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"Movies on the Mind" explores relationship between film and psychology

Can a nightmare drive a man to kill his wife? Is waking up the beginning of consciousness, or the beginning of yet another dream? How do dreams relate to our minds, our lives, our experiences? The Hong Kong Film Archive’s (HKFA) programme "Movies on the Mind" will look into the fascinating interplay between cinema and psychology through screenings, seminars and an exhibition.

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Cathay Pacific reduces passenger fuel surcharge

 

Cathay Pacific Airways has been notified by the Hong Kong Civil Aviation Department (CAD) that it is one of the airlines granted approval to adjust its passenger fuel surcharge.

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S for S updates South Korean counterparts on HK's situation

The Secretary for Security, Mr Ambrose S K Lee, started his visit to Seoul November 24 updating his South Korean counterparts on the latest developments in Hong Kong, particularly the law and order situation.

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Limbless speaker inspires PUCI inmates

One hundred and sixty-four inmates of the Pik Uk Correctional Institution (PUCI) attended a rehabilitation-related seminar conducted by a limbless overseas guest speaker, Mr Nick Vujicic, in the institution today (November 24).

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Beijing-Kowloon and Shanghai-Kowloon Through Train Tickets

Tickets for the Beijing-Kowloon and Shanghai-Kowloon Through Trains for the ChineseNew Year in 2009 (from 15 January to 9 February) will be on sale from 23 November 2008(Sunday).

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MTR Safety Month Promotes Care for the Young and Old

“Take care of children and the elderly – Make safety your priority” is the theme of this year’s MTR Safety Month which kicks off on 20 November 2008. Safety Ambassadors will be out in force at MTR stations to remind passengers how to use the MTR safely, and in particular, to take care of the elderly and children.

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PTU the protector of the public

“No matter how onerous the tasks are, the Police Tactical Unit (PTU) always responds professionally to the challenges at the forefront and it has undoubtedly become the protector of the public,” said the Secretary for Security, Mr Ambrose S K Lee.

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HK volunteers of Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Games awarded certificates

The Home Affairs Bureau November 22 presented service certificates to Hong Kong volunteers serving in the Beijing 2008 Olympic and Paralympic Games to commend their outstanding services. The volunteers were encouraged to extend their volunteer spirit to make further contributions.

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City Art Square Cityscape Architectural Awards Celebration

The City Art Square, a joint project of the Leisure and Cultural Services Department and Sun Hung Kai Properties Charitable Fund was recently presented with the "Cityscape Architectural Award" in Dubai. A celebration was held on November 20 to honour the award.

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