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How to Access Facebook in China

Many travelers to China are surprised to find out that they can no longer access Facebook in this country. Actually, many popular websites are blocked in China, including Google, Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and more. Fortunately people living in Hong Kong can still access those sites. If you plan to travel to Mainland China and will need to access those blocked websites, you can use proxy or... [Continue Reading]

Hong Kong Fuey

What is Hong Kong Feuy? When people search for "Hong Kong Feuy", it's quite likely that they are trying search for "Hong Kong Phooey", which is an animiated TV series in the 1970s. "Hong Kong Phooey (not Hong Kong Feuy) has 16 episodes and the main character is call Hong Kong Phooey (again, not Hong Kong Feuy). To learn more about this TV series, you can check out its Wikipedia page. [Continue Reading]

Top 7 Interesting Places To Go In Hong Kong

Hong Kong is a very busy and extremely compact city-state of China. It is one of Asia's fastest growing finance and trading center, and a gateway to mainland China. Many travelers spend one to three days here either on a stopover or business trip. Surprisingly this distinctly Chinese city has a blend of eastern and western culture as a result of past British colonization which ended in 1997.... [Continue Reading]

Hong Kong's Best Wonton Noodles

Hong Kong's local food scene is heavily dominated by wonton noodle and dim sum, which are possibly the two most popular local dishes... Visiting the city without enjoying a hearty bowl of Wonton noodle in one of the humble eateries across Central, or Wanchai, is just as unthinkable as visiting Paris without dining at a local bistro, or passing through Athens without having a Souvlaki... This... [Continue Reading]

Hong Kong Company Formation and Its Advantages

As an international metropolis with abundant information and opportunities, Hong Kong company formation gives unmatchable access to an estimated consumer market of 450 million people in southern China alone. With sound infrastructure and complete legal system of its own, it provides an advantaged financial & commercial environment to many entrepreneurs and traders. Therefore, Hong Kong is a... [Continue Reading]

Expatriate Guide to Mid Levels, Hong Kong

The Mid Levels in Hong Kong are the popular residential areas upon the slopes of Victoria Peak (or Tai Ping Shan) and "The Peak" on the north of Hong Kong Island. The Mid Levels has a long history of expatriates living on these hill sides from early British colonists escaping from the tropical heat on the lowlands to the modern-day expatriate families and professionals attracted here by the... [Continue Reading]

The Hong Kong Speech Festival: 7 Tips for Students

1. Choose your category strategically. Most students choose to compete in the very popular Solo Verse category. While this is fine, be aware that it is the most popular category in the Speech Festival. This means that there will be more students competing in each event as well as more waiting time at the competition. 2. Plan out your short-term preparation goals. The competition date seems... [Continue Reading]

Hong Kong Attractions - 7 Family Things to Do in Hong Kong

While Hong Kong is internationally famous for its shopping, dining and entertainment, not so many people are familiar with the attractions it has to offer to families with kids, which is a shame really 'cause this world-city has many family-oriented attractions, other than the obvious Disneyland. This article will take you through seven of Hong Kong's "must-do" family attractions: Hong... [Continue Reading]

Top 5 Benefits of Hong Kong Company Registration

Hong Kong is a renowned global business city, especially as a centre of financial markets. After New York and London, HK is recognized as the third largest financial hub in the world and this could improve further after Standard & Poor's rating for HK was improved to the highest triple A level rating. With a per capita GDP of approximately US$32,000 (IMF 2010 / current prices), the city's... [Continue Reading]

Hong Kong to Macau Ferry: How to Properly Plan Your Day Trip

Many of the millions of travellers who visit Hong Kong every year spare at least one day to visit neighboring Macau, where some of the world's best casinos can be found, alongside rich Sino-Portuguese heritage, impressive historic cathedrals and fabulous food... The Hong Kong to Macau ferry is the main means of transport between HK and Macau, so understanding how it works and what are the... [Continue Reading]

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BRIEF-Hopewell Holdings says hy revenue decreased to hk$3.39 billion from hk$6.64 billion
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Why Hong Kong's next chief executive will fail to unite the people
And so it begins. In the United States, the Donald Trump presidency. Here in Hong Kong, the race to Government House. One seeks to divide and rule, as the world saw in Trump's Hitler-like inauguration speech. The other – we don't yet know who – is ...

A year on, Hong Kongers reflect on the Mong Kok riot
Initially dubbed the "fishball revolution" on Twitter, the protest on Chinese New Year's Day 2016 erupted after protesters set out to defend unlicensed hawkers selling snacks such as fishballs. By Wei Du; Posted 24 Jan 2017 16:42; Updated 24 Jan 2017 ...

Hong Kong man arrested for dangerous driving after lorry hits woman, 83, in fatal accident
An elderly woman died after being hit by a lorry at a traffic-light-controlled pedestrian crossing in Tsuen Wan on Tuesday morning. Police arrested the 45-year-old driver on suspicion of dangerous driving causing death. The man was being held for ...

Man arrested in Hong Kong after video shows young son crossing road on his knees
An eight-year-old boy was pulling his ears and kneeling before crossing a busy road on his knees outside a shopping mall in Hong Kong on Monday night, prompting police to arrest his father. The alleged child abuse took place on Lam Tin Road outside Kai ...

In Hong Kong, the Lunar New Year flower market takes the pulse of the city's political climate
In the days leading up to the Lunar New Year, Hong Kong people flock to one of the new year markets in the city to buy flowers, sweets, and other traditional goods for the festival. In recent years, however, it's also become a place where people air ...

Student takes HKU Council to court over alleged vote bribes
A student has brought a judicial review challenge against the University of Hong Kong's governing council after it dismissed complaints about an electoral bribery scandal. Filing the legal challenge to the High Court on Monday, HKU law student Michael ...

Hong Kong's Kai Tak area to see bidding war among developers
The Hong Kong government's plan to add 16,000 residential units and 4.3 million sq ft of commercial space in the Kai Tak area - which will be within a 30 minute train ride to Admiralty by 2021 – is likely to stir up a fierce bidding war for land sites ...

How a weaker yuan affects Hong Kong-listed firms
Companies that derive most of their income from the China market while using Hong Kong dollar or US dollar as the accounting currency will suffer most from a weaker yuan. Photo: Reuters. Home Business Macro Economy · Ko Tin-yau - Jan 24, 2017 11: ...

Hong Kong's first Chinese police commissioner Li Kwan-ha dies at age 79
Former police commissioner Li Kwan-ha, who in 1989 became the first Chinese person to head the force, died in Queen Mary Hospital on Monday night. He was 79. Li's daughter called for an ambulance at about 8.15pm after he collapsed in the bathroom at ...

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