Posts Tagged: Hong Kong

Kung Fu Behind Closed Doors

Is there really such a thing as “closed door” training in Wing Chun and what does the term really mean? Blitz Martial Arts Magazine July 2017

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Kung Fu Behind Closed Doors

Is there really such a thing as “closed door” training in Wing Chun and what does the term really mean? Blitz Martial Arts Magazine July 2017

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Wing Chun’s Kicking Origins

Walk into most Wing Chun schools around the world today and you get the strong impression that it’s a martial art focusing almost exclusively on fast, short-range hand fighting techniques. But it wasn’t always that way. Wing Chun Illustrated December 2015

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Wing Chun’s Kicking Origins

Walk into most Wing Chun schools around the world today and you get the strong impression that it’s a martial art focusing almost exclusively on fast, short-range hand fighting techniques. But it wasn’t always that way. Wing Chun Illustrated December 2015

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Hong Kong Needs Closer Ties to Democracies

Democratic nations should do more to support Hong Kong’s democratic society and values, as mainlandization is hurting more than just the economy. South China Morning Post 25 August 2015

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Hong Kong Needs Closer Ties to Democracies

Democratic nations should do more to support Hong Kong’s democratic society and values, as mainlandization is hurting more than just the economy. South China Morning Post 25 August 2015

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Should Hong Kong Accept Fake Democracy?

A showdown looms over Hong Kong’s democratic hopes and Beijing’s determination to thwart them. Foreign Policy in Focus 7 August 2014

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Should Hong Kong Accept Fake Democracy?

A showdown looms over Hong Kong’s democratic hopes and Beijing’s determination to thwart them. Foreign Policy in Focus 7 August 2014

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More Beijing Meddling Would Be Good for US-China Relations

China’s accusations of US “meddling” in Hong Kong are hypocritical. Beijing does the same in the US, but that’s not a bad thing. South China Morning Post 5 May 2014

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More Beijing Meddling Would Be Good for US-China Relations

China’s accusations of US “meddling” in Hong Kong are hypocritical. Beijing does the same in the US, but that’s not a bad thing. South China Morning Post 5 May 2014

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Can China Win Back Hong Kong?

China and Hong Kong are on a collision course. Are relations about to cross the Rubicon? Foreign Policy in Focus 13 January 2014

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Can China Win Back Hong Kong?

China and Hong Kong are on a collision course. Are relations about to cross the Rubicon? Foreign Policy in Focus 13 January 2014

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In Case You’d Forgotten

Five years after the detention of Liu Xiaobo, the US renewed calls for the release of the Nobel Laureate.

In Case You’d Forgotten

Five years after the detention of Liu Xiaobo, the US renewed calls for the release of the Nobel Laureate.

Born a Millionaire

Hong Kong’s small house policy gives every male villager at no cost a plot of village land to build on, but it can be a scourge on local ecosystems. “Hoi Ha Hong Kong Paradise Under Threat” Video, slides, and report.

Born a Millionaire

Hong Kong’s small house policy gives every male villager at no cost a plot of village land to build on, but it can be a scourge on local ecosystems. “Hoi Ha Hong Kong Paradise Under Threat” Video, slides, and report.

Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Profile of a Hong Kong Wing Chun master, plus photo gallery. Wing Chun Illustrated Magazine February 2014 Issue.

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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

Profile of a Hong Kong Wing Chun master, plus photo gallery. Wing Chun Illustrated Magazine February 2014 Issue.

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The Most Globalized Building in the World

It’s been called the ghetto of the world, but it may be the best example of globalization in action. Slideshow and report.

The Most Globalized Building in the World

It’s been called the ghetto of the world, but it may be the best example of globalization in action. Slideshow and report.

Clear and Present Danger

Not since the 1971 leak of the Pentagon Papers by US military analyst Daniel Ellsberg have free press and national security been on such a collision course.

Clear and Present Danger

Not since the 1971 leak of the Pentagon Papers by US military analyst Daniel Ellsberg have free press and national security been on such a collision course.

Hong Kong’s “One Country, Two Systems” is Not Working

Hong Kong is a member of APEC and the WTO, but its independent voice on trade and economics is becoming a rare commodity. South China Morning Post 26 September 2013

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Hong Kong’s “One Country, Two Systems” is Not Working

Hong Kong is a member of APEC and the WTO, but its independent voice on trade and economics is becoming a rare commodity. South China Morning Post 26 September 2013

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Hong Kong Losing Out on Benefits of TPP Trade Pact

Hong Kong is a natural for the Trans-pacific Partnership, but has oddly chosen to opt out of this “cutting-edge 21st century free trade agreement.” South China Morning Post 6 September 2012

Hong Kong Losing Out on Benefits of TPP Trade Pact

Hong Kong is a natural for the Trans-pacific Partnership, but has oddly chosen to opt out of this “cutting-edge 21st century free trade agreement.” South China Morning Post 6 September 2012

Still Watching

The Edward Snowden case is unlikely to result in big changes to US foreign surveillance and data collection practices. South China Morning Post 26 June 2013

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Still Watching

The Edward Snowden case is unlikely to result in big changes to US foreign surveillance and data collection practices. South China Morning Post 26 June 2013

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Death By A Thousand Cuts

Hong Kong’s wetlands are critical to its biodiversity and function as an important buffer against avian flu, but not enough is being done to preserve them. South China Morning Post 18 April 2013

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Death By A Thousand Cuts

Hong Kong’s wetlands are critical to its biodiversity and function as an important buffer against avian flu, but not enough is being done to preserve them. South China Morning Post 18 April 2013

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The Greening of US Diplomacy

The US Consulate in Hong Kong has been called a den of spies and criticized by China for meddling in Hong Kong affairs. It was most recently associated with the US government’s pursuit of Edward Snowden. But few know it is a leader in efforts to green America’s diplomatic missions.

The Greening of US Diplomacy

The US Consulate in Hong Kong has been called a den of spies and criticized by China for meddling in Hong Kong affairs. It was most recently associated with the US government’s pursuit of Edward Snowden. But few know it is a leader in efforts to green America’s diplomatic missions.

Beijing Jumping at Shadows in US Asia Policy

The US “pivot” to Asia is not aimed at containing China. South China Morning Post 15 November 2012

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Beijing Jumping at Shadows in US Asia Policy

The US “pivot” to Asia is not aimed at containing China. South China Morning Post 15 November 2012

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News from HKU’s Journalism and Media Studies Centre

Articles on events and happenings, plus the latest journalism news, from Hong Kong’s leading journalism school.

News from HKU’s Journalism and Media Studies Centre

Articles on events and happenings, plus the latest journalism news, from Hong Kong’s leading journalism school.