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Special K - idols unlimited

One of the fastest-growing music genres in the world will take over the world's biggest casino next weekend when the Venetian Macao hosts what is being dubbed 'Macau's first Korean music festival'.

Sunday, 22 January, 2012, 12:00am

Special K - idols unlimited

One of the fastest-growing music genres in the world will take over the world's biggest casino next weekend when the Venetian Macao hosts what is being dubbed 'Macau's first Korean music festival'. The bill features about 30 famous faces from the massive K-pop industry, who come together to form four boy bands, one girl band and a solo act.

22 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Artist nails his colours to Elements' mast

Nails are not just for polishing. They are canvases for Japanese stylist Noboru Tomisawa, who is famed for his elaborate fingertip artwork. The Elements mall has an exhibition of his dazzling craft until May 9, and Tomisawa (pictured working on Jennifer Tse Ting-ting) was here on Thursday for the opening. 'The fingers of a woman are an important point of beauty,' he said.

27 Apr 2010 - 12:00am

Elanne Kwong Yeuk-lam, singer

1. Fire - 2NE1

This rising young female hip hop group from South Korea are hip and full of energy. Amazingly, whenever they perform they insist on creating new dance steps and bigger and better stage shows to keep the fans coming back for more.

2. Take a Bow - Rihanna

29 Nov 2009 - 12:00am

My playlist

1. The Pussycat Dolls - Stickwitu (Stick with You) The melody sends out a very sweet and contented feeling. It reminds us of the many good days we have had with our loved ones. It is the song for couples to listen to, especially on Valentine's Day.

1 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

HotCha are, from left, Winkie Lai, Crystal Cheung and Regen Cheung

1. The Pussycat Dolls - Stickwitu (Stick with You) The melody sends out a very sweet and contented feeling. It reminds us of the many good days we have had with our loved ones. It is the song for couples to listen to, especially on Valentine's Day.

1 Mar 2009 - 12:00am

Japanese thin on the ground at Boao Forum

If the warmth during last week's meetings between Premier Wen Jiabao and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe highlighted the potential in the Sino-Japanese relationship, the Boao Forum on Hainan Island shows just how much ground there is to cover.

21 Apr 2007 - 12:00am

Drinking like a fish

Drunk with rice wine, Macau fish sellers perform a ritual dance, carrying parts of a dragon to mark the Drunken Dragon Festival. The dance troupe travelled around Macau in an eight-hour parade yesterday. Legend has it that the first people of Zhongshan , arriving from the cooler north, fell ill in the heat of the south.

16 May 2005 - 12:00am

The changing face of hong kong

The 2004 edition of Lonely Planet's Hong Kong & Macau guide has landed on the desks of the SCMP.

29 Jan 2004 - 12:00am

BOA adds to Central exodus

THE Bank of America (BOA) has become the latest high-profile firm to move operations from Central because of rocketing rent prices.

Bank chiefs are relocating ''back room'' divisions away from the main business district in a bid to cut costs.

Hundreds of employees are now set to be relocated in the newly completed Devon House in Quarry Bay.

23 Jun 1993 - 12:00am