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