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Tai Hang

Pok Fu Lam's fire dragon dance to rival Tai Hang's

Tai Hang is not the only place to watch fire dragon dancing during the Mid-Autumn Festival. Pok Fu Lam village also boasts its own century-long tradition ...

Monday, 1 October, 2012, 6:49pm

Tai Hang dragon dance marks colourful start to Chinese holiday

Thousands of people thronged in Tai Hang to watch the area's heritage-listed dragon dance, kicking off the Mid-Autumn Festival and National Day celebrations. Paraded along the narrow streets by 300 dancing Tai Hang residents, the 61-metre fire dragon swung its head and tail to the cheering of crowds.

30 Sep 2012 - 11:53am

The rise and fall of Tai Hang

The hoardings have come down in Tai Hang to reveal the latest example of the cruelty of the city's planners and developers.

8 Jul 2012 - 12:00am


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31 May 2012 - 12:00am

Intense competition

The competition to lure luxury property buyers in eastern Hong Kong Island is heating up. Park Haven in Causeway Bay, by Soundwell Holdings, is offering Parisian-style concierge services. The project has already sold dozens of its 190 units.

27 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Graze a trail through an eclectic neighbourhood

Tai Hang, squeezed between Causeway Bay and Tin Hau, is one of Hong Kong's up-and-coming neighbourhoods. It has been flourishing for years and tastemakers have even suggested it might become the next Lan Kwai Fong.

26 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

On style, she rules

Most of my friends don't understand when I say I have trouble finding clothes that look good for my shape. I'm tall and my arms and legs are slim, but where I gain weight is around my middle and hips, especially since I had children. The thing is I wear a lot of trousers and would like to wear skirts, but anything with a waist only emphasises the wrong parts. What should I be looking for?

25 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Government to support mansion restoration after cancelling tender

The government is being forced to subsidise restoration of the historic Haw Par Mansion after twice failing to find a commercial operator to do the job.

23 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Wun Sha Street, Tai Hang

Mid-autumn celebrations came to Tai Hang last week with the usual riot of incense smoke and clang- ing cymbals brought by the fire dragon, which sets off every year from Lin Fa Kung temple and winds its way through the district.

18 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

Dragon dance burns brighter

For 130 years, the fire dragon dance has coiled through the streets in Tai Hang, leaving a trail of blessings in its wake. Once lined with Hakka village houses, modern housing has taken their place, leaving little room for its Hakka roots.

12 Sep 2011 - 12:00am