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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: transition town

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by Violet Law

    ... line. In one corner are traditional Chinese businesses passed down through generations, some operating out of dilapidated shophouses. After nearly a century of modest existence, these businesses ... their centuries-old history, the Chinese in Thailand have extended their influence beyond mere business. Among high-level government officials, those with Chinese heritage are well-represented. The Siamese ...

  2. Magazines - 48hrs - FOOD & WINE

    25+ Restaurants: Ser Wong Fun

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 10:09pm by JANICE LEUNG HAYES

    ... of Chinese medicine. The business was passed down to Ng's grandfather and father, who brought the business to Hong Kong. The family opened a street stall on Gilman Street, in Central. "One ... Text: Janice Leung Hayes Snake's perceived benefits in traditional Chinese medicine have made Ser Wong Fun a firm favourite in Central NIght on the reptiles The 125-year-old Ser Wong ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: home is where the eight is

    Posted Mar 03rd 2013, 12:00am by RONG XIAOQING

    ... the Confucius Institute at the State University of New York launched a Putonghua and Chinese business-culture course that quickly became a magnet for brokers. But it's not just paper investments that wealthy mainlanders are interested in: since the first official group of house hunters arrived in the US in 2009, Chinese buyers have grown into a major pillar of the American property market. ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: hooked on haggling

    Posted Nov 01st 2014, 10:27pm by Jason Wordie

    ... The Chinese love to strike a 'bargain' … whatever the cost, writes Jason Wordie Hooked on haggling Let’s face it; everyone loves a bargain, and in few places is this more true ... prevalent market rates, and where possible concessions can be made. As do the Jews – and, in some parts of Africa, at least, the Lebanese – the Chinese have a worldwide tendency to excel ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: homeless in Elmhurst

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by RONG XIAOQING

    ... in the past year. To address the latter issue, the city authorities quietly turned the vacant Pan American Hotel into a homeless shelter in June. But that didn't go unnoticed by the Chinese residents and small businesses who complained the conversion had led to an increase in shoplifting and people urinating in public. Last month, things got out of hand. The (mostly Chinese) local ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The Chinese in Britain: personal tales of a journey to a new land

    Posted Oct 25th 2014, 10:27pm by Anna Chen

    ... in Yangzhou. I aim to keep busy and spend more time helping overseas Chinese."   LAUNDRY From New York to old York, the laundry became a stereotype of the Chinese diaspora in the 20th century. ... for the business."   CATERING In 1884, Sir Robert Hart, of Chinese Maritime Customs Services, opened an exhibition entitled "The Chinese Restaurant" at the International Health Exhibition in South ...

  7. Magazines - Money - Consumption

    The jets and the sharks

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 10:28pm by TIFFANY AP

    ... Tiffany Ap Private aircraft allow mainland business people to get the job done efficiently, but also with a sense of Chinese style, writes Tiffany Ap The jets and the sharks President Xi ... "It really suits the Chinese way of doing business. You could be eating dinner, playing cards, doing karaoke. They like to travel in larger groups." Bjorn Naf, Metrojet CEO, adds: ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: gold is the new black

    Posted Nov 01st 2014, 10:27pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... recently. And Chinese manufacturer Geely seems to have rescued the business, after acquiring it for US$18 million and saving 107 manufacturing jobs in Coventry, England. Its bling-mobile, however, ... the Chinese vendor of the taxis, says their shade is more precisely " tuhaojin "- which roughly translates to "new money gold". That's the same hue as the mainland's gold ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: Home truths

    Posted Aug 18th 2013, 12:00am by Anna Chen

    ... uncovered in France and Spain, Chinese businesses have been made a primary target for British authorities. It's as though the government were going steadily prawn crackers.   ... whether it could incite racial hatred. The van episode comes hard on the heels of a series of raids on Chinese restaurants from Cornwall to Scotland by UK Border Agency immigration officers, who ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: Laundering service

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

    ... in Hong Kong. Indonesian-Chinese flight capital flowed in during the early  50s as the economic policies of Indonesia’s first president, Sukarno, targeted first Dutch and then Chinese businesses ... remained constant over time. Probably the most humiliating aspect of China’s “century of national humiliation” was how readily Chinese businessmen  flocked to the legal and other protections ...




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