How a store that still sells kerosene stoves became a treasure trove of the community

Philippine troops bomb Islamist militants in city

Ladies’ Market is Hong Kong's most popular attraction, according to TripAdvisor

Taiwan rules in favour of gay marriage

How a store that still sells kerosene stoves became a treasure trove of the community

May 26, 2017

Founded in 1959, Chu Wing Kee is a hardware store selling everything from kerosene lamps to electric scales. Its owner, Perry Chu, is dedicated to keeping this treasure trove alive in Sheung Wan.

(Photo: SCMP's Dickson Lee)

 

 

Philippine troops bomb Islamist militants in city

May 26, 2017

Philippine security forces bomb residential areas in a southern city as they battle Islamist militants holding hostages and reported to have murdered at least 11 civilians. (Photo: AFP)

Ladies’ Market is Hong Kong's most popular attraction, according to TripAdvisor

May 22, 2017

What's the most visited attraction in Hong Kong?

Hong Kong may be a shopper’s paradise, but it seems locals and tourists aren't after high-fashion boutiques.

Instead, the cheap deals, neon lights and fake designer labels of Mong Kok’s bustling Ladies’ Market make it the most popular attraction in Hong Kong, according to new data released by TripAdvisor.

Taiwan rules in favour of gay marriage

May 25, 2017

Court ruling paves the way for Taiwan to become the first place in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage. (Photo: Reuters)