Living heritage of Hong Kong
After seven years of research, the Hong Kong government in 2014 released a list of 480 items of "intangible cultural heritage" that best represent the city's rich culture and historical legacy. The li
Soy sauce is everywhere in Hong Kong cuisine, but increasingly the city’s heritage makers are going out of business. Rising rents and cost of production are making it harder to stay afloat. For one soy sauce factory in the north of the city near the Chinese border, there’s another threat: a government plan to redevelop the largely rural area into a dense “new town.” But for the workers of the factory, it might just be a graceful way to go. Check out our video, above, for more.
Feb 21, 2019