• Wednesday
  • October 22, 2014
  • Last updated: 11:29am
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 51 - 60 of 278146 for transport in hong kong

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong

    CY Leung: 'Democracy would see poorer people dominate Hong Kong vote'

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 08:42am by Agence France-Presse

    ... that free elections were impossible. Demonstrators have paralysed parts of Hong Kong with mass rallies and road blockades for more than three weeks, in one of the biggest challenges to Beijing’s ... the electoral process.  “If it’s entirely a numbers game and numeric representation, then obviously you’d be talking to the half of the people in Hong Kong who earn less than US$1,800 a month ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - POLITICS

    Hong Kong's High Court orders protesters off roads in Mong Kok and Admiralty

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 04:33am by Staff Reporters

    ... Kong government to deal with the situation, so I think we should try our very best … to stay that way," he was quoted as saying. "Challenging myself, challenging the Hong Kong government, at these difficult times will do no one any service, will do Hong Kong's high degree of autonomy no service." The Court of First Instance yesterday granted three injunctions- two ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - MY TAKE

    Let Hong Kong, not Beijing, deal with democracy protesters

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 04:49am by Alex Lo

    ... Alex Lo alex lo@scmp.com Let Hong Kong deal with the protests If Beijing really trusts Leung Chun-ying and his government, it should seriously consider stopping its micro-management ... in the response to the unrest. As a result, the Hong Kong government is increasingly toeing the party line; over the weekend it alleged that the Occupy movement is funded and manipulated by "external ...

  4. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture

    Translators battle bad subtitles that lead to poor perception of Hong Kong films

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 10:41am by ALAN YU

    ... Alan Yu alan.yu@scmp.com Lost for words Sometimes subtitles for a movie can turn out so spectacularly wrong- English speaking fans of 1980s and '90s Hong Kong cinema surely can name ... absolutely affects how a movie is received, especially if you're taking it to an international film festival," says Kenneth Ip Kin-hang, chair of the Hong Kong Academy for Performing ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Austria banks on spirit of innovation to forge deeper ties with Hong Kong

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:29am by CLAUDIA REINPRECHT

    ... Claudia Reinprecht Claudia Reinprecht notes opportunities for collaboration from business to cultural development Austria banks on spirit of innovation to forge deeper ties with Hong Kong This year marks a special anniversary: 160 years since Austria was first represented in Hong Kong by a consul appointed by the then Austrian emperor Francis Joseph. This heralded the start ...

  6. Property - Hong Kong & China - LABOUR

    Rising Hong Kong construction costs require creative approach, says consultancy

    Posted Oct 21st 2014, 06:33pm by Peggy Sito

    ... building costs in Hong Kong show no sign of abating, with construction inflation consistently exceeding the city's overall inflation rate, consultants say. With the sector struggling to find ... an executive director of international construction consultancy Langdon & Seah. Construction inflation in Hong Kong in 2013 was 9 per cent for building works and 7 per cent for civil engineering ...

  7. Comment - Letters

    Hong Kong is extended rights that the rest of China has not been granted

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:52am by LETTERS

    ... HK is extended rights that the rest of China has not been granted I am disappointed with the students who represent Hong Kong's future. The past few weeks have seen them act ... and like a child, spoiled by years of favouritism, our Hong Kong students have thrown a tantrum over a perceived failure by the mainland to deliver on a promise that has been misinterpreted ...

  8. Business - Economy

    Hong Kong needs to end sense of drift and embrace opportunities in the world

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 05:31am by KEVIN TAYLOR

    ... attitude and embrace opportunities Where has Hong Kong's celebrated "can do" attitude gone? There was a time when our city's businesses were famous around the world for their entrepreneurialism and confidence. Now it seems, as Hong Kong enters yet another turning point in its history. there is increasing uncertainty about this great city's role not only within China, ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - BUSINESS

    New Hong Kong 'sweet shoppe' hopes to draw on expats' childhood memories

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 04:06am by TIMMY SUNG

    ... that can't be found anywhere else in Hong Kong- from rhubarb and custard, strawberry bon and black death pips. Mr Simms Olde Sweet Shoppe, on Lyndhurst Terrace, described as "a traditional purveyor of British confectionery", opened its doors on Thursday. The Hong Kong venture is the franchise's first outside Britain and Ireland. Raymond Shuai Sai-wai, the director of Mr ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - COMMUNITY

    Hong Kong's expat advice phone line going silent after 40 years

    Posted Oct 22nd 2014, 04:06am by ALICE WOODHOUSE

    ... after 40 years A telephone advice centre for expatriates in Hong Kong is set to close at the end of this month after 40 years in operation, as call numbers have declined amid online competition. ... in Hong Kong. A panel of volunteer lawyers gave free legal advice on rental contracts, divorce lawyers and employment law. One memorable question posed by a caller was where to buy a live goat ...




SCMP.com Account