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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: planners not all at sea

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:46pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie Hong Kong's pre-war strategists had good reason to believe threats to the colony would come from enemy navies, writes Jason Wordie Planners not all at sea The most widely repeated slanders about British defence planning for Hong Kong and Singapore in the years before the second world war generally end with the line "and the guns all pointed out to sea ...

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    Then & now: telling tales

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:12pm by Jason Wordie

    ... remain; Hong Kong is small, with a limited urban history (only 170 years or so) and a pre-urban past not greatly dissimilar to that of its surrounding hinterland. These factors pose ongoing ...

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    City scope: All at sea

    Posted Jan 11th 2014, 10:48pm by Nick Walker

    ... Nick Walker in Phuket Nick Walker in Phuket All at sea Phuket's is now the most used foreign airport by mainland Chinese, according to TripAdvisor. On any given day, 5,000 to 6,000 ... tight-lipped on the matter. What is clearer is that there are roughly five times as many "near-misses"- about 60 mainland tourists had to be rescued from the sea last year by lifeguards ...

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    My life: Arthur de Villepin

    Posted Mar 08th 2014, 11:31pm by Shirley Lau

    ... from all walks of life. It was nothing like Paris, a tiny society full of people in urban businesses. FRIENDS IN DEED I became aware at a young age that politics is a cruel world. In our ...

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    Then & now: protected airspace

    Posted Feb 15th 2014, 10:59pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Airways was a massive improvement on the fastest sea passages, which took at least a month to reach Europe. Interestingly, "domestic" China aviation was relatively open at this time; ...

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    Something new: romantic fare for sake lovers

    Posted Feb 08th 2014, 10:46pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... won several awards, including Hong Kong Tatler 's best new restaurant for 2014. Its signature half uni (sea urchin) topped with minced tuna and salmon roe (right) was rated by Hong Kong ...

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    Then & now: ship shape

    Posted Jan 18th 2014, 10:41pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie Hong Kong's maritime industry has undergone sea changes in line with the city's ever-evolving economic landscape, writes Jason Wordie Ship shape As one of the world's major seaports, contemporary Hong Kong retains enduring connections with its maritime origins. The newly opened cruise-ship terminal on the old Kai Tak airport runway, designed to tap ...

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    Something new: Sai Wan rings the changes

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:28pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... of both a grass-roots organisation promoting heritage in the district and a competition that invites urban designers to look 20 years into the future and share their vision with the public of what the place will look like then. The organisers hope to "spark further public discussion [on] urban planning choices being made today, and advocate for responsible and sustainable ...

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    My life: Joanna Chan

    Posted Jan 04th 2014, 10:11pm by Oliver Chou

    ... in New York (Four Seas Players and the Yangtze Repertory Theatre of America) and Hong Kong. No one believed I was also an artist, who are generally believed, though erroneously, to be not so ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Dec 21st 2013, 10:44pm

    ... icon and notorious stoner Willie Nelson … The octogenarian crooner recently pulled the plug on a concert scheduled to take place at SeaWorld due to “the unfair treatment of animals” at the Florida theme park. Nelson, a long-time animal-rights activist, announced the cancellation after SeaWorld’s practice of keeping orca whales in captivity was brought to light in the documentary ...




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