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  1. Eating away

    Posted Jan 30th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Qingdong, who retorted that Hongkongers were dogs of the British. Hongkongers have poured in money to pay for a hate advert in a Chinese-language newspaper calling mainlanders locusts. We can delude ...

  2. News - China - MIGRANT WORKERS

    Migrant workers use internet 'press conferences' to fight for back pay

    Posted Oct 31st 2012, 12:00am by MANDY ZUO

    ... was owed to his workers. Hei said he and the workers were "locusts stuck on the same rope" and that Quan would not get her money until he got his. To increase the heat on Hangu's ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Fear and anger at mainland Chinese unite Hong Kong and US

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 12:00am by Amy Wu

    ... have even labelled mainland Chinese tourists "locusts". The news headlines reflect Hongkongers' current state of mind, including a recent one from The Wall Street Journal: ...

  4. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 26, 2013

    Posted May 26th 2013, 12:00am

    ... in our city. Besides the supply issue, visitors sometimes feel unwelcome because of the hostile attitude of our citizens towards them. People use insulting words like "locusts ...

  5. A separate identity across border

    Posted Mar 15th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the 'locust' label for mainlanders has spread to universities. In one classroom, local students had written the word 'locust' on the white board, leaving many mainland students feeling ...

  6. Basic values

    Posted Aug 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... foreign domestic helpers as locusts, treating them like lower-class citizens. These are vile and despicable remarks. The economic turbulence triggered by the two financial crises since the 1997 ...

  7. Amateur chef cherishes her old-school Thai

    Posted Aug 09th 2012, 12:00am

    ... restaurant every Saturday. It is almost like a childhood dream come true to be living in Hong Kong. There are few foods I won't try. I love chicken feet, duck's tongue, intestines, locust ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The inbetweeners

    Posted Jun 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Hedy Bok, Ernest Kao

    ... at the expense of the downtrodden local, who must deal with higher prices, more crowded streets and fewer university places. That mainlander is a "locust" come to take from us "running ...

  9. Five more diseased trees on heritage list face the chop

    Posted Oct 10th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and did not respond to pesticide treatment. The other tree removed yesterday was a south China honey locust, near the southern slope of the mound at Victoria Park. It was suffering from serious ...

  10. The great escape

    Posted Jul 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Jason Wordie Sudden large-scale influxes of mainlanders into Hong Kong have always caused concern. From the 19th century onwards, the relative safe haven from political upheaval, and consequent hunger and chaos, which the British colony offered attracted intermittent tidal waves of people. Amid anxiety in recent months over perceived swarms of mainland 'locusts ...




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