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Hong Kong & Shanghai Hotel group expands into Europe

Paris – The Hongkong and Shanghai Hotels, Limited (HSH)  announced  this month the opening of its tenth Peninsula hotel and the first in Europe, The Peninsula Paris. HSH Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director Clement K.M. Kwok said, “I am excited and proud to announce the latest addition … Continue reading Hong Kong & Shanghai Hotel group expands into Europe

New social travel site Spottly: Travel story with pictures

Hong Kong – A social travel site in Asia has lofty aims of being the largest user generated travel platform in Asia. With competitors like TripAdvisor, GoGoBot, Trippy and WAYN, of which at least TripAdvisor is very active in this … Continue reading New social travel site Spottly: Travel story with pictures

Report: Where Rich Chinese Want to Live

Beijing – A growing number of wealthy Chinese are choosing to live and work abroad.  Almost two-thirds of Chinese with more than $1.6 million in the bank have emigrated, or are planning to, according to research firm Hurun, a research firm … Continue reading Report: Where Rich Chinese Want to Live

Hong Kong showcases cinematic highlights in Berlin

Berlin/Hong Kong – The annual Hong Kong Film Festival for central and eastern Europe opened its doors yesterday at the Arsenal Cinema (Sony Center) in Berlin last night. The festival is sponsored by the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO Berlin). … Continue reading Hong Kong showcases cinematic highlights in Berlin

McKinsey predicts digital banking customers in Asia to reach 1.7 billion by 2020

Hong Kong – The number of digital banking consumers in Asia would reach 1.7 billion by 2020, with China, India, and ASEAN seeing the biggest gains, said a new report by global management consultants McKinsey & Company. Titled “Asia Digital … Continue reading McKinsey predicts digital banking customers in Asia to reach 1.7 billion by 2020