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Stories about: Hong Kong

Owners Say the Jumbo Kingdom Floating Restaurant Did Not Sink, the Plot Thickens
Owners Say the Jumbo Kingdom Floating Restaurant Did Not Sink, the Plot Thickens

25 Jun 2022, 05:51 UTC / Contrary to the initial statement, Aberdeen Restaurant Enterprises Ltd. is now saying that the gigantic vessel only took some water but is still afloat

 
Jumbo Kingdom Floating Restaurant, Once World’s Largest, Capsizes at Sea
Jumbo Kingdom Floating Restaurant, Once World’s Largest, Capsizes at Sea

22 Jun 2022, 05:06 UTC / Iconic Hong Kong floating restaurant, part of the larger floating structure, was being towed to an unknown location when it went down, bad weather to blame

 
Private Jet Rental for Pets Is Booming, and Not Among the Rich
Private Jet Rental for Pets Is Booming, and Not Among the Rich

28 Jan 2022, 04:09 UTC / Working- and middle-class pet owners are pooling resources to charter jets for their “furry children” out of Hong Kong, as pet travel really takes off

 
A Tour Bus for Sleep-Deprived Customers Is a Thing That Exists
A Tour Bus for Sleep-Deprived Customers Is a Thing That Exists

24 Oct 2021, 04:29 UTC / Pay for catching up on your rest: a five-hour bus ride around Hong Kong will help sleep-deprived people catch some Zs, or maybe even some sights

 
Test Drive Unlimited Solar Crown to Take Place in Hong Kong, Coming Next Year
Test Drive Unlimited Solar Crown to Take Place in Hong Kong, Coming Next Year

8 Jul 2021, 04:40 UTC / The next iteration of Test Drive Unlimited will launch in 2022 with a refreshed approach, and the game will be set in Hong Kong

 
One Single Parking Spot Sells for $1.3 Million, Sets New World Record
One Single Parking Spot Sells for $1.3 Million, Sets New World Record

5 Jun 2021, 05:13 UTC / Hong Kong remains the priciest market for real estate, whether it’s for property in residential areas or parking spaces close to these properties

 
Apple Vans Sent to Another Region in Attempt to Build a Better Google Maps Rival
Apple Vans Sent to Another Region in Attempt to Build a Better Google Maps Rival

11 May 2021, 06:56 UTC / The Apple Maps vans have recently been spotted in Hong Kong as the iPhone maker is trying to add a new region to Look Around

 
Mysterious Bug Kills Android Auto in Unsupported Countries
Mysterious Bug Kills Android Auto in Unsupported Countries

1 Apr 2021, 05:50 UTC / Google says it has found a problem in Android Auto that makes it impossible to run the app in an unsupported region; no fix is on the radar

 
Bad Update Breaks Down Android Auto, Making People Think They Got Banned
Bad Update Breaks Down Android Auto, Making People Think They Got Banned

24 Mar 2021, 09:00 UTC / Android Auto no longer works for users in Hong Kong, and someone says they were told by a carmaker representative that Google banned the entire region

 
Dot Is an Old Ferry That Became a Gorgeous, Floating Palatial Home
Dot Is an Old Ferry That Became a Gorgeous, Floating Palatial Home

8 Mar 2021, 08:16 UTC / Dot is now on the market as the perfect family home, with mooring included in the price; it offers accommodation for 8 guests and is entirely self-sufficient

 
45 Supercars Pulled Over at the Same Time Make for an Arresting Visual
45 Supercars Pulled Over at the Same Time Make for an Arresting Visual

24 Feb 2021, 12:50 UTC / Street racing is an ever-increasing phenomenon on Hong Kong expressways and the police are getting stricter to keep it down

 
Have Lamborghini Gallardo, Will Race (and Crash)
Have Lamborghini Gallardo, Will Race (and Crash)

19 Oct 2020, 03:47 UTC / Hong Kong police arrest couple who crashed into side of tunnel of Western Harbor Crossing, lie about the circumstances. Street racing was probably involved

 
Boxy, Driverless, Double-Deck Tram Wants People to Try Public Transport Again
Boxy, Driverless, Double-Deck Tram Wants People to Try Public Transport Again

22 Jul 2020, 12:52 UTC / Ponti Design Studio creates a concept for a new type of public transport, one that allows social distancing and is more sustainable

 
A Cybertrunk For Your Wrist: Cybertime Watch From Anicorn
A Cybertrunk For Your Wrist: Cybertime Watch From Anicorn

23 Jan 2020, 23:00 UTC / Hong Kong watch brand finds inspiration in Tesla’s Cybertruck, with a limited edition model including two cracks on the screen. It’s not bulletproof, though

 
Parking Spots So Outrageously Expensive They Cost More Than a Luxury Condo
Parking Spots So Outrageously Expensive They Cost More Than a Luxury Condo

28 Oct 2019, 21:05 UTC / Real estate is getting pricier by the day, especially when it comes to parking spots: in big cities, they sell for more money than their accompanying condos

 
Flight Attendants Have Been Stealing Cathay Pacific Blind, Won’t do it Anymore
Flight Attendants Have Been Stealing Cathay Pacific Blind, Won’t do it Anymore

23 Apr 2019, 11:17 UTC / Airline’s crackdown on petty theft continues: at least 6 crew members face disciplinary action after random check at Hong Kong airport

 
World’s Longest Sea Crossing Bridge Opens in China
World’s Longest Sea Crossing Bridge Opens in China

23 Oct 2018, 08:56 UTC / China opens the 55 km (34 miles) long bridge-tunnel complex that links Hong Kong to Macau and the mainland Chinese city of Zhuhai.

 
Pedestrian Calmly Walks Away After Brutal Accident
Pedestrian Calmly Walks Away After Brutal Accident

22 Oct 2018, 11:55 UTC / Teenage schoolgirl was hit by a taxi and thrown in the air in Hong Kong, police say she received injuries only to her legs

 
Hong Kong's Green Carbon Koenigsegg Agera RS Is a Flawless Gem
Hong Kong's Green Carbon Koenigsegg Agera RS Is a Flawless Gem

27 Mar 2018, 16:39 UTC / Each machine brought to life by the Angelholm-based automotive producer can be considered a one-off, with this Agera RS being the freshest example of this

 
Mysterious Pagani Huayra BC Shows Stealth Spec in Hong Kong
Mysterious Pagani Huayra BC Shows Stealth Spec in Hong Kong

19 Jan 2018, 11:27 UTC / The San Cesario sul Panaro automotive producer is only bringing twenty units of the Huayra BC to the world and this is the latest one to hit the web