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Hong Kong buildings housing people quarantined at home
Editorial | Much more needs to be done to battle deadly Wuhan virus

There will be a heavy price to pay if Hong Kong’s response to the disease turns out to have been too little, too late

30 Jan 2020 - 2:05AM

There will be a heavy price to pay if Hong Kong’s response to the disease turns out to have been too little, too late

Much more needs to be done to battle deadly Wuhan virus
Editorial | Partial opening of new rail link a good sign

After years of delays and cost overruns, some operations connecting Sha Tin to Central will begin on Valentine’s Day

28 Jan 2020 - 9:49PM

After years of delays and cost overruns, some operations connecting Sha Tin to Central will begin on Valentine’s Day

Partial opening of new rail link a good sign
South China Morning Post’s 10 most read stories of 2019

An eventful year saw reports on the Hong Kong anti-government protests feature heavily in our most-popular articles.

16 Jan 2020 - 5:00PM

An eventful year saw reports on the Hong Kong anti-government protests feature heavily in our most-popular articles.

South China Morning Post’s 10 most read stories of 2019
Editorial | Tsai’s victory a big test for Beijing in resetting cross-strait relations

Just as in Hong Kong, winning the hearts and minds of young people on the island is critical for eventual reunification

12 Jan 2020 - 9:56PM

Just as in Hong Kong, winning the hearts and minds of young people on the island is critical for eventual reunification

Tsai’s victory a big test for Beijing in resetting cross-strait relations
Sydney to Hobart 2019: Shark ruins Sun Hung Kai Scallywag’s hopes as Comanche wins 75th edition of Bluewater Classic
Analysis | Growth Champions of the Greater Bay Area 2020

The Greater Bay Area – a cluster comprising nine cities in Guangdong province together with Hong Kong and Macau – has a population of 70 million people and a combined economic output estimated at US$1.5 trillion. The South China Morning Post has teamed up with Statista to compile a list of the 80 fastest-growing companies in the Greater Bay Area to shed light on this future economic powerhouse in southern China.

18 Dec 2019 - 11:20AM

The Greater Bay Area – a cluster comprising nine cities in Guangdong province together with Hong Kong and Macau – has a population of 70 million people and a combined economic output estimated at US$1.5 trillion. The South China Morning Post has teamed up with Statista to compile a list of the 80 fastest-growing companies in the Greater Bay Area to shed light on this future economic powerhouse in southern China.

Growth Champions of the Greater Bay Area 2020
Student suicide bomber in Medan police attack was 24-year-old ‘lone wolf’: Indonesian police

Police said the attacker detonated his explosives and died after being confronted by other officers, injuring at least four officers and two civilians.

13 Nov 2019 - 10:31PM

Police said the attacker detonated his explosives and died after being confronted by other officers, injuring at least four officers and two civilians.

Student suicide bomber in Medan police attack was 24-year-old ‘lone wolf’: Indonesian police
Francesco Molinari and Patrick Reed join line-up for 2019 Hong Kong Open as Fanling kicks off European Tour’s Race to Dubai

Italian returns for the first time in 10 years while Reed will be making his fourth appearance at Hong Kong Golf Club

22 Oct 2019 - 11:01PM

Italian returns for the first time in 10 years while Reed will be making his fourth appearance at Hong Kong Golf Club

Francesco Molinari and Patrick Reed join line-up for 2019 Hong Kong Open as Fanling kicks off European Tour’s Race to Dubai
Why this National Day marks much more than the 70th anniversary of modern China
WITHDRAWN
1 Oct 2019 - 2:13PM
WITHDRAWN
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam sticks to her guns on police inquiry but vows no more protesters will be taken to San Uk Ling Holding Centre

Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets disgruntled public in first community dialogue under tight security at Wan Chai’s Queen Elizabeth Stadium.

27 Sep 2019 - 11:28AM

Chief Executive Carrie Lam meets disgruntled public in first community dialogue under tight security at Wan Chai’s Queen Elizabeth Stadium.

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam sticks to her guns on police inquiry but vows no more protesters will be taken to San Uk Ling Holding Centre
Hong Kong’s Kowloon Walled City: what life was like inside the City of Darkness

In March 1993, bulldozers moved in to begin condemning the Kowloon Walled City to Hong Kong’s history. These pictures from the Post’s archive show how strikingly it sat in the city’s landscape.

20 Sep 2019 - 10:45AM

In March 1993, bulldozers moved in to begin condemning the Kowloon Walled City to Hong Kong’s history. These pictures from the Post’s archive show how strikingly it sat in the city’s landscape.

Hong Kong’s Kowloon Walled City: what life was like inside the City of Darkness
Happy birthday, Hyoyeon. We look back at the Girls’ Generation star’s life and achievements

K-pop star Hyoyeon has been in showbiz since passing an audition for SM Entertainment, aged 11. She has been a DJ, TV personality, a dancer, and most recently, released a book on fashion and beauty.

20 Sep 2019 - 4:45AM

K-pop star Hyoyeon has been in showbiz since passing an audition for SM Entertainment, aged 11. She has been a DJ, TV personality, a dancer, and most recently, released a book on fashion and beauty.

Happy birthday, Hyoyeon. We look back at the Girls’ Generation star’s life and achievements
Insights into Hong Kong protests - SCMP Series

The Post goes behind the headlines to look at the underlying issues behind the protests that have rocked Hong Kong, the current state of affairs and where it is all heading.

18 Sep 2019 - 2:26PM

The Post goes behind the headlines to look at the underlying issues behind the protests that have rocked Hong Kong, the current state of affairs and where it is all heading.

Insights into Hong Kong protests - SCMP Series
The scary descent into Hong Kong’s old Kai Tak Airport, which closed in 1998

As the city’s international airport from 1925 to 1998, Kai Tak left residents with plenty of memories.

20 Sep 2019 - 3:14PM

As the city’s international airport from 1925 to 1998, Kai Tak left residents with plenty of memories.

The scary descent into Hong Kong’s old Kai Tak Airport, which closed in 1998
Looking back at Hong Kong’s iconic trams through the decades

Hong Kong’s iconic “ding ding” trams have trundled through the streets since 1904, the 115-year-old system a living symbol of the city’s rich history.

11 Oct 2019 - 9:37AM

Hong Kong’s iconic “ding ding” trams have trundled through the streets since 1904, the 115-year-old system a living symbol of the city’s rich history.

Looking back at Hong Kong’s iconic trams through the decades
SCMP denies publishing report that Hong Kong government will respond to another protest demand

Claims that SCMP reported an announcement is due at 4pm are false.

11 Sep 2019 - 2:56PM

Claims that SCMP reported an announcement is due at 4pm are false.

SCMP denies publishing report that Hong Kong government will respond to another protest demand
Carrie Lam’s speech in full: Hong Kong leader speaks to city on protests in TV address

In pre-recorded TV address Lam confirmed on Wednesday she would formally withdraw the extradition bill, as well as set up an independent study into city’s social issues.

5 Sep 2019 - 11:07AM

In pre-recorded TV address Lam confirmed on Wednesday she would formally withdraw the extradition bill, as well as set up an independent study into city’s social issues.

Carrie Lam’s speech in full: Hong Kong leader speaks to city on protests in TV address
Opinion | SCMP Opinion Series: Hong Kong’s summer of discontent

The Post’s columnists and regular contributors try to make sense of the tumult as Hong Kong fumbles for a resolution. Here are some of the best commentaries we’ve run

23 Aug 2019 - 4:34PM

The Post’s columnists and regular contributors try to make sense of the tumult as Hong Kong fumbles for a resolution. Here are some of the best commentaries we’ve run

SCMP Opinion Series: Hong Kong’s summer of discontent
Hong Kong protests: latest advisories to help you plan your travel

Protests continue in Hong Kong; here are useful links to help you plan your travel.

21 Jan 2020 - 11:43PM

Protests continue in Hong Kong; here are useful links to help you plan your travel.

Hong Kong protests: latest advisories to help you plan your travel
Tesla’s Chinese challenger Xpeng rolls out 10,000th SUV as electric vehicles chip away at China’s car market

The milestone puts Xpeng, whose investors include Alibaba Group and Foxconn, ahead of its start-up competitors in the past two months in deliveries to China’s growing legion of EV buyers

18 Jun 2019 - 11:02PM

The milestone puts Xpeng, whose investors include Alibaba Group and Foxconn, ahead of its start-up competitors in the past two months in deliveries to China’s growing legion of EV buyers

Tesla’s Chinese challenger Xpeng rolls out 10,000th SUV as electric vehicles chip away at China’s car market
Sultan Muhammad V, ruler of Malaysia’s Kelantan state, has baby boy with Russian wife Oksana Voevodina

Oksana Voevodina announced the birth of Tengku Ismail Leon Petra Tengku Muhammad V Faris Petra on Instagram with a picture of his feet.

5 Jun 2019 - 4:24PM

Oksana Voevodina announced the birth of Tengku Ismail Leon Petra Tengku Muhammad V Faris Petra on Instagram with a picture of his feet.

Sultan Muhammad V, ruler of Malaysia’s Kelantan state, has baby boy with Russian wife Oksana Voevodina
South China Morning Post teams up with Statista on a quest to find the fastest-growing companies in the Greater Bay Area

South China Morning Post will team up with Statista to compile a list of the fastest-growing companies in the Greater Bay Area (GBA).

27 Aug 2019 - 12:16PM

South China Morning Post will team up with Statista to compile a list of the fastest-growing companies in the Greater Bay Area (GBA).

South China Morning Post teams up with Statista on a quest to find the fastest-growing companies in the Greater Bay Area
WITHDRAWN: So will a big earthquake hit Hong Kong this week, as predicted by clairvoyant? Seismic experts weigh in
Hong Kong’s Siobhan Haughey awarded ‘highest honour’ by University of Michigan after Big Ten heroics

The 21-year-old becomes one of just three Michigan swimmers to receive honour just a few days after setting a new Hong Kong record

17 Apr 2019 - 3:45PM

The 21-year-old becomes one of just three Michigan swimmers to receive honour just a few days after setting a new Hong Kong record

Hong Kong’s Siobhan Haughey awarded ‘highest honour’ by University of Michigan after Big Ten heroics
Singapore Sevens: Hong Kong aim to recover in Challenge Trophy after three losses in a tough opening day

The invited team suffer losses against France, Argentina and Australia and face Wales in the quarter-finals of the second-tier competition

14 Apr 2019 - 8:55PM

The invited team suffer losses against France, Argentina and Australia and face Wales in the quarter-finals of the second-tier competition

Singapore Sevens: Hong Kong aim to recover in Challenge Trophy after three losses in a tough opening day
One Championship live stream: Martin Nguyen defends title; Bi Nguyen makes debut at Roots of Honor in Manila

Asian MMA organisation back with two title fights as Martin Nguyen joins the party and ‘Killer Bee’ gets set for first One bout at Mall of Asia Arena

12 Apr 2019 - 4:59PM

Asian MMA organisation back with two title fights as Martin Nguyen joins the party and ‘Killer Bee’ gets set for first One bout at Mall of Asia Arena

One Championship live stream: Martin Nguyen defends title; Bi Nguyen makes debut at Roots of Honor in Manila
SCMP wins Citi’s 2019 Journalistic Award with story about Sichuan’s cockroach farm, complete with swallowing a deep-fried insect

A facility in Xichang in Sichuan province breeds 6 billion cockroaches for medicinal use, turning them into 600,000 bottles every day for treating ulcers

10 Apr 2019 - 10:07PM

A facility in Xichang in Sichuan province breeds 6 billion cockroaches for medicinal use, turning them into 600,000 bottles every day for treating ulcers

SCMP wins Citi’s 2019 Journalistic Award with story about Sichuan’s cockroach farm, complete with swallowing a deep-fried insect
Editorial | Time for South Korea to be more open to migrants, minorities

In a nation ageing faster than any developed economy, the government has been slow to adopt legislation shunning racism and discrimination and protecting the rights of foreign workers

6 Apr 2019 - 11:45PM

In a nation ageing faster than any developed economy, the government has been slow to adopt legislation shunning racism and discrimination and protecting the rights of foreign workers

Time for South Korea to be more open to migrants, minorities