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  • Jul 29, 2014
  • Updated: 12:14am

Reaching consensus on how to nominate candidates for the chief executive election in 2017 looks difficult even if public nomination is set aside.

28 Jul 2014 - 6:03pm

McDonald's issued another apology for its part in the rotten meat scandal, saying a "lack of clarity" had confused people. But it did not answer when asked if there had been a cover-up.

28 Jul 2014 - 5:29pm

World experts have urged the Chinese government to step up protection against viral hepatitis, described by the WHO as a largely neglected silent killer that claims 1.4 million lives across the...

28 Jul 2014 - 7:25pm

Today's poll

  • Yes: 21%
  • No: 79%
28 Jul 2014
  • Yes
  • No
Total number of votes recorded: 330

Hong Kong

Food safety authorities in Hong Kong say they were misled by McDonald’s Hong Kong during its investigation last week into whether rotten meat from a factory in Shanghai was sold to Hongkongers.

28 Jul 2014 - 7:20pm

The head of Hong Kong’s de facto central bank has rejected calls from some lawmakers to use part of the city’s HK$3 trillion Exchange Fund to pay for infrastructure projects or social welfare.

28 Jul 2014 - 6:28pm

Chinese University found children as young as three with the chronic condition between 1995 and 2009; family history and unhealthy lifestyles to blame.

28 Jul 2014 - 5:09pm

Reaching consensus on how to nominate candidates for the chief executive election in 2017 looks difficult even if public nomination is set aside.

28 Jul 2014 - 6:03pm

The Post begins a two-part series about the chief executive election in 2017, the most important - and contentious - electoral reform since the implementation of "one country, two systems" in 1997...

28 Jul 2014 - 9:00am

Organisers of an anti-Occupy Central petition ventured into rural Tai Po district, hoping to rally support from indigenous villagers.

28 Jul 2014 - 5:52pm

China

McDonald’s on the mainland has stopped using products from all Husi food plants since last Friday, the company said in a statement released this afternoon.

28 Jul 2014 - 7:00pm

Mainland business authorities are investigating Microsoft, the US technology giant confirmed yesterday, with reports that the focus was on antitrust behaviour.

Updated 28 Jul 2014 - 11:56pm

The state-owned firms are still mainland university graduates’ first choice for employment, a recent survey shows, with 35.9 per cent of respondents preferring to work for them, Beijing Youth...

28 Jul 2014 - 7:08pm

Muslim extremists from Xinjiang have gone to the Middle East for training and some may have crossed into Iraq to fight, China’s special envoy for the Middle East said.

28 Jul 2014 - 4:16pm

Chinese President Xi Jinping has encouraged more incentives to sharpen military combat capacity and called on fewer accolades for administrative organs and officials.

28 Jul 2014 - 7:13pm

Anti-graft authorities have begun their latest round of inspections in Tibet, with a focus on high-ranking cadres and those expecting promotions.

28 Jul 2014 - 4:17pm

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