• SARS
  • The outbreak of severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) continues in the affected areas* : Canada (Toronto), China (Guangdong Province, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China, Shanxi Province, Taiwan Province), Singapore (Singapore), Vietnam (Hanoi). (who.int)
  • The SARS situation in Hong Kong Special Administrative Region has developed features of concern: a continuing and significant increase in cases with indications that SARS has spread beyond the initial focus in hospitals. (who.int)
  • Despite the implementation of strict measures to control the outbreak, there have continued to be a small number of visitors to Hong Kong who have been identified as SARS cases after their return from Hong Kong. (who.int)
  • China
  • In 2014, Hong Kong residents made 71.6 million person-trips to the mainland of China (the Mainland) for business and personal purposes. (gov.hk)
  • As a measure of precaution WHO is now recommending that persons travelling to Hong Kong and Guangdong Province of China consider postponing all but essential travel. (who.int)
  • Please note that this recommendation applies only to travellers entering Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China and Guangdong Province of China, not to passengers directly transiting through international airports within those areas. (who.int)
  • Pursuant to an agreement signed by China and the UK on 19 December 1984, Hong Kong became the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China on 1 July 1997. (flagcounter.com)
  • In this agreement, China promised that, under its "one country, two systems" formula, China's socialist economic system would not be imposed on Hong Kong and that Hong Kong would enjoy a "high degree of autonomy" in all matters except foreign and defense affairs for the subsequent 50 years. (flagcounter.com)
  • The number of species of birds in Hong Kong is one third of that in China while the number of butterflies species is also one sixth of the total butterfly species in China according to surveys reported. (wikipedia.org)
  • public
  • The objectives of this study were to describe the trends of hip fracture in Hong Kong over the last decade, and to compare the incidence in Hong Kong with that from the Wessex Health Region of the UK in 1995.The number of hip fractures was calculated using hospital discharge records for all public hospitals in Hong Kong in 1991 and 1995. (ox.ac.uk)
  • YC 2004 was co-organized by the HKSSU, Hong Kong Human Rights Monitor (HKHRM) and Hong Kong Democratic Development Network (HKDDN), with the purpose of: training for critical thinking, debating and communicating skills, agglomerating the united power of youths, making youths more concerned about public affairs, learning about the Hong Kong Children's Council. (wikipedia.org)
  • women
  • The total number of hip fracture expected in 2010 was calculated by applying the age-specific rates of 1995 to the projected population for 2010.In 1995, a total of 1138 men and 2782 women in Hong Kong fractured their hip. (ox.ac.uk)
  • Women and men have always danced together in the Hong Kong Morris, either in mixed sets or in separate sets. (google.com)
  • site
  • The followings are the list of rivers in Hong Kong: Wa Mei Shan Lam Tsuen River Shing Mun River The following are the site of sandy shores in Hong Kong: Starfish Bay In 1989, the Hong Kong government realised that Hong Kong was in danger of becoming a vast, densely populated city. (wikipedia.org)
  • total
  • The total land area of Hong Kong is 1,076 square kilometers, but about 75% of this land is open countryside[citation needed], which contains more than 2600 species of vascular plants, about 450 species of birds, about 200 species of butterflies, about 100 species of dragonflies, 40 species of mammals, 80 species of reptiles and more than 20 species of amphibians, including some species endemic to the territory. (wikipedia.org)
  • Popular
  • Popular mangrove habitats in Hong Kong are located along Deep Bay, such as Pak Nai and Tsim Bei Tsui, where salinity is very low under the influence of fresh water from the Pearl River, and along some mud flats where salinity is lowered by surrounding streams, such as Three Fathoms Cove and Ting Kok. (wikipedia.org)