HONG KONG (Reuters) - Nine leaders of Hong Kong's 2014 democracy protests appeared in court on Thursday after their surprise summons, charged with inciting the street occupation that paralyzed parts of the city for months in what some expect to be a long legal battle.
Former soccer superstar David Beckham managed to piss off Hong Kong with one video posted to Facebook and Instagram. How could one of the world’s most recognizable stars manage to do this? Well, it’s all in the caption. Beckham recently...Show More Summary
The activists charged for their role in the Umbrella Movement have criticised the case as an attack on free speech.
David Beckham’s controversial tweet leaves Chinese upset as he mistakenly wrote China instead of Hong Kong. The football star was in hot waters after his major social media mistake which could result in a loss of Chinese supporters for the footballer. Show More Summary
Over the weekend I jumped on the opportunity to book a seat on United’s brand new 777-300ER between San Francisco and Hong Kong. There was saver level business class award availability on the flight, which seemed like a good opportunity...Show More Summary
Cathay Pacific recently opened a new lounge at London Heathrow Terminal 3. Taking inspiration from the fantastic The Pier First Class lounge in Hong Kong, the one at Heathrow is like a junior version of its bigger brother. I specifically booked a flight from T3 so I would be able to spend time in this […]
SHANGHAI, March 29 (Reuters) – China and Hong Kong stocks rose on Wednesday as further signs of a pick-up in global trade boosted shares of port operators and shipping companies, offseting concerns about fresh property market cooling measures. Show More Summary
I just got off a United 777-300ER flight between San Francisco and Hong Kong, featuring their brand new “Polaris” business class seat. Given how much this product has been hyped, I have a lot to say. I’ll have my usual “10 pictures”Show More Summary
A plum-sized pink diamond is expected to fetch a record price, more than $60 million, breaking the world record for a gemstone when it goes under the hammer in Hong Kong in April, 2017
Sparks flew across the dinner table in Hong Kong and Lisa Rinna left the group speechless after her wild claims that Dorit Kemsley was doing drugs in her home.… READ ON
A plum-sized pink diamond is expected to break the world record for a gemstone early next month when it goes under the hammer in Hong Kong, Sotheby's auction house said Wednesday. The 59.60-carat "Pink Star" is the largest in its class ever graded by the Gemological Institute of America (GIA). Show More Summary
Dorit Kemsley has made few friends this season on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills. But if “friends” include the likes of Lisa Rinna, Eileen Davidson, and Erika Girardi, maybe she’s better off. This week in Dorit’s Bravo blog, she talks about getting targeted by all three women on the junk boat in Hong Kong […]
HONG KONG (AP) — A day after Hong Kong picked a new Beijing-backed leader, police launched a fresh round of arrests of student leaders and other prominent figures involved with the huge 2014 "Umbrella Movement" pro-democracy protest...
Late last year United introduced their new Polaris international premium cabin experience, which includes new seats, new service, new lounges, etc. I've been fascinated by the new product (largely from a marketing standpoint more than...Show More Summary
'This conversation considers creative practices from within and around Africa, bringing together scholars, curators and artists to shed light on the way in which contemporary art practices are growing and developing within and across...Show More Summary
If you've going to be pushed past your breaking point on national television, you might as well have a dear friend around to bear the brunt of your frustrations. At least they'll be...
Warhol’s silkscreen depicting the Chinese communist leader hits the auction block on April 2… Sheila Gibson Stoodley
BRASÍLIA (Reuters) - Hong Kong said on Tuesday it has lifted a ban on the import of Brazilian meat, removing one of the last blanket bans by a major importer, but strong words from an EU commissioner visiting Brazil suggests the scandal over health standards is not over yet.
Smorgasburg hit Wowfulls leaps out of the food stall market and into its first brick-and-mortar store this week, opening on Houston on Friday. Serving the Hong Kong egg waffles (Gai Dan Jai) that made them an Instagram sensation, the new shop will offer some opening specials in the form of $1 and $5 waffle deals all weekend. [ more › ]
Dorit Kemsley‘s trip to Hong Kong with her co-stars was a rocky experience and the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star is sharing her thoughts on the drama. Dorit admits that she felt bullied and ganged up on at times, despite theShow More Summary