Gardening + Handyman
AIDS:
  - AIDS Concern
  - HK AIDS Foundation
  - Virtual Aids Office
Alcohol:
  - Calories
  - Calories in Wine
  - Review of UK Guidelines
  - Units
  - Unit Calculator
Annual Checkups:
  - Meditrina
  - Medtimes
Clean Your Aircon
Counselling Service
Dentists:
  - AsiaExpat
  - Dental Council of HK
  - Malaysia:
      - BrightSmile Dental
  - HKPTU List
  - Thailand:
      - Dental Implant Centre
      - Thailand Dental Center
Doctors:
  - Advice on 2nd/7th Opinions
  - Advice on Waiting Lists
  - Eye Specialist
  - Full Body Health Check
  - hkdoctors.org
  - HKPTU List
  - AsiaExpat
  - Specialists (HKPTU List)
First Aid Courses
Flu - An Explanation
Google Body
Government Clinics
Hospitals:
  - Accident & Emergency (A&E)
  - Community Nursing
  - Find a Hospital
  - Out-Patient Services
  - Thailand:
      - Bumrungrad Hospital
Insurance
Nutrition:
  - 6 Things Men Should Know
  - 10 Portions a Day
  - Calorie Counters:
      - alfitness.com.au
      - Caloriecounting.co.uk
      - Nutracheck
  - Eat for Health
  - Weight Loss Supplements
Organ Donation
Paramedical (HKPTU List)
Personal Advice:
  - Antioxidant Supplements
  - BCAA, The Truth
  - Family Planning Ass'n of HK
  - Five Healthy Lifestyle Factors
  - FODMAPs, What are They?
  - Healthy Hong Kong
  - Men's Health
  - Mindfulness v Watching TV
  - NHS Direct Health Encyclopedia
  - One Hundred Pushups
  - Pee and Poo Colour
  - Protein for Quick Recovery Myth
  - Symptom Checker
  - Techniques for Stress Relief
  - Vitamin Supplements More Harm Than Good
  - Water: Myth of 2 Litres per Day
Pick's Disease
Science That Makes the News
Sleep:
  - Fixing Sleep
  - Sleep Hygiene
Smoking:
  - Council On Smoking and Health
  - Smoke Free & Fresh
  - Tobacco Control Office
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China Visas:
  - A Guide To
  - Agents:
      - China Foreign Ministry
          - Application Form (2013)  Alternate Download
            (Use 'Other' for Permanent ID 3 Year Multi Entry)
            (The 2011 version on CFM website is out of date)
          - Document Requirements
          - Photo Requirements
      - China Travel Service (CTS)
          - 3 Year Multi Entry Info
      - Evergreen Travel
      - Golden  Yacht Travel
      - Japan Travel Services
      - Lo Wu Border Crossing
      - Sunshine Int'l Travel
  - F Visa for Business Visit
  - General Information
  - Lo Wu Border Crossing
  - Shenzhen 5 Day Visa
Do I Need a Visa?
  - Aus Passports
  - HK Passports
  - UK Passports
  - US Passports
HK Passports: (Chinese Citizens)
  - Application
HK Visas:
  - Immigration
      - Contact Info
  - Permanent Residency:
      - 1. Information:
          - Children Born in HK
          - Dependent Children
          - Guide to Right of Abode
      - 2. Application:
          - Documents Needed 
          - Eligibility Verification
          - Online Application
      - 3. ID Card Application
  - Quotas Per Day
  - Working Visa
      - Identity Cards
      - Visa Extension:
          - Application Form (ID91).pdf
          - Book Appointment Online
          - Example Employer Letter.doc
          - Example School Letters:
              - Contract Renewal.doc
              - Mid Contract.doc
Taiwan Visas:
  - Apply in HK
    - Application Form
  - Detailed Info

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Email:
  - FAQ
  - Tips for Users
  - Tips for Companies
Faxes:
  - OFTA Advice
  - Stop junk:
      - Check phone has been registered
      - Dial 1835000, select option 3,2
Telephones:
  - Report Nuisance Caller
  - Stop recorded messages:
      - Dial 1835000, select option 3,1
SMS:
  - Stop Junk:
      - Check phone has been registered
      - Dial 1835000, select option 3,3

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Contributions
Details of Scheme
Exemption:
  - Guidelines
      - Dependency Visa Not Exempt (Item 7)
  - Ordinance Refs: 485 s4, 485A s203
FAQ
Fee Comparison
Fund Performance
Guidelines
Offset Against Gratuity:
  - Ordinace Chap 57, Section 31I
  - Overview
  - LegCo Explanation: 1, 2, 3
  - Proposal for Abolition:
      - June 2017 LegCo Paper
      - LegCo MPF Subcommittee

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HK Post
Postage Calculator
 - From 1 Jan 2018
Xmas Last Posting Dates:
  - 2017 (2016, 2015)

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It is possible to purchase a China visa at the Lo Wu border crossing.
The visa is only valid for 5 days and for travel within the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone.

The visa is obtained from a branch of China Travel Service (CTS) that is located on the right hand
side of the KCR arrivals hall just after you go through the KCR ticket booths, before HK immigration.

Opening hours are 07:30 - 19:00 inc. public holidays.

For most nationalities, the visa costs $150.
For UK, USA and some South American and Russian countries it costs $450.

Visa processing usually takes about 30 mins.

For further details contact the Lo Wu Border CTS Office on 2673 9070 or 2673 9028.

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