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13 Nov 2015 - 5:37AM
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31 Jul 2015 - 2:57AM
Increasingly unhappy Hongkongers need to take a reality check

Hongkongers are a miserable lot, according to the 2014 Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index. Based on a survey of about 146,000 people aged over 15, it ranked Hong Kong 120th among 145 countries and territories, far behind Taiwan (59th), Japan (92nd) and Singapore (97th).

Hongkongers are a miserable lot, according to the 2014 Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index. Based on a survey of about 146,000 people aged over 15, it ranked Hong Kong 120th among 145 countries and territories, far behind Taiwan (59th), Japan (92nd) and Singapore (97th).

3 Jul 2015 - 2:43AM
5 Jun 2015 - 10:59AM
Hong Kong must learn to be a real 'tourist city'

Just what was on the mind of Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying when he said, on a number of occasions, that Hong Kong needed to strengthen its image as a "tourist city"?

Just what was on the mind of Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying when he said, on a number of occasions, that Hong Kong needed to strengthen its image as a "tourist city"?

8 May 2015 - 2:57AM
15 Apr 2015 - 12:06PM
On Second Thought: Hong Kong becomes bogged down in a culture of suspicion

People have been predicting "the death of Hong Kong" since the infamous cover story published in Fortune magazine 20 years ago warning that the prosperous days of the city would be over after the 1997 handover.

People have been predicting "the death of Hong Kong" since the infamous cover story published in Fortune magazine 20 years ago warning that the prosperous days of the city would be over after the 1997 handover.

13 Mar 2015 - 3:34AM
5 Feb 2015 - 11:06PM
Tiger parents forgetting that kids are people, not projects

Kailash Satyarthi, who shared this year's Nobel Peace Prize with 14-year-old Malala Yousafzai for their struggle against the suppression of children and for young people's rights, said in his acceptance speech.

Kailash Satyarthi, who shared this year's Nobel Peace Prize with 14-year-old Malala Yousafzai for their struggle against the suppression of children and for young people's rights, said in his acceptance speech.

9 Jan 2015 - 2:27AM
'Interstellar', 'Gone Girl' signal that viewers are accepting mediocrity, says culture critic

According to Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, the new mediocre has become the new normal.

According to Christine Lagarde, managing director of the International Monetary Fund, the new mediocre has become the new normal.

5 Dec 2014 - 12:10PM
Occupy sites the front line for a generation that got ripped off

The Occupy Hong Kong movement has been with us for some time now. What came as a revelation isn't how much the protesters love democracy, but how much they hate the status quo.

The Occupy Hong Kong movement has been with us for some time now. What came as a revelation isn't how much the protesters love democracy, but how much they hate the status quo.

7 Nov 2014 - 6:30AM
Protesting students have much to learn about compromise

Hongkongers are not known for their sophisticated understanding of the intricacies of politics. But it has always been their folk genius to know where interest lies.

Hongkongers are not known for their sophisticated understanding of the intricacies of politics. But it has always been their folk genius to know where interest lies.

10 Oct 2014 - 5:15AM
Realities of reality TV put audience in the spotlight

Why would anyone in her right mind put herself through something like this? It's a question I can't help asking myself while watching the heroines of reality shows swearing, crying, confessing and despairing across the screen of my television.

Why would anyone in her right mind put herself through something like this? It's a question I can't help asking myself while watching the heroines of reality shows swearing, crying, confessing and despairing across the screen of my television.

5 Sep 2014 - 3:55AM
Democracy is worth fighting for, if only politicians knew how

If this is political theatre, it is time to bring down the curtain. The pan-democrats and radicals act like children determined to give everyone hell because they cannot get their favourite toy.

If this is political theatre, it is time to bring down the curtain. The pan-democrats and radicals act like children determined to give everyone hell because they cannot get their favourite toy.

1 Aug 2014 - 4:03AM
Phones are only as smart as the people who use them

If you want to know how smartphones have made people less and less smart, just look around when you travel on the MTR.

If you want to know how smartphones have made people less and less smart, just look around when you travel on the MTR.

27 Jun 2014 - 2:55AM