Hong Kong pollution

Hong Kong pollution

THE new government of Hong Kong has bungled plenty since taking office in July, but it looks as if it has pulled off a deft move on green issues. Leung Chun-ying, the city’s chief executive, has chosen Christine Loh Kung-wai as his new environmental undersecretary…

Yahoo Hong Kong dictionary

Yahoo Hong Kong dictionary

Yahoo Hong Kong Launches New Mobile Front Page Redefining Daily Mobile Habits for Locals Yahoo Hong Kong today unveiled its new mobile front page, the freshly transformed mobile hub with highly localized content tailored for Hong Kong people’s daily mobile…

The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong

The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced the appointment of Torsten van Dullemen as General Manager of The Landmark Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong effective January 15, 2015. Mr. Van Dullemen has held several senior hotel management positions within…

Hong Kong Day Trips

Hong Kong Day Trips

Because sometimes you just want to get away from it all… without actually getting away from it all! We round up the best Hong Kong day trips right on your doorstep – enjoy! Probably the most popular of all the outlying islands, Lamma is a go-to destination…

Hong Kong Music charts

Hong Kong Music charts

(Photo : SM Entertainment) Big Bang is sweeping domestic and international music charts with their comeback. Their new tracks Loser and Bae Bae ranked 1st and 2nd on 10 domestic music charts since their release on May 1. Loser ranked in 1st place…

Gay Hong Kong

Gay Hong Kong

A video clip showing two women viciously harassing openly gay Hong Kong politician Ray Chan as he s riding the MTR has gone viral online. Chan recorded and uploaded the footage himself, and called on web users to determine whether he d been discriminated…

Hong Kong Dollar Exchange rate

Hong Kong Dollar Exchange rate

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) made a one-off purchase of $690m on July 25, in order to defend the Hong Kong dollar’s 31-year peg against the greenback. It was the first dollar purchase made by HKMA since 2012. ‘[H]aving regard to the on-going…

Standard Chartered Hong Kong

Standard Chartered Hong Kong

A wide range of banking products and services for business owners. With over 150 years of International experience, Standard Chartered Bank offers an expert blend of in-depth local knowledge with extensive global expertise to provide comprehensive solutions…

Hong Kong Gardens

Hong Kong Gardens

Created by Aw Boon Haw, inventor of the herbal ointment Tiger Balm, the Aw Boon Haw Gardens (or Tiger Balm Gardens) were completed in 1936. The 7-acre park in Causeway Bay’s Wan Chai District was jam-packed with life-like concrete sculptures. No central…

Hong Kong to New York flight time

Hong Kong to New York flight time

Next month Cathay will launch a daily Newark to Hong Kong nonstop flight that clocks in at 16 hours aloft, in addition to nonstop flights out of JFK and LAX. Cathay Pacific Airways has announced it will add some ultra-long distance flights from the U.S…

Hong Kong Carrboro

Hong Kong Carrboro

4 check-ins Before giving a bad review on Yelp, especially of a local business, I like to go back a few times to see if it was just an off day for their staff before making my decision. Unfortunately, after going to Hong Kong Chinese Restaurant several…

Aqua Spirit Hong Kong

Aqua Spirit Hong Kong

Hong Kong offers visitors the opportunity to experience a unique fusion of cultures where east meets west; a vibrant place where the modern blends seamlessly with tradition, therein creating a global city which is dynamic and cosmopolitan. Sublime aromas…

Hong Kong International Airport Hotels

Hong Kong International Airport Hotels

Hong Kong International Airport (IATA: HKG, ICAO: V ) is the main airport in Hong Kong. It is located on the island of Chek Lap Kok, which largely comprises land reclaimed for the construction of the airport itself. The airport is also colloquially known…

Weekend Trips from Hong Kong

Weekend Trips from Hong Kong

The poor baby was just sitting in the pouring rain and wouldn’t come underneath the small shelter where everyone else was keeping dry. This is how much it was raining! Over the weekend, I used my monthly day off to take a trip to Hong Kong! While I’m…

TBWA\ Hong Kong

TBWA\ Hong Kong

How will Asia Pacific perform at Cannes this year? In the lead up to the Festival, Campaign Brief Asia will be showcasing the work we hope will impress the judges AIDS Concern: Wake Up and Smell the Prejudice TBWA\Hong Kong In Hong Kong, prejudice towards…

Hong Kong Airlines Limited

Hong Kong Airlines Limited

Aimee Chan, Ambassador of the programme to officiate the ceremony and commend the prize winning students and participating schools for their outstanding performance title= Mr. Eddie Ng Hak-kim, SBS, JP, Secretary for Education, Mr. Yau Shing-mu, JP…

What time is it in Hong Kong?

What time is it in Hong Kong?

REUTERS / Joel Boh A Starbucks coffee cup in Hong Kong Okay, this is kind of gross. A Starbucks’ coffee shop in the heart of Hong Kong’s financial district was recently discovered to be brewing coffee with water from a parking garage bathroom faucet ever…

Exchange rate, Hong Kong

Exchange rate, Hong Kong

Hong Kong’s rise as an international gateway means millions of people will visit the city when travelling to or from Australia to Europe, the Middle East or Asia, and why not when the thriving city is the perfect step into Asia. With bi-lingual English/Cantonese…

Boston to Hong Kong flights

Boston to Hong Kong flights

Boston’s campaign to offer travelers more direct air routes to the world’s most important business destinations is preparing to add nonstop service to another key city. Cathay Pacific Airways, voted the world’s best airline by travelers this year, will…

Hong Kong Attractions

Hong Kong Attractions

Ocean Park Located on the south end of Hong Kong Island, the Ocean Park is among the top theme parks and aquariums in Southeast Asia, as well as the best marine education center, which makes it a must for families with children. With an area of 170 acres…

Hong Kong Population

Hong Kong Population

Type : Statistical Reports Title : Latest Issue : 2012 Edition Accompanying Files : Frequency : Ad hoc Language : Bilingual (Chinese and English) Enquiry : Abstract : This publication presents an updated set of population projections with the mid-2011…