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In the long run: Visualising the 2015 Hong Kong Marathon results Infographics

In the long run: Visualising the 2015 Hong Kong Marathon results

Monday, 26 January, 2015, 10:16am Interactive

This year’s Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon was won on Sunday morning by Ethiopia’s Sentayehu Merga Ejigu in 2:12:59 (net time), almost 2 minutes better than the best score in 2014.

INFOGRAPHIC: Marathon effort

INFOGRAPHIC: Marathon effort

24 Jan 2015

More than 73,000 athletes will take to the city’s streets tomorrow for the Hong Kong Marathon. Hong Kong, like almost all major cities, suffers from air pollution.

INFOGRAPHIC: The great divide

INFOGRAPHIC: The great divide

23 Jan 2015

Most of the world has become more unequal in recent years, with the trend set to continue.

POLLUTION INTERACTIVE: China's air pollution in 2014

INTERACTIVE: China's air pollution in 2014

27 Jan 2015 Interactive

Growing air pollution levels in China's cities have been the flip side to these past decades’ economic boom. Through official data collected from the Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP) website, we take a look at one of the country’s gravest public health hazards.

MILITARY INTERACTIVE: Slow boat to China — the long, troubled journey of the Varyag from the Black Sea to Dalian

INTERACTIVE: Slow boat to China — the long, troubled journey of the Varyag from the Black Sea to Dalian

20 Jan 2015 5 comments Interactive

In this interactive, Joe Lo illustrates the path that the former Soviet aircraft carrier, the Varyag, took to get from Ukraine's Black Sea Shipyard to Dalian in China's Liaoning province, taking more than two years to complete.

POLLUTION INFOGRAPHIC: Pollution profile

INFOGRAPHIC: Pollution profile

5 Jan 2015

On November 12 last year, China and the United States announced new targets for greenhouse gas emissions as part of a deal to help curb global climate change.

POLICY ADDRESS Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying attends a press conference on his policy address at Central Government Offices, Tamar. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

INTERACTIVE: Behind the soundbites from Leung Chun-ying’s 2015 Policy Address

14 Jan 2015 Interactive

After an eventful autumn, Hong Kong Chief Executive CY Leung gave his third policy address on Wednesday January 14, 2015. Readers can use this interactive graphic created by the SCMP to search and visualise terms appearing in policy addresses since mid-2005. You may use quotes for finding full phrases.

HAWKERS Closing time: How Hong Kong’s street hawkers struggle to survive

Closing time: How Hong Kong’s street hawkers struggle to survive

8 Dec 2014 4 comments Interactive

Hong Kong’s hawkers will die out in less than 50 years, if current stringent policies don’t change. Talking to different hawkers from those manning dai pai dongs to itinerant hawkers selling fruit on carts and stall owners touting clothes on Mong Kok’s famous hawker streets, the South China Morning Post reports on what is pushing the trade into extinction.

CORRUPTION Show us the money: How corrupt Chinese official's 200m yuan stash might look

Show us the money: How corrupt Chinese official's 200m yuan stash might look

3 Nov 2014 12 comments

What does 200 million yuan in cash look like? A graphic representation of Wei Pengyuan's alleged pile of corrupt money.

High Speed Train INFOGRAPHIC: China's high-speed rail vision

INFOGRAPHIC: China's high-speed rail vision

30 Oct 2014

China is proposing five high-speed international railway networks that would ultimately connect the UK at one end, America at another and Singapore in the south, with China in the centre.