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  1. Expat

    Posted May 29th 2005, 12:00am by Tim Cribb

    ... Compiled by Tim Cribb Expat by Wendy McTavish Inkstone Books $175 'Marinate portioned duck in soy sauce, corn flour, grated fresh ginger, garlic, honey and sherry. Place in oven. ... and Wendy McTavish are finding their way in Hong Kong. It was 'a tumultuous year for the colony', but Expat is not a book about politics, or imposed values. Rather, it is a whimsical ...

  2. News - World - BRITAIN

    'Scotland was the winner': Hong Kong's expat Scots agree on one thing after historic vote

    Posted Sep 19th 2014, 04:48pm by ALICE WOODHOUSE

    ... they left after their countrymen and-women voted “No” to independence. They agreed Scotland was the winner. It was apt – given the eventual outcome – that Scottish expats in Hong Kong gathered ... Scots were barred from voting, but that did not lessen the depth of feeling among expats, who waited anxiously as each district was declared. “Yes” voters remained optimistic as the first ...

  3. News - World - BRITAIN

    Denied a vote, frustrated expat Scots watch as homeland's fate decided

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 10:09pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in London Denied a say on independence, million can only watch from afar as future of homeland decided Scottish expats wish they could vote As with the big decision ... Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond and British Prime Minister David Cameron legal opinion arguing that the terms violated Scottish expats' right to freedom of movement under European law. ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - POLICING

    Retired expat police officer's book tells of life on the beat in 1970s Hong Kong

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 06:15am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com Retired officer Chris Emmett has written a revealing book about what it was like being a policeman in the city decades ago An expat's life on the beat in '70 s Hong Kong Everything changes and everything stays the same. That's what struck Briton Chris Emmett yesterday when he returned to Hong Kong for the first time since retiring from ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - LAW ENFORCEMENT

    'It's the end of an era': Hong Kong force will have fewest expat cops in 170-year history

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 07:24pm by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com For first time in history, there will likely be fewer than 100 policemen from overseas in the city's 28,000-strong force by next year Number of expat ... Pemberton said that when he joined the force in 1987, there were many expat officers, many of whom were British. "This is a generalisation, but the local police officers liked the expats ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Expats 'put off by Hong Kong' over the lack of gay rights law

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 04:30am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Protecting gay people from discrimination is essential if the city is to realise potential, British diplomat tells LGBT rights symposium Expats 'put off HK' by lack of gay rights law A lack of protection for the rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people is deterring talented workers from moving to Hong Kong, a top ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - LAW ENFORCEMENT

    Police efficiency assured without expats, officer says

    Posted Aug 31st 2014, 04:40am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com Police efficiency in no doubt, veteran says Barry Smith was 21 years old when he landed at the old Kai Tak airport after a long-haul flight from London in February 1983. He didn't speak a word of Cantonese and had never bee ...

  8. Business - Money - INVESTMENT

    Expat investors launch suits against advisers, trustees and insurance firms

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 11:51am by Benjamin Robertson

    ... Benjamin Robertson benjamin.robertson@scmp.com Financial advisers, trustees and insurance firms being taken to court in bid to recover losses in Australian investment product Expat investors launch suits over failed fund Expatriate investors in a failed Australian mortgage fund have started to sue financial advisers, pension fund trustees and listed life insurance companies ...

  9. Lai See

    Posted Jan 12th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to improve oneself. So we were impressed by the commitment of Beijing's expat lawyers if their tips to clients on the Stan Abrams lawyer blog site are to be believed. 1. Hold at least one board ...

  10. Lifestyle - Books

    Expat writer gambles with Macau and HK cards

    Posted Aug 03rd 2014, 11:28am by JINGAN YOUNG

    ... Jingan Young Expat takes a gamble on pathological protagonist British novelist and journalist Lawrence Osborne is no stranger to the thrilling complexities of expatriate life, having lived ... locals". He is here to stay, and die. What do you think of the "expat fiction" label? I don't really think of myself [writing in] that way. I don't make a big fuss about being ...




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