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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The Lone Flag: Macau's WWII British consul

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm by HKU PRESS

    ... {BOOK EXTRACT} An extract from The Lone Flag, the memoir of Britain's wartime consul in Macau Peace work When Hong Kong fell in 1941, the Portuguese colony of Macau was left ... to 9,000 British subjects who had become refugees from occupied Hong Kong. Reeves' posting in Macau came to an end in 1946, and he was then assigned to a job in Rome, where he wrote a memoir ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Vacant slots: the ghost in Macau’s slot machines

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:46pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman The machines may be immensely popular in casinos elsewhere but in Macau the table game is king. Olivia Rosenman looks at the challenges facing electronic gaming companies in the world's largest gambling centre Vacant slots As if it were leaking sweet juice, Macau's big pineapple appears to draw in people, swarming like ants around its base. The Grand Lisboa, 260 ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - FOOD & WINE

    Table talk

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 10:48pm by Susan Jung

    ... Susan Jung Sensations at the StarWorld Macau has Hunan cuisine on the menu until the end of the month. Guests can taste dishes of stir-fried salted vegetables with shredded chicken and pork tripe (above); wok-fried beef fillet with chilli; and stir-fried dried meat with lettuce stems and chilli. Bookings: +853 8290 8618 Hoi King Heen at the InterContinental Grand Stanford ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM


    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 10:48pm

    ... Wesley and Fields Jr were in town for a performance at the Macau International Jazz Festival at the weekend. Colin Aitchison, Ned Kelly’s house band leader, uploaded high-quality videos ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: custom-blend coffee

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Blend over backwards It is a city where tailor-made clothes are not unusual, where macaroons are jetted in daily from France and where helicopters take off for Macau- 68 kilometres away- every half an hour. So isn't Hong Kong well overdue a custom blend of coffee all of its own? Yes, say The Coffee Academics. Hong Kong's self-proclaimed coffee ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs

    Book now

    Posted Apr 16th 2014, 10:39pm by Barry Chung

    ... arsenal of Zoolander expressions across the pond for one show. May 24, 8pm, The Venetian Macao, Cotai, Macau, HK$280-HK$1,280 HK Ticketing. Inquiries: enquiries@cotaiticketing.com Della ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:37am

    ... Mark Peters Stacey Kent, the American jazz singer who will perform at Macau’s Venetian Theatre this Saturday, once got on stage only to find that no note would emerge. After breaking down in tears, the usually brassy-voiced Kent, who has sung at birthday parties for Clint Eastwood and Ian McKellen, apologised to the audience and explained she was suffering from a cold. She failed ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm

    ... Olivia Rosenman Zhao Ziyang signed the Sino-Portuguese Joint Declaration on the Question of Macau 27 years ago today. The declaration confirmed the colony’s transition into a special administrative region of China. It was co-signed by the premier of China and Anibal Cavaco Silva, the prime minister of Portugal. Zhao, who was critical of Maoist policies, played an important role ...

  9. Magazines - Style - SPEND IT

    HK$11.66 million: the ultimate aquarium

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 10:59pm by MICHELE KOH MOROLLO

    ... Kong and Macau’s leading companies in its field. Trained as an engineer, Bruce has worked with aquariums for almost a decade and was senior aquarist for Wynn Resorts in Macau, where he ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 10:43pm

    ... Mark Peters Karl Lagerfeld, creative director of fashion house Chanel, recently announced plans to create a hotel in association with “the King of Gambling”, Stanley Ho Hung-sun. The Karl Lagerfeld hotel is planned for Macau’s Cotai Strip but it’s unclear whether the designer will bring his “spoiled princess” along for the ride when the premises opens in 2017. Lagerfeld’s Persian ...




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