• Sunday
  • November 23, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:01am
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 28 for visitor attractions in hong kong

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    The ride of his life: Disney's Noble Coker on how he won Hongkongers' confidence

    Posted Jan 28th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... and promises to grow with the addition of new attractions. Coker can now walk tall. Little could have prepared him for the rocky ride he's been on since starting at Hong Kong's magic kingdom ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Theme park's vice-president of operations, Noble Coker, has seen turbulent times in the magical kingdom in Hong Kong- until now Disney chief's ride hits ...

  2. Lifestyle - Food & Wine - PROFILE

    Winemaker Michel Rolland comes to Hong Kong

    Posted Jun 06th 2014, 12:11am by Bernice Chan

    ... is being mobbed by mainland visitors, who have recognised the winemaker and want to have their pictures taken with him. "I know too many people here," he chuckles. The amiable Frenchman in his mid-60s doesn't come to Hong Kong often, but when he does, many gravitate towards him. Originally from Pomerol, Rolland has had an extremely successful career as "the flying ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Randy Yu: man of discretion with the heart of a villager

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 06:29am by FANNY W. Y. FUNG

    ... committees in Hong Kong would be unable to find members," he told the South China Morning Post, over coffee in the lounge of a five-star hotel near his Tsim Sha Tsui office. "Hong Kong has ... which would certainly put him in the socioeconomic elite in Hong Kong. He can be described as a business executive, green group organiser, academic and heritage conservationist. He is a board ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Li Fei's tough talk on reform: speaking his mind or toeing the line?

    Posted Sep 08th 2014, 06:05am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... or toeing the line? In the week since Beijing set down strict restrictions on electoral reform in Hong Kong, one man's stern defence of the central government's ruling has made him ... after being sent to explain Beijing's decision in Hong Kong. Watch: Protesters and lawmakers react to Beijing's dictum on leadership reform On the opposition camp, he said: "Some ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Saturation point- for the trains and for Leung's man Cheung Chi-kong

    Posted May 26th 2014, 05:31am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... adviser Cheung Chi-kong is not one to back down. But over the weekend he was forced into an embarrassing apology for claiming that a record number of workers- not mainland visitors- was to blame ... of employees [in Hong Kong] has risen by more than 100,000 over the past two years." The remarks come at a time when some 40 million mainlanders visit Hong Kong every year- a number ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    How ex-Observatory chief Lam Chiu-ying has become an unlikely scourge of the establishment

    Posted Oct 21st 2013, 04:53am by Tony Cheung

    ... views to the press, Lam set up a Facebook group called "Hong Kong country parks are my breathing space" on September 20, which has attracted support from more than 17,100 people. ... are Hong Kong people's common garden. "To many people, especially low-wage earners, making a living in the city is suffocating, debilitating and hardly bearable. But our spacious country ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Pulling out of the news business: Tony Tsoi

    Posted Aug 04th 2014, 04:54am by NG KANG-CHUNG

    ... is a smart businessman. He is always energetic and has a lot of creative ideas. He knows how to make money." Born in Hong Kong, Tsoi was educated in Canada, graduating in business administration ... While the company is listed and based in Hong Kong, its main manufacturing hub is in Heyuan, Guangdong, and Tsoi, who joined in 2005, frequently travels to the mainland for business. What's ...

  8. Magazines - Style - PROFILE

    Head for heights

    Posted Oct 05th 2012, 12:00am

    ... age- he was born in Paris, spent his teenage years in the West Indies and lived in cities including Cannes and Beijing before settling in Hong Kong in 2008. "Since my childhood, I have ... going back to my roots, and taking my fiancée with me. It's like time has stopped with the deserted beaches and delicious organic food. It's a welcome break from a city like Hong Kong ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Democrat ready to build on public's victory in Macau

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 05:20am by JEFFIE LAM

    ... years." Born in Macau, Sou formed his political philosophy by observing Hong Kong and Taiwan. "I first became interested in politics when I watched the debate of Hong Kong's Legislative ... of protesters outside the Legislative Assembly, the 22-year-old sensed that times were changing. The event- which attracted a broadly apolitical cross-section of society- was the culmination of a series ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - PROFILE

    Antony Leung: a man of faith ready for a big comeback?

    Posted May 05th 2014, 05:01am by Tony Cheung

    ... of recession-beating relief measures and potential civil-service pay cuts to tackle a deficit- helped boost Leung's popularity to his personal record of 65.4 points out of 100 in a University of Hong Kong ... of US-based private equity giant Blackstone; his portfolio also included chairing the Hong Kong branch of Heifer International, a global charity dedicated to ending poverty and hunger, since 2005. ...




SCMP.com Account