Hong Kong country pageHong Kong is a Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China. It is a major East Asian hub with global connections in finance and business. It has absorbed people and cultural influences from around the world and proudly proclaims itself to be Asia’s World City. Hong Kong is much more than a city and, with its cloudy mountains and rocky islands, has a mostly rural landscape, much of it classified as Country Park.

Image accompanying an extract from a novel about life in Hong Kong - an elderley night worker in Mong Kok experiences random violence from a criminal gang
Harbour Views – Under Neon Lights
Philip Chatting   After sunset Mong Kok’s seething activity hardly dipped below the uproar of mid-afternoon. While there were services to be sold and money to be made, work continued...