Winnie Chung

Winnie is the Editorial Director of Specialist Publications at South China Morning Post. She is a veteran media professional with a 360-degree view of media-related industries, including magazine and newspaper publishing, PR and corporate communications, as well as stakeholder management.
Winnie Chung
Winnie is the Editorial Director of Specialist Publications at South China Morning Post. She is a veteran media professional with a 360-degree view of media-related industries, including magazine and newspaper publishing, PR and corporate communications, as well as stakeholder management.

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Taiwan-born jewellery designer Cindy Chao on her masterpieces, inspiration and vision

The designer does not give in to commercial requirements – she sticks to her vision and comes up with masterpieces that are considered art

19 May 2019 - 10:00AM

The designer does not give in to commercial requirements – she sticks to her vision and comes up with masterpieces that are considered art

Taiwan-born jewellery designer Cindy Chao on her masterpieces, inspiration and vision
What keeps Catherine Rénier of Jaeger-LeCoultre ahead of the times?

Rénier needs to predict which watches will be popular in six years’ time

29 Apr 2019 - 2:00AM

Rénier needs to predict which watches will be popular in six years’ time

What keeps Catherine Rénier of Jaeger-LeCoultre ahead of the times?
Panerai’s Jean-Marc Pontroué talks Submersibles, e-commerce and taking risks

CEO looks back on his first year at the helm of Italian watchmaker

25 Apr 2019 - 9:32AM

CEO looks back on his first year at the helm of Italian watchmaker

Panerai’s Jean-Marc Pontroué talks Submersibles, e-commerce and taking risks
Tod’s Factory teams up with former Lanvin designer Alber Elbaz for new collection

Tod’s chairman, Diego Della Valle, says the collection will be out in about three months and will be very ‘interesting’.

16 Apr 2019 - 6:16AM

Tod’s chairman, Diego Della Valle, says the collection will be out in about three months and will be very ‘interesting’.

Tod’s Factory teams up with former Lanvin designer Alber Elbaz for new collection
We review Velocity, the aquabike workout that cuts more calories than regular biking

Aquabiking combines the benefits of cycling and jacuzzi spa technology

13 Apr 2019 - 11:50AM

Aquabiking combines the benefits of cycling and jacuzzi spa technology

We review Velocity, the aquabike workout that cuts more calories than regular biking
SIHH 2019: Jaeger-LeCoultre rocks the horological world with Master Grande Tradition

The Westminster Perpétuel, the latest revolutionary incarnation of the gyrotourbillon, has arrived 15 years after its debut

26 Mar 2019 - 2:00AM

The Westminster Perpétuel, the latest revolutionary incarnation of the gyrotourbillon, has arrived 15 years after its debut

SIHH 2019: Jaeger-LeCoultre rocks the horological world with Master Grande Tradition
Panerai’s Submersible resurfaces as a stand-alone line

CEO Jean-Marc Pontroué is making his mark by boosting the brand’s links with daring explorers and adventurers

19 Mar 2019 - 1:00PM

CEO Jean-Marc Pontroué is making his mark by boosting the brand’s links with daring explorers and adventurers

Panerai’s Submersible resurfaces as a stand-alone line
Penang's 5 great Nyonya/Peranakan restaurants, a blend of Chinese and Malay cuisines

Richard Rivalee Restaurant, Kebaya Dining Room and The Little Kitchen @ Nyonya are among places serving fine authentic cuisine

15 Mar 2019 - 3:52PM

Richard Rivalee Restaurant, Kebaya Dining Room and The Little Kitchen @ Nyonya are among places serving fine authentic cuisine

Penang's 5 great Nyonya/Peranakan restaurants, a blend of Chinese and Malay cuisines
‘Chinese Paladin’ star Hu Ge, due to perform on ‘Chunwan’, talks theatre, TV and timepieces

The actor talks to STYLE about his career both on and offstage, his conservation work to protect the bar-headed goose, and his most fervent wish for 2019

4 Feb 2019 - 2:30PM

The actor talks to STYLE about his career both on and offstage, his conservation work to protect the bar-headed goose, and his most fervent wish for 2019

‘Chinese Paladin’ star Hu Ge, due to perform on ‘Chunwan’, talks theatre, TV and timepieces
SIHH 2019: Will Code 11.59 be the dawn of a new day for Audemars Piguet?

Watch face looks big for a 41mm, thanks to a nearly non-existent bezel and a double curved sapphire glass with a dome-shaped internal surface

15 Jan 2019 - 5:43PM

Watch face looks big for a 41mm, thanks to a nearly non-existent bezel and a double curved sapphire glass with a dome-shaped internal surface

SIHH 2019: Will Code 11.59 be the dawn of a new day for Audemars Piguet?
Brad Pitt leads Breitling's star-studded 'Cinema Squad'

Daniel Wu, Charlize Theron and Adam Driver also feature in the campaign for Breitling's Premier collection

29 Dec 2018 - 12:01PM

Daniel Wu, Charlize Theron and Adam Driver also feature in the campaign for Breitling's Premier collection

Brad Pitt leads Breitling's star-studded 'Cinema Squad'
We review The Muraka, the US$50,000-a-night underwater villa in the Maldives, where you can ‘sleep with the fishes’

The Muraka is part of the Conrad Maldives Rangali resort, and can accommodate up to nine people, perfect for a ‘Crazy Rich Asians’-style holiday

17 Dec 2018 - 2:31PM

The Muraka is part of the Conrad Maldives Rangali resort, and can accommodate up to nine people, perfect for a ‘Crazy Rich Asians’-style holiday

We review The Muraka, the US$50,000-a-night underwater villa in the Maldives, where you can ‘sleep with the fishes’
Meet free-spirited winemaker Sean Thackrey, connoisseur of shifting perceptions

The maverick Californian has gleaned much from medieval winemaking tomes, and likes to ponder on the mystery of how different people see different things at different stages of time

3 Dec 2018 - 1:05PM

The maverick Californian has gleaned much from medieval winemaking tomes, and likes to ponder on the mystery of how different people see different things at different stages of time

Meet free-spirited winemaker Sean Thackrey, connoisseur of shifting perceptions
We review Morpheus, a welcome surprise on Macau’s ‘more-of-the-same’ Cotai Strip

The newly opened Zaha Hadid-designed hotel, with its stunning architecture, complete with a hole in the middle, and refined interiors is a breath of fresh air

23 Nov 2018 - 12:00PM

The newly opened Zaha Hadid-designed hotel, with its stunning architecture, complete with a hole in the middle, and refined interiors is a breath of fresh air

We review Morpheus, a welcome surprise on Macau’s ‘more-of-the-same’ Cotai Strip
‘Mr. Sunshine’ actor Lee Byung-hun: how I missed out on the Hollywood hit ‘Crazy Rich Asians’

We meet the South Korean star in an exclusive interview, where he shares his views about films, Hollywood productions and his return to TV on Netflix

9 Nov 2018 - 6:17AM

We meet the South Korean star in an exclusive interview, where he shares his views about films, Hollywood productions and his return to TV on Netflix

‘Mr. Sunshine’ actor Lee Byung-hun: how I missed out on the Hollywood hit ‘Crazy Rich Asians’
We review Voyages by Alain Ducasse: can hotel café dining be exciting?

From marinated sea bream with citrus condiment, shrimp toast with katsuobushi flakes to Thai-inspired shrimp red curry, we were in for a surprise

5 Nov 2018 - 11:14AM

From marinated sea bream with citrus condiment, shrimp toast with katsuobushi flakes to Thai-inspired shrimp red curry, we were in for a surprise

We review Voyages by Alain Ducasse: can hotel café dining be exciting?
Michelle Yeoh to produce ‘Billion Dollar Whale’ movie about Jho Low and the 1MDB scandal

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ star’s latest project is a film adaptation of the best-selling book Billion Dollar Whale, which examines how the Malaysian fugitive businessman – known as the ‘Asian Gatsby’ – allegedly engineered the 1MDB money-laundering scandal

2 Oct 2018 - 6:37PM

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ star’s latest project is a film adaptation of the best-selling book Billion Dollar Whale, which examines how the Malaysian fugitive businessman – known as the ‘Asian Gatsby’ – allegedly engineered the 1MDB money-laundering scandal

Michelle Yeoh to produce ‘Billion Dollar Whale’ movie about Jho Low and the 1MDB scandal
What it's like to stay at the new Four Seasons Kuala Lumpur - a star of the city's luxury hotel renaissance

Situated next to the Petronas Twin Towers, the hotel-residences-mall enjoys a superb downtown location, offering luxury, relaxation, fine dining and magnificent shopping

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM

Situated next to the Petronas Twin Towers, the hotel-residences-mall enjoys a superb downtown location, offering luxury, relaxation, fine dining and magnificent shopping

What it's like to stay at the new Four Seasons Kuala Lumpur - a star of the city's luxury hotel renaissance
The unsung star of ‘Crazy Rich Asians’? The Blue Mansion - and 5 things to know about it

Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, in Penang’s Georgetown, Malaysia, was the setting for the movie’s memorable mahjong scene. But behind the facade of ‘the most atmospheric Chinese hotel that isn’t in China’ lies a fascinating history

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM

Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, in Penang’s Georgetown, Malaysia, was the setting for the movie’s memorable mahjong scene. But behind the facade of ‘the most atmospheric Chinese hotel that isn’t in China’ lies a fascinating history

The unsung star of ‘Crazy Rich Asians’? The Blue Mansion - and 5 things to know about it
A whiff and a breeze of old Shanghai

The décor and menu at Madame Fu transport you back to the Roaring 20s to enjoy delicious dining in style and comfort

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM

The décor and menu at Madame Fu transport you back to the Roaring 20s to enjoy delicious dining in style and comfort

A whiff and a breeze of old Shanghai
Madame Fu, Hong Kong’s contemporary Chinese restaurant, proves a delightful new acquaintance

Pork belly and rice stew with abalone among fine fare at cosy eatery, modelled on mysterious Shanghai salon owner, in Tai Kwun Centre of Heritage and Arts

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM

Pork belly and rice stew with abalone among fine fare at cosy eatery, modelled on mysterious Shanghai salon owner, in Tai Kwun Centre of Heritage and Arts

Madame Fu, Hong Kong’s contemporary Chinese restaurant, proves a delightful new acquaintance
Bulgari Hotel Shanghai is maison’s latest jewel in the hospitality necklace

Understated elegance, excellent service and stunning views of The Bund round up a marvellous experience at the brand’s most recent opening

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM

Understated elegance, excellent service and stunning views of The Bund round up a marvellous experience at the brand’s most recent opening

Bulgari Hotel Shanghai is maison’s latest jewel in the hospitality necklace
Spook yourself out this Halloween with these 10 best scary movies

With October 31, the eve of All Saints’ Day, fast approaching, why not turn down the lights, switch on the screen and scare yourself silly with some of Asia’s spookiest films?

8 Oct 2018 - 1:42PM

With October 31, the eve of All Saints’ Day, fast approaching, why not turn down the lights, switch on the screen and scare yourself silly with some of Asia’s spookiest films?

Spook yourself out this Halloween with these 10 best scary movies
How ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ star Henry Golding rose to stardom from TV travel host

You can take the boy out of Malaysia but you can’t take the Malaysian out of the boy

22 Aug 2018 - 5:26PM

You can take the boy out of Malaysia but you can’t take the Malaysian out of the boy

How ‘Crazy Rich Asians’ star Henry Golding rose to stardom from TV travel host
Van Cleef & Arpels celebrates 50 years of Alhambra

High-jewellery brand celebrates the 50th anniversary of its iconic Alhambra collection with four new necklace and bracelet sets

6 Jul 2018 - 11:30AM

High-jewellery brand celebrates the 50th anniversary of its iconic Alhambra collection with four new necklace and bracelet sets

Van Cleef & Arpels celebrates 50 years of Alhambra
8 great Tony Leung films from the 1990s

Versatile actor dubbed ‘Asia’s Clark Gable’ – who is 56 on June 27 – is best known for work with director Wong Kar-wai, such as ‘In the Mood for Love’ and ‘2046'

27 Jun 2018 - 10:35AM

Versatile actor dubbed ‘Asia’s Clark Gable’ – who is 56 on June 27 – is best known for work with director Wong Kar-wai, such as ‘In the Mood for Love’ and ‘2046'

8 great Tony Leung films from the 1990s
Sushi Saito serves euphoric whirl of superior fish at the Four Seasons Hong Kong

Highlights were the horse mackerel served with a dollop of pureed chives, and the sweet prawn, which was cooked just enough to give it a soft, warm texture

18 Jun 2018 - 11:01AM

Highlights were the horse mackerel served with a dollop of pureed chives, and the sweet prawn, which was cooked just enough to give it a soft, warm texture

Sushi Saito serves euphoric whirl of superior fish at the Four Seasons Hong Kong
Review: I stayed at the Capella Singapore resort where Trump will meet Kim - and this is what it's like

Luxurious Capella hotel, set in restored colonial buildings dating from 1880s on city state’s Sentosa Island, is the ideal place if you want to ‘shut out the world’

29 Sep 2018 - 2:36PM

Luxurious Capella hotel, set in restored colonial buildings dating from 1880s on city state’s Sentosa Island, is the ideal place if you want to ‘shut out the world’

Review: I stayed at the Capella Singapore resort where Trump will meet Kim - and this is what it's like
Why Cartier chose ‘bold and fearless’ Jake Gyllenhaal from its glittering fandom

Jake Gyllenhaal describes his work with Cartier, his theatrical ambitions and taking risks.

29 May 2018 - 3:03PM

Jake Gyllenhaal describes his work with Cartier, his theatrical ambitions and taking risks.

Why Cartier chose ‘bold and fearless’ Jake Gyllenhaal from its glittering fandom
Angelo Bonati, who helped build Panerai from a single watch brand to the luxury watchmaker it is today, bids a fond farewell

Bonati made Panerai – through marketing, strategy, distribution and technical expertise – a luxury watchmaker with more than 150 novelties in its armoury

6 Jun 2018 - 10:37AM

Bonati made Panerai – through marketing, strategy, distribution and technical expertise – a luxury watchmaker with more than 150 novelties in its armoury

Angelo Bonati, who helped build Panerai from a single watch brand to the luxury watchmaker it is today, bids a fond farewell