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A retail expert believes bricks-and-mortar stores are able to offer added value that online shopping can never deliver. 21 June 2018
E-commerce is often seen as a profitable alternative to running a physical store. More
The increasing popularity of home baking on the Chinese mainland is providing new opportunities for the bakery industry. 20 June 2018
A love of making healthy food for the whole family has triggered a surge in the number of Chinese... More
market spotlight
The large and growing number of tourists from China is creating both opportunities and challenges to the global tourism market. 19 June 2018
Despite the fact that only 5% of mainlanders held passports, China unleashed 130 million outward-... More
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The International Conference of the Modernization of Chinese Medicine & Health Products will take place from 16-17 August 2018. 19 June 2018
Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) receives worldwide acclaim for its authenticity, and Hong Kong... More
venture hong kong
Four young people want to turn letter boxes into secure lockers where you can receive anything from online shopping to laundry. 15 June 2018
Online shopping makes life easier in terms of time savings, but the convenience may stop at the... More
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An entrepreneur believes Hong Kong offers the ideal platform to develop and apply blockchain technologies for trade among Belt and Road countries. 14 June 2018
Pindar Wong is Chairman of VeriFi (Hong Kong) Ltd, an Internet financial infrastructure... More
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The 10th edition of the HKTDC Hong Kong International Tea Fair takes place from 16-18 August 2018. 13 June 2018
Showcasing Hong Kong’s status as the region’s premier tea trading hub, the HKTDC Hong Kong... More
China’s premier lighting and sound fair offers innovative products that appeal to home and professional users alike. 12 June 2018
Many of the latest audio and lighting products were on show at this year's Prolight + Sound... More
life & style
Chinese opera is set to enchant the city with an upcoming festival and the soon-to-open Xiqu Centre in West Kowloon. 11 June 2018
Few art forms can evoke the mystery and charm of ancient China as eloquently as Cantonese opera. More