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  1. Singin' the Blues

    Posted May 15th 2005, 12:00am by Joyce Siu

    ... Joyce Siu Jonny Blu writes and sings his own songs in Putonghua. The blue-eyed 26-year-old will release his debut album next month. Although he was born and raised in Beverly Hills, he has ... kung fu when he was four. His passion for Chinese language and philosophies flourished when he studied World History as well as Chinese Language and Culture at the University of California, Los ...

  2. Fine Art Asia 2011

    Posted Oct 16th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Britain, which also displayed mandalas, antiques and a 15th-century eleven-headed Avalokitesvara. Sundaram Tagore of New York, Beverly Hills and Hong Kong showed an eclectic mix of modern ...

  3. Hill people provide the inspiration for Shanghai Tang's spring-summer collection

    Posted Jan 21st 2011, 12:00am by Yvonne Lai

    ... Yvonne Lai Shanghai Tang has harnessed the change of seasons for a Metamorphosis- the name and theme of its spring-summer 2011 collection. At the season preview at Shore restaurant in Sheung Wan on Wednesday, executive chairman Raphael le Masne de Chermont (left) revealed the inspiration was the mainland's Miao community, who live mainly in the hills in the south. One ...

  4. Humble Czech teacher gave me lesson in life

    Posted Jun 12th 2009, 12:00am by David Phair

    ... David Phair I have always liked to do things differently since my schooldays in California in the 1970s and '80s. Back then, if you were an exchange student in the United States, you ... in the Bay area of California, which was a great place but very conservative. I was a competition swimmer from the age of 12 and captain of the water polo team. I was also regarded as a leader and my ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    No one nation, whether America or China, can rule Asia

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 12:00am by SIMON TAY

    ... Simon Tay Simon Tay says more are seeing China, rather than the US, in that role While Asia won't be ruled, it is in need of leadership At their California summit, President Xi Jinping and his US counterpart Barack Obama discussed a long list of disputes, from trade to climate change and cyberhacking. Both were anxious to get along and there will be only small steps ...


    Posted Jul 29th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... And the winners are . . The World's Best Hotels according to Travel + Leisure magazine's World Best Awards 2003 Best Hotel in Asia: The Peninsula, Bangkok (above) Best Hotel in Europe: Four Seasons Hotel, Istanbul Best Hotel in the US/Canada: The Peninsula, Beverly Hills Best Hotel in Central and South America: Alvear Palace Hotel, Buenos Aires Best Hotel ...

  7. The Shilla Seoul

    Posted Mar 27th 2011, 12:00am by Alex Frew Mcmillan

    ... Alex Frew McMillan Why is it hot? The hotel opened in 1979 but it's been given a complete overhaul by California-based hotel-design guru Peter Remedios. History buffs will know ... of the slopes of Namsan, a 263-metre hill smack in the city centre. If you fancy a jog, you can run up the hill to N Seoul Tower, which has a great Korean restaurant, Hancook, with panoramic views ...

  8. Living with nature

    Posted Sep 28th 2011, 12:00am

    ... From a private valley in a mountainous area of China to an exclusive Koh Samui beach in Thailand, elitism and seclusion have been the key selling point for a branch of new eco-resorts catering to discerning travellers looking for a luxury getaway to reconnect with nature. The Stables Private Reserve, to be opened next month, sits atop the bamboo forests of the Moganshan Hills, ...

  9. Business - Comment - MONITOR

    Fed's zero interest rate hurts Asia and may not help the US

    Posted Jan 16th 2013, 12:00am by Tom Holland

    ... According to Ronald MacKinnon at Stanford University in California, zero interest rates actually lead to a form of financial repression in which intermediation between savers and investors breaks ...

  10. Above and beyond the wall

    Posted Jan 31st 2012, 12:00am

    ... and in fact there are still over 30 million cave-living people in China. The villages are usually built on the sun-facing southern slopes of hills, and as we are walking from the north, it's ...




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