The rise of the sharing economy has inspired Hong Kong-based entrepreneurs to develop innovative ways to promote the ethos.
22 September 2017
When Laurence Fauchon started looking for a nanny to help look after her newborn when she returned to work as an investment banker, little did she know she was embarking on building a social enterprise. More
Hong Kong shutterbugs will be out en masse for an innovative photography competition in October.
11 August 2017
Some 3,000 contestants will set off from the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre at 11am on 8 October to capture their best camera shots of Hong Kong, as the Canon PhotoMarathon gets under way. More
Among the shiny new skyscrapers for which Hong Kong is renowned, streetscapes are being revitalised by the preservation of existing buildings.
04 August 2017
Saving and revitalising properties that might otherwise be destined for demolition is a direction encouraged by government policy, and according to the Hong Kong office of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), it’s an area ripe for public-private partnerships. More
The MILL6 Foundation summer programme celebrates the city’s rich textile history.
28 July 2017
Public participation will be very much part of efforts to help revive the legacy of Hong Kong’s textile industry, thanks to the initiative MILL6 GET SET – Hey! Let’s WEAVE! organised by the MILL6 Foundation, a non-profit arts and cultural institution. More