Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying will not seek a second term

Hong Kong police launch five-day operation against jaywalking and other offences

Michael Jordan wins rights to his name in China

Beijing’s new seventh ring road connects urban zone twice the size of New York

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying will not seek a second term

December 9, 2016

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying will not seek a second term, citing "family reasons”.

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Hong Kong police launch five-day operation against jaywalking and other offences

December 9, 2016

Police began a city-wide operation against jaywalking and other traffic offences on Friday.

These include disobeying light signals, crossing within 15 metres of a pedestrian crossing without using it and climbing over kerbside fences to carriageways.

Officers will issue summons against offenders during the operation.

Michael Jordan wins rights to his name in China

December 9, 2016

China's highest court has ruled in favour of former basketball star Michael Jordan in a long-running trademark case relating to a local sportswear firm using the Chinese version of his name, overturning earlier rulings against the athlete.

Beijing’s new seventh ring road connects urban zone twice the size of New York

December 9, 2016

Another ring of highways that extends 940km has been built around Beijing, becoming the seventh ring road and completing a key infrastructure project that closely connects the capital with neighbouring Tianjin and Hebei.