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  1. Business - Economy - MARKETS

    New stock index makes waves in Japan

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 10:20am by Bloomberg

    ... Bloomberg in Tokyo Two years after being plucked from the ranks of exchange product developers to design the JPX-Nikkei Index 400, Daisuke Tanaka finds himself at the centre of a corporate revolution. Bespectacled and lean at 40, the lifelong employee of Japan Exchange Group is executing a plan backed by the government to shame corporate executives into boosting profits rather than ...

  2. News - China Insider - GUN CONTROL

    'Americans love their guns': Chinese microbloggers mock US firearms culture

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 07:33am by Jeremy Blum

    ... death of a shooting instructor in Arizona, US gun culture has been a hot topic on the minds of Chinese social media users for the last several weeks. “Americans love guns” was the common ... mouthpiece Global Times published a cartoon depicting their view of the Arizona accident. How American gun culture looks from China via @globaltimesnews pic.twitter.com/EPTGjTg0Lr — Emily Rauhala ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Talking points

    Posted Aug 29th 2014, 04:54am by STAFF

    ... Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories... Cross-cultural conference starts in Bali UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon attends the Sixth United Nations Alliance ... by Indonesian President Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono. Indonesia is the first Asian country to hold the conference, which is aimed at fostering cross-cultural dialogue and understanding.   Iranian minister ...


    Taking soft stance on 'zero tolerance' is wrong

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 09:29pm by William Lai

    ... and it almost always carries a homophobic suggestion, too. It has a similar connotation to calling someone a "f****t" in English, and both these attitudes have its roots in a culture ...

  5. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Just what exactly is Yunnan cuisine?

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:49pm by Annabel Jackson

    ... of the cooking of the ethnic minorities, particularly Dai and Hani, rapid tourism development is commoditising ethnic minority cultures, with ethnic restaurants often run by Han people rather than ...

  6. News - Asia - MALAYSIA

    Six men jailed for month in Malaysia after staging ‘Nude Sports Games 2014’

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:27pm by Agence France-Presse in Kuala Lumpur

    ... between critics and supporters of the nudists. About 60 per cent of Malaysia’s nearly 30 million people are Muslim ethnic Malays. Demands for greater freedom of expression in the multi-cultural ...

  7. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living

    The enduring appeal of Scandinavian furniture

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 02:11pm by Peta Tomlinson

    ... indeed that function and beauty are able to cross all cultural borders.   ...

  8. Business - Economy - THE VIEW

    Markets more focused on what Hong Kong could lose than universal suffrage

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 12:47pm by RICHARD HARRIS

    ... and depopulation were replaced by peace and stability. Revolution north of the Shenzhen River brought refugees, desperate for a fair chance. Ironically, these refugees are the parents and grandparents ... a separate Hong Kong culture, part international, part worryingly parochial, as our educated and flexible population benefited from freedom of thought, speech, ideas and action. The State Council ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ENVIRONMENT

    Swimmers not told for hours about large leak of raw sewage into the sea

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:56am by CHEUNG CHI-FAIR, Ernest Kao

    ... and a contractor delayed notifying beach managers of problems at Pillar Point sewage treatment works on Monday. Under the emergency response plan for the plant, the Leisure and Cultural Services ... and Leisure and Cultural Services Department within an hour of a discharge being discovered. The Water Supplies Department said yesterday that it had still not had official notification of any leak. ...

  10. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong should help vulnerable mainland immigrants, not denigrate them

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:01am by LINDA TO

    ... and they pay no respect to our core values and the local culture, such as queuing to pay for services. These hostile feelings are increasingly common. In the past 10 years, some 500,000 people have ... with such organisations, we know that these women long to integrate into Hong Kong society and adopt the local language, style of dressing and cultural habits. They are happy to have Hongkongers as friends ...




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