The Hanoi summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in February ended without a deal or agreement. Photo: AP
Kim Jong-un ‘was shocked’ by new US list of nuclear facilities at summit
  • North Korean affairs expert Zhang Liangui tells forum the talks broke down because Washington changed its negotiating position at the last minute
  • Pyongyang ‘felt its expectations would not be met’, he says
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US envoy to North Korea in Beijing to discuss ‘coordination on policies’
Topic |   Trump-Kim summit
Kim Jong-un ‘was shocked’ by new US list of nuclear facilities at summit
  • North Korean affairs expert Zhang Liangui tells forum the talks broke down because Washington changed its negotiating position at the last minute
  • Pyongyang ‘felt its expectations would not be met’, he says
57 minutes ago
The Hanoi summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in February ended without a deal or agreement. Photo: APThe Hanoi summit between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in February ended without a deal or agreement. Photo: AP
Trump-Kim summit
Kim Jong-un ‘was shocked’ by new US list of nuclear facilities at summit
57 minutes ago
  • North Korean affairs expert Zhang Liangui tells forum the talks broke down because Washington changed its negotiating position at the last minute
  • Pyongyang ‘felt its expectations would not be met’, he says
Former Hong Kong minister Patrick Ho sentenced to 3 years for bribery

Ho was given credit for time already served so will spend an additional 20 months behind bars, and must pay a $US400,000 fine.

Ho was given credit for time already served so will spend an additional 20 months behind bars, and must pay a $US400,000 fine.

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exclusive | Cathay Pacific agrees deal to take over budget airline HK Express, sources say

The acquisition would leave Cathay Pacific in control of three of Hong Kong’s four airlines.

The acquisition would leave Cathay Pacific in control of three of Hong Kong’s four airlines.

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EU rejects China’s offer of Xinjiang tour, but is open to one later

EU says China’s foreign ministry made the invitation on Thursday for a trip starting this Wednesday, the first by a large group of Western diplomats to the area since Beijing’s security clampdown.

EU says China’s foreign ministry made the invitation on Thursday for a trip starting this Wednesday, the first by a large group of Western diplomats to the area since Beijing’s security clampdown.

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It has become fashionable to blame Russian interference for cases in which democracy seems to have gone awry – from Brexit to Donald Trump’s presidency. The trouble, however, lies more with electoral democracy.

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Blowing Water | Are you killing your child’s zest for life with an education obsession?

Hong Kong’s stressed out parents and students should not overlook the virtues of a less academic path to success.

Hong Kong’s stressed out parents and students should not overlook the virtues of a less academic path to success.

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Are you killing your child’s zest for life with an education obsession?
The View | Thanks to Asian cash, the London office market looks Brexit-proof

Central London was the hottest office market last year, even with a hard Brexit looming. Despite capital controls in China, Asian buyers accounted for nearly 40 per cent of investments and dominate the £1-billion-plus segment of the market.

Central London was the hottest office market last year, even with a hard Brexit looming. Despite capital controls in China, Asian buyers accounted for nearly 40 per cent of investments and dominate the £1-billion-plus segment of the market.

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Thanks to Asian cash, the London office market looks Brexit-proof