Sinhalese Diaspora

The government should reserve jobs for minorities

I appreciate the articles that Ravina Shamdasani wrote regarding South Asians in Hong Kong. I am not surprised about the unemployment situation ('40pc of South Asians without work', June 9).

Sunday, 15 June, 2003, 12:00am

Third-World attitudes in racist Hong Kong

I responded to an advert in the classified section of the South China Morning Post, for property in Richview Terrace.

When I called the estate agent to get more details I was told the agent would do her best to 'convince' the landlord. She then asked my nationality.

17 Aug 2001 - 12:00am

Racism intolerable in any circumstances

The arguments raised by K C Yuen (South China Morning Post, March 26) to counter criticism of racism in Hong Kong are as tenuous - and reek of ulterior motives - as the statements he challenged.

1 Apr 1996 - 12:00am

Chronicler of the Indians

BARBARA-Sue White has just had the education of a lifetime - but the American author and musician said there was still so much to learn and so much to write on the subject that has fascinated her for years.

4 Jun 1994 - 12:00am

Indians swap swimsuits for saris in beauty quest

DRESSED in saris instead of swimsuits, 15 young women will vie this week to be the first Miss India Hong Kong.

The winner will represent Hong Kong in New York on May 21 in the Miss India Worldwide contest.

8 May 1994 - 12:00am