DIPLOMACY INFOGRAPHIC: South China Sea Disputes

INFOGRAPHIC: South China Sea Disputes

30 May 2015 Update

In an exclusive interview with the South China Morning Post, the Philippine president Benigno Aquino said that Vietnam approached his country to form a new “strategic partnership” to fend off China’s maritime claims in the South China Sea. We take a look at the current geopolitical situation.

DEVELOPMENT Where will the government rezone for new housing sites?

Where will the government rezone for new housing sites?

9 Apr 2015 Interactive

The government plans to rezone 150 sites of various types of usage to increase residential land. We selected 79 sites that required rezoning and mapped them against the backdrop of current zonings.

AVIATION INFOGRAPHIC: Everything you need to know about China's tourists

INFOGRAPHIC: Everything you need to know about China's tourists

8 Apr 2015

With tourism one of the eight modern service industries targeted for development in China’s 12th Five Year Plan, the world’s biggest source of tourists and travel expenditure is preparing to build its own jetliner.

HONG KONG SEVENS INFOGRAPHIC: Hong Kong Sevens witnesses the 40 prosperous years of the city

INFOGRAPHIC: Hong Kong Sevens witnesses the 40 prosperous years of the city

30 Mar 2015

In 1976 a handful of enthusiasts for a minority sport organised a competition at a local sports club.

EATING OUT INFOGRAPHIC: A perfect bowl of wonton noodles

INFOGRAPHIC: A perfect bowl of wonton noodles

25 Jun 2015 Interactive

Wonton noodles is one of Cantonese cuisine’s most iconic dishes. Janice Leung Hayes visits Mak An Kee in Sheung Wan, one of Hong Kong’s most famous wonton noodle restaurants, to find out exactly what goes into a perfect bowl. Illustration: Sarene Chan

HEALTH INFOGRAPHIC: Everything you need to know about Mers

INFOGRAPHIC: Everything you need to know about Mers

2 Jun 2015

Mers is a respiratory illness caused by a new type of coronavirus that is similar to the virus responsible for severe acute respiratory syndrome (Sars). The first case was spotted in Saudi Arabia in 2012.

Xi Jinping INFOGRAPHIC: Xi Jinping - The governance of China

INFOGRAPHIC: Xi Jinping - The governance of China

11 Mar 2015

Published in October of last year, the book is a compendium of Xi Jinping’s major works from November 15, 2012 to June 13, 2014: 79 speeches, talks, interviews, instructions and correspondence in 1

BUDGET SCMP budget calculator: Work out how the Hong Kong budget affects you

SCMP budget calculator: Work out how the Hong Kong budget affects you

26 Feb 2015 1 comment Interactive

The South China Morning Post, in collaboration with Code4HK, has devised a simple to use calculator that allows you to see how the budget affects you.

BUDGET INFOGRAPHIC: Where the money goes in Hong Kong's budget 2015

INFOGRAPHIC: Where the money goes in Hong Kong's budget 2015

26 Feb 2015

Health and social welfare get some of the biggest increases in spending this year under the budget plans, with education and the environment also benefiting.