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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: ports in a storm

    Posted Dec 09th 2012, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie Refugees arriving in this part of the world have not always been welcome, writes Jason Wordie Ports in a storm Hong Kong's refugee population appears in the news intermittently, generally when an application for leave to remain is denied, or when asylum-seekers encounter legal trouble of some kind. Refugees come here from all over the world, but increasing numbers ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Up against the wall

    Posted May 24th 2014, 11:03pm by Kit Gillet

    ... services officer for Askar, one of the West Bank's 19 refugee camps. The camps house some of the hundreds of thousands of Palestinians forced from their land following the creation ... the roughly 360 sq km territory to a large, well-guarded prison). In the tightly packed alleyways of the Balata refugee camp, where unemployment runs at almost 50 per cent, young men hang out ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am

    ... siblings, the late German-Jewish refugees Helga and Irene Bejach, who were adopted by the Attenboroughs after their family were killed by the Nazis. In 1988, Richard took part in Freedomfest, ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - FOOD

    Book: Hidden Kitchens of Sri Lanka

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 11:08pm by Susan Jung

    ... leaves) with inmates at Monaragala Prison; milk toffee with a snack maker; and crab curry and idlis (steamed savoury cakes) with a woman who survived a tsunami, bombs and refugee camps, and lost ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine

    A fight to the Finnish: a Chinese politician in Helsinki

    Posted May 03rd 2014, 11:08pm by JOHAN NYLANDER

    ... unemployment rate among foreigners," she says. "If a person is a refugee, native or immigrant it shouldn't matter. What we need is a structure in society that encourages people to work ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - DESIGN

    Life in the raw: updating a tong lau apartment

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 11:07pm by Jane Steer

    ... vernacular that speaks fluently of the city's refugee past. And it's disappearing. Fast. It's easy to mourn the passing of the city's older, grittier quarters from the comfort ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine

    The Lone Flag: Macau's WWII British consul

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm by HKU PRESS

    ... to 9,000 British subjects who had become refugees from occupied Hong Kong. Reeves' posting in Macau came to an end in 1946, and he was then assigned to a job in Rome, where he wrote a memoir ... to the public, in the book The Lone Flag. Here we present the chapter titled "The Situation", wherein Reeves describes the situation in Macau ahead of an influx of refugees that would swell ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Olivia Chow says immigrant past made her stronger, as she enters race to be Mayor of Toronto

    Posted Apr 26th 2014, 11:08pm

    ... at WoodGreen Community Services, with Vietnamese refugees and Chinese immigrants. It was around this time that Chow met Dr Joseph Wong Yu-kai. Also from Hong Kong, he had studied medicine in New York ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Art house: Roar of the People looks at wartime life in Hong Kong

    Posted Feb 12th 2014, 11:26pm by Paul Fonoroff

    ... with an underlying message- easily embraceable by Communists and Nationalists alike- that it is everyone's duty to fight collaborationists. Its chief espouser is a Guangdong refugee (Cheung Ying) who ...

  10. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Best in show: highlights of the Hong Kong International Film Festival

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 11:19pm by YVONNE TEH

    ... is an 11- y ear-old Chechen refugee on the outskirts of Vienna. A cruel story of youth, it has a documentary feel. It’s unsentimental, and ultimately moving. The Turning: With a stellar cast ...




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