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Wheelock sets the highest new flat prices for Kai Tak area
  • Thu, 07 Sep 2017 20:46

Wheelock Properties has launched its new project, with flats as tiny as 275 square feet at the highest price ever for Kai Tak, the former site of the ...

Superbug breakthrough by HKU researchers in fight against drug-resistant bacteria
  • Thu, 07 Sep 2017 16:42

A chemical compound has been discovered by University of Hong Kong scientists that could treat a deadly superbug without using antibiotics in a breakt...

Gangland-style ambush leaves Hong Kong man’s limbs slashed
  • Thu, 07 Sep 2017 12:45

A Hongkonger’s arms and legs were slashed in what police believed was a premeditated gangland-style ambush in the early hours of Thursday, promp...

Wanda Group files defamation suits against social media accounts on WeChat and Weibo
  • Thu, 07 Sep 2017 08:49

Dalian Wanda Group said it has taken legal action in China and is considering legal action through US courts in relation to what it says are false rep...

Troubled British school Mount Kelly to begin classes in Hong Kong despite lacking approval for Hung Hom campus
  • Thu, 07 Sep 2017 04:42

A troubled British private school in Hong Kong said on Wednesday it would begin classes next week despite having not yet won approval from the Educati...

Sham Shui Po mall Golden Digital opens for sale
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 22:46

The three-storey retail complex known as the Golden Digital in Sham Shui Po has been put up for sale with an asking price of HK$ 900 million (US$ 11...

Tears and hugs as Hong Kong’s fairy-tale run in baseball’s Asian Cup ends with 9-4 loss to South Korea
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 20:45

Emotions got the better of the Hong Kong women’s baseball team as they walked off the field full of tears following a 9-4 loss to South Korea at...

Cheung King-lok snatches silver as Hong Kong’s cyclists continue to shine at National Games
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 16:43

Hong Kong’s cyclists continued their impressive run at the National Games on Wednesday, with Cheung King-lok snatching a silver medal in the men...

Forget draw and win next two games, urges Hong Kong captain Yapp Hung-fai after AFC Asian Cup disappointment
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 10:46

Hong Kong captain Yapp Hung-fai told his fellow players to put behind the disappointing draw against Malaysia in the AFC Asian Cup qualifiers behind t...

Pan-democrats pay price of not saying no to Hong Kong independence
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 06:45

You either support Hong Kong independence or you don’t. The vast majority of locals oppose it. Only a few advocate it, about 17 per cent of peop...

Don’t compare young gun Leung Chun-wing and I, says Wong Kam-po as Hong Kong get set for Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 04:43

Promising Leung Chun-wing is primed to be Hong Kong’s next star cyclist but he will never be another Wong Kam-po, according to the legend himsel...

China’s Hubei warns state firms to be cautious in new property investment
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 02:49

State-owned enterprises controlled by China’s Hubei government have been warned to be “cautious” in new property investment, in a pr...

Sandro misses late penalty as Hong Kong held to 1-1 draw by Malaysia in Asian Cup qualifier
  • Wed, 06 Sep 2017 00:46

Forward Sandro missed a golden opportunity to give Hong Kong their first victory in the Asian Cup soccer qualifiers after he fluffed a penalty shot in...

Equestrian rider Patrick Lam turns corner at National Games to lead the eventing after dressage
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 22:45

Equestrian rider Patrick Lam Lap-shun salvaged his poor National Games campaign by finishing top of the eventing list after the dressage competition a...

Paper jam in Hong Kong as mainland China tightens requirements on waste imports
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 20:50

Waste paper could pile up in the streets and landfills of Hong Kong and the elderly who depend on collecting scrap could be left without valuable inco...

Over a thousand home seekers chase just four flats at Parc City in Tsuen Wan
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 16:42

The odds were stacked against them, at more than 300 to 1. But in a property market as hot as Hong Kong’s that wasn’t enough to stop some ...

Mainland blockbuster Wolf Warrior 2 unlikely to impress Hong Kong moviegoers, critics say
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 14:43

Chinese blockbuster Wolf Warrior 2 may not be able replicate its mainland success when it is released in Hong Kong on Thursday, as its patriotic theme...

Require sexual conviction reviews for those working with Hong Kong children, group urges
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 12:45

A scheme for employers in Hong Kong to review the sexual conviction record of those working with children should be legislated and made available to p...

Guangzhou in 48 minutes? Hong Kong critics of high-speed rail plan urge pulling TV commercial over claim
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 10:45

Opponents of a controversial plan in Hong Kong to allow mainland Chinese laws to be enforced in the city for a cross-border high-speed rail link have ...

Historic moment as Hong Kong team competes in Nascar
  • Tue, 05 Sep 2017 06:43

A Hong Kong-based racing team made history by becoming the first team from the city to compete at Nascar in the Southern 500 at Darlington Raceway, So...

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