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  1. The Planner

    Posted Apr 25th 2007, 12:00am by Janice Leung

    ... for the soul of his late wife. In Cantonese. May 11-13, 8pm, (May12-13 also at 3pm), post-performance discussions with playwright Wong Kwok-kui (May 11-12), critic Leung Foon (May 11, 8pm), academic ...

  2. Japan must learn from history, or risk repeating it

    Posted Apr 19th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in a Chinese-language newspaper says a boycott is not sensible. I do not agree. The facts of the atrocities and the refusal to make a proper apology are clear. Plus the attempt to rewrite history. Our rage ...

  3. Leader of the pack

    Posted Dec 12th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... no such thing as down time for me, I don't even know the meaning of that word,' Lagerfeld says in rapid-fire English, one of several languages (including French, German and Italian) he speaks ... and she set me straight. But it was fun too.' He was the only son and, by four, could speak several languages and had his own valet. During a recent interview with Britain's ...

  4. Channels of thought

    Posted Oct 06th 2003, 12:00am by Jane Moir

    ... news, drama, children and family channels. As a terrestrial operator, TVB runs to 2.1 million homes in Hong Kong and is the largest producer of Chinese-language programming in the world, with its shows distributed to 30 countries. The assumption is that being able to draw upon the station's vast library and emphasis on Chinese-language content will give Galaxy a competitive ...

  5. Lai See

    Posted Jun 16th 2005, 12:00am by Ben Kwok

    ... codes, blue chip Cosco Pacific (1199) is spinning off China Cosco (1919). All well and good, except that in Cantonese 1-9-1-9 is yat gau yat gau, which also sounds like the expression for 'a ...

  6. Julian Barnes

    Posted Aug 31st 2003, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... delineate. He then studied languages at Oxford, going on to take a grunt editorial job on the Oxford English Dictionary, where, his colleagues mostly female, he was landed with rude and sports words. ...

  7. Team to record intangible heritage

    Posted Jan 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Anita Lam, Chloe Lai, Polly Hui

    ... in Hong Kong, such as dragon dances,' he said. The Guangdong list omitted languages and contemporary items and emphasised traditional activities with strong visual elements, he said. ...

  8. Vatican entreaty an important step forward

    Posted Jan 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The establishment of a Vatican committee to explore ways to mend relations with Beijing is a step forward in efforts to bring about better relations. It has been accompanied by conciliatory language from the Vatican and has met with a positive reaction from the mainland. But the new committee has an onerous task: no matter what approach it takes, mainland authorities ...

  9. Mailbag

    Posted Aug 30th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... in the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) seem to me to be biased against Lingnan University students. I take issue with their interpretation of the test outcome on the grounds ...

  10. Pens and swords

    Posted Dec 10th 2005, 12:00am by Jane Kinninmont

    ... not stopped it attracting 50 million regular viewers. It was recently voted one of the top five brands in the world, and is soon to launch an editorially independent English-language channel, ...




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