• Saturday
  • August 23, 2014
  • Last updated: 5:28pm
Hong Kong




Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 2308 for visitor attractions in hong kong

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Police target under-age drinkers

    Posted Sep 05th 2010, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney Under-age drinkers have been warned to stay out of Wan Chai as police crack down on young revellers. Police say young drinkers- some just 14 years old- are moving from Lan Kwai Fong convenience stores to the much earthier Lockhart Road and are ...

  2. Parent criticises police over bar stampede

    Posted Sep 12th 2010, 12:00am by John Carney

    ... John Carney Police have been criticised over a raid on a Wan Chai bar filled with under-age drinkers that resulted in a stampede of fleeing teenagers tumbling down a flight of stairs. Police with dogs raid the Vertigo Ultralounge bar on the 26th floor of ...

  3. Annual HK book fair attracts great interest

    Posted Jul 21st 2004, 12:00am by Andy Chen

    ... that sales of books on Hong Kong politics had fallen. The fair's organiser, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council, estimated the event could attract 400,000 visitors. There were 427,681 ... OAKES LU and ANDY CHENG Updated at 6.00pm: The territory's largest book fair- The 15th Hong Kong Book Fair- began on Wednesday, attracting some 3,200 book lovers in its first hour, ...

  4. Finalists present visions of HK harbourside bliss

    Posted Sep 21st 2007, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... consultation on the new Central waterfront, with prizes of HK$1 million. It attracted 82 entries from Hong Kong and the mainland, as well as Indonesia, France, Spain, the Netherlands, the United States ... Colleen Lee Sipping a cup of Chinese tea by the Central waterfront or strolling in a 'Central Park of Hong Kong' in the city's financial hub could become reality ...

  5. Taxpayer to foot bill for fireworks

    Posted Dec 20th 2011, 12:00am

    ... That led to a frenzied search for new sponsors by the Hong Kong Tourism Board, Anthony Lau Chun-hon, the board's executive director, said yesterday. 'Time was tight, so my colleagues had ... withdrawal, Lau said the board was determined to continue putting the show on because 'it is worth it'. 'The amount of media coverage it gets every year will help promote Hong Kong ...

  6. Artists explore their aural fixation

    Posted May 20th 2012, 12:00am

    ... the canvas-covered halls of the four-day fair, which closes today. With record crowds, the fair- now in its fifth year- cemented Hong Kong's status as a global arts hub. It hosted more than 260 ... and Hong Kong. His recordings feature whispered conversations over a painting or sculpture, the sounds of video art and even the buzz of machinery. 'I'm trying to make people drift ...

  7. Australia, UK institutes in push to attract locals

    Posted Aug 18th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... will be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (Hall 5A) in Wan Chai from tomorrow until Sunday. It will feature 100 leading schools, colleges and universities from Down Under. Australia's clean, friendly and multicultural environment, and its lower cost of living, have made it a highly popular destination for Hong Kong students. Qualified counsellors will be on hand ...

  8. Talkback

    Posted Apr 03rd 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Have you had trouble finding clothes in your size in HK? Is this a trick question? It drives me crazy! I have been in Hong Kong for 12 years and totally understand the struggle women have ... and we have been inundated with women who also complain that they can't find clothes in Hong Kong. It is so great to see the media bringing to the attention of the public ...

  9. HK's National Day float lacked creative zest

    Posted Oct 03rd 2009, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The National Day parade was awe-inspiring, but our city's HK$3.3 million float proved to be a dud. For a costly creation that was supposed to showcase Hong Kong's creativity, ... Suk-yee described some of the models of buildings as being like paper offerings for the dead. Wong Ting-kwong of the Democratic Alliance for the Betterment and Progress of Hong Kong thought ...

  10. Olympic visa curbs put visitors off the game

    Posted Jun 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Nick Gentle

    ... difficult to go back and forth between Hong Kong and Macau. 'The immigration guys know what is going on, so they are making it harder for us,' she said. Several of her colleagues had left the city as a result. The Immigration Department denied there was any deliberate targeting of Filipinos. 'When people come into Hong Kong we only concentrate on the purpose of their visit, ...




SCMP.com Account