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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - ART

    Tibetan artist Gonkar Gyatso fuses pop culture with Buddhist iconography

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 11:49pm by Catherine Shaw

    ... on corporate corruption. The work was inspired by a recent stay in Chengdu, where Gyatso says he noticed how powerful social networks were as a means of modern communication. "Everyone there uses ... creates new phrases to make their message popular. I found that amazing." Gyatso takes the government's use of the word "tiger" to describe the most corrupt people ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1594535/tibetan-artist-gonkar-gyatso-fuses-pop-culture-buddhist-iconography
  2. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Outtakes

    Posted Sep 17th 2014, 11:49pm by OUTTAKES

    ... Ben Sin Outtakes Ning takes the light road Mainland director Ning Hao has gone on record to say his films are a reflection of the absurdities of modern Chinese life. It worked well for the Shanxi native's earlier films, such as 2006's Crazy Stone. But his most recent effort, No Man's Land, a neo-Western thriller about a corrupt lawyer's run-in with some ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1594548/outtakes
  3. Magazines - Style - VISION

    Axel Dumas, CEO of Hermès, says true luxury does not always have to depend on marketing

    Posted Sep 04th 2014, 09:32pm by Jacqueline Tsang

    ... our clients are going to live a quality life. Q: Lately, there has been a lot of sensitivity in China with the corruption crackdown. What does that mean for your expansion plans in the country? A: The important thing to remember is a fight against corruption is not the same thing as a fight against luxury. We are continuing in China; we need the same thing that we needed a few ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/style/article/1581182/axel-dumas-ceo-hermes-says-true-luxury-does-not-always-have-depend
  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Click magnet: Why 73 million Weibo followers hang on Yao Chen's every word

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by TELEGRAPH

    ... choice." Modesty always goes down well in the mainland, where corruption is rife, the gap between rich and poor widens every year and the ostentation of the nouveau riche has become reviled. So ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1589316/click-magnet
  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: That's entertainment

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:15pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... most of these entertainers were corrupt and amassed wealth and political power. Their glory was short-lived, however. The emperor’s adoptive brother soon rebelled and the emperor was killed. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1576903/reflections-thats-entertainment
  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Flagrant harbour: the sordid affair that cemented Hong Kong's reputation for vice and corruption

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:39pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... The sordid yet titillating Caldwell Affair helped to cement Hong Kong's reputation in the 1850s as a hotbed of vice and corruption. Stuart Heaver attempts to separate fact from fiction Flagrant harbour "Nowadays, Hong Kong enjoys international acclaim as a society with a probity culture," Independent Commission Against Corruption commissioner Simon Peh Yun-lu ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1431060/flagrant-harbour-sordid-affair-cemented-hong-kongs
  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: naked ambition

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:31pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon Naked ambition The luo guan, or “naked official”, is a new species in the world of venality in the mainland. These corrupt officials are “naked” not due to their sexual shenanigans, if any, but because their wives and children have emigrated, leaving them home alone. With family members holding foreign nationalities, it’s easier for luo guan to transfer ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1572259/reflections-naked-ambition
  8. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Courting the dragon: How Scotland is seeking to woo China

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:51pm

    ... unitarian zeal the colony’s byzantine public services, ushering in new eras in education and housing, building new towns, promoting Chinese civil servants and weeding out corruption (though he later ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1585089/courting-dragon
  9. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    Art house: Festival Moon highlights inequality in Hong Kong, past and present

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 01:11am by Paul Fonoroff

    ... into a symbol of the corruption and inequality of Hong Kong's capitalistic system. The inaugural production of the left-wing Feng Huang studio, this classic of 1950s Putonghua-dialect cinema took ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1572721/art-house-festival-moon-highlights-inequality-hong-kong-past-and
  10. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    A violent Sin City sequel gives Robert Rodriguez and Frank Miller fans what they want

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:21pm by James Mottram

    ... of the first movie. "In this one, she's been corrupted by all of it," says the actress. "She's been transformed into a cynical, sad, self-destructive person." Alcoholic, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/magazines/48hrs/article/1577512/violent-sin-city-sequel-gives-robert-rodriguez-and-frank-miller-fans

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