Hong Kong veterans fight to live in Britain

Israeli entrepreneurs develop Star Trek-style replicator that serves up meals in 30 seconds

HSBC posts profit and ponders moving headquarters to Asia

British and Chinese scientists develop new self-cleaning paint

Hong Kong veterans fight to live in Britain

May 6, 2015

Hong Kong military veterans who served in the British armed forces are going into battle against their former colonial ruler over their right to live in Britain. (Cover photo: AFP)

Israeli entrepreneurs develop Star Trek-style replicator that serves up meals in 30 seconds

May 6, 2015

Israeli entrepreneurs develop a culinary Genie, that uses tiny pods to create gourmet meals in 30 seconds, similar to those that contain coffee for espresso machines. 

HSBC posts profit and ponders moving headquarters to Asia

May 6, 2015

Europe's biggest bank HSBC posted a 4 percent rise in first-quarter pretax profit, after investment banking revenue bounced back. The better than expected results come as HSBC considers moving its headquarters back to Asia. (Cover photo: EPA) 

British and Chinese scientists develop new self-cleaning paint

May 6, 2015

A new water-resistant paint which can withstand exposure to oil and damage caused by scratching and scuffing has been developed by British and Chinese scientists.