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  1. News - China - CULTURE

    Building craze 'stops at officials'

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 04:37am by Andrea Chen

    ... Building craze 'stops at officials' City leaders are propelling the construction wave of landmark buildings on the mainland, choosing designs that convey an image of prosperity and power, ... architecture". Over the past decade, the mainland has become one of the most receptive markets for ambitious design projects. Unlike in the West, where building plans can get tied down in committee ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Time for a new chapter in Hong Kong, says author

    Posted Oct 17th 2014, 04:05am by Staff Reporter

    ... terms." Chan used a metaphor to illustrate the different storylines of the mainland and Taiwan. "A mainlander offers $10,000 for anyone in Taiwan to give up going on Facebook. But no one from the young generation would take it," he said. "That shows their very different values, with the mainland still revering money and power whereas Taiwan has gone beyond that." Chan, who ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Students and masters capture force behind martial arts- in 3D

    Posted Oct 06th 2014, 05:31am by Vivienne Chow

    ... turmoil on the mainland," he said. Important martial arts practitioners, such as wing chun master Ip Man, moved to and settled in the former British colony. These masters brought with them ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Speaking up for Cantonese, a tongue in peril

    Posted Oct 03rd 2014, 02:33am by Vivienne Chow

    ... "Cantonese distinguishes Hong Kong from the mainland. It is one highly visible symbol of all the things that make Hong Kong special and unique in relation to the mainland- and there are many people ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Milk tea queen of the cha chaan teng dynasty

    Posted Sep 30th 2014, 04:06am by Denise Tsang

    ... it is," Mok reasoned. "My dream is that one day the technique is recognised on a national level around the mainland, and worldwide," she said. She added that Hong Kong's milk tea ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    A trip down memory lane in Hong Kong's classic cars

    Posted Sep 27th 2014, 04:03am by SARAH KARACS

    ... resonance" of vintage cars. "Hong Kong isn't like [the mainland]," he says. "There was no Cultural Revolution here; these old cars are part of the city's history." ... their money. But rules on the mainland that keep old cars off the road make it hard for the trend to flourish there. In Hong Kong, classic cars are increasingly becoming symbols of prestige and wealth. ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Musical feast that's sure to be in tune with the times

    Posted Sep 27th 2014, 04:21am by Oliver Chou

    ... Oliver Chou oliver.chou@scmp.com Three-day festival should be 'a nice escape' from city's tense political atmosphere, cellist says Musical feast that's sure to be in tune with the times When it comes to strained Hong Kong-mainland relations, music may not be able to "soothe the savage breast", as the 18th-century poet William Congreve put it, ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Freedom helps Sundance shine

    Posted Sep 20th 2014, 04:37am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Vivienne Chow vivienne.chow@scmp.com HK ideal for Asian edition, say directors of independent film festival Freedom helps Sundance shine Mainland China may have huge potential for making ... first Asian mini-festival, the event's directors said independent voices on the mainland deserved respect, but that censorship was a barrier to artistic growth- put in focus by last ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Japanese curator warns Hong Kong: don't turn into a 'cultural Galapagos'

    Posted Sep 22nd 2014, 06:32am by Vivienne Chow

    ... debate and fear of mainland China's growing influence. "You must give them chances to go abroad and connect with the international circuit of the art world," he said. "The ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    The curds and the way: Why tofu pudding is part of our cultural heritage

    Posted Sep 09th 2014, 02:12am by Jessie Lau

    ... Cheng. She says the restaurant serves more than 100 customers every day, and draws tourists, local residents, or cyclists enjoying the Sheung Shui countryside. Peter Tam Ka-tsun, 19, is one ...




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