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  1. News - Hong Kong - PROPERTY

    Lack of hostel space in Hong Kong forces non-local students into rental market

    Posted Feb 21st 2013, 12:00am by Joyce Ng

    ... of campus hostel places. The students are putting pressure on the market as they compete with locals, yet they have been overlooked by the high-level committee that is formulating the city's ... to a lawmaker's question. This year there are 82,169 full-time students, local and overseas, at the eight universities but only 33,566 hostel places are available, according to the bureau. Roy Choi, ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1154952/lack-hostel-space-forces-mainland-students-rental-market
  2. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Tycoon Lee Shau-kee gives away more land- this time for a planned hostel

    Posted Nov 22nd 2013, 05:23am by Stuart Lau

    ... that could accommodate 6,000 homes, including 5,000 Home Ownership Scheme subsidised flats and 1,000 youth-hostel spaces. The location could be disclosed in two months, Lee said. He dismissed ... Stuart Lau stuart.lau@scmp.com Lee Shau-kee rejects claims his donations are designed to raise value of adjacent farmland Tycoon gives away more land for hostel plan Property tycoon Lee ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1362262/tycoon-lee-shau-kee-gives-away-more-land-time-planned-hostel
  3. News - Hong Kong - NEW TERRITORIES

    Hong Kong government urged to allow 'flexible' operation of hostels for hikers

    Posted Nov 04th 2013, 06:09am by CHEUNG CHI-FAI

    ... Call for Flexibility on village hostels Villagers should be given flexibility in running businesses like bed-and-breakfast hostels in their countryside properties, an operator and a conservationist say. The call came after a couple offering bed space to hikers in Sam A Tsuen in Plover Cove country park in the northeastern New Territories were fined HK$10,000 last month for illegally ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1346912/hong-kong-government-urged-allow-flexible-operation-hostels-hikers
  4. News - Hong Kong - DEVELOPMENT

    Hostel brings new life to old estate

    Posted Oct 22nd 2013, 04:32am by Candy Chan

    ... Candy Chan Candy.chan@scmp.com Revamped building offers good value for guests and a glimpse of city's history for all who visit Hostel brings new life to old estate A stay at the city's newest youth hostel in a revitalised Shek Kip Mei estate will cost as little as HK$300 a night, the Youth Hostel Association said yesterday. Announcing its rates for the hostel ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1336756/hostel-brings-new-life-old-estate
  5. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    HK universities short of living space as they cope with double enrolment

    Posted Sep 19th 2012, 12:00am by Linda Yeung

    ... Linda Yeung linda.yeung@scmp.com Deficit of about 5,000 hostel places revealed, as campuses cope with twice their usual intake Universities short of living space Universities are about ... limited space and some students may have to go to distant areas for a hostel place," Cheng said. The University of Science and Technology, Baptist University and City University are looking ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1040152/hk-universities-short-living-space-they-cope-double-enrolment
  6. News - Hong Kong

    New rules will force private hostels for the disabled to close

    Posted Apr 23rd 2013, 12:00am by Colleen Lee

    ... Colleen Lee colleen.lee@scmp.com Thousands of disabled are forced into private hostels because there are too few public ones, yet new rules mean many will have to close Battling a government that doesn't care enough More than 4,000 Hongkongers call private hostels for disabled people home. They're a place of safety, bringing together people with special needs who may ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1220902/new-rules-will-force-private-hostels-disabled-close
  7. News - China - CHANGING FACES

    Taiwanese martial arts fan shares his passion with hostel guests and staff

    Posted Jun 22nd 2014, 04:39am by PHOENIX KWONG

    ... Phoenix Kwong Fly by Knight allows Daniel Huang to pursue his passion and open China's culture to the world Spreading martial arts through a hostel takeover A decade ago, a passion ... of his tours. But it was the capital, a city that attracts people from all around the world, that became more of a base four years ago when he founded the Fly By Knight Courtyard Hostel ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/china/article/1537994/taiwanese-martial-arts-fan-shares-his-passion-hostel-guests-and-staff
  8. Comment - Letters

    Officials must explain plan to turn schools into hostels

    Posted Oct 13th 2012, 12:00am by STAFF

    ... lack of international school space in Hong Kong is well known. I fail to understand the logic of turning schools (operating or vacant) into hostels rather than find measures to make sure all ... Urgent need for clarity on plan to replace schools with hostels I am a parent of two daughters who study at the International Montessori School in Tin Hau and wish to echo the concerns ...

    http://www.scmp.com/comment/letters/article/1059929/officials-must-explain-plan-turn-schools-hostels
  9. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    HKU faces dorm room shortage as hostel delayed

    Posted Aug 24th 2012, 12:00am by Olga Wong

    ... Olga Wong,Dennis Chong and Kristie Wong Just weeks before start of new academic year, university makes urgent appeal for staff to share their homes after delay in completion of hostel HKU ... in completion of the university's new hostel. The call, which went out this week, has prompted questions from staff and students about its likely effectiveness and why it was made only weeks before ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1022158/hku-faces-dorm-room-shortage-hostel-delayed
  10. Young renters may have limited time in 'hostels'

    Posted Oct 15th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Joyce Ng joyce.ng@scmp.com Young, single people renting a home in the hostels proposed in the policy address may have to save money and move out in five years, the home affairs minister said yesterday. The 'hostel' idea, announced by Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen on Wednesday, is seen as a move to appease young protesters who are getting more vocal on social ...

    http://www.scmp.com/article/981956/young-renters-may-have-limited-time-hostels

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