EAST Residences have arrived and are ‘Seeing Things in A New Light’

April 16, 2019By Swire Hotels SocialHAPPENINGS, Uncategorized No Comments

EAST Hong Kong is extremely excited to announce that Taikoo Place Apartments, at 23 Tong Chong Street, will now be managed by EAST Hong Kong and be renamed EAST Residences. As a member of the EAST brand, EAST Residences embraces and encourages the ‘business playground’ spirit of the EAST. With floor-to-ceiling windows and an abundance … Read More

Encounters Across Cultures: ‘Seeds of Life’ at The Opposite House

March 30, 2019By The House CollectiveUncategorized No Comments

Last month, on the 22nd March, The House Collective‘s highly anticipated Art Programme: Encounters Across Cultures, officially landed; with the launch party being held at the programme’s first site, The Opposite House. The Opposite House’s launch party saw Katja Loher’s breathtaking artistic feat, ‘Seeds of Life,’ bring smiles and awe to the faces of Beijing’s … Read More

International Women’s Day

March 26, 2019By Swire Hotels SocialCULTURE, Uncategorized No Comments

Last month, the 8th March, was International Women’s Day; a day of acknowledgment, respect and appreciation important to men and women collectively around the world. To celebrate International Women’s day, Swire Hotels conducted interviews with some of the women on our staff whom we find inspiring. Each of these women shared with us their experience … Read More

EAST, Hong Kong’s Christmas Village

November 9, 2018By EASTHAPPENINGS, Uncategorized No Comments

Ever since the creation of their Christmas village in 2014, EAST, Hong Kong has worked on its expansion every year. In an effort to bring more focus and awareness to sustainability, EAST, Hong Kong uses materials such as used wine boxes, corks and other things in the hotel that would otherwise be thrown out and wasted. … Read More

Red Packets from The Upper House

January 31, 2013By Swire Hotels SocialUncategorized No Comments

Chinese New Year is fast approaching and The Upper House is giving away red packet envelopes to 5 of our readers.  To enter for a set, simply subscribe to our blog (by scrolling down) and the first 5 will be chosen and receive an e-mail from socialmedia@upperhouse.com by 1 Feb 2013. Happy Year of Snake!