Pet bus allows Hong Kong’s pooches to travel

A bus service for dogs provides Hong Kong pet owners with the opportunity to get out and about with their pooches in a city which bans animals from most public transport. Roselle Chen reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMar 20th, 2017

Hong Kong Book Fair introduces first ever theme: Chinese Martial Arts Literature

The 2016 edition of the Hong Kong Book Fair, running July 20-26, will welcome over 600 exhibitors, including newcomers from Chile, Germany, Indonesia, Iran, Portugal and Russia. Organized by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), the Hong Kong.....»»

Category: booksSource: yahooJul 19th, 2016

Singapore’s Zingshot to Play ‘Mahjong’ With Hong Kong Stars

HONG KONG – A mixed cast of Hong Kong and Singapore stars will play off against each other in “King of Mahjong,” a comedy which is now in production. The mahjong comedy is a staple of the Hong Kong film industry, but is new to Singapore. The story f.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyMar 13th, 2017

Hong Kong Disneyland to get $1.4 Billion Expansion

The ten-year old Hong Kong Disneyland theme park is to get a $1.4 billion expansion. New attractions will include new Frozen and Marvel Super Heroes areas. The plans call for the expansion to be funded through cash equity injections from Hong Kong Disneyl.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyNov 23rd, 2016

Rock star David Bowie"s art collection on show in Hong Kong

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Auctioneers showcased a selection of art belonging to the late British rock star David Bowie in Hong Kong on Wednesday, ahead of a $12.5-million London auction next month......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 12th, 2016

Hollywood poster blunder sparks backlash in Hong Kong

A poster for upcoming Hollywood movie "Arrival" mistakenly featuring a Shanghai landmark on Hong Kong's skyline was taken down from the film's official Facebook page Friday after sparking outrage and ridicule. Hong Kong is deeply divid.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 12th, 2017

Hong Kong booksellers braving China chill for publishers

HONG KONG (AP) — Hong Kong publishers' latest works on sensitive Chinese topics were displayed at a book fair this week, despite the chill persisting from recent detentions of five local booksellers......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJul 23rd, 2016

Victoria Beckham launches Hong Kong store

Fashion designer Victoria Beckham launched her first shop outside Britain in Hong Kong Friday as she seeks to tap the Asia market despite a downturn in luxury spending. Hong Kong is Beckham's first bricks and mortar store outside the UK, designed by .....»»

Category: fashionSource: yahooMar 24th, 2016

Missing Hong Kong publisher returned to China "voluntarily": wife

By James Pomfret and Rain Liang HONG KONG (Reuters) - A publisher of books critical of China's leaders who went missing in Hong Kong last week has traveled to China voluntarily, his wife said on Tuesday, as Britain reminded its former colony of its commit.....»»

Category: booksSource: yahooJan 8th, 2016

Instagram, Chinese Media Restricted as Hong Kong Riots

Media in mainland China has limited its coverage of the severe social unrest taking place on the streets of Hong Kong. In contrast, Hong Kong and international media have been carrying non-stop reports from the barricades, reporting as the crowds of prote.....»»

Category: topSource: varietySep 29th, 2014

Ann Hui’s ‘Golden Era’ To Represent Hong Kong in Oscar Race

HONG KONG — Ann Hui’s “Golden Era,” which was the closing film at this month’s Venice film festival, has been selected to represent Hong Kong in the foreign-language Oscar race. The Tang Wei-starring film is a biopic of early.....»»

Category: topSource: varietySep 16th, 2014

Transformers raid Hong Kong in "Age of Extinction"

HONG KONG (Reuters) - "Transformers: Age of Extinction" will debut in Hong Kong cinemas on Thursday, where audiences are waiting to see giant shape shifting aliens try to destroy their city......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 25th, 2014

Guerrilla Tactics as Hong Kong Documentary ‘Yellowing’ Denied Theatrical Release

A documentary capturing moments of one of Hong Kong’s biggest civic protests could become the next “Ten Years,” last year’s dystopian imagining of Hong Kong under Chinese rule. The new film, “Yellowing” has been denied general release in the .....»»

Category: topSource: varietySep 2nd, 2016

Beijing"s Palace Museum to open Hong Kong branch

A new Hong Kong outpost of the Palace Museum, a vast institution in Beijing that holds 1.8 million cultural artefacts, is expected to open in the West Kowloon Cultural District in 2022. Beijing's Palace Museum, a UNESCO World Heritage site, has.....»»

Category: artsSource: yahooJan 10th, 2017

Fireworks, music herald New Year in Hong Kong, Taiwan

The New Year arrives with fireworks and light shows coordinated to musical programs in Hong Kong and Taiwan. Rough Cut (no reporter narration)......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersJan 10th, 2017

Hong Kong Box Office Records First Annual Drop in 10 Years

The Hong Kong Motion Picture Industry Association cites "cooled" audience interest and uploads to Facebook, along with a weaker slate of Hollywood blockbusters compared to 2015.read more.....»»

Category: boxofficeSource: hollywoodreporterJan 10th, 2017

Mansions and Millionaires: Enjoy Hong Kong by Air

"Extra's" Michael Corbett enjoyed the sights of Hong Kong while taking a helicopter ride......»»

Category: topSource: accesshollywoodDec 22nd, 2016

Bowie"s personal art collection showcased in Hong Kong

A selection of art belonging to the late British rock star David Bowie is on display in Hong Kong, ahead of a $12.5 million auction in London next month. Rough cut (No reporter narration).....»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 17th, 2016

Doctor Strange begins promo trail in Hong Kong

'Doctor Strange' kicks off its global promotion in Hong Kong with stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Tilda Swinton. Rough Cut - no reporter narration......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 17th, 2016

Global premiere of "Doctor Strange" opens in Hong Kong

British actor Benedict Cumberbatch said at the world premiere of his new film "Doctor Strange" he relished playing his first role as a superhero. Amid fireworks and screaming fans at the red carpet premiere in Hong Kong on Thursday night, Cumber.....»»

Category: moviesSource: yahooDec 26th, 2016

Oscars: Hong Kong Selects "Port of Call" for Foreign-Language Category

The Philip Yung-written and directed film took seven awards at the Hong Kong Film Awards last April.read more.....»»

Category: moviesSource: hollywoodreporterSep 23rd, 2016