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HK students achieve good results in International Junior Science Olympiad

Hong Kong students have won two silver and three bronze medals in the Fifth International Junior Science Olympiad (IJSO) in Korea, the best achievement since the Hong Kong team began participating in the Olympiad in 2006.

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Film delegation visits Guangdong to promote Hong Kong film project

The increasing exchanges between film industries of Guangdong and Hong Kong, benefiting from Hong Kong's quota-free access to the Mainland, create more opportunities for Hong Kong film productions.

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2009 "Our Beautiful Country" calendar available free from December 17

The 2009 "Our Beautiful Country" desk calendar, co-produced by the Committee on the Promotion of Civic Education (CPCE) and the Commission on Youth (COY), will be distributed to the public free of charge on a first come, first served basis from Wednesday (December 17).

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Anti-drug Short Film Competition launched

One of the signature events of the territory-wide anti-youth drug abuse campaign, the Anti-drug Short Film Competition 2008, was launched at Radio Television Hong Kong (RTHK) December 13.

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SHA inspects district minor works in Tai Po

Accompanied by the District Officer of Tai Po, Mr Eddie Poon, Mr Tsang toured the Tai Po Community Centre to better understand the improvement project in the centre. Funded by District Minor Works programme of the Tai Po District Council, the project comprises both exterior and interior renovation works and installation of an audio-visual system.

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Exhibition to showcase life in the Greater Pearl River Delta region

Hong Kong’s traditional clothing such as changshan maqua and qipao, the old Tsim Sha Tsui train station, the original Central Market, Zhongshan University in Guangzhou, the memorable rickshaws, the original Tingzai Porridge served at Liwan Lake, Shenzhen Railway Station and Airport, the Daya Bay Nuclear Power Station, Macau’s garment factories, traditional teahouses, pedicabs ……

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Shenzhou-7 delegation concludes visit to Hong Kong

The delegation of the Shenzhou-7 manned space mission attended a farewell ceremony hosted by the Chief Executive, Mr Donald Tsang, at Government House December 8 before concluding its four-day visit to Hong Kong.

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Variety show welcomes astronauts and Shenzhou-7 delegation

About 30,000 people packed the Hong Kong Stadium December 7 to attend a variety show to welcome astronauts Zhai Zhigang, Liu Boming and Jing Haipeng and members of the delegation of the Shenzhou-7 manned space mission.

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Astronauts get Peak view of Hong Kong

They were met by the Commissioner for Tourism, Miss Margaret Fong, Chairman of Hong Kong Tourism Board Mr James Tien, and Executive Director of Hong Kong Tourism Board Mr Anthony Lau. Members of the delegation rode the Peak Tram to the popular tourist attraction where they toured Madame Tussauds Hong Kong, the Peak Tower Sky Terrace and the Visitor Centre.

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