Wednesday , 23 August 2017

Tag Archives: Hong Kong

Snowing was spotted in Hong Kong by Thousands of Hongkongers

HONG KONG – Thousands of Hongkongers got themselves into a tizzy over the weekend when a clip appearing to show snowfall in Fanling went viral. Excitement over the video has since died down, as a senior scientific officer at the Hong Kong Observatory dismissed snowfall in the region as “suspicious”, but it appears the viral clip has found a successor to its dubious ... Read More »

Miss Hong Kong quits TVB, sells fish balls in Causeway Bay

HONG KONG – Some Miss Hong Kong finalists develop into film queens. Others marry cash. Then there’s the 1994 winner, Halina Tam, who’s now promoting fish balls in Causeway Bay after a stoop in her leisure profession, says Apple Daily. She arrange the store final month and enterprise has been so brisk – about A,000 fish balls are bought every ... Read More »

Chinese ‘chicken cup’ could sell for record US$38m

HONG KONG – A uncommon Ming-period Chinese wine cup, one in every of solely 19 recognized to exist, might fetch a report US$38 million or extra when it goes beneath the hammer in Hong Kong subsequent week, auctioneers stated on Saturday. The small white porcelain cup, adorned with a color portray of a rooster and a hen tending to their ... Read More »

20,000 chickens from Hong Kong infected with H7N9 virus

HONG KONG – Hong Kong will cull roughly 20,000 chickens after discovering the H7N9 avian influenza virus in a batch of poultry imported from mainland China, authorities stated on Monday. The constructive studying got here simply days after the southern Chinese metropolis launched widespread testing of imported reside poultry following rising public concern over the security of imports, notably from the ... Read More »