活現香港、長春社、Docomomo HK 聯合聲明 促請古諮會將舊皇都戲院至少評為一級歷史建築 | Joint statement by Walk in Hong Kong, The Conservancy Association and Docomomo HK to the Antiquities Advisory Board

Friday, April 15, 2016|
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文化企業活現香港、長春社以及Docomomo HK(國際現代建築文獻組織香港分會)今天(4月15 日)發表聯合聲明,促請古物諮詢委員會(古諮會)將北角舊皇都戲院,至少評為一級歷史建築。

Cultural heritage group Walk in Hong Kong, The Conservancy Association and Docomomo HK today (15 April) issued a joint statement to the Antiquities Advisory Board (AAB), urging them to give the former State Theatre in North Point no lower than a Grade 1 historic building grading.
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十大烏龍香港街名 | Lost in translation: 10 wrongly translated street names in Hong Kong

Friday, April 1, 2016|
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[咁烏龍嘅!] 香港早期的街道係有英文名先,再由師爺譯中文,而當年嘅官員(莫非叫阿Chirs? ) 的英語程度參差,擺咗唔少烏龍。經我地絕對唔烏龍嘅求證,發現呢啲錯誤可分幾個Level﹕

[Lost in translation] In the old days, Hong Kong’s streets were first christened in English before the names were translated into Chinese.  Some things did get lost in translation but interestingly they’ve been left unfixed and today, many of us are blissfully oblivious to such mistakes!

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