South Korea President Park Geun-hye impeached in parliamentary vote

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

Roundup of Day Two at the 2016 UBS Hong Kong Open

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

South Korea President Park Geun-hye impeached in parliamentary vote

December 10, 2016

South Korean lawmakers voted overwhelmingly on Friday to impeach President Park Geun-hye over an influence-peddling scandal, setting the stage for her to become the country's first elected leader to be pushed from office in disgrace.

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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”.

(Photo: AFP)

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.