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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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Car, bodyguards for former Hong Kong leader Donald Tsang raise questions
Disgraced former Hong Kong leader Donald Tsang Yam-kuen has received support from an unlikely quarter amid concerns that official protocol rules may have been breached by a government decision to provide him with a car and driver at the public's ...

Hong Kong woman with rare genetic disease dies following emotional appeal to lawmakers for drug subsidies
A Hong Kong woman with a rare genetic disease has died, just slightly over a week after she told lawmakers that she “didn't want to die” during her appeal to get a new but expensive medication subsidised. A patients' group has confirmed that single ...

Singer Agnes Chan never received invitation to join new Hong Kong cabinet, media personality says
Man Cheuk-fei, a former University of Hong Kong council member and founder of online media site Master Insight, told the Post on Saturday that Chan, in an interview with him, told him that she met chief executive-elect Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor during ...

'One country, two systems' for Hong Kong could be scrapped if it is used to confront Beijing, official says
The “one country, two systems” policy under which Hong Kong is guaranteed a high degree of autonomy for 50 years may be scrapped if it becomes a tool to confront Beijing, the legal chief of the central government's liaison office in the city warned on ...

How Japan's criminal gangs are making a fortune from gold bought in Hong Kong
Police in southern Japan are still searching for a gang of three men who pulled off a daring daylight robbery earlier this month, a crime that netted them Y364 million (US$3.2 million) that was to be used in a gold deal and simultaneously highlighted ...

Greater protection needed for Hong Kong's sexual minorities ...
Greater protection needed for Hong Kong's sexual minorities ...

Creative Hongkongers cash in on city's problems, profiting from housing squeeze and even recycling
More and more Hongkongers have become increasingly disillusioned with politics and many more are complaining that it's tough to live and work in the city due to high rents and low salaries. But no matter how hard things get, Hongkongers will always ...

Hong Kong students design space-saving storage for planes
It's an age-old dilemma for long-haul fliers: how can you keep your precious belongings close, while giving your legs enough space to stretch? A group of undergraduate students from the University of Hong Kong's department of mechanical engineering ...

How Hong Kong background of Fifa's latest corrupt official came in useful as he funnelled bribes back to city
The United States' worldwide investigation into corruption in football has claimed its first victim in Asia – and Richard Lai's extensive links to Hong Kong proved useful as he funnelled bribes to accounts back in the city where he was raised. Lai, a ...

Don't bet on cheaper power bills: Hong Kong officials can't promise 5 per cent cut
Hong Kong households are not guaranteed lower electricity bills even though the government has moved to limit the power companies' earnings, the acting environmental minster said. Undersecretary for environment Christine Loh Kung-wai told the ...

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