Starving and Struggling: Hong Kong musicians close to bowing out

Starving and Struggling: Hong Kong musicians close to bowing out

Months of protests followed by the COVID-19 pandemic have found musicians without steady work for almost a year. Chris B, of record label and promoter…

Jumbo Kingdom: The mission to save a sunken icon

Jumbo Kingdom: The mission to save a sunken icon

When it comes to the future of floating restaurant Jumbo Kingdom, perhaps the answer to saving the iconic landmark lies in the story of an…

Diplomacy in the Time of COVID-19: Rallying around each other in tough times ‚ÄúPart of the Irish DNA‚ÄĚ

Diplomacy in the Time of COVID-19: Rallying around each other in tough times ‚ÄúPart of the Irish DNA‚ÄĚ

Consul-General David Costello imagines a bright post-coronavirus future with business breakfasts, virus-free air and Hong Kongers visiting the oldest whiskey distillery in the world on…

Democratic Party fights for Hong Kong protesters to get status to flee to Britain

Democratic Party fights for Hong Kong protesters to get status to flee to Britain

The Democratic Party calls on Britain to fast track Hong Kong BN(O) holders‚Äô citizenships and create sanctuary conditions for Hong Kong protesters who currently lack…

Live performances back on track as social distance regulations loosen

Live performances back on track as social distance regulations loosen

Under new COVID-19 social gathering restrictions effective today, gatherings of up to 50 will be permitted and live performances can resume with 50 percent attendance….

Cancelled Black Lives Matter march goes ahead despite confusion

Cancelled Black Lives Matter march goes ahead despite confusion

The Black Lives Matter march went ahead on Sunday, despite an official cancellation. Attendance included students, teachers and politicians including Long Hair and Avery Ng…

Public lynching of George Floyd “hauntingly familiar”: activists call for Black Lives Matter action in Hong Kong

Public lynching of George Floyd “hauntingly familiar”: activists call for Black Lives Matter action in Hong Kong

In light of the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and countless others, Black Lives Matter advocates and organizations are bringing attention to police brutality…

Painting takes away from ‚Äúthe sadness of the present‚ÄĚ: Impressionist painter Lin Minggang‚Äôs solo show opens as Hong Kong heals from COVID-19

Painting takes away from ‚Äúthe sadness of the present‚ÄĚ: Impressionist painter Lin Minggang‚Äôs solo show opens as Hong Kong heals from COVID-19

The opening night of a Monet-inspired artist’s exhibition drives home the idea that art is necessary when coping with adversity. Photo: Artist Lin Minggang speaks…

A kingdom in jeopardy: Southern District Council’s quest to preserve Aberdeen’s famed floating restaurant

A kingdom in jeopardy: Southern District Council’s quest to preserve Aberdeen’s famed floating restaurant

Part one of this Harbour Times exclusive series explores the unclear future of iconic floating restaurant Jumbo Kingdom, and the downfalls of Hong Kong‚Äôs policy…

Diplomacy in the time of COVID-19: Canada engaging in social media ‚Äėcaremongering‚Äô

Diplomacy in the time of COVID-19: Canada engaging in social media ‚Äėcaremongering‚Äô

The consulate urges all fellow Canadians to follow official social media channels for up to date information, advice and positivity. Photo: Mr Jeff Nankivell, the…

Cultural development projects in West Kowloon approaches finale

Cultural development projects in West Kowloon approaches finale

Funding and land approval from LegCo lets West Kowloon begin the final stages of development for two significant projects: the ‚ÄėArtist Square Bridge‚Äô and ‚ÄėIntegrated…

Diplomacy in the time of COVID-19: France continues to support Santé, Amitié, Solidarité (Health, Friendship, Solidarity)

Diplomacy in the time of COVID-19: France continues to support Santé, Amitié, Solidarité (Health, Friendship, Solidarity)

The French consulate fights COVID-19 head on with optimism: ‚ÄúHong Kong welcomes us, we must be exemplary.‚ÄĚ

Diplomacy in the time of COVID-19: No more visas for Scandinavia

Diplomacy in the time of COVID-19: No more visas for Scandinavia

This edition of Diplomacy in the time of COVID-19 looks at the Finnish Consulate, which has indefinitely postponed all visa applications.

Making Ocean Park more than a ‚Äúcollective memory‚ÄĚ: an interview with returning Board Member, Loretta Fong

Making Ocean Park more than a ‚Äúcollective memory‚ÄĚ: an interview with returning Board Member, Loretta Fong

Get to know Ms Loretta Fong, who was re-appointed for her third term as a Board Member of Ocean Park. She reflects on the Park’s…

Representation for Hongkongers in US Census: Write In Hongkonger Campaign

Representation for Hongkongers in US Census: Write In Hongkonger Campaign

A campaign is pushing for the representation of the 200,000 Hong Kong-Americans in the 2020 US Census.