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  1. Letters

    Posted Feb 17th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... there is a female candidate, although many countries, including Muslim nations, have already had female presidents. And they are interested because there is an African-American candidate, although his ...

  2. Alternative ideas need to be looked at to preserve integrity of the cultural hub

    Posted Jun 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... I understand that the Town Planning Board will soon be making a final decision on the future development of the West Kowloon Cultural District site based on the ill-designed plan submitted ... of the administration to bulldoze its proposals through the cultural district authority and Town Planning Board. It wants them to accept a plan which allots 59 per cent of the gross floor area for property ...

  3. Leung's vision for culture must protect last shards of TST's pre-colonial heritage

    Posted May 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Your editorial ('Cultural heritage worth fighting for', May 6) speaks of the 150 years of colonial history and fine traditions and practices that should be preserved ... a holistic culture policy. Preservation of pre-colonial heritage must be an intrinsic component of this vision. Mary Melville, Tsim Sha Tsui ...

  4. CULTURAL evolution

    Posted Oct 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Raymond Cheng Located in front of the luxury residential skyscrapers above Union Square, work on the West Kowloon Cultural District is set for further delays as a new design is revealed. ... to them- their input is vital to make the new cultural quarter a success long-term.' There will now be a Chinese cultural centre with a market, a literature museum, and three plazas to create ...

  5. Culture vultures shoot the breeze

    Posted Apr 16th 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Zhou Jun: Red Hot and Grey Exhibition opening Where: Louis Vuitton Gallery When: March 23 What: Culture vultures dropped by the luxury label's gallery in Tsim Sha Tsui to explore the works of Chinese photographer Zhou Jun who explores the modern contradiction of progress in the mainland. Who: Checking out the social images and the architectural canapes were Louis Vuitton ...

  6. Culture guide to show city offers more than just shopping

    Posted Mar 27th 2010, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow Hong Kong has more to offer than just shopping and dining and the Tourism Board is trying to get that message across through a new guide book to the local arts and culture scene. The guide is the first launched by the board and is aimed at spreading awareness of the city's cultural attractions ahead of the rise in cultural tourism once the West Kowloon ...

  7. Q. So you think you know pop culture ...

    Posted Jan 04th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... 1. Which is the world's biggest marine fish? 2. How many times has John McCain (right) tried for the US presidency? 3. What do Freddie Mac and Fanny Mae control in the US? 4. Which ship was the first to use the SOS distress signal in an emergency? 5. ...

  8. Cultural centre's car park with a view

    Posted Jul 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Yau Chui-yan Is it a car park, concert-hall backstage or pedestrian area? There are always cars parked in the open space between the Tsim Sha Tsui bus station and the Hong Kong Cultural Centre. It might be the car park with the best view in Hong Kong. Not only is it next to the harbourfront, it is free of charge- if permission to park there has been obtained from the cultural ...

  9. Stiletto heels hardly apt for Christian Dior's cultural stroll

    Posted Jun 01st 2009, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. A week after a major fashion competitor hosted its event at the Museum of Art, last Friday it was the house of Dior's turn to go cultural. The label sponsored the Heritage Museum's opening of The Golden Age of Couture: Paris and London 1947-1957. Curated by the Victoria and Albert Museum in England, ...

  10. Modern Metropolis: Material Culture of Shanghai and Hong Kong

    Posted May 13th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Exhibition showing how the two cities pioneered China's modernisation, as well as revealing their citizens' way of life through clothing, footwear (including western-style shoes for bound feet, above), food, living environment and culture. Daily, 10am-6pm, (Sun, 10am-7pm), closed Tue, HK Museum of History, 100 Chatham Rd South, TST, HK$10, free on Wed. Inquiries: 2724 9042. ...




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