Archive | March 2012

Hong Kong’s new leader

Finally Hong Kong has a new leader. Last weekend, C.Y. Leung was “elected” to become Hong Kong’s next Chief Executive. Calling it an “election” would be a lie though.  Read More…


Salaries in Hong Kong – the gap is widening….

Two weeks ago, Shards in China, wrote an interesting piece about the Gini coefficient, a statistical means to measure income distribution within a society. And just last week, there was a piece in Hong Kong’s South China Morning Post showing the development of the average household income in Hong Kong. The results are indeed shocking.

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Hong Kong in the 1930s

A brilliant video showing Hong Kong in the 1930s. If you’re used to Hong Kong’s 2012 skyline, this video will surprise you.