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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Robert Bickers

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:17pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... Edwards was himself born in Xiamen, to a British father from Singapore. Xiamen was full of expatriates just passing through, like here, but many families were on the China coast for two or three ...

  2. Magazines - Money - PRIVATE BANKING

    Inside the industry

    Posted Apr 06th 2014, 10:28pm by Jasper Moiseiwitsch

    ... the mainland, Taiwan, India, Singapore and international (serving expatriates in Asia). She has reassigned five of six market heads. She did not specify who exactly, but she implies the roles were ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: the grip of the grape

    Posted Mar 16th 2014, 12:31am by Jason Wordie

    ... the staggering amount of drinking that took place; then, as now, conspicuous consumption and excess for the sheer sake of it was a hallmark of the expatriate lifestyle, and helped to anaesthetise ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The other Obama: Barack's Shenzhen-based half-brother sheds light on US president's 'mysterious Kenyan roots'

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 11:19pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... Kenyan upbringing, Ndesandjo never felt accepted by black Africa; but as the son of a Luo tribesman, he also felt incongruous in the expatriate community to which his mother belonged. With his ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: for old times' sake

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 11:38pm by Jason Wordie

    ... This shrewd business model enables old photographs to be artfully repackaged every five years or so to sell to fresh waves of expatriates eager to know what the place looked like in former times. ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    SMS Emden: Hong Kong’s favourite foe

    Posted Jan 25th 2014, 11:12pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... and the sizeable German expatriate community based here. SMS Emden was a particular favourite in Hong Kong. With sleek lines and painted brilliant white, she was known by local mariners as the Swan ... which meant that Captain von Muller could reciprocate the lavish hospitality he found in the city with a formal reception. The great and the good of Hong Kong's expatriate elite descending ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: Network protocols

    Posted Oct 26th 2013, 10:52pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Kong's European society has been defined by transience and correspondingly shallow personal relationships. Expatriate society everywhere is characterised by a relative absence of lifelong friends ... with little scope for originality of thought or behaviour (as remains largely the case in contemporary expatriate society), further circumscription hardly mattered. National societies, such as the St ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: PR pressure

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

    ... Jason Wordie Attempts to internationalise the city's campuses appear to have more to do with marketing than teaching, writes Jason Wordie PR pressure Every so often, concerns about the declining international ranking of Hong Kong's institutions of higher learning make the headlines. Recently, the University of Hong Kong's appointment of an expatriate vice chancellor ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Pros and cons: the Hong Kong Philharmonic turns 40

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

    ... Hong Kong back in good shape." Nevertheless, expatriate musicians had become jittery over a rumour that the orchestra would become all-Chinese after the handover. "I checked ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Barhopping through Shanghai's hard-to-find speakeasies

    Posted Nov 23rd 2013, 11:18pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... to a largely expatriate crowd but, Schroeder says, he has noticed more local Chinese coming in. How readily they embrace cocktail culture will determine how long the trend lasts in Shanghai. ...




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