Moving to Japan


Well the time has come. I have to leave the place I love the most and forge a new career in a new country. On SUnday May 20th I will be flying out of Hong Kong to land in Haneda Airport in Tokyo, Japan. After settling into my temporary (and extremely comfortable) accomodation I will start work on the following day as the Head of Sales for a large financial servcies firm's business in Japan. …

What's Changed?


Almost everyone I meet who is just visiting will ask me the same question - "what has changed since 1997"? For those who don't know, that is when Hong Kong ceased being a colony of Britain and returned to Mainland Chinese control (we call it Mainland as the smal question of Taiwan remains - but that is another story) and became known as the "Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of the People's Republic of China". …

© David Runacres 2014