Apm Mall

Hong Kong shopping malls record bumper new year sales

The APM Mall saw brisk business during the Lunar New Year holiday.

The cash registers have been ringing loud and fast at Hong Kong shopping centres, with average sales rising 20 per cent at the start of the Year of the Snake, thanks to an influx of mainland tourists.

Saturday, 16 February, 2013, 4:13am

Height of excitement: tightrope walkers enthral Christmas shoppers

Height of excitement: tightrope walkers enthral Christmas shoppers

Europe's premier high-wire act, the Weisheit family, performed in the atrium of the APM mall in Kwun Tong on Christmas Eve. One of the performers was only six years old.

24 Dec 2012 - 4:32pm 1 comment

Malls to use art promotions to attract Christmas shoppers

Kwun Tong's APM shopping mall will have a "Christmas Kingdom" featuring a merry-go-round. Photo: Edward Wong

Dutch sculptor and local painters ... Italian lifestyle brand designer... No, that's not a line-up for an art festival, but attractions to be offered by local shopping arcades as part of their Christmas promotions.

7 Nov 2012 - 3:16am

Beauties have a devil of a time rehearsing for Halloween

What's not to love about Halloween? It's the one night of the year when you can dig out your devil horns, skimpy uniform or grandma's dusty old tablecloth, and raise hell without feeling bad about it. The big night is still almost two weeks away, but the festive promotions are in full swing.

19 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

'Bunees' egged on by graffiti artists

Ten children dressed as rabbits joined two internationally known graffiti artists yesterday, spraying brightly coloured paint around a Kwun Tong shopping mall.

But no one objected because it was part of festivities at the APM Mall, which has been decked out with 500 rabbit figures based on the cartoon character Bunee, to create an Easter theme.

12 Apr 2006 - 12:00am

Developers start hunt for Easter money

Shopping centre operators launch promotions to lure visitors

Major shopping centre operators are digging deep into their pockets this Easter as competition intensifies to attract shoppers over the four-day holiday period.

6 Apr 2006 - 12:00am