Times Square

Annie Woon's wig exhibition opens in Times Square

Annie Woon (left) in her "wig wonderland" with Kitty Yuen.

Local artist Annie Woon said she was thrilled with her first exhibition featuring artwork made with colourful wigs, which has opened in the atrium of Causeway Bay's Times Square mall.

Wednesday, 9 January, 2013, 5:07am

Hong Kong retail demand spurs office conversions

The Harbour City complex in Tsim Sha Tsui is undergoing changes to convert office space to make it suitable for retail use. Photo: Felix Wong

Strong demand for retail space from the services industry and higher rents have encouraged Wharf (Holdings) to convert some office floors at Harbour City in Tsim Sha Tsui to semi-retail use.

14 Nov 2012 - 3:22am

Bakery, tea shop fold as real estate market heats up in Causeway Bay

Food lovers suffered the bitter taste of disappointment yesterday when two more much-loved culinary mainstays in the city closed their doors.

1 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Fang Lijun - Living Multitudes Art Exhibition

At Christie's recent Asian 20th-century and contemporary art evening sale, mainland artist Fang Lijun's paintings did very well, with his 2002.6.1 fetching more than HK$5 million. The piece is a colourful image typical of the collectable Chinese artist, featuring slightly distorted bare-headed figures against the backdrop of a sky adorned with flowers.

10 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Shop prices just keep on soaring

Rents and prices for ground-level shops in Causeway Bay are soaring as global brands scramble to open stores in the second most expensive retail precinct in the world - raising doubts about how sustainable the trend is given the gloomy economic outlook.

26 May 2012 - 12:00am

Millionaires' playground

A survey by Citibank has found that the Wan Chai area, which includes Happy Valley and Causeway Bay, has the largest number of millionaires of any district in Hong Kong.

3 May 2012 - 12:00am

Home of HK$33 wontons could fetch HK$180m

A 1,000 square foot noodle shop that has survived in Hong Kong's cutthroat restaurant market for 38 years and boasts a Michelin star is in the news - but not for its lunchboxes.

11 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Love, actually

Post photographer Nora Tam set up a mini-outdoor studio and spent hours over the weekend at Times Square, Repulse Bay beach and Hong Kong Park to capture some special moments for Valentine's Day. She asked people to have their picture taken and share a few words. The result is around 50 photographs of people from all walks of life and from various ages and stages in their lives.

15 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

Temporary measure - but no stinting

German luxury fashion house MCM has opened a pop-up store in Times Square - and has put a lot of effort into an outlet that's going to be around for less than four months.

14 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Causeway Bay rents set to continue upward march

Rents in Causeway Bay - the third-most expensive retail precinct in the world - look set to rise further as more big-name international brands are drawn to open for business in three new upmarket developments destined for the area.

14 Dec 2011 - 12:00am

Breakdance culture breaks through in Times Square public space

It's 11pm and the lights have just gone off at Times Square, but the party's only starting in the open piazza beside the shopping mall.

More than a dozen breakdancers - also known as b-boys and b-girls - are spinning, popping, and locking as passers-by catch a glimpse of a street culture that originated in the Bronx, New York, in the 1970s.

10 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Harry Potter: From Hogwarts Express to Diagon Alley

Harry Potter: From Hogwarts Express to Diagon Alley Times Square Until July 17

26 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

On style, she rules

I spotted a brilliant print that looked like it was painted by an Impressionist. Ring any bells? I'd love to track it down. (I don't have a big budget though.)

Big Impression, Wan Chai

15 May 2011 - 12:00am

Make the cut

Lifestyle cover: washed light silk blazer (HK$16,880) and trousers (HK$7,380), both from Bottega Veneta, Times Square, Causeway Bay.

This page: cropped shirt with PVC collar (HK$2,780) from Sportmax, Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui. Cut-out blazer (HK$8,980) from MaxMara, Harbour City. Leather trousers (HK$16,500) from Burberry Prorsum, Alexandra House, Central.

1 May 2011 - 12:00am

Times Square's Lomography Exhibition

April 11-May 3, 10am-10pm, Times Square

If it wasn't for the Austrian firm Lomography, classic Hong Kong toy cameras such as the Diana F and the Holga may have faded into obscurity, along with the dream-like, over-saturated images they produce.

7 Apr 2011 - 12:00am