Stretches Before, During and After Long Haul Flights

Stretches Before, During and After Long Haul Flights

Regardless of class, amenities, leg room or movie selection, flights – especially the long-haul variety – have the potential to be brutal on our bodies. Being forced to sit for any length of time is tough, but being cramped in a pressurized box hurling through the atmosphere for hours on end can feel downright. Lack of patience […]

Hong Kong Protesters Flood Tourist Hot Spots and Finance Hubs With Violence

Hong Kong Protesters Flood Tourist Hot Spots and Finance Hubs With Violence

Hong Kong democracy activists kicked off a weekend of fresh rallies yesterday in a major test for the movement following criticism over an airport protest earlier this week and as concerns mount over Beijing’s next move. The new marches came as thousands of pro-government supporters many waving Chinese flags gathered in a park to condemn […]

Hong Kong Economy Takes a Hit

Hong Kong Economy Takes a Hit

Empty hotel rooms, struggling shops and even disruption at Disneyland: months of protests in Hong Kong have taken a major toll on the city’s economy, with no end in sight. City leader Carrie Lam has warned that the international financial hub is facing an economic crisis worse than either the 2003 SARS outbreak that paralysed […]

Top 10 Best Restaurants in Hong Kong

Top 10 Best Restaurants in Hong Kong

Top 10 Best Restaurants in Hong Kong Luring chefs from all over the world, Hong Kong is a wonderland for food-obsessed travelers. In between dim sum and Chinese traditions, you’ll be spoiled for choice when it comes to international flavors. Choose from Lebanese sharing plates and Sri Lankan cuisine, numbing Sichuan or Japanese-Nordic creations. Hong […]

Traveling: Splurge, Stay The Night

Traveling: Splurge, Stay The Night

Many if not most travelers are looking to save as much money as possible on their trip, sometimes it is worth it to splurge for a few nights in a luxury hotel. Whether it is a stunning location, historic building or just incredible luxury amenities, splurging on a fancy night in a luxurious hotel can […]

Thai Night returns to Hong Kong FILMART in 2019

Thai Night returns to Hong Kong FILMART in 2019

The Department of International Trade Promotion (DITP), Ministry of Commerce, Royal Thai Government will host Thai Night at the Grand Hyatt, Hong Kong, on the evening of the 20th March, 2019. Her Royal Highness Princess Ubolratana Rajakanya Sirivadhana Barnavadi will preside over Thai Night: ‘Thailand – Where Films Come Alive’, which this year celebrates the […]

Travel, It is Never Too Late, You are Never Too Old

Travel, It is Never Too Late, You are Never Too Old

No matter how old you are, you are never too old to start traveling, and this is why. It is Liberating Life can be 1 long, mundane routine if you let it.  So, break free of the things that tie you down, even if it’s only for a weekend. Go forth and do the things […]

Travel Etiquette: What We All Should Know and Practice

Travel Etiquette: What We All Should Know and Practice

Travel Etiquette: What We All Should Know and Practice Travel is a super experience, but there is an unwritten set of rules governing the travelers behavior. From the expectations of other tourists to ingrained traditions and customs of the country or region we are visiting, and we do not want to offend. To avoid making […]

Hong Kong Horse Racing: New Years Day Preview

Hong Kong Horse Racing: New Years Day Preview

Hong Kong Horse Racing: New Years Day Preview Hong Kong Races returns to Sha Tin tonight with a good race card. Here are the Hong Kong Happy Valley selections from Knightsbridge home of quality race horses. Race 1. Kowloon Peak Hcp (C5) “B+2” Course, 1400M, Expected Going: Good Prize Money: $660000, Rating: 40-0, Class 5 1. (6)  Scarborough Fair 2. (10)  Winning […]

Get 2018 off to a lucky start on January 1 at Sha Tin Racecourse

Get 2018 off to a lucky start on January 1 at Sha Tin Racecourse

Get 2018 off to a lucky start on January 1 at Sha Tin Racecourse, $80 million Mega-jackpots for the New Year The New Year is just around the corner. Racing fans can get 2018 off to a galloping start by attending the “Lucky Start January 1 Raceday” at Sha Tin Racecourse. And with a total […]

Hong Kong Real Estate Defying Gravity

Hong Kong Real Estate Defying Gravity

Hong Kong Real Estate Defying Gravity $JLL, $HSBC, $JPM Hong Kong’s steaming housing market shows no signs of cooling down anytime soon. Prices in the City have climbed 11% YTD defying skeptics waiting for the bubble to burst and government attempts to rein in the world’s most expensive housing market through a raft of taxes and […]

Hong Kong Races: Happy Valley Selections Nov 22

Hong Kong Races: Happy Valley Selections Nov 22

Hong Kong Races: Happy Valley Selections Nov 22 There is some great racing tonight in Hong Kong and here are the selections from Knightsbridge Bloodstock Race 1 – DUMBARTON HANDICAP Wednesday, November 22, 2017, Happy Valley, 19:15 Turf, “C+3” Course, 1200M, Good Prize Money: $660,000, Rating:40-0, Class 5 1 A FAST ONE 10 GLORY HORSIE 6 TREASURE […]

Julius Baer’s Lifestyle Index 2017: Wealth Report: Asia

Julius Baer’s Lifestyle Index 2017: Wealth Report: Asia The Asian wealth management landscape Asia is Julius Baer’s second home market and a powerhouse of global wealth creation. The region’s pool of investable assets held by High Net Worth Individuals (HNWI) is on track to reach USD 14.5 trillion by 2020, representing growth of 160% in […]

Bank of China Race Day in Hong Kong Selections

Bank of China Race Day in Hong Kong Selections

Bank of China Race Day in Hong Kong Selections A very exciting Bank of China Race Day. The BOCHK Jockey Club Cup is one of three G2 features on Sunday, alongside the BOCHK Wealth Management Jockey Club Mile and BOCHK Wealth Management Jockey Club Sprint (1200m), which are the prime lead-up races to the LONGINES […]

Hong Kong: LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship

Hong Kong: LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship

Hong Kong: LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship The world’s best jockeys will compete for the LONGINES International Jockeys’ Championship at Happy Valley Racecourse on Wednesday, 6 December. A HK$800,000 prize fund makes the annual four-race showcase at Hong Kong’s iconic city track the richest jockey challenge in the world. Four Hong Kong-based riders and eight of […]

Hong Kong: the World’s #1 City for International Visits

Hong Kong: the World’s #1 City for International Visits

Hong Kong: the World’s #1 City for International Visits Hong Kong to retain its status as the city most visited by international travelers this year in spite of strained relations with Mainland China. In a report published Tuesday, market research firm Euromonitor International said it estimates 25.7 million arrivals in Hong Kong this year, down […]

 Li Ka-shing’s HK Skyscraper Sold for Record HK$40.2-B

 Li Ka-shing’s HK Skyscraper Sold for Record HK$40.2-B

 Li Ka-shing’s HK Skyscraper Sold for Record HK$40.2-B The landmark building owned by Hong Kong’s richest man Li Ka-shing has been sold to a consortium led by a Chinese energy firm. A landmark building owned by Hong Kong’s richest man Li Ka-shing, 89 anni, has sold for a record price a report said last week, […]

Ferrari F2001, s/n 211, to Auction at Sotheby’s New York

Ferrari F2001, s/n 211, to Auction at Sotheby’s New York

Ferrari F2001, s/n 211, to Auction at Sotheby’s New York $RACE, $BID In a landmark moment for the partnership, Sotheby’s (NYSE:BID) is delighted to announce the addition of a 2001 Ferrari F2001 curated by RM Sotheby’s in the Contemporary Art Evening Auction on 16 November in New York. Unveiled during Sotheby’s Hong Kong Autumn Sales […]

Hong Kong Racing News

Hong Kong Racing News

Hong Kong Racing News By David Morgan at HKJC Group 1 stars Beauty Only, Mr Stunning, Peniaphobia and Contentment will step out for the first time this term at Sunday’s (1 October) National Day race meeting at Sha Tin Racecourse. Hong Kong’s 2017/18 Group race programme kicks off with twin features, the G3 National Day […]

US Ban on Laptops in Airline Cabins Lifted

US Ban on Laptops in Airline Cabins Lifted

US Ban on Laptops in Airline Cabins Lifted The ban on laptops in the cabins of planes flying from the Middle East to the US is over, as federal officials say that large airports in the region have taken other steps to increase security. Those measures include checking electronic devices to make sure they do […]

UAE President Restructures Board of Abu Dhabi Wealth Fund ADIA

UAE President Restructures Board of Abu Dhabi Wealth Fund ADIA

UAE President Restructures Board of Abu Dhabi Wealth Fund ADIA The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority is 1 of the world’s richest sovereign wealth funds UAE President and Abu Dhabi ruler Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan has issued a decree reshuffling the board of Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), official news agency WAM reported Tuesday. […]

Hong Kong: Happy Valley Selections for Wednesday Night

Hong Kong:  Happy Valley Selections for Wednesday Night

Hong Kong: Happy Valley Selections for Wednesday Night Race 1 – MOUNT CAMERON HANDICAP 1.UNIQUE JOYFUL 2.LETSGOFREE 3.GENTRY Race 2 – MOUNT GOUGH HANDICAP 1.BLISS CARTEL 2.IDYLLIC WIND 3.DON WONGCHOY Race 3 – MOUNT NICHOLSON HANDICAP 1.SKY TREASURE 2.LONDON CITY 3.PLANET STAR Race 4 – SHOUSON HILL HANDICAP 1.FORMULA GALORE 2.MIDNITE PROMISE 3.NEVER BETTER Race […]

Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival

Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival

Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival In Hong Kong, an ancient Chinese festival has become one of the world’s greatest parties — the Hong Kong Dragon Boat Carnival. And every year, boats, beers and cheers draw hundreds of thousands of revellers and spectators to stunning Victoria Harbour. Thousands of the world’s top dragon boat athletes battle […]

Hong Kong Racing News: France Galop Cup Handicap

Hong Kong Racing News: France Galop Cup Handicap

Hong Kong Racing News: France Galop Cup Handicap Our Selections 1. Romantic Cash 2. Jetwings 3. Super Turbo By Andrew Hawkins Trainer Richard Gibson believes Jetwings can continue the stable’s recent run of good form in the Class 2 France Galop Cup Handicap (1200m) at Happy Valley on Wednesday night (17 May). Jetwings (132lb) won […]

Hong Kong Combines Horseracing and Interactive Entertainment Technology

Hong Kong Combines Horseracing and Interactive Entertainment Technology

Horseracing and interactive entertainment technology will excite race-goers at Happy Valley Racecourse on Thursday, 20 April, the first of three consecutive Digital Night parties at Hong Kong’s iconic city track. At the three-week event which ends on 3 May, a 65″ Samsung SUHD Quantum Dot TV is up for grabs. The Korea Racing Authority Trophy […]

The Hong Kong Jockey Club was active at the Goffs UK Breeze-Up Sale

The Hong Kong Jockey Club was active at the Goffs UK Breeze-Up Sale

The Hong Kong Jockey Club was active at the Goffs UK Breeze-Up Sale at Doncaster on 12 April, purchasing four well-related, athletic colts for a total outlay of £350,000 (approximately HK$3.39 million). The Club struck early in the session for Lot 8, a fluid-moving colt from the family of G1-winning champion juvenile Bushranger, by the […]

Hong Kong Horse Racing: Audemars Piguet QEII Cup

Hong Kong Horse Racing: Audemars Piguet QEII Cup

Audemars Piguet QEII Cup (Group 1) Our Selections: 1.Pakistan Star 2.Werther 3. The United States HK$20 million (US$2.578 million) 1st HK$11,400,000, 2nd HK$4,400,000, 3rd HK$2,000,000, 4th HK$1,140,000, 5th HK$660,000, 6th HK$400,000 Performance Analysis Horse Details Horse Statistics Probable Jockey Trainer Name   Rep Age/ Sex Wt. Int’l Rtg Lifetime G1 Good Wet RH 1800-2200 Trk/Dist […]