• Thu
  • Oct 23, 2014
  • Updated: 10:52pm

A group of climbers has hung a huge banner which reads “I want real universal suffrage” from the highest point of Hong Kong’s famous Lion Rock hill.

23 Oct 2014 - 7:27pm

The mainland backlash continues against celebrities who have offered support to Hong Kong’s pro-democracy protests, with one commentary in state media calling for pro-Occupy performers to be...

23 Oct 2014 - 6:53pm

An Occupy Central protester who yesterday witnessed a visit to the Admiralty demonstration zone by saxophonist Kenny G has poured scorn on the jazz-man’s later claim that he did not support the...

23 Oct 2014 - 5:44pm

Hong Kong companies expect to offer their employees pay rises of up to 4.5 per cent next year, a recent survey has found.

23 Oct 2014 - 7:27pm

A group of middle-aged men arrived at the protest zone in Mong Kok this afternoon, and began tearing down protesters’ barricades erected at the junction between Argyle Street and Portland Street...

23 Oct 2014 - 9:08pm

The establishment of an Innovation and Technology Bureau faces more delay after pan-democrat lawmakers forced the adjournment of a Legislative Council meeting this morning due to an insufficient...

23 Oct 2014 - 12:57pm

Police are searching for a South Asian man after an online video clip showed he used a box cutter to strike out at a protester twice in the abdomen during a scuffle at the Mong Kok protest zone on...

23 Oct 2014 - 9:28pm


Today's Poll

  • Less than a week: 7%
  • From a week to a month: 22%
  • Longer than a month: 70%
23 Oct 2014
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Total number of votes recorded: 1,134

Hong Kong's economic condition and financial markets have remained stable despite the Occupy Central protests, Financial Secretary John Tsang told fellow finance ministers from Apec yesterday.

23 Oct 2014 - 7:47am

Public support for the Occupy movement has grown since the campaign began, and it continues to divide residents, a Chinese University survey has found.

23 Oct 2014 - 4:00pm

Cultural workers are racing to save and archive creative works displayed at Occupy protest sites after city museums refused to help document the now world-famous artworks.

23 Oct 2014 - 5:32am

A 20-year-old man was arrested yesterday on a charge of criminal intimidation of a police officer's daughter amid what the force alleges is a spate of online harassment of officers and their...

23 Oct 2014 - 5:18am

Britain said it may ban tear gas exports to Hong Kong as London's commitment to its former colony came under scrutiny in a House of Commons debate.

23 Oct 2014 - 6:27pm

The security minister came under fire from lawmakers yesterday for failing to lobby enough support before trying to push through law revisions in favour of transgender marriage.

23 Oct 2014 - 9:25am

Groups of knife-wielding men poured soy sauce yesterday over copies of two Chinese-language newspapers, including the pro-democracy Apple Daily, in three simultaneous early-morning attacks.

23 Oct 2014 - 4:48am

Sun Hung Kai Properties co-chairman Thomas Kwok has used his eldest brother as a "convenient scapegoat" in the trial that accuses him of bribing former government No 2 Rafael Hui, according to...

23 Oct 2014 - 4:48am

Electronic cigarettes - the "personal vaporisers" used as an alternative to tobacco - are set to come under scrutiny, with the government planning a survey of their use.

23 Oct 2014 - 4:48am

Eleven people have been arrested over cyberattacks on more than 70 government websites this month after hackers warned of retaliation for the use of tear gas on democracy protesters.

23 Oct 2014 - 5:29am

Indians making Diwali prayers are including wishes for peace and prosperity across the city as they celebrate the Hindu festival of lights.

23 Oct 2014 - 5:27am

Lawmakers have already cost the public purse HK$1 billion by delaying votes on 21 public works projects - even before pan-democrats begin a campaign of non-cooperation with government funding...

23 Oct 2014 - 4:48am

Universities must hold firmly to the principals of academic freedom and to their international character in order to stay competitive in the challenging years ahead, leaders of local institutions...

23 Oct 2014 - 4:48am

With the high standard of health services for children currently provided by the Health Department, Hospital Authority and the private sector, some might ask: why do we need a children's hospital...

23 Oct 2014 - 4:48am

Online observers have dubbed Lau Kong-wah, undersecretary for constitutional and mainland affairs, as the "most valuable player" for the government in Tuesday's dialogue with students on political...

23 Oct 2014 - 5:28am

The heads of Hong Kong’s biggest universities have called for further talks between student leaders and the government, as pro-democracy street protests continue for a fourth straight week.

23 Oct 2014 - 8:02am

A bus company and two assocations filed a writ on Wednesday with the High Court, in an attempt to clear a portion of Harcourt Road in Admiralty blocked by Occupy Central demonstrators.

22 Oct 2014 - 7:35pm

One of mainland China’s favourite foreign music stars, Kenny G, caused a mild splash on social media after he dropped in at a pro-democracy protest camp in Hong Kong on Wednesday.

23 Oct 2014 - 7:51am

A newly launched video game lets those who did not get to experience the Occupy Central protests first-hand to get a feel for the civil disobedience movement.

23 Oct 2014 - 2:37pm

Street art showing support for the Occupy movement was removed from the walls of the HSBC bank on Nathan Road in Mong Kok as the branch resumed normal operation on Wednesday.

22 Oct 2014 - 4:40pm


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