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  1. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Mainland hooked on 'China that hasn't grown up'

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 06:20am by SARAH KARACS

    ... it by downloading it off the internet- which normally I would discourage, but I'm glad they're reading it." Demick, who is Beijing bureau chief for the Los Angeles Times, published Nothing ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Time to rethink the vision for West Kowloon?

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 06:21am by Vivienne Chow

    ... big," said the board member. Although the Home Affairs Bureau, which oversees cultural development in the city, says the government has the authority to grant exceptions to the six-year rule ...

  3. News - China - CULTURE

    Chinese court rejects family's right to treasures in their great-grandfather's tomb

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 01:47pm by LAURA ZHOU

    ... to the Qing dynasty (1644-1911), including jade bracelets and rings – had been kept by the Baofeng cultural relics bureau since April 2011. These had been buried in their great-grandfather’s grave in the same county more than 80 years ago. The local cultural relics bureau insisted that all remains under Chinese territory belonged to the state. The brothers argued that the tomb, including ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Delve into the past and travel the world at the Hong Kong Book Fair

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 04:15am by AMY NIP AND SARAH KARACS

    ... referendum [last month]. We can no longer rely on somebody else and [have to] act on our own." The publisher has released a new do-it-yourself guidebook on ways to improve the environment ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Library that gives visitors a taste for more

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 03:28am by Jessie Lau

    ... and leisurely environment. One reading room has a gallery wall that will display temporary art exhibitions. "A lot of artists and creators relay their work with food content- like the famous Warhol ... a prolific cookbook author along with her husband, Chan Ke-lum. "There is no place with so many cookbooks and books about food and drink … it gives people a good environment to gain a deeper ...

  6. Lifestyle - Books - CULTURE

    Book review: What Do You Pack? If You Are Never Coming Back, by Roberto Di Marco

    Posted Jul 06th 2014, 05:16pm by Mark O'Neill

    ... The writers tell us many things about themselves, including their families and marriages. They leave a familiar, comfortable environment for something unknown and unpredictable; sometimes there's ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    French filmmaker Philippe Muyl takes China's story to Europe

    Posted May 31st 2014, 03:32am by Vivienne Chow

    ... future. "People are too materialistic," he says. "They are too obsessed with money and don't care about their environment." The film is scheduled for release ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Smartphones blamed as Hongkongers lose interest in the city's libraries

    Posted May 12th 2014, 04:45am by Johnny Tam

    ... longer in the libraries because of the improved reading environment," she added. People would now go to the internet- including libraries' e-services- to research information, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Local talents showcase Hong Kong’s design history in Milan

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 11:30am by Vivienne Chow

    ... designers and the design environment of Hong Kong." He said visitors to the Hong Kong exhibition would discover a pool of young talent whose member were into strategic and social design ... Juul-Sørensen. Young designers were tuning in to their environment and producing designs to answer social needs, from better hospitals to sustainable development. He praised the Octopus card for its ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    The day the government gobbled up Pac-Man

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 04:16am by Vivienne Chow

    ... He did not give a reason, but insisted it was the department's duty to ensure street safety for the public. The Home Affairs Bureau, which handles arts and culture, said it had nothing ... and a lamp post near Ping Shek estate that bore his works, the bureau said. Iron gates from Kwun Tong that carry his writings are now in the collection of West Kowloon visual culture museum M+.   ...




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