Hello fellow foodies and followers Hope you are ready for another delicious serving of On The Menu tomorrow morning at 8.30am. I have met some amazing home cooks in Hong Kong...who really do reflect the great diversity of cuisines and cultures we have in this dynamic city. Watch this space for full details of my show tomorrow morning with some delightful Italian ladies...
Backstage with Dave of Glass Animals Glass Animals made one of the coolest quarantine music videos for "Dreamland", and Dave told Alyson all about the challenges he faced making it, via the new Zoom BackStage interview!! Find out about his fascination on Timbaland beats and his insane mood-lighting!!
This week, we'll be starting another episode of the Saturday Squad with the 9 to 10 song request hour! Call 23388266 or text Annalie on Facebook to send in a request. Our current affairs commentator Nury Vittachi joins us just after 10 for this week’s top stories. At 10.30, Maryann Hwee, executive director of FringeBacker, will join us on the phone to introduce their fundraiser: the FringeBacker COVID-19 Hong Kong Virtual Marathon. And finally, just after 11, the unmissable Cantonese learning session with Luisa Tam!
On Monday's Backchat latest developments in the Covid19 pandemic.
Dozens of confirmed cases have been reported daily since last week, and now schools will close early for the summer.
New cases have been linked to an elderly care home, schools, and restaurants, while some taxi drivers have also been confirmed to be infected over the last couple of days.
How prepared are we for a new outbreak? Will it be harder or easier this time round? What more do we know now about the virus?
Let us know your thoughts. You can leave a message on our Facebook page: Backchat on RTHK Radio 3, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or give us a call on 23388266.
On Monday's Money Talk, we're joined by David Roche, President & Global Strategist at Independent Strategy and Nitin Dialdas, Chief Investment Officer from Mandarin Capital. With a view from mainland China is Ben Cavender, Principal at the China Market Research Group.
Broadcaster and foodie, Saadia Usmani is all set to take to the airwaves with her new weekly cooking show called On The Menu on Saturday 4 July 2020 between 8.30 and 9am on RTHK Radio 3.
Each week you can join Saadia as she introduces you to some of her favourite world recipes, made simple and easy for you to try at home. Every other week she will showcase the diverse communities in Hong Kong by joining local cooks in their kitchen to share their recipes and food related memories, including great recipes from Africa, Egypt, Italy and the UK!
On The Menu aims to get people from all walks of life cooking with confidence with easy to follow steps, tips and techniques, using accessible local ingredients.
With South Asian roots, Saadia was brought up in the UK and spent a lot of her time in the kitchen with her mum, an entrepreneur and an amazing cook who ran her own ‘take-away’ in the 1970’s in Tooting, South West London. Food played a major role in her family, inspiring her interests in cooking. Saadia has lived and travelled to many countries, experiencing a diversity of cuisines, picking up a range culinary skills along the way.
This coming July 1st holiday, join us for “Made in Hong Kong”, a very special Radio 3 concert at 1.10 in the afternoon, dedicated to you, and music lovers everywhere. From RTHK Studio 1, Carolyn Wright and Paul Haswell bring you the amazing ska sounds of The Red Stripes, featuring Pete Millward’s Celestial Sound System, and guitar virtuoso Eugene Pao. As the gig scene in this town gets back on its feet, let’s help it on its way, and celebrate everything that is… MADE IN HONG KONG.
This Sunday morning we absolutely start the day right. We feature the rose of many versions, the bandleader who survived Dunkirk and backed the best. Plus, the award winning boogie man who does not want his name in the credits. See you Sunday.
Operation Santa Claus (OSC) is the annual charity campaign jointly organised by Radio Television Hong Kong and the South China Morning Post. It aims to support the Hong Kong community and beyond, through the combined charitable fundraising power of two of Hong Kong’s most respected news organisations. Over the past 32 years, it has raised more than HK$316 million for nearly 300 charities.
We are now inviting a new round of funding proposals. The maximum funding amount per project is HK$1 million. We will also welcome the submission of COVID-19-related projects addressing coronavirus relief proposals and other recovery plans for the community.
- Be a non-profit organisation registered in Hong Kong
- Submit a detailed proposal on how your programmes bring positive change to the lives of disadvantaged people in Hong Kong.
Submission deadline: 17th July 2020 (Friday) 5:00PM
Application results announcement: September 2020
For details, guidelines and submission, please visit https://osc.scmp.com/osc_grant
For inquiries, please call 2680 8159 or email to email@example.com.
We look forward to supporting your projects to help transform the lives of people in need.
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