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  1. Unimaginable poverty, unbelievable tragedy

    Posted Feb 14th 2004, 12:00am by Wenran Jiang

    ... Wenran Jiang The Communist Party's No1 Document on agriculture, released from 1982 to 1986, made a comeback this week. It calls for increasing peasants' income and reversing the trend of widening disparity between urban and rural areas. While th ...

  2. Sun Yat-sen museum sparks hopes for preservation revolution

    Posted Oct 17th 2004, 12:00am by Hark Yeung

    ... for a site in Central and Western District, the area where Dr Sun studied and organised the revolution. When Kom Tong Hall came up, it was just a perfect match.' Kam Tong Hall is a stone's ... a schoolmate of Sun's.' The book Ho Kam Tong, a Man for All Seasons mentions that one of Ho's concubines might have participated in Sun's 1911 revolution and Ho may have been ...

  3. Stage is set for fourth generation to make waves

    Posted Oct 11th 2003, 12:00am by Verna Yu

    ... marked the end of political upheaval and the beginning of China's 'open-door' policy and economic reforms. The session officially denounced the Cultural Revolution, redefined ... Deng's own rehabilitation, after being banished for most of the decade during the Cultural Revolution, was decided in the third plenum of the 10th congress, in 1977. The meeting saw the official ...

  4. Cast master reshuffles cadres

    Posted Jan 18th 2004, 12:00am by Winnie Chung

    ... but she still finds herself producing works influenced by her childhood and the Cultural Revolution. 'After all the years I have spent in Austria, it is inevitable that there is some measure ... overnight during the Cultural Revolution. 'My grandparents and my father were arrested, and my mother was left to look after my younger brother and me. I stayed in Beijing with my mother while ...

  5. Soprano shines in a sombre morality tale

    Posted Feb 08th 2004, 12:00am by Joyce Hor-Chung Lau

    ... spent many years during the Cultural Revolution playing his violin in secret. Last night's performance marked the Asian premiere of this sombre German production. An honourable man, ... Joyce Hor-Chung Lau Fidelio Komische Oper Berlin Cultural Centre Ends tonight Perhaps the government VIPs ushered into the festival's official opening show, the Komische Oper ...

  6. Use harbour in cultural plans, urges architect

    Posted Mar 15th 2005, 12:00am by Chloe Lai

    ... Chloe Lai The unique visual impact of Victoria Harbour rivals Manhattan and should not be left out of any cultural plans, celebrated American architect Frank Gehry said yesterday. ... hoped would become part of the vista. The glass-and-marble museum complex at the Tamar site was part of Swire's rejected plan for the West Kowloon cultural district- which extends ...

  7. Donald the chief culture vulture hovers over the carcass of art

    Posted Dec 08th 2004, 12:00am by Jake Van Der Kamp

    ... with Jake van der Kamp 'The West Kowloon cultural district is our golden opportunity to join a select few cities that don't just follow, but set global standards of excellence in the fields of art and culture. But to achieve this, we need to make a quantum leap in the way we think, in the way we provide arts, culture and leisure facilities and in the way we nurture the entire ...

  8. Opposition still faces culture of fear: Anwar

    Posted Dec 17th 2004, 12:00am by Baradan Kuppusamy

    ... intimidation and the culture of fear have not changed,' said Mr Anwar, referring to how the opposition National Justice Party headed by his wife, Wan Azizah Ismail, was given the runaround when ...

  9. Virtuoso delivers opening lines of cultural message

    Posted Oct 11th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of the square The event came after the Year of China was held in France from October last year until July. People in China will immerse themselves in French culture, from architecture to music ...

  10. HK culture week begins on a high note

    Posted Aug 26th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Eva Woo in Shanghai Shanghai and Hong Kong yesterday launched a joint, week-long cultural celebration with an opera performance, in an effort to bring more of the special administrative region's artists to the mainland's financial capital. Last night's performance of western opera in the Shanghai Grand Theatre marked the beginning of Hong Kong Culture Week, which ...




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