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    Then & now: class cutting

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by Jason Wordie

    ... accepted etiquette, however, does change significantly over time. Seventy years ago, a portentous belch offered up at the end of a Chinese banquet complimented the host’s hospitality; these days, ... and proletarian – rather than being inherently Chinese, as is sometimes alleged by the ignorant or racist. Under the worst communist madness, being seen to behave like a peasant or proletarian – even ...

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    Something new: Rummin' Ting is a taste of the Caribbean

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... which is influenced by Spanish, Indian, African, Arab and even Chinese fare. And with the recent closing of African hot spot Makumba, in Lan Kwai Fong, it's the only restaurant in Hong Kong ...

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    Reflections: long division

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... a wedge of land comprising modernday Beijing, Tianjin and northern Hebei and Shanxi provinces. Sovereignty over the Sixteen Prefectures was given up by the Chinese ruler, who styled himself as the “son-emperor” to the Liao dynasty’s “father-emperor”, in exchange for the latter’s help in annihilating his rivals. To govern the prefectures, whose residents were predominantly Chinese, Emperor ...

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    City scope: all change in Chinatown

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm by Petti Fong

    ... this observation is made by a local herbalist as she condemns a world in which rich Chinese are snapping up property across North America with little sense of heritage. "In five years it's fated that Chinatown will be gone," she says, with a resigned air, while grinding Chinese medicine. "Half of it will be the Westerners' world." Kwan's film explains how Chinatown ...

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    My life: Diane Pernet

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm by Divia Harilela

    ... a competition at Beijing's Tsinghua University, which included students from all over the world, including many Chinese. The secret to becoming a good designer is to somehow express your own ...

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    Then & now: the look of exodus

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm by Jason Wordie

    ... of local Portuguese and Eurasians, a portion of that small number who self-identified as Hong Kong Chinese also left permanently during this period. Another wave of middle-class departures occurred after the Sino-British Joint Declaration, in 1984. Families who had experienced Chinese Communist Party rule, and been driven to Hong Kong by it, had no wish to subject themselves to a second ...

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    Reflections: the ex factor

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon The ex factor A local Chinese, one of those obdurately loyal subjects of the British monarchy in the former colony of Hong Kong, recently corrected my mistaken notion that Camilla Parker Bowles couldn’t become queen of England because she’s a divorcée. He should know, for he was at the ripe old age of 10 when the British left. Liu E (968-1033) was the wife ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Frederick Lugard (right), a British soldier and mercenary famed for his exploration of Africa, also did a stint in Hong Kong, serving as governor in the early 20th century. On this day in 1911, he opened the Chinese stretch of the Kowloon-Canton Railway. Construction had been delayed by the Boxer rebellion (1899-1901) on the mainland ...

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    City scope: Casting wide

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:14am by Violet Law

    ... as the Chinese net has been called by locals in the Indian state of Kerala for nearly half a millennium- is cast wide and high off the waters in Fort Kochi. Each net is suspended at least 10 metres above ... a Chinese presence. For example, in Kozhikode, 200km north of Fort Kochi, there is a site called Cinakota, meaning "Chinese fort". Up the coastline another 15km, in Kappad, the landing ...

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    Then & Now: The China lover

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:14am by Jason Wordie

    ... was more nuanced. Yamaguchi was known in China, and among the overseas Chinese diaspora, as Li Xianglan- "Fragrant Orchid". This name was bestowed by her Chinese godfather, a friend ... controversial, but it is hard not to feel some sympathy. Like many others in those difficult times, Yamaguchi did what she had to do to survive. Chinese fans were horrified by her wartime activities, so ...




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