Airplanes have trumped other forms of transportation this year to carry flowers ahead of Valentine's Day, as many land-based courier companies have ceased operations over the Lunar New Year holiday from February 7 to February 13.
It is the first time that the new pair of giant pandas, named "Kaikai" and "Xinxin", spent Spring Festival in Macao since they were donated by the Chinese central government as gifts to the region in last May.
The end of Spring Festival holiday often means bidding farewell to home and getting back to work at faraway cities. But for many Chinese, this year's holiday marks the beginning of a new life with a job at home.
A n accounting veteran with over two decades in the profession under his belt, Dennis Ho Chiu-ping, 2015 president of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA), has been a true witness to the industry's rise in the city and an active participant in shaping its future.