Laurence Chu

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In pictures: the Mei dynasty remembered as opera star Mei Baojiu dies
In pictures: Mong Kok hawker protest turns violent on first night of Lunar New Year
Taiwan quake collapse linked to shoddy materials as death toll in Tainan rises
Freeze frame! Images of Hong Kong’s chilling return to work on Monday, inside the polar vortex
In pictures: From Shenzhen to Linfen, a deadly history of unnatural disasters in mainland China
As Hong Kong Disneyland turns 10, a look back at park’s roller-coaster history
Jiang Zemin has how many fingers? Twitter jokes and blocked Weibo posts abound as China holds grand parade
Rainbow Hong Kong: Incredible photos show high-rise city in its colourful glory
IN PICTURES: A look at Hong Kong’s ‘ding ding’ trams through the ages
IN PICTURES: Huge explosions in Tianjin leave dozens dead, injured
Then and now: photographs show Hong Kong harbourfront’s startling transformation

Hong Kong's Victoria Harbour has undergone a massive facelift through the decades - a phenomenon captured in stunning before-and-after photos currently on display in an exhibition. 

22 Feb 2019 - 12:50PM

Hong Kong's Victoria Harbour has undergone a massive facelift through the decades - a phenomenon captured in stunning before-and-after photos currently on display in an exhibition. 

Then and now: photographs show Hong Kong harbourfront’s startling transformation
Chater Road: a history of Hong Kong's prosperity and tumult

As pro-democracy activists plan to carry out the civil disobedience movement Occupy Central, we take a look into our archives for slices of history in Central, in particular Chater Road.

13 Feb 2015 - 2:00PM

As pro-democracy activists plan to carry out the civil disobedience movement Occupy Central, we take a look into our archives for slices of history in Central, in particular Chater Road.

Chater Road: a history of Hong Kong's prosperity and tumult