The systematic transcription Kau Lung or Kau-lung was often used in derived place names before World War II, for example Kau-lung Bay instead of Kowloon Bay. Other spellings include Kauloong and Kawloong.
Escalators link Elements directly with the station concourse.
The station was designed by TFP Farrells. During the planning stage, it was called West Kowloon Station (Chinese: 西九龍站).
On 16 September 2000, the new shopping mall "Dickson CyberExpress" (Chinese: 迪生數碼世界) was opened by Dickson Poon. The size was 70,000 square feet (6,500m2) spread over four levels of the station with six shopping areas. However, the mall did not have the expected volume of customers and business was weak. After half a year, the mall shrank its size. The mall management company planned to decrease the level of the mall from 4 levels to 3 levels and to combine some of the shopping areas. Business remained poor due to sparse population near the station and a recession at that time. The mall finally closed its operation in 2005.
Hong Kong is ranked as one of the most expensive real estate markets in the world ... pain) to deal with ... Works, managed to overcome the idiosyncrasies of her 516-square-foot (48-square-meter) apartment in Kwun Tong, an iconic industrial area in Kowloon that has been transformed into a business district ... ....
Some of them refuse to pay business rates yet, when the council goes after them, the directors turn out to have vanished into the ether ...Mouse of Kowloon turned up, offering no rent but agreeing to pay the business rates — which can be a six-figure sum — struggling landlords were delighted.
From exploring the bustling nightlife to searching for the best dim sum, visiting artsy neighborhoods in WestKowloon to surfing at down-to-earth Sai Kung, and from spiritual hikes up Ngong Ping to souvenir shopping along the various shopping streets and night markets ... Capricorns cherish enriching holidays that keep their minds busy.
He shared a picture of a tourist sitting on a busy road with a cup of change and a sign in front of them and wrote “nature is healing, begpackers are back.” ... People are also reading… ... No ... Armed with his ukulele and a sign reading “Please help me with my trip around the world” in Chinese, he set up in a busy park in Hong Kong’s Kowloon district.
The bureau added that many multinational companies and financial institutions have already moved to KowloonEast, indicating that it is growing as a second major business district and enhancing Hong Kong's status as an international financial and trading center.
According to the mainland’s official train ticketing website, 12306, three trains will depart from Hong Kong to Chaoshan and one train to Zhaoqing, with the business and first-class seats on the first two trains sold out yesterday. The WestKowloon high-speed rail station arranged more staff members to assist people to secure a ticket ... .
No casualties have been reported after the fire erupted at the Mariners’ Club redevelopment project in the densely populated Tsim Sha Tsui district at about 11 p.m. Thursday ... READ MORE ... Thursday ... BusinessNews. Tsim Sha Tsui is a tourist and shopping area in Kowloon, and is famous for its skyscrapers and an iconic view of the city’s Victoria Harbor ... .
Staff reporter ...Managing director Ir Wai Chi-sing said in his blog that in line with the future development of the KowloonEast central business district, the authority decided to introduce residential housing into the project to enhance its attractiveness. The residential area will be built above the hotel, office and shopping areas ... IOSAndroid ... .
... the vision of transforming the area into the second CentralBusinessDistrict (CBD2). ... The supply of commercial lands in Kai Tak remains sufficient, and Kai Tak’s position as the Central Business District in KowloonEast will not be affected, Ho also said. .