Upcoming Events

23
Sep
2019

Brexit - What Now? The Voting Behind the Tumult

Professor Philip Cowley
Monday, 23 Sep 2019
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
KPMG, 8/F Prince's Building, Central
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Following one of the most tumultuous fortnights in British political history, Britain’s Brexit future may not yet be clear. While there are several possible outcomes, the only thing for sure is that Britain’s political geography and unwritten constitution are never going to be the same again.
24
Sep
2019

How the South Asians Helped to Make Hong Kong

Mark O’Neill
Tuesday, 24 Sep 2019
Complimentary Drinks Reception 6.30 pm; Talk 7.30 pm
Hill Dickinson, Suite 3205 Tower Two, Lippo Centre, 89 Queensway, Admiralty
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Mark O’Neill tells the remarkable story of the considerable contribution of Indians, Pakistanis and others from the Sub-continent to the building of Hong Kong. The narrative runs from the first day it became a British colony to the present, when these immigrants have worked as soldiers, policemen, prison guards, jewelry merchants and international traders. The talk is richly illustrated with photographs of the different communities and their shops, businesses and cuisine.
28
Sep
2019

Field Trip to the Centre for Refugees

Saturday, 28 Sep 2019
10.30 am to 1.30 pm
Tsim Sha Tsui
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The RGS is pleased to arrange another visit to the Centre for Refugees in Tsim Sha Tsui to provide an opportunity for our members to engage and understand the situation of refugees in Hong Kong.
12
Oct
2019

Field Trip "Sunset Survivors Walking Tour and Lunch"

Leader: Lindsay Varty
Saturday, 12 Oct 2019
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The RGS is pleased to welcome Lindsay Varty, author of the best selling book, Sunset Survivors, lead a walking tour through the streets and alleys of Hong Kong. Embark on a curious journey of discovery, nostalgia and encounter tradesmen and women at work in some of the oldest and most traditional industries in the city. From pawn brokers to paper effigy makers, meet the people who make up a vital ingredient of Hong Kong’s cultural identity and hear their story.