Results for: Hong-kong

What is the name of Hong Kong flu?

It was a strain of H3N2 influenza that caused an epidemic in 1968-1969 and began in Hong Kong (hence the name). It is commonly confused with Bird Flu (aka Avian Influenza-H5N1 (MORE)

Why was Hong Kong important to Britain?

Simply because Hong Kong generated vast sums of money for the UK as it handles a large percentage of international trade and is a key player in the global financial services s (MORE)

Stocks 101: Learn Stock Market Basics

The stock market is one of the more intimidating subjects in all of personal finance. You may want to get into the stock market, but are hesitant because you don't understand (MORE)

Where is Hong Kong?

Hong Kong is located on the southeast coast of China at the mouth of the Pearl River facing the South China Sea.
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What can you visit in Hong Kong?

  Hong Kong has many attractions that keep visitors coming back again and again. The most popular are: The Peak Tram which travels to a huge viewing platform overlooking H (MORE)

What are Hong Kong and Macau?

They are two Special Administrative Regions of China. They are partially self-governing and partially democtatic. They are like this because they were both Colonies. Hong Kong (MORE)

Was Hong Kong a british territory?

Hong Kong became territory of the British Empire after the opium war which ended in 1942. During the pacific war (the part of WW2 carried out in the pacific ocean) it was occu (MORE)