Anna Healy Fenton

Anna is a business writer. During her 20-year Hong Kong career, she’s written everything from stock market reports and luxury goods sector analysis to speeches for the HKSAR Chief Executive and served as president of the Foreign Correspondents’ Club for two years.
Anna Healy Fenton
Anna is a business writer. During her 20-year Hong Kong career, she’s written everything from stock market reports and luxury goods sector analysis to speeches for the HKSAR Chief Executive and served as president of the Foreign Correspondents’ Club for two years.

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Addiction to phones, social media, cybersex, online shopping and gaming bigger now than drug addiction, counsellors say

Process addictions – an obsession with a behaviour, rather than a substance – are spiking, with counsellors blaming the internet and mobile devices for people being hooked on porn, cybersex, gambling, gaming and much more.

16 Jul 2018 - 9:26PM

Process addictions – an obsession with a behaviour, rather than a substance – are spiking, with counsellors blaming the internet and mobile devices for people being hooked on porn, cybersex, gambling, gaming and much more.

Addiction to phones, social media, cybersex, online shopping and gaming bigger now than drug addiction, counsellors say
Clare Hollingworth, the journalist who broke the news of the second world war, dies in Hong Kong
Desert island exile mooted for Hong Kong feral cattle

A proposal to relocate feral cattle and buffalo herds in South Lantau, now under consideration by Hong Kong officials, has divided people in Mui Wo and Pui O where the bovines roam

31 Aug 2016 - 10:12AM

A proposal to relocate feral cattle and buffalo herds in South Lantau, now under consideration by Hong Kong officials, has divided people in Mui Wo and Pui O where the bovines roam

Desert island exile mooted for Hong Kong feral cattle
Hong Kong police find body of former High Court judge on rocks off Lantau
Retired Hong Kong judge found dead on rocks off South Lantau
Why Lan Kwai Fong has seen a surge in African drug dealers: SCMP goes undercover with the Hong Kong police

The streets of Lan Kwai Fong, the city's best known entertainment district, have seen a sharp rise in drug dealing. Anna Healy Fenton and photographer Dean Cox investigate the trend, and why some asylum seekers feel crime is their best option.

1 Dec 2015 - 12:04PM

The streets of Lan Kwai Fong, the city's best known entertainment district, have seen a sharp rise in drug dealing. Anna Healy Fenton and photographer Dean Cox investigate the trend, and why some asylum seekers feel crime is their best option.

Why Lan Kwai Fong has seen a surge in African drug dealers: SCMP goes undercover with the Hong Kong police
Hong Kong's housing market facing a slump in 2015

Anyone looking for blue skies and sunshine in Hong Kong's property market could be disappointed. It's hard to find an analyst who can put a positive spin on prospects for next year, with predictions of price dips of at least 5 per cent in 2015.

24 Nov 2014 - 6:31AM

Anyone looking for blue skies and sunshine in Hong Kong's property market could be disappointed. It's hard to find an analyst who can put a positive spin on prospects for next year, with predictions of price dips of at least 5 per cent in 2015.

Hong Kong's housing market facing a slump in 2015
A moving experience

A luxurious train journey from Pretoria to Cape Town offers a champagne-filled, rose-tinted glimpse of South Africa, writes Anna Healy Fenton.

18 Oct 2014 - 11:41PM

A luxurious train journey from Pretoria to Cape Town offers a champagne-filled, rose-tinted glimpse of South Africa, writes Anna Healy Fenton.

A moving experience
Up, up and away
29 Sep 2014 - 1:00PM
Up, up and away
Back with a Banga

No, really, Harry Banga was set to enjoy life when he retired from Noble. But his sons begged him to join them in a new venture, writes Anna Healy Fenton.

6 Apr 2014 - 10:28PM

No, really, Harry Banga was set to enjoy life when he retired from Noble. But his sons begged him to join them in a new venture, writes Anna Healy Fenton.

Back with a Banga
Future denied

Eighteen-year-old Shazad Rangzeb dreamed of bridging the divide between Hong Kong's Pakistanis and the wider society. Three months ago, those dreams were dashed on a Lantau beach. Here, his grief-stricken family tells Anna Healy Fenton of a life cut far too short.

29 Mar 2014 - 10:12PM

Eighteen-year-old Shazad Rangzeb dreamed of bridging the divide between Hong Kong's Pakistanis and the wider society. Three months ago, those dreams were dashed on a Lantau beach. Here, his grief-stricken family tells Anna Healy Fenton of a life cut far too short.

Future denied
Wealth Blog: Will Hyatt’s service revolution work in Japan?
China’s new billionaire entrepreneurs
China turns off Formula One
Which mistress is First Lady?  French president must decide
The expatriate's Sophie's Choice
Apology to HSBC - they did say sorry
Michelin Guide stars mean stress for chefs – and do diners care?
Ticket to disaster: Why more ferry accidents are waiting to happen
Taipan takes in the big picture

The next taipan, as the chairman of Swire Pacific is known, is a far cry from the traditional image of the autocratic British public school colonial. Drinking Nestea, a Swire beverages product, naturally, John Slosar is a deceptively laid-back American.

25 Nov 2013 - 3:52AM

The next taipan, as the chairman of Swire Pacific is known, is a far cry from the traditional image of the autocratic British public school colonial. Drinking Nestea, a Swire beverages product, naturally, John Slosar is a deceptively laid-back American.

Taipan takes in the big picture
Jimmy's Kitchen going strong after 85 years
Hong Kong and China wine buffs get serious
Striped Shanghai puppies painted with chemicals to dupe shoppers
Lagerfeld tunes into right Chanel for style
20 years on and still as strong
Facing the trials of the office trail
Cafe the Flipp side of success
21 Apr 1993 - 12:00AM
Cafe the Flipp side of success
Go the extra kilometre
10 Jun 1993 - 12:00AM
Go the extra kilometre
Let the lion dance begin
27 Jun 1997 - 12:00AM
Let the lion dance begin
Site revered as national shrine for 1,000 years