Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Off With Their Names

Hong Kong was still under British rule when we visited it. This strangely shaped building was then named the Prince of Wales Building and housed the head office of the British Army. In 1997, when ...

Hong Kong

Why Hong Kong Means So Much To Xi Jinping

Beijing imposed a national security law in Hong Kong on May 28 to counteract its secessionist ten...

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Coronavirus — Global Brief: Why We Never Talked About The Hong Kong Flu

The 1968 pandemic was the first spread by mass air travel on its way to a toll of 1 million dead....

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A Quieter Hong Kong

If I asked you to think about Hong Kong, the first images that would come to mind would probably be of rush-hour traffic and vertigo-inducing skyscrapers. But my wife and I were surprised to ...

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Why People In Hong Kong Live Really Long Lives

Hong Kongers really like soup. Is that the secret to their long leases on life?

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Hong Kong' Seafood Appetite Threatens Marine Species

HONG KONG — Hong Kong's enormous appetite for seafood and its role as a hub for the ...

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How Much For A Hong Kong Wedding?

HONG KONG — Couples planning to walk down the aisle in Hong Kong better have some deep pockets. Even as consumer prices ...

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Why Hong Kong Is Still A Model For Mainland China

-OpEd- HONG KONG — Lately there have been snarky voices and Internet taunting directed at ...