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  1. City transforms itselfto attract investment

    Posted Sep 07th 2012, 12:00am by DISCOVERY REPORTS

    ... Lumpur/Klang Valley (GKL/KV) attracts long-term investments, Malaysia is transforming the metropolis into a more vibrant and liveable place- one that has a throbbing cultural scene, nightlife and green ... Heritage sites are being revitalised and new commercial hubs developed. The latest is the new financial district, the Tun Razak Exchange or TRX. The 28-hectare exchange is expected to attract 250 ...

  2. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Where to go for a great business lunch

    Posted Aug 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Philippe Espinasse

    ... Philippe Espinasse foodandwine@scmp.com What economic crisis?Philippe Espinasse samplessome bastions of the power lunch Deals and meals You might think the global financial crisis put an end to the era of the long lunch. But the truth is, although power l ...

  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Forget overexposure claims, electronic dance music is here to stay

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Forget Paris Hilton. Electronic dance music is strong enough to overcome any form of overexposure,DJs and producers at Bali lab tellsAdam Wright Everybody dance now Paris Hilton's recent debut as a DJ in Brazil had a similar impact on the world of da ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Main attractions at the Macau International Music Festival

    Posted Sep 09th 2012, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... Andrew Sun Highlights of the 26th Macau International Music Festival Count Basie Orchestra Macau Cultural Centre Grand Auditorium, October 17 80-200 patacas San Francisco Symphony Macau Cultural Centre Grand Auditorium, November 7 200-500 patacas Kaunas State Choir "Musica Sacra" St Lazarus Church, October 24 Admission free with ticket Peter Pan Macau Cultural Centre ...

  5. Area offers residents multitude of activities

    Posted Sep 07th 2012, 12:00am by John Cremer

    ... the galleries, bars and restaurants of Islington are right on your doorstep, while opportunities to take in theatre and culture at Sadler's Wells and the Barbican Centre are within easy walking ... at its heart, points the way to many other cultural attractions. "Canaletto also lies on Regent's Canal, which provides the perfect place for a leisurely walk, bike ride, or early ...

  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Andrea Fessler gave up a legal career to bring chamber music to Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 12:00am by Dennis Kiddy

    ... contributions to the development of arts and culture". The non-profit enterprise now runs a full season of solo recitals and chamber music performances, organises the Hong Kong International ... multinationals and the financial institutions are not really interested in sponsoring concerts out in Tsuen Wan and Yuen Long". Of the more central venues, the Hong Kong Cultural Centre's halls ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Lead Pretender Chrissie Hynde is the real deal

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 12:00am by MATT

    ... came over and stayed," she explains. "In London you connect with people on a street level. You travel on buses and on the Underground and you connect. I had come from a car culture ... Kerr of Simple Minds. "In the early days the celebrity culture that we have now really didn't exist yet so I was fine with that," she says. "I'm not one who really ...

  8. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Hi-tech entrepreneur uses daughter as inspiration

    Posted Sep 16th 2012, 12:00am by Elaine Yau

    ... to the public bath at my mum's factory to get a hot shower. She took me to her lab." The Cultural Revolution dealt a severe blow to that happy childhood. Because her paternal grandparents ran ... in Paris, where she met her husband. For all the advances women have made in business, Yang says entrepreneurs like her still face obstacles getting recognition, especially in conservative cultures ...

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    Charting the human story through how we drew our maps

    Posted Sep 02nd 2012, 12:00am by GDN

    ... manages the reality it tries to show." It is the truth of this observation that enables him to trace, in the way that rivers, mountains and seas have been drawn in various cultures ... of Greek, Latin and Arabic geographical knowledge assembled by a Muslim scholar under the aegis of a Christian king- provides a perspective on the limits of medieval multi-culturalism ...

  10. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Children use roleplay to learn about different jobs

    Posted Sep 09th 2012, 12:00am by Vanessa Yung

    ... officers. Centre supervisor Gideon Chan Kam-bun says while they want children to have fun learning about the work, it is important for them to learn about the culture and values behind each ... with the institute in the United States before returning to launch Fluffy Love a year ago. In teaching about how animal protection, environmental ethics, human rights and culture are interconnected, Ng says ...




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