HONG KONG Where is Hong Kong ? A map of my home town How to get there? Industry, Population, Languages, Education Leisure activities Interesting Facts Which interesting places you should visit? Pictures
Hong Kong, one of the world's most popular tourist destinations, and a true economic powerhouse, was once just a small fishing village on the edge of the South China Sea. Where is Hong Kong?
Hong Kong has perfect international transport system. There is more than 80 airlines and numerous cruise lines, and by ferries and trains from Mainland China. How to get there?
Industries The existing Hong Kong industries are small-scale operations. They are involved mainly in certain manufacturing processes pertaining to re-exporting goods produced in China by Hong Kong-owned establishments. For instance, these processes can involve the packaging of goods produced on the mainland. • Population The population of Hong Kong in 2011 is about 7 million. Its’ population up 0.6 percent year on year. Hong Kong’s population is 95 percent ethnic Chinese and 5 percent form other nationality Hong Kong’sindustriesandpopulation
Language In Hong Kong, English and Chinese are the main Languages. So English and Chinese must both be acknowledged as official language. The majority of the population in Hong Kong speak Cantonese. After the 1997, Hong Kong government started to promote the uses Mandarin as a business skill. Mandarin become an important asset in work place for adults. On the whole, most people speak Cantonese for informal. about 4 percent of people speak Mandarin • Education In Hong Kong, it is compulsory to go to school for 9 years –- 6 years in primary and the 3 years of high school. Recently, the government has removed fees and exams to enter the 2nd half of high school so more students can receive 12 years of schooling. Language and Education of Hong Kong
Leisure activities • Museum of history • Museum of art • Heritage museum • Shopping • Dining and nightlife What you can do for leisure
Hong Kong means Fragrant Harbour • It has the most skyscrapers in the world • It has more Rolls Royce’s per person than any other city in the world • Hong Kong is the most densely populated city in the world • The current sardine squeezing world record holder is the Monglkok Ladies Market district in Hong Kong Interesting facts
Hong Kong Museum of Art • Hong Kong Disneyland • Victoria Peak • Lantau Island • Ocean Park • Water World • Middle Kingdom • The Central District • Lamma Island • Ten Thousand Buddhas Monastery • Hong Kong Space Museum • Wet Market 12 places you must to see: What places can you visit?