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  • THIS ISHONG KONG
  • Hong Kong! is ever changing, and like the metropolis itrepresents, the city brand also has to evolve with the times. ln2010, Brand Hong Kong (BrandHK) was revitalised following anin-depth review to update the Brand’s core values and attributesand to reflect the community’s perceptions of and aspirations for The blue and green ribbons that extend from the dragon symbol-the city. Today, Hong Kong defines itself as a free and dynamic ise blue sky and a sustainable environment, while the red ribbonsociety where creativity and entrepreneurship converge. Strategi- is the silhouette of Lion Rock, which represents Hong Kongcally located in the heart of Asia, it is a cosmopolitan city offering people’s ‘can-do’ spirit. The flowing ribbons evoke versatility andglobal connectivity, security and rich diversity, and is home to a the multiple colours signify the city’s diversity and dynamism.unique network of people who celebrates excellence and qualityliving. The small icons that sometimes appear in applications of BrandHK designs are representative of the city, its lifestyle andThe visual identity of BrandHK, which has taken on a more heritage.contemporary look, maintains the virtues of the original dragonlogo — a mythical and powerful icon that links the city’s historic The chapters of this book present the key attributes and values ofpast with its energetic modernity. Hong Kong and its people. These are the basic elements of BrandHK — qualities that explain why there’s no city like Asia’s world city.
  • CONTENTS FREE COSMOPOLITAN 4 - 11 East Meets West l Culture & Arts l Sports DYNAMIC 12 - 20QUALITY LIVING Economy, Trade Fairs & Conventions l Athletic Achievements Films, Animation & Creative Industries SECURE 21 - 25 Governance & Law I Health & Welfare I Education & Research DIVERSE 26 - 33 Multicultural Society I Urban Architecture & Heritage Cityscape & Nature INNOVATIVE CONNECTED 34 - 42 Air, Sea & Land Traffic I Gateway to China I Infrastructure EXCELLENCE & Transport I Telecommunications THIS IS HONG KONG 43 - 47 Famous People I Leisure FACTS & FIGURES 48 MAPS 50 - 55 ENTERPRISING CONTACT US 56 - 57
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  • The Man Hong Kong International Literary Festival !"#$% #$% &"% (#))$&% *+(,-&#./% .0% *,-&#1% 2/)+#$"% 3,#&#/)% #/% 4$#-5% 3#&"% /.1+#$&$% $6*"% -$% 47#&-1% 8".$"5% 900,:% 4,*",% -/;% <,-/=% >..,".6$%-&&/;#/)%&"%?@A@%1/&B%C/%?@@D%&"%0$&#1-+%#/&,.;6*;% &"% >-/% 4$#-/% E#&,-,:% 43-,;% &.% ,*.)/#$% 6/F6(+#$";% 4$#-/% 3,#&#/)%#/%2/)+#$"B Hong Kong Arts Festival G#/*% AHDI5% &"#$% 0$&#1-+% "-$% (/% &"% J3+% #/% &"% *,.3/% .0% &"% -,&$% *-+/;-,5% -% &#7% 0.,% ,$#;/&$% -/;% 1#$#&.,$% &.% /J.:% &"% ($&% &"% 3.,+;% "-$% &.% Hong Kong!s universal appeal is borne out by a lively arts and .00,% #/% 76$#*5% .F,-5% entertainment scene, offering something for everybody ;-/*%-/;%&"-&,B6 throughout the year, from Western and Cantonese opera to New art and cultural district !"% 8.1,/7/&% "-$% 7 rock and Canto-pop concerts, from ballet to modern dance and ),-/&;%-/%6F0,./&%/;.37/&%.0%KGL?BM%(#++#./%&.%*,-&%-%3.,+;N art exhibitions. *+-$$% #/&),-&;% -,&$% -/;% *6+&6,-+% ;#$&,#*&% ./% -% F,#7% O@N"*&-,% 3-&,0,./&%$#&%#/%P$&%Q.3+../B%!"%/3%-,&$%-/;%*6+&6,-+%"6(%3#++% Cinematic tradition !"%*#&:%-&&,-*&$%0.,#)/%7.1#7-=,$%-/;% F,.1#;% 0-*#+#&#$% .0% ;#00,/&% &:F$% -/;% $#R$5% #/*+6;#/)% -% 7)-% "-$% F,.1#;;% 7-/:% 77.,-(+% *#/7-&#*% 7.7/&$B% 9-7$% ]./;% F,0.,7-/*% 1/65% -% *./*,&% "-++5% &"-&,$5% -% S#T6% */&,% U0.,% F-#;%-%1#$#&%#/%!"#$%&$()*"$*"#$+,-.#$+/$UAHDOX%-/;%0)#$1,*"#2$ V"#/$% WF,-X% -/;% -% 76$67B% <.$&,% Y% Z-,&/,$[% V#&:% Z-,=[% 0&3%U?@@?X5%3"#+%]-&7-/%)+#;;%-7./)%&"%$=:$*,-F,$%.0%V/&,-+% *./*F&%"-$%(/%-;.F&;%0.,%&"%;$#)/%.0%&"%;#$&,#*&B #/%4&*5&6$!"#$0&27$8)9"*$$ #/% ^./)% Q./)% #/*+6;_% :*#2$ *"#$ 02&9,$ UAHDIX5% ;&2&$ <2,=*% !,5>$ ?&).#26$!"#$<2&.-#$,=$;)=#%U?@@IX%-/;%!"#$@)*A"")7#2BC$+/).#$*,$*"#$ +&-&D3 E,-.)#2$,=$F,2*/#$UAH``X5%,.7-/&#*% $ ;,G#$ )C$ &$ %&3HEI-#.,/2#.$ !")9$ UAH``X% -/;% !"#$ J,2-.$ ,=$ E/C)#$ J,9$ 4&**-#C")I%$&-,&;%$"..&#/)%#/%^./)%Q./)%#/%>-,*"%?@AAB Film archive !"% ^./)% Q./)% <#+7% 4,*"#1% #$% ./% .0% &"% *#&:[$% 1$5,.#-$,=$ ;-&#/)% (-*=% &.% &"% /;% .0% &"% AH&"% */&6,:B% <#+7$% *-/% (% $/% -&% J#C*$8,(-,, 3=/;%$*,/#/)$%.,%F,#1-&+:%#/%-6;#.1#$6-+%(..&"$B </-*/2&-$0)C*2)A*
  • Orchestras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antonese opera H+%ACCB6%<,+0"+()(% 5,0/($(1%*+%7"+5%8"+5%"$%0/(% "#$0/% H+0($+,0*"+,-% V$0% !,*$% *+% Y,D% ACGG2% 3/(% (=(+0% 1$(4% AFC% IJKE<;L)% M(&$()(+0,0*=(% N*)0% "% 5,--($*()%$":%,@"#0%Z>%."#+0$*()2 OH+0,+5*@-(%<#-0#$,-%7($*0,5(%"%7#:,+*0DP% Mega Events Fund 3/(% IESGZ% :*--*"+% 5"=($+:(+0% 0$,1*0*"+)% 0"% $(.(*=(% )#./% ,+% /"+"#$2% 3"% #$0/($%&$()($=(%0/(%,$06%0/(%Q"=($+:(+0% @,.X*+5% 0"% :,R"$% ,$0)6% *+R(.0(1% IES>2>% :*--*"+% *+0"% 0/(% <,+0"+T .#-0#$,-% ,+1% )&"$0)% (=(+0)% ()(%;&($,%U(=(-"&:(+0%!#+12 0/,0% ,11% ."-"#$% ,+1% =*@$,+.D% 0"% 0/(% .*0D2%8 World-class museums 3/(% 7"+5% E(-(.0(1% (=(+0)% $,+5(% 9 8"+5% Y#)(#:% "% V$06% 0/(% 7"+5% 8"+5% $":% 0/(% 7"+5% 8"+5% Y#)(#:% "% 7*)0"$D6% 0/(% U$% E#+% ],0T)(+% U$,5"+% [",0% <,$+*=,-6% 0/(% Y#)(#:6% 0/(% 7"+5% 8"+5% 7($*0,5(% $(."$1% @$(,X*+5% U$,5"+% Y#)(#:% ,+1% 0/(% 7"+5% 8"+5% E.*(+.(% !"#$%&"( Y#)(#:% ,$(% "+-D% ),:&-()% "% 0/(% .*0DP)% )*+,(-%+(!-.,/%0"%4"$-1T.-,))%0(++*)%,+1%5"-%0"#$+,:(+0)2 5$(,0% :#)(#:)6% (,./% "($*+5% ,% =,$*(0D% Vibrant nightlife &$()(+02% $(5*"+%"$%)/"&&*+56%+*5/0-*(%,+1%O:")0%=*@$,+0%.*0D%-*(P6%,.."$1*+5% 0"% ,+% *+0($+,0*"+,-% )#$=(D% @D% <JJ% Q-"@,-% 3$,=(-% ,+1% 3"#$*):% *+% Hong Kong Flower ACCB2% Show Beer festival H+%#-D%ACGC%0/(% *)%,%:,R"$%,++#,-%(=(+0% F0/%N,+%84,*%!"+5%[(($()06%,% &$":"0*+5% /"$0*.#-0#$(% .(-(@$,0*"+% "% ""16% @(($% ,+1% ,+1% 5$((+% -*=*+52% H0% # + 6 % 1 $( 4 % . $" 4 1 ) % " % " = ( $ % ,00$,.0)%,@"#0%?CC%CCC%% ACC%CCC%&("&-(2%3/(%N,+%84,*% !"+5% (+0($0,*+:(+0% 1*)0$*.0% *+% 8"+5% ,+1% ,$"#+1% 0/(% <(+0$,-% *)% *::(+)(-D% &"&#-,$% 4"$-12% 4*0/%-".,-)%,+1%0"#$*)0)2
  • Sports extravaganza AB-*(+& /*& Hong Kong is Cosmopolitan Dragon boat racing C+& (.-& D (./+& (2$3/(/"*$%& 4./*-+-& -+(/B-& With its multicultural population and great location, Hong Kong +6"2(& $((2$#(+& .5,-& #2"03+& $*3&10 plays host to a variety of world-class sporting events through- 11 out the year. Events that have acquired Major Sports (or !M" Mark) status may receive government subsidies, while other big sporting events are supported by the Mega Events Fund. World Cup in 3D !"#$%&""()$%%&$*+&&,"(&#%"+-&("& (.-&$#(/"*&0.-*&&1"2%3&456&7898&0$+&+."0*&"*&:;&<=& Host of major sports events Horse racing The Hong Kong Sevens 6-"6%-& "*& 1-3*-+3$>+& $*3& 0--?-*3+& 352/*,& (.-& 2$#/*,& +-$+"*@& /+& (.-& "*%>& #/(>& ("& .$B-& ."+(-3& (.-& E-B-*+&
  • Hong Kong is Dynamic Business-friendly %,.*! ;,.*! 1! ,.$! ,5! (#$! $)1$1(! 92)7$1! .! (#$! =,&2/! (,! /,! V,&2/! W).:01! ! <"%&( =>4%$44(?$1"#2(9:;: &).:$/! (#$! 7(@! 1$7,./! ,B$&)22C! %,.*! ;,.*! =)1! )*).! B,($/! TW$1(! W-1.$11! I(@! .! (#$! V,&2/0! )./! TW$1(! W-1.$11! I(@! .! X,&(#$)1(! D1)0! .! (#$! N?>?! &$)/$&10! 9,22! ,&*).1$/! E@! (#$! =>4%$44( @#63$**$#( !8)*)M.$C From the hustle and bustle of its streets to its busy harbour and Top banks and insurers thriving bourse, Hong Kong radiates vitality. A finance, trading and shipping centre of world stature, the city supports a major Fund management centre film industry while also serving as a regional design and innova- 8).)*$8$.(!E-1.$11!)8,-.($/!(,!FGY12 13 tion hub. Asian headquarters %,.*! ;,.*! &$8).1! (#$! 9&$5$&&$/! 2,7)(,.! 5,&! World’s freest economy! "#$! %$&()*$! +,-./)(,.01! )..-)2! 3./$4! ,5! 67,.,87!+&$$/,8!&$9,&(!#)1!&).:$/!%,.*!;,.*!<!(#$!=,&2/01!>?(#!2)&*$1(! Q).2)./! )./! ")=).! 7,89).$1! =(#! &$*,.)2! #$)/Z-)&($&1! ,&! &$*,.)2! (&)/.*!$7,.,8@!<!)1!(#$!=,&2/01!5&$$1(!$7,.,8@!5,&!>A!7,.1$7-(B$!@$)&1C! D!182)&!1(-/@!E@!(#$!FGHE)1$/!I)(,!3.1((-($!)./!I).)/)01!+&)1$&!3.1((-($! Hong Kong stock market #)1!)21,!&).:$/!%,.*!;,.*!)1!(#$!=,&2/01!5&$$1(!$7,.,8@!1.7$!>JA?C!!! Most globalised economy %,.*! ;,.*! (,99$/! (#$! K?! 2)&*$1(! )./! (#$! =,&2/01! $7,.,8$1!.!(#$!L2,E)2M)(,.!3./$4!N?>?!&$2$)1$/!E@!6&.1(!O!P,-.*!)./! 1$B$.(#! 2)&*$1(! E@! (#$!67,.,81(!3.($22*$.7$!F.(C!"#$!FGHE)1$/!!"#$%&()"*%+,!8)*)M.$!.! L2,E)2!+.).7)2!I$.(&$1!3./$4!&).:$/!%,.*!;,.*!(#&/C (#$&$! =$&$! >![NK! Competitive city -"#*.( /"01$2%2%3$$44( 7,89).$1! 21($/C! 5$6#7""8(9:;; "#$! 1(,7:! $47#).*$! Q).)*$8$.(!R$B$2,98$.(C!3(!&$8).$/!I#.)01!8,1(!7,89$((B$!7(@!.!(#$! )21,! $4($./$/! (1!! I#.)! 3.1((-($! ,5! I(@! I,89$((B$.$11! 1-&B$@! .! N?>?C! ! +,&! 14! @$)&1! (&)/.*! #,-&1! .! (#$! 1)8$!@$)&C S$1$)&7#01!TU,($.()2!I,89$((B$.$11!S).:.*0!C
  • The 12th Five-Year Plan !"#$ %&()%&*$ +(,#-.#&/$ 0*&%$ "&1$ #%2)/1#2$ A great number of international trade events and conferences take place each year. The city has two of the biggest and best convention centres in Asia — the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre and AsiaWorld-Expo. Hong Kong is Cosmopolitan Offshore Renminbi centre Asia’s biggest fairs Asian Aerospace Hong Kong at World Expo 2010, Shanghai !"#$3)%4$5)%4$0&,(*()%$14 15 Six new growth sectors Wine sparkles Entertainment Expo
  • Hong Kong!s dynamism is Hong Kong has more than a century!s history in film-making. per soni f i ed by out st andi n g For decades the city was known as the "Hollywood of the East!, athletes who have won top and its unique "action cinema! genre remains a potent force in honours. Li Lai-san is an Olympic international cinema. In recent years the local film industry has gold medalist in windsurfing, collaborated with Mainland film-makers to tap the huge Chinese while Wong Kam-po and Kwok and Asian markets, with enormous success at the box office. Ho-ting are world champions in cycling. Action cinema !"#$%&"#$(%)*+,-"#%+-#./*% Cycling champs !"#"$%&$()&*# +,,(-,, )"#."$/0& 12"( 3/4$5( (.0-.(% *#1% 12"( )"./$4"0 0"*1%,"%(,*01"/%-#%!"#$%&"#$2 Runner and fencer16 17 Star directors )"4"64%"()""(/70( 42"( 38#4"$8( &9( 42"( :2/74&;( <,/;" Sport stars 3=62&"#( &9( 42"( !/7>&? @7( 42"( 3&&0( 9&$( A&%"B( C/..8( 1&*"42"$ =,"64&7 @79"$7/,( D99/$# 3/0"(7(C&7*(+&7*B()E$/7()E$/742% Global awards @7( 42"( 3&&0( 9&$( A&%"% F,"/7 =%"$,/#47*( !"*$"4 @#/>",,/ F$&E627*(1*"$B(C00"7()$/*&7
  • Hong Kong!s dynamic animation, special ef f ect s and comi c s i ndust r i es have a n international reputation. The Ani-Com Hong Kong Fair, held in conjunction with the Hong Kong Game Fair at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre, The city has over 188 000 practitioners engaged in cultural and attracts around half a creative industries, in fields ranging from jewellery design to million people each year. fashion, painting to interactive games, advertising to architec- Digital Media Centre !"#$ %&&()*$ +#,&)$ -#.(/#0$ *12)(#,$ )($ ("#$ ture, publishing to the performing arts, and music production to -34#/51/(0$&6$)$7.&87#$6()(#91:9("#9)/($,&&()*$;7*(&;#,&)$2/#)(&1.$:)2&*&(3<$=($ film-making. Hong Kong is also at the cutting edge of medicine.18 19 :)2&*&(&#6$ ).,$ #>5#/(&6#$ &.$ ).&;)(&1.0$ );#$ ).,$ ;7*(&;#,&)$ ,#?#*15;#.(0$ Creative arts H*,$ 5/#;&6#6$ )/#$57($(1$11,$76#$(1$5/1;1(#$ !"#$%&"%"()*+0$,-./*0#%,/11+2$).,$ ("#$ )/(6<$ !"#$ 5/#6(&&176$ IJ$ ("#$3.4+(%5/#6%6#/&#6< )/(6$ 62"11*0$ ("#$ J)?)..)"$ Cartoonists !"#/#$)/#$)417($@AA$5/1:#66&1.)*$ -1**##$ 1:$ K/(6$ ).,$ %#6&.0$ 15#.#,$ &(6$ K6&)$ 4/).2"$ &.$ J#5(#;4#/$LAMA$&.$)$/#?&()*&6#,$ 21;5).&#6$ 65#2&)*&6&.$ &.$ ,&&()*$ #::#2(6$ $ &.$ B1.$ C1.$ 217/($ "176#<$ !"#$ B1.$ C1.<$ D/7,#.2#$ +)EF6$ 2#*#4/)(#,$ N12E#3$ -*74$ -/#)(&?#$ K/(6$ -"121*)(#$G)&.$2)/(11.$2")/)2(#/6$)/#$;)E&.$ Celebrated animation ,-2+7$ ).,$ ("#$ 8#)9% 4/:0+(<$ H("#/$ *12)*$ ;++#.$+%<").#)%=0#>.% Hong Kong Science Park !"#$J2&#.2#$D)/E$")6$4#21;#$("#$2&(3F6$GO%$ ;"2)*+( <1?"**%!"#$%&"%?0#$%?0#$% "74$:1/$21;5).&#6$&.$#*#2(/1.&260$&.:1/;)(&1.$(#2".1*13$).,$(#*#21;;7.&9 ?/#$ 2)(&1.60$ $ 5/#2&6&1.$ #.&.##/&.0$ 4&1(#2".1*13$ ).,$ /##.$ (#2".1*13<$ =.$ 1:$ 8()2/% 5/@ ;-+% ,+12+)% /A% )-+% (1()*0$)417($P@A$*12)*0$+)&.*).,$).,$1?#/6#)6$21;5).&#6$)/#$&.$/#6&,#.2#<$ <.$01%B/"26<
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