A tourist was left severely bruised in Thailand after a bungee jumping accident. His terrifying experience has gone viral on social media.
The overall Prime Global Rental Index increased 10.3 percent in the year to December 2022, down from a peak of 11.8 percent in March 2022, the report added.
The Airport Authority said the check-in system had fully resumed normal operation after a regular test found an "abnormality" in the network's computer system. Registration for check-in at several rows in the city's normally efficient airport were shut during the outage.
Mukesh Aghi, the president of the US India Strategic and Partnership Forum (USISPF), said the India-US relationship is strong and is growing positively in every aspect.
The office-goer revealed that while taking the toast, he had failed to observe an 'important piece of etiquette in the eyes of the seniors.
Air India will add a total of eight new weekly flights -six to Bangkok (three each from Delhi and Mumbai), and additional weekly flights from Delhi to Seoul (Incheon) and Hong Kong, starting from March 26.
A skyscraper under construction in the heart of a historic Hong Kong shopping and tourist district was left scorched on March 3 by a massive fire, with authorities saying the blaze had been largely extinguished.
Overall prime office vacancies in the hub rose to over 12% in the three months to December, up from less than 10% last year, according to property consultancy JLL.
The crisis-ridden Indian conglomerate is continuing an investor roadshow in Hong Kong Tuesday to ease concerns about its financial health and corporate governance induced by a short-seller’s allegations.
Masks will no longer be needed outdoors, indoors or on public transport, Hong Kong leader John Lee told reporters on Tuesday.
The two-day roadshow in Hong Kong follows a series of investor meetings on Monday in Singapore, where executives said the Indian conglomerate has enough money to repay debt due over the next three years in addition to an $800 million credit facility.
Hong Kong mimicked the mainland’s isolationist zero-infection policy and lost business and talent to Singapore, its main competitor in the region
The lender expects “double-digit” growth in wealth management income and “single-digit” loan growth, according to a spokeswoman. The lender’s headcount in Hong Kong has ranged from 5,500 to 5,800 in recent years, she said.
Sunday’s bid was for a license plate with the letter “R” and came at a Lunar New Year auction organized by the Hong Kong Transport Department.
Aramco has a market capitalization of about $1.9 trillion, more than four times that of Tencent Holdings Ltd., the most valuable stock on the Hong Kong exchange.
Three airlines will give away the tickets through various promotional activities, including lucky draws and “buy one get one” offers.
The semi-autonomous cities have both stuck to Beijing's zero-Covid strategy for nearly three years, splitting families, cutting off tourism and suffocating businesses.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan climbed 0.9% to 557.65 and was set for its fifth straight day of gains.
China's travel recovery will start gradually in the first six months of 2023, while outbound travel will start to pick up in the second half of the year, according to survey results by the Chinese Traveler Sentiment Report.
This trendy business hub in Asia is finally getting back on its feet with a wide range of new attractions and experiences in a post-pandemic world.
The opening will bring the resumption of quarantine-free travel between the financial hub and the mainland although it would be done in a "gradual and orderly" way, China's Hong Kong and Macau Affairs Office said in a notice on Thursday.
Japan, which is a top travel destination for Hong Kong people, said it would limit flights from Hong Kong, Macau and mainland China to Tokyo's two airports, plus Osaka and Nagoya from Friday. The decision comes during a peak travel season and ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday which begins Jan. 22.
Hong Kong leader John Lee is due to hold a media briefing at 3.30pm (0730 GMT) to give further details.
The opening would mark the end of a three-year closure that was first imposed when COVID emerged in 2020.
The CSOP Bitcoin Futures ETF closed up 0.5% at HK$7.81 per unit, while the CSOP Ether Futures ETF ended 0.4% higher at HK$7.805.