Netizens Lambasted Korean Cosmetic Brand Laneige Over Racist Treatment in Hong Kong

On Jan 13th 2013, a Facebook blogger reported that a local netizen was denied a purchase of a Christmas box set in a Laneige store because she is not a Mainland Chinese


City University of Hong Kong: Locals Please Make Way for Mainland Chinese Students

An email from the City University of Hong Kong asking local part-time master students not to compete with non-local full-time students for courses was circulated on Facebook. Netizens feel that Hongkongers have became second-class citizens in Hong Kong.

“agnès b., brand of shame” (updated with the aftermath)

On March 31st 2012, a new shopping mall called “Popcorn” was opened in Tseung Kwan O. There is a French cafe by the French chain agnès b called agnès b. café l.p.g, which also has branches in high class shopping malls like IFC. A netizen found that menus inside are only in English and simplified…