Oriental Daily HK: Hundreds of Thousands Shark Fin on the Street, 6 Mar 2012

Translation extracted from facebook (provided by Jools Farrell) “Ten thousand shark’s fin covered with Street Western District tourist hot spots “seafood street” adjacent to an unexpected shark fins drying yard, smell the sky tourism blemish. Outside the Western Wholesale Food Market, a few days ago was nearly ten thousand shark’s fin covered with a length of…

Happy Hearts Love Sharks – Hong Kong contest: Say no to shark fin soup at your wedding banquet and earn a chance to win a Honeymoon to Fiji

(Hong Kong, 12 January 2012) Engaged couples planning a Chinese wedding banquet before December 31  2012  can now win one of a range of fantastic prizes (including a free honeymoon for 2 to tropical Fiji) through a new wedding competition organized by the Hong Kong Shark Foundation (HKSF). Local lovers, who are booking banquets and…

The Guardian: Shangri-La Hotels Take Shark Fin Soup Off the Menu, 18 January 2012

Photo caption: Shark fin soup is a billion-dollar industry responsible for killing between 26 and 73 million sharks per year. Photograph: Paul Hilton/EPA The resort company’s move, coming just ahead of the Chinese new year festivities, is a huge boost to the campaign to protect decimated shark stocks by banning the dish. By Jonathan Watts. guardian.co.uk, Wednesday 18…

Happy Hearts Love Sharks – Hong Kong contest: Say no to shark fin soup at your wedding banquet and earn a chance to win a Honeymoon to Fiji

For immediate release January 2012       Happy Hearts Love Sharks – Hong Kong contest: Say no to shark fin soup at your wedding banquet and earn a chance to win a Honeymoon to Fiji (Hong Kong, 12 January 2012) Engaged couples planning a Chinese wedding banquet before December 312012 can now win one of…