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  1. L'Hotel du Petit Moulin

    Posted May 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Jennifer Joan Lee

    ... as 'foetal-style refuges'. Vestiges of the 17th century include a natural wooden staircase offset by white, pebble-dashed walls. Tell us more. Lacroix's penchant for mixing eras and styles in his ... Inn!' So the rooms must be beyond luxe? In tribute to the paradoxes of the Marais- the quarter houses everything from contemporary art to vintage fashion, from ancient maisons particuliers ...

  2. 'White House' deemed right house for Donald

    Posted Jul 04th 2005, 12:00am by Patsy Moy

    ... first open day since Donald Tsang Yam-kuen's rise to the top. The mansion was described as 'the White House of Hong Kong', with visitors saying it made an ideal and auspicious ... described Government House as 'the White House of Hong Kong' and said it should remain as the residence for future heads of Hong Kong. The expatriate, who has lived in Hong Kong for 17 ...

  3. White House dean gets back to business

    Posted Apr 11th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... campaign trail followed by two more in the White House as chairman of the president's council of economic advisers. That suggested a workable interview strategy: breeze through a few questions ... schools, he admits. 'One of the things that struck me when I was in the White House [was that] when you saw these major scandals you didn't see any of the top business schools or business ...

  4. Welcome to the white side

    Posted Oct 06th 2005, 12:00am by Alan Warboys

    ... of hard house Lisa Lashes as master of ceremonies. 'The Montreal party is the best,' says Hong Kong promoter Trajan Maxiam, a White Ball veteran from Canada. 'They party from 9pm ... plenty of flesh flashed. The event has helped establish Montreal on the international club scene. Hong Kong's first White Ball at Grappas in Jardine House's basement will obviously ...

  5. Judge to petition Tsang on man's life term

    Posted Aug 20th 2005, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... father out of the house using a story about a late-night job interview in Wah Shan village and Cheung would follow with a long-bladed knife Leung had bought four days earlier, ...

  6. Petite power

    Posted Oct 22nd 2005, 12:00am by Julian Ryall

    ... it is essentially a belt of white material that is wound around the waist and up between the buttocks. For women, the dress code is necessarily more conservative, with most competitors wearing ...

  7. Beijing's white paper on rights dismissed

    Posted Apr 14th 2005, 12:00am by Josephine Ma

    ... situation has improved in an annual white paper on the issue- this time citing its booming economy and efforts to reduce taxes on farmers as evidence. The State Council's report, entitled ... and Rights, said he was taken from the group's Beijing offices and questioned for several hours about his work. The group has been documenting human rights issues and large petition movements ...

  8. Courts may be shielded from petitions

    Posted Jan 08th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... David Fang Beijing plans to exclude grievances against courts from its petition system, in what critics say is a regressive move. The change is one of several proposed amendments to the petition law, being drawn up as part of the central government's bid to reform the complaints system. The reform had prompted hopes of a more transparent approach to the easing of tensions ...

  9. Thunder but no lightning in land of the long white cloud

    Posted Sep 21st 2005, 12:00am by Peta Tomlinson

    ... Reports by Peta Tomlinson HAS NEW ZEALAND, the land of the long white cloud, of clean, green living, and some of the best-performing property investment yields in the region, lost its allure? That is the question some observers are asking since watching migration figures all from 40,000 in 2003 to 7,000 this year. It does seem puzzling. Unlike Australia, New Zealand house ...

  10. White beards are not just for Santa, you know

    Posted Dec 15th 2005, 12:00am by Andrew Sun

    ... restaurants open-house with a long white beard. Everyone assumed he was pretending to be Santa but he explained it's actually for a TVB drama early next year. Nelsson will play the Russian ...




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