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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Kei Nishikori: the ace up Japan’s sleeve

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm by SARAH LAZARUS

    ... in Japan, and his stunning victory over world No1, Novak Djokovic, in last month's US Open, placed him firmly on the international stage. Nishikori's defeat of Djokovic, in a hard-fought four-set semi-final, made him the first man from Japan, indeed the first from Asia, to reach a singles final at a Grand Slam tournament (Australian Open, French Open, US Open or Wimbledon). At his ...

  2. Magazines - 48hrs - TRAVEL

    In Japan, viewing the colours of maple leaves in autumn is a cultural obsession

    Posted Oct 01st 2014, 10:09pm by STEVE JOHN POWELL

    ... Text: Steve John Powell The viewing of autumn's changing colours is a national obsession in Japan. We rustle up the best spots for taking in the dazzling display Leaf encounters Autumn is a magical time in Japan. Summer's humid heat has finally abated. Days are bright and nights are cool. The rice harvest is in full swing and celebrated with festivals. But above ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Japan's contemporary history told through photography

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:21pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... the 1970s to the Present" is a travelling show that makes use of the collection of The Japan Foundation, which co-presents it with the Consulate-General of Japan in Hong Kong. ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - ARTS

    Soundpocket's Around Sound Art Festival extends its reach to Japan

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 11:21pm by Vanessa Yung

    ... in 2009, the local sound art outfit will be taking part of its Around Sound Art Festival to Amino, a small town outside Kyoto, Japan. Twenty enthusiasts will attend a weekend retreat at the end ... Australian Michael Graeve and Tetsuya Umeda from Japan will fly in for the event to create installations that will be positioned next to works by Paolo Piscitelli and Phill Niblock at the Kwun Tong ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - TELEVISION

    Channel hop

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by Mark Peters

    ... journey through Japan, exploring the past and future of the nation's cuisine. In Japan Food Special (Saturday at 7.30pm), CNN International correspondent Paula Newton meets Yoshiki Tsuji, ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    The Jacksons bring classic hits to Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 11:04pm by Robin Lynam

    ... hadn't toured in quite a while and we're looking forward to coming." The original Unity Tour included shows in Japan, Malaysia and Singapore, but not Hong Kong. This performance ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - FOOD & WINE

    Restaurant review: Stack

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 10:30pm by Susan Jung

    ... this could have been so much more. We were hoping for international pancakes — okonomiyaki (from Japan), jeon (Korea), appam and uttapam from India, French crêpes, etc. What they serve is one pancake ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: ship in a bottle

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm by JENNI MARSH

    ... in Japan, and New York, in the United States, the clipper took tea to London, making the journey from Hong Kong in 1873 in 89 days. The unisex scent, created by French perfumer Bertrand Duchaufour, ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    'Fatter than a motorcycle': singer Janice Vidal battles weight-obsessed Hong Kong media

    Posted Oct 15th 2014, 10:30pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... the singer Jill Vidal, following the latter's 2009 arrest for heroin possession in Japan. "I was actually more depressed back then," she says. "I'm now prioritising ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & Now: The China lover

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:14am by Jason Wordie

    ... in northeastern China and Taiwan. China's northeastern provinces- better known then as Manchuria- became a Japanese sphere of influence after Japan was granted "most favoured nation" status ... narcotics network. After years of involvement, Japan launched an all-out invasion of Manchuria in 1931. This provoked international outrage and Japan withdrew from the League of Nations. When ...




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