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Hong Kong shopping centre rents on the rise as good sales prospects draw retailers
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 22:44

Rents at some Hong Kong shopping centres have climbed to as high as HK$ 1,000 (US$ 128) per square foot as improving sales at the city’s malls...

Hong Kong’s largest bus company says it plans to launch HK$800 monthly pass in early 2018
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 20:46

Hong Kong’s largest franchised bus operator said on Wednesday it planned to launch its highly anticipated HK$ 800 monthly pass early next year ...

Waterfront residential site in former industrial area of Cheung Sha Wan sells for record HK$17.28b
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 18:47

A waterfront residential site in the former industrial area of Cheung Sha Wan was sold to a consortium of five companies from Hong Kong and the mainla...

Jamie McWilliam’s Etchells ‘Shrub’ takes overall honours in Around the Island Race
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 16:50

Jamie McWilliam’s Etchells “Shrub” were the big winners in Sunday’s Turkish Airlines Around the Island Race, winning the race ...

LaVar and LaMelo Ball cause bedlam in Hong Kong as LiAngelo touches down in LA after China lets him go
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 14:44

Hundreds of young basketball fans waited outside the Big Baller Brand pop-up shop in Nathan Road for hours on Tuesday night, hoping to get an autograp...

For this Hong Kong charity, where there’s a wheel, there’s a way to help the down-and-out
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 12:49

John Silva and his teammates, many of them his countrymen, looked at the newly collected used furniture and housewares stacked inside their truck with...

Former tennis star Jelena Dokic claims father ‘beat me really badly’ during years of abuse
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 10:42

Former Wimbledon semi-finalist Jelena Dokic has said her father physically, verbally and emotionally abused her from a young age when she started play...

Impending National Anthem Law offers hope but HKFA admits it ‘can do little to stop’ more booing at Tuesday’s match
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 08:48

Officials will have their fingers crossed the national anthem saga is coming to an end as Hong Kong host Lebanon in the Asian Cup qualifiers on Tuesda...

Brave Hongkonger takes on Trailwalker with arm in a sling – just like Kilian Jornet
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 06:47

As if running 100 kilometres is not hard enough, Hong Kong’s Vic So Lok will be taking on the Oxfam Trailwalker with his arm in a sling. So said...

No let up in Hong Kong soccer fans booing Chinese national anthem
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 04:43

Hong Kong soccer fans remained defiant on Tuesday as they jeered the national anthem during team’s match against Lebanon despite a warning that ...

British squash star Laura Massaro hoping special feeling for Hong Kong brings her elusive victory
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 02:54

Former world number one Laura Massaro has set her sights on winning her first Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open, which she consider...

Amid Hong Kong political sagas, Beijing says ‘one country, two systems’ is not under threat
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:52

Two key mainland Chinese officials overseeing Hong Kong affairs have assured the city’s largest group of barristers that Beijing has not tighten...

Occupy activists’ appeal against jail terms can proceed, Hong Kong court rules
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 20:49

A Hong Kong court that beefed up sentences for 13 pro-democracy activists in August has now backed eight applicants’ appeal against their new ja...

Divisions grow as analysts debate Hong Kong property outlook
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 18:52

Hong Kong property analysts are divided on the outlook for the local property market, as international property investors express concern over excessi...

Big Bash million-dollar man Chris Lynn signs for Hung Hom JD Jaguars in Hong Kong T20 Blitz
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 17:12

Australia’s first T20 million-dollar man, Chris Lynn, has signed for the Hung Hom JD Jaguars in February’s Hong Kong T20 Blitz, with more ...

Seven-man knife attack in Hong Kong children’s playground kills man and injures two
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 14:52

A knife-wielding gang slashed and killed a 25-year-old man on Monday night in a Hong Kong children’s playground, before speeding off in a car. T...

An unmanned reception: how a serviced apartment operator uses tech to cut costs, create ‘memorable experience’
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 11:05

The next time after you get off the plane and are making your way to your serviced apartment accommodation in mainland China, technology would have se...

Local hope Tong Tsz-wing makes main draw of Hong Kong Open with gritty comeback win in qualifying
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 04:59

Tong Tsz-wing was the only local player to progress from qualifying into the main draw at the Cathay Pacific Sun Hung Kai Financial Hong Kong Open aft...

Think outside the box to provide care for the elderly
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 02:45

When Hong Kong had trouble finding people to take care of children while more mothers joined the workforce four decades ago, we started importing fore...

Working together for the common good: Operation Santa Claus launches 30th instalment
  • Mon, 13 Nov 2017 22:54

Chief Secretary Matthew Cheung Kin-chung was the guest of honour on Monday night when Operation Santa Claus (OSC) launched its 30th instalment. &ldquo...

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