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Hong Kong’s hidden youth: societal pressure driving city’s young into apathy and reclusiveness

Hikikomori trend is widely known in Japan, but receives little attention here, where up to 2 per cent of the population may be withdrawn. Confucian societies are seen as more susceptible because of parental pressure and peer expectations.

11 May 2019 - 8:32AM

Hikikomori trend is widely known in Japan, but receives little attention here, where up to 2 per cent of the population may be withdrawn. Confucian societies are seen as more susceptible because of parental pressure and peer expectations.

Hong Kong’s hidden youth: societal pressure driving city’s young into apathy and reclusiveness
How to survive a Hong Kong foot massage (and five places to get one, from cheap to pricey)

They may not all be deluxe spa experiences, but they’re certainly cheerful: we step inside the wonderful, stimulating and aromatic world of Hong Kong foot massages

29 Nov 2016 - 5:25PM

They may not all be deluxe spa experiences, but they’re certainly cheerful: we step inside the wonderful, stimulating and aromatic world of Hong Kong foot massages

How to survive a Hong Kong foot massage (and five places to get one, from cheap to pricey)