even crossing the roads," Tan said about smartphone use. Singapore's problem is not unique, with a number of countries setting up ...

  10. News - China - SOCIETY

    Beijing launches new bid to ‘civilise’ residents ahead of Apec summit

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 01:47pm

    ... Behaviour Promotion,” also promises to crack down on jaywalking, drink driving and drivers refusing to stop at zebra crossings. The Beijing municipal government said in a press release that it aims ...




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