Established March 1975
18th January 2014
Vol.39 - No.2
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We are moving! Dear Readers & Advertisers,
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Hong Kong Dollarsaver will be moved to a new office from January 18, 2014. We look forward to your continuous support in the coming new year! The Hong Kong Dollarsaver Team
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TUITION Maths and English Syllabus Social Sciences: Accounting, Business Studies, Economics, Film, Geography, History, Languages, Literature, Media, Psychology Modern Languages: French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Mandarin, Spanish Sciences: Biology, Chemistry, Physics Arts, Singing, Music, Instruments Incl: Clarinet, Drums, Guitar, Oboe, Piano, Violin UK A Levels & HK DSE’s, GCSE & IGCSE, Common Entrance Exams, SAT & AP, IB - International Baccalaureate
We offer: 1) Lessons at tutors’ homes around Hong Kong 2) Individual tuition at your home 3) Syllabus & last minute homework assistance
Clients: Students from ESF and International Schools, Grades 1-13 University & College Test Prep Independent Boarding Schools
TUTORS Tel: 6292 6971 Call:
PIANO/THEORY LESSONS in Your Own Home from experienced British teacher. Grad. of Royal College of Music (London), adult/children, all levels, advice on renting/buying pianos. Tel: 9388 0953. I’m pleased to offer expat community for learning Cantonese. Call 9228 4878 or [email protected]
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ELECTRICAL & DECORATION CO. Highest Level & Standard of Workmanship. Satisfaction 100% guarantee in person by Owner JOHNNY LIU. Design and Maintenance, Home or Office, please give us your problems to solve: Electrical maintenance & installation Plumbing & piping work, Air-conditioning work, Painting, Glass & mirror installation, Wall panelling & ceilings, Carpentry & Wall papering, Wooden Floor & Tile cementing work, Water-proof, Metal & Aluminium work.
Tel: 2729 1516 or 9097 5292
Hong Kong Handyman. For all your household build, repair and maintenance needs. See www.hkhandyman.com for examples of our work, or contact us at [email protected]
or on 5997 0992. ATTENTION STALLHOLDERS: West Island School Fair, Saturday 8 March 2014. Commercial Stalls $675. Contact 2816 7222 or [email protected]
MAN WITH DRILL! Expat tradesman: pictures, mirrors, custom made furniture, shelving, painting, renovation. 9219 8169 Mark, www.manwithdrill.com Glory to God always, love n adore Him. Lord Jesus please hear us n grant our wishes. Holy Mother Mary, St Jude please help us. Thank you Lord. Say this 9 times daily, 9 days. Must publish. RMD
To add to your special occasion with home made delicacies. Contact Artastic Kitchen @9097 9962. Mathematics and Science Home Tutoring, Primary Mathematics. GCSE, IB, A Level. Physics, Chemistry, Math Teacher from the Australian International School. Gary Stevens, 9806 8342, [email protected]
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Experience Empathy in a Tour
Empathy is an important people skill in the building of strong interpersonal relationships. According to Daniel Goleman, the author of Emotional Intelligence, it is the key to success in life. While active listening is one technique used to build empathic competence, the experience to be in someone's shoes also contributes in the building of empathy.
The Sonova Tour Package organised by the Sonova Institute offers just the opportunity, not to try shoes, but to embark on a journey of empathic nature.
The first highlight of the tour is to board a
Diamond Cab on a wheelchair. There are over 100,000 wheelchair users in Hong Kong and the company is providing them barrier free, user safe and law compliant transportation. 50,000 trips have been taken so far since 2010. What follows next is to ‘see’ an experiential exhibition in a totally darkened surrounding let by visually impaired guides. They are employed by Diagloue in the Dark, an international social enterprise that has created more than 6,000 jobs for the visually impaired worldwide.
The tour ends with lunch at a partner restaurant of Table for Two. TFT is an international organisation dedicated to addressing global food imbalance. By ordering from the TFT menu, HK$2 is added to the cost of each healthy, nutritionally balanced meal. A proportion of the proceeds will go to provide school lunches for children in China and some African countries. Most of us do not know what it is like to be physically disabled. The Sonova Tour really opens up experiences that would broaden perspectives, evoke feelings, and elicit understandings. The tour starts with $500 per person (4 person minimum). For booking, email [email protected]
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Hanging pictures & curtains, assembling Ikea furniture, shelves, mirrors & ceiling fans/lights, installation of child locks & mounting of TVs.
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Find Domestic Helper for FREE The original and largest online Domestic Helper Search www.amahnet.com is the fastest, easiest and convenient way. Please call 2869 9330. VCARE HOMEOPATHIC MEDICINE available in HK cure all health issues contact: [email protected]
or 6109 4360. Home Tutor – from top US test prep institution. SSAT, SAT, IB, GMAT, GRE, middle/high school math and sciences. [email protected]
(852) 9198 6085. MUSIC LESSONS: Cello, Piano, Djembe, Ukulele. 9133 8709, whatsapp or leave message. MANDARIN LESSONS at Your Home: Qualified and experienced native tutors offer private one-to-one or small group lessons for Children and Adults, tailor-made. Please text on Shirley Yuen 9282 9660 or visit www.flowmandarin.com 1-HANDYWORK SERVICE: Air-condition general cleaning/ installation, house painting with patch up, wall papering, electrical, carpentry, hanging pictures and others, masonary and tiles, bathroom and kitchen renovation, indoor & outdoor furniture repair. GOOD RATES FREE ESTIMATE. Please call Don 9585 4068, [email protected]
NEED SPACE / STORAGE! Humid Control, Small or Large Storage Space, Short or Long term, Very Competitive Rate. Call Today 2566 4799, www.expertmover.hk FLOWER CLASSES– HONG KONG Academy of Flower Arrangement – European Designer Certification by I.A.F. Tomas De Bruyne & JANE PACKER LONDON – Int’l classes, short workshops WANCHAI/TSIMSHATSUI. 25TH ANNIVERSARY discount. www.hkafa.com.hk • Tel: 2882 1832.
BooksMart New and used English books at discount prices. Order online and get free delivery with purchases over HK$200, or browse around our shop. Room 1604, 16/F, Western Centre, 48 Des Voeux Road West, Sheung Wan. Open 11.30am–7.30pm; closed Wednesdays, Sundays and public holidays. www.booksmarthk.com Tel: 2620 5035, E-mail: [email protected]
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Call us for a site inspection & quotation absolutely free !
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CHILDREN’S PARTIES with an upbeat! We make everyone a star! Call DRUM JAM. 9750 4212, [email protected]
• www.drum-jam.com Learn to Sing Like a Pro! Learn proper vocal technique at the studio where Asia’s biggest recording artists come to train! Our international teachers are professional performers and qualified vocal instructors. Students of all backgrounds from beginners to advanced welcome! Lessons taught in English or in Cantonese. [email protected]
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Private Piano/Theory lessons at your home in English/ Mandarin. For ABRSM or Canada’s RCM exams. Call 6055 0972 or email to [email protected]
COMPETITIVE Car Rental, with airport delivery eco-friendly cars at British Airports, call CONCORDE TRAVEL for hire charges. Tel: 2526 3391, License 350343 TENNIS INSTRUCTOR – Qualified and experienced. Resultoriented teaching and it’s FUN too. Excellent with children. Private and semi–private lessons for adults. Call Aseem at 9099 4240
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30m from escalator, easy parking. Show address to your driver :
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Megadime Consultant provides well-screened domestic helpers, drivers and gardeners from HK and Philippines. We help you choose according to your needs and requirements. Contact Joyce 9525 6854 Tel: 3487 4010, Email: [email protected]
BABIES & MUMMIES, PEKIP is celebrating 15 years in HK. Come and join this unique program and give your baby a head start. 100 Stimulating Activities & Games for age appropriate, including baby massage. www.pekip.com.hk • contact 2573 6623. NEW VENUE & NEW PROGRAM for TODDLERS www.mitprograms.hk 1–3 years TINY TOTS & TODDLERS tumble
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1-A HANDY MAN SERVICES since 1994: Hanging pictures, mirrors, ceiling fans, lights, curtains, blinds etc. House painting and wall paper work, plumbing or bathroom and kitchen renovation, carpentry, furniture assemble or repair, shelves and wooden flooring, electrical work, light systems, Air-conditioner maintenance, home appliances repair or installation, door locks installation. Free quote and low rates please contact Harry for professional services 9151 9441, [email protected]
Swimming for Children
Harry Wright International - The Premier Swim School Lessons from Parent & Infant through to competitive training • • • •
Convenient locations Professional instruction Structured & progressive program Indoor heated pool
Please call 2575 6279 email: [email protected]
Professional Handyman Service: Air-con general cleaning, indoor/outdoor furniture repair, dismantle and reassemble, all electrical works and plumbing works, wall papering, hanging picture, curtain brackets, chandeliers, shelves and others, painting with patchup, gardening, landscaping and outdoor works, masonry and tiles works and other all handyman works. Low rates. Contact no: 6357 6164 Kris, 9357 7001 Email: [email protected]
TENNIS COACH. MOTIVATOR. FITNESS TRAINER. U.S. certified professional. Call Larry 9013 8344, www.acematchpoint.com Mandarin Tuition: A professional native speaking lady offer Mandarin Tuition to children and adults with more than twenty years experiences. Master degree from Chinese University of Hong Kong and Mandarin teacher certificated from Hong Kong University. Especially good at teaching GCSE Mandarin. I also teach young kids from 3 years old. references. one to one or groups all welcome. Visit home. Email: [email protected]
Call 9792 7025. YOGA CLASSES at HOME – Experience all the benefits of yoga in the comfort and privacy of your desired location – reduce stress and weight, increase flexibility, strength, vitality and mental and physical balance. Children, adults, family, and pregnancy classes available in multi-levels and languages. Call Yoga For Life: 2167 7401 or [email protected]
PIANO/GUITAR Experienced Teacher offers lessons at student’s/teacher’s place. 9663 7821.
Cancer Information and Support Group A free programme of hope and friendship
For information on meetings, please call Tel: 3667 3000
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CREATIVE, ENERGETIC & PRO-ACTIVE qualities required to follow marketing and promotional activities for a leading, expanding and long-established wine importer / distributor located in Aberdeen. Fluent English is a must (English mothertongue preferable). Marketing experience, good communication and writing skills, self-motivated, well-organised and computer skills necessary. If you think you fit the bill, please send CV with expected salary to [email protected]
, Fax: 2873 1246 or send to Hennessy Road P.O. Box 20610, HK. Experienced Sri Landan Helper looking for employer with excellent reference. Employer leaving for good. 6155 3506. HKMacs: British Macintosh Specialist 20 yrs experience + Apple Certification. Personalised training, software installation/upgrades, computer set-up and parental controls. Networking, troubleshooting and data recovery. iPhone/iPod Touch/iPad management and Mountain Lion Server setup. PC switchers welcome! Call Vince Loden Mobile: 9348 6884, Email: [email protected]
• Website, Blog: http://hkmacs.com • Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/HKMacs CHILDREN’S MAGIC SHOW starring Professional Entertainer – Andy Ko! Perfect for birthday party. Bilingual! Reliable! Affordable! Interactive! Unforgettable! Tel: 9700 2469, http://kids.koandy.com • [email protected]
Saxophone, Flute snd Clarinet Lessons. Experienced teacher, Tuen Mun. 9546 1386. Affordable, Quality Made-to-Measure Furniture! If you can’t find what you are looking for and you are exhausted from search, XPAT CABINETS Made to Measure service can create exactly the piece of furniture you require. Fast delivery. www.xpatcabinets.com • Tel: 2815 7929. YOU MAY NOT Need Carpet Or Upholstery Cleaning At Once, but if you do not use Duraclean, we both lose. Our cleaning enlivens fibers, revives colours and adds new life and beauty to furnishings. With over 20 years’ experience, we provide 4 more exclusive treatments free, viz. anti-fungus, anti-moth, colourbrightening and odor-removal. Call DURACLEAN SERVICE at 2513 1238 or 9830 2883 (mobile).
CHUNKIE INT’L REMOVAL LTD. 2690 0188 • Professional Packing • Local and Oversea Moving • Warehousing Security Storage
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Unit 8B., Yiuga Factory Building, 62 Victoria Road, Kennedy Town, Hong Kong Tel : 28166382 / 28166383 Fax : 28166988 email : [email protected]
RAJA YOGA Meditation and Positive Thinking Courses free of charge. Tel: 2806 3008 • [email protected]
• www.rajayoga.com.hk MANDARIN and CANTONESE for children and adult, language tuition all levels at ESSENTIAL CHINESE LANGUAGE CENTRE. • Central Centre 2544 6979 • Causeway Bay Centre 2151 1791, website: www.eclc.com.hk • Email: [email protected]
CHIROPODIST/PODIATRIST – Karlyn Harfoot, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday (Central) 2877 1683, Wednesday 3922 7500, Friday (Matilda) 2849 1500, www.harfoot.com for information, Email: [email protected]
PERSONAL ADDRESS STICKER
Digital Print Shop 10B, Fui Nam Building, 48-51 Connaught Road West, Sheung Wan, H.K. (4 or 5 lines) Per name and address:
• $120 - ﬁrst 360 pieces • $30 - addition 100 pcs.
• Black ink / White sticker • Prices include postage
Please send cheque & particulars of name & address to:
10B, Fui Nam Building, 48-51 Connaught Road West, Sheung Wan, H.K. Tel: 2528 0825
The Original and Largest Online DOMESTIC HELPER SEARCH www.amahnet.com – It’s the fastest, easiest and convenient way to hire domestic helper, and it’s FREE. Please call 2869 9330. Brenka Ltd. provides highly qualified home tutorials for all ages. Our tutors can provide specialized lessons in Maths, Sciences, Mandarin, English and more. Contact April 9078 6155, [email protected]
ENGLISH, FRENCH, SPANISH, German, Mandarin, Cantonese and Japanese for Children, Teenagers and Adults. Private and small group classes. Beginner to advanced levels, including exam preparation. CEF French and English approved courses. Comfortable, well-equipped classrooms, conveniently located in Central and at One Island South (lessons also available at student’s home/office). HK Institute of Languages / HK Kidz – Tel: 2877 6160, Website: www.hklanguages.com • 29th Anniversary special promotion: 29% discount on all courses (for a maximum of 1 year) when you register between 1st and 31st January (conditions apply). Only 4 students needed to start a new group class: take advantage of this special offer to register with some friends and form your own group! Affordable House Painting! No fuss, clean, tidy professional work, experienced expat. One wall to whole houses. Feature walls, kids rooms, wallpaper, furniture painting, plastering, renovation. 2815 7929, www.cdihk.com
NAME CARD PRINTING SERVICE SIMPLE MAIL ORDER PROCEDURE
Name Card Minimum 200 pcs $285 Extra 100 pcs printed $105
Name Card Layout
❋ Custom layout / Special Font accepted
Fine Laid Paper White
Printed Colour Black Red
Dark Blue Brown
Delivery Pick up at Digital Print Shop office By registered post – $20 for handling, plus postage depending on quantity ordered.
1. Please send the completed form with a HK$100 cheque as deposit(non-refundable). 2. A photocopy proof and an invoice will be sent 5 working days after order is received. 3. Once acceptance of the proof with balance payment is returned, order will be ready after 10 working days. 4. Choose to pick up personally or by registered mail. Name:
To order the above personal stationery, I enclose a cheque for $100, being non-refundable deposit payable to Digital Print Shop. I agree to pay the balance of this order on receipt of proof and invoice. Signed: 10B, Fui Nam Building, 48-51 Connaught Road West, Sheung Wan, H.K. Tel: 2528 0825 Fax: 2865 5160
Coloane Village, Macau
here were once two islands in Macau. Taipa, the island in the middle, is linked to the Macau Peninsula by three bridges. The outer island, Coloane, was connected to Taipa by a causeway that cut through swampland. A major reclamation project turned the causeway to a boulevard with casinos and hotels flanking both sides. This area is commonly referred to as the Cotai Strip. With the completion of the project, Taipa and Coloane is now one island. Coloane is known for its beaches, country park and holiday resort. As to the main Coloane Village, it has not been caught up by the breakneck development in the SAR. Opposite the village across the river is Hengqin Island. Once residents over there were able to come to the village by kai-to (small passenger ferry) to shop. After the handover, the entry checkpoint was closed and the pier is now a good fishing spot. In 2009, Hengqin became China’s third special economic district and University of Macau later leased a plot of land on the island to build its new campus. The position of the new campus allowed it to be connected directly to Macau by an underwater tunnel. Coloane Village, in spite of its close proximity to Hengqin, is unaffected. It is still an idyllic place to visit that is far away from the betting crowd in Macau. Toponymy, the study of the names of a place, is academic in tone but can be fascinating when taking a walk around Coloane Village. Some of the names of alleys and lanes may help one to glimpse back in time, imagining what the once prosperous village was like. First, we begin with the main commercial street, which is called Rua dos Negociantes (Merchant Street 客商街). One related phrase from the word negociantes is ‘negócio da China’. It means easy money and vividly illustrates one simple
reason for Portuguese merchants to travel half way round the world to the Orient. The village also provided what the fishermen needed. So, we have Caminho da Cordo’aria (Rope Making St. 打纜街 ), Rua do Estaiciro (Shipyard St. 船鋪街), Travessa da Pipa (Wooden Barrel Alley 水桶巷). There is also Travessa do Balichão (Shrimp Paste Lane 鹹蝦巷). Balichão is a condiment used in Macanese, Cantonese and South East Asian cuisines. Another interesting name is Travessa do Penacho (Chicken Feather Alley 雞毛巷). Maybe, chicken feather dusters were once produced here. Yet the most intriguing street names to come across are Travessa das Lindas (Beauty Alley 美人巷) and Azinhaga dos Amores (Lover Lane 情人街). Is it possible a romantic story can be traced back in time? Coloane used to be a popular hideout for pirates. In 1910, pirates kidnapped seven Catholic school children for a large ransom. This prompted the Church and the Macau government to take decisive action to free the children and eradicate the pirates. A monument was erected in Coloane village to commemorate the soldiers and policemen who took part in the combat. It is in the square in front of the St. Francis Xavier Chapel. The pirates had their place in history too. So, somewhere in the village is Azinhaga dos Piratas (Pirate Lane 賊仔圍).
TRANSPORTATION Buses to Hac Sa - 21A, 25, 26A, 50 Bus stop at Praca de Ferreira do Amaral/Hotel Lisboa Taxi - Around $100 from downtown Macau
PIANO TEACHER. Experienced. All levels. KENNEDY TOWN. Own studio, but will visit locally. Fellowship Trinity College, London. ABRSM Teaching Diploma. Tel. Winnie 9384 7143, [email protected]
FREE to find DOMESTIC HELPER in our Website: www. maidhelper.com If you are looking for job please call 2521 0088 to register. Many Western families are waiting for you.
$200, Brazilian; $50, Eyebrow & Lips; $220, Leg Wax; Herbal Facials. Best in town. Henna tattoo for party. Call Shabnam: 9561 2241, 2369 3378.
Elite Movers & Handyman: Packing, Moving, Storage, Handyman, Single-Item move, Disposal Service. All kinds of electrical work, hanging curtains, shelves & TV mounting. Tel: 8209 1793, www.emdhk.com
GOOD QUALITY Domestic Helpers/Drivers! Filipina/ Indonesian Helpers. GLOBAL PREMIER CONSULTANCY LTD. Call us now! Tel: 2527 7883, 9134 8783.
Filipina helper looking for new employer. Experienced with a newly born baby, toddler and grown up. Can so all the household works. Jean 6127 9639.
IS THERE AN ALCOHOLIC IN YOUR LIFE? For help call Al Anon 9469 8215.
AMAZING PARTY ENTERTAINERS! www.kids-party.hk • Quote by SMS 9612 0502 (date, time, location, age & your phone number ).
IT’S NEW TO HONG KONG! Have a bear making party with PARTY BEAR suitable for all ages. Choose your animal, stuff and fluff, give hime a heart, record your 10 second message for the voice box, give him a name and fill out the birth certificate, dress him with our choice of fab outfits and then take him home in a special carry cage. It’s Fun, Easy and Mess Free. No party favours or bags needed as they take their bear home. Have the party at home or a venue of your choice. Have a dedicated Party Bear host or do yourself. Be One Of The First to Experience Party Bear! Check out our website to see these little cuties and their clothes. www.partybear.asia • Email: [email protected]
• Tel: 6304 1023.
COMPUTER SERVICES Windows & Apple Mac’s. Hardware, software, network and IT support. Transfer data from old to new PC. Deleted data recovery, synchronize PDA’s, Blackberry, wireless internet and network. Call Christopher Krishnan 9147 0230 or 2572 2867, Email: [email protected]
EXPAT PAINTER & DECORATOR Over 30 years experience colourwash or plain walls finish wallpapering and borders. Fast clean professional serivce. call Colin Golding 9074 5231.
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furniture, furnishings, lighting, accessories and more…
IT’S EASY TO FIND from Aberdeen Tunnel
Aberdeen Praya Rd.
Pok Fu Lam
Ap Lei Chau Bridge Rd.
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Ap Lei Chau Rd.
Lee Nam Rd.
Horizon Plaza 1 Hour FREE parking
Wong Chuk Hang Rd.
Lee Wing Rd. Bus #671
Lee Hing St.
Lee Lok St.
Lee King St.
Take Wong Chuk Hang Road and follow signs for Ap Lei Chau. Go straight on Ap Lei Chau Bridge Road and follow signs for Ap Lei Chau West / Industrial Estates straight thru two traffic lights then keep in the left lane and bear left on Lee Nam Road. This brings you straight thru one traffic light to the back side of the island. Soon you will see Horizon Plaza, Drive PASSED the building, take the left on Lee Hing St., The parking entrance is on your left. One hour free parking chop is available at 2nd floor.
SHOW THIS TO TAXI : 往 鴨 脷 洲 西 工 業 區 利 榮 街 2號 新 海 怡 廣 場 Horizon Plaza, 2 Lee Wing Street, Ap Lei Chau, H.K.
HELP NEEDED - URGENTLY Sai Kung Stray Friends desperately needs help
Currently home to around 60 Dogs, the Kennel in Tai Lam Wu, Sai Kung is being closed on 1st April. due to the sale of the land. New premises are yet to be found. If you can FOSTER or HOME a dog or can give a Donation (no matter how small, every little helps) please contact Narelle or Catherine on
9199 2340 /6799 7530 Look out for their Homing Spot - Every Saturdays outside Starbucks.
Facebook Page SaiKung StrayFriends
This little cafe opened in September 2013. Run by the Yip family, it is centered around their Home Made Jam. The food is western and each dish is designed to go with Jam, even their Sodas are made with Jam ! The Menu features Tea-sets, Wagu Burger, Ribs, Salads, Sodas & Tea - but no coffee as it doesn’t go with Jam ! G/F, 9 See Cheung Street, Sai Kung
Michael Cheuk Optical Co. We are an optical shop located in Sai Kung Town Center for fourteen years, providing optical-related services to people in need. Services of optometrists, opticians and contact lens practitioners including: Eye prescription test for adults and children over eight years old Variety of frames, sunglasses and contact lenses selections Spectacle-related maintenance (For eye diseases or unusual conditions, please go to eye specialists for appropriate check up.)
Business Hours : Mondays to Sundays and Public Holidays 10:00 – 20:00; Wednesdays: closed Address Tel Email
: No.69, G/F, Sai Kung Town Center, Chan Man Street, Sai Kung : 2792 0929, 2791 5029 : [email protected]
Sai Kung Cooking School presents Cooking Workshops for Domestic Helpers - Five mornings covering: dinner party preparation, children’s pack lunches, popular family recipes, vegetarian, low GI and kitchen and fridge management. Contact Caroline at [email protected]
B A L L E T a n d H I P H O P c l a s s e s a t T I N A’ S DA N C E S T U D I O , c a l l Ti n a 9 3 0 1 6 8 2 8 o r e m a i l [email protected]
PODIATRIST- NOW AVAILABLE ON SATURDAYS in SAI KUNG. Professional treatment of foot problems including ingrown toenails and nail deformities, corns and callosities. Bunions, flat feet, toe deformities, warts, fungal infections, diabetic foot problems etc. Home visits also available. Contact: Heidi Corcoran Podiatrist Tel: 6255 0088 for appointment booking. www.ntpodiatry.com
Icelandic Seafood Delivery in HK Unit B2-3, 8 Floor, Seapower Industrial Ctr, Kwun Tong, Kln, HK T: 8170-0104 E: [email protected]
Fresh • Healthy • Inexpensive Go to www.wildc.hk for more information
D’Oli French Gourmet Shop – We sell French Wine & Cheeses. Free Tasting everyday except Tuesdays. Located in Sai Kung Old Town. Open from 10AM til 7:30PM • Tel. 9314 5925 • www.saiiltd.com FANTASTIC FUN FOR KIDS PARTIES! Magic, princesses, supeheroes, dancing, glitter and so much more! Call: 2705 9556, Email: [email protected]
or check out our Website: www.funhousehk.com Girls Jewellery Birthday Parties and Craft Parties for boys/ girls. Contact Julie thru www.busybees.asia (formerly Beads Galore HK).
Lifelong care for lifelong friends … G/F, 6 Hoi Pong St., Sai Kung, H.K. Tel. 2792 8555 Salsa, Tango, Waltz Lessons in Saikung town with Sunshine & Keith, Tel: 9486 4984 Classroom for rent $298/h ADVERTISE HERE ~ only $150 for 10 words, $2 for each extra word, ($30 for box,optional). Wanted ~Used Clothing, Shoes, Toys & Books. Please donate to D’Oli Charity – call 9314 5925
Queen’s Castle Organic Day Spa We use 100% Organic Oil for Massage; You can feel the difference!
NOW OPEN in Razor Hill CLEARWATER BAY
FREE INDOOR PARKING
Business Hours: Mon – Sat 09:30 to 21:00
Tel: (852) 2719-4444 Shop 9, 1/F Dairy Farm Shopping Centre, 8 Razor Hill Road, Clear Water Bay
Aromatherapy Massage : $240/60 minutes $340/90 minutes * Deep Tissue Massage : $240/60 minutes $340/90 minutes * * for first time customer
Sri Lankan Crab Curry Night!
HANDYMAN SERVICES Wooden Ceiling and Wooden Living Room Design
• Painting • Hanging Pictures • Shelf, Ceiling Fan, Air-Con Installations • Electrical Repairs • Carpentry • Plumbing • Light Systems • Furniture Assemble or Repair • Door Locks Installations etc.
ENJOY Every Thursday Night from 6pm (Starting from 06th Feb) In addition to our full dinner menu, we will be serving imported Sri Lankan Crab Curry, roll up your sleeves coz this could get messy!
Reservations are required, reserve your crab today!
Call us for more info. Phone: 2792 2555 Facebook : AJsSriLankanCuisine Address : G/F, 14 Sai Kung Hoi Pong St, Sai Kung, N.T.
Persian & Oriental Carpets Washing & Repair Done by hand & by very expert people!!
edge Fix new ✔ s e g ew frin arpets ✔ Fix n pair for c e r f o d We Are ✔ All kin Mobile : 6321 1040 Office : 2623 0499 Email : [email protected]
Selling Very Nice Pakistani, Persian & Afghani Carpets
G/F, House 201, Wong Chuk Wan, Tai Mong Tsai Road, Sai Kung
Contact RJ for a free quote. Tel: 5182 6234, [email protected]
JAN, 2 0
What’s on in
SAI KUNG! Sat 25 J an 3:45 pmuary ~ Sai Kun g Sat Ha Walk, jog sh or
Mon 3rd February 9am - Mid-day Outside the Tin Hau Temple, Sai Kung Town (see map).
An event Not to be missed !
Sat 25 January ~ 9am - 3pm 2nd Winter Garage Sale & Market
run off a few of those pounds Christmas and hav e fun too Kids Everyon , Dogs, Granny - . e welcom e Pagoda opposite . Meet at the Butcher King. 93
at HKUST LG3 Carp ark. Admission free. Food , Drinks & Parking available. Fun for all the Fami ly. Details 9045 5942
CNY Flower Market in the Square
ts ~ SK’s Quiz Nigh ome Everyone welc lls brain ce Shakeup those gether to & get a team
( see m a p)
Wed 29 Jan Thurs 2 3 Jan 8:30pm 8pm at the
Agua P lus, Sai Kun g call 279 1
newly renovated, Hebe One O One in Pak Sha Wan for details call
LIVE MUSIriCday Every F at Bacco
SAI KUNG SUPPLEMENT
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