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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Women and children left vulnerable as Hong Kong's divorce rate rises

    Posted Aug 14th 2014, 05:50pm by DARREN WEE

    ... actually fell from HK$10,000 a month in 2001 to HK$9,500 in 2011. Such deprivation is especially common among mainland immigrants such as Chan, a 44-year-old from Guangxi province. She and her ... and gossip." Chan hasn't told her extended family in Guangxi about the divorce and, without relatives and close friends in Hong Kong, she has no support network to lean on for help. Liu says: ...

  2. Lifestyle - Health

    Shangri-La Hotel bicycle team sets off on a charity ride across China

    Posted Nov 19th 2013, 08:42am by Mark Graham

    ... hotel resident manager Nick Smith came up with the idea of this charity bike ride and chose as the main beneficiary poor villagers in Guangxi province who urgently need to build water-storage ... in Tibet; Lu Yushui, a cycling enthusiast dedicated to helping children in Guangxi; Lu Baokang, who finished 10th among 500 cyclists at a recent race in Beihai city; and Shenzhen-based freelance ...

  3. Business - Companies

    Foxconn branches out beyond Apple in troubled solar industry

    Posted Aug 14th 2013, 10:10am by Reuters

    ... years but has revealed little about its Fox Energy solar unit. The company has one small solar panel factory in eastern China, and has also held talks with the southwestern province of Guangxi ... But they have made no headway. GCL-Poly declined to comment. In March, the Guangxi government said it would work with Foxconn on a plan to expand the firm’s businesses in the province, including ...

  4. Lifestyle

    Elaine Lo, the pioneering lawyer on her way up

    Posted Oct 08th 2013, 12:00am by MUKUL

    ... expressway projects; and the Guangxi Laibin A Power Plant TOT (Transfer-Operate-Transfer) Project. Lo is considered to be one of the best M&A lawyers in town, and the go-to lawyer for complex ...

  5. Lifestyle - Books - HISTORY

    Book review: The Tragedy of Liberation, by Frank Dikotter

    Posted Oct 06th 2013, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... the start of 1950 and the end of 1951. For the provinces of Henan, Hubei, Hunan, Jiangxi, Guangxi and Guangdong, the death toll was 301,800, or 1.69 per 1,000 people. The next blood-letting ...

  6. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - MUSIC

    Jing Wang leads Hong Kong Philharmonic

    Posted Apr 30th 2013, 12:00am by Oliver Chou

    ... I know he will be the perfect fit for the HK Phil," says Van Zweden, concurrently musical chief of Dallas Symphony. Born in Guilin, Guangxi province, Wang moved to Quebec with his family ...

  7. Lifestyle - Technology - GEOLOGY

    Sinkholes: an act of geology, not God

    Posted Mar 10th 2013, 12:00am by GUARDIAN

    ... in Florida or Essex look positively insignificant: the xiaozhai tiankeng (heavenly pit) in Chongqing, China, is 662 metres deep; the dashiwei tiankeng in Guangxi 613 metres; and Croatia has ...

  8. Lifestyle - Family & Education - COMMUNITY

    Charity begins at home

    Posted Feb 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Vanessa Yung

    ... Vanessa Yung vanessa.yung@scmp.com A handful of civic-minded Hong Kong parents are passing the spirit of volunteering to their children,writes Vanessa Yung Give and let live Wayne Chau Pui-por struggled when he moved to Hong Kong from Guangxi when he was 13. He didn't speak Cantonese and often encountered discrimination as a new immigrant. But that didn't deter him ...

  9. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Home-schooling on the mainland

    Posted Sep 30th 2012, 12:00am by XU DONGHUAN

    ... than 30 parents called to inquire about Dragon Academy. A couple from Yulin in Guangxi flew up to visit him in July, with their six-year-old son. The boy attended a local school for six months ...



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