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Who said it?

[Hong Kong] media enjoy greater freedom than on the mainland, in Taiwan or in Singapore. They should defend it to the death

Taiwanese author Kenneth Pai Hsien-yung, at the Book Fair

Friday, 20 July, 2012, 12:00am

Talking points

Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories ...

Lawmakers report on Yuen Long's illegal park

4 Jul 2012 - 12:00am

Quotes of the week

I suppose I do have a stubborn streak in me

Myanmar's opposition leader, Aung San Suu Kyi

It's great that in a U2 crowd not everyone is a political science student

Bono, on his fans' unfamiliarity with Aung San Suu Kyi

24 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Talking points

Our editors will be looking ahead today to these developing stories ...

Suu Kyi heads for Europe to deliver 1991 Nobel speech

13 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

A good week for ...

Aung San Suu Kyi

3 Jun 2012 - 12:00am

Who said it?

I wish the migrant workers from Burma good health and wealth, that they be free from danger and can come back home as soon as possible

Nobel Peace Prize winner Aung San Suu Kyi, speaking in Bangkok

The accused [is] responsible for aiding and abetting some of the most heinous crimes in history

31 May 2012 - 12:00am


Heritage goes beyond architecture

It has been very encouraging to see such a lively exchange of ideas regarding Hong Kong's heritage preservation efforts and the government's revitalisation policy.

28 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

Journey inspires students to to help transform Myanmar

Many eyes have turned to Myanmar, watching in amazement as its secretive, authoritarian regime opens up to the world.

That includes a group of students at the University of Hong Kong, who through their organisation, Connecting Myanmar, sent students to Myanmar to witness the campaign leading up to the April 1 elections and work on construction programmes.

12 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

The heart of corporate culture

The difference between Vijay Eswaran and many of today's business tycoons is his spirituality - something that he values greatly and adheres to in his personal and business lives. Mahatma Gandhi has been the inspiration for the electronic commerce conglomerate Quest International (QI) Group that executive chairman Eswaran co-founded in 1998.

18 Feb 2012 - 12:00am

The Lady (Film)

French director Luc Besson's The Lady tells the story of Myanmar's iron-willed democracy advocate Aung San Suu Kyi.

Suu Kyi (Michelle Yeoh), who lives in Britain with her husband and two sons, returns to Yangon (formerly Rangoon) to visit her ailing mother.

17 Feb 2012 - 12:00am