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  1. Annual rubber-stamp fest is a kids' game, after all

    Posted Mar 16th 2010, 12:00am by David Eimer

    ... to be a member of the CPPCC, Ni justified her rubber stamp by saying: 'I love this country dearly.' Her statement highlights all that is wrong with the mainland's political system. ... for more 'authentic voices' to be heard. Until that happens, the NPC and CPPCC will never shake their reputation as rubber-stamp bodies. David Eimer is a Beijing-based journalist ...

  2. Beijing's point man ducks the iron triangle

    Posted Jun 14th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Fanny W. Y. Fung and Adrian Wan Wang Guangya appeared for a brief moment yesterday to have handed the media the story of the year. Alas, it was not to be. While going into a youth forum in Chai Wan, a reporter asked the Hong Kong and Macau affairs chief w ...

  3. Original Beijing roast duck flying to the Mandarin

    Posted Mar 11th 2011, 12:00am by Vivian Chen

    ... with Vivian Chen Now, you don't have to travel far for an original Beijing roast duck. Next month Da Dong, one of the capital's most popular roast-duck restaurants, is bringing its chefs and ducks to the Mandarin Oriental. From April 11 to 17, a team of 10, including Da Dong's executive chef Gao Xinyu (pictured), will be serving up a menu of 35 signature dishes ...

  4. Out for a duck

    Posted Aug 31st 2006, 12:00am by Paggie Leung

    ... WHEN YOU GO to Beijing, you must climb the Great Wall, visit the Forbidden City, and taste Peking roast duck. Although most tourists know of Quanjude, which has outlets in Hong Kong, there are more than 100 specialist restaurants in the capital, where Peking duck can cost from about 20 yuan to a few hundred yuan per bird. Beijing's roast duck restaurants are trying to find ...

  5. Tarred and feathered for roast duck secrets

    Posted Jan 05th 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Alice Yan The next time a group of people in Beijing gather to discuss the best way to roast a duck, they might want to make sure they're mixing with the right people. Pigeon fanciers ... activities by the groups have been declared illegal. Among the 51 organisations recently ordered closed by the Beijing Municipal Civil Affairs Bureau are the Beijing Association on Roast Duck ...

  6. Square meals

    Posted Apr 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Paul Hsu. It's easy to spot because of its colossal size. The boss of Elite Concepts has already had major success with Duck de Chine, which is located in an old factory compound in the trendy Sanlitun district. He has now opened a second Peking duck outlet, this time in a modern-day recreation of a traditional siheyuan (courtyard home) that sprawls over 40,000 sq ft. ...

  7. EYE-catching

    Posted Apr 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... beer or pizza at the scores of cafes and bars. Peking Duck Residents argue about which restaurant serves the best kao ya (roast duck). The shortlist generally comes down to Made in China at the Grand Hyatt, Dadong and Duck de Chine. Panjiayuan antiques market Indoor and outdoor sections offer everything from silk purses to ancient coins to gigantic stone statues of Chairman Mao Zedong. ...

  8. Feathered friends

    Posted Dec 15th 2003, 12:00am by Nailene Chou

    ... Nailene Chou Wiest, BEIJING Holden Caufield, in The Catcher in the Rye, asks what happens to the ducks in New York's Central Park when the pond freezes over. The grown-ups have no patience with the question. That got me thinking. Has anyone wondered what happens to the ducks in Beijing's parks now that the lakes are covered with ice? No, they do not end up on the table ...

  9. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - TASTEMAKER

    Dream work: the Buddha Machine

    Posted May 05th 2013, 12:00am by Doretta Lau

    ... of the Beijing duo FM3 stopped to have a coffee in Causeway Bay. He was in Hong Kong to source new rubber cases for the next Buddha Machine, a small device that plays music loops taken from FM3 songs. ... kind of like making espresso coffee. We take the best little bits of the songs and put it in the box. This is like the superior version of the album." The new rubber case ...

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    Discovering Beijing's off-road trails

    Posted May 13th 2013, 12:43pm by Jeanette Wang

    ... Mention Beijing and what usually comes to mind is the Forbidden City, Wangfujing Street, Great Wall, Peking duck or pollution. But it may not be long before the Chinese capital is known for its hiking and running trails.  Tina Lewis, one of Canada's top trail runners, was pleasantly surprised with what she saw at the recent North Face 100 Beijing  two weekends ago. "I ...




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