Issue: March 22, 2006   (Archive)
Thursday, October 8, 2015   

`No' is word on ATV's top investor
Asia Television majority investor Wong Ching was yesterday branded with three nils no status, no title, no position.

Public hearing on way for lead-in-water inquiry
An independent commission of inquiry into lead contamination in water supplies will hold its first hearing on October 20, which will be open to the public.

Primary bans games with suicide themes
A Tuen Mun primary school has banned pupils from playing mobile games that contain a suicide theme.

Charity should toe burger line
Two days ago, a close friend organized a spectacular fund-raising dinner to benefit an art project that gives proceeds to charitable partners focused on supporting disadvantaged youths.

Security chief adds `likes' on cop Facebook
A Facebook page set up by the police is proving to be popular and should improve communication with the public, according to the security chief.

Legco protest trio fined $2,000 each
Sai Kung District Council member Christine Fong Kwok-shan and two assistants were yesterday each fined HK$2,000 at Eastern Magistracy for obstructing staff during protests inside the Legislative Council.

Bikes warning for weekend of big races
Roads in Hung Hom and Tsim Sha Tsui will be closed at times this weekend for Hong Kong's first cycling race.

Text app's new `star' not shining for users
The popular smartphone messaging application WhatsApp has introduced a new feature that allows users to "star" a message.

Fund launch set to boost recycling
Recycling companies can apply for help from a HK$1 billion recycling fund set up to reduce landfill pressure.

Minorities avoid translation services
Frontline interpretation services for ethnic minorities lack practicality and have barely been used, according to lawmaker Fernando Cheung Chiu-hung.

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