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Perfect balance: How Hong Kong's career women combine work and family life

What does it take for a woman to achieve success in Hong Kong's highly competitive work environment? Quite a lot, it transpires. Nevertheless, in a city that is uniquely supportive of helping women advance their careers, it is entirely possible.

Thursday, 22 May, 2014, 4:08pm

Be a statesman CY, not a chameleon

Does Leung Chun-ying want greater or less border integration with the mainland?

3 Oct 2012 - 9:31am 6 comments

Artistic Impressions: John Young exhibit revisits memories of Macau

I first met Hong Kong-born Australian artist John Young - with his wife and toddler son in tow - in 2000 when he was exhibiting with the John Batten Gallery. He was already an established artist, and my assignment was to write a profile-cum-restaurant review article.

30 Sep 2012 - 2:38pm

Rant: boating about in a mess

One of the best ways to spend a weekend in Hong Kong is on the water - the problem is thousands of other people agree.

30 Sep 2012 - 12:03am

Missing activist involved in anti-Japan rallies in Hong Kong may be in Macau

The family of a missing mainland activist is seeking help to look for her in Macau and Shenzhen, after she vanished after a visit to Hong Kong 2-1/2 weeks ago to co-ordinate an anti-Japan protest.

29 Sep 2012 - 3:11am 1 comment

HK firms struggle for survival on an uneven business field

The dim outlines of the low-rise buildings emerge gradually from smog perennially hanging over the main road leading to Chin Wa-keung's electroplating factory in Huizhou, Guangdong.

27 Sep 2012 - 2:45am

All Around Town

No Osaka sun for Sister Han?

It is normal for candidates to take a break after an election. Unfortunately for Federation of Trade Unions heavyweight Chan Yuen-han, she found herself mocked for taking a trip to Osaka.

27 Sep 2012 - 3:47am

Then & now: moving stories

The influx of mainland arrivals may be a hot topic now but it is an issue Hong Kong is all too familiar with, writes Jason Wordie.

22 Sep 2012 - 11:26pm

Pan-democratic movement weakened by splits

As I have considered a better political future in Hong Kong, I have always supported the pan-democrats as a source from which a future government might be drawn.

Within their ranks, there are many smart, experienced, deeply committed members - people who often applied themselves at significant personal cost to advance political reform.

Today, though, what does one mainly see?

20 Sep 2012 - 2:33am

Hong Kong government cracks down on cross-border parallel traders

Parallel traders from the mainland risk having their entry permits cancelled if they breach Hong Kong's laws, Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said yesterday.

19 Sep 2012 - 2:00pm 1 comment