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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    So near yet so feared: why playing it safe doesn't pay

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:37am by cecilie gamst berg

    ... of indescribably horrendous Western food and fantastic dim sum, much better than the Hong Kong standard. When you check in to the hotel you get a voucher for a free Western breakfast the next day- giving ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: pride and prejudice

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm by Jason Wordie

    ... populations, the scientifically minded and anyone else who constituted a threat to their economic and political power, ultimately prevailed over decent ethical standards in civilised, tolerant ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: the big green leap

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:38pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... offering low-carbon wedding packages at the Kowloon Bay facility. The building opened last month and will achieve "zero net carbon emissions on an annual basis", according to the CIC. ...

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    So near yet so feared: five-star struck

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:38pm by cecilie gamst berg

    ... as a five-star one? Had I simply been too star-struck to notice? Or have the hotels' standards actually plummeted? In most other instances, China hasn't so much grown as leapt up. When ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: Tracking the mail

    Posted Dec 07th 2013, 10:48pm by Jason Wordie

    ... (BFPO 1). Mail sent to Britain through it was charged at the standard British inland rate. The old General Post Office in Central, where World-Wide House is now located, was built on reclaimed ...

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    Then & now: PR pressure

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 10:58pm by Jason Wordie

    ... that leads to meaningful contributions to human knowledge. This city's academic standards were never really quite what they are sometimes remembered as. Once upon a time, its secondary schools ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Nov 16th 2013, 10:30pm

    ... standards that hacking into the voicemails of murdered schoolgirl Milly Dowler was “perfectly acceptable”. The “bugger” had himself earlier been “bugged” in his own bar, The Castle Inn in Dover, ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Bog standards

    Posted Oct 21st 2012, 12:00am

    ... Hong Kong's obsession with exterior-wall tiles stems from slippery building practices and the efforts of the Toilet King, writes Jason Wordie The chances are, as you read this, that you are sitting in a building that is covered with glazed tiles, a r ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: Tongue ties

    Posted Oct 20th 2013, 05:06am by Wee Kek Koon

    ... for something. Standard Chinese words for salmon (" gui ") and tuna (" wei ") have been replaced by " sanwen " and " tunna ", from Hong Kong's " sam-man ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: Cool and collectable

    Posted Sep 29th 2013, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... and other materials were more commonplace. Carved sandalwood fans were particularly popular and retained their delicate fragrance for years. A standard fan used in southern China was made from ...




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