S&P is having a busy day since lowering China’s soverign rating and then downgrading a few of banks in China, now it has lowered to Hong Kong’s sovereign rating by one notch to AA+, reflecting upon the strong financial linkage and dependence of both the nations. 61 more words
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By Dr Jonny Johnston
My preparation for a yearlong sabbatical to Hong Kong was pretty normal, except for the fact that it only dawned on me when walking down the aisle of the plane that I was leaving home for the first time in my life and decided to travel to the other side of the planet! 396 more words
Novotel Hong Kong Century HotelNOVOTEL HONG KONG CENTURY
Novotel Century Hong Kong located in the centre of Hong Kong Island-Wanchai offering 510 rooms with full Hotel facilities.5-10 mins walk to metro,Star Ferry and shopping district-Causeway Bay.Covered walkway connects the Hotel & Hong Kong Convention & Exhibition Centre with 8 mins walk.Hotel includes a Cafe,Bar,Italian restaurant,meeting room for up to 300 pax,outdoor pool & gym.Executive Premium & Suite rooms with free access to Executive Lounge are good option for business travelers & family. 8 more words
Placemaking is a multi-faceted approach to the planning, design and management of public spaces…. that promote people’s health, happiness, and well being.
Place-making 的過程要牽涉很多範疇，需要規劃，設計，建築，管理等等多方面配合。一個好地方需要適切市民所需，要營造更美好的生活。而且，它是有地區性的。一個屬於沙田的「好地方」規劃，不一定能複製到堅尼地城。簡單來說，Placemaking是一個多方智慧的結晶。一個好的地方，需要很好的設計，還有使用者的貢獻，可以說是可遇不可求。12 more words