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  1. The Honeymoon

    Posted Feb 13th 2005, 12:00am by Diana McPartlin

    ... Compiled by Diana McPartlin The Honeymoon by Justin Haythe Picador $124 This debut by a successful screenwriter is a study of expatriate anomie. Gordon Garrety is a young American who has led a nomadic life, trailing after his mother, Maureen, as she wanders through galleries, ostensibly writing an art guide to Europe. A lifetime of accommodating his mother's selfish ...

  2. Paradise beckons from the fringes of a bustling city

    Posted Jun 11th 2004, 12:00am by Vanapa Ongvises

    ... with this pioneering integrated project. Mr Tin said a large number of expatriates were attracted to this pleasant atmosphere of a self-contained 'paradise'. 'A total of 70 per cent of the project's residents are expatriates living and working in Hong Kong, who are attracted by the unique lifestyle and its waterfront location,' he said. 'Not surprisingly, a large number ...

  3. Stay in Saudi Arabia, Filipinos told

    Posted Jun 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Raissa Robles

    ... in Saudi Arabia to stay put after three Filipinos were killed in the suspected al-Qaeda-led attack on an expatriate enclave. Yesterday, Mrs Arroyo called on them to 'continue to work ... was shot in the leg by the terrorists in Saturday's attack on a compound accommodating expatriates. His wife Divina took a harrowing phone call during the attack. 'He said he was all ...

  4. At last, a chance to see the view from the top of the town... but only if you've got $800 and a mainland passport

    Posted May 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... $800 at the IFC shopping mall. The apparent discrimination angered non-mainlander visitors to the mall yesterday- locals, expatriates and tourists alike- who vastly outnumbered those from ... girlfriend but he had no interest in going to the viewing area. Zvi La Staz, an expatriate airline worker, said 'the arrangement is unfair'. A couple from Malaysia who introduced themselves ...

  5. Letters

    Posted Feb 19th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Rowse. He was an expatriate civil servant before 1997 but became a Chinese citizen after the handover. Only Mr Rowse is qualified to define his patriotism. C. C. MA, Mid-Levels ...

  6. Murder shocks Harare's shrinking expat community

    Posted Jan 24th 2005, 12:00am by Jen Redshaw

    ... through the shrinking expatriate community. The body of 30-year-old Lisa Veron-Brunner, who worked for the World Health Organisation in the Zimbabwean capital, was discovered near her upturned ... for the night. Expatriates now routinely ask to rent houses with a 'safe haven', a room surrounded by heavy grilles that are impenetrable to intruders. ...

  7. 'Gorilla' sends grandma bananas

    Posted Aug 10th 2003, 12:00am by Marcal Joanilho

    ... spokesman said legal advice would be sought over whether action could be taken against the gorilla for being a nuisance in a public place. The gorilla, an expatriate who speaks Cantonese, refused ...

  8. Former HK man charged with wife's murder in Egypt

    Posted Jul 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Hazel Parry

    ... Hazel Parry An expatriate engineering executive who moved from Hong Kong to Egypt with his family and Filipino maid has been formally charged with the murder of his wife, consular officials in Cairo have confirmed. French national Fabrice Belhomme appeared in court in Alexandria last Monday accused of murdering his 35-year-old wife, Florence, who was stabbed to death ...

  9. Family uprooted from Sai Kung life

    Posted Jun 19th 2005, 12:00am by Hazel Parry

    ... as Brookside - in a quiet corner of Sai Kung Country Park. The village had a strong, mainly expatriate community, and the Belhommes appeared to have an idyllic lifestyle. The family were also highly ...

  10. A missionary who lived by his motto

    Posted Feb 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... encouraged Buddhist and Taoist monks, Christians, Chinese and expatriates who were interested in examining other faiths. Monks from the mainland had established a cottage industry in the Sha Tin ...




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