Hong Kong Properties

Hong Kong Properties

Ronnie Chan, the chairman of Hung Lung Group, compared himself to Brad Pitt during a real estate conference in Hong Kong in December. “I am a man. Brad Pitt is a man. We aren’t exactly fungible…

Hong Kong Hyatt Regency

Hong Kong Hyatt Regency

Pros Central location in Kowloon near tourist attractions and shops Contemporary rooms have plush beds and marble baths Large flat-screen TVs and iPod docks Kiddy pool, a playground, cribs, and babysitting services Direct access via the basement to MTR…

Hong Kong air quality

Hong Kong air quality

Hong Kong’s smog is one of the biggest downsides to what is one of the world’s most dynamic and visually stunning cities. Views of Victoria Peak and Hong Kong Harbour too often are obscured by a choking haze. Expatriates grumble, and some have moved to…

New York to Hong Kong

New York to Hong Kong

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Pink dolphins Hong Kong

Pink dolphins Hong Kong

Laurent Fievet/AFP/Getty Images By SASHA HAN BEIJING - The Chinese white dolphin, treasured by the people of Hong Kong people for its pink color and friendly nature, is endanger of being exterminated by pollution and a traffic jam of boats. The dolphin…

Is Hong Kong Part of China

Is Hong Kong Part of China

It’s been 14 years since Hong Kong’s reunification with China. However, against all the evidences that prove Hong Kong is a part of Chinese territory and that we are a big family, it is still too often complained that emotionally Hong Kong is a foreign…

IFC cinema Hong Kong

IFC cinema Hong Kong

Viewing: | The Broadway Theatre-Palace IFC is in the Central District on the Hong Kong Island, in the up-market commercial shopping centre of the International Financial Center. It has shown first run and classic films since its opening on 5th November…

Tailors in Hong Kong

Tailors in Hong Kong

A once proud industry in danger of fading away. Hong Kong tailors have been a well-known feature of this world city on China’s doorstep. But the tide has turned against many of the owners of these small shops which once made suits for famous folks around…

Hong Kong Postal

Hong Kong Postal

HONG KONG 2015 31st Asian International Stamp Exhibition, a major international philatelic event showcasing stamp exhibits from all over the world, will be held from November 20 to 23, 2015, at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre. This is the…

Law Society of Hong Kong

Law Society of Hong Kong

Hong Kong’s legal system is based on common law principles and statute, and closely resembles the law of England and Wales. There are about 6, 500 Hong Kong qualified solicitors for a population of seven million. Hong Kong’s highly competitive legal market…

Hong Kong Music Downloads

Hong Kong Music Downloads

Our story The idea for the GiliGulu compilation came from a question we get asked a lot from locals and expats/tourists alike: “Is there any good homebrewed music outside Cantopop in Hong Kong?” As longtime observers of the local music scene, we can confidently…

Hong Kong Date

Hong Kong Date

Hong Kong has been added to the 2013 The North Face 100 Series, with a new race scheduled for December 14-15. The brand has been holding TNF100 trail running events in Singapore, China, Japan and the Philippines for several years but until now they have…

Hong Kong movie sex scene

Hong Kong movie sex scene

A Hong Kong production crew is currently filming 3-D Sex and Zen: Extreme Ecstasy , a $3.2 million 3D film based on the Chinese erotic tale The Carnal Prayer Mat . Could this be what saves the ailing movie theater industry? According to AFP, the film…

Hong Kong seafood menus

Hong Kong seafood menus

Finally, another employee approaches and informs me, in a kind but emphatic voice, that I don’t want those pastries. Which is the wrong thing to tell me. Now I want them more than eternal life and a good bagel. But one bite into the caterpillar and I…

Dubai to Hong Kong

Dubai to Hong Kong

Oil riches flooded the UAE with lots of silly ideas and excesses, but one Emirate invested heavily in hotels, industry and infrastructure, aiming to turn Dubai into the trading center of the Middle East. By Ron Gluckman/Dubai, UAE THE DRY DESERTS OF THE…

Hong Kongs Tax

Hong Kongs Tax

The government committee was clear—if nothing was to be done, the government’s finances would be doomed in as little as seven years. The Finance Secretary had some tough decisions to make. Raising more revenue for the government over the next few years…

Hong Kong dramas

Hong Kong dramas

We’re very happy to announce that Hong Kong dramas are now available on Viki! With a long history of awesome films and dramas, Hong Kong is undoubtedly a hotspot of great entertainment, and these shows are no exception! New to the Hong Kong drama scene?…

Hong Kong Immigration Department

Hong Kong Immigration Department

Eligibility Criteria A Hong Kong resident can perform automated immigration clearance at an e-Channel if fulfilling the following criteria : (1) A Hong Kong permanent resident aged 11 or above (using a smart identity card); (2) A Hong Kong resident aged…

Cantonese Hong Kong

Cantonese Hong Kong

Christopher DeWolf The inevitable finally happened. Last month, during a Chinese New Year dinner at a seafood restaurant in Sham Shui Po, a working-class neighborhood in Kowloon, my wife’s uncle said something that I had been asking myself for years:…

Hong Kong Speed Post

Hong Kong Speed Post

Completing Speedpost Multi-part Address Pack To ensure overseas mail can be handled and delivered correctly, the forms should be completed in English or a language which is accepted in the destination. Sender s full name, address and telephone no. / fax…

Skyline Hong Kong

Skyline Hong Kong

This photo of Hong Kong s harbor was taken between 1910 and 1915, from what is now known as Victoria s Peak, while the island was under British colonial rule. The island started out as a fishing village, and later became a center of trade before exploding…