Alliance For a Beautiful Hong Kong

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By Christina Dean My mother-in-law’s ‘What would you like for Christmas?’ question, presented like clockwork somewhat prematurely in early-November, raises issues for me. Since the onset of my marriage 11 years ago, I have repeatedly and gently suggested that I don’t wish to receive any gifts. This is because her default gift-giving mode, like many other consumers recently polled, is to give clothes as gifts. So why the aversion to […]

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By John Batten The Hong Kong government’s latest feel-good campaign – Appreciate Hong Kong – is fraught with irony. It was launched on the eve of Hong Kong’s World Cup qualifying football match with China at Mong Kok stadium where Hong Kong football fans demonstrated vigorous support for the city’s footballers. It was appropriate support; even the displayed “BOO” signs were a cheeky non-verbal challenge to football’s governing body, FIFA, […]

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