kwai kwai  /ˈkwaɪ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the basic unit of money in China

News

  1. Awards Of Excellence For Dorsett Hospitality International’s Hotels

    Dorsett Hospitality International is pleased to announce that its hotels in Hong Kong, Malaysia and China have received the TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. The hotels in Hong Kong that were honoured are Cosmo Hotel Hong Kong, Cosmo Hotel Mongkok. Cosmopolitan Hotel Hong Kong, Lan Kwai Fong Hotel @ Kau U Fong and The Mercer.
    on June 24, 2013     Source: Hospitality Net

  2. Pros and Cons of Houston Rockets Making a Big Splash in 2013 Free Agency

    If you’re a movie buff, there are few better scenes than the ending of the classic The Bridge On The River Kwai. I won't spoil the movie—it's incredible—but there is one line that is unforgettable: Colonel Nicholson (Sir Alec Guinness), realizing a dreadful mistake he has made, says, "What have I done?"   It is entirely conceivable that Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey might be ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Bleacher Report

Quotes

  1. If the latter site was chosen, Mr Tsang noted, it could "achieve synergy with the container terminals in Kwai Chung and Tsing Yi".
    on Feb 26, 2008 By: John Tsang Source: News.gov.hk

  2. "I feel like I've just watched 'The Bridge on the River Kwai.' We worked to build this magnificent bridge across the River Kwai and now you're the one setting the dynamite charges," Stephenson said.
    on Sep 20, 2007 By: Howard A. Stephenson Source: Salt Lake Tribune

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