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  1. Stage icon donates award cash to beloved orchestra to help spread Chinese culture

    Posted May 16th 2007, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... to a cultural organisation. With Wang's long affiliation with Cantonese opera and traditional performing arts, it was seen as fitting that she chose the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra. 'The ... of fostering Chinese culture in other countries.' ...

  2. Chinese culture for the world to see

    Posted Aug 08th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Olympic organisers will use these three designs as inspiration for creating the fences for the showjumping. More than 2,000 entries were received by the Equestrian Company. The winning design in the professional category (far left) features a bamboo steam ...

  3. Report deplores unequal access to cultural, entertainment venues

    Posted Dec 18th 2007, 12:00am by Raymond Li

    ... Raymond Li Funding imbalances and shortfalls have increased inequality in access to public culture and entertainment facilities for the country's vast rural population, according to a Chinese Academy of Social Sciences (CASS) blue paper released yesterday. The report on public cultural facilities is the first of its kind and says the number of cultural centres on the mainland ...

  4. Love's still no match for culture shock

    Posted Apr 04th 2007, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... language and traditional Chinese characters (the mainland uses the simplified form). The number of mainland marriages has dropped to about 20,000 a year since 2005, when the government introduced ...

  5. Film makers fail to focus as spotlight falls on culture

    Posted Jun 11th 2007, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... Clarence Tsui As if to prove that there's a flip-side to everything, Hong Kong's increasing awareness about its cultural past seems to have left the film industry in the cold. While the city's vernacular architecture is receiving full attention by academics and activists alike, and compilations of 1980s pop songs are becoming nearly de rigeur in most local ...

  6. Breaking down the cultural barriers

    Posted Sep 15th 2007, 12:00am by Tara Dame

    ... at Chinese University continues to grow and helps students overcome the issues they face in new environments. Ms Chang said: 'Language and cultural issues are major challenges. Equally important ... of the Chinese University of Hong Kong's master's in business administration (MBA) programme it is a very real challenge. The MBA programme eases the transition by offering a structured course ...

  7. 'Pirates' censored 'to defend culture'

    Posted Jun 16th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to the country's rules and culture, Xinhua quoted a top official as saying. Chow's Captain Sao Feng has only about 10 minutes of screen time in the version shown since Tuesday, in contrast to his 20 ... to the heroine at first sight, and where he recites a famous Chinese poem to her. A scene in which he declares 'Welcome to Singapore' was also deleted. Before the film was approved for release, ...

  8. Cultural revival

    Posted Mar 05th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Sha Tsui. They were part of a group of 10 youngsters from Hong Kong, Macau and the mainland who gathered yesterday to revive Chinese cultural identities to coincide with the Spring Lantern Festival. They said western influences were eroding traditional Chinese values. Youngsters in Beijing initiated the campaign four years ago to preserve the culture of the middle kingdom. ...

  9. A diversity of Chinese tongues and dialects stretching back 6,000 years

    Posted Oct 20th 2007, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... evolution. 'There are probably several hundred languages in China,' said William Wang Shi-yuan, head of Chinese University's language engineering laboratory. 'The central ... administrative and economic reasons, but if we look at the reality of the situation, it is a lot more than that.' Chinese languages that have become today's dialects, like Cantonese ...

  10. A taste of local culture

    Posted Feb 23rd 2007, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... Elaine Yau Dozens of exchange students from Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) mingled with local students over the Lunar New Year holiday to get a taste of traditional Chinese customs. ... With help from their local hosts, the exchange students bargained with stall owners and bought a variety of pig-themed products. It was the first time that many of them had witnessed how Chinese ...




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