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VICTORY VICTORY Hong Kong Bans Shark Fin Soup at Government Functions


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Kelly
- 361 days ago - oceana.org
We have some encouraging news for you out of Hong Kong - the government of Hong Kong announced that it will no longer serve shark fin soup at government functions, and that it will encourage government-funded bodies to do the same.



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Natasha Salgado (519)
Wednesday September 18, 2013, 10:40 pm
Wonderful wonderful wonderful!
 

Leslene Dunn (74)
Friday September 20, 2013, 7:10 am
Only at government functions! - it should be throughout this country.
 

Lynne Buckley (0)
Friday September 20, 2013, 3:20 pm
Good news. It's one step forward. The rest of the country need to ban it too.
 

Lois Jordan (55)
Friday September 20, 2013, 4:22 pm
Noted. Glad to know this. Thanks, Kelly.
 

Patricia E. G. (51)
Friday September 20, 2013, 4:28 pm
Shark Fin Soup is not a delicacy to be served at Official Government Banquets.
It requires the common oriental palette. While those of the Asian persuasion may
savor the flavor, Foreign dignitaries may find Shark Fin Soup indecorous.
Thank you for posting Kelly.

 

Robert Tomlinson (65)
Friday September 20, 2013, 5:57 pm
This is very good news. Especially for the sharks.
 

marie c. (168)
Friday September 20, 2013, 6:03 pm
This is a great start slowly slowly but at least it is a mo ve in the right direction
Thank you for posting
 

Ruth S. (307)
Saturday September 21, 2013, 6:34 am
Lets hope they keep their word!
 

Zexta opperman laker (2)
Saturday September 21, 2013, 7:16 am
Always good to read about victories like this. Respect and love all Gods creations.
 

monka blanke (74)
Saturday September 21, 2013, 2:27 pm
good news !!
 

Roger Garin-michaud (62)
Saturday September 21, 2013, 5:03 pm
noted, thanks
 

Kira Leeon (13)
Saturday September 21, 2013, 6:16 pm
Great news- let's encourage other nations to follow!
 

Carmen S. (611)
Monday September 23, 2013, 6:58 pm
Wonderful news, thanks Kelly
 

Sara P. (57)
Wednesday September 25, 2013, 8:55 am
We need much more of this good news :) Thanks for sharing Kelly.
 

Melania Padilla (179)
Thursday September 26, 2013, 10:41 am
Awesome!
 
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