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  1. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Old buildings get new lease on life

    Posted Feb 23rd 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... Lo Wei wei.lo@scmp.com Groups outline plans to return mansion, market building and court room to their former glory Historic buildings to get a new lease on life Learners of Chinese ... and the Former Fanling Magistracy. "The use of Western building materials with architectural arrangements in Chinese style is an interesting combination, making this place perfect for Chinese ...

  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. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Hong Kong art dealers head south to Art Stage Singapore

    Posted Jan 25th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... attracted big name collectors including Uli Sigg, who earlier donated and sold a major part of his collection of Chinese contemporary art to West Kowloon's M+ visual culture museum, Prince ... of cultures … the flavour is very different and does not get enough exposure." Hong Kong-based French dealer Edouard Malingue returned for his third time, showing works by the Rome-based Jannis ...

  4. A Dictionary of Cantonese Colloquialisms in English

    Posted Sep 12th 2010, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... don't read Chinese, may confound. If 'take every bush for a bugbear' doesn't compute, it's likely the literal translation of the Chinese saying won't mean much either: ...

  5. Models and animation give inquest a keen eye

    Posted Feb 15th 2011, 12:00am by Simpson Cheung

    ... said. Journalists from more than 40 local and Philippine news outlets queued outside the court from as early as 6.30am. The inquest was conducted in Cantonese, with English-Chinese interpreting ... interpretation?' A judiciary spokeswoman said English and Chinese were both official languages and that according to the Official Language Ordinance, 'a judge, magistrate or other judicial officer may ...

  6. 'Couture' exhibition puts China in frame

    Posted Dec 03rd 2008, 12:00am by Divia Harilela

    ... 'It's meant to open the boundaries between cultures and between the various forms of creativity [art and fashion]'. Christian Dior & Chinese Artists, Ullens Centre for Contemporary Art, ... Divia Harilela The relationship between fashion and art has been explored by various brands over the years. But the recently opened Christian Dior & Chinese Artists exhibition ...

  7. Time of joy or a wasteful indulgence?

    Posted Jan 11th 2011, 12:00am by Chris Huang

    ... Chris Huang As the mainland economy continues to grow, cultural interaction is also catching up. The city of Guangzhou was immersed in a strong Christmas spirit last month. Hotels were ... University of Foreign Studies (GUDFS). 'These western holidays have nothing to do with us Chinese. I don't think it is necessary for us to have grand celebrations on the day.' ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - PUBLISHING

    China media baron Thomas Shao launches two cultural titles

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Mainland publisher is about to launch two high-profile publications that will help to raise the quality of cultural issues in the city Mainland media mogul and avid art collector Thomas Shao is on a mission to meld the two great loves of his life and take media coverage of Hong Kong's booming cultural sector to a new level. Shao is set to launch two international titles ...

  9. Union gap

    Posted Nov 15th 2008, 12:00am by Andrea Li

    ... of the additional cultural differences.' Linda Heaney Lau, a Scottish woman who divorced her Chinese husband, points out how even seemingly straightforward situations in daily life can be open to misinterpretation. 'I wasn't sure how much it was to do with the Chinese culture and how much it was to do with who my husband was,' Heaney Lau recalls. 'He was not a brilliant ...

  10. Newcomers show perfect timing

    Posted Mar 05th 2010, 12:00am by Jacqueline Tsang

    ... of Chinese culture'. Deleskiewicz adds that the mainland market has recently been requesting smaller watches. 'Smaller watches are easier to wear. Brands have been coming out with very big ... believes in the potential of Asia. 'Asians have good taste and good culture,' he says. 'They have a strong understanding of quality and luxury.' Many brands are making sure ...




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