Thai shops in Kowloon City. Photo: Yik Yeung-man
Thai shops in Kowloon City. Photo: Yik Yeung-man

Goodbye ‘Little Thailand’? Kowloon City’s Thai community in Hong Kong reflects on changes to way of life as redevelopment looms

  • HK$15 billion redevelopment scheme by the Urban Renewal Authority will affect 1,600 households and 140 shops in the area
  • Kowloon City is home to dozens of Thai restaurants and grocery stores frequented by Hongkongers seeking authentic cuisine