• Friday
  • November 28, 2014
  • Last updated: 11:32pm
Hong Kong




Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords


Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 537 for tourism in hong kong

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    City scope: here be Hong Kong dragons

    Posted Aug 26th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Kong Tourism Board to turn the Hong Kong Dragon Boat Festival into the huge tourist attraction it is now. This apparently resulted in the Hong Kong festival's main races being held ... Tinnie Chow in New York Tinnie Chow in New York Here be Hong Kong dragons With the thundering of drums, the muscular sportsmen and women, the nods to Chinese culture and the team ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Ted Thomas

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:14am by Madeleine Fitzpatrick

    ... I could talk about them intelligently. I was in the Mediterranean for three years or so. Then I was sent to Hong Kong, I was working for naval intelligence. The year was 1955; I was 23. ... a coast-watching organisation with five radar stations around Hong Kong; we checked every ship going up to China along the Pearl River. I'd been sent here to catch one or two very famous people who ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: bad air days

    Posted Nov 18th 2012, 12:00am by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie Hong Kong's piercingly blue winter skies may be a memory but today's brown fog is still considered fresh by some visitors, writes Jason Wordie Bad air days Recent weeks have seen abundant pollution- of one form or another- steadily wafting down to Hong Kong from the north. If evidence from previous years offers any indication, this trend will continue ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: busy bodies

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 09:59pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Jason Wordie Think tanks- in various guises- have long operated in Hong Kong, with varying levels of efficacy, writes Jason Wordie Busy bodies As what passes for serious debate on who can (or cannot) stand for selection – sorry, election – to be Hong Kong’s chief executive in 2017 gets bogged down in petty, intransigent detail, “think tanks” are regaining prominence, and more ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Trey Lee Chui-yee

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 09:59pm by Oliver Chou

    ... Oliver Chou oliver.chou@scmp.com The Hong Kong-born cellist tells Oliver Chou how he flirted with careers in banking and archaeology before rediscovering his first love, music Trey Lee ... emigrated from Hong Kong, but we were ahead of that and we did it for music education. Life at Juilliard was very competitive. Though it was once a week, we sacrificed our Saturdays for all-day, ...

  6. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 09:59pm

    ... Mark Peters Jack Black, actor, comedian and one half of the cultish rock-comedy duo Tenacious D, will headline Clockenflap’s main stage next Sunday, bringing Hong Kong’s premier music ... … The Yemen-born, the stand-up comedian’s Force Majeure show – performed in multiple languages – is currently touring the globe, with rumours of a Hong Kong date early next year. Describing his linguistic ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: all rise

    Posted Nov 22nd 2014, 09:59pm by Kylie Knott

    ... Kylie Knott Kylie Knott All rise Hong Kong's bread "scene" has been rising over the past few years and Bread Show is the latest addition to the doughy landscape. On the busy border of Wan Chai and Causeway Bay, this carb den lures in customers with wacky free samples that are bad for the waistline but brilliant at helping with the decision-making process- Bread Show ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Rant: between a rock and a workplace

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 08:48pm by Kylie Knott

    ... women. Females who hold top positions in corporate Hong Kong must also contend with an above average gender pay gap (globally, women's salaries lag their male counterparts by 16 per cent but in Hong Kong, women, on average, are paid 20 per cent less than men). And then there's the appalling amount of maternity leave new mothers are entitled to- a measly 10 weeks at full pay. ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: unnatural selection

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 08:48pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Equal pay for equal work, nevertheless, remains a relatively recent phenomenon in Hong Kong, as in much of the developed world. Historical evidence of this is uncompromising; societies that (for ... in unwanted infants as a form of saving life. Money, nevertheless, had changed hands, so ultimately the mui tsai practice was a form of slavery. Legal purchase and sale of children continued in Hong ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Something new: technology in teak

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 08:48pm by Kathy Gao

    ... Kathy Gao Kathy Gao Technology in teak Diamanté Hello Kitty cases; USB sticks that provide extra power and camera lens add-ons; there is a seemingly endless array of accessories that can be used to mod-up a mobile device these days. But what about something a little more eco-friendly? Hong Kong-based ETEAQ has just launched a sleek line of smartphone and tablet cases and stands ...




SCMP.com Account