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July 28th, 2014

Summer Art Session with Kids

At the start of the summer holiday, 60 employees of BNP Paribas Hong Kong and their friends have helped at an art and craft session which targets for the children living at the Sham Shui Po area – one of the poorest districts in Hong Kong.
The event was organised by BNP Paribas [...]

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June 26th, 2014

Little Volunteers, Big Hearts

Four BNP Paribas employees in Hong Kong joined the “Little Volunteers, Big Hearts” Programme organised by Hong Kong Associations of Bank on 24 June 2014. Through volunteering activities, this programme aims at teaming primary and secondary school students with banking staff to share their love with the needy.
Accompanied with a couple of primary school students, [...]

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June 3rd, 2014

The 2014 Artists-in-Residence Project

Under the guidance of artists from the internationally acclaimed Scottish Ballet and a professional local ballet instructor, participating students from three local secondary schools showcased their five-month achievement to the public, their classmates as well as their families. [...]

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April 25th, 2014

“Le French May” Festival in Hong Kong

From 2 May to 28 June, celebrate French arts and culture at the 22nd edition of Le French May with a selection of performances, exhibitions and screenings in Hong Kong and Macau.
Launched in 1993, Le French May is one of the largest French arts festivals in Asia. It covers a broad collection of artistic disciplines [...]

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February 25th, 2014

Artists-in-Residence: curtain falls to great applause

After five months of intensive training, the 30 students involved in the Artists-in-Residence project held their showcases on 22 and 24 February 2014 in Hong Kong. The short piece they performed was inspired by Scottish Ballet’s Highland Fling, a wild, tartan-drenched affair with tarot cards and fairies.

The public showcase was performed at a popular shopping [...]

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February 17th, 2014

Financial Education Workshops in Hong Kong

Different from the Workshops in previous years, BNP Paribas Hong Kong solely hosted for the first time their Financial Education Workshop on 15 February 2014.
Partnered with Kwun Tong Methodist Social Service, 10 staff volunteers, from different business entities and functions, shared their expertise to around 30 participants who are coming from the underprivileged families in [...]

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January 27th, 2014

Have a fling at ballet

Since 2011, BNP Paribas Hong Kong and the BNP Paribas Foundation have been partnering with The Hong Kong Arts Festival on the “The Artists-in-Residence Project”. The Project brings top professional artists into schools and develops students’ creativity through interactive arts training.
This year’s Artist-in-Residence students will try an upbeat and tartan-themed “Highland Fling”, an acclaimed reinvention [...]

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January 27th, 2014

Walk for Millions

Around 100 BNP Paribas Hong Kong employees, their friends and family members took part in a 10-km charity walk on 5 January 2014, among them were Paul Yang, Country Head and David Goyon, COO for BNP Paribas Hong Kong.
The scenic walk started at the Hong Kong Stadium and ended at the Aberdeen Country Park. “Walk [...]

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October 18th, 2013

Race-Walking to promote healthy living in Hong Kong

The BNP Paribas Global Coverage Solutions team in Hong Kong formed a team of four to join the Corporate Team Challenge of the MTR HK Race Walking 2013 on 14 October. They competed with nearly 50 other corporate teams and finished the race amid rousing support along the sidelines.
Over a thousand race-walkers – amateurs, professionals [...]

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