Jane Zhang

Jane Zhang joined the Post in 2017, working with the video team before moving to reporting. She covers business and political stories in Hong Kong and mainland China. Previously, Jane interned at CNN and Bloomberg Businessweek Chinese.
Jane Zhang
Jane Zhang joined the Post in 2017, working with the video team before moving to reporting. She covers business and political stories in Hong Kong and mainland China. Previously, Jane interned at CNN and Bloomberg Businessweek Chinese.

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New restaurants in Hong Kong: Indian Curry Corner in Jordan – friendly service, but dishes lacked complexity

Near the busy transport hub of Hong Kong’s West Kowloon High-Speed Railway Station is Indian Curry Corner, a new restaurant serving up reasonably priced Indian dishes.

13 Jun 2019 - 7:51PM

Near the busy transport hub of Hong Kong’s West Kowloon High-Speed Railway Station is Indian Curry Corner, a new restaurant serving up reasonably priced Indian dishes.

New restaurants in Hong Kong: Indian Curry Corner in Jordan – friendly service, but dishes lacked complexity
Chinese school stops using facial recognition gates at peak times after complaints about queues

Students say it doesn’t always recognise faces and they have long waits to go through the system at the entrances to two huge dormitories.

29 May 2019 - 11:00PM

Students say it doesn’t always recognise faces and they have long waits to go through the system at the entrances to two huge dormitories.

Chinese school stops using facial recognition gates at peak times after complaints about queues
US$16 three cups chicken well worth the cash at Mei Taiwan Cuisine in Wan Chai, Hong Kong

Taiwan’s famous dish gets the name from its three main ingredients of sesame oil, Chinese rice wine, and soy sauce – and it all tasted delicious. Served in a sizzling casserole filled with savoury hunks of golden brown chicken meat, a mix of basil leaves, spring onions and garlic added fragrance.

30 May 2019 - 7:53PM

Taiwan’s famous dish gets the name from its three main ingredients of sesame oil, Chinese rice wine, and soy sauce – and it all tasted delicious. Served in a sizzling casserole filled with savoury hunks of golden brown chicken meat, a mix of basil leaves, spring onions and garlic added fragrance.

US$16 three cups chicken well worth the cash at Mei Taiwan Cuisine in Wan Chai, Hong Kong
Man behind viral Chinese hit song Trade War turns up the volume by singing the praises of Huawei and tech firm’s boss

Lyricist who helped swell chorus of rising nationalist sentiment is also responsible for works praising ‘ironman’ tech boss Ren Zhengfei.

29 May 2019 - 5:52AM

Lyricist who helped swell chorus of rising nationalist sentiment is also responsible for works praising ‘ironman’ tech boss Ren Zhengfei.

Man behind viral Chinese hit song Trade War turns up the volume by singing the praises of Huawei and tech firm’s boss
Safe landing for Chinese passenger jet despite hail-shattered windscreens

Guangzhou flight loses visibility over Beijing after thunderstorm damages plane, but the passengers say they were not aware of hail strike until they saw nose of the A380 after landing.

27 May 2019 - 8:59PM

Guangzhou flight loses visibility over Beijing after thunderstorm damages plane, but the passengers say they were not aware of hail strike until they saw nose of the A380 after landing.

Safe landing for Chinese passenger jet despite hail-shattered windscreens
Chinese tourist grabs and hurts mandarin ducks at revered beauty spot

Visitor ignored warnings from volunteers to leave ducklings alone. They are unlikely to have survived the unwelcome encounter.

24 May 2019 - 9:05PM

Visitor ignored warnings from volunteers to leave ducklings alone. They are unlikely to have survived the unwelcome encounter.

Chinese tourist grabs and hurts mandarin ducks at revered beauty spot
Chinese police arrest 20 over pornographic live-streaming app that attracted 1 million users

Final two suspects arrested in Philippines in connection with streaming platform Huahua, which had almost 1 million users and earned US$2.3 million in profit in five months, according to media report.

24 May 2019 - 3:00PM

Final two suspects arrested in Philippines in connection with streaming platform Huahua, which had almost 1 million users and earned US$2.3 million in profit in five months, according to media report.

Chinese police arrest 20 over pornographic live-streaming app that attracted 1 million users
Chinese traffic police mourn officer killed on duty

More than 20 fellow officers line hospital corridor as doctors fight to save young policeman struck down by car.

23 May 2019 - 5:47PM

More than 20 fellow officers line hospital corridor as doctors fight to save young policeman struck down by car.

Chinese traffic police mourn officer killed on duty
Chinese police shoot horse dead after panicked gallop through town puts three people in hospital

Video footage shows animal crashing into two women at high speed, and its final moments after being cornered.

22 May 2019 - 9:32PM

Video footage shows animal crashing into two women at high speed, and its final moments after being cornered.

Chinese police shoot horse dead after panicked gallop through town puts three people in hospital
Chinese police arrest 62 suspects across 20 provinces in crack down on gun crime

82,000 airgun pellets, manufacturing equipment also seized in investigation that spanned 20 provinces.

23 May 2019 - 10:21AM

82,000 airgun pellets, manufacturing equipment also seized in investigation that spanned 20 provinces.

Chinese police arrest 62 suspects across 20 provinces in crack down on gun crime
A Chinese man spent almost US$3,000 on a ‘lucky’ phone number. It made his life a misery

Jiangsu resident was bombarded with crank calls after his ‘auspicious’ phone number featured in a television drama.

21 May 2019 - 10:45PM

Jiangsu resident was bombarded with crank calls after his ‘auspicious’ phone number featured in a television drama.

A Chinese man spent almost US$3,000 on a ‘lucky’ phone number. It made his life a misery
Hong Kong civil servant among 13 injured in Guangzhou as car ploughs into pedestrians

Driver tells police she was reaching for water bottle when car lurched through crossing on a red light, injuring 13 including Hong Kong civil servant and leaving two people in critical condition.

21 May 2019 - 11:00PM

Driver tells police she was reaching for water bottle when car lurched through crossing on a red light, injuring 13 including Hong Kong civil servant and leaving two people in critical condition.

Hong Kong civil servant among 13 injured in Guangzhou as car ploughs into pedestrians
Three dead and dozens injured as bar roof collapses in China

Structure gives way as bar patrons enjoy late-night drinks in top-floor bar; 200 firefighters aided by national medical and emergency teams.

20 May 2019 - 7:18PM

Structure gives way as bar patrons enjoy late-night drinks in top-floor bar; 200 firefighters aided by national medical and emergency teams.

Three dead and dozens injured as bar roof collapses in China
Meet the Chinese man making origami with his mouth and money for his family

A lifetime of severe disability has not stopped Gao Guangli from becoming a Guinness world record holder. He is also self-educated, an adventurer and entrepreneur.

18 May 2019 - 11:43AM

A lifetime of severe disability has not stopped Gao Guangli from becoming a Guinness world record holder. He is also self-educated, an adventurer and entrepreneur.

Meet the Chinese man making origami with his mouth and money for his family
Chinese bus driver who refused to move with blind woman’s guide dog on board eventually rolls over

Guide dogs are allowed by law on public transport in many Chinese cities, but not all drivers and passengers are happy about it.

17 May 2019 - 9:27PM

Guide dogs are allowed by law on public transport in many Chinese cities, but not all drivers and passengers are happy about it.

Chinese bus driver who refused to move with blind woman’s guide dog on board eventually rolls over
Chinese police detain driver after three pedestrians are mowed down at roadside

Police in Shenzhen look for clues to accident in driver’s medical records after motorist complains of ‘sudden attack’ at time of accident.

17 May 2019 - 3:47PM

Police in Shenzhen look for clues to accident in driver’s medical records after motorist complains of ‘sudden attack’ at time of accident.

Chinese police detain driver   after three pedestrians are mowed down at roadside
‘I’m here’: Chinese fugitive suspected in US$2 million swindle gives away her Myanmar bolthole on Tik Tok

Woman and three others are accused of targeting elderly and newly-rich in a scheme that ran out of steam in October – she fled overseas and was tracked by police to Myanmar after bragging on social media.

16 May 2019 - 3:20PM

Woman and three others are accused of targeting elderly and newly-rich in a scheme that ran out of steam in October – she fled overseas and was tracked by police to Myanmar after bragging on social media.

‘I’m here’: Chinese fugitive suspected in US$2 million swindle gives away her Myanmar bolthole on Tik Tok
Beating depression: webcomic to reduce mental health stigma created by Indonesian brothers

When Edward Gunawan talked publicly in Hong Kong about his 15-year battle with depression, the response was so strong he created a webcomic to reduce the stigma surrounding mental health issues and help other sufferers.

16 May 2019 - 8:27PM

When Edward Gunawan talked publicly in Hong Kong about his 15-year battle with depression, the response was so strong he created a webcomic to reduce the stigma surrounding mental health issues and help other sufferers.

Beating depression: webcomic to reduce mental health stigma   created by Indonesian brothers
Chinese murder suspect who spent a year on the run given away by his hat

Fugitive’s 2am ride through city drew suspicions of local police.

15 May 2019 - 2:31PM

Fugitive’s 2am ride through city drew suspicions of local police.

Chinese murder suspect who spent a year on the run given away by his hat
Girl’s death after rabies shot hits raw nerve in China after vaccine scandals

Case attracts attention from millions of people as investigators probe circumstances.

14 May 2019 - 3:59PM

Case attracts attention from millions of people as investigators probe circumstances.

Girl’s death after rabies shot hits raw nerve in China after vaccine scandals
Chinese father decides to drop in on daughter’s school … via helicopter

Flying visit to Beijing primary school was designed to give children first-hand demonstration of the laws of gravity

13 May 2019 - 10:47PM

Flying visit to Beijing primary school was designed to give children first-hand demonstration of the laws of gravity

Chinese father decides to drop in on daughter’s school … via helicopter
US$12 back-alley pho that’s big enough for two at Saigon Pho in North Point, Hong Kong

The generous serving of speciality pho at Saigon Pho comes with six meat toppings in an extra-large bowl. The cooked beef brisket was tender, and the broth light. The banh mi sandwich is enough to make a summer meal on its own.

7 May 2019 - 12:30PM

The generous serving of speciality pho at Saigon Pho comes with six meat toppings in an extra-large bowl. The cooked beef brisket was tender, and the broth light. The banh mi sandwich is enough to make a summer meal on its own.

US$12 back-alley pho that’s big enough for two at Saigon Pho in North Point, Hong Kong
Morocco becomes the unlikely first stop for Chinese tea exports as they find their way into global markets through Belt and Road

Morocco imported 77,562 tonnes of Chinese tea last year, almost a quarter of China’s total tea exports

6 May 2019 - 10:09AM

Morocco imported 77,562 tonnes of Chinese tea last year, almost a quarter of China’s total tea exports

Morocco becomes the unlikely first stop for Chinese tea exports as they find their way into global markets through Belt and Road
Turn food waste into dye and cut down on organic rubbish that ends up in Hong Kong’s landfills

Co-founded by Eric Cheung, Dyelicious offers dyeing workshops where the colours used come from tea, coffee and vegetables such as red cabbage.

27 Apr 2019 - 10:00AM

Co-founded by Eric Cheung, Dyelicious offers dyeing workshops where the colours used come from tea, coffee and vegetables such as red cabbage.

Turn food waste into dye and cut down on organic rubbish that ends up in Hong Kong’s landfills
Using food waste for dyeing in a DIY workshop in Central, Hong Kong

Hong Kong entrepreneurs have found an innovative and eco-friendly way to handle food waste by distilling dye from food waste to make colourful products. Erick Cheung formed a company called Dyelicious which operates from a DIY workshop in the PMQ complex in Hong Kong’s Central district to use the waste for clothes, bags and scarves.

5 Jun 2019 - 11:21AM

Hong Kong entrepreneurs have found an innovative and eco-friendly way to handle food waste by distilling dye from food waste to make colourful products. Erick Cheung formed a company called Dyelicious which operates from a DIY workshop in the PMQ complex in Hong Kong’s Central district to use the waste for clothes, bags and scarves.

Using food waste for dyeing in a DIY workshop in Central, Hong Kong
Try Peking duck in Hong Kong at Northern Kitchen for US$10 – but stay away from the peanut butter topping

Located near Hong Kong’s famous mutton hotpot restaurant Dong Lai Shun, the Northern Kitchen gives diners in the shopping district of Tsim Sha Tsui more choice for traditional Beijing dishes.

23 Apr 2019 - 12:15PM

Located near Hong Kong’s famous mutton hotpot restaurant Dong Lai Shun, the Northern Kitchen gives diners in the shopping district of Tsim Sha Tsui more choice for traditional Beijing dishes.

Try Peking duck in Hong Kong at Northern Kitchen for US$10 – but stay away from the peanut butter topping
Great Chefs of Hong Kong cook, talk and show diners their skills to raise funds for children with special needs

Great Chefs of Hong Kong dinner is not your average charity feast – chefs from nearly 50 restaurants cook for guests, who can choose what to eat, and have the same dish twice. Funds raised will help special needs children.

21 Apr 2019 - 6:00PM

Great Chefs of Hong Kong dinner is not your average charity feast – chefs from nearly 50 restaurants cook for guests, who can choose what to eat, and have the same dish twice. Funds raised will help special needs children.

Great Chefs of Hong Kong cook, talk and show diners their skills to raise funds for children with special needs
Five Easter events in Hong Kong to keep the kids happy over the holidays

From egg hunting on the beach in Discovery Bay to an ‘Egg-Nosaurs’ Park in Harbour City, there’s something for children of all ages.

18 Apr 2019 - 5:54PM

From egg hunting on the beach in Discovery Bay to an ‘Egg-Nosaurs’ Park in Harbour City, there’s something for children of all ages.

Five Easter events in Hong Kong to keep the kids happy over the holidays
Banana blossom is the latest vegan superfood – here’s how Hong Kong chefs are using it on their menu

There’s nothing new about the ingredient being hailed as the latest vegan superfood – the humble banana blossom. The flower has been used in a variety of Asian dishes for centuries. Here’s the best ways to serve it.

17 Apr 2019 - 8:00PM

There’s nothing new about the ingredient being hailed as the latest vegan superfood – the humble banana blossom. The flower has been used in a variety of Asian dishes for centuries. Here’s the best ways to serve it.

Banana blossom is the latest vegan superfood – here’s how Hong Kong chefs are using it on their menu
Five eye-catching pieces at Art Basel Hong Kong 2019

Art Basel Hong Kong, the city's biggest contemporary art fair, features galleries from Asia and beyond. The annual event offers galleries from around the world a platform in Asia to showcase both their established and emerging artists.

29 Mar 2019 - 1:11PM

Art Basel Hong Kong, the city's biggest contemporary art fair, features galleries from Asia and beyond. The annual event offers galleries from around the world a platform in Asia to showcase both their established and emerging artists.

Five eye-catching pieces at Art Basel Hong Kong 2019