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Now I don't feel too bad

I'm sure you have heard about the girl who is not pretty enough to appear in front of the world singing her heart out at the Olympics opening ceromony. Now that does not help anyone's confidence, right? It's not even...
Posted in Irish Born Chinese Blog - 愛爾蘭出生的華人的網上日誌 on August 14, 2008 06:37 PM

HK wealthier now than 10 years ago

From my last posting about HK, I mentioned that HK is still wealthy. And Beeb has an article saying that... Some feared Beijing would crush the city's spirit. But believe it or not, Hong Kong is 40% richer than it...
Posted in Irish Born Chinese Blog - 愛爾蘭出生的華人的網上日誌 on July 2, 2007 01:17 PM

Materialistic Asians

It's not just Chinese who are materialistic, it's Asians in general. Take a Japanese jeweler who are selling gold calendars, yes, gold calendars for around 20 million yen (€133K) each! Crazy, isn't it?...
Posted in Irish Born Chinese Blog - 愛爾蘭出生的華人的網上日誌 on October 30, 2006 01:18 AM

Asian women in the 21stC

I read this article, 'China in their hands, world at their beck and call' in the Indo the other day. More and more Chinese women are in China now earn more money and have more choices. Materialism is on the...
Posted in Irish Born Chinese Blog - 愛爾蘭出生的華人的網上日誌 on February 18, 2006 12:27 PM

Maybe I can afford to live in HK after all

...I hope. The Standard reported that it costs less to live in HK now! Hong Kong plunged seven places to number 12 after falling out of the top five for the first time since 1997. Food is definately cheap, and...
Posted in Irish Born Chinese Blog - 愛爾蘭出生的華人的網上日誌 on August 16, 2004 01:14 PM

It's materialistic, but for a good cause!

Ok, I have written 2 articles here on HK people being materialistic (kaykays's search result onsite on "materialistic"). But this article shows something that is very impressive indeed - HK Ferrari fanatics gather for world's largest parade - and all...
Posted in Irish Born Chinese Blog - 愛爾蘭出生的華人的網上日誌 on February 29, 2004 09:21 PM

HK people more materialistic? - Part II

I was just thinking (again!). Maybe the overseas Chinese are more materialistic than HK people....
Posted in Irish Born Chinese Blog - 愛爾蘭出生的華人的網上日誌 on November 10, 2002 03:01 PM

HK people more materialistic?

My life long dream is to live and work in HK when I was really young. (I dreamt of that when I was in 6th class!) But as I grew older, I notice certain things that HK culture may not...
Posted in Irish Born Chinese Blog - 愛爾蘭出生的華人的網上日誌 on October 22, 2002 08:29 PM
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