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  1. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Dragons, dancing lions and a great big party

    Posted Mar 03rd 2014, 05:17am by Ernest Kao

    ... and colour. The day's events began with a festive parade spearheaded by 18 gold, red and silver lion dancers representing good fortune for the city's 18 districts. This was followed ...

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    Tong the target at Cheung Chau Bun Festival parade

    Posted May 18th 2013, 12:00am by Lo Wei and Ada Lee

    ... Lo Wei and Ada Lee Former ICAC head is mocked along with a few other political figures in the annual procession on Cheung Chau, which draws 32,000 people Tong the target at island parade A float mocking the embattled former ICAC boss was the centrepiece of yesterday's Cheung Chau Bun Festival parade. But the annual tradition of sending up political figures may have seen its ...

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    Spirit of supreme leader stuck behind enemy lines

    Posted Oct 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... LVMH and American cable network CNN. Reading the bold affirmations of national pride, the irony is not lost on viewers. "Our resolve: an earth without North Korea must be smashed," ...

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    Cheung Chau Bun Festival gets in the mood for good food

    Posted May 16th 2013, 12:00am by Christy Choi

    ... Christy Choi christy.choi@scmp.com Cheung Chau's floating parade this year breaks tradition to include 'Jamie Oliver' to promote healthy eating and the reduction of food waste Bun festival gets in mood for good food An unusual twist is in store at this year's Cheung Chau Bun Festival parade, with a little Jamie Oliver taking part in the festivities. The Piu ...

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    Fishing families strive to say 'I do' the traditional way

    Posted Jul 01st 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... such as the bride's songs, the passing of gifts and the boat-rowing parade. Wong For-kam is one of them. The 57-year-old has been painstakingly documenting the lyrics of songs the brides sing before ... and his family would row their boats over to pick up the bride. After many fisherfolk moved to the land, they came up with a boat-rowing parade, making rowing motions with paddles as they walked ...

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    Pro-Beijing forum attacks advocacy of Hong Kong's special identity

    Posted May 30th 2013, 12:00am by Ada Lee

    ... and causing a shortage of maternity beds. They are two sides of the same coin - pride and abasement. The city's leader should look at this psychological issue among Hongkongers and see how we can boost our confidence again Lawmaker Regina Ip Lau Suk-yee "They are two sides of the same coin - pride and abasement," Ip said. "The city's leader should look ...

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    Rubber duck stars at Cheung Chau Bun Festival

    Posted May 18th 2013, 12:00am by LO WEI

    ... to be a big hit, rubber ducks could be seen in the parade and on various products on sale. One stand was selling T-shirts featuring a rubber duck with a swimming cap stamped with the peace sign. ...

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    Government HQ at Admiralty gets first film role in Cold War

    Posted Oct 01st 2012, 12:00am by Clarence Tsui

    ... parade for the grand finale of their police drama. "Our producers told us we were already over budget and it was becoming very hard to accommodate the actors' schedules with ours, so we ...

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    New head of Taiwan's office in Hong Kong aims to promote island's culture

    Posted Sep 15th 2012, 12:00am by Oliver Chou

    ... such as folk parades and other local arts," the Peking opera fan said. Her first project, the "Taiwan Calling Music Festival", will feature 18 indie bands and singers from Taiwan ...

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    Artists hail Hong Kong debut at Liverpool Biennial

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 12:00am by Vivienne Chow

    ... is being exhibited alongside works from some leading artists. In the City States section, three works by artists Leung Mee-ping, Chow Chun-fai and CoLAB x SLOW take pride of place in the Hong Kong ...



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