Cyberport is still a joke 10 years later

The Cyberport model. Photo: Oliver Tsang

It's no Silicon Valley yet, but Cyberport is making strides to shed its image as an ill-conceived government venture, and becoming a hive for promising young technology companies in the city.

SCMP, July 29

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Week ahead

Week ahead



Eight-man dance group Wrecking Crew Orchestra take hip hop to another level by using Tron-inspired light suits in their lively performance. A New Vision Arts Festival event. Nov 11, 3pm, 8pm, Kwai Tsing Theatre, 12 Hing Ning Rd, Kwai Chung, HK$130-HK$360. Inquiries: 2370 1044


Fantastique on Ice

11 Nov 2012 - 10:55am

Neighbourhood Sounds: Cyberport

A couple have their wedding photos taken in the waterfront park. Photo: Dickson Lee

Nestled between a residential development mimicking the French Riviera and the ageing Wah Fu Housing Estate in Pok Fu Lam is a waterfall that helped change the fate of Hong Kong.

19 Oct 2012 - 2:26pm

Week Ahead

Week Ahead


How to Manage Finance Smartly Since Childhood

30 Sep 2012 - 3:20pm

Fear for migrant workers' channel amid board row

Uncertainty over the future of the Digital Broadcasting Corporation is likely to claim another victim: a radio station devoted to Hong Kong's migrant workers.

29 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Honours for hi-tech high-fliers

Hong Kong's leading and upcoming information and communications technology (ICT) professionals were rewarded at the Hong Kong Computer Society's (HKCS) Outstanding ICT Achiever Awards (OICTAA) 2012 at Cyberport.

7 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

HKSAR 15th anniversary

Raise the standard

24 Jun 2012 - 12:00am


Ready to roll

This rattan pram is made by Sebra Interior, a company founded by a Danish design-trained mum who originally was looking for interiors for her son's bedroom. The pram comes in lilac, coral pink, or in a natural hue. HK$980 at Mama's Dear, shop 105-107, The Arcade, Cyberport, 100 Cyberport Road, Pok Fu Lam, tel: 2989 9290

Basket case

27 May 2012 - 12:00am


Surge in sale of luxury pre-occupied HK homes

9 May 2012 - 12:00am

Outlook & Living - Island South

Full speed ahead

Island South residents will soon enjoy the added convenience of faster travel times. The MTR's Island South Line (East), expected to be completed in 2015, will have stops at Admiralty, Ocean Park, Wong Chuk Hang, Lei Tung and South Horizons at Ap Lei Chau.

3 May 2012 - 12:00am

Historical influence

By an odd but fitting coincidence, Cyberport - the development so synonymous with IT and all things hi-tech, wired and connected - is built on a site associated with the cutting-edge communications technology of an earlier age.

2 May 2012 - 12:00am


Food & Beverage

KuKu Taiwanese Cafe ......................................... Shop 2, The Annex

Tutti Bar and Restaurant ................................... Shop 1, The Annex

Dragon Palace .............................................................................. 411

2 May 2012 - 12:00am

Experienced mother knows best

For Andree Luk Sau-kuen, baby lifestyle store Mama's Dear isn't just a business venture. The shop she founded last year is also a platform for her to share her experience as a mother with customers.

2 May 2012 - 12:00am

Winning formula in a material world

By combining fine Italian fabric and sophisticated German craftsmanship, Marco Visconti brings high quality, affordable European women's fashion to local shoppers.

2 May 2012 - 12:00am

Just the place for some fun

It's never easy shopping with children, but The Arcade, Cyberport, has many attractions to keep them occupied.

Wisekids has an 8,000 sq ft playroom where parents and children can hang out together if the little ones get restless. Play sessions are conducted by a consultant for a small fee. You can book ahead, but drop-bys are welcome.

2 May 2012 - 12:00am