The South China Morning Post

Activist tells of 5,000km flight to safe haven

A mainland activist had three narrow escapes after she fled a secret jail, dodging security officials for days before finally reaching a safe haven.

Friday, 27 July, 2012, 12:00am

Help us celebrate handover

Young Post is looking for students who were born in 1997, to participate in our 15th anniversary handover story. Students will interview their parents about their feelings before and after the handover, and then write their stories. Those stories will be published on July 1 in the South China Morning Post.

30 Apr 2012 - 12:00am

All for a jolly good claus

Times may be tough, but once again Hongkongers have shown the spirit of giving to raise more than HK$10 million for Operation Santa Claus, an annual charitable drive by RTHK and the South China Morning Post. Post photographers Nora Tam, Warton Li, David Wong, Jonathan Wong, Sam Tsang, Felix Wong, May Tse show how far individuals, businesses and organisations have gone to collect money

3 Jan 2012 - 12:00am

Time to dig deep to help those in need

Operation Santa Claus (OSC), the annual fund-raising appeal jointly organised by the South China Morning Post and Radio Television Hong Kong, kicks off this evening for the 2011 season.

14 Nov 2011 - 12:00am

Brainiacs wanted

Are you ready for an exciting challenge? Do you want to appear in Young Post and win a great prize? Then join Brain Game.

A new round will start in mid-November. Ten finalists will answer one open-ended question per week on a wide range of topics. Readers then vote online to decide who they want to eliminate, until one remains - and that's the WINNER!

12 Oct 2011 - 12:00am

Donations to relief fund top HK$1m

Readers of the South China Morning Post have donated more than HK$1 million to a relief fund that is supporting the city's two major food banks since the launch of the campaign a month ago.

27 Sep 2011 - 12:00am

NEW COVER PRICE

We wish to inform our readers that from today, the South China Morning Post will have a new cover price of HK$8 and the Sunday Morning Post will be HK$10. As always, we strive to bring you the best news coverage and thank you for your continued support.

22 Aug 2011 - 12:00am

Donations

The South China Morning Post has received the following donations:

Our Lady of Maryknoll Hospital

HK$3,000 by Irene, Anthony and Marie Christine in memory of their beloved father Harold Lee Hsiao-wo who died on June 27, 1980.

Little Sisters of the Poor

27 Jun 2011 - 12:00am

Corrections & clarifications

In a report, 'Call to relax adoption laws with more children waiting,' on page A1 of the South China Morning Post yesterday, we incorrectly reported that the government has been urged to ease the rules for child adoption.The call by Mother's Choice was for relaxing the rules relating to fostering, not adoption.

22 May 2011 - 12:00am

Long waits at specialist clinics show need for a more efficient system

I have previously read criticisms of the delays at hospital specialist clinics and would certainly agree that the hospitals really ought to resolve these long-standing problems.

On Monday, I checked in at S4 block of Queen Mary Hospital at 10.30am.

27 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

Do you have a good idea for an article in Young Post?

Join the next Reporters' Club editorial meeting on Tuesday to pitch your story ideas to Young Post.

We will discuss your ideas, so please come with at least three. If we choose yours, you will need to organise interviews and photos for your story. Sometimes we will assign you stories with a deadline.

16 Feb 2011 - 12:00am

Developers need to shake off role of villain

In the popular narrative of Hong Kong's social injustices, the developer is often caricatured as the pantomime villain, and it can sometimes be difficult to find information reflecting their views on various controversies.

20 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Tiny kindly Santas

Ho! Ho! Ho! Here comes a group of jolly Santas - the size of elves. Recently, students at YMCA of Hong Kong International Kindergarten dressed up as tiny Santas for a good cause: to raise money for Operation Santa Claus.

OSC was co-founded by the South China Morning Post and Radio Television Hong Kong in 1988 to raise funds for charities during the festive season.

16 Dec 2010 - 12:00am

Toast rack

'When sports stars and other public figures are caught paying for sex ... they must be called to account and shamed.'

SCMP, September 10

Assuming they are breaking no laws, why must these people be called to account and shamed?

19 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

Time to raise your game

Are you ready for an exciting challenge? Do you want to appear in Young Post and win a great prize? Then join the Brain Game. A new round will start next month.

The game: Ten finalists will answer one open-ended question each week on a wide range of topics. Readers then vote online to decide who they want out, until one remains: the winner!

9 Sep 2010 - 12:00am

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