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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - FEATURE

    Portrait of an artiste

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:15am by Vivienne Chow

    ... and businesses, reflect the characteristics of Hong Kong. But many of these shops are being driven out by chains and property developers," Chung says. "It is a shame that a lot of what is worth ... agency and retired from advertising. The couple opened two upmarket furniture stores- Nu Concepts and Nest- which have since closed. Although there have been invitations to return to the big ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    How Kowloon Walled City survived attempts to knock it down for almost a century

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:32pm by Fionnuala McHugh

    ... the authorities managed to save life, limb and sufficient property for the Walled City to survive. Not only that, it thrived- if success can be measured by the thousands of inhabitants who squeezed ... and is intolerable," thundered the New China News Agency, China's de facto embassy in Hong Kong. The story made international headlines; a mass rally and strikes were called; the police patrolled ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Trouble in paradise: Langkawi struggles to hold onto Unesco geopark status

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:17pm by Leisa Tyler

    ... are assessed by Unesco every four years. During Langkawi's last assessment, in 2011, its authorities fell short of providing what the United Nations agency considers a responsible duty of care. ... the properties of which are ideal for making charcoal. But the residue from the factory polluted the water, "turning it the colour of cafe latte" and significantly hampering fish reproduction. ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Office workers make up the cast of Miss Rose

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 11:10pm by ALEC CHEUNG

    ... between Theatre Noir and property agency Swire, the cast of the musical mostly comprises senior business executives. "Most of the cast members are office professionals," says Babby Fung, ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The Lone Flag: Macau's WWII British consul

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm by HKU PRESS

    ... Interests in Macao consisted chiefly of the Pan-American Airways property and some agencies of which a later chapter will tell more. There were just a few American citizens, employees ... Mr Nolasco had Dutch interests to protect in the form of the plant, property and ships of the Netherlands Harbour Works Company; these amounted to a very considerable monetary responsibility ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Let there be light: Will Caravaggio bring the Asia Society out of the shadows?

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 11:30pm by Fionnuala McHugh

    ... and Swire Properties, which owns Pacific Place (a "supporting organisation" of the exhibition), is in talks about putting up permanent signs in the mall. Once you find it- up a slight ... Lung property group, of which Chan is chairman. When she returned here in 2011, intending to work in the for-profit sector, it was Chan who asked her to be a consultant. "Coming back, ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:46pm by Adam Nebbs

    ... be arranged include visitbattlefields.co.uk, battlefield-breaks.com and battlefield-tours.com. There's also a Somme Tourism Agency (www.visit-somme.com) in France offering flights over ... and a wine cellar, and fully equipped fitness and business centres, the property's promise of a "cozy cloister of building encircled by lush gardens" sounds promising. Opening rates ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Flagrant harbour: the sordid affair that cemented Hong Kong's reputation for vice and corruption

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:39pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... trafficker in slaves, dealer in malicious prosecutions, receiver of stolen property, organiser of murderous piratical expeditions and minor warlord, Wong appears to have tried his hand at nearly all ... integrity checks and the offence of misconduct in public office. "The ICAC had many past cases, mainly involving members of law enforcement agencies protecting organised crime syndicates," ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    McAfee, fie, fo, fum: IT giant talks on guns, girls and extreme danger

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:28pm

    ... in Virginia, he was hired by US space agency Nasa to work in New York as a programmer. Two years later, he left for Silicon Valley, and set up a dating service in Santa Clara that used a database ... credit crunch. He was down to his last US$4 million and was auctioning his properties at fire-sale prices to pay the bills. What happened in those years after McAfee antivirus? “Well, a lot ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    It's Slow time

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:48pm by Jo Baker

    ... is still too rare," notes Clark, citing Zeitz as a personal hero. "Some of the most powerful people in the finance industry feel the least amount of agency and face huge personal risk ... to kindle an interest in protecting it. However, theirs is not simply a lifestyle initiative. The sustainability principle has been built in to their properties from the start, ranging from the more ...




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