Paul Chan backtracks in subdivided flats scandal
Under-fire development chief Paul Chan Mo-po has backtracked after insisting last week that he knew nothing about subdivided flats owned by a company in which he and his wife had a stake. In a statement last night he admitted knowing that one of the two flats had been sublet, implying he was aware it was subdivided.
HK cyclist misses out on a second Olympics medal
Hong Kong cyclist Lee Wai-sze's dream of winning a second Olympic medal were shattered last night after she failed to make it into the women's track sprint quarter-finals. She won a bronze in the keirin on Friday, only the third Olympic medal in Hong Kong's history.