• Tuesday
  • September 23, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:15pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 6 of 6 for ekin cheng

Search results

  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: snake angel

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:52pm by RONG XIAOQING

    ... in the 1980s and 90s. Many of those lining the street that day were, in the eyes of the law, her victims. Sister Ping, whose real name was Cheng Chui-ping, was born into a peasant family in Fujian in 1949. Barely educated but smart and ambitious, she moved to Hong Kong in 1974 and, in 1981, to New York. To get by in their adopted hometown, Cheng and her husband opened shops, but she soon ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Joanna Chan

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 10:11pm by Oliver Chou

    ... It was at Columbia University, in New York, that I finished my doctorate degree in theatre and communication. Shortly after that, Hong Kong Cardinal John Baptist Wu (Cheng-chung) invited me to return, to set ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: Welcome comrades

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... or family members back home. One of Chin's lieutenants, a wartime pilot who was also a son of Lim Cheng Ean, a Cambridge-educated former Straits Settlements legislative councillor, lived ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: social responsibility

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by Vanessa Yung

    ... Vanessa Yung Vanessa Yung Social responsibility Cheng Hing used to be an investment banker, so he knows how working long hours makes getting friends together to attend an event ... is into the same kind of event," says Cheng. What was needed, he decided, was a social networking app-cum-events directory for Hong Kong. The result is Playroll, a free app that connects to Facebook. ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: royal appointments

    Posted Apr 28th 2013, 12:00am by Wee Kek Koon

    ... to the funerals of her non-royal subjects. When senior statesman Yuan Cheng died in AD519, Empress Dowager Ling, the de facto ruler of the Northern Wei dynasty, went in person with his cortege until ... mention- Yuan was a member of the imperial clan of the Northern Wei. Yuan was born Tuoba Cheng, but his cousin, Emperor Xiaowen- in a move not dissimilar to the British royal family changing its ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: none so blind

    Posted Jan 13th 2013, 12:00am by Wee Kek Koon

    ... than human life, then they aren't very different from the likes of Cheng Yi (1033-1107), a proponent of a somewhat stultifying brand of neo-Confucianism that plagued China for almost a millennium, until the 20th century. When asked if a destitute widow should be allowed to remarry, Cheng answered that a woman "dying of hunger is of less consequence than her losing her ...



SCMP.com Account