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Golden Beach, Hong Kong

Fong puts studies aside to play for HK

Soccer takes precedence over studies for young Hong Kong international Fong Pak-lun - at least in the short term.

Saturday, 21 July, 2012, 12:00am

Come on in, most of the water's just fine

Air pollution may be damaging our health but the good news for Hong Kong's beach-goers is that the water is cleaner - in most cases.

A government study comparing the city's beaches for the deadly bacteria E coli over the past 20 years has found most beaches are fine for a dip year-round.

20 May 2006 - 12:00am

Water plan

New measures to prevent pollution will be adopted in the wake of the polluted beaches at Tuen Mun and Stanley.

24 Jul 1997 - 12:00am

Swimmers receive boost as water quality improves

SWIMMERS can frolic in the sea with a little more peace of mind following the release of new statistics on water quality at Hong Kong's beaches.

Seven popular seaside destinations now enjoy less pollution than last month with lower counts of bacteria.

13 Aug 1993 - 12:00am