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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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WWII sacrifice of 'Free French' defending Hong Kong
Veteran John Siewertafter, center, who fought at Normandy during World War II, talks with French students earlier this month after a memorial service at the Stanley Military Cemetery to remember French civilians who died fighting with the Hong Kong ...

Planners reject Swire Properties' proposed enhancements to its Taikoo Place redevelopment
Swire Properties' proposed enhancements to its HK$15 billion Taikoo Place redevelopment in Quarry Bay was rejected by Hong Kong's Town Planning Board (TPB) on Friday. In its application to the TPB, the developer introduced changes to the original ...

DBS cooperating with HK regulator amid alleged customer data leak: MAS
Several members of DBS' sales team are being investigated by Hong Kong's anti-corruption agency, according to Hong Kong's Apple Daily on Thursday, for allegedly bribing department managers to get the personal data of clients. Posted 09 Dec 2016 18:23 ...

Asia Pacific|Hong Kong's Beijing-Backed Leader Says He Will Not Seek Re-election
Hong Kong's leader, Leung Chun-ying, at a summit meeting in Peru in November. He is the first Hong Kong leader to refrain from seeking re-election since the city returned to Chinese rule in 1997. Credit Ernesto Benavides/Agence France-Presse — Getty ...

Former executive councillor Ronald Arculli highlights triple challenge facing Hong Kong
Speakers at the panel discussion. From left, Francis Edwards, King Au, Ronald Arculli, SCMP business editor and moderator Eugene Tang, Albert Ng and Christine Ip. Photo: Jonathan Wong. Harminder Singh ...

Jaw-dropping rides in HK require limousine budgets, here are some
The new Bentley Bentayga costs a limousine-like HK$4.24 million and talks posh through a six-litre W12 engine but at the end of the day it is just a sports utility vehicle. However, if you really want to impress in Pedder Street – and become a somebody ...

Hong Kong's fears for its freedoms can inspire an arts and culture boom
As long as freedom of expression remains in our Basic Law and helps keep Hong Kong on the world map, the city's artistic and cultural freedoms still stand a chance of survival. Illustration: Craig Stephens. It is the best of times, it is the worst of ...

Hong Kong's divisive leader to step down amid political crisis
Leung Chun-ying has the second-lowest approval rating of any chief executive, or leader, of Hong Kong. Photograph: Anthony Wallace/AFP/Getty Images. Benjamin Haas in Hong Kong. Friday 9 December 2016 06.01 EST First published on Friday 9 ...

Hong Kong talks with Beijing over co-location of checkpoints for Guangzhou rail link at 'critical stage'
The co-location arrangement ofThe co-location arrangement would mean would mean that mainland officers would be stationed at the West Kowloon terminus and would be enforcing laws in Hong Kong. Photo: Felix Wong. Cannix Yau ...

Hong Kong regulator creates team to focus on shell companies
HONG KONG (BLOOMBERG) - Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) has established a team to investigate the creation and use of so-called shell companies, amid a focus on malfeasance and fraud by companies listed in the city. The team ...

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