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'Just Put Your Faith in Hong Kong's Voters'

'Just Put Your Faith in Hong Kong's Voters' But the writers of the white paper weren't Deng Xiaoping, and they made the mistake of treating Hong Kong people like mainlanders who have been accustomed to [party rule for] 60 or more years. In doing so, they committed the cardinal error of the … Full News […]

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Hong Kong boy found in Singapore has 'mild intellectual disability'

Hong Kong boy found in Singapore has 'mild intellectual disability' A Hong Kong boy abandoned here by his father last week has a "mild intellectual disability", sources told The Straits Times. The 11-year-old, whose parents are divorced, was found wandering alone along Marina Promenade at 8pm last Monday, wearing a … Full News here – Read […]

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Osteoarthritis is becoming an increasing problem in Hong Kong

Osteoarthritis is becoming an increasing problem in Hong Kong Excruciating pain in the knee and other joints could become a growing public health issue in Hong Kong, according to local doctors. Yeung Siu-to, 83, noticed her aching knee joints more than four decades ago. "Sometimes it would hurt when i was in bed … Full […]

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'I don't see a good future for Hong Kong': Elderly lament loss of the city

'I don't see a good future for Hong Kong': Elderly lament loss of the city … They have seen Hong Kong transform from a city of squatter camps into a vibrant metropolis. Now in their sunset years, a group of elderly residents say they fear for the future of their home city – but differ […]

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RF Code used by Hong Kong power company

RF Code used by Hong Kong power company There are two power companies in Hong Kong with a long history in the territory. These two vertically integrated companies are CLP Power Hong Kong Limited (CLP) and Hongkong Electric Company Limited (HEC), both dating back to the early days of the … Full News here – Read […]

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The Top Properties in Hong Kong Housing Resist Market Forces

The Top Properties in Hong Kong Housing Resist Market Forces HONG KONG — When the Opus project was unveiled in 2012, its developer boasted that the apartments there, designed by the star architect Frank Gehry, would be the most expensive in Hong Kong — and, by extension, probably the world. That year, the … Full News […]

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Hong Kong reading habits a mixture of fact and fiction

Hong Kong reading habits a mixture of fact and fiction The internet is changing our way of life as much as our habits and culture. With a world of information and entertainment a simple click away, book reading has become a rare and treasured activity. True, some people do still read regularly, but … Full […]

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1964: Hong Kong, A Tourist Paradise

1964: Hong Kong, A Tourist Paradise HONG KONG — The wealthy British Crown colony of Hong Kong, checkered with emerald hills, sky-blue bays, and modern architecture, is a tropical tourists' paradise of sunning, swimming, and spending. Hong Kong has been a British possession since 1841 … Full News here – Read more on New York Times […]

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Don't go to McDonald's restaurant when visiting Hong Kong

Don't go to McDonald's restaurant when visiting Hong Kong Tourists in Hong Kong should think about good Chinese food and not McDonald's. The US fast-food restaurant has suspended sales of chicken nuggets and other items in Hong Kong after it said it had imported products from Shanghai Husi Food, the … Full News here – Read […]

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NBA star LeBron James visits Hong Kong to make hoop dreams come true

NBA star LeBron James visits Hong Kong to make hoop dreams come true Basketball megastar LeBron James made a flying visit to Hong Kong yesterday – and for some lucky local youngsters, there was even a chance to shoot hoops with the NBA's biggest name. The four-time NBA most-valuable player spent the day in town […]

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Hong Kong ranks third in number of women in the workplace, says study

Hong Kong ranks third in number of women in the workplace, says study Community Business, a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to enhancing corporate social responsibility, polled 32 multi-national companies in Hong Kong, the mainland, India, Japan, Malaysia and Singapore from October last year to March this year. Full News here – Read more on South China […]

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Power play: Hong Kong may buy more Chinese electricity in challenge to tycoon

Power play: Hong Kong may buy more Chinese electricity in challenge to tycoon … HONG KONG, July 23 (Reuters) – Hong Kong is pushing to boost electricity imports from mainland China to reduce pollution and the dominance of two local utilities backed by powerful families, say industry experts who have been involved in consultations … Full […]

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Legendary Hong Kong directors return to Venice Film Festival

Legendary Hong Kong directors return to Venice Film Festival Hong Kong directors Ann Hui On-wah and Peter Chan Ho-sun will return to this year's Venice Film Festival with their latest screen offerings and stellar mainland casts. Chan's latest film Dearest, which stars mainland actress Vicki Zhao Wei and actor … Full News here – Read […]

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Global Times warns Hong Kong could become the next 'Ukraine or Thailand'

Global Times warns Hong Kong could become the next 'Ukraine or Thailand' The state-run newspaper Global Times has warned its readers that Hong Kong faces becoming the next Ukraine or Thailand if it embraces a period of “political upheaval”. The nationalist newspaper was responding to a sit-in demonstration in Central on … Full News here – […]

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Pro-democracy activism not in Hong Kong's interest, China warns

Pro-democracy activism not in Hong Kong's interest, China warns Hong Kong (CNN) — As potentially hundreds of thousands of Hong Kong citizens prepare to take to the streets in a now-annual display of public disapproval of Beijing's interference in the city's affairs, voices in China's state-run press are warning … Full News here – Read […]

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