Banking on the best

The need for experts in asset management and private banking has prompted the opening of a new course at the University of Hong Kong. The bachelor of finance program is the first of its kind in Asia.Program coordinator and admissions tutor Anna Wong Wai ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong to become first Asian host of Gay Games

Hong Kong will become the first Asian city to host the Gay Games in 2022 with rights campaigners celebrating the winning bid for a city often criticised for lagging on LGBT rights. Hong Kong beat Mexico's Guadalajara and Washington DC to host the 11th ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong chosen over U.S. and Mexico to host 2022 Gay Games

HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong will host the 2022 Gay Games, fighting off bids from cities in the United States and Mexico to become the first Asian city to stage the sports and cultural event. The news comes after Taiwan’s constitutional court declared ... ( read original story ...)

Hong Kong wins bid to host 2022 ‘Gay Olympics’

Participants do not have to be gay. Hong Kong’s 13-strong bid team erupted in celebration at the news, screaming, hugging and cheering as the announcement was made in. “We are proud to announce that Hong Kong has been chosen,” said bid chair Dennis ... ( read original story ...)

HK property seen among riskiest

HONG KONG’s sky-high prices and low affordability rank it as one of the riskiest property markets for Savills Investment Management, which is avoiding the city in favor of Japan and Australia. “Hong Kong is highly, highly expensive,” Kiran Patel ... ( read original story ...)