HSBC profits boom on the back of Asian growth

Hong Kong activists join bra protest after woman jailed for 'breast assault'

Hong Kong man spends HK$400,000 on helicopter wedding proposal and more

Taiwan students continue to rebel against China's revised education curriculum and textbooks

HSBC profits boom on the back of Asian growth

August 3, 2015

HSBC reports second-quarter earnings, reporting a 10% rise year-on-year. (Photo: Reuters) 

Hong Kong activists join bra protest after woman jailed for 'breast assault'

August 3, 2015

About 200 protesters including men wearing bras stage a protest in Hong Kong after a woman was sentenced to three-and-a-half months' jail for assaulting a police officer with her breast. (Photo: EPA) 

Hong Kong man spends HK$400,000 on helicopter wedding proposal and more

August 1, 2015

Hongkonger Victor Tang asked his girlfriend of just more than a year to marry him in an elaborate wedding proposal which included a helicopter flying over Victoria Harbour with a banner saying, "I love you, Stephanie BB, will you marry me?". Tang also booked a suite at Hong Kong's Ritz-Carlton to help him carry out the task. (Photo: SCMP's Edward Wong)

Taiwan students continue to rebel against China's revised education curriculum and textbooks

August 3, 2015

Student protesters in Taiwan demand the withdrawal of a revised curriculum they say aims to promote Beijing's 'One China' policy.