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  1. News - China - SOCIETY

    Uygur-Han Chinese couples offered 10,000 yuan a year to marry in Xinjiang county

    Posted Sep 02nd 2014, 06:16pm by Andrea Chen

    ... was to stabilise Xinjiang and promote cultural integration among different ethnic groups," a county official said of the policy. The official said Qiemo was the first county in Xinjiang- where ... and cultural integration between Uygur and Han, but I doubt that spending taxpayers' money on a reward scheme to encourage mixed marriage would be the best way to do so," he said. Dilxat ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1583806/xinjiang-county-offers-10000-yuan-reward-uygurs-who-marry-han-chinese
  2. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    'Living dictionary' keeps family history, culture and language alive

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 05:02am by ANNEMARIE EVANS

    ... Annemarie Evans 'Living dictionary' keeps family history, culture and language alive Robert Hau Kun-sun can trace back his family's ancestry an incredible 28 generations. He ... by the Conservancy Association as a living dictionary of local village culture and dialect. "Hakka and Wai Tau language are my first languages," says Hau, but with fewer and fewer people speaking ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1586060/living-dictionary-keeps-family-history-culture-and-language-alive
  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Generation O: Hongkongers increasingly 'overworked, overstressed and overwhelmed'

    Posted Oct 16th 2014, 04:41am by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... suggested the ingrained culture of devoting one's entire life to working to earn as much money as possible was one of the reasons Hongkongers were so stressed out. Young people were aspiring ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1617225/hongkongers-are-overworked-overstressed-and-overwhelmed
  4. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Adoptees reaching out to Hong Kong birth parents

    Posted Oct 19th 2014, 05:45am by ALICE WOODHOUSE

    ... said. Horst renewed her search in June, approaching city agencies and contacting people who shared her unusual Chinese surname, Tsigg, on Facebook. She has been in touch with her birth mother ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1619565/people-adopted-babies-decades-ago-reaching-out-hong-kong-birth
  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Tai O is losing its taste for century-old shrimp paste flavour

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 04:35am by FANNY FUNG

    ... losing its taste for century-old flavour If a smell can represent a culture, the salty fragrance of shrimp paste is undoubtedly the signature aroma of old Tai O. It has permeated the Lantau ... steps are being taken to preserve at least its memory. Shrimp paste making was officially recognised as a cultural asset in June when the government announced its first intangible cultural ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1593980/tai-o-losing-its-taste-century-old-shrimp-paste-flavour
  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Fishing heritage may be the one that got away

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 06:29am by Vivienne Chow

    ... These weather and fishing skills and cultural rituals that are unique to generations of Hong Kong fishermen account for over 30 items on the government's intangible cultural heritage list published ... that the cultural heritage of the city's fishermen should be preserved, they worry for the future of the industry. "When there's no one still in business, what's the point of keeping ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1592493/fishing-heritage-may-be-one-got-away
  7. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Policing career is a dream come true

    Posted Sep 10th 2014, 04:12am by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com Naveed Hussain has become only the third non-ethnic-Chinese police recruit since the handover- helped by some intense language learning Policing career ... the third non-ethnic-Chinese officer to join the 28,000-strong police force since the handover. "Some would even ask me whether I am really a policeman or [an actor]," said Hussain, who ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1588898/policing-career-dream-come-true
  8. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    NeoDemocrats call for end to multi-entry permits for Shenzhen residents

    Posted Jul 31st 2014, 04:41am by AMY NIP AND CALVIN LIU

    ... Amy Nip and Calvin Liu Calls to scrap multi-entry permits Stories about overcrowded swimming pools and faeces in a shower cubicle have emerged as the latest salvos from those arguing for a cap on mainland visitor numbers. Residents in the New Territories ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1562956/neodemocrats-call-end-multi-entry-permits-shenzhen-residents
  9. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    'Write pension policy for the sake of the people'

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 04:14am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... the 82-year-old said. "And I worked every day after fleeing to Hong Kong in 1981." Kwok lost everything in the Cultural Revolution and came to Hong Kong "the moment Deng Xiaoping opened up ... he said. "Then I used a lot of money on medical care for my wife, who contracted a number of illnesses during the Cultural Revolution when she was left starving, among other ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1577151/write-pension-policy-sake-people
  10. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    The 480 things that represent Hong Kong's culture: list unveiled after seven years' work

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 04:43pm by Denise Tsang, Johnny Tam, Olga Wong

    ... and milk tea have made it on to the final list of Hong Kong's intangible cultural heritage. They are among 480 "items" of "intangible cultural heritage" that the city ... Hiu-fai said the government would sift through the 480 items to decide which needed urgent preservation. "We'll do so based on the items' cultural importance, current situation ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1534746/cantonese-opera-dim-sum-and-diwali-hong-kong-lists-its-cultural

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