Local Information


Hong Kong, with a population of 7.15 million, is a city of energy! It is international – a city where East meets West. However, do not be mistaken, Hong Kong is truly a Chinese city with people of Chinese descent comprise 92% of the population, with foreign nationals comprising 8%.


Hong Kong’s official languages are English and Chinese. English is extensively used in the Government and by the legal, professional and business sectors. Cantonese is commonly spoken; however, Mandarin, the official language of China, is also widely used.

Hong Kong Tourism Board