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  1. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Rewind, film: A Town Like Alice, directed by Jack Lee (1956)

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 10:12pm by James Kidd

    ... alongside a group of expatriates. The men are sent to prison camp. The women and children are marched towards safe passage to Singapore. When Mrs Holland, the wife of Jean's employer, dies, ...

  2. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Blue Notes: Brazil

    Posted Sep 06th 2014, 10:11pm by Robin Lynam

    ... it into funk. Inspired perhaps by the presence in Hong Kong of expatriate South American musicians such as Mascarenhas and guitarist Orlando Bonzi, jazz musicians have been incorporating a little more ...

  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - FILM

    Rewind film: "… and the Moon Dances" directed by Garin Nugroho (1995)

    Posted Aug 17th 2014, 08:58am by Richard James Havis

    ... Richard James Havis … and the Moon Dances Sri Rahayu, Pramana Padmodarmaya, Wiwiek Handawiyah Director: Garin Nugroho Indonesia's most internationally famous director is a Welshman, Gareth Evans. The expatriate filmmaker directed The Raid and The Raid 2, martial-arts action films which won critical acclaim. But Indonesia has had its own filmmaking genius since the 1990s: ...

  4. 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 and worked in Paris, New York City, Mexico, Istanbul and now Bangkok. Following on from the critical and commercial success of The Forgiven, which was named one of the best books of 2012 ...

  5. Lifestyle - Interiors & Living

    Designers creating craft-driven furniture gain foothold in local market

    Posted Aug 08th 2014, 05:02am by TAMSIN BRADSHAW

    ... this as an opportunity to express his feelings about life as an expatriate in Hong Kong. "My work is inspired by the place I live," says the designer, who has also worked in the US, Italy, ...

  6. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Don and Bridget Brewster of Agape International Missions on combating Cambodia's child sex traffickers

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 09:41am by Elaine Yau

    ... worsened the problem. "It can be traced back to the justice system set up by the French colonisers which protected the rich and the expatriates. When the French left, power went to the Khmer ...

  7. Lifestyle - Family & Education - LEGAL EYE

    Legal Eye: Taking care of the children should be a well-crafted will's priority

    Posted Apr 29th 2014, 11:08am by WITHERS

    ... possible care if the parents die. It is common to first appoint a temporary guardian who lives here and knows the children. This is the usual course for expatriates. About 70 per cent of expatriates here do not even have a will, which is an extraordinary statistic A temporary guardian can look after the children immediately after the parents' deaths, ensuring they are cared ...

  8. Lifestyle - Books - FICTION

    Book review: The Separation, by Dinah Jefferies

    Posted May 25th 2014, 03:42pm by Tessa Chan

    ... is unsure whether to trust. The plot moves at a nimble pace. Lydia never feels fully at home in Malaya: expatriates are no longer protected and guerillas lurk in the dense, menacing jungle ...

  9. Lifestyle - Books - HISTORY

    Book review: The Hotel on Place Vendôme, by Tilar J. Mazzeo

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 03:57pm by Nick Walker

    ... Hermann Göring.) Nazis, moneyed expatriates, war correspondents, spies and assorted Parisians all managed to co-exist in this parallel universe through Europe's darkest years. The hotel also ...

  10. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Can revamped Police Married Quarters succeed as a hub for local design talent?

    Posted Apr 28th 2014, 10:11am by Enid Tsui

    ... expatriates without permanent residency as tenants, as long as the business is based here full time. Swiss-born Marielle Byworth first set up her jewellery brand Marijoli in Tokyo before moving ...




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