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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Ester van Steekelenburg

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:32pm by SARAH LAZARUS

    ... in Indonesia, and we're developing two (walks) in Macau and one in Yangon. Heritage-themed walks usually focus on just the buildings. Our walks are about the intangible heritage- the soul ...

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    Then & now: the great escapes

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by Jason Wordie

    ... not qualify for end-of-contract passages and other allowances. During the Pacific war years, Macau was packed with refugees from Japanese-occupied Hong Kong. The administration in Macau turned over the entire gambling revenue to support refugees; an open-handed act of goodwill that no one who benefitted ever forgot. A charity football match was held in Macau, between a local team and one whose ...

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    My life: Ufrieda Ho

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... mother was a young woman. My dad's brother lived in Mozambique and had a relationship with a black woman. They had two children. When he left Africa for Macau, he gave their mother a wad ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Jul 26th 2014, 11:10pm by AAYUSH NIROULA

    ... Aayush Niroula Aayush Niroula Lawrence Osborne was in town this month to discuss the portrayal of Hong Kong and Macau in French and British literature at the Asia Society- ironic, as these are two cities the nomadic British-born travel writer hasn't lived in. The Cambridge- and Harvard-educated wanderer has jobbed as a journalist in Mexico, searched for fossils in the Morrocan ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted May 17th 2014, 11:06pm

    ... Mark Peters David Beckham, more famous now for parading his inky body around in his undercrackers than for booting a ball about, recently took time out from a stopover in Macau to tweet a selfie from his hotel poolside. In the city as part of his deal with casino group Las Vegas Sands, Beckham had just completed a publicity tour of the mainland, where he was unveiled as the 2014 ...

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    Then & now: forcing the issue

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:52pm by Jason Wordie

    ... beyond breaking point. Former chief secretary Anson Chan Fang On-sang recently wrote about the possibility of “serious social unrest”, and Wang Guangya, director of the Hong Kong and Macau ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 10:59pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Sandro Botticelli's Venus  is not an attraction you might expect to find in a glitzy Macanese casino, but step into the new MGM Art Space, at the MGM Macau, between now and March 15 and you'll come across that and other Renaissance masterpieces. The 1482 painting is one of the lesser-known works by the Florentine painter, whose full name ...

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    Then & now: Laundering service

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am by Jason Wordie

    ... been a service economy for the international China trade since the 1840s; Macau performed the same function (as it still does) for three centuries before the British colony was established. ...

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    My life: Josie Ho

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 10:43pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... and I got to see them perform on stage, I was like, "I want to live that moment, too!" PERSUADING FATHER I did a performance for my dad's (casino tycoon Stanley Ho Hung-sun) beauty pageant in Macau; I sang a few songs and then Virgin Records was looking for me. They wanted to sign me up. Pansy did all the talking, she believed in me. She knew it was a really surreal idea ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am

    ... Kong, Apple Daily reported that Bryant’s bodyguards turned down a request from Sabrina Ho Chiu-ying, 22, to have her photo taken with him. Ho is the daughter of Macau casino tycoon Stanley Ho Hung-sun …   The 91-year-old “king of gambling”, the wealthiest person in Macau and a man who at one time had four wives, has been a munificent patriarch to his offspring. For example, Pansy Ho ...




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