Latest News for: Kowloon business


Kowloon East to launch more commercial sites

Hong Kong Standard 12 Mar 2023
The bureau added that many multinational companies and financial institutions have already moved to Kowloon East, indicating that it is growing as a second major business district and enhancing Hong Kong's status as an international financial and trading center.

Long-haul high-speed rail tickets selling fast

Hong Kong Standard 08 Mar 2023
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 West Kowloon high-speed rail station arranged more staff members to assist people to secure a ticket ... .

Firefighters battle blaze in Hong Kong shopping district

Federal News Radio 03 Mar 2023
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 ... Business News. 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 ... .

Kau Yi Chau Artificial Islands to accommodate up to 550k people: govt   

Hong Kong Standard 02 Mar 2023
... Engineering and Development Department today, the head Michael Fong Hok-shing said the Kau Yi Chau Artificial Islands would bring 270,000 employment opportunities to Hongkongers as it aims to be the city’s third Central Business District apart from Central and Kowloon East.

Kwun Tong center redevelopment will now add residences

Hong Kong Standard 05 Feb 2023
Staff reporter ... Managing director Ir Wai Chi-sing said in his blog that in line with the future development of the Kowloon East 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 ... IOS Android ... .

Light public housing a ‘lifeboat’ project, won’t affect Kai Tak’s CBD2 vision, says Winnie Ho

Hong Kong Standard 04 Feb 2023
... the vision of transforming the area into the second Central Business District (CBD2).  ... The supply of commercial lands in Kai Tak remains sufficient, and Kai Tak’s position as the Central Business District in Kowloon East will not be affected, Ho also said. .

Assembly called off over Kai Tak controversy as housing chief willing to mull other sites

Hong Kong Standard 01 Feb 2023
Kowloon Central lawmaker Kitson Yang Wing-kit ... Yang stressed today that he also supports government's light public housing scheme, on the premise that plans transforming Kai Tak and Kowloon East into the city's second Central Business District (CBD2) remain the same. .

Just the ticket as fast rail steps up game to 14,000

Hong Kong Standard 16 Jan 2023
Secretary for Transport and Logistics Lam Sai-hung said the SAR and mainland authorities and MTR Corp have been monitoring operations at the West Kowloon station and decided to raise the cap on tickets to 14,000 per day ... Shops in Tsim Sha Tsui also saw a 20 to 30 percent surge in business, he said.

HK travelers hail smooth high-speed rail ride

China Daily 15 Jan 2023
Yao Min and Li Jiewei, employees of the same company, arrived in Hong Kong for a business event on Saturday ... The reopening of the high-speed rail also provides convenience for people like Yao and Li to travel between the two places for business activities.

Economic angle surfaces in defense of islands push

Hong Kong Standard 08 Jan 2023
James Lee ... The Standard Channel. IOS Android. IOS Android. More>> ... The Kau Yi Chau artificial islands will be home to a third business district after Central and Kowloon East, providing a total of about five million square meters of commercial gross floor area and creating 270,000 jobs, she added ... .

Lantau project costs soar to $580b

Hong Kong Standard 20 Dec 2022
Previous Next. James Lee. The construction cost for three artificial islands under the Lantau Tomorrow project has risen to HK$580 billion from HK$500 billion, while projected revenue from land sales had been cut by nearly HK$400 billion ... The Kau Yi Chau Artificial Islands will become a third business district after Central and Kowloon East ... .

What is the creative economy?

The Manila Times 04 Nov 2022
... from the Shoreditch district of London with its design studios, tech businesses, cafés and clubs to huge prestige projects such as the West Kowloon cultural district in Hong Kong or the cultural hub on Sadiyaat Island in Abu Dhabi that represent billions of dollars of investment.

Valuence Changes Name of Nanboya Luxury Brand Goods Buying Business to ALLU for Overseas Locations

Algeria Times 21 Oct 2022
This online auction allows reuse businesses around the world to participate ... Further, the company decided to unify its overseas luxury brand goods purchasing businesses and retail businesses under the ... 16F, Tower 5, The Gateway, Harbour City, Kowloon, Hong Kong Business lines.

Nine developers join forces on Kai Tak seafront

Hong Kong Standard 14 Jul 2022
... transform the area into the city's second core business district ... With a total area of 488 hectares, Kowloon East comprises the Kai Tak Development, Kwun Tong and Kowloon Bay Business Areas, which is accommodating over 30,000 firms and more than 270,000 jobs, the office said.

Nine developers joining forces to create Kai Tak commercial-cum-residential hub

Hong Kong Standard 13 Jul 2022
The Standard Channel. IOS Android. IOS Android. More>>. The new project comes after the government’s long-term Energizing Kowloon East plan, which aims to transform the area into the city’s second core business district. .

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