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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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Robotic endoscope pioneered by Hong Kong scientists offers radical treatment
An endoscope jointly invented by scientists at Chinese University will go deeper into the body, slashing the time it takes for a check-up and allowing more precise treatment, with nanorobots delivering drugs or collecting samples. The 10mm-wide ...

Pro-government Hong Kong lawmakers join call for controversial school test to be scrapped
Thirty-three lawmakers jointly called on the administration to scrap unpopular compulsory tests for Primary Three pupils in a rare show of cross-party co-operation on Wednesday. The united front came a day after Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying publicly ...

Chefs in Hong Kong redefine the power lunch
Stealing away from the office for lunch is often a luxury in our hectic corporate culture, and power lunches no longer stretch into the afternoons on unrestrained budgets. But power lunches have not completely disappeared. They have evolved from the ...

HNA's listed arm proposes HK$9.26b rights issue to fund Kai Tak land purchases
Hong Kong International Construction Investment Management Group, a listed unit of HNA Group, has proposed a two-for-one rights issue to raise about HK$9.26 billion to fund the acquisition of two land sites on the city's former airport that it bought ...

Hong Kong convicts two for ivory on radiocarbon dating
A Hong Kong court has convicted two men for illegal possession of ivory chopsticks after radiocarbon dating proved it was produced after 1990 and therefore unlawful, local media reported. Hong Kong, a key hub for the ivory trade and manufacturing, ...

BRIEF-Pioneer Global Group buys 20 pct stake in InterContinental, Hong Kong
Reuters is the news and media division of Thomson Reuters. Thomson Reuters is the world's largest international multimedia news agency, providing investing news, world news, business news, technology news, headline news, small business news, news ...

Hong Kong escalator investigation reveals key driving components 'all broken': Report
Initial investigations into the escalator malfunction in a Hong Kong shopping mall have found that key components were broken and a safety device had malfunctioned. Posted 29 Mar 2017 15:00; Updated 29 Mar 2017 15:11. Screengrab of a video showing ...

Hong Kong architect Belinda Ho on the challenges of building sustainably in the city
Belinda Ho, the principal architect at Musa, has worked on high-profile Hong Kong projects such as Tamar and the Kai Tak cruise terminal. What drew you to architecture? “I hopped on a plane at 18 to brave it out in the world. While staying with my ...

Hong Kong broadcaster i-Cable 'may lay off two-thirds of staff' as part of investor request
Pay television and broadband service provider i-Cable Communications may on Wednesday lay off up to two-thirds of staff to keep its struggling business afloat, as requested by a potential investor, a trade union member has said. The company said it had ...

Offend it like Beckham: England star upsets Hong Kong with '48 hours in China' comment
David Beckham has scored an own goal on Facebook after upsetting Hong Kongers by lumping their city in with China - then annoyed mainlanders when he tried to fix his mess. The former England star planted his foot firmly in his mouth after a visit to ...

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