• Wednesday
  • November 26, 2014
  • Last updated: 7:25pm
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Author

Search Results

Results 1 - 1 of 1 for hongkong electric

Search results

  1. Concrete legacy of tireless empire builders

    Posted Feb 11th 2006, 12:00am by Mark O'Neill

    ... imported for its construction, and was the first home in Shanghai to have air-conditioning. It was one of the most magnificent pre-war homes in Shanghai- the grand ballroom had 3,600 electric bulbs ... as the flagship hotel and China Light & Power, Hong Kong's largest electric utility. Lord Lawrence and Sir Horace ran the businesses in Hong Kong before handing them to Lawrence's son ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/536028/concrete-legacy-tireless-empire-builders

Login

SCMP.com Account

or