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  1. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    'Hipster' Clockenflap strikes chord with Hong Kong youth who hunger for freedom and change

    Posted Nov 28th 2014, 06:05am by SARAH KARACS

    ... Cambodian-pop-inspired band Dengue Fever; Baltimore's bespectacled electronic DJ Dan Deacon; and Hong Kong "mathsfolk" group GJCDS, who use startlingly unfamiliar song structures and disorientating Cantonese-English lyrics. "Alternative scenes are growing across all genres in Hong Kong" Clockenflap music director Justin Sweeting said. The festival has gone from strength ...

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    Star Wars princess a beacon for needy kids as Carrie Fisher visits Hong Kong

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 04:37am by STEVE DUNTHORNE

    ... Carrie Fisher took time out to visit Hong Kong and use her star power to bring some light to the lives of Asia's poorest children. The actress, best known as Princess Leia in the Star Wars films, was guest of honour at last night's The Hub charity ball, raising money for children across Asia. Beneficiaries included The Hub Hong Kong, which supports education in Sham Shui Po, ...

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    Local group empowers Pakistani women through photography

    Posted Nov 24th 2014, 06:39am by SARAH KARACS

    ... the Hong Kong-based team- which has grown to 25 volunteers- has reached out to 150 women, providing workshops to Pakistanis who might struggle to express and assert themselves in a country where ... the earnings back to the photographers. The project aims to equip 200 women with cameras in the next three years- including domestic workers in Hong Kong- and launch a centre in Pakistan where women ...

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    Freespace fair in West Kowloon lets audience join in on the action

    Posted Nov 23rd 2014, 07:18am by ALICE WOODHOUSE

    ... Three giant "seagulls" marauded through picnickers, stealing tissues and snaffling food at the West Kowloon waterfront promenade, but rather than a pest issue, it was a performance. ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Hongkongers hungrier than ever for Korean cuisine thanks to TV show

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 04:36am by Emily Tsang and Amy Nip

    ... falls in love with an actress. "Hong Kong is a very important market to South Korea," Korea Agro-Fisheries and Food Trade Corporation director general Baek Jin-seok said. "It ... per cent. Baek said Hong Kong was the biggest export market for fresh Korean strawberries, alongside Singapore. This is the second year that the K-Food fair has been held in Hong Kong. Seven ...

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    Kai Tak transport woes make it a whine festival

    Posted Nov 03rd 2014, 06:13am by ELIZABETH CHEUNG

    ... and there was a bus to Ngau Tau Kok and minibus to Kowloon Bay. Exhibitor Tomy Fong, of Hong Kong Royal Wine, said sales of his plum wine were similar to last year's, but getting to the venue ... because of the Occupy protests. Some 180,000 visitors had passed through the gates by last night- beating the total of 140,000 for the event last year, the Tourism Board said. But distributor Bill ...

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    Colonial official's Chinese cultural treasures up for auction in England

    Posted Nov 10th 2014, 06:46am by Vivienne Chow, Gary Cheung

    ... Vivienne Chow and Gary Cheung Cultural treasures collected by John Walden, who was a member of the Hong Kong administration for almost 30 years, go up for auction in UK Colonial official ... in Britain. "My father started collecting as soon as he arrived in Hong Kong in 1951," said Walden's son Robin. "He was an obsessive collector with a great eye for beauty." He ...

  8. News - Asia - CULTURE

    Chinese cartoonist Wang Liming stays in Japan amid fears for safety

    Posted Nov 06th 2014, 09:55pm by KYODO

    ... to a midnight raid by authorities after drawing cartoons on issues such as the territorial disputes between Japan and China, and the pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong. After one period of police ...

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    My Melody to take centre stage in HK$10 million exhibition

    Posted Nov 06th 2014, 03:53am by Amy Nip

    ... My Melody is to feature in a solo HK$10 million exhibition- after beating Hello Kitty to be named the most popular character made by Japanese company Sanrio. ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Scrolls exhibit shines light on ancient links

    Posted Nov 04th 2014, 04:59am by ELIZABETH CHEUNG

    ... Elizabeth Cheung elizabeth.cheung@scmp.com Hong Kong was picked as the venue of the Dead Sea artefacts exhibition, which opens today, because of its cultural diversity Scrolls exhibit ... say. And Hong Kong is the venue of choice because of the city's diverse cultures, according to James Snyder, director of the Israel Museum in Jerusalem. "Being in Hong Kong, it's ...




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