Hong Kong video

Hong Kong video

Yesterday, we brought you news of the burgeoning Umbrella Revolution in Hong Kong, so named because of the umbrellas used by pro-democracy protesters to ward off the tear gas being used…

The Langham, Hong Kong

The Langham, Hong Kong

Are we the only ones who steal a glance at the brand of chinaware used in a hotel, and make a quick judgment of the overall experience based on the label embossed under a tea cup? During a recent afternoon tea at Palm Court in, this contributor did exactly…

Hong Kong Supermarket Flushing

Hong Kong Supermarket Flushing

The owner of international grocery chain Hong Kong Supermarket is asking $92 million for his 100, 500-square-foot commercial building in Flushing, Queens, The Real Deal has learned. The retail-and-office property at 41-60 Main Street, near Sanford Avenue…

Language, Hong Kong

Language, Hong Kong

During our visit to Hong Kong, Kimie and I met Katherine Chen, who introduced us to a sociolinguistic film she has co-produced: . The film provides fascinating insights into the linguistic landscape of Hong Kong, into Cantonese-English bilingualism and…

Hong Kong Art Fair

Hong Kong Art Fair

Douglas Young, co-founder of Hong Kong lifestyle brand Goods of Desire, recently exhibited a large-scale installation at the Hong Kong Art Fair last weekend. The architect-turned-entrepreneur s Quantity Has a Quality in Itself is intended as a comment…

Hong Kong Grocery Store

Hong Kong Grocery Store

At first glance, it seems easy to replicate business models that work well in other markets and bring them to your own. Low hanging fruit often attracts StartupA startup is a temporary organization used to search for a repeatable and scalable business…

Hong Kong Disneyland Halloween

Hong Kong Disneyland Halloween

Maleficent, the devilish queen of Sleeping Beauty , is behind the event. She s furious that she s never been invited to a Halloween party, so she s taking matters into her own evil hands. Once the sun goes down each Thursday to Sunday until the end of…

Disneyland Hong Kong map

Disneyland Hong Kong map

This wisdom holds true for all Disney parks, but it is even more true in Hong Kong. Hong Kong is like New York — stay up late at night and start the next morning late. Consequently, Hong Kong Disneyland doesn’t open until 10 am most days. But apparently…

Hong Kong to Beijing flights time

Hong Kong to Beijing flights time

Beijing Flights The major international airport in Beijing is Beijing Capital International Airport. In 2008, in time for the Olympics, the huge new Terminal 3 opened which will greatly increase capacity at Beijing Capital International Airport (BCIA)…

Hong Kong Chinese newspapers

Hong Kong Chinese newspapers

Oct. 11, 2014: Pro-democracy students do their homework at a study area at a main road in the occupied areas in Hong Kong s Admiralty district. (AP) (The Associated Press) Pro-democracy protesters sleep in a main road in the occupied areas in Hong Kong…

Novotel Hong Kong Citygate

Novotel Hong Kong Citygate

Novotel Hong Kong Citygate - hotel description Hotel code: 6239 Novotel Hong Kong Citygate is just 5 minutes from Hong Kong International Airport with free shuttle bus service and AsiaWorld-Expo.With direct access to MTR, it takes only 30 minutes to city…

University of Hong Kong MBA

University of Hong Kong MBA

If you would like to study MBA at THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG in Hong Kong. MBA by Choice brings the below information about the course which is updated recently. Study Subject: Full time MBA Course Provider: THE UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG Course duration:…

Hong Kong Disneyland

Hong Kong Disneyland

As the newest Disneyland in the world, it is a must-see because of its special attractions and the inimitable sense of Chinese culture. Walking into it, you feel you are in a wonderland. Accompanied by Mickey Mouse and other Disney friends, you start…

Hong Kong Dialing Codes

Hong Kong Dialing Codes

If you’re visiting Hong Kong for business or pleasure, I highly recommend getting the PCCW prepaid international mobile plan. Make sure your GMS phone is unlocked before you leave the country. You may also want to check out my previous posts on what to…

Hong Kong working visa

Hong Kong working visa

It’s time for some more of my expert visa advice on DSL as I cover my guide on how to get a Hong Kong Working Visa. I wrote before about how I originally came to Hong Kong as a backpacker, ended up with a cool job in a pub after a few days – I had already…

Hong Kong Football

Hong Kong Football

A series of promo posters released by the Chinese Football Association (CFA), including one telling fans not to underestimate Hong Kong s diverse team of players with black skin, yellow skin and white skin , have been called out as being odd and just…

Distance from San Francisco to Hong Kong

Distance from San Francisco to Hong Kong

We arrived in Hong Kong with about 40 minutes to make our connection. Our arrival gate was 60-something, and we were leaving from gate three. If you’re at all familiar with Hong Kong Airport, you know that gate might as well be in Macau based on the distance…

Airlines in Hong Kong

Airlines in Hong Kong

Photo by Ghassan Tabet via flickr. Etihad Airlines of the United Arab Emirates and Hong Kong Airlines have agreed to extend their codesharing connectivity to flight connections between Asia, the Middle East and Europe. The partnership allows Hong Kong…

Royal Pacific Hong Kong

Royal Pacific Hong Kong

Location The hotel is situated on Canton Road, which is right in the heart of Hong Kong’s designer shopping, directly above the China Ferry and within walking distance of the Metro and Star Ferry terminal. Our room looked over Kowloon Park and right down…

Hong Kong Disneyland rides

Hong Kong Disneyland rides

Exploring Andy’s Backyard at Toy Story Land, Hong Kong Disneyland In a Nutshell: Where: Toy Story Land, Hong Kong Disneyland *Notes: Hong Kong Disneyland Website, one of the park’s 7 themed areas, added to the park in 2011, based on the Pixar film “Toy…

Hong Kong housing prices

Hong Kong housing prices

One of Hong Kong’s most senior property brokers expects housing prices to drop more than 30 percent in the next two years, and for the market to continue to slide as new supply floods the market. In an interview with this week, Joseph Tsang, the managing…