Shirley Lau

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Trans comedian Sony Chan: ‘I don’t play the gender identity card’

The Hong Kong-born, Paris-based radio and television host says she knows who she really is and that’s all that matters. The French passport holder also explains why she refuses to vote in France, which she describes as a ‘class-conscious society’

23 Nov 2018 - 5:02PM

The Hong Kong-born, Paris-based radio and television host says she knows who she really is and that’s all that matters. The French passport holder also explains why she refuses to vote in France, which she describes as a ‘class-conscious society’

Trans comedian Sony Chan: ‘I don’t play the gender identity card’
What the people who voted for Hong Kong’s Youngspiration pair think now
Hotel influx ahead of MTR opening worries Sai Ying Pun residents

Residents in Sai Ying Pun are afraid their neighbourhood will be destroyed by a surge in new hotels drawn to the area by the city's newest MTR station, which is set to open this month.

22 Mar 2015 - 6:15AM

Residents in Sai Ying Pun are afraid their neighbourhood will be destroyed by a surge in new hotels drawn to the area by the city's newest MTR station, which is set to open this month.

Hotel influx ahead of MTR opening worries Sai Ying Pun residents
Interview: Frank Burbach swaps art of diplomacy for ... art

Retired diplomat tells Shirley Lau about heading the German consulate in Hong Kong, having his flat bugged in communist Prague and his new career as an artist.

21 Mar 2015 - 10:40PM

Retired diplomat tells Shirley Lau about heading the German consulate in Hong Kong, having his flat bugged in communist Prague and his new career as an artist.

Interview: Frank Burbach swaps art of diplomacy for ... art
Tokyo governor confident Xi Jinping will agree to meet Shinzo Abe

The governor of Tokyo said he believed a rift-healing summit would take place between the leaders of China and Japan next month, as he touted the economic benefits Chinese tourists brought to his city.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

The governor of Tokyo said he believed a rift-healing summit would take place between the leaders of China and Japan next month, as he touted the economic benefits Chinese tourists brought to his city.

Tokyo governor confident Xi Jinping will agree to meet Shinzo Abe
Initiative helps Hong Kong students get mainland business experience
My life: Arthur de Villepin

The co-founder of a Hong Kong-based wine brand talks to Shirley Lau about growing up in the shadow of a famous father and becoming his own man.

8 Mar 2014 - 11:31PM

The co-founder of a Hong Kong-based wine brand talks to Shirley Lau about growing up in the shadow of a famous father and becoming his own man.

My life: Arthur de Villepin
My life: Chinese artist Yan Peiming

The Franco-Chinese painter tells Shirley Lau that rejection turned out to be the best thing that could have happened to him.

30 Nov 2013 - 11:02PM

The Franco-Chinese painter tells Shirley Lau that rejection turned out to be the best thing that could have happened to him.

My life: Chinese artist Yan Peiming
Savoir faire

Hong Kong's French community is branching out from traditional business activities and using their French connections to promote their brands, discovers Shirley Lau.

12 Nov 2013 - 5:58PM

Hong Kong's French community is branching out from traditional business activities and using their French connections to promote their brands, discovers Shirley Lau.

Savoir faire
Dog corpses, litter, oil 'churn stomach'
Party 'a waste of money'
2 Oct 1999 - 12:00AM
Party 'a waste of money'
Welfare cuts see rise in homeless
Blast off
18 Sep 1999 - 12:00AM
Blast off
Hotel worker denies stealing 'god fund'
Homeless in urgent need of aid materials
$40,000 fuel-switch grant fails to appease taxi drivers
Lecturer fined for bra theft
26 Oct 1999 - 12:00AM
Lecturer fined for bra theft
Commuters had hoped for more action on economy
New rules 'delaying supply of drugs'
Puppies starved to boost pet shop sales, say vets
'Scared boy, 6, lied about burn'
Conviction for animal cruelty
13 Oct 1999 - 12:00AM
Conviction for animal cruelty
Man robbed coffins, court told
28 Oct 1999 - 12:00AM
Man robbed coffins, court told
Death sparks call for review of dispensing
Lie told about rape
15 Oct 1999 - 12:00AM
Lie told about rape
Tourist died after police took pills
Cigarette sparked suicide blast
Boy, 13, lost $2,000 on poker before fatal fall
Wine trader's race deal led to ICAC
Restaurant managers in brawl over women