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  1. A culture shrivels without its own tongue

    Posted Feb 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... But Cantonese is about who we are and how we want to live. Hong Kong may soon become the last bastion for Cantonese speakers, a cultural heritage well worth protecting. ...

  2. Brushing up on culture

    Posted Nov 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chinese painting courses provide an opportunity to develop artistic talent, learn more about Chinese culture and unwind after a busy week at work 'Life these days is very hectic. To learn Chinese painting is not only a good way to know about the country's culture but also a good reason to slow down and enjoy a moment of quietness,' explains Bonnie Yeung, programme ...

  3. It's not always possible to put a price on culture

    Posted May 19th 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Organisations that receive government funding have to be audited to ensure that they are properly managed. The Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra can't be treated differently just because it is a cultural ambassador for our city. Its books have to be kept in order and waste minimised. That said, though, we shouldn't look on so important an asset as if it was a company, expecting ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Hong Kong shows off its arts and culture for a week in Taiwan

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:00am by Oliver Chou

    ... will stage the largest roadshow of its arts and culture in Taiwan as a belated response to the island's upbeat cultural display in the city. Nine local art groups will showcase their works over 19 performances in Taipei during the event, called "Hong Kong Week 2012- Culture & Creativity @ Taipei", which will run from November 23 to December 2. Fredric Mao, chairman ...

  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. Booming arts and culture scene at the crossroads

    Posted Jun 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 4 Incident for sure was a tragedy for the Chinese- offers a satirical comment on chief-executive elect Leung Chun-ying's reticence to address the bloody crackdown on the student democratic movement in Tiananmen Square in 1989. By entering the enamel-paint-on-canvas work into an official competition run by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department, Chow expects to raise many ...

  7. Culture bureau to inspire vision

    Posted May 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... policies in place would be more important than having a physical bureau, said Oscar Ho Hing-kay, programme director of Chinese University's Master of Arts in Cultural Management, and Ma ... of the Hong Kong Chinese Orchestra, said the Hong Kong government was falling behind in terms of investment in arts and culture, compared to the mainland, Singapore and Taiwan. He also warned ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Three-way fight for Legislative Council's culture seat

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am by VIVIENNECHOW

    ... or the legislature. Chow, a Chinese University fine arts graduate and winner of a Sovereign Asian Art Prize, advocates a cultural perspective in government policymaking. "The rights to culture belong ... Vivienne Chow vivienne.chow@scmp.com Three-way tussle for Fok's old Legco seat For once there's a contest for Legco's culture seat- even if just 2,586 electors decide who ...

  9. Quality and culture give UK appeal

    Posted May 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Chinese societies where students can make friends with other Chinese and those interested in this region'. Although the majority of local students return to Hong Kong after completing ...

  10. When politics gets in the way of culture

    Posted Jun 30th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Simpson Cheung Simpson.cheung@scmp.com It's a daily pleasure for the elderly that often gets disrupted by politics. Every Wednesday RTHK Radio 5 broadcasts Chinese opera that elderly listeners enjoy. But because Legislative Council sessions overrun, the Chinese opera programmes are often rescheduled to run after the adjournment of the weekly meetings, much to the listeners' ...




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