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  1. Magazines - 48hrs - GO

    Tours of North Korea are monitored, but offer insight

    Posted Jun 20th 2013, 12:00am by Juliet Rix

    ... (with carvings of scruffy-looking South Koreans on one side and fit and youthful Northerners on the other) onto the wide empty road to Kaesong and the Demilitarized Zone, the border with South ... tourists- albeit, in tours monitored by Korean guides. A visit here is almost like seeing a dinosaur species in the wild. It is a peek at a throwback culture preserved behind a very current iron ...

  2. Magazines - 48hrs

    Book Now

    Posted Oct 29th 2014, 11:06pm by Barry Chung

    ... (right), clarinettist Burt Hara and violinist Martin Beaver. January 14-21, various times, venues and prices. Urbtix. Inquiries: 9245 6851 Walrus The Korean rock quartet (below) kick off their first Asian tour with a stop in the city. November 15, 8pm, Music Zone@E-Max, Kitec, 1 Trademart Dr, Kowloon Bay, HK$680 Cityline. Inquiries: enquiry@elf-asia.com   ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Genesis of a New York Chinatown

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:17pm by RONG XIAOQING

    ... The Great Gatsby. The Wangs are not buying in a beach zone- for that price, it is difficult to get a property close to the water in the best areas of the island. But Jericho is an area of lavish ... communities, Limb, who was born in Hong Kong to Korean parents and brought up in Japan, says he has always wanted to establish an "Asian town" in the county. "When I moved to Long ...

  4. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Art house: Shiri

    Posted Oct 03rd 2013, 12:00am by SEAN TIERNEY

    ... Sean Tierney Sean Tierney In 1953, the Korean War ended in an armistice. A fragile peace has held since then, encouraging some to speak of- and work towards- reunification of the two Koreas. Then again, both sides have planned and executed a number of assassinations, espionage missions and military strikes in the intervening years. In 1968, North Korean commandos attempted ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: growing concerns

    Posted Aug 04th 2013, 12:00am by MATTHEW LAMERS

    ... of the Yellow Sea. But from speaking to ordinary South Koreans (and as demonstrated by recent protests here, mainly by farmers), it seems public opinion is very much divided on what they themselves stand to gain from the deal. While it is acknowledged that any agreement will likely lower consumer prices south of the demilitarised zone, the biggest fears are for South Korea's ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Sun sea & cement: Hainan

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 11:00pm by cecilie gamst berg

    ... special economic zone. The traffic is unbearable, with incessant honking, pedestrians are made to walk up and down endless steps just to cross the street and it is … freezing. Not Harbin freezing, ... condos. The main drag has what looks like an upmarket strip mall from Arizona or New Mexico as its centrepiece, all yellow bricks and Japanese and Korean restaurants (maybe to be opened at some ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine

    A new year, a new quiz

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 10:11pm by ALL

    ... out, and why? A) Actor Paul Walker B) Ex South African president Nelson Mandela C) Actor Peter O'Toole D) Ex-North Korean No2 Jang Song-thaek 26) Lisa Kuo Yu-chin was given what punishment ... nesting sites for the endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtle C) They are blue zones, where people tend to live longer D) The Japanese emperor has a house on both 50) "Unbalanced, ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Travellers' checks

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 12:00am by Adam Nebbs

    ... the law. Running from 6pm on December 31 to 6am the next morning, the event's organisers promise "12 hours of non-stop action at five distinct party zones, our giant foam pool and sandy ... comfort.   Deal of the week Swire Travel is selling a selection of cheap two-night Korean ski holidays, which will be available until the end of February. These include the Yong Pyong Resort ...

  9. Magazines - Faces

    Eastern promise

    Posted Jun 14th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and correct fine lines, and Red:juvenus Nutri-essence Oil to give all-day nourishment to skin. Moisturising essences and serums are also among the biggest sellers at Isa Knox, a Korean brand launched ... Japanese and Korean, some are turning to ancient knowledge for solutions to the modern woman's skincare needs. Kinka Cosmetic- from Japan's Kanazawa region, or 'marsh of gold'- ...

  10. Magazines - Money - INVESTMENT: MYANMAR

    Glittering prize

    Posted Sep 17th 2012, 12:00am by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... The establishment of an Asean Economic Community (AEC) free-trade zone in 2015 is driving regional connectivity and trade. This is a natural evolution which responds to rising complementarities between ... agricultural produce) and the import of machinery, capital goods and consumer products. However, its trade is poised for fast growth driven by FDI and a new free-trade zone in 2015. Myanmar has been ...



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