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  1. Single and satisfied, women say

    Posted Apr 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Seventy-seven per cent said they were satisfied with it, while 66 per cent found it insulting to be labelled a 'leftover woman'. Another poll asked single women over 25 why they had never married. Forty per cent said they had not found Mr Right; 10 per cent said either they did not have confidence in marriage or had high standards in men; and 4 per cent said they did not know how ...

  2. Rules of engagement for a modern woman

    Posted Apr 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... 700,000 to 800,000 single women with an average age of 40. Government statistics show that the median age at marriage of Hong Kong women who were married for the first time rose from 23.9 years in 1981 to 28.7 in 2010, while the proportion of 'never married' Hong Kong women rose 61.3per cent from 1986 to 2010, while that of men grew by only 16.2per cent. While the show may have ...

  3. Husband hunt takes on giant dimensions

    Posted Oct 19th 2004, 12:00am by Nick Squires

    ... appearance'. He must also be under 45, preferably a businessman or professional, and a teetotal non-smoker. The 40-year-old civil engineering researcher, who has never married, decided to pay for the ad after finding it hard to meet suitable men. Like thousands of Sydney women looking for love, she found that most of the men she met through work or friends were either married or gay ...

  4. The Jane Austen Book Club

    Posted Feb 27th 2005, 12:00am by Diana McPartlin

    ... Jocelyn, is in her 50s and has never married. Sylvia, her best friend from childhood, has learned that her husband is leaving her. Sylvia's lesbian daughter, Allegra, has just suffered a break-up. Prudie, a French teacher, is unhappily married. Bernadette, 67, has had multiple husbands. Grigg is in his early 40s (and surely in need of a wife, the women believe). Fowler is hilarious ...

  5. The Internet Cafe

    Posted Apr 13th 2006, 12:00am by Kevin Kwong

    ... a husband, from America and so on,' the street performance artist says. 'The couple would have corresponded through cyberspace, but never met until they get married.' Mok says ... the real-life experiences of e-mail-order brides. According to Augustine Mok of the Asian People's Theatre, there used to be a time when women, usually from poor countries, contacted men (who ...

  6. Billy Bob hates it, but won't quit the day job

    Posted Oct 12th 2008, 12:00am by Kavita Daswani

    ... there on the road.' And, of course, another upside of the touring and performing are the groupies. While Thornton says he will never marry again, he doesn't hide his love of women. 'I like all ... infuses with wit and eccentricity. He is a devoted musician, preferring to turn down a plum movie part in favour of touring, recording and performing. He's been married five times, has ...

  7. Bill's still a lady killer

    Posted Jul 05th 2005, 12:00am by Flora Wu

    ... 'Then there are those that follow me for blocks, keeping a certain distance, but never talk to me. If only they knew what a sensible guy I am.' Shek is filming a TVB drama series set ... is a bit insecure but she knew what she was getting into when she married me,' says Shek. 'She's not an actress, but she understands that the love scenes are just acting- though she ...

  8. The double life of Juliette

    Posted Jul 06th 2006, 12:00am by Helen Barlow

    ... has never married. She has two children, 12-year-old Raphael from a brief relationship with a professional scuba diver, and six-year-old Hanna with Benoit Magimel, who was her co-star ... it was to film sex scenes with Jeremy Irons. She was so outraged when she saw the film that she vowed never again to make a movie with so little to say. 'You never really learn how to choose, you ...

  9. Leader of the flak

    Posted Mar 05th 2006, 12:00am by Yenni Kwok

    ... Parasite), she says she will never tie the knot with anybody. 'Women don't have to marry to be happy,' she says. Although she no longer works as a curator at Teater Utan Kayu, ... had it that the real author was her mentor and friend, the male poet Goenawan Mohamad. For Ayu, a feminist, the accusation was annoying. 'I never feel I should answer it,' she says. ...

  10. Nu order

    Posted Dec 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Natasha Rogai

    ... forced to marry somebody, how they had these friendships between women but were then forced to separate and would never see each other again. There will be a sort of marriage scene.' ... without men being able to read what they wrote. Some characters of the script are related to Chinese, others are quite different. When a woman married, her female relatives and friends would ...




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