21 November 2019 - 23 Heshvan 5780 - כ"ג חשון ה' אלפים תש"פ
Rabbi Einhorn honoured by Austrian government E-mail

Austrian born, Rabbi Dr E. F. Einhorn, Taipei’s Jewish community representative, was given a Grand Decoration of Honour Certificate from the Austrian Federal President, Dr. Heinz Fischer this year. The honour was awarded for his services rendered to the country of Austria.

A special reception was recently held at the Taipei Formosa Hotel on 26 October and the presentation was given by Ms Sieglinde Spanlang, Director of the Austrian trade office in Taipei.

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Sponsor a Siddur dedication ceremony E-mail

A special dedication ceremony took place on 31 October, 2009, at Hong Kong’s Ohel Leah Synagogue during the Shabbat morning service thanking the families that sponsored the new prayer books.

Two siddur prayer books are now in circulation at the synagogue; the regular Complete Artscroll Siddur and the new Inter-Linier Siddur.

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"Bubi" Krohn lectures to the Philippine Jewish community E-mail

Local historian Edgar Krohn, who is called “Bubi” by his friends, gave a lecture to the Philippine Jewish community on 3 December.

Krohn talked about the history of the Jews in the Philippines. Krohn who is a Philippine citizen, of German extraction, with his grandfathermoving to the Philippines over 100 years ago to set up an import business.

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JWA Bazaar – fun and charity in Hong Kong E-mail

Another Jewsh Womens Association (JWA) Bazaar has ended, and again, the Jewish community of Hong Kong showed its unity and commitment, not only to fun and bargain shopping, but also to the charity and helping others.

This years event was held on 6 December at the Island School, Mid-Levels, Hong Kong.

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Fascinating Israel in Thailand E-mail

The Thai - Israel - Finland Friendship Club with the support of El Al Airlines and the Embassy of Israel in Thailand, organised Fascinating Israel, a culture event, that took place on 10 November at the Pan Pacific Hotel, Bangkok.

Guests were treated to music, delicacies and products. A musical performance by Israeli versatile musician Tal Kravitz wowed the audience with Israeli folk and world classics and a duet session with Thai-Italian opera singer Monique.

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