People wearing masks queue for Covid-19 nucleic acid testing near the Beijing 2022 mascots in the Chinese capital on January 26. Photo: EPA-EFE
Macroscope | For China, the costs of living with Covid-19 are still too high
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China can’t just abandon its zero-Covid policy if it means health care services would be overrun, especially in rural areas. Economic reopening has facilitated robust recoveries in the US and Europe but it has also led to a number of challenges.

People wearing masks queue for Covid-19 nucleic acid testing near the Beijing 2022 mascots in the Chinese capital on January 26. Photo: EPA-EFE
Macroscope | For China, the costs of living with Covid-19 are still too high

China can’t just abandon its zero-Covid policy if it means health care services would be overrun, especially in rural areas. Economic reopening has facilitated robust recoveries in the US and Europe but it has also led to a number of challenges.

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28 Jan 2022 - 9:45AM
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Inbound travellers arrive at Hong Kong International Airport on November 14, 2021, before being transported to quarantine hotels in the city. Photo: May Tse
Opinion | Returning for Lunar New Year an expensive luxury for Hongkongers overseas

Hongkongers overseas are finding it harder to return home, given the government’s strict travel restrictions and increasingly expensive hotel rooms. For many family reunions for Lunar New Year are now a big financial burden.

28 Jan 2022 - 9:45AM
As I see it | Indonesia-Singapore deals a milestone for Asean neighbours navigating minefields

Landmark agreements on airspace, extradition and defence are not only a sign of a new age in bilateral relations, but a show of unity in contentious times.

Landmark agreements on airspace, extradition and defence are not only a sign of a new age in bilateral relations, but a show of unity in contentious times.

28 Jan 2022 - 9:00AM
Editorial | Rise in Omicron cases shows need for wider vaccination coverage in Hong Kong

With vaccine passes being extended to schools, workplaces and other indoor premises, it is incumbent upon everyone to work towards that 90 per cent jabs target

With vaccine passes being extended to schools, workplaces and other indoor premises, it is incumbent upon everyone to work towards that 90 per cent jabs target

28 Jan 2022 - 7:30AM
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Like it or not, vaccine passports remain our pathway to normalisation
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Central Asian stability critical for China plans
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Macroscope | For China, the costs of living with Covid-19 are still too high
4 hours ago
Opinion | Returning for Lunar New Year an expensive luxury for Hongkongers overseas
28 Jan 2022 - 9:45AM
As I see it | Indonesia-Singapore deals a milestone for Asean neighbours navigating minefields
28 Jan 2022 - 9:00AM
Editorial | Rise in Omicron cases shows need for wider vaccination coverage in Hong Kong

With vaccine passes being extended to schools, workplaces and other indoor premises, it is incumbent upon everyone to work towards that 90 per cent jabs target

28 Jan 2022 - 7:30AM
Opinion | Like it or not, vaccine passports remain our pathway to normalisation
28 Jan 2022 - 6:45AM
Editorial | Central Asian stability critical for China plans

Beijing is strengthening economic ties with five countries that are key to its Belt and Road Initiative and attempts to counter US influence in the region.

28 Jan 2022 - 4:28AM
Macroscope | Why stock markets can’t rely on Washington or Beijing to rescue them
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People wearing masks queue for Covid-19 nucleic acid testing near the Beijing 2022 mascots in the Chinese capital on January 26. Photo: EPA-EFE
Macroscope | For China, the costs of living with Covid-19 are still too high

China can’t just abandon its zero-Covid policy if it means health care services would be overrun, especially in rural areas. Economic reopening has facilitated robust recoveries in the US and Europe but it has also led to a number of challenges.

4 hours ago
Opinion | Returning for Lunar New Year an expensive luxury for Hongkongers overseas

Hongkongers overseas are finding it harder to return home, given the government’s strict travel restrictions and increasingly expensive hotel rooms. For many family reunions for Lunar New Year are now a big financial burden.

Hongkongers overseas are finding it harder to return home, given the government’s strict travel restrictions and increasingly expensive hotel rooms. For many family reunions for Lunar New Year are now a big financial burden.

28 Jan 2022 - 9:45AM
Returning for Lunar New Year an expensive luxury for Hongkongers overseas
As I see it | Indonesia-Singapore deals a milestone for Asean neighbours navigating minefields

Landmark agreements on airspace, extradition and defence are not only a sign of a new age in bilateral relations, but a show of unity in contentious times.

Landmark agreements on airspace, extradition and defence are not only a sign of a new age in bilateral relations, but a show of unity in contentious times.

28 Jan 2022 - 9:00AM
Indonesia-Singapore deals a milestone for Asean neighbours navigating minefields

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