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  1. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Designer Stella Jean wants to bring jobs to workers in Haiti and Mali

    Posted Oct 20th 2014, 10:58am by Francesca Fearon

    ... Jean has the fashion crowd flocking to her shows, and snapping up her designs. Jean's balloon skirts, with their idiosyncratic wax prints developed by artisans in Burkina Faso and Mali ... to people in places like Burkina Faso, Mali (where she creates her prints), and Haiti. People only know about Haiti from the 2010 earthquake, she says.   "Now I have the chance to show them ...

  2. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches

    Nostalgia rules at Milan Fashion Week

    Posted Sep 26th 2014, 11:14am by Francesca Fearon

    ... aesthetic of Stella Jean's mad mix of print and pattern for her big skirts (this season's key trend) in fabrics made by artisans in Burkino Faso and Mali. Yet there was a clear strike out ...

  3. Lifestyle - Books - NON-FICTION CHARMAINE CHAN

    E-books/audiobooks review: non-fiction

    Posted Feb 03rd 2013, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... Reporting, explains much that news reports about Mali have not. Why the French have begun air and ground campaigns against al-Qaeda-linked Islamist rebels in the north and how Mali, once an African model of democracy, fell "victim to an African cliché- the military coup" is explained expertly by frequent visitor to Mali Peter Chilson, whose understanding of the country adds much ...

  4. Lifestyle - Books - GEOPOLITICS

    Book review: China's Second Continent: How a Million Migrants Are Building a New Empire in Africa

    Posted May 18th 2014, 03:45pm by David Wilson

    ... Like a cross between Dr Livingstone and Naomi Klein, he visits a spectrum of countries including Mozambique and Liberia to Mali, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Zambia and Ghana. Impressively, he talks ...

  5. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - PROGRAMMES

    Conversations and Salon series added to Art Basel Hong Kong

    Posted May 15th 2014, 09:58am by BONNIE E ENGEL

    ... of the China Artists' Association newsletter Artist's Communication since 1988. The Chinese panellists include: Wu Mali, an artist from Taipei; LAM Laam Jaffa, an artist from Hong Kong; Wu ...

  6. Lifestyle - Books - POLITICS

    Book review: Democracy in Retreat

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Louise Rosario

    ... the military grabbed power in Bangladesh, Fiji, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Honduras, Madagascar, Mauritania, Mali, Niger and Thailand, among others. The middle classes, once the prime movers of democracy, ...

  7. Lifestyle - Food & Wine - WINE RATINGS SOUTHERN ITALY

    Wine Ratings: southern Italy

    Posted Oct 11th 2012, 12:00am by Sarah Wong

    ... Research has revealed that this is the same variety as zinfandel from California, and is also related to the plavac mali from Croatia. Black fruit, spicy, savoury notes. Powerful and bold with firm ...

  8. Lifestyle - Fashion & Watches - RECYCLING

    Sustainable fashion

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 12:00am by Jeanette Wang

    ... Levi's, Marks & Spencer and Nike. Working with farmers in Brazil, India, Mali and Pakistan - and soon China and Turkey - it aims to reduce the amount of water and chemicals used to grow cotton ...



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