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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: let's hear it for the Chans

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:37am by Jason Wordie

    ... Why are hard-core heritage fans denying hard-working Hongkongers the chance to sell up and retire in peace, asks Jason Wordie Let's hear it for the Chans Every other month, it seems, wellintentioned “heritage activists” bewail another long-established shop’s closure; further evidence, they claim, that Hong Kong’s “collective identity” is under threat. While the passing of a popular ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: take no prisoner

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am by Wee Kek Koon

    ... individuals had usually sold themselves because of debt and poverty. Slavery in China continued in various guises for more than 2,000 years. It was only in the 20th century that slavery was formally ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:37am

    ... Ishiguro … The Japanese-born British writer – one of the most celebrated contemporary fiction authors of the English-speaking world – has not allowed fame get to his head. “I don’t understand ...

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    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:37am by ATLANTIC

    ... the world is against you but it’s just the cosmos showing you there is another way. Capricorn (Dec 22- Jan 20) You’ll be on impressive form this week. You’ll make a good impression on almost ...

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    So near yet so feared: why playing it safe doesn't pay

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:37am by cecilie gamst berg

    ... of their passports, including S and R. Having travelled extensively in China for 25 years, I can safely say all the mainland hotels I have ever stayed in have had one thing in common: the staff never take ...

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    My life: Jahja Ling

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 12:36am by Oliver Chou

    ... parents are Indonesian Chinese, originally from Fujian province. In 1946, while my father was a civil servant with the Dutch administration, they took in a lady from Wuhan, in central China. Li ... decade. Last October, we made our debut at Carnegie Hall, in New York. After that we went on our historic tour of China. It was a truly memorable experience to perform at Yantai, Shandong ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm

    ... in the free-market reforms that opened China to the world. In 1984, he was hosted as a guest at the White House, part of efforts to improve relations with China by United States president Ronald Reagan ... troops to Afghanistan and Iraq. Bush advocated China’s entry to the World Trade Organisation but he didn’t seem to mind offending Beijing, either. In 2007, he presented the US Congressional Gold ...

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    My life: Robert Bickers

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:17pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... Stuart Heaver The China historian and author tells Stuart Heaver how Hong Kong coloured his young self and put him on an Easterly path Robert Bickers T HE LIGHT GOES ON I am obsessed ... a Light on Me, based on research at the Second Historical Archives of China, in Nanjing, where they have 60,000 documents from the Maritime Customs. The lighthouse project in China was massive ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: pulling the plug

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... patriarch can only be read in the most literal sense. Many literalist readers of the Bible like to point to the prevalence of flood myths in many cultures around the world as "proof" ... at war and in defeat, the water god headbutted Mount Buzhou, the pillar of the world, which caused the sky to collapse. Water from the River of Heaven poured through the broken sky, inundating ...

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    Rant: bad gelato: on thin ice

    Posted Apr 12th 2014, 11:18pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman On thin ice In late 2012, two Italian brothers who had made their fortune in the gelato business established what must be, for the sweet-toothed, one of the world's most noble causes- the Carpigiani Foundation. The mission of their august body is "to promote gelato culture throughout the world". The group set up a €1.5 million (HK$16 ...




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