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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Reef encounters

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:57am by Stuart Heaver

    ... Wing-kuen, senior marine conservation officer at the AFCD. Chow is not the stuffy government bureaucrat you might expect but an enthusiastic graduate of marine biology who looks as though he would ... cannot do this without support from the public," he adds, admitting that there are only three full-time AFCD staff dedicated to coral conservation (excluding the marine park management ...

  2. Magazines - 48hrs - FOOD & WINE

    I Know a Place: Bruno Simões favourite places to dine in Macau

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 10:31pm by Bernice Chan

    ... BRUNO SIMÕES Events organiser   I am originally from Portugal, but have lived in Macau on and off for 13 years. My company organises events for Mice (meetings, incentives, conventions ... and the African chicken. The menu items here are very representative of Macanese cuisine. A good cafe for a bite to eat is Singing Bean Coffee (Macau Tower Convention & Entertainment Centre, tel: +853 ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    The summer music season heralds some of the best live rock action in Asia

    Posted Jun 18th 2014, 10:56pm by NEIL WESTERN

    ... holidays around some of the best live shows in Asia. Hong Kong's festival circuit gets going later, in the cooler autumn months, but this year promises to the best yet. The city welcomes ... a local school who lost their lives in the Sewol ferry disaster. It's worth noting that all events are subject to change, especially in Asia, so check information on the organisers' ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Designed to scale: the hissstory of snakes

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:25pm by AAYUSH NIROULA

    ... belonged to. A few think snakes are descended from the marine reptiles known as mosasaurs, but they are in the minority. “I think the great bulk of the evidence points to a terrestrial origin ... to a group whose living representatives include monitor lizards and Gila monsters. So why did some members of this group lose their legs and elongate their bodies? Most likely it was to chase insects ...

  5. Magazines - Style - FRONT ROW

    Independent watchmakers are all the rage among watch collectors

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 11:15pm by Vivian Chen

    ... by authenticity," says Peter Speake-Marin, a former complications specialist from Renaud et Papi, who established his own firm in 2000. His timepieces can fetch up to HK$800,000 each. Like Speake-Marin ... Speake-Marin and François-Paul Journe. The 1980s created a big crisis- quartz movement- for Swiss watchmakers, but the past decade has been the industry's golden age. Impressive sales in emerging ...

  6. Magazines - Style - SPEND IT

    Build the ultimate play space for your children for HK$16 million

    Posted Jul 03rd 2014, 11:15pm by MICHELE KOH MOROLLO

    ... free-standing columns illuminated with Philips iColor Cove systems, giving the columns the appearance of a living organism. Fibreglass and polyurethane sculptures in the form of a tail of a marine ... are inseparable, and that "bringing play into people's lives is equivalent to bringing them happiness".   Childhood is a time for fun and learning, and doting parents who have the means ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Less is more

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by Vivien Jones

    ... skylight that floods the open vestibule. But although essentially new (the previous owner had never lived in it), the flat, in Sha Tin, had to be significantly altered to become what it is today. ... was given to the space largely through texture and details- a scattering of the white hexagonal floor tiles in the entrance, dining and main living area have an intricate yet subtle pattern ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs

    Best Kept Secret: Guia Fortress, Macau

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 10:31pm by YVONNE TEH

    ... uncovered during conservation work in 1996. Incorporating both Chinese and Western religious and mythological motifs, they are testimony to Macau having been a place where East and West mingled ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: razing the dead

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon Razing the dead Mirroring the world of the living, the property market for the dead in Hong Kong faces issues of high demand, low supply and astronomical prices. Columbarium niches are so expensive here that many choose to have their ashes laid to rest on the mainland. Personally, I want my cremated ashes scattered – not in Hong Kong, for it is polluted enough, ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Disappearing acts: Delhi's 'magicians' colony' is braced for the bulldozers

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by BIBEK BHANDARI

    ... to the shows. Bhat lives in New Delhi's fabled Kathputli Colony, the inspiration for the magicians' ghetto in Salman Rushdie's 1980 novel Midnight's Children. However, an inspiration it may be, this "colony" is living on borrowed time, as it faces demolition to make way for a shopping centre and a block of luxury flats. The residents were told they had to start ...




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