South Korean Consul General Kim Kwang-dong considers his second Hong Kong posting as a final chance to serve his country, despite retiring eight years ago. Photo: Dickson Lee

South Korean envoy Kim Kwang-dong recalls Hong Kong's 'year of suicides' when property prices plummeted

South Korean consul general's first HK stint came amid financial crisis and a spate of suicides. Now he has returned to find a more mature place

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South Korean Consul General Kim Kwang-dong considers his second Hong Kong posting as a final chance to serve his country, despite retiring eight years ago. Photo: Dickson Lee
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