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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: bless the babas

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 11:08pm by Nick Walker

    ... used as a police station- located at a key intersection in the district will house the museum. Unused for years, the structure was taken over by the Phuket City Municipality, which authorised ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: farewell to Wong Kei

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm by Anna Chen

    ... Anna Chen in London Anna Chen in London Farewell to Wong Kei Another legend bites the dust as that old dinosaur of London's Chinatown, the Wong Kei Restaurant (cue sinister gong), gets a makeover. If you relish dining out as a theatrical experience, the fabled Wong Kei, in the British capital's Soho district, dubbed by some as "the rudest restaurant ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: pride and prejudice

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Territories district commissioner K.M.A Barnett. Barnett’s homophobic vendettas also helped prevent the bestowing of a post-war gallantry award on a fellow Hong Kong Volunteer Defence Corps officer, ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Apr 05th 2014, 10:43pm

    ... District National Park that had inspired the nature-loving Potter. In the 2006 biopic Miss Potter, the children’s author was portrayed by Academy Award-winner Renee Zellweger. However, that role ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: blot on the landscape

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 11:31pm by Mark Footer

    ... Kowloon Cultural District) while others go up in a matter of weeks, having been subject to little rigorous regulatory oversight. In early January, a 160-year-old Hakka terrace in Sai Kung Country Park was destroyed by its owner, who then began building three new houses. On January 23, according to a South China Morning Post report, officers from the District Lands Office conducted ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: Aliens vs predators

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 10:48pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon Wee Kek Koon Aliens vs predators The riot in Singapore's Little India district last month came as a shock to many. Despite its location- and contrary to some international media reports- there was no racial element to it. It did, however, put a spotlight on the issue of foreign workers, whose numbers account for almost a quarter of Singapore's ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: Sai Wan rings the changes

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:28pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... given us an interesting- and surprisingly alliterative- heritage. Among the earliest of Hong Kong's officially delineated districts, the "western ring" includes Sai Ying Pun, Shek Tong Tsui, Belcher Bay and Kennedy Town. But as both the MTR and the yuppies go west, the district is changing rapidly. What does the future hold for Sai Wan? Beautiful Sai Wan is the name ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: ship shape

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 10:41pm by Jason Wordie

    ... and large-scale hotel and office complexes having been constructed. But the ultimate credit for the district's transformation lies with tycoon Sir Douglas Clague's expansion of his Hutchison ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    So near, yet so feared: That sinking feeling

    Posted Nov 30th 2013, 10:58pm by cecilie gamst berg

    ... district, up the coast from Shenzhen, I could hardly wait to get there. Because, you see, she said it was "surreal". That word works on me like a cowpat does on the senses of a fly. ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: Chinatowns' identity crisis

    Posted Nov 09th 2013, 10:28pm by Xiaoqing Rong

    ... with encroachment by rich white folks may not be the whole story. Manhattan's Chinatown was recently designated a Business Improvement District (BID), which equates to government sponsorship ...




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