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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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Help for Hong Kong tourism on the way in Paul Chan's first budget
Financial Secretary Paul Chan Mo-po is expected to waive licence fees for travel agencies, hotels and restaurants and grant extra funding for Hong Kong's tourism promotion body when he delivers his first budget on Wednesday. The measures are expected ...

Who's that 39 year old paying HK$1.4 billion for three office floors?
Ye Jianming isn't a name that rings many bells. But it will, considering what he's achieved so far in a country where the state firms take all. He is the sole private entrepreneur to win a stake in an Abu Dhabi onshore oil concession – which has a ...

Hong Kong lawmaker urges government to withdraw comment on education system's effect on student suicides
Education sector lawmaker Ip Kin-yuen called on the government to withdraw its comment that the education system was not the direct cause of student suicides, after another teenager killed himself on Tuesday. This came after four other students ...

Eastern to draw inspiration for Guangzhou clash from Hong Kong's World Cup battles with China
Hong Kong champions Eastern aim to take inspiration from the national team's heroic World Cup displays against China when they take on the big-spending champions from the mainland, Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao, in the AFC Champions League on ...

Hong Kong officials in talks with owners of historic Red House amid demolition fears
Proposals to save a historic house believed to have served as a secret base for Chinese revolutionary leader Sun Yat-sen have been raised with its owners. The Development Bureau took the step after 300 people, fearing the Red House in Tuen Mun was in ...

Tymal Mills' IPL price tag of HK$13.5 million raises profile of Hong Kong T20 Blitz
The Hong Kong T20 Blitz will boast one of the world's most expensive cricketers after England fast bowler Tymal Mills was snapped up by an Indian Premier League franchise for HK$13.5 million (£1.4 million). Mills, 24, entered his name into the IPL ...

China's Zheng ready to renew rivalry with Hong Kong as Guangzhou prepare for Eastern challenge
Hong Kong's Alessandro Leonardo vies with China's Zheng Zhi during the 2018 Fifa World Cup Qualifier match at Mong Kok Stadium last year. Photo: K.Y. Cheng. James Porteous · james.porteous@scmp.com · http://twitter.com/JamesPorteous ...

Facts, hypocrisy and the outcry over police 'abuse' in Hong Kong
This is likely to make me a target of bricks prised from Mong Kok streets but I would like to stick my middle finger at those who claim police brutality is prevalent. If they want to know what police abuse really means, try poking an umbrella, yellow ...

Worker dies after being buried alive at Hong Kong power plant
A worker died after being buried alive in three metres of what is suspected to be coal ash at a power plant on Tuesday. The victim, a man in his 50s, was one of seven workers cleaning a giant dust pool at Castle Peak Power Station on Lung Yiu Street ...

The architect family behind Hong Kong's Bank of China Tower
The iconic Bank of China Tower on Garden Road in Central is one of Hong Kong's landmark buildings – a “masterpiece” designed by well known architect I.M. Pei. Pei's son Sandi Pei Li-Chung, 67, who followed in his father's footsteps to become an ...

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