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  1. News - China - SOCIETY

    Coucou8 founder Alex Edmunds helps Chinese click with a perfect mate

    Posted Feb 03rd 2014, 04:01am by WU NAN

    ... was curious to explore Chinese dating culture and sat through many blind dates organised by large dating websites such as Jiayuan.com, Zhenai.com and Baihe.com over the past few years. It didn't ... a tough time finding suitable partners because of heightened expectations fostered by their cosmopolitan experiences. "Chinese with an international background tend to be more mature. Like ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Street singer's legal challenge to shortening hours of Mong Kok pedestrian area

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 03:44am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... of the Basic Law, which guarantees the "freedom to engage in … literary and artistic creation, and other cultural activities". Lui's band, also known as SMS, had been playing in Mong Kok ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    'Hongkonger' makes it to world stage with place in the Oxford English Dictionary

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 04:37am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... for Hong Kong Chinese in its latest quarterly update. According to the dictionary, both Hongkonger and Hong Kongese refer to "a native or inhabitant of Hong Kong", while the latter can ... to differentiate ourselves from mainlanders- not just the people are different, but also our cultural spirit and political identity," she added. According to the dictionary, the use of the word ...

  4. Lifestyle - Technology - SOCIETY

    Silicon Valley the 'most ageist' place in America, investigation says

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 03:39am by GUARDIAN

    ... culture in which youthful employees work all hours then party till they drop and companies provide jamming studios, table tennis, scooters and skateboards for out-of-hours (or even in-hours) ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Public want controls on mainland visitors: poll

    Posted Apr 03rd 2014, 03:38am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Research reveals local fears amid concern that government's projections are too low Public want controls on mainland visitors: poll Almost two-thirds of Hong Kong people want controls on the influx of individual mainland visitors, a university survey shows. Results of the poll by the Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies at Chinese University were ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Few turn up for protest in Hong Kong against mainland Chinese tourists

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 04:45am by SAMUEL CHAN, Ernest Kao

    ... Samuel Chan and Ernest Kao Few turn up to rally against mainland tourists Only about 20 people turned up yesterday for a protest against mainland tourists after a much larger demonstration last week was condemned by officials in Beijing and Hong Kong. The ...

  7. News - China - SOCIETY

    15pc of mainland Chinese now over age of 60, official says

    Posted Feb 20th 2014, 04:35am by Angela Meng

    ... and Development's average. A study by the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences in 2010 found that the proportion of elderly people nationwide would surpass that of Japan by 2030, making China the world's ...

  8. News - World - SOCIETY

    Pritzker Prize for Japanese architect Shigeru Ban, who builds in cardboard

    Posted Mar 25th 2014, 09:45pm by AP

    ... roof made of timber- and inspired by a Chinese hat. In its citation, the Pritzker jury noted Ban's unique approach to materials. "He is able to see in standard components and common ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Chris Patten 'flattered' by nostalgic Hongkongers who miss colonial days

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 04:28am by Tanna Chong

    ... values are part of the city's DNA … Hong Kong has an extraordinary sense of citizenship," he said. "People can be patriotic Chinese and citizens of a very special community." ...

  10. News - China - SOCIETY

    Canny Kim-like street vendor cooks up a storm

    Posted Mar 20th 2014, 04:14pm by Zhang Hong <a href=hong.zhang@scmp.com>hong.zhang@scmp.com</a>

    ... – an 34-year-old Australian-Chinese musician named Howard, who also thought it wise not to reveal his last name – caused a stir in Hong Kong when he paraded through Tsim Sha Tsui in full Kim regalia. ...




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