Countdown under way for Shenzhou launchMonday, 10 June, 2013, 3:35am
Florian Knothe has an hour before he hosts the official opening of an exhibition featuring the works of famed Swiss photographer René Burri.28 May 2013 - 11:09am 1 comment
Aspiring doctors from the University of Hong Kong's (HKU) faculty of medicine have put a street-smart spin on health awareness campaigns to reach the average, busy Hongkonger.15 Apr 2013 - 9:41am
A hacker who attacked a University of Hong Kong website that was running a mock universal suffrage poll for the chief executive election last year was sentenced to 160 hours of community service yesterday. Vincent Chan Cheuk-yin, 29, had pleaded guilty earlier to one count of attempted criminal damage.12 Mar 2013 - 4:23am
An ageing population may present challenges for society at large, but for companies involved in the health care business it means growing opportunities.4 Feb 2013 - 2:50pm
Former development minister Mak Chai-kwong yesterday began a part-time lecturing stint at his alma mater, the University of Hong Kong. He is co-teaching the Analysis, Modelling and Project Appraisal in Transportation course, which is part of the Master of Arts in Transport Policy and Planning degree.2 Feb 2013 - 4:56am
A suspected hacker accused of attacking a University of Hong Kong website running a mock "universal suffrage" poll for the chief executive election last year was charged yesterday after almost 10 months of investigation.12 Jan 2013 - 4:07am
The proportion of Hongkongers who are dissatisfied with the city's development has climbed to 46 per cent, but 60 per cent consider they live a happy life, the latest poll by the University of Hong Kong's public opinion programme has found.1 Jan 2013 - 4:20am
Sunday, Apple DailyThieves in final bid to steal bank card data22 Dec 2012 - 2:37am
Writer-turned-government-minister Lung Ying-tai's talk on Saturday at University of Hong Kong, on the theme My Hong Kong, My Taiwan, attracted thousands of fans.
The eloquent speech, and equally thought-provoking questions from the floor, carried over to the post-talk party at the university vice-chancellor's residence.4 Dec 2012 - 2:15am
Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying's popularity has rebounded to over 50 points for the first time in three months, a University of Hong Kong opinion poll shows. Ratings of key ministers also rose.14 Nov 2012 - 4:21am
Veteran unionist Chan Yuen-han is the most popular lawmaker in the 70-strong legislature, a poll shows. She takes the mantle from a pan-democrat favourite, Audrey Eu Yuet-mee.7 Nov 2012 - 3:46am
Washing hands with soap can halt the spread of diseases such as diarrhoea and pneumonia, which kill 3.5 million children a year, yet Hong Kong hotels throw away two to three million barely used bars annually.
Students at the University of Hong Kong aim to change that after devising a way to turn hotel waste into lifesaving donations for poverty-stricken families.26 Sep 2012 - 4:34am
A third of Hong Kongers do not have any insurance, and most of them do not plan to buy any in the next year, a university survey has found.
A quarter of the people surveyed accept they have insufficient financial protection for themselves or their family, and half do not even know if they have sufficient coverage.19 Sep 2012 - 11:03am
The Labour Department is investigating whether University of Hong Kong violated workplace safety regulations after high formaldehyde levels in new office furniture was blamed for making numerous employees ill.23 Aug 2012 - 2:46am