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Wan Chai

New mega mall to open its doors in Causeway Bay

Hysan Development's flagship, Hysan Place in Causeway Bay, is scheduled to open next month, after a six-year build-up.

Hysan Place, formerly the Hennessy Centre, will be the largest shopping mall completed in Hong Kong this year and opens on August 10.

Wednesday, 11 July, 2012, 12:00am

Style

What: Semi pendant lamp Why: A bestselling Danish design in the 80s, this enamelled pendant lamp continues to win fans How much: from HK$2,395 Where: Flea+Cents, 1/F, 36 Queen's Road East, Wan Chai, tel: 2528 0808

11 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

The Planner

Exhibitions

A Tribute to Hong Kong Masters

Paintings by Luis Chan, Irene Chou, Gaylord Chan, Liu Kuo-Sung, Chu Hing-wah, Wucius Wong and Leung Kui-ting. Mon-Fri, 10am-6.30pm, Sat, 10am-6pm, Hanart Square, 2C Mai On Building, 19 Kung Yip St, Kwai Chung. Inquiries: 2526 9019. Ends Jul 21

China Aerospace Technology Exhibition

9 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Fans scrimp on Euro 2012 action

Soccer fans have been spending the early hours watching the Euro 2012 matches in Wan Chai's bar district - but you would not have found them sitting inside sports bars.

Instead, many viewers opted for less expensive venues like tea shops and fast-food restaurants, which offered live screenings of the games.

2 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

The Planner

Exhibitions

Chimera

Photographer Stephen Lam's surreal and poetic images from his new book, Chimera. Today, 10am-noon, 3pm-5.30pm, Foreign Correspondents' Club, 2 Lower Albert Rd, Central. Inquiries: 9556 3067. Ends today

Panda Warriors

29 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Talking points

Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories ...

Shenzhou-IX to touch down with space pioneers

29 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Rally petition zones 'a police PR stunt'

A handful of protesters will be allowed into so-called petition zones near stops by President Hu Jintao during his handover anniversary visit which begins today - a move one rally organiser dismissed as a 'public relations show'.

29 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

LUXURIOUS hot spot

Wan Chai has become home to people who can afford luxury, and a hot spot for high-end eateries and entertainment. Wan Chai's serviced apartments are increasing almost on a yearly basis, due to their popularity.

28 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Three-decade wait finally pays off for Hopewell

News that Hopewell has won approval for a controversial project in Wan Chai after reaching a land exchange deal with the government powered a more than 9 per cent surge in its shares yesterday.

Analysts, however, say the project is unlikely to offer a significant payoff in the short term.

28 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

The Planner

Exhibitions

Ages of Model-calligraphy School

More than 40 Classical Chinese calligraphy works by master calligraphers from different eras including Zhao Mengfu (1254-1322) and Wen Zhengming (1470-1559). Today, Fri, 10am-6pm, Sat, 10am-8pm, closed Thu, HK Museum of Art, 10 Salisbury Rd, TST, HK$10, free on Wed. Inquiries: 2721 0116. Ends Sat

27 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Time and motion

Adrien Choux always has his eyes on the clock. As an adventure athlete, he races against time through challenges such as rock scrambling, kayaking, mountain biking and trail running. Professionally, the Frenchman creates luxury watches under The Chinese Timekeeper, a brand he founded in 2008.

26 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Letters

Front desk must be open to all firms

While I attend many exhibitions and trade fairs at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre throughout the year, I rarely have reason to approach its information desks.

25 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Who offers what and where - International preschools

Preschools

ALISON'S LETTERLAND INTERNATIONAL KINDERGARTEN

Causeway Bay: 2/F, Marco Polo Mansions, 10 Cleveland Street; 4/F, Capital Commercial Building, 26 Leighton Road

Sheung Wan: 1/F, Wing Hing Commercial Building, 139 Wing Lok Street

Jordan: 7/F, Will Strong Development Building, 59 Parkes Street

Tel: 5188 0671

25 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Who offers what and where - Special needs schools

Special needs schools

AUTISM PARTNERSHIP SCHOOL

2/F, 17B Ventris Road, Happy Valley

Tel: 2526 3061

E-mail: info@apschool.edu.hk

Website: www.apschool.edu.hk

25 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

DSS schools help fill gap

The fierce competition for international school places in Hong Kong has made world headlines, but there are more places than people think for students from various ethnic or multicultural backgrounds.

25 Jun 2012 - 12:00am