The 2016 Olympic Games will kick off with an opening ceremony on August 5 in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro. Although the political and economic uncertainty in Brazil has clouded the build-up, the International Olympic Committee is upbeat and insists Rio is “ready to welcome the world”.
Hong Kong will send a squad of 38 athletes to the Rio Games competing in nine sports. Here are five we suggest are worth keeping an eye on.
A factory in Taiwan could be the answer to a prayer, building ready-made temples which can be delivered to customers in just weeks. (Photo: Reuters)
Apple's revenue falls 33% inChina, meaning the country is no longer its number two market, and Tim Cook's company has a big task ahead if it wants to claw back market share. (Photo: Reuters)