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  1. Magazines - Style - HAUTE

    Artists create lions to celebrate relations between France and China

    Posted Aug 07th 2014, 10:33pm by Vivian Chen

    ... Vivian Chen By Vivian Chen Roaring success EVENT The Biennial of the Lions WHERE MGM Macau   HAPPENINGS: Hong Kong has been gripped by panda mania thanks to French artist Paulo Grangeon's roaming sculptures. But it's not just pandas that are in the spotlight. MGM Macau has been taken over by 50 lion sculptures. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations ...

  2. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Macau Museum of Art showcases paintings by 12 French masters

    Posted Jul 09th 2014, 10:31pm by Kylie Knott

    ... of the exhibition that was created to mark 50 years of diplomatic relations between China and France. "Some works, like those of the Impressionists, are already popular; we wanted to bring artists ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    When China and France went to war: 130 years since forgotten conflict

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:17pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... marks the 50th anniversary of the opening of diplomatic relations between France and Communist China. Urged on by President Charles de Gaulle, in 1964, the French became the first Western nation to recognise the new government in Beijing, much to the disgust of the Americans. A long established diplomatic bond of trust exists between the two nations, albeit a bond that has been stretched ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: Unlevel pegging

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 10:52pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... occasions. So, Hongkongers felt put out, especially with the 2010 Manila hostage incident casting a pall over Hong Kong-Philippines relations. Qing-dynasty China's diplomatic spats with European ... Leung was seated at the head of a row, with two members of his staff. Even to the diplomatically untrained eye, the message was obvious: this wasn't a meeting of equals. Unlike Aquino, ...

  5. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Best in show: highlights of the Hong Kong International Film Festival

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm by Yvonne Teh

    ... Festival that year. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Sino-French diplomatic relations, Huppert will attend the festival screening of her latest film, Catherine Breillat's Abuse of Weakness ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    How Kowloon Walled City survived attempts to knock it down for almost a century

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:32pm by Fionnuala McHugh

    ... and leftists, carefully divided its paperwork: the rightists appealed to Taipei, the leftists to Beijing. As the Nationalist government had no diplomatic relations with Britain, however, it was left ... the Walled City; there was a climbdown. The government agreed, in the interest of good relations, to suspend its plans until further (unspecified) discussions could took place. When London wondered ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The quiz, 2012

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 12:00am by VARIOUS

    ... Convention on Diplomatic Relations"? A) The US embassy in Beijing publishing data about Chinese air quality B) US demands for a statue of George Washington to be erected near Tiananmen Square C) ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: David Walker

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:51pm by XU DONGHUAN

    ... to establishing diplomatic and cultural relations and trading connections with Asia. It was the period in which Australians were trying to work out what they needed to do about their own image and how ... theme sitting in the background. Growing up after the war, there was a lot of Asia-related themes running through my life. For example, one of my uncles served on the island of Ambon ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: Plane speaking

    Posted Sep 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... when a new government is recognised diplomatically, the assets of the former regime are passed across to its successor. And so it was in Hong Kong after the British government recognised ... embargo. One significant national asset that should have been transferred at this time but was not involved commercial aircraft. Mostly forgotten now, this failure soured relations between Britain ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Who are you, Mr Loo?

    Posted Nov 08th 2014, 10:10pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... was in those letters," says Lenain, who lives in Shanghai, with her diplomat husband and children. She published the book Monsieur Loo- Le Roman d'un Marchand d'Art Asiatique (Mr Loo- ... she met some of Loo's relatives, who no longer live in the village. It was the most emotional moment in her research and, she says, she cried as they produced paperwork to show that every ...




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