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Chinese New Year flower markets to go ahead in Hong Kong after all

Some question the wisdom of letting such large gatherings go ahead.

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Some question the wisdom of letting such large gatherings go ahead.

Chinese New Year flower markets to go ahead in Hong Kong after all
Hong Kong’s Angus Ng bolsters his World Tour finals bid

Local star beaten by Denmark’s former world champion Viktor Axelsen in Thailand Open men’s singles final but should pick up valuable ranking points.

17 Jan 2021 - 10:54PM

Local star beaten by Denmark’s former world champion Viktor Axelsen in Thailand Open men’s singles final but should pick up valuable ranking points.

Hong Kong’s Angus Ng bolsters his World Tour finals bid
Video: Xi sets tone for future Belt and Road development at Beijing forum
Video: China invests billions in Africa
In Netflix’s Bling Empire, meet the real Crazy Rich Asians – super-wealthy living the high life in LA – and get ready for Kardashian-level drama

New Netflix series Bling Empire sheds light on wealthy Asians living the good (and crazy) life in Los Angeles – think Crazy Rich Asians meets Keeping Up With the Kardashians.

8 Jan 2021 - 11:35AM

New Netflix series Bling Empire sheds light on wealthy Asians living the good (and crazy) life in Los Angeles – think Crazy Rich Asians meets Keeping Up With the Kardashians.

In Netflix’s Bling Empire, meet the real Crazy Rich Asians – super-wealthy living the high life in LA – and get ready for Kardashian-level drama
Video: COP25 summit: China regrets inconclusive end to UN climate-change talks
Video: 2020 set to rank as one of Earth’s three hottest years on record, says United Nations
Video: Floods, fires and typhoons: extreme weather in 2020
Fashion designer Pierre Cardin remembered in China as a pioneer who inspired brands like L’Oreal to follow in his footsteps

French fashion designer Pierre Cardin is revered by fashion lovers and designers in China for bringing haute couture chic to the country as its reform and opening-up era began.

6 Jan 2021 - 5:35AM

French fashion designer Pierre Cardin is revered by fashion lovers and designers in China for bringing haute couture chic to the country as its reform and opening-up era began.

Fashion designer Pierre Cardin remembered in China as a pioneer who inspired brands like L’Oreal to follow in his footsteps
2020 was the Year of Blackpink

From their Netflix documentary, to their presence on Instagram and singles with Dua Lipa, Lady Gaga and Selena Gomez, nothing can stop this K-pop quartet

6 Jan 2021 - 7:00AM

From their Netflix documentary, to their presence on Instagram and singles with Dua Lipa, Lady Gaga and Selena Gomez, nothing can stop this K-pop quartet

2020 was the Year of Blackpink
Hong Kong stocks greet 2021 with tech rally, China’s big telcos pare losses triggered by NYSE delisting

Hong Kong and China stocks jumped on the first day of 2021 trading as technology firms paced gainers. A late support helped Chinese telcos and oil giants pare losses triggered by NYSE’s delisting plan.

5 Jan 2021 - 12:27PM

Hong Kong and China stocks jumped on the first day of 2021 trading as technology firms paced gainers. A late support helped Chinese telcos and oil giants pare losses triggered by NYSE’s delisting plan.

Hong Kong stocks greet 2021 with tech rally, China’s big telcos pare losses triggered by NYSE delisting
The long story: our 20 best reads of 2020

The year might have been dominated by the coronavirus pandemic, but Post Magazine has covered much more, from love and live streaming in China, to black Hongkongers’ experience of racism in the city.

1 Jan 2021 - 12:45PM

The year might have been dominated by the coronavirus pandemic, but Post Magazine has covered much more, from love and live streaming in China, to black Hongkongers’ experience of racism in the city.

The long story: our 20 best reads of 2020
Home-made masks, a night of mayhem and failed asylum bids: 10 of readers’ top Hong Kong stories from 2020

The city had barely recovered from the social unrest of last year, when the pandemic hit and Beijing moved to rein in activists with the national security law. With thousands of reports, the Post covered the changes and impact on the lives of residents.

1 Jan 2021 - 1:57PM

The city had barely recovered from the social unrest of last year, when the pandemic hit and Beijing moved to rein in activists with the national security law. With thousands of reports, the Post covered the changes and impact on the lives of residents.

Home-made masks, a night of mayhem and failed asylum bids: 10 of readers’ top Hong Kong stories from 2020
Seven social enterprise founders and others who found ways to help their fellow Hongkongers in 2020

Despite a tough year, people from all walks of life in Hong Kong have made a positive impact in the past 12 months.

30 Dec 2020 - 1:55PM

Despite a tough year, people from all walks of life in Hong Kong have made a positive impact in the past 12 months.

Seven social enterprise founders and others who found ways to help their fellow Hongkongers in 2020
South China Morning Post wins gold in global design competition for infographic on protest arrests

Contest by US-based PRINT gives award for full-page visual depiction of the nearly 9,000 people arrested between June 9 last year and May 29 over the social unrest.

21 Dec 2020 - 11:15PM

Contest by US-based PRINT gives award for full-page visual depiction of the nearly 9,000 people arrested between June 9 last year and May 29 over the social unrest.

South China Morning Post wins gold in global design competition for infographic on protest arrests
Video: The complete version of SCMP’s protest documentary - China’s Rebel City: The Hong Kong Protests
Video: Hong Kong national security law has ‘chilling effect’ on freedoms, says UN human rights chief
Video: World gears up to distribute Covid-19 vaccines as drug makers await medical regulator approvals
Philanthropists, champions of social responsibility lead 2020 honours list in DHL-SCMP Hong Kong Business Awards

Amid slumping corporate earnings and record unemployment in a recession, the awards’ panel of judges shifted the weight of their adjudication to emphasise corporate social responsibility.

17 Dec 2020 - 11:48AM

Amid slumping corporate earnings and record unemployment in a recession, the awards’ panel of judges shifted the weight of their adjudication to emphasise corporate social responsibility.

Philanthropists, champions of social responsibility lead 2020 honours list in DHL-SCMP Hong Kong Business Awards
Video: Huawei founder shares his relationship with family and his personality

In an interview with the South China Morning Post in April, the founder and CEO of Huawei, the world’s largest telecommunications equipment supplier and China’s biggest smartphone maker spoke about his relationship with his family. Ren Zhengfei also discussed how he is dealing emotionally with his daughter’s arrest in Canada, and what he thinks about himself.

11 Dec 2020 - 1:42PM

In an interview with the South China Morning Post in April, the founder and CEO of Huawei, the world’s largest telecommunications equipment supplier and China’s biggest smartphone maker spoke about his relationship with his family. Ren Zhengfei also discussed how he is dealing emotionally with his daughter’s arrest in Canada, and what he thinks about himself.

Video: Huawei founder shares his relationship with family and his personality
How the Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust changed watchmaking forever

When the Swiss brand released its iconic wristwatch in 1945, it was revolutionary for a simple yet groundbreaking innovation: the date display

10 Dec 2020 - 4:15PM

When the Swiss brand released its iconic wristwatch in 1945, it was revolutionary for a simple yet groundbreaking innovation: the date display

How the Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust changed watchmaking forever
‘China’s Rebel City’: Watch the complete version of SCMP’s gripping protest documentary

For the first time, the Post has released its exhaustive documentary on last year’s anti-government protests in its complete, uninterrupted form.

7 Dec 2020 - 11:57PM

For the first time, the Post has released its exhaustive documentary on last year’s anti-government protests in its complete, uninterrupted form.

‘China’s Rebel City’: Watch the complete version of SCMP’s gripping protest documentary
Video: If China’s coronavirus vaccines work, which countries will get them and for how much?
BTS and Taylor Swift beaten as Spotify’s most-streamed artist in Hong Kong by Canto-pop star Eason Chan

Spotify’s most-streamed list for Hong Kong puts BTS, Taylor Swift and Jay Chou behind local star Eason Chan. Chan has won for the past five years running. Fifth place went to Hins Cheung, who also has the most-streamed album.

2 Dec 2020 - 5:07PM

Spotify’s most-streamed list for Hong Kong puts BTS, Taylor Swift and Jay Chou behind local star Eason Chan. Chan has won for the past five years running. Fifth place went to Hins Cheung, who also has the most-streamed album.

BTS and Taylor Swift beaten as Spotify’s most-streamed artist in Hong Kong by Canto-pop star Eason Chan
K-pop singer Bitto of Up10tion tests positive for Covid-19 after appearing with groups Aespa and NCT on weekend music shows

K-pop singer Bitto appeared on two music shows alongside groups including Aespa and NCT, and was then told he had been in close contact with a confirmed Covid-19 case. He tested positive, and other singers are now being tested.

30 Nov 2020 - 6:06PM

K-pop singer Bitto appeared on two music shows alongside groups including Aespa and NCT, and was then told he had been in close contact with a confirmed Covid-19 case. He tested positive, and other singers are now being tested.

K-pop singer Bitto of Up10tion tests positive for Covid-19 after appearing with groups Aespa and NCT on weekend music shows
‘Plz admit that I’m gay’ – out and proud K-pop singer Holland upset at coming only 10th on gayest K-pop artist survey

Openly gay K-pop idol Holland was annoyed at being 10th on a list of the gayest K-pop artist. He took to Twitter to complain, saying he felt he had lost, and is now trending online.

30 Nov 2020 - 3:33PM

Openly gay K-pop idol Holland was annoyed at being 10th on a list of the gayest K-pop artist. He took to Twitter to complain, saying he felt he had lost, and is now trending online.

‘Plz admit that I’m gay’ – out and proud K-pop singer Holland upset at coming only 10th on gayest K-pop artist survey
Carrie Lam interview: Hong Kong’s leader in her own words on protests, political turmoil and what next for the city

Read lengthy extracts from her interview with the Post, as she recounts some of the hardest moments of her premiership so far.

30 Nov 2020 - 7:45PM

Read lengthy extracts from her interview with the Post, as she recounts some of the hardest moments of her premiership so far.

Carrie Lam interview: Hong Kong’s leader in her own words on protests, political turmoil and what next for the city
Post infographic on Hong Kong social unrest wins gold in Europe

The infographic ‘100 days of protests’ receives the highest honour at the 50th edition of the Spanish ADG Laus awards for graphic design and visual communication.

28 Nov 2020 - 4:57PM

The infographic ‘100 days of protests’ receives the highest honour at the 50th edition of the Spanish ADG Laus awards for graphic design and visual communication.

Post infographic on Hong Kong social unrest wins gold in Europe
Video: Biden and Harris’ ancestral homes, Ireland and India, celebrate their US presidential win

People in Ireland and India, ancestral homes of US president-elect Joe Biden and vice-president-elect Kamala Harris, respectively, were in a mood to celebrate after the pair were projected as winners in the 2020 US presidential election. Harris’ maternal ancestors hail from Thulasendrapuram, a village in southern India, where residents set off firecrackers and marched carrying her portrait to show their happiness that a woman of Indian descent is heading to the White House. In the Irish town of Ballina, where Biden’s great-great-great-grandfather lived, murals depicting the president-elect and American flags went up on streets even before major US networks called his victory over incumbent President Donald Trump.

27 Nov 2020 - 11:24AM

People in Ireland and India, ancestral homes of US president-elect Joe Biden and vice-president-elect Kamala Harris, respectively, were in a mood to celebrate after the pair were projected as winners in the 2020 US presidential election. Harris’ maternal ancestors hail from Thulasendrapuram, a village in southern India, where residents set off firecrackers and marched carrying her portrait to show their happiness that a woman of Indian descent is heading to the White House. In the Irish town of Ballina, where Biden’s great-great-great-grandfather lived, murals depicting the president-elect and American flags went up on streets even before major US networks called his victory over incumbent President Donald Trump.

Video: Biden and Harris’ ancestral homes, Ireland and India, celebrate their US presidential win
‘China’s Rebel City’: watch part four of SCMP’s unflinching Hong Kong protests documentary

The Post releases the final episode of its exhaustive four-part series of the unrest that pushed the city to the brink last year.

27 Nov 2020 - 10:53AM

The Post releases the final episode of its exhaustive four-part series of the unrest that pushed the city to the brink last year.

‘China’s Rebel City’: watch part four of SCMP’s unflinching Hong Kong protests documentary