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  1. News - Hong Kong - SOCIETY

    Breaking taboo on assets chat could help elderly

    Posted Feb 01st 2013, 12:00am by Jennifer Ngo

    ... Jennifer Ngo jennifer.ngo@scmp.com Taboo assets chat could help elderly Talking about financial arrangements for elderly relatives is often as taboo as discussing death. This partly ... on finances were taboo between children and their elderly parents. "For some … talking about a will is like wishing that someone would die soon," said Ong. But the problem could ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Tiananmen won't be taboo at new CUHK-Shenzhen campus, says president

    Posted Feb 07th 2014, 04:46am by Johnny Tam

    ... Johnny Tam johnny.tam@scmp.com University president vows to defend academic freedom at joint venture involving CUHK Tiananmen 'won't be taboo' at new Shenzhen campus Academic discussion of the Tiananmen Square crackdown in 1989 will not be taboo at the soon-to-open Shenzhen branch of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, the institution's president said ...

  3. News - Asia - NUCLEAR ENERGY

    Japanese director breaks industry taboo with crowd-funded nuclear drama

    Posted Jan 03rd 2014, 06:10pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Tokyo Getting no support from studios for "The House of Rising Sun", Takafumi turns to the public for help in getting his story told Japanese film director Takafumi Ota had a problem. He needed studio financing for a film ...

  4. Straight

    Posted May 29th 2005, 12:00am by Alex Price

    ... trumpet. The chunk of the book devoted to his musical, Taboo, is irrigated by a stream of friends and colleagues saying, 'I thought your songs were wonderful.' The praise would have been ...

  5. Taboo or not taboo

    Posted Jan 02nd 2007, 12:00am by Katie Lau

    ... such as Watson's indicates that adult toys are beginning to enter the public domain, and that's a good sign, Ng says. 'It's vital for sex-toy shops to overcome the taboo and build a positive ...

  6. Taboo or not taboo?

    Posted Jul 25th 2003, 12:00am by David Watkins

    ... IT WOULD SEEM that you can 'sex up' anything these days. The phrase has boldly entrenched itself into our vernacular following the recent political scandals in Britain, and can now be liberally applied to anything from government dossiers to shi ...

  7. Lifestyle - Family & Education

    Stage plays break taboos to encourage students to talk about their problems

    Posted Oct 01st 2013, 12:00am by Mary Kavanagh

    ... and director of the Hong Kong Youth Arts Foundation, which provides art experiences for young people free of charge. Drama helps "break taboos, it gets people talking. It makes issues that maybe ...

  8. News - World - INTERNET

    Host's tweets from mother's deathbed challenge a taboo

    Posted Aug 03rd 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Washington Broadcaster's emotional messages divide US, where dying process is usually a private affair Host's tweets from mother's deathbed challenge a taboo US public radio personality Scott Simon has challenged a great American taboo by tweeting from the deathbed of his 84-year-old mother. Conventional wisdom in the United States holds ...

  9. Black Eyed Peas rapper in town for a quick sneak peek

    Posted Jan 07th 2010, 12:00am by Andrew Sun, Vivian Chen

    ... with Andrew Sun. Additional reporting by Clara Mak and Vivian Chen. Black Eyed Peas rapper Taboo (Jaime Luis Gomez) made a surprise visit to Hong Kong on Tuesday night. Apparently, he's joined the list of hip hop guys with their own line of sneakers. Collaborating with New York footwear brand Jump, he f?ted his Taboo X Jump shoe with a VIP bash at Roxie, a club on Ice ...

  10. News - China - CASE NOTES

    China's constitution appears headed for the growing list of taboo topics

    Posted Jun 06th 2013, 12:00am by Ng Tze Wei

    ... Despite Xi Jinping's fine words about China's Dream, a series of developments since then have reminded us not to get too excited In his recently published memoir, exiled former senior official Chen Yizi, a key government economic adviser in 1989 ...




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