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  1. Easy-going Keanu brings a touch of Hollywood to bubbly launch of Power of Film Gala

    Posted Mar 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... The first highlight was Sunday's FilmAid Asia inaugural Power of Film Gala dinner at the Grand Hyatt hotel, where US actor Keanu Reeves made an appearance. More than 270 guests turned up ... encounter with martial arts star Donnie Yen Ji-dan, were auctioned off to raise money for FilmAid Asia. The charity aims to use the power of film and media to deliver life-saving information, ...

  2. No one loves a celebrity more than someone with a grudge

    Posted Jul 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... treatment from authorities, which demonstrated that power divided rich and poor in China. 'Liu is a popular last name, but not everyone can have Liu Yang or Liu Xiang as their neighbour,' ... China's first woman in space, who received a warm welcome from Communist Party leaders after touching down, found out not everyone on earth was cheering her return. Her hometown newspaper, ...

  3. Star power adds lustre to the jet set

    Posted Feb 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chan, who has shifted much of his career to the mainland in recent years, was named Embraer's ambassador in China on Friday and will help the company promote its line of executive aircraft. ...

  4. Character building

    Posted Aug 03rd 2012, 12:00am

    ... an international city, a bridge connecting mainland China and the rest of the world,' Lau says. Hong Kong has been her home for 30 years, but she didn't always feel she would fit in. 'I ... I looked at numbers, I'd get a headache,' she says, laughing. She confesses that the dimmed lighting and dull PowerPoint presentations at business meetings used to make her feel sleepy. ...

  5. Honours for hi-tech high-fliers

    Posted Jul 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... winner was Roy Pun Sai-lit, associate partner at IBM Global Business Services, IBM China/Hong Kong, who was adjudged Top ICT Achiever of the Year. Pun won an Outstanding ICT Achiever Award ... this award,' he said. Pun has been with IBM for over 14 years. He specialises in business consulting, especially enterprise resource planning (ERP) in various industries. His expertise includes ...

  6. On style, she rules

    Posted Mar 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Dragons are supposedly enterprising, take-charge sorts. The dragon was the symbol of imperial leaders in China and, therefore, meant to signify great power. Moreover, it sits at the top ...

  7. How China welcomes its little dragons

    Posted Jan 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... is a symbol of power, wealth and immortality. 'In the past, only emperors were privileged enough to wear, use and eat products bearing dragon symbols,' she says. Li is in Hong Kong to curate ... 'During festivals, swarms of young couples or parents visit the gods and goddesses at temples, asking to be blessed with children. This practice is still common in modern China.' Young ...

  8. A few of my favourite things

    Posted Apr 01st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chambers. The song opened a lot of doors for us, and brought us a lot of attention. It gave us more power to decide what we'd do in the future. The record company left us alone to do what we pleased on our next album.' 'In 1987 we had a song called Tonight the Stars are Bright. Negotiations between Britain and China were going on at the time. Hongkongers were really anxious ...

  9. A-Day to share musical magic at charity concert

    Posted Apr 12th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of the Academy for Performing Arts. The show is being held in support of the Girls' Fund, which helps to improve the educational opportunities and vocational skills of girls and women in China ... and films. 'Sometimes, I really find what is heard with the ears more stunning and substantial than what is seen with the eyes. Music works like magic. It can bring positive power ...

  10. A belated thank you for a father's sacrifice

    Posted May 06th 2012, 12:00am

    ... of China's feudalistic past. Things have changed. The terracotta warriors are now a powerful draw card in the global tourism game. The city experienced a rebirth- there is a rush to 'restore ... family cemeteries have been bulldozed.What does the coffin symbolise? I see the coffin as a metaphor for China. In the old days, coffins were perceived as an ominous symbol and were associated ...




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