Kate Whitehead

Hong Kong-based journalist
  • in: Travel  | 

    Manspreading on a plane

    A frequent ‘cattle class’ traveller says its time to introduce women-only seating sections on planes to end…

  • in: Health  | 

    Back from the brink

    How anxiety led pair to cannabis, coke, Xanax and rehab as teens. Both students were taking ketamine…

  • in: Hong Kong  | 

    Model of inspiration

    Chinese orphan takes on Hong Kong role at her adoptive mother’s childcare foundation. Jenny Bowen adopted baby…

Travel

Manspreading on a plane

A frequent ‘cattle class’ traveller says its time to introduce women-only seating sections on planes to end…

  • How to take the best travel photographs

    Hongkonger Anthony Lau, National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year in 2016, has some simple advice: do…

  • The People and the Light in the Arctic

    In one of the coldest regions in the world, the Sami have survived harsh elements of nature…

  • Polar Express

    Many of those who visit the Arctic are after once-in-a-lifetime experiences. The Northern Lights rank high on…

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,…

  • The wage of consent

    Website founder says that single men tend to receive more digital “winks” the higher their salary, while…

Books

Health

  • Back from the brink

    How anxiety led pair to cannabis, coke, Xanax and rehab as teens. Both students were taking ketamine…

  • The rush of endurance sport

    Ireland’s Brian O’Driscoll, South Africa’s Jean de Villiers and Hong Kong adventurer Annabelle Bond talk about setting…

  • Transcendental Meditation

    At a recent lunchtime gathering in Central, TM instructor James Meade was asked what sets his HK$6,800…

  • Rise and shine and rave

    Daybreaker dancing is an early-morning dance party without the drugs or the drink. Morning’s when we’re most…

Arts & Culture

We’ve got nudes for you

Known for their edgy and erotic images, Nic and Becky Gaunt, who will exhibit at Hong Kong’s…

People

Hong Kong

Followed by pro-Beijing newspaper

The Australia-based American academic Kevin Carrico, who has researched tensions between Hong Kong and mainland China, as…

  • Model of inspiration

    Chinese orphan takes on Hong Kong role at her adoptive mother’s childcare foundation. Jenny Bowen adopted baby…

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