IIN the tall, small and ultra-modern city of Hong Kong, it is sometimes easy to overlook the tiny fragments of history that still survive today. Many of these were the most important and identifiable landmarks of their day.Saturday, 22 July, 2006, 12:00am
Featuring teddy bears of all shapes, including doll makers, clay dolls, needle felting and embroidery. Today-tomorrow, 10.30am-7pm, Regal Kowloon Hotel, 71 Mody Rd, Tsim Sha Tsui East, free. Inquiries: 2739 726615 Jul 2006 - 12:00am
Weddings are as much a celebration of life as they are a declaration of love and commitment between bride and groom. So, choosing the right venue to host the multitude of family and friends who attend can make all the difference. Here are some venue suggestions
13/F Hong Kong International Trade & Exhibition Centre, 1 Trademart Drive, Wan Chai30 Jun 2006 - 12:00am
G/F, Regal Airport Hotel, 9 Cheong Tat Road, Hong Kong International Airport, Chek Lap Kok
Tel: 2286 6668
Open: 11.30am-3pm, 6pm-11pm8 Jun 2006 - 12:00am
Bay Phoon Town (typhoon shelter seafood)
Basement (East), Two Grand Tower, 625 Nathan Road, Mongkok
Tel: 2628 0266
Signature dishes: Typhoon shelter crab, fried clams in chilli sauce, dried shrimp and fish kamameshi.
Celestial Court1 Jun 2006 - 12:00am
Dong Lai Shun
Basement 2, The Royal Garden, 69 Mody Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East
Tel: 2733 2020
Open: 11.30am-3pm, 6pm-11pm
Signature dishes: Mongolian mutton hotpot, mutton shashlik, fried leg of lamb with spices, Beijing-style dumplings.
340-346 Jaffe Road, Wan Chai4 May 2006 - 12:00am
You'd be proud of me. I've stocked up on all sorts of lovely white clothes just like the fashion magazines told me to. Where can I get a white necklace to match?
All White Now, North Point16 Apr 2006 - 12:00am
KCR East Rail
(Trains every five to 10 minutes)
Tsim Sha Tsui East to Sheung Shui via racecourse: 10.41am - 6.32pm
Sheung Shui to Tsim Sha Tsui East via racecourse: 11.15am - 5.14pm
Fare: from/to Sheung Shui $10; from/to Tsim Sha Tsui East $15
Three bus routes have buses to Sha Tin racecourse:15 Apr 2006 - 12:00am
As I am a black African residing in Hong Kong, I feel obliged to share with your readers certain incidents that bother me and fellow Africans in our encounters with people and institutions in Asia's World City.9 Apr 2006 - 12:00am
A day after new chief is on job people on East Rail delayed up to 15 minutes
The KCR was hit by three service delays yesterday, a day after new chief executive James Blake took over in an effort to get the troubled railway's operations back on track.24 Mar 2006 - 12:00am
Two months into its operation in the city and Jari Vepsalainen (below) has already upgraded the software at Left Foot shoes.
The Finnish businessman brought his country's latest innovation to the city just before Christmas; a device that creates an exact 3D computer replica of a customer's feet and makes custom shoes from the model.8 Mar 2006 - 12:00am
4/F The Broadway, 54-62 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai
Tel: 2528 1123
Open: 11.30am-3pm, 6pm-11pm
Signature dishes: Abalone braised in brown sauce, steamed bun stuffed with grilled pork.
Shop 1001, 10/F Times Square, Causeway Bay16 Feb 2006 - 12:00am
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) is calling for donations for its teaching hotel project in Tsim Sha Tsui East, which is expected to cost about $600 million.
Last October, PolyU's School of Hotel and Management (SHM) announced its plan to build a 300-room, four-star hotel on the site of its staff hostel.15 Feb 2006 - 12:00am
G/F, 25 Stanley Market Road, Stanley
Tel: 2899 0818
Open: Monday- Friday noon-11pm, Saturday-Sunday and public holidays 11.30am-11pm
Signature dishes: Chicken Caesar pizza, baby back pork ribs, tandoori mix grill.
The Cafe29 Sep 2005 - 12:00am
2/F Hyatt Regency, 67 Nathan Road, Tsim Sha Tsui
Tel: 2311 1234 ext 881
Open: Monday-Saturday 11.30am-3pm, 6.30pm-11pm, Sunday 10.30am-3pm
Signature dishes: Braised whole sea cucumber with brown sauce, smoked chicken.
City Hall Maxim's Palace1 Sep 2005 - 12:00am