Tsim Sha Tsui

Bars

208 Duecento Otto

G/F, 208 Hollywood Road, Sheung Wan. Tel: 2549 0208. This is a former meat storage warehouse transformed into a slice of New York cool. Recommended: the extensive wine and cocktail list.

Alfie's by Kee

Thursday, 14 June, 2012, 12:00am

Social media encourages foodies to wine, dine and book online

Restaurant Week returns to Hong Kong on July 9. This is Hong Kong's third Restaurant Week and this time diners will have a chance to enjoy discounted set lunches and dinners at 71 restaurants, including 23 previously unlisted venues. However, previous favourite Bo Innovation is not participating.

The biannual event is organised by DiningCity.com.

14 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Directory

ANNICK GOUTAL 2869 5816 (Joyce Beauty, New World Tower)

APIVITA 3514 4095 (Langham Place)

BAREMINERALS 2918 0592 (Harvey Nichols, Pacific Place)

BECCA 2111 0125 (Lane Crawford, IFC)

BELLEFONTAINE 3695 3126 (The Landmark)

BENEFIT 2604 3603 (New Town Plaza)

14 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Letters

No hospital must ever reject patient

12 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

City Digest

Search for man after boat capsizes off Sunny Bay

11 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Father's Day Gifts

Rock around the dock

10 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Dandy & Dapper

I have a couple of double-breasted blazers bought decades ago (I'm in my mid-70s). My son advises me not to wear them because he thinks double-breasted blazers are out of fashion. May I have your advice, please?

10 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Visitor influx pushes up rates at Miramar Hotel

Miramar Hotel and Investment recorded a 20 per cent year-on-year growth in room rates, thanks to the continuing influx of travellers.

Lee Ka-shing, managing director at Miramar, said after the company's annual general meeting yesterday that the occupancy rate of the hotel The Mira in Tsim Sha Tsui was more than 80 per cent this year.

8 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Bars

001

LG/F, 97 Wellington Street, Central. Tel: 2810 6969. So exclusive it's almost secretive, this club's black wooden floors and secluded booths lend themselves to privacy. Recommended: its premium spirits.

Angel's Share

7 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Wheelock wins new lease for Ocean Terminal

Wheelock and Co and subsidiary The Wharf (Holdings) have agreed a land premium of HK$7.9 billion to renew the lease of Ocean Terminal in Tsim Sha Tsui for another 21 years, removing the uncertainty hanging over the property.

There had been doubts about whether the government would renew the lease on the property, an important revenue source for the two companies.

6 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Drivers switch off - when the inspectors are around

Inspectors targeting drivers idling their vehicle engines have not ticketed any offenders yet, but their presence on the streets has forced many motorists to turn off engines, the Environmental Protection Department said yesterday.

5 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

If you can group-buy a car, deals for flats surely can't be far off

Looking to buy a dinner or a spa treatment on a group-buying website? How about a car? To celebrate its first anniversary, Yahoo Deals is offering the Audi A1 - a five-door sports-back model - at the discounted price of HK$249,900, a saving of HK$66,100. A deposit of HK$11,111 is required to reserve a vehicle.

5 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Low-key start pays dividend

Working in a start-up company after graduation made a lasting impression on Chapman Leung, managing director of Jumpstart Business Centre.

'I experienced the necessary mindset and other requirements for starting up a company. That's probably where I acquired my desire and ability to found Jumpstart,' he says.

4 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Reward renewed for lost HK$12m sparkler

Police have renewed their reward offer of up to HK$500,000 for information about a jewel-encrusted ring - worth HK$12.23 million - that went missing at the Four Seasons Hotel in Central months ago.

31 May 2012 - 12:00am

Table Talk

31 May 2012 - 12:00am