Kate Whitehead

Award-winning Hong Kong-based journalist

Travel

  • Experience the nomadic lifestyle

    Their simple life in harmony with nature is vanishing, but a social enterprise using nomads as guides…

  • Climate change and flying

    Carbon offsetting schemes allow people and companies to invest in projects that reduce greenhouse gas emissions to…

  • Home swapping app

    James Asquith holds the Guinness World Record as the youngest person to visit every country in the…

Business

  • China’s Greater Bay Area

    China’s Greater Bay Area (GBA) has the potential to be an economic powerhouse, and government, business and…

  • Being Allan Zeman

    Hong Kong-based entrepreneur and tycoon Allan Zeman FCPA isn’t shy and is quick to spot opportunity –…

  • Value judgments and reality checks

    Bobby Lee, who co-founded a cryptocurrency trader, explains the very different ways they are viewed by Chinese,…

Books

  • How Contagion Works

    How Contagion Works by Paolo Giordano Weidenfeld & Nicolson 5/5 stars The coronavirus pandemic has left many…

  • Be the hero

    Sitting on a beach over the Christmas holiday, Matt Friedman excitedly discussed the upcoming launch of his…

Health

  • Shaking off problems

    TRE, or tension and trauma releasing exercises, help trigger neurogenic tremors that allow the body to shake…

  • Wisdom of the ages

    Next-level yoga: the secrets of Tibetan yoga explained, from tantric sex to redirecting dreams Forget your downward…

Mental Health

Prisoners at sea

They man the merchant ships that keep global trade flowing, but coronavirus restrictions mean thousands of seafarers…

People

  • Anne Frank’s stepsister

    The peace activist and international speaker recounts how she was torn from her happy childhood in Vienna…

  • Woman in the Wilderness

    Miriam Lancewood honed her survival skills on the road in Asia and bush-bashing on New Zealand’s South…

Hong Kong

Discover your backyard

I miss travelling. It has been 13 weeks and three days since my last trip and I’m…

  • Bean to bar

    At the quiet end of Gough Street, in Hong Kong’s Central district, stands a pocket-sized shop easily…

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