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28 Oct 2015 - 4:45AM
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19 Oct 2015 - 2:05AM
Bad faith: director accuses chief nun of 'sham marriage, embezzlement' in Hong Kong monastery

The chief Buddhist nun of a Hong Kong monastery has been involved in two sham marriages to mainland Chinese monks and transferred donations for maintenance of its building to a bank account which she has total control of, one of its directors alleges.

The chief Buddhist nun of a Hong Kong monastery has been involved in two sham marriages to mainland Chinese monks and transferred donations for maintenance of its building to a bank account which she has total control of, one of its directors alleges.

14 Oct 2015 - 3:38AM
Wet markets with wi-fi, touch screens and phone chargers: technology takes over tradition for Hong Kong icons

Ordering fresh poultry by selecting it on a computer screen that displays video of the chickens on sale, and a free Wi-fi connection while shopping for groceries: These are some of the 21st century shopping experiences being offered at Siu Sai Wan Market in Chai Wan following its HK$25 million overhaul by Link Asset Management.

Ordering fresh poultry by selecting it on a computer screen that displays video of the chickens on sale, and a free Wi-fi connection while shopping for groceries: These are some of the 21st century shopping experiences being offered at Siu Sai Wan Market in Chai Wan following its HK$25 million overhaul by Link Asset Management.

12 Oct 2015 - 12:40PM
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26 Jul 2015 - 4:39AM
Market analyst clash with Hong Kong privacy watchdog over names made public on website

A share market analyst is going into battle against the privacy watchdog in a dispute sparked by an order for him to remove information from his website.

A share market analyst is going into battle against the privacy watchdog in a dispute sparked by an order for him to remove information from his website.

6 Jul 2015 - 5:26PM
19 Jun 2015 - 9:22AM
Monastery chief sets fire to arm in row over Hong Kong heritage site

A former resident of the now-demolished Tiu Keng Leng squatter area, who has been staying in the sole building left there, set fire to his arm and threatened to jump off the roof in protest at a plan to evict him.

A former resident of the now-demolished Tiu Keng Leng squatter area, who has been staying in the sole building left there, set fire to his arm and threatened to jump off the roof in protest at a plan to evict him.

17 Jun 2015 - 2:52AM
Preservation of presumed HMS Tamar shipwreck could take years, historian says

It could take years for the shipwreck discovered in Victoria Harbour to be conserved, salvaged and exhibited, according to the marine historian who is certain it’s the remains of HMS Tamar – the famous vessel scuttled by the British Navy during the Battle of Hong Kong in the second world war.

It could take years for the shipwreck discovered in Victoria Harbour to be conserved, salvaged and exhibited, according to the marine historian who is certain it’s the remains of HMS Tamar – the famous vessel scuttled by the British Navy during the Battle of Hong Kong in the second world war.

22 May 2015 - 5:17PM
50 years of Plover Cove in pictures: how a sacrificed Hong Kong village rose from the ashes

A look back through the South China Morning Post's photo archives offers a fascinating glimpse of the village that once stood.

A look back through the South China Morning Post's photo archives offers a fascinating glimpse of the village that once stood.

11 Mar 2015 - 5:38PM
7 Feb 2015 - 12:35AM
CY Leung slams pan-democrats over efforts to block Hong Kong tech bureau funding

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying hit out at pan-democrat lawmakers' attempts to block funding for a proposed innovation and technology bureau as the issue made little progress in the Legislative Council on Tuesday.

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying hit out at pan-democrat lawmakers' attempts to block funding for a proposed innovation and technology bureau as the issue made little progress in the Legislative Council on Tuesday.

4 Feb 2015 - 4:45AM
27 Jan 2015 - 10:22PM
Housing initiatives aim to give more families the opportunity to buy a flat

Two housing ladders laid out in Leung Chun-ying’s policy address seek to give a leg-up to residents who are unable to buy flats under the government’s subsidised Home Ownership Scheme.

Two housing ladders laid out in Leung Chun-ying’s policy address seek to give a leg-up to residents who are unable to buy flats under the government’s subsidised Home Ownership Scheme.

15 Jan 2015 - 12:48PM
Live chickens back on sale in Hong Kong after bird flu cull

Live chickens returned to the city's wet markets on Sunday for the first time since a bird flu scare at the end of last month forced a mass cull - and prices rose only modestly despite a relatively small supply.

Live chickens returned to the city's wet markets on Sunday for the first time since a bird flu scare at the end of last month forced a mass cull - and prices rose only modestly despite a relatively small supply.

12 Jan 2015 - 7:46PM
50,000 Hongkongers flock to get details of subsidised Home Ownership Scheme flats

Nearly 50,000 Hongkongers flocked to get information on some 2,000 Home Ownership Scheme flats the first day it was on offer after a decade-long halt to the policy.

Nearly 50,000 Hongkongers flocked to get information on some 2,000 Home Ownership Scheme flats the first day it was on offer after a decade-long halt to the policy.

24 Dec 2014 - 9:02AM
HK$4 million sale of ex-public flat in Fung Tak Estate beats Kowloon record

A flat in a Wong Tai Sin estate has become the most expensive former public rental-housing residence in Kowloon after it was sold for HK$4 million.

A flat in a Wong Tai Sin estate has become the most expensive former public rental-housing residence in Kowloon after it was sold for HK$4 million.

19 Dec 2014 - 5:13AM
Hong Kong’s supply target for new homes raised to 480,000 over next decade

The government's new homes target for the next 10 years has been boosted by 10,000 - meaning a total of 480,000 public and private units are planned by 2025.

The government's new homes target for the next 10 years has been boosted by 10,000 - meaning a total of 480,000 public and private units are planned by 2025.

17 Dec 2014 - 7:40AM
Law professor suggests blueprint to make Beijing's election reform guidelines work for HK

A legal expert has put forward an ambitious eight-point blueprint for "constructive dialogue and negotiations" in an attempt to end the political schism after Occupy Central.

A legal expert has put forward an ambitious eight-point blueprint for "constructive dialogue and negotiations" in an attempt to end the political schism after Occupy Central.

14 Dec 2014 - 10:18AM
Ronny Tong, co-founder of pan-democrat Civic Party leaves executive

Maverick pan-democrat Ronny Tong Ka-wah moved further away from the leadership of the party he co-founded, stepping down from the executive of the Civic Party.

Maverick pan-democrat Ronny Tong Ka-wah moved further away from the leadership of the party he co-founded, stepping down from the executive of the Civic Party.

7 Dec 2014 - 4:02AM
Taiwan's Premier resigns after voters punish KMT in local elections

Taiwan's ruling Kuomintang (KMT) yesterday suffered a landslide defeat in the island's biggest-ever local elections, a result analysts saw as voter payback for the failures of the mainland-friendly administration.

Taiwan's ruling Kuomintang (KMT) yesterday suffered a landslide defeat in the island's biggest-ever local elections, a result analysts saw as voter payback for the failures of the mainland-friendly administration.

30 Nov 2014 - 8:57AM
Love lost in the fight for democracy: Is Occupy still a non-violent civil disobedience movement?

Six weeks into its struggle for democracy, the once-carefully planned Occupy movement has grown and shifted in ways beyond the imagination of organisers. And that raises a question: is the protest still a civil disobedience campaign?

Six weeks into its struggle for democracy, the once-carefully planned Occupy movement has grown and shifted in ways beyond the imagination of organisers. And that raises a question: is the protest still a civil disobedience campaign?

10 Nov 2014 - 5:17PM
Gay pride parade and Occupy movement promote equal rights in society

Hong Kong’s colourful annual gay pride parade took on an overtly political tinge yesterday as Occupy moved in, boosting numbers, adding umbrellas as well as a dose of controversy to the traditionally diverse pageant.

Hong Kong’s colourful annual gay pride parade took on an overtly political tinge yesterday as Occupy moved in, boosting numbers, adding umbrellas as well as a dose of controversy to the traditionally diverse pageant.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM
Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge costs set to soar by HK$3.7 billion

The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge project will cost taxpayers at least HK$3.3 billion more than its HK$83 billion budget, according to an estimate construction experts called conservative.

The Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge project will cost taxpayers at least HK$3.3 billion more than its HK$83 billion budget, according to an estimate construction experts called conservative.

20 Jun 2018 - 5:12PM
Dissolving Legco if reform bill vetoed could solve impasse, Occupy co-founder says

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying should invoke his power to dissolve the Legislative Council if electoral reforms he proposes are vetoed, Occupy Central co-founder Benny Tai said.

Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying should invoke his power to dissolve the Legislative Council if electoral reforms he proposes are vetoed, Occupy Central co-founder Benny Tai said.

3 Nov 2014 - 4:32AM
Occupy protests must end - but Beijing won't use force, says ex-HK leader Tung Chee-hwa

Beijing will not use military force to disperse Occupy Central protesters as it is confident the Hong Kong police force can handle the situation, the city's first chief executive says.

Beijing will not use military force to disperse Occupy Central protesters as it is confident the Hong Kong police force can handle the situation, the city's first chief executive says.

3 Jun 2019 - 5:04PM