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  1. A feast from around the world

    Posted Sep 18th 2011, 12:00am

    ... and Macau who present Dr Sun Yat-sen from his rebellious youth until he realised revolution was China's destiny. This is an apt performance to mark the 100th anniversary of the 1911 revolution, performed in the historic Mandarin's House on October 9 and 15. For more revolutionary fervour, look no further than The Macao Chinese Orchestra, with its Xinhai Revolution Commemorative ...

  2. Rise and fall of a loyalist

    Posted Feb 07th 2012, 12:00am

    ... his background is red, green or blue'. Born in Shanghai, Zhao's grandfather was a landlord, making Zhao a victim of the Cultural Revolution. He was a journalist at People's ...

  3. 'Act soon or folklore will be lost'

    Posted Jan 08th 2007, 12:00am by Chloe Lai, Fox Yi Hu

    ... in the Cultural Revolution, says an author on the subject. But Roger Ho Yao-sheng says he hopes the government will act immediately before the remnants of Hong Kong's traditions go the same way. 'The Cultural Revolution destroyed much of the intangible heritage on the mainland,' he said. 'But Hong Kong has had more peace in the past few decades and many traditional practices ...

  4. Festival season begins with a flourish in city

    Posted Oct 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Lola Wong The Glam Slam 2011 at City of Dreams is one of several cultural and entertainment events taking place in Macau. Continuing is the 25th Macao International Music Festival that runs until November 5. On Saturday, the Macao Chinese Orchestra performs the Xinhai Revolution Commemorative Concert featuring commissioned works to mark the centenary of the 1911 revolution ...

  5. Culture minister moves first in race for Macau's top job

    Posted May 13th 2009, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... Fox Yi Hu in Macau Macau's culture minister, Fernando Chui Sai-on, yesterday declared his candidacy to become the city's new leader, a day after the government set July 26 as the date for the chief executive election. Dr Chui, secretary for social and cultural affairs, said he would fight corruption if he won the top job, while admitting 'mistakes ...

  6. Live connection with different cultures

    Posted Sep 19th 2008, 12:00am by Remo Notarianni

    ... Remo Notarianni While connecting a company to a crowd, an event also needs to resonate with its cultural surroundings. Experiential marketers have learned through regional experience how ... to tailor the message and be more culturally sensitive than with others.' Mr Spanbrook said businesspeople on the mainland were price conscious about events. However, to reach Chinese audiences ...

  7. Understanding different cultures is key to relocation

    Posted Jul 26th 2008, 12:00am by Tim Metcalfe

    ... Tim Metcalfe There is more to relocating people to Macau than moving furniture and household effects. Helping clients to adjust to the life and working culture in the city ensures ... 'Companies can minimise potential difficulties for employees by providing an understanding of how they can navigate cultural differences. 'In Macau, an expatriate will be working side by side ...

  8. Cultural Affairs Bureau wins no awards with insulting contest rules

    Posted May 16th 2008, 12:00am by Fox Yi Hu

    ... The Cultural Affairs Bureau, which is calling for submissions, says the competition is open only to professional architects in Macau. But the winner will have to give up his design because ... if that's the way it feels. The director of the Cultural Affairs Bureau, Ho Lai Chun da Luz, has said, 'the contest is absolutely fair.' But she sidestepped the big question- why ...

  9. Crass casinos distorting image of cultured Macau, poet laments

    Posted Feb 13th 2008, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak. 'Please give up the idea that most of the population works in a casino,' Christopher Kelen begs. The Australian associate professor of English at the University of Macau wants it known that Mac ...

  10. Man jailed for life for 1.3b yuan casino scam

    Posted May 18th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Zhuang Pinghui pinghui.zhuang@scmp.com A man in Zhongshan, Guangdong, has been sentenced to life in jail for fraud involving 1.32 billion yuan (HK$1.62 billion) that was gambled away in Macau over two years. The Zhongshan Intermediate People's Court ...




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