Archiv für 'HK/Macao'

Red light district as part of the city’s cultural heritage

Tuesday, 27.12.2016

Losing sex appeal? The future of Hong Kong’s red light districts Von Rachel Blundy (SCMP).

Book review – Wartime Macau: Under the Japanese Shadow investigates the precarious freedom of a neutral enclave

Saturday, 24.12.2016

Von Peter Gordon. Quelle: SCMP.

47 years of Hong Kong’s changing places and faces – through lens of photographer Keith Macgregor

Thursday, 15.12.2016

Von Guy Haydon. Quelle: SCMP.

Pope’s possible deal with China would ‘betray Christ’, says Hong Kong cardinal

Tuesday, 29.11.2016

“Senior Catholic Joseph Zen says …” Von Benjamin Haas und Tom Phillips. Quelle: Guardian.

Hong Kong abductions: Marco Rubio seeks US sanctions against officials

Saturday, 19.11.2016

Von Benjamin Haas. Quelle: Guardian.

China tries to snuff out separatism in Hong Kong

Wednesday, 16.11.2016

Quelle: Economist.

Rally against Beijing’s interpretation of Basic Law ends …

Monday, 7.11.2016

… as police with batons chase protesters from area (SCMP)

Hong Kong shuts down as Typhoon Haima’s approach disrupts transport and public services

Saturday, 22.10.2016

Quelle: SCMP

Hong Kong has become a lesson rather than a showcase for “one country, two systems”

Wednesday, 19.10.2016

How Beijing might win the battle but lose the war Von Chung Man (

China Rejects British Concerns Over ‘Legal Interference’ in Hong Kong

Thursday, 13.10.2016

Quelle: NYT.

What renminbi internationalization means for Hong Kong

Wednesday, 5.10.2016

Von Ronald Wang. Quelle:

Coffin cubicles, caged homes and subdivisions … life inside Hong Kong’s grim low income housing

Wednesday, 5.10.2016

Von Naomi Ng. Quelle: SCMP.

Bugs Bunny, the Novel, and Transnationalism

Monday, 12.9.2016

“… the Indonesian-Chinese writer Xu Xi has lived between Hong Kong, where she was raised, and New York …” Ysabelle Cheung interviews Xu Xi. Quelle: LARB.

Wahl in Hongkong: Peking-kritische Aktivisten ziehen ins Parlament

Monday, 5.9.2016

Quelle: Focus

Where did the word ‘junk’ come from?

Wednesday, 31.8.2016

Von Lisa Lim. Quelle: SCMP Magazine.

HK: Nearly 40% secondary schoolkids showed depression signs: study

Tuesday, 30.8.2016


Their singular goal: to win gold. Anything less amounts to losing.

Friday, 19.8.2016

All of China’s Olympic medallists deserve a victory lap in Hong Kong, not just the winners (SCMP). Vgl. Chinas Olympia-Erwartungen: Gold ist nicht mehr alles (FAZ/dpa).

China gibt grünes Licht für Börsenprojekt Shenzhen-Hongkong

Tuesday, 16.8.2016

Von Yifan Xie. Quelle: Vgl. 深港通获批 A股市场或迎“特大利好”? (Zhongguo Xinwen Wang).

Hong Kong carpet maker weaves 60 years of history

Saturday, 6.8.2016

“Tai Ping company built a five-storey factory in Tai Po in 1960 …” Von Jessie Lau. Quelle: SCMP.

They suffer from the piled-up pressure of crafting an elite kid

Thursday, 4.8.2016

Who Are Hong Kong’s ‘Monster Parents’? Von Ryan Kam (Global Voices).

Shenzhen is producing artistic cultural institutions at a “Made in China” speed

Friday, 29.7.2016

Creativity in Shenzhen “Hong Kong may be disdained as a “cultural desert,” but it still manages to look down on Shenzhen as a barren cultural wasteland …” Von Gu Ling (Randian). Vgl. 创意在深圳:活力与潜力.

Pelkumerin Martina Platte arbeitet für Seemannsmission in Hongkong

Wednesday, 27.7.2016

Von Markus Liesegang. Quelle:

Mysterious confession fuels fears of Beijing’s influence on Hong Kong’s top newspaper

Monday, 25.7.2016

The South China Morning Post is being asked to explain how it obtained an interview with a young activist [Zhao Wei] who was detained by Chinese authorities. “… I’m now a brand new person …” Von Tom Phillips. Quelle: Guardian.

Student leader Joshua Wong guilty over Hong Kong pro-democracy protest

Thursday, 21.7.2016

Von Tom Phillips. Quelle: Guardian.

Pokemon Go

Thursday, 14.7.2016

The Hong Kong gamers desperate to start playing Nintendo’s Pokemon Go Von Rachel Cheung (SCMP).