Lo Kai-yin, at home in Mid-Levels, in Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong

We lost the family fortune during Hong Kong’s 1967 riots: jewellery designer Lo Kai-yin

The designer recalls how her grandfather, a farmer from southern China, built his fortune in Hong Kong, and how she got her big break at Cartier

Topic |   Old Hong Kong

TOP PICKS

Lo Kai-yin, at home in Mid-Levels, in Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong
READ FULL ARTICLE

Peter Fleming, brother of Bond creator Ian Fleming, and his stories on China - it’s the stuff of spy novels

  • The Briton was a writer in his own right, whose thirst for adventure took him to far-flung destinations, such as Brazil
  • However, it was to China that he would return again and again
READ FULL ARTICLE