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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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Pass a law to prevent Beijing from interfering in Hong Kong affairs, Chief Exec. hopeful Woo suggests
Chief Executive candidate and retired judge Woo Kwok-hing has suggested passing a law to prohibit the Chinese government from intervening in Hong Kong's internal affairs. In a social media post on Sunday, Woo said Hongkongers should consider ...

Employers step up fight to prevent reform of Hong Kong pension fund
Hong Kong's biggest business chambers ramped up pressure on Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying, on the eve of his swansong policy address, against abolishing the controversial practice of allowing employers to use the money they put into workers' ...

Fearful mother tells of HK$1.5m 'donation' to top school
A couple's fear that their young daughter would not be accepted into an elite international school led them to pay HK$1.5 million in false “donations”, a court heard. On the second day of the trial of Chu Lau-ying – a former employee of Harrow ...

Hong Kong property has become a sunset industry for Li Ka-shing
Li Ka-shing's game plan is seldom questioned. Cheung Kong Property Holdings' return to the non-real estate business with its largest ever bid in the Australian energy business is an exception. Didn't he say a better delineation from the non-real estate ...

Elderly Hong Kong woman dead, coach driver arrested following hit-and-run in Kwun Tong
Police have arrested a coach driver in Wan Chai following a fatal hit-and-run in Kwun Tong on Tuesday, which left an elderly woman dead. The woman was struck outside the Tai On Building in the southbound lane of Hong Ning Road shortly before 2pm, ...

How a simple app just made dining out a much easier experience for Hong Kong's visually impaired
Hongkongers with visual impairments can now independently order their meals at select restaurants across the city, thanks to a new app released on Tuesday by the Hong Kong Blind Union. The smartphone and tablet app, called Tap My Dish, lists restaurant ...

Mo's claim to help Almababy deliver a knockout punch
Perhaps it's a case of sending a boy on a man's errand but claimer Dylan Mo Hin-tung has a knockout chance taking on some slick dirt sprinters in the Penfold Park Handicap (1,200m) on the all-weather on Wednesday night at Sha Tin. Trainer Me Tsui Yu ...

Enter the Shamrock: Hong Kong hosts Film Ireland showcase
Hong Kong is the city that gifted us the violent visual poetry of John Woo and his black-suited face-offs, the balletic martial arts thrills of Bruce Lee, and the surreal hip love stories of Wong Kar-wai. James Bond, Batman and Suzie Wong have all ...

Plans for Hong Kong's controversial Palace Museum project revealed
FactWire has acquired the layout plan of West Kowloon Cultural District's Palace Museum project, which reveals the exterior design and allocation of facilities of the eight-level premises. The West Kowloon Cultural District Authority (WKCDA) launched a ...

Mongolians arrested after shoplifting spree in Tsim Sha Tsui
Two Mongolian nationals, aged between 34 and 41, were arrested on Sunday after they were caught red-handed during an apparent shoplifting spree in Tsim Sha Tsui. The thieves, a man and his female companion, were apprehended outside an H&M store ...

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