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What language is spoken in Hong Kong?

Languages Spoken in Hong Kong  People in Hong Kong speak Cantonese.  Mandarin is spoken in mainland China, but there are different dialects. For example, Shanghai people spe (MORE)

What is Hong Kong famous for?

Hong Kong is famous as a global centre of trade and business and is a key player in the world of finance. Hong Kong is also famous for its food, culture and shopping offering (MORE)

How did Britain own Hong Kong?

During the Ching Dynasty, China lost to Great Britain during the First and Second Opium War. After the First Opium War, China signed a treaty with Britain, saying that China w (MORE)

Distance from Disneyland to Lantau Island Hong Kong?

Hong Kong Disneyland is situated on Lantau Island, and is accessible via an array of convenient transportation options the most convenient being the MTR underground which trav (MORE)

Is Hong Kong a country?

Answer   It is not an independant country.  After the Opium Wars, Great Britain won a 99 year lease on the port. As such it was run by the British independantly of China (MORE)

Does Hong Kong have a queen?

  Until 1997 Hong Kong was under British rule so up to this point Queen Elizabeth II was the official ruler. After 1997 Hong Kong reverted back to Chinese rule so it no lo (MORE)

Is Bangkok the capital of Hong Kong?

Bangkok is the capital of Thailand.    Hong Kong is a city and also a "Special Administrative Region" of  the People's Republic of China. The capital of Hong Kong is H (MORE)

How much is the taxi fare from Hong Kong airport to Hong Kong island?

The question needs to be more specific in order to help. Where in Hong Kong Island are you going to, be as specific as you can. Also, you can go to google then go to map and (MORE)

Is Hong Kong China?

Hong Kong is a special administrative region, abbreviated as SAR, of the People's Republic of China and is currently under Chinese sovereignty. Hong Kong is an island, and the (MORE)