Kate Whitehead

Hong Kong-based journalist


  • Aman Resorts’ first Shanghai property

    With its restored Ming and Qing dynasty villas, and peaceful contemplation gardens, luxurious Amanyangyun delivers ancient culture…

  • 24 Hours in Venice

    A city impossible not to fall in love with

  • On the right track

    The romance of train travel maintains its timeless lure


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…

  • FinTech in Hong Kong

    The application of technology in financial services has risen dramatically in a matter of a few years….

  • Global Brands Group Aims for $5B

    The company expects its growth to come organically and from new licenses.



  • 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…

  • Strip off and float away

    Enter a flotation tank and you can separate your mind from your senses in complete safety and…

Arts & Culture


The foreign dukan

Patrick Vanhoebrouck, resident anthropologist at the Amanjiwo resort, talks about discovering the secret sites of Indonesian island…

Hong Kong

  • Generation Hex

    Pulitzer Prize winner ponders the burden for only children of caring for their elderly parents, and talks…


Hong Kong Murders

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