• Thursday
  • July 24, 2014
  • Last updated: 9:16am
Hong Kong

Humidity 

UV 

Pollution 

Refine Your Search

Sort by

Related Keywords

Search Results

Results 1 - 10 of 234 for tourism in hong kong

Related topics matching your search

Search results

  1. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    One million people visit Hong Kong book fair in record turnout

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 03:59am by Amy Nip

    ... week-long Book Fair saw a record high turnout of more than a million people, up from 980,000 last year. An hour before the doors closed on the annual fair at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition ... the film adaptation of which will hit the cinemas next week, sold out in days. He said sales remained similar to last year. Watch: Crowds descend on Hong Kong's annual book fair Major ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1557314/hong-kong-book-fair-visitors-hit-1m-event-draws-close
  2. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    China lunar exhibit shoots the moon at Hong Kong Science Museum

    Posted Jul 22nd 2014, 03:57am by Jessie Lau

    ... Chang'e 1, 2, and 3. "We believe this exhibition can give Hong Kong people faith, enhance the cultural exchange between Hong Kong and [mainland] China and develop interest and passion among ... equipment that was designed and made in Hong Kong," said Robert Tam Wai-man, associate director of the university's industrial centre, adding that the technology could be used in fields ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1557040/china-lunar-exhibit-shoots-moon-hong-kong-science-museum
  3. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Literature lovers camp out overnight as Hong Kong Book Fair begins

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 04:42pm by BRIAN YAP

    ... of bookworms queued up in Wan Chai on Wednesday morning for Hong Kong’s biggest annual book fair, with some having camped out overnight to be among the first to hit the booths. The Hong Kong Book Fair, ... exhibition focuses on Hong Kong's publishing history. Visitors can see examples of old printing and historical books or take a closer look at more recent publications from the past two decades. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1555367/literature-lovers-camp-out-overnight-hong-kong-book-fair-begins
  4. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Delve into the past and travel the world at the Hong Kong Book Fair

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 04:15am by AMY NIP AND SARAH KARACS

    ... A themed exhibition focuses on Hong Kong's publishing history. Visitors can see examples of old printing and historical books or take a closer look at more recent publications from the past ... readers to Cantonese slang through the decades. Another, 3/4 Hong Kong by a Taiwanese author, describes the hiking opportunities in the city, which is less well known internationally for its ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1554954/delve-past-and-travel-world-hong-kong-book-fair
  5. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Hong Kong-trained conductor scores major international achievement

    Posted Jun 30th 2014, 11:48am by Oliver Chou

    ... Oliver Chou oliver.chou@scmp.com Top prize a dream come true for local conductor A Hong Kong-trained conductor has scored another major triumph on the international scene after clinching ... opportunities, makes him the first Hong Kong conductor to claim a top prize in France since Yip Wing-sie, now Hong Kong Sinfonietta music director, won at Besancon in 1985. Watch: Lio Kuok-man's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1543454/hong-kong-trained-conductor-scores-major-international-achievement
  6. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    IN FULL: The Hong Kong cultural heritage list

    Posted Jun 17th 2014, 08:46pm by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter By it's nature, "intangible cultural heritage" can be a bit tricky to tally. But that's exactly what Hong Kong has done over the past seven years, ... International Mother Language Day, the inventory celebrates an array of Hong Kong's communities Read more here. Oral Traditions and Expressions Besides Cantonese, there is a diversity of languages ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1534799/over-500-hong-kong-traditions-must-be-safeguarded-under-un-convention
  7. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Time to rethink the vision for West Kowloon?

    Posted Jul 21st 2014, 06:21am by Vivienne Chow

    ... vision: Time to rethink? Sixteen years after the idea of building an arts and cultural district on reclaimed land in West Kowloon emerged, the site that promises to transform Hong Kong ... is the positioning of West Kowloon? How does West Kowloon fit in the cultural development of Hong Kong?" asked Arts Development Council member Ng Mei-kwan. Danny Yung Ning-tsun's years of serving ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1556739/time-rethink-vision-west-kowloon
  8. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Warning- handle heritage with care: Government warned treasures could be lost

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 02:46am by Vivienne Chow

    ... Warning: handle heritage with care The government was warned yesterday that its efforts to identify and protect the city's cultural heritage could end up destroying Hong Kong's treasures ... Morning Post. Watch: Cheung Chau Bun Festival "Commercialisation is inevitable, but the monetary terms also educate people about the value of our heritage," she said. Some Hong Kong ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1543689/warning-handle-heritage-care
  9. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    A revival's brewing for Hong Kong's tea house theatre

    Posted Jun 02nd 2014, 05:20am by Vivienne Chow

    ... of the International Association of Theatre Critics (Hong Kong), said Chinese operatic showcases and speech singing had been popular at tea houses in Sheung Wan and the Western district in the 1940s and 1950s. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1523353/revivals-brewing-hong-kongs-tea-house-theatre
  10. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    We need to lead the charge, says artist

    Posted Jul 24th 2014, 04:57am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip amy.nip@scmp.com Danny Yung wins Fukuoka Prize and offers vision of 'cultural think tank' We need to lead the charge, says artist Hong Kong should go beyond its consumer ... On-wah won the grand prize in 2008. At the prize announcement at the Cultural Centre in Tsim Sha Tsui yesterday, Yung said Hong Kong should learn from Fukuoka about how to build a city's ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/article/1557699/we-need-lead-charge-says-artist

Pages

Login

SCMP.com Account

or