A Chinese developer has signed a deal to convert a derelict plot of land next to London's City Airport into the British capital's third financial district. It is aimed at Chinese firms and will be worth an expected US$1.5 billion when completed.Thursday, 30 May, 2013, 2:26am
As long as we don't get caught by the mass media or ordinary citizens, the leaders won't punish us.27 Mar 2013 - 6:23am
London Mayor Boris Johnson urged Russia's oligarchs to sue each other in the city's courts, in contradiction of the government's policy of discouraging "libel tourism".
"If one oligarch feels defamed by another oligarch, it is London's lawyers who apply the necessary balm to the ego," Johnson told the Confederation of British Industry's annual conference in London on Monday.21 Nov 2012 - 3:05am
British Prime Minister David Cameron has hired an Australian political strategist to mastermind his party's re-election campaign and draw a line under months of policy U-turns that have seen his Conservatives fall in popularity.20 Nov 2012 - 4:18am
I can't say, the others will shoot me
Vincent Fung, of the government's Mega Events Fund, on the fee to bring golfer Rory McIlroy to the Hong Kong Open
[A] wholesale massacre of everybody involved - professionally speaking
London Mayor Boris Johnson, asked how the BBC should respond to a string of scandals
14 Nov 2012 - 3:16am
The BBC showed "basic" journalistic failures in a news report in which it wrongly accused a senior politician of child abuse, an internal investigation has found.
The findings were announced after the BBC's acting director-general, Tim Davie, pledged to "get a grip" of the deepening crisis at the world's largest publicly-funded broadcaster as two more top news executives stood aside.14 Nov 2012 - 3:52am