• Thu
  • Jul 31, 2014
  • Updated: 11:12pm

Labour Party lawmaker says he transferred HK$500,000 to party’s account after details emerged of donations totalling HK$1.5 million Lee allegedly received from Apple Daily founder.

31 Jul 2014 - 6:00pm

Hong Kong's health authorities stepped up surveillance against the deadly Ebola virus yesterday as a Hong Kong woman who fell ill after visiting Kenya tested negative for the disease.

31 Jul 2014 - 6:18pm

Eleven people arrested during a sit-in protest on Central’s Chater Road earlier this month were unconditionally released on Thursday after refusing to renew their bail when they reported back to...

31 Jul 2014 - 7:05pm

A former personal assistant to ex-chief secretary Rafael Hui Si-yan said in court that he did not have "concrete business" to do during a period of nearly two years before becoming the city's No 2...

31 Jul 2014 - 10:09pm

Corruption watchdog ends investigation into allegation chief executive bribed a businessman into backing his candidacy in the 2012 election, says activist who filed complaint. 

31 Jul 2014 - 3:13pm

When Blur played a stunning gig in Hong Kong a year ago thousands of fans wet berserk when frontman Damon Albarn announced that the band would be recording their first album since 2003 in the city...

31 Jul 2014 - 11:12pm

Hong Kong police are negotiating with their Singaporean counterparts over the possible extradition of the father of an 11-year-old boy with learning difficulties who was found wandering alone in...

31 Jul 2014 - 6:21pm


Today's Poll

  • Yes: 66%
  • No: 34%
31 Jul 2014
  • Yes
  • No
Total number of votes recorded: 452

Ng Leung-sing gave himself a pass mark yesterday for his chairmanship of the Finance Committee, but he didn't get much support from other lawmakers.

31 Jul 2014 - 4:14am

One of two Happy Valley flats that became rent-free homes for former chief secretary Rafael Hui was bought by the Kwoks of SHKP in 2002 for "long-term investment", the High Court heard yesterday...

31 Jul 2014 - 4:39pm

Patients suffering chronic pain due to osteoarthritis face missing out on cheap therapies after a charity was hit with a rent increase of almost 50 per cent by its public-sector landlord.

31 Jul 2014 - 4:41am

Government hopes prospect of more democratic electoral system in future can push moderate pan-democrats to accept model for 2017 chief executive election.

31 Jul 2014 - 4:22am

Two refugee organisations locked in a bitter dispute have reached an out-of-court settlement in a defamation case.

31 Jul 2014 - 5:12am

Stories about overcrowded swimming pools and faeces in a shower cubicle have emerged as the latest salvos from those arguing for a cap on mainland visitor numbers.

31 Jul 2014 - 4:47am

A Law Society veteran has issued a rallying call to members to oust the institution's president for endorsing Beijing's white paper on "one country two systems".

31 Jul 2014 - 4:50pm

RTHK staff say they are "deeply concerned" about freedom of expression and the role of the public broadcaster after a veteran producer failed to secure a contract renewal.

31 Jul 2014 - 4:54pm

The five pan-democratic lawmakers who allegedly failed to declare donations from media tycoon Jimmy Lai Chee-ying will be asked to respond to the accusations within two weeks before a Legislative...

31 Jul 2014 - 5:00pm

People have been urged to enjoy Hong Kong's favourite non-alcoholic drinks in moderation because of their high sugar content.

31 Jul 2014 - 5:15am

Boring through the mountain below Lion Rock is the next challenge for the MTR in the construction of delayed Sha Tin-Central link, with a labour shortage and uncertainty about ground conditions....

31 Jul 2014 - 10:49am

Shocked retailers have been given less than three months to clear out after the owner of a popular Stanley mall chose to close down in the face of a 50 per cent rise in government fees.

31 Jul 2014 - 5:05am

The Council for Sustainable Development and its consultant have been accused by green activists of jumping to a conclusion on the best means of charging for household waste disposal.

31 Jul 2014 - 4:41am

Households across Kowloon and the New Territories are about to find out how energy efficient they are in relation to their neighbours.

31 Jul 2014 - 4:41am

In a paper submitted to the Town Planning Board for deliberation tomorrow, the Planning Department proposes that 44.45 hectares of Mau Ping - which is 98.8 per cent of the enclave - be zoned for...

31 Jul 2014 - 5:17am

When patients with irreversible illnesses reach the terminal stage, life-sustaining treatment can still be provided thanks to modern medical technology.

31 Jul 2014 - 4:41am

Participation in politics comes at a price. And for Robert Chow Yung, now leading the anti-Occupy Central crusade with gusto, it may well cost him the right of abode in Britain.

31 Jul 2014 - 4:41am

Jamie’s Italian officially opened its doors after months of anticipation, as British celebrity chef attempts to capture mid-range market with inexpensive Italian cuisine. So was the food any good...

30 Jul 2014 - 10:26pm

Some 15 tonnes of food products imported to Hong Kong by a supplier at the centre of a rotten meat scandal were buried in the West New Territories Landfill on Tuesday.

30 Jul 2014 - 4:15pm

An executive director of SHKP told a high-level corruption trial about his "disturbing" experience of being warned years ago by his boss, Walter Kwok, over a lease agreement he had reached with a...

30 Jul 2014 - 7:31am


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