6 hrs ago
Put the honk into Honkers
Hurtling down Hong Kong's hair-raising Peak in a Mini Cooper with my 82-year-old father strapped firmly in the back seat was not for the faint-hearted.
11 hrs ago
Top 5 most expensive streets in the world
Ever wonder where the ultra-rich live? A list of world's most expensive streets has been revealed by Billionaire, a sister company of ultra high net worth intelligence firm Wealth-X.
22 hrs ago
Hong Kong Confirms A Second H7N9 Bird Flu Case
A mainlander aged 80 who lives in the boarding city of Shenzhen tested positive for H7N9 in a Hong Kong hospital on Friday while seeking treatment for a chronic illness, the government said late yesterday.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
China: Aloft Hotels Makes Landmark Debut in Dalian, the "Hong Kong of the North"
Aloft Dalian brings Leading-edge Style, Forward Thinking Innovation and Vibrant Social Scene to the Financial Center of Northeast China ) today announced the debut of its sizzling Aloft brand in Dalian, the financial center and leading port city of northeast China.
South China Morning Post
Hong Kong people must not accept electoral reform farce
Rimsky Yuen Kwok-keung, Secretary for Justice; Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor and Raymond Tam Chi-yuen, Secretary for Constitutional and Mainland Affairs attend a press conference as the government launched a five-month public consultation on political reform.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Wall Street Journal
Hong Kong's Posh 'Peak' Gets Steep
The sale of two homes in Hong Kong's prestigious Peak neighborhood is sending real-estate prices to new heights-despite government efforts to dampen the market.
Sprint Up Skyscrapers and See the World with 'Vertical Marathons'
Lace up your runners and stretch out your hamstrings because though it might be winter outside, we have a good reason to keep up your fitness through the season and throw in some travel as well.
No H7N9 bird flu infections found in Shenzhen
Thanks to Lucie Lecomte for sending the link to this December 5 report in Shenzhen Daily : No H7N9 bird flu infections found in Shenzhen .
Wed Dec 04, 2013
HCAA Announces Chinese Language Interpretation Guide to the USALI
The Hotel Controllers and Accountants Association of Hong Kong is pleased to announce the release of the Chinese language version of the Hong Kong Guide to the 10th Edition of the Uniform System of Accounts for the Lodging Industry .
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Voice of America
Biden to Discuss China ADIZ in Beijing
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is meeting with top Chinese officials in Beijing Wednesday to discuss sensitive bilateral and regional issues.
China Welcoming Even More Luxury Hotels.
Exclusive Feature: China: It's the country that keeps on giving to the luxury traveler; it's been a few years since China first saw the first wave of luxury hotels open, and the momentum hasn't slowed down.
Hong Kong: CHP's response to H7N9
A spokesman for the Centre for Health Protection of the Department of Health today provided an update on the first confirmed human case of avian influenza A in Hong Kong affecting a woman aged 36. "The Serious Response Level under the Government's Preparedness Plan for Influenza Pandemic has been activated while the CHP's epidemiological ... (more)
Dr. Mackay and others on the Hong Kong H7N9 case
"We might not expect that this case is the only infection" in Shenzhen, said Ben Cowling, associate professor of infectious disease epidemiology at the University of Hong Kong's School of Public Health.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
The Miami Herald
Hong Kong reports 1st case of H7N9 bird flu
Hong Kong has reported its first case of the H7N9 bird flu strain, in a possible sign the virus is spreading beyond mainland China since it first emerged there earlier this year.
Hong Kong's First Human Case of Bird Flu
Hong Kong confirmed its first case of deadly H7N9 bird flu on Monday in a further sign that the virus is continuing to spread beyond mainland China's borders.
Heart of darkness
A struggling poet wanders around a city riddled with crime and ruin in a desperate attempt to find his missing wife.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Relax in fast-paced Hong Kong
Tourists pose in front of a bronze statue of the late kung fu legend Bruce Lee on the waterfront facing Hong Kong island.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
85 injured in Hong Kong ferry crash
News24's Lauren Hess returned from the devastated Philippines after covering a South African team's rescue mission.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Global Showbiz Briefs: BT Nets NBA Games; Comedy Central Has New...
Britain's aggressive BT Sport has closed a multi-year, multi-platform deal with the NBA for up to 200 games a season including regular and playoff action.
Trip Tips: Relax in fast-paced Hong Kong with great food, stunning hikes
Gleaming skyscrapers, Michelin-starred noodle stalls, secluded beaches and a buzzing party scene all make Hong Kong the perfect place to experience the best of East meets West.