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Try to respect your loved ones' views


March 21 - April 19

Friday, 22 June, 2012, 12:00am

Concentrate on what you want to achieve


March 21 - April 19

The past does not always stay in the past, no matter how much we want it to. This week, you may face things you had forgotten about.

23 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Your future - it's written in the stars


March 21 - April 19

Sometimes a change of scenery is all we need to feel refreshed and ready to face any challenge.

18 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Owners' patience pays dividends

Six-year-old Gold Winner finally broke the ice at his fifth run for Danny Shum Chap-shing, who said the patience of the owners was the key factor with the gelding. Gold Winner had his first start in Class Two in March 2009, but injuries have kept his career down to 16 races and hampered his ability to show his true talent.

18 Apr 2011 - 12:00am

Patience finally pays off for Shum

Lions' Fortune repaid connections patience with a long-awaited victory at his 23rd start for trainer Danny Shum Chap-shing and jockey Douglas Whyte. 'They've waited patiently for this win, he's a six-year-old having his first victory, but Danny has got him going well,' Whyte said.

25 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Hero or zero?

No matter what the people of Jinjiang, Fujian province, think, local trawler captain Zhan Qixiong should be no hero. We in East Asia are living in tense times and the last thing we need is some idiot deliberately ramming his boat into the coast-guard vessels of a rival nation. Perhaps it was an accident, in which case Zhan is a bad sailor.

3 Oct 2010 - 12:00am

Forget the golf - just enjoy the day

Not everyone who goes to the Open is a golf fanatic. 'Don't ask me about golf, I come here every year for a great day out with my family and friends,' says Korean-American Angela Cho (pictured far right) who grew up in Seattle but now lives in Kowloon.

23 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

The dangers of stress

Stress is one of society's biggest problems. When people are stressed, they cannot study efficiently, do their jobs well or develop good relationships; This week The symptoms of stress and how to deal with it

According to a recent survey, more than 70 per cent of teenagers said they had felt stress at some time over the past year.

11 Nov 2008 - 12:00am

All In A Day's Work: Smile and break the ice

With a lifetime's skating knowledge, a list of qualifications and top-level experience as long as her arm, Canadian Rebecca Curtis is an ice skating coach at the Rink at Elements, the newest mall at Kowloon Station.

1 Dec 2007 - 12:00am

Patience urged in wait for property prices to decline

Two senior municipal officials have forecast lower property prices in their cities and urged homebuyers to wait for cooling measures to take hold.

7 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Three ways to deal with the office 'jerk'

EVERYTHING WE DO is in some way an attempt to gain the affection of others around us. We often try to foster that feeling in our interaction with others.

But according to Angela Spaxman, business and career coach, one person will not be getting affection any time soon: the office boor, or 'jerk'.

25 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

A little patience goes a long way

George Michael, who said two years ago he felt 'very impatient' with himself for mourning his mother's death for so long, seems to finally have his life back on track.

Patience, which has 14 tracks including two former singles Freeek! and Shoot the Dog, showcases Michael's singing and writing talents at their very best. Fans will savour this comeback.

21 Mar 2004 - 12:00am

CD reviews


Vintage Hi-tech


First, a warning. You'll need two things to really enjoy this album: patience, and a decent sound system.

This is the follow-up to Spacek's 2001 debut, Curvatia, which saw them compared with Massive Attack, Morcheeba, and even Marvin Gaye.

1 Jun 2003 - 12:00am

Patience urged for recovery measures

Officials and Executive Councillors yesterday urged people to allow time for the seven-point economic rescue package to take effect.

3 Jun 1998 - 12:00am