Worshippers, including former actress Lana Wong Hai-wai (centre, in pig costume) offer the first incense at Wong Tai Sin Temple on Lunar New Year's Eve. Photo: Edmond So

Family reunions, festive meals and last-minute shopping as Hongkongers usher in Year of the Pig

  • Citizens celebrate at Lunar New Year fairs and with religious rites at temples
  • Carrie Lam wishes everyone a healthy and prosperous year as the city experiences the warmest Spring Festival season in 66 years
Topic |   Lunar New Year

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Worshippers, including former actress Lana Wong Hai-wai (centre, in pig costume) offer the first incense at Wong Tai Sin Temple on Lunar New Year's Eve. Photo: Edmond So
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Stiff competition makes Hong Kong a tough environment for travel agencies. Photo: Dickson Lee

Hundreds of holidaymakers left in lurch ahead of Lunar New Year as Hong Kong agency An Shun Travel folds without warning

  • Company, operating as Amazing China, Jinks Holiday and Amazing World, cancelled 18 tour groups to mainland China
  • Industry body says 570 travellers in total affected by agency’s closure
Topic |   Lunar New Year

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Stiff competition makes Hong Kong a tough environment for travel agencies. Photo: Dickson Lee
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