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  1. News - Hong Kong

    Confessions of a 'hit-woman'

    Posted Mar 13th 2013, 03:16pm by Xenia Chan, Hedy Bok

    ... Xenia Chan and Hedy Bok Practice of 'villain-hitting' is a scam, admits 78-year-old who's making a living from the ritual In part one of our series on Hong Kong ... traditional Hong Kong rituals like Tin Hau worship and spirit-channeling are declining “villain-hitting” is thriving. “Da siu yan” or “hitting away petty little people” derives from folk religion ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1189836/confessions-hit-woman
  2. News - Hong Kong - TECHNOLOGY

    New HK-based 'auction' website rewards unique bids, but not necessarily the highest

    Posted Aug 28th 2014, 04:56am by Amy Nip

    ... to Hong Kong, claiming skilful bidders can buy a product- possibly a HK$5 million flat- at one per cent of its retail price. But the tempting offer comes with a note of caution from watchdogs, who ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com New 'auction' site rewards unique bids, not highest Online shoppers are likely familiar with auction websites such as eBay or Yahoo Bid, where the bidder ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1581286/new-hk-based-auction-website-rewards-unique-bids-not-necessarily
  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong's unique edge will see it flourish as an offshore renminbi hub

    Posted Feb 18th 2014, 06:19pm by Norman Chan

    ... Norman Chan Norman Chan says that, while there's no room for complacency, Hong Kong should not feel threatened by the rise of renminbi business elsewhere, given its distinct advantages as an offshore hub linked to the mainland Unique edge It was early summer, June 2003. On the flight from Hong Kong to Beijing, there were only a handful of passengers. Their faces were ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1430396/hong-kongs-unique-edge-will-see-it-flourish-offshore
  4. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Tight regulation of the broadcasting industry is not unique to Hong Kong

    Posted Dec 08th 2013, 04:58am by Regina Ip

    ... is not unique to Hong Kong. The high entry barriers in the form of substantial upfront capital investment and ongoing investment to retain talented performing artistes and sustain high TV ratings mean ... Regina Ip Regina Ip says whether here or abroad, the business of broadcasting tends to be tightly regulated for public interest reasons, which Hong Kong officials were right not to ignore ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1374641/tight-regulation-broadcasting-industry-not-unique-hong-kong
  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong's unique situation shapes our language skills

    Posted Nov 09th 2013, 03:25am

    ... the skills demanded by the job market. Given Hong Kong's unique situation, there is an ideal that we should all master English, Cantonese and Putonghua. That is a challenge for the vast majority ... SCMP Editorial Market forces and languages Knowledge of English and Putonghua does not automatically land you a good job in Hong Kong. But not knowing them inevitably bars you from ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1351303/hong-kongs-unique-situation-shapes-our-language-skills
  6. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Hong Kong should pay less attention to politics and more to family, film director says

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 03:38am by Oliver Chou

    ... Oliver Chou oliver.chou@scmp.com Oscar winner Ruby Yang says Hongkongers risk losing touch with their unique identity Time to reclaim 'basic values', director says Hong Kong risks losing touch with its unique identity amid an onslaught of consumerism and political strife, and it's time the city went back to basics, an Oscar-winning Hong Kong director has ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1590334/hong-kong-should-pay-less-attention-politics-and-more-family-film
  7. News - Hong Kong

    Taking a bite out of two worlds

    Posted Nov 09th 2013, 04:37am by Susan Jung

    ... tea at many restaurants in the city, particularly those in hotels. However, you can also have a uniquely Hong Kong type of tea: lai cha, or milk tea, is consumed by diners sitting under ... Susan Jung susan.jung@scmp.com Hong Kong was doing fusion food way before it was fashionable. The result is pork chop on spaghetti and milk tea... and a cuisine that's all our own ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1351140/taking-bite-out-two-worlds
  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Celebrating the unique spirit of Hong Kong

    Posted May 31st 2013, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... SCMP Editorial Celebrating our unique spirit For 110 years, come November, this newspaper will have been chronicling the transformation of Hong Kong from a "barren rock" and its ... those who will write the next chapter of the Hong Kong story. The Post 's 110th anniversary will be a mere footnote to that story. But it comes as the city once again stands ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1250015/celebrating-unique-spirit-hong-kong
  9. Business - Economy - BRICKS & MORTAR

    Hong Kong’s tourism policy should meet needs of visitors and residents

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 10:41am by Yvonne Liu

    ... for Hong Kong's retail property market has become a hot topic for debate amid the recent decline in retail sales and proposed changes to the scheme allowing individual mainland tourists to visit the city. Figures from the Hong Kong Tourism Board showed the growth rate in overnight visitor arrivals from the mainland declined for the third consecutive month in June. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/business/economy/article/1587688/hong-kongs-tourism-policy-should-meet-needs-visitors-and-residents
  10. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Urban planner marks Hong Kong down

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 10:36am by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Christopher DeWolf life@scmp.com There's a buzz about some Asian cities, says Peter Cookson Smith, who explores the changes in his new book. Hong Kong could do better if officials took a more bottom-up approach Drawn from experience Peter Cookson Smith has been working as an architect and urban planner in Hong Kong since 1977, but it wasn't until 10 years ago ...

    http://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/article/1590219/urban-planner-marks-hong-kong-down

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