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  1. Identity crisis

    Posted Jan 08th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Lo

    ... with Alex Lo Energy giant British Petroleum must have paid big bucks to come up with its intriguing Chinese name. A friend sent me this business card from someone who works there. 'I met a friend who works for BP Hong Kong. When I browsed through his ...

  2. Cultural experience

    Posted Dec 24th 2011, 12:00am

    ... One of the best ways for expatriates in Hong Kong to experience Chinese culture is through learning Cantonese. Being able to interact with local people in their language provides an opportunity to build relationships that can enrich foreigners' exper ...

  3. Hi-tech help for learning English

    Posted Apr 12th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Zuleika Sedgley A Chinese University professor has developed software that takes a tradition that is synonymous with Swiss finishing schools into the 21st century. Professor Helen Meng Mei-ling and research associates have created an internet-based comput ...

  4. English as a working language

    Posted Mar 03rd 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... C. K. Lau What if we learned from Singapore? This is the question that often comes up in discussions about Hong Kong's allegedly declining English standards. It is often asked by foreigners who are impressed that the Chinese they meet in Singapore sp ...

  5. How minorities could contribute

    Posted Jan 02nd 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I read with interest the letter headlined 'Police build up community ties' (December 22) in response to my letter headlined 'Recruit the minorities' (December 3). While building up strong community relationships is very laudable, it ha ...



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