The event, which takes places on Nov. 11, is Alibaba's day of massive sales across all of its platforms and has been compared to Black Friday in the United States. Widely known as "Singles Day 光棍節", the event is also known as the 11:11 shopping festival because of the date it takes place.
Official launch of new website for Active Healthy Kids Hong Kong, it consists of researchers and practitioners in the area of physical activity and health who have collaborated with stakeholders to produce Hong Kong’s Report Cards on physical activity for children and youth.
Test of Proficiency in Korea 2019 Schedule is announced, look into clear objective and set direction for learning Korean for non-native Korean speakers and overseas Koreans, and measure and evaluate their Korean language skills and utilize the results for in-Korea colleges and job-seeking in future.
HKMA has launched the Faster Payment System (FPS) on 17 September 2018. Both banks and stored value facilities (“SVF”) in Hong Kong may participate in the FPS. It enables their customers to make cross-bank/SVF payments easily, by entering the mobile phone number or the email address of the recipient, with funds available to the recipient almost immediately. The FPS operates on 24x7 basis and supports payments in the HKD and the RMB.
Official Announced new website for the Promotion Association for the Global Youth Innovation Leaders Community. Introduced a competition of startups and business ideas from all of graduates within 5 years including (college graduates, masters, doctors and MBA). Deadline of application is September 10th . Final Award to be held at mid-Oct at Xiamen University with Vice Premier for Education at site
Offiical Website is announced, start from now, we can enjoy natural Nutrition Food and Drink, and use the famous products of Spa & Beauty. There are good choices of products with attractive Gift Voucher available on website. Everything in Natural is Beautiful.
KidsFest is an exciting Festival for the whole family. Characters from well-loved books are brought to life and the stories presented vividly on stage. It’s a wonderful platform for family interaction and at the same time, nurtures a child’s interest in literature and language. KidsFest has become a key event on Hong Kong’s calendar of cultural events when families can look forward to a series of world-class productions," said Matthew Gregory, Executive Producer of ABA Productions Ltd.
From its very beginning, KIS was served by Korean community representatives led by Chairman of Korean Residents’ Association serving concurrently as Chairman of Board of Directors of KIS, and this unbroken chain of service has been crucial in supporting KIS over the years to what we are today.
Launch of Official Online Application Form, it simplifed the procedure for apply lessons online with payment. Harry Wright International is the Premier Swim School in Hong Kong and has been offering a successful program of swimming lessons and training for children, from professional swimming instructors and coaches.
Faust International Ltd was formed in 1999 and aims to bring the wonderful world of theatre, performing arts and creativity to the young people of Hong Kong. Our aim is to provide challenging and creative workshops that engage our students in the world of theatre and performing arts using Faust’s Learning Outcomes (FLO) as the basis for our work.
Brexit is the popular term for the United Kingdom's prospective withdrawal from the European Union. In a referendum on 23 June 2016, 51.9% voted to leave the EU.
Centre for Sports and Exercise, The University of Hong Kong, Official started development work of Online Application Form website, the purpose is to automate application procedure from paper format into full electronic process, with simple online payment gateway. Now it is in another stage to save time, improve accuracy, and able to allow CSE application in full day 24x7.
Jun 2015, phase 2 development work for Caritas Integrated Family Services. This is an ASP.net and MSSQL web-based program for providing automation with enhancing support to various Caritas centres in Hong Kong, the program can improve efficiency and effectiveness on daily operations.
Topcat first started Caritas Project of CIFS system in Dec 2011.
Shin Tai Ho is an international food and beverage distributor in Hong Kong. We are now supplying wide-ranging products from Asia, North America and Europe to supermarkets, restaurants, hotels and other institutions, and cruise ships.
Shin Tai Ho is dedicated to offering a wide variety of high-quality products to satisfy the needs of consumers.
Launching of Sejong Korean Website, a Hong Kong based Korean language learning centre offering easy yet effective learning courses for all levels. Our experienced native Korean teachers will provide a steady and strong foundation to new learners, and help improve all-round understanding of not just the language but also the culture of Korea.
Sejong combine key skills with practical situations, allowing you to actively practice what you learn. Our goal is to help build strong language skills in all areas of speaking, listening, reading and writing.
HTML5 W3C published today the complete definition of the HTML5 and Canvas 2D specifications. Though not yet W3C standards, these specifications are now feature complete, meaning businesses and developers have a stable target for implementation and planning. "As of today, businesses know what they can rely on for HTML5 in the coming years, and what their customers will demand," said Jeff Jaffe, W3C CEO. HTML5 is the cornerstone of the Open Web Platform, a full programming environment for cross-platform applications with access to device capabilities; video and animations; graphics; style, typography, and other tools for digital publishing; extensive network capabilities.
On March 11, 2011, Japan was struck by the shockwaves of a 9.0 magnitude undersea earthquake originating less than 50 miles off its eastern coastline. The most powerful earthquake to have hit Japan in recorded history, it produced a devastating tsunami with waves reaching heights of over 130 feet that in turn caused an unprecedented multireactor meltdown at Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Power Plant. This triple catastrophe claimed almost 20,000 lives, destroyed whole towns, and will ultimately cost hundreds of billions of dollars for reconstruction.
In December 2010, revamping of website for ESF Educational Services Ltd. ESF has provided English language and sports programmes in ESF schools and non ESF venues, it is an organisation that runs 22 educational institutions, most of which are international schools, in Hong Kong.
Beijing was elected as the host city for the 2008 Summer Olympics. The Chinese government renovated and constructed six venues outside Beijing as well as 59 training centres. They demontrated great success on largest structures such as Stadiums and Aquatics Centre.
The iPhone is the first smartphone model designed and marketed by Apple Inc. It is the first generation of iPhone that was introduced in the United States on June 29, 2007. It is a "revolutionary mobile phone"; and a "breakthrough Internet communicator.
Sony Blu-ray is first announced and introduced at the 2006 CES on January 4, 2006. Blu-ray or Blu-ray Disc is a digital optical disc data storage format. It was designed to supersede the DVD format, and is capable of storing several hours of video in high-definition and ultra high-definition resolution.
Age of starting Multi-cores Processor is arrived, AMD introduces dual core technology for their Opteron line of processors.
Google announces Gmail on April 1, 2004. Many people take it as an April Fools joke. Google's initial public offering (IPO) of 19,605,052 shares becomes available at $85 a share August 18, 2004.
Feb 21, 2003, a mainland Chinese doctor checked into a room on the ninth floor of Kowloon’s Metropole Hotel. He had already developed symptoms of pneumonia, but did not seek treatment until the next day at a nearby hospital.
Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS) reached Hong Kong in March 2003. The outbreak in Hong Kong eventually infected 1755 people, 299 died of the disease.
The immediate considerations behind the invasion of Iraq were characterized by concerns brought to the forefront by the events of September 11th 2001, namely global terrorism, and more importantly, the weapons at its disposal in a new era of transnational asymmetrical war waged by non-state actors.
However, the unofficial reasons why the US led the Invasion of Iraq in 2003 are equally important. The main unofficial consideration was that removing Saddam Hussein would be a demonstration of US military might against a visible enemy, and Iraq has the world’s second largest reserves of oil can also not be overlooked.
Two of the planes, American Airlines Flight 11 and United Airlines Flight 175, were crashed into the North and South towers, respectively, of the World Trade Center complex in New York City.