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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: ship in a bottle

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

    ... the far-flung Orient. Now historic English perfume house Penhaligon's has bottled what it imagines was the aroma of those ships as the fragrance Lothair, part of its Trade Routes Collection. ... of the last four tea clippers afloat, but was lost in 1910. Other perfumes in the Trade Routes Collection are Levantium, evoking the rum and spices found in colonial lands, and Empressa, which ...

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    City scope: Casting wide

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:14am by Violet Law

    ... no telling when Chinese trade with Kerala began but after royal explorer Zheng He died on a voyage in 1433, the Ming dynasty did not deploy anyone in his place. He was buried in the depths ...

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    City scope: An African queen

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by UFRIEDA HO

    ... There's a benefit in straddling these two worlds at a time when Beijing's horizons stretch to Africa- China, after all, is now South Africa's largest trading partner. ...

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    My life: Ester van Steekelenburg

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:32pm by SARAH LAZARUS

    ... trading port which had been designated as one of the four special economic zones. During that year, Xiamen grew more than a city in Holland might grow in a century. It was mind-boggling. ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: counter action

    Posted Aug 02nd 2014, 11:31pm by Jason Wordie

    ... as a direct result of the increase in mainland visitors? Gold and watch shops, yuan/HK dollar exchange counters and luxury brand outlets in Causeway Bay and Tsim Sha Tsui are major – and obvious ... pharmaceuticals in other jurisdictions could be purchased over the counter in these shops. After 1950, when, in the wake of the Korean war, a United Nations embargo on China trade was enforced, Hong Kong ...

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    Then & now: Lest we forget

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 11:15pm by Jason Wordie

    ... loyalties. Businesses that had long capitalised on their German connections now looked elsewhere; one long-established trading firm, still in operation, swiftly asserted its (hitherto underplayed) ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: John Weiley

    Posted Aug 09th 2014, 11:12pm by Robby Nimmo

    ... crews. Good direction makes a world of difference. As does casting. I am a director by trade and inclination, but occasionally get talked into producing films. One of those was The Earthling, ...

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    My life: Robert Joseph

    Posted Jul 12th 2014, 11:21pm by Robby Nimmo

    ... and it somehow became the world's biggest wine competition, with over 10,000 entries. The first offshore International Wine Challenge (IWC) in Hong Kong was at Vinexpo, in 1996. I ran several here, ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Ren Yanfang

    Posted Jun 29th 2014, 12:47am by RONG XIAOQING

    ... because he didn't want the county government to cover the couple of dozen yuan the medicine cost at a time when people were starving. When I told him to not work too hard and pay more ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: David Walker

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:51pm by XU DONGHUAN

    ... to establishing diplomatic and cultural relations and trading connections with Asia. It was the period in which Australians were trying to work out what they needed to do about their own image and how ...




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