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  1. I was happy but wish I had studied Cantonese

    Posted Jun 19th 2009, 12:00am by David Phair

    ... David Phair I look back on my schooldays in Hong Kong and feel nostalgic about all the places where we lived and how most of them no longer exist. Like so much of the city, they were ... and I don't think many people are really prepared for that. I would never give one to people who are acquiring it as a gift for someone else. Michelle Temple was talking to David Phair. ...

  2. On the mainland, all crooked politics is local

    Posted Aug 12th 2009, 12:00am by David Eimer

    ... David Eimer There can be no more damning verdict on the mainland's officials than the fact that they are regarded by the public as less trustworthy than sex workers. ... of its own making. But with so many people already doubting the government's figures, the men in Zhongnanhai may not be so lucky the next time Xiaokang conducts a survey. David Eimer ...

  3. Table and hand mirrors

    Posted Jun 07th 2009, 12:00am by David Roden

    ... David Roden 1 Silver antique hand mirror, HK$6,000 from Honeychurch Antiques, 29 Hollywood Road, Central, tel: 2543 2433. 2 Rosewood box with mirror, HK$5,900, from Ovo, 16 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, tel: 2526 7226. 3 Bobinga wood mirror with adjustable stand, HK$2,800 from Lane Crawford, IFC Mall, Central, tel: 2118 2888. 4 Longevity mirror, HK$650, from Shanghai Tang, ...

  4. Yellow

    Posted May 03rd 2009, 12:00am by David Roden

    ... David Roden 1 Coffee pot, HK$595, from Tequila Kola, 1/F, Horizon Plaza, 2 Lee Wing Street, Ap Lei Chau, tel: 2877 3295. 2 Soap dispenser, HK$300, from Alessi, shop 3230A, Gateway Arcade, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui, tel: 2175 0800. 3 Sabre knife, HK$200, and fork, HK$160, Heather and March, shop 110, Prince's Building, Central, tel: 2530 0686. 4 Lotus candle, HK$280 from ...

  5. Clipped chat

    Posted May 31st 2009, 12:00am by David Frazier

    ... David Frazier The next time a friend sends you a text message asking some annoying question such as who they should vote for on American Idol, imagine that instead of just ignoring the text, you can send them a clip from a movie or TV show, asking them to 'use the Force, Luke'. This is one of the dreams of an Israeli company called Anyclip, whose grand vision, ...

  6. Propaganda chiefs spin Web in their own image

    Posted Mar 10th 2009, 12:00am by David Eimer

    ... David Eimer With the mainland's economy facing its biggest challenge in more than a decade, and the internet an increasingly potent vehicle for spreading unwelcome news and guiding ... rather see the downfall of a few minor officials than answer awkward questions about the environment the next time government figures are available to netizens. David Eimer is a Beijing-based ...

  7. Creative schoolboy destined to shine in entertainment world

    Posted Apr 04th 2009, 12:00am by David Phair

    ... David Phair I think I was always aware of being creative at school in Sydney because that manifested itself in my being in school productions from a very young age. I remember ... at the Queen Elizabeth Stadium from April 10-13. He was talking to David Phair. ...

  8. On the Cultural Revolution in Tibet

    Posted Jan 18th 2009, 12:00am by David Wilson

    ... David Wilson On the Cultural Revolution in Tibet by various University of California Press, HK$200 The defending soldiers brandished only copies of Chairman Mao's 'little red book'. But the Army of the Gods' fired-up forces fatally stabbed, hacked and speared the soldiers on a propaganda mission meant to end factional discord. All 22 members of the PLA unit ...

  9. One of the boys

    Posted Jan 19th 2009, 12:00am by David McNeill

    ... Eri Yoshida is set to become Japan's first woman professional baseball player, writes David McNeill Curled up in a deep leather chair and dressed in a sweat-top and training pants emblazoned with Snoopy the cartoon dog, Eri Yoshida is an unlikely sporting pioneer. Yet this baby-faced 16-year-old with the shy smile and tomboy haircut has just broken through a once shatterproof ...

  10. New twist David Yurman

    Posted May 08th 2009, 12:00am by Jacqueline Tsang

    ... David Yurman has a few surprises for loyal customers in its new collection. The brand celebrated its 10th year in the watch business by launching a new look and a new complication. Known ... founder David Yurman said, explaining that he wanted to extend his design principles to a genre beyond jewellery. 'It seemed to be a natural progression to integrate the brand's inspired ...




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