Shopping for anything that is not a small size can be difficult, or prohibitively expensive, in Hong Kong. Illustration: Mario Riviera
Kate Whitehead
Opinion

Opinion

Kate Whitehead

A Hong Kong shopping nightmare: finding a dress in a ‘large’ size

  • Struggling to find clothes in her size – a UK size 12 – a shopper has found a novel solution. She just flies to Britain
  • The long-time Hong Kong resident says shopping in the city makes her feel Amazonian, even though she’s not

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Shopping for anything that is not a small size can be difficult, or prohibitively expensive, in Hong Kong. Illustration: Mario Riviera
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Online shopping has cottoned on with consumers.

Online shopping gets a boost as wary Hong Kong consumers stay home to avoid protests

  • More shoppers are going online to buy groceries, food, clothes and even furniture
  • Online transactions are easier, now that better e-payment systems are available
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Online shopping has cottoned on with consumers.
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