Jane Zhang

Jane Zhang joined the Post in 2017, working with the video team before moving to reporting. She covers business and political stories in Hong Kong and mainland China. Previously, Jane interned at CNN and Bloomberg Businessweek Chinese.
Jane Zhang
Jane Zhang joined the Post in 2017, working with the video team before moving to reporting. She covers business and political stories in Hong Kong and mainland China. Previously, Jane interned at CNN and Bloomberg Businessweek Chinese.

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Five Easter events in Hong Kong to keep the kids happy over the holidays

From egg hunting on the beach in Discovery Bay to an ‘Egg-Nosaurs’ Park in Harbour City, there’s something for children of all ages.

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From egg hunting on the beach in Discovery Bay to an ‘Egg-Nosaurs’ Park in Harbour City, there’s something for children of all ages.

Five Easter events in Hong Kong to keep the kids happy over the holidays
Banana blossom is the latest vegan superfood – here’s how Hong Kong chefs are using it on their menu

There’s nothing new about the ingredient being hailed as the latest vegan superfood – the humble banana blossom. The flower has been used in a variety of Asian dishes for centuries. Here’s the best ways to serve it.

17 Apr 2019 - 8:00PM

There’s nothing new about the ingredient being hailed as the latest vegan superfood – the humble banana blossom. The flower has been used in a variety of Asian dishes for centuries. Here’s the best ways to serve it.

Banana blossom is the latest vegan superfood – here’s how Hong Kong chefs are using it on their menu
Five eye-catching pieces at Art Basel Hong Kong 2019
David Bailey’s sumo-sized portrait book launches at Art Basel Hong Kong 2019
Tasty, light, filling chicken soup ramen for US$15 at Ramen Cubism in Central, Hong Kong

Ramen Cubism, opened recently by a Japanese ramen master, is a popular lunch spot. Its HK$118 Premium Cubism ramen was too big to finish; other soup bases –sea-soy, white soup, clear broth and spicy white soup – are HK$88.

28 Mar 2019 - 8:07PM

Ramen Cubism, opened recently by a Japanese ramen master, is a popular lunch spot. Its HK$118 Premium Cubism ramen was too big to finish; other soup bases –sea-soy, white soup, clear broth and spicy white soup – are HK$88.

Tasty, light, filling chicken soup ramen for US$15 at Ramen Cubism in Central, Hong Kong
Five #Instamoments during Hong Kong Art Basel week
As the arts scene heats up in Hong Kong before Art Basel here are two projects to whet your appetite

Exit Strategies is a multimedia exhibition comprising video, sculpture, photography and sound. Artificial Landscapes is an ultra high definition video installation on a 1,400 square metre screen.

15 Mar 2019 - 1:31PM

Exit Strategies is a multimedia exhibition comprising video, sculpture, photography and sound. Artificial Landscapes is an ultra high definition video installation on a 1,400 square metre screen.

As the arts scene heats up in Hong Kong before Art Basel here are two projects to whet your appetite
China’s game streaming site Panda TV confirms it will end service amid cash crisis

The once high-flying game streaming platform will end service after failing to raise fresh funds to keep operations going

8 Mar 2019 - 5:25PM

The once high-flying game streaming platform will end service after failing to raise fresh funds to keep operations going

China’s game streaming site Panda TV confirms it will end service amid cash crisis
Chinese electric vehicle maker Nio scraps Shanghai factory plan after losses double to US$1.4 billion

Electric carmaker to focus on joint manufacturing business model over the long term, in line with the new government policy to raise passenger car output capacity.

6 Mar 2019 - 10:44PM

Electric carmaker to focus on joint manufacturing business model over the long term, in line with the new government policy to raise passenger car output capacity.

Chinese electric vehicle maker Nio scraps Shanghai factory plan after losses double to US$1.4 billion
China’s virtual idols meet their fans at the intersection of entertainment and technology

China’s most popular holographic singer has blazed the trail for second generation of virtual idols based on anime and games – now technology lets fans create their own

2 Mar 2019 - 7:19AM

China’s most popular holographic singer has blazed the trail for second generation of virtual idols based on anime and games – now technology lets fans create their own

China’s virtual idols meet their fans at the intersection of entertainment and technology
Tencent’s WeChat super app focuses on offline services to address changing needs of its 1 billion users

The number of people using WeChat to pay their medical expenses saw a 2.9-times year-on-year increase

23 Feb 2019 - 10:04AM

The number of people using WeChat to pay their medical expenses saw a 2.9-times year-on-year increase

Tencent’s WeChat super app focuses on offline services to address changing needs of its 1 billion users
China created a unicorn every 3.8 days in 2018

The valuation of China’s biggest unicorn, Ant Financial, has exceeded 1 trillion yuan

27 Jan 2019 - 7:21PM

The valuation of China’s biggest unicorn, Ant Financial, has exceeded 1 trillion yuan

China created a unicorn every 3.8 days in 2018
Didi by the numbers: ride-hailing firm covered more miles in 2018 than 5 Earth-to-Neptune round-trips

Following scandals, Didi has focused on safety overhauls, including in-trip audio recordings by passengers and drivers and in-car panic buttons.

23 Jan 2019 - 6:37AM

Following scandals, Didi has focused on safety overhauls, including in-trip audio recordings by passengers and drivers and in-car panic buttons.

Didi by the numbers: ride-hailing firm covered more miles in 2018 than 5 Earth-to-Neptune round-trips
China steps up push to nurture cybersecurity companies to support digitisation of economy
Credit Suisse predicts steep fall in global smartphone output as demand and China economy slow
200 million resumes of Chinese jobseekers leaked, cybersecurity researcher says
China faces tidal wave of exits by ageing tycoons. Their succession plans will shape China’s future

Succession might seem like a no-brainer for Chinese family empires. But many adult children – wanting to prove themselves in their own ventures – are reluctant to take over.

11 Jan 2019 - 11:06AM

Succession might seem like a no-brainer for Chinese family empires. But many adult children – wanting to prove themselves in their own ventures – are reluctant to take over.

China faces tidal wave of exits by ageing tycoons. Their succession plans will shape China’s future
China’s science and tech minister calls on private enterprises to develop ‘core technologies’
Cooler than marijuana? Hong Kong’s iconic Vitasoy drinks brand is on a high thanks to Chinese memes

The 78-year-old Hong Kong drink maker has suddenly found itself one of the hottest brands among Chinese youth.

2 Jan 2019 - 8:57AM

The 78-year-old Hong Kong drink maker has suddenly found itself one of the hottest brands among Chinese youth.

Cooler than marijuana? Hong Kong’s iconic Vitasoy drinks brand is on a high thanks to Chinese memes
Lipsticks with a cultural twist help Beijing’s Forbidden City woo young Chinese consumers

Online buyers snapped up more than 100,000 lipsticks developed by the Palace Museum within four days of their launch earlier this month

27 Dec 2018 - 11:53AM

Online buyers snapped up more than 100,000 lipsticks developed by the Palace Museum within four days of their launch earlier this month

Lipsticks with a cultural twist help Beijing’s Forbidden City woo young Chinese consumers
Hong Kong IPOs to raise HK$100 billion less in 2019, says KPMG
Dolce & Gabbana’s brand image takes a hammering from Chinese consumers: YouGov survey
  • Dolce & Gabbana’s overall brand health score was negative among Chinese consumers in about a week after its Shanghai fashion show was cancelled, according to YouGov.
6 Dec 2018 - 10:39PM
  • Dolce & Gabbana’s overall brand health score was negative among Chinese consumers in about a week after its Shanghai fashion show was cancelled, according to YouGov.
Dolce & Gabbana’s brand image takes a hammering from Chinese consumers: YouGov survey
Dolce & Gabbana’s China faux pas shows global brands must tread gently on local sensitivities

The destruction of D&G’s brand value in China is a lesson for foreign firms on marketing missteps, the power of social media, and crisis response in China.

1 Dec 2018 - 8:38AM

The destruction of D&G’s brand value in China is a lesson for foreign firms on marketing missteps, the power of social media, and crisis response in China.

Dolce & Gabbana’s China faux pas shows global brands must tread gently on local sensitivities
Who are the investors supporting He Jiankui, the Chinese scientist behind the gene-edited babies?

Chinese and international venture capital firms have invested at least 298 million yuan in two of He Jiankui’s biotech start-ups.

29 Nov 2018 - 10:24PM

Chinese and international venture capital firms have invested at least 298 million yuan in two of He Jiankui’s biotech start-ups.

Who are the investors supporting He Jiankui, the Chinese scientist behind the gene-edited babies?
China’s property barons fulfilled ordinary families’ dreams – and became fabulously wealthy

Wang Jianlin has proven to be one of the property sector’s biggest experimenters, shifting to commercial real estate to find his money tree.

26 Nov 2018 - 7:10PM

Wang Jianlin has proven to be one of the property sector’s biggest experimenters, shifting to commercial real estate to find his money tree.

China’s property barons fulfilled ordinary families’ dreams – and became fabulously wealthy
Alibaba-backed Babytree chops Hong Kong IPO by 70 per cent amid glut of new offerings and depressed stock market

Babytree said it plans to raise as much as US$282 million from the offering, down from its initial target of US$1 billion

17 Nov 2018 - 5:25AM

Babytree said it plans to raise as much as US$282 million from the offering, down from its initial target of US$1 billion

Alibaba-backed Babytree chops Hong Kong IPO by 70 per cent amid glut of new offerings and depressed stock market
Apple suppliers recover in Hong Kong after initial pounding on iPhone sales slowdown worries

The Hong Kong-listed suppliers of Apple recovered in afternoon trading on Tuesday, following a drop in morning trading.

13 Nov 2018 - 10:39PM

The Hong Kong-listed suppliers of Apple recovered in afternoon trading on Tuesday, following a drop in morning trading.

Apple suppliers recover in Hong Kong after initial pounding on iPhone sales slowdown worries
Why mainland Chinese children are starting to turn their backs on the family business

Study by PwC finds 58 per cent of the second generation are helping run the family business, down from 71 per cent in 2016

20 Nov 2018 - 3:17PM

Study by PwC finds 58 per cent of the second generation are helping run the family business, down from 71 per cent in 2016

Why mainland Chinese children are starting to turn their backs on the family business
Hong Kong developers to build larger flats as tiny homes lose appeal amid increasing public housing supply

Hong Kong’s nano flat trend may be on the wane as developers shift focus back to larger unit sizes, experts say

31 Oct 2018 - 5:37PM

Hong Kong’s nano flat trend may be on the wane as developers shift focus back to larger unit sizes, experts say

Hong Kong developers to build larger flats as tiny homes lose appeal amid increasing public housing supply
Surge in Hongkongers walking away from new-home deposits as confidence wanes

Thirty-six cases of homebuyers forfeiting deposits paid to developers so far this year, compared to only nine in 2017

31 Oct 2018 - 4:46PM

Thirty-six cases of homebuyers forfeiting deposits paid to developers so far this year, compared to only nine in 2017

Surge in Hongkongers walking away from new-home deposits as confidence wanes