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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - ARTS

    OzAsia Festival builds bond between South Australia and sister state Shandong

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:12pm by Sue Green

    ... Sue Green OzAsia fest opens Adelaide to Shandong's rich culture Aussies love a beer and a fair number will have tasted the brew from Qingdao. But how many can name the province it hails from? How many will know Shandong is South Australia's sister state? And how many will have any idea where it is? Thanks to diplomatic efforts, that is about to change: ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books

    The last word on Kurt Wallander

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 12:27pm by Guy Haydon

    ... an assassination in South Africa. The Man Who Smiled, published in 1994, is one of his best stories. It sees a depressed Wallander deeply troubled after shooting dead a gunman in the line of duty. He ... million. On his return in 1989, after living in Africa for an extended period, Mankell was shocked by the level of xenophobia. "Sweden has never been totally free from this social evil, ...

  3. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches - BRIEF ENCOUNTERS

    Charlotte Chen, Spottly app co-founder

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 10:46am by Jing Zhang

    ... destination is South Africa; my husband is from there and it has everything you need for a kick-ass holiday in one country. There are game drives and safari sunsets, some amazing wine and food ...

  4. Lifestyle - Books - FINANCE

    Book review: Saving the Market from Capitalism, by Massimo Amato and Luca Fantacci

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 08:02am by David Wilson

    ... South Africa). Despite the scope of the crisis blamed on bankers, little has been done to prevent future meltdowns, they write. Their advice is that, instead of preaching at failed states ... the real economy, banker bonuses, rating agencies' inability to gauge the creditworthiness of debtors with "due wariness", and the surge in global imbalances. Amid the uncertainty, ...

  5. Lifestyle - Technology - SHORT SCIENCE

    Short Science, September 14, 2014

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 04:18am by AGENCIES

    ... in the Journal of Vertebrate Palaeontology, adds some much-needed diversity to the titanosaur fossil record in Africa, where such enormous sauropods have been rare finds. The fossil was spotted ...

  6. Lifestyle - Food & Wine

    Vintner plays classical music to his grapevines to improve wine quality

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:49pm by AFP

    ... Hylton, who founded Classic FM radio in South Africa. The Appelbaums bought the estate in 2003 and introduced music in 2009, following in the footsteps of farmers who have serenaded everything ... such as syrah. In South Africa the wines are sold in the mid-to-upper price range, retailing from about 75 South African rand (HK$54) up to 250 rand a bottle. Between the vineyard and the retailer, ...

  7. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Grain silos in Cape Town converted to feed the soul as museum

    Posted Jul 27th 2014, 12:31pm by AFP

    ... and is "one of the most representative collections of contemporary art from Africa and its diaspora", Coetzee says. It is now held and exhibited in Switzerland, Spain, South Africa, the United ... Lawrence Bartlett From grain silos an all-mighty museum will grow On Cape Town's waterfront at the southern tip of Africa, the world's biggest museum of contemporary art from ...

  8. Lifestyle - ETIQUETTE

    Stop being so rude! Etiquette coaching on the rise in Asia

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 05:42pm by Mark Sharp

    ... in the eye, or look awkward." With Hong Kong's economy reliant on financial services and the tourism and hospitality industries, minding your employees' manners also makes good business ...

  9. Lifestyle - Health - FIT & FAB

    Cyclists hit the road early

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 02:11pm by Rachel Jacqueline

    ... the place is empty and that's when we are out. We have the roads to ourselves." Kratz set up South Island Road-cycling- SIRs for short- after moving to the city 10 years ago. The SIRs ...

  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    South Korean actor Song Kang-ho has big-screen staying power

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 10:53pm by DARCY PAQUET

    ... Darcy Paquet Song Kang-ho has shone in many South Korean films over the years and the actor is making sure his name stays on the marquee A star is made Various actors have rocketed to stardom during South Korea's contemporary film renaissance over the past 15 years- but few have managed to remain at those heights. Staying power seems an elusive quality for most- except ...




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