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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Chris Patten 'flattered' by nostalgic Hongkongers who miss colonial days

    Posted Mar 22nd 2014, 04:28am by Tanna Chong

    ... Hong Kong's last governor Chris Patten says he is flattered by nostalgic Hongkongers who say they miss colonial rule. Patten, who headed the city from 1992 to the 1997 handover, said ... "corruption and incompetence". Stressing that these values were crucial in keeping the city competitive, Patten expressed confidence in Hongkongers' determination to uphold them. "These ...

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    'Hongkonger' makes it to world stage with place in the Oxford English Dictionary

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 04:37am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... Jeffie Lam jeffie.lam@scmp.com Amid anti-mainland sentiment, Oxford dictionary recognises city's local identity Finally, the Hongkonger arrives on world stage Hong Kong's local identity has been recognised on the world stage, with the words Hongkonger and Hong Kongese added to the Oxford English Dictionary. Publisher Oxford University Press has also added a new sub-entry ...

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    Beloved North Point beef offal stall calls it a day

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 02:58am by Amy Nip

    ... to Taiwan, where his wife and son live. He was unsure if he would open a shop across the strait. "The Taiwanese aren't as passionate about innards as Hongkongers are," he said. ...

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    Lok Ma Chau mega mall plan gets lukewarm response from officials

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 01:52pm by AMY NIP AND TONY CHEUNG

    ... protests against mainland shoppers last month. The ensuing stern official condemnation notwithstanding, they found support among fellow Hongkongers who believed their grievances were legitimate but not being addressed. A caller to RTHK said: "Hongkongers are living very unhappy lives. The trade sectors must welcome more tourists because that means profits. And deputies to the National ...

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    Most people both sides of the border oppose anti-mainlander protests, finds survey

    Posted Feb 25th 2014, 12:51pm by SAMUEL CHAN

    ... Samuel Chan samuel.chan@scmp.com 25pc back protests against mainland visitors: poll A quarter of Hongkongers support protests targeting mainland visitors, a poll found. The survey ... attributed escalating cross-border tensions to "incitement by radicals and foreign influence". Almost 40 per cent accused Hongkongers of envying "the faster economic progress ...

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    Few turn up for protest in Hong Kong against mainland Chinese tourists

    Posted Feb 24th 2014, 04:45am by SAMUEL CHAN, Ernest Kao

    ... elsewhere," he said. Koyi Chen from Guangzhou said the frustrations of Hongkongers were understandable. "Admittedly some mainlanders do not behave so well, but tourists should ...

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    I don't hate mainlanders- just their behaviour, TST protest organiser says

    Posted Feb 22nd 2014, 03:55am by Phila Siu

    ... are from Hong Kong? It's ridiculous how I get yelled at when I say I am a Hongkonger."   ...

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    How to have a wedding like Coco Lee and Bruce Rockowitz… with just HK$60,000

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 03:47am by Amy Nip

    ... launch will take place in March or April. The move is aimed at attracting more local visitors to the city's highest observation deck. Hongkongers made up 30 per cent of the deck's ...

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    Fishball lovers launch snack attack on stall that refuses to stick to convention

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 04:33am by Stuart Lau

    ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Stall refuses to stick to convention when it comes to portions, and netizens aren't amused Fishball lovers launch snack attack Want a snack of five curry fishballs on a stick? Sorry, you'll have to be happy with 28 in a bowl for HK$40 at one Mong Kok stall. While that may sound like a bargain, it's not what most Hongkongers expect ...

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    Hongkongers not nearly as happy as Asian rivals

    Posted Sep 11th 2013, 12:00am by Bryan Harris

    ... Bryan Harris bryan.harris@scmp.com Global ranking puts city at a 'respectable' 64 out of 156 - but Singapore comes in at 30 Hongkongers not nearly as happy as Asian rivals In the happiness stakes, it seems Hong Kong is falling behind old rival Singapore, according to the latest global UN survey. The city ranked 64th out of 156 countries in the World Happiness Report 2013, ...




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