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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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Disney Offers to Increase Share of Hong Kong Disneyland Expansion Cost
Walt Disney is expected to increase its share of the cost of expanding Hong Kong Disneyland and to end up owning a larger share of the theme park. In documents submitted this week to Hong Kong's legislature (Legco) Disney has agreed to equally split ...

Occupy leaders make first Hong Kong court appearance flanked by 100 supporters with yellow umbrellas
Nine leaders and key protesters of the 2014 Occupy movement charged for their roles in the 79-day demonstration made their first court appearance on Thursday morning, flanked by more than 100 supporters holding yellow umbrellas and banners ...

A competition regulator is the only hope for Hong Kong
One balmy summer's day in June 1973, a taxi drew up at the west gate of Kai Tak airport and out climbed a senior police officer in the full brass of rank, his uniform adorned with bravery ribbons. The gate constable recoiled at his airside pass and ...

Hong Kong mini-storage operators complied with only 5 per cent of fire hazard notices issued, Legco finds
Out of 2,548 fire hazard notices issued by authorities to mini-storage operators till February, only 117 – less than 5 per cent – were complied with, according to a Legislative Council finance committee paper. The revelation came about nine months ...

Hong Kong toy tycoon still game for a new enterprise at the age of 93
There is no better way to flash the city's can-do spirit than launching a business start-up at the age of 90. Lam Leung-tim, a veteran toy industrialist with many accolades under his belt since launching his famous yellow rubber ducks nearly 70 years ...

HK$350 million proposed for struggling Hong Kong Disneyland by ...
HK$350 million proposed for struggling Hong Kong Disneyland by ...

Hong Kong has a lot of catching up to do: Carrie Lam
Hong Kong Chief Executive-elect Carrie Lam greeting the director of Beijing's liaison office in Hong Kong, Mr Zhang Xiaoming, during her visit yesterday. Beside them is the office's deputy director Yin Xiaojing. Mrs Lam said Hong Kong has "lost a few ...

Carrie Lam among those at mass for jailed former Hong Kong leader
Hong Kong's incoming leader was among hundreds who attended a mass specially celebrated last night for the former chief executive jailed for corruption. The one-hour service for Donald Tsang Yam-kuen, now serving a 20-month jail term, was held at the ...

Profit at Hong Kong broadcaster TVB drops 62 per cent amid economic slow down
Television Broadcasts announced on Wednesday net profit plunged 62 per cent last year amid a lingering economic slowdown in Hong Kong and lower advertising revenue, sparked by sluggish retail sales. The city's premier free-to-air terrestrial television ...

Hong Kong care home accused of lying over sex assaults
The mother of a seven-year-old girl who was sexually assaulted twice by a nine-year-old boy in a Kwai Chung care home has accused the facility of lying to cover up its gross negligence. She also called on the government to tell the truth and find out ...

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