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  1. Dreamers set off to see the worldpearl river delta

    Posted Oct 11th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Chen Danwen 'It's definitely worth taking a gap year to think about what you want from life and get to know yourself better,' says Xu Yating, who decided to postpone her university studies by a year to travel around the world. 'I don&# ...

  2. A crystal Yangtze

    Posted Jun 06th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clara Mak Swarovski recently held a charity gala dinner at the Four Seasons Hotel's grand ballroom to celebrate the success of its 'Living Yangtze' water-management project on the river. The company also donated some of the night's proceeds to rebuilding schools in quake-ravaged Sichuan province. Singer-actor Aaron Kwok Fu-shing donated a crystal-encrusted T-shirt ...

  3. Live wire

    Posted Apr 18th 2010, 12:00am by Mark Footer

    ... Mark Footer Here's a question for any parents of a three-year-old girl who may be reading this: how many times has your daughter looked up at you and said, 'Mummy, Daddy, I want to balance on a high wire above a pit of ravenous Siberian tigers&# ...

  4. e-pal: china

    Posted Aug 19th 2008, 12:00am by Sunny Tse

    ... Compiled by Sunny Tse Connecting with teens around the world Name Xu Chao Age 20 City Shanghai Name of university Shanghai Jiao Tong University Star sign Pisces China is such a vast country and has such a huge population, it is difficult to describe. For ...

  5. Lake bridge would be longest yet

    Posted Sep 13th 2003, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The eastern city of Huzhou is planning to build a 6 billion yuan (HK$5.6 billion) bridge stretching 68km across scenic Tai Lake to improve transport links in the Yangtze River Delta, a newspaper reported. If the project is approved by the central government, the bridge would be the world's longest. According to Guinness World Records, the current record holder is the 38km ...

  6. An Operatic Legacy- Sowcase of Kunqu Opera Classic Excerpts

    Posted Jun 05th 2011, 12:00am

    ... from: Invocation to the Gods (from Returning the Gold Bangle), Writing a Poem (from The Soup that Cures Jealousy), At Nanpu River (from The Story of the Lute), Storming the Chamber (from The Palace of Eternal Life) and Seeking Shelter for His Son (from The Beauty Washing Silk by the River), Jun 11, 7.30pm; and Inscribing on the Fan (from The Peach Blossom Fan), Finding the Rat ...

  7. Leung and Lau snap up lakeside home

    Posted Dec 05th 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Clara Mak Tony Leung Chiu-wai and Carina Lau Ka-ling have added another luxurious house to their long list of properties. The celebrity couple (below) recently bought a new home in Lau's hometown of Suzhou. The three-storey property is situated by La ...

  8. 20 leaders to witness opening ceremony

    Posted Apr 30th 2010, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... of other state leaders. Hong Kong Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, who has been touring the Yangtze River Delta since Monday, will also be attending. ... The city is expected to kick off the six-month fair with a gala performance ending in a massive fireworks display over the Huangpu River. Details about tonight's opening ceremony have been ...

  9. Blast-off

    Posted Oct 13th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Chan Kin-wa Fireworks light up the night sky above the Nanjing Olympic Sports Stadium during last night's opening ceremony for the 10th National Games. The ceremony, attended by many notables in the fields of sport and politics, marked the official s ...

  10. Free speeches

    Posted May 25th 2004, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... Mark O'Neill, SHANGHAI It was a bright Saturday morning in a crowded meeting room, part of an estate of 1930s houses in the Jingan district of central Shanghai where I live. A friend had arranged an 'international exchange' with two dozen r ...




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