China Mobile Hong Kong Triumphs Hong Kong’s Fastest 5G Network Award by Ookla® | Taiwan News | 2021-08-27 16:30:00

HONG KONG SAR – Media OutReach – 27 August 2021 – Hong Kong’s leading 5G network provider China Mobile Hong Kong (CMHK) has been recognised as Hong Kong’s Fastest 5G Network Award – First Half of 2021* by Ookla® the company behind Speedtest®. This triumph follows its recognition by Ookla as the Fastest 5G Network in the Fourth Quarter of 2020 in Hong Kong**, and reaffirms CMHK’s commitment to leading Hong Kong into the new era of 5G. According to…

The best views in Hong Kong – according to Lonely Planet travel experts

What’s On The best views in Hong Kong – according to Lonely Planet travel experts Share this article Next article Boasting one of the most iconic skylines in the world, Hong Kong is a cornucopia of architectural marvels and natural wonders. We live in a city where Skyscrapers collide with expansive oceans, white beaches and volcanic rock formations; and whether we’re hiking to drink in our fill of the city below or making our way out of the urban jungle…

Samurai Sushi and Tempura Night at Movenpick Hotel Doha

Location: Movenpick Hotel Doha, Corniche Promenade, Doha, Qatar Date: 8 September 2021 Time: 06:30 pm – 11:00 pm Ticket Purchase: No tickets needed Price: Regular – 99QR Phone: +974 4429 1111 Let’s face it, sushi and tempura have become a staple meal in Doha and if you weren’t a fan before, chances are you’ll be won over before you know it. From sushi to sashimi and everything in between, #SeasonsRestaurant is offering up a delicious and hearty platter of sushi…

Qatar calls for peaceful transfer of power in Afghanistan

The State of Qatar said that that it is closely following the fast-paced developments in the Afghan capital, Kabul, and called for an immediate, comprehensive, and permanent ceasefire in all Afghan territories. In a statement on Sunday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs affirmed the need to work urgently for a peaceful transfer of power that would pave the way for a comprehensive political settlement, include all Afghan parties and achieve security and stability in the country. The statement stressed the…

Hong Kong: Downgrading GDP forecasts

Hong Kong GDP growth slowed more than expected GDP slowed to 2.9% year-on-year in 3Q18 from 3.5% previously. It was the slowest rate since 3Q16.  The main factor behind the slowdown was consumption. While this still grew 5.2% YoY in 3Q18, it was the slowest growth rate since 1Q17. We believe this is a result of consumers making large down payments on residential properties, which reduced the pool of money available for other purchases.  The other unexpected effect is that…

Mapping Hong Kong’s ETF market

Assets under management in exchanged-traded funds are burgeoning, but growth is concentrated in the US and Europe, writes Fiona Rintoul. By the end of August 2020, the ETF/exchange-traded product (ETP) market had reached a record US$7.1 trillion (€6 trillion) of assets under management (AuM), according to the consultancy ETFGI, but just $45 billion of that was attributable to the Asia-Pacific hub of Hong Kong. Trading in ETFs on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange typically accounts for less than 5% of…

Lionel Messi reaches agreement to sign for Qatar-owned Paris Saint-Germain

French sports outlet L’Equipe has said on its website that Lionel Messi has reached an agreement with Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) over a transfer. “His plane is expected in the next few hours in the French capital, Paris and he will sign an initial two-year deal”, reported L’Equipe on 10 August 2021. At a press conference on August 8, 2021, Messi made a tearful exit from his 20-plus year spell at FC Barcelona. Greatest ApplauseOfAllTime pic.twitter.com/YoJt8nkTZc — FC Barcelona (@FCBarcelona) August…