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How digital age has forced Hong Kong’s libraries and librarians to change ways they get us to read

Use of printed books down as surveys show e-books are read by just 12 per cent of internet users while only 36 per cent of primary school pupils ‘love reading’

24 Dec 2018 - 12:08PM

Use of printed books down as surveys show e-books are read by just 12 per cent of internet users while only 36 per cent of primary school pupils ‘love reading’

How digital age has forced Hong Kong’s libraries and librarians to change ways they get us to read
Chinese artisans keep Qing emperors’ clocks alive and ticking

Emperor Qianlong’s rusted timepiece – repaired after one year – is one of 120 clocks and watches from The Palace Museum in Beijing on show in Hong Kong

14 Dec 2018 - 5:08PM

Emperor Qianlong’s rusted timepiece – repaired after one year – is one of 120 clocks and watches from The Palace Museum in Beijing on show in Hong Kong

Chinese artisans keep Qing emperors’ clocks alive and ticking
Early sacrifices lead to table tennis success for Mak siblings

Luck, skill and determination take hard-working pair from dining table to Shenzhen, then Hong Kong Games gold

10 Dec 2018 - 12:05AM

Luck, skill and determination take hard-working pair from dining table to Shenzhen, then Hong Kong Games gold

Early sacrifices lead to table tennis success for Mak siblings
Competitive orienteering proves challenge to both mind and body

Sport, where participants walk, jog or run on unknown outdoor courses, even sprinting on short tracks, offers health benefits and teaches map-reading skills

3 Dec 2018 - 5:27PM

Sport, where participants walk, jog or run on unknown outdoor courses, even sprinting on short tracks, offers health benefits and teaches map-reading skills

Competitive orienteering proves challenge to both mind and body
How China’s skilled Chaozhou woodcarvers created an enviable art form that still thrives today

The craft, known for its precision, sophistication and lifelike sculptures, is one of the nation’s oldest surviving and most reputable types of woodcarving

24 Nov 2018 - 12:10AM

The craft, known for its precision, sophistication and lifelike sculptures, is one of the nation’s oldest surviving and most reputable types of woodcarving

How China’s skilled Chaozhou woodcarvers created an enviable art form that still thrives today
Disabled badminton player aiming for Tokyo 2020

Patience, determination and positive outlook have Tim Wong Chun-yim on path to Paralympics

20 Nov 2018 - 4:06PM

Patience, determination and positive outlook have Tim Wong Chun-yim on path to Paralympics

Disabled badminton player aiming for Tokyo 2020
At 81, Hong Kong runner shows no sign of slowing down

Retired minibus driver Chau Wai-chuen, who regularly ran in full marathons until he was 76, first took up the activity nearly 40 years ago to boost his health

6 Nov 2018 - 12:07PM

Retired minibus driver Chau Wai-chuen, who regularly ran in full marathons until he was 76, first took up the activity nearly 40 years ago to boost his health

At 81, Hong Kong runner shows no sign of slowing down
How music and sounds add extra dimension to ‘twisted’ fairy tale of Red Riding Hood and hungry wolf

Hong Kong’s Theatre de la Feuille’s latest production, ‘Mad Men (Irregular Version)’, part of November’s ArtSnap at ninth New Vision Arts Festival

6 Nov 2018 - 12:08PM

Hong Kong’s Theatre de la Feuille’s latest production, ‘Mad Men (Irregular Version)’, part of November’s ArtSnap at ninth New Vision Arts Festival

How music and sounds add extra dimension to ‘twisted’ fairy tale of Red Riding Hood and hungry wolf
‘The show must go on’ – Steven Chan, ‘Mr Fixit’ of Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra for 40 years … and counting

As city’s top orchestra turns 45, long-serving stage manager recalls memorable times – and challenges when air conditioners failed with only minutes to go

12 Sep 2018 - 8:26PM

As city’s top orchestra turns 45, long-serving stage manager recalls memorable times – and challenges when air conditioners failed with only minutes to go

‘The show must go on’ – Steven Chan, ‘Mr Fixit’ of Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra for 40 years … and counting
Wan Chai art studio offers eco-friendly handicraft classes
Hong Kong students encouraged to apply for Rhodes Scholarships
Christine Fang: Social services professional inspired by her late father
Suzanne Ho: 'With my faith in God, I can be at peace', says health professional
Lee Wai-sze: 'I am so proud to be a Hong Kong athlete'
Food safety is of vital importance
Guiding principles a recipe for success
Maid to order
8 Jul 2012 - 12:00AM
Maid to order
Bringing up the rearer
8 Jul 2012 - 12:00AM
Bringing up the rearer
Sustainable designs and techniques in spotlight
Latest trends set to dazzle
3 Jul 2012 - 12:00AM
Latest trends set to dazzle
NERVE centre
28 Jun 2012 - 12:00AM
NERVE centre
BACK TO the future
28 Jun 2012 - 12:00AM
BACK TO the future
REACH for the top
28 Jun 2012 - 12:00AM
REACH for the top
TOWERING prospects
28 Jun 2012 - 12:00AM
TOWERING prospects
Enjoy life by saving today
26 Jun 2012 - 12:00AM
Enjoy life by saving today
IB shapes young minds
25 Jun 2012 - 12:00AM
IB shapes young minds
Gift of tongues
24 Jun 2012 - 12:00AM
Gift of tongues
Accountants show youngsters value of good financial habits
Corporate sector must change with the times
How Li Po Chun course inspired a talented artist