Tag Archive: China

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China’s New Four New Great Inventions In The Mobile Era

When it comes to four great Chinese inventions shaping the world’s progress, the unanimous response would be Compass, Papermaking, Gunpowder and Printing from ancient China. But given the rise of the mobile era, do you know about the “Four New Great Inventions” from China today?

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Music Makes the World Go Round

The Stars Shine Bright as a galaxy of celebrity supporters from around the world join in the First Initiative Foundation’s (FIF) World In Tune Initiative and Gala Dinner, including leading American soprano Renée Fleming, known affectionately as “the people’s diva”, as well as music legend Eason Chan, considered by millions the “King of Cantopop”.

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The All New ‘ICBC (Asia) e-Sports & Music Festival Hong Kong’ Featuring the First-ever E-sports, Music and Gourmet Extravaganza

This summer, visitors to Hong Kong will be able to immerse themselves in the world of e-Sports, music and exciting gourmet experiences unlike anything they have experienced before, as the Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) will launch the 3-day extravaganza “ICBC (Asia) e-Sports & Music Festival Hong Kong” at the Central Harbourfront from 4 to 6 August. The Festival has three exciting, never-seen-before elements, offering visitors an unforgettable summer experience.

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Hong Kong Tourism Board: Hong Kong Celebrates Dragon Boat Festival with 3-Day Races and Parties

The Dragon Boat Festival, also known as Tuen Ng Festival, is a traditional Chinese festival which pays tribute to Qu Yuan, a great poet in the Zhou Dynasty. It is celebrated across the globe on the 5th day in the fifth month on Lunar calendar. Hong Kong, as Asia’s World City with well-kept Chinese traditions, combines dragon boat races with exciting party elements and turn it into a 3-day, fun-filled carnival for everyone this summer!

SOPA Announces 2017 Journalism Awards Finalists

The Society of Publishers in Asia (SOPA), a Hong Kong-based not-for-profit organization, today announced the finalists for the SOPA 2017 Awards for Editorial Excellence following a record entry for the third consecutive year.


Manulife Becomes the First Financial Institution to Receive Investment Company WFOE License

Manulife today announces that it has been granted an Investment Company Wholly Foreign-Owned Enterprise (WFOE) license. The new company, known as Manulife Investment (Shanghai) Limited Company, is the first financial institution to receive the Investment Company WFOE license. This approval paves the way for Manulife to provide its global public market and private assets solutions in the fast-growing asset management industry in China.