18 Jan '12, 5am

Italian fashion house says sorry to Hong Kong: Locals accused the fashion house of "mainlandism" and started a F...

Italian fashion house says sorry to Hong Kong: Locals accused the fashion house of "mainlandism" and started a F...

HONG KONG - Italian clothing chain Dolce & Gabbana on Wednesday apologised to the people of Hong Kong for allegedly discriminating against them in favour of wealthy mainland shoppers. The company's flagship Hong Kong store has been the focus of protests and online rage after it allegedly instructed security guards to prevent locals from taking photographs while allowing mainlanders and foreigners to do so. Locals accused the fashion house of "mainlandism" and started a Facebook page protesting against the store's abuse of their rights. Dolce & Gabbana has previously rejected the criticism but in a statement stuck on the storefront overnight Tuesday and sent to journalists on Wednesday, it said it accepted that it was in the wrong. "We understand that the events which unfolded in front of the Dolce & Gabbana boutique on Canton Road have offended the citizens of Hong Kong, a...

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