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  1. Lifestyle - Books - FAMILY

    Book review: Parenting Without Borders, by Christine Gross-Loh

    Posted Jun 16th 2013, 12:00am by Tessa Chan

    ... Tessa Chan Parenting Without Borders by Christine Gross-Loh Avery Each country has its own firm beliefs about child rearing- and anyone who has married into a different culture will know that these differences can be a frequent source of conflict between parents and their respective in-laws. Author Christine Gross-Loh grew up in America in a Korean immigrant family. She married a Jewish-American ...

  2. Lifestyle - Books - PARENTING

    Book review: Raising Girls, by Steve Biddulph

    Posted Feb 24th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... him into an international parenting guru. Raising Girls is a response to what Biddulph identifies as a "sudden and marked plunge in girls' mental health" over the past five ... always been gently antisexist. It's incredibly refreshing to see what is essentially a feminist and anti-corporate call to arms in a populist parenting manual. Biddulph is infuriated by Lego ...

  3. Lifestyle - Family & Education - PARENTING

    ‘Eagle Dad’ renews debate on strict parenting

    Posted Aug 30th 2012, 04:34pm by Reuters in Qingdao

    ... Reuters in Qingdao “Tiger mother” became a buzzword last year for tough love and parenting in the United States, but in recent months across the Pacific a Chinese “Eagle Dad” has sparked ... for forcing his son to sail a dinghy single-handed. Some said his parenting style risked leaving lasting scars. Last year, the book Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother by Chinese American Amy Chua ...

  4. Life as a slave

    Posted Aug 15th 2010, 12:00am by Antonella Gambotto-burke

    ... Fittingly, success has not affected his pastoral unworldliness. The publication of his latest book, The Idle Parent: Why Less Means More, released earlier this year, bestowed no urban sparkle. He ... motherhood. She liked us from the ages of about four onwards; she doesn't like babies. Some women are like that. Our parents' generation was quite solipsistic, I think. It was the Me Decade. ...

  5. Baby mix-up inquiry points to 3 staff

    Posted Aug 18th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... the incident on Sunday, the hospital had assured the parents that their privacy would be protected. He had 'zero tolerance' for such blunders and would do his best to prevent similar cases. The four parents were still distressed and were receiving psychological counselling, Dr Hung said. The hospital had apologised to them but they had not yet talked about the issue of compensation. ...

  6. Business - Commodities - ACQUISITIONS

    China Shenhua Energy to acquire plants from parent

    Posted Aug 25th 2014, 03:32pm by Eric Ng

    ... to acquire from its parent company 3,500 megawatts of "near-zero emission" coal-fired power plants as part of a five-year asset acquisition programme. The plan, to be funded by a share sale ... of a five-year plan for Shenhua to buy 14 assets from its parent company, spanning coal mining, power generation and coal-to-oil and coal-to-chemical projects. Shenhua on Sunday reported a 10 per cent ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - COURTS

    Prosecutor accuses man in parent-stabbing case of 'fake split personality'

    Posted Aug 22nd 2014, 03:32pm by JULIE CHU

    ... Julie Chu julie.chu@scmp.com Murder accused 'faked split personalities' A man who claimed that a split identity drove him to make up a plan to kill his parents did not suffer ... that Foxylei911 had made up a plan to kill him and his parents because the parents were malevolent agents from a world called Marrowind, the court heard. Foxylei911 was the leader of an organisation from ...

  8. News - China - ONE-CHILD POLICY

    Beijing proposes insurance for ageing parents to cover death of only child

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 04:36pm by LAURA ZHOU

    ... Laura Zhou laura.zhou@scmp.com Government considering alternative compensation scheme for parents who lose their support in old age Beijing has proposed an insurance system for parents who ... and family planning commission, said on Thursday that an early plan was for a government-owned fund to invest in insurance for these grieving parents, The Beijing News reported. In China, where ...

  9. Business - Companies - ACQUISITION

    Acquisition of assets from parent boosts insurer China Taiping’s profit

    Posted Aug 21st 2014, 03:47pm by Kwong Man-ki

    ... business increased following the acquisition of assets from its parent. Net profit for the six-month period rose to HK$1.93 billion from HK$692 million in the same period last year, the company ... an additional 25.05 per cent interest in Taiping Life from parent China Taiping Insurance Group late last year, with its shareholding increasing to 75.1 per cent. It also acquired its parent’s 38.79 per ...

  10. News - World - AVIATION

    Parents of teenage Asiana crash victim sue San Francisco officials over ‘wrongful death’

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 06:04pm by Erin Hale

    ... Erin Hale erin.hale@scmp.com Parents allege the responders left Chinese teen in danger, in a federal case that may strip rescuers of their immunity from liability The parents of Ye ... California state law. Ye Mengyuan’s death certificate says she died of “multiple blunt injuries”, but there is disagreement as to how she sustained them. Her parents, Gan Ye and Xiao Yun Zheng, said ...




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