Electronics parts giant Foxconn denied reports on Saturday that thousands of workers went on strike at one of its plants in central China and halted production of components for Apple's iPhone 5.Sunday, 7 October, 2012, 11:21am
South African police have killed two more people in a crackdown on striking miners, the Congress of South African Trade Unions and a strike leader said on Thursday.20 Sep 2012 - 3:10pm
Thousands of workers at a Singapore-owned plant in Shanghai have gone on strike to protest against a plan to move the factory, a labour rights group said yesterday.20 Sep 2012 - 3:20am
The killing by police of more than 30 striking platinum miners in the bloodiest security operation since the end of white rule cut to the quick of South Africa's psyche yesterday, with people and the media questioning its post-apartheid soul.18 Aug 2012 - 3:33am
A cheeky boy no older than 10 high-fived me as I strolled around the city of Mostar in Bosnia and Herzegovina a fortnight ago.
Then he mimicked a Bruce Lee move. That was not uncommon, as boys in the Balkans, where I travelled to recently, seemed to think every Chinese man is somehow related to Bruce Lee. They then mimic that universally famous 'one-inch punch'.17 Jun 2012 - 12:00am
Hongkonger clinches first ABF tournament
Chan Suk-han of Hong Kong and Thailand's Kritchawat Jampakao claimed the women's and men's titles, respectively, at the Asian Bowling Federation (ABF) Tour - Tournament of Champions in Jakarta, Indonesia, last Sunday.18 Jan 2008 - 12:00am
Workers' protest blocks Queen's Road
Metal workers on strike for a fourth day brought traffic in Hong Kong's central business district to a standstill as they faced off with police.
They only agreed to end yesterday's protest when the government agreed to hear their grievances.12 Aug 2007 - 12:00am
Acclaimed New Zealand percussion group Strike brings its powerful and imaginative show to Hong Kong
A high-energy group of percussionists from New Zealand will shake, rattle and roll through Hong Kong as part of a series of entertainment programmes for families that kicks off next month.28 Feb 2007 - 12:00am