Sabrina Meng Wanzhou and her company are the latest to be encircled by America’s ‘long-arm jurisdiction’. The case has stirred debate in China over how the US enforces its laws against foreign businesses and individuals.
Wagner’s sexually explicit opera and real-life mountain survival tale among 2019 Hong Kong Arts Festival highlights
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Opposition Legco member Kenneth Leung said extending the reach of the laws would provide a further deterrent to would-be culprits. Leung also criticised the government for disbarring a number of pan-democrats from standing for election.
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The Australian puts on a clinic at Sha Tin, equalling his fastest ever start to a season
Huangcun Town, in east China’s Anhui Province, has a long history of Xuan ink brush making for Chinese painting and calligraphy
Bicycles have always been a popular mode of transport in Hong Kong. Over the decades, SCMP photographeres have captured Hongkongers travelling by bicycle in the city.
A joint exhibition by photographers Kaho Wong (Hong Kong), Hideaki Hamada (Japan) and Ricor (Taiwan) offers a glimpse into life in Tamsui, an idyllic district in northern Taiwan.
News stands, old papers, and everything from hot metal to new media are featured at the museum in Central.
The exhibition titled, “Time/ Space: Brief as Photos - dialogue between Joseph Fung and his contemporaries”, features the photographer’s work spanning almost four decades at Hong Kong Arts Centre in Wan Chai.
The Islamic city of Marawi in the southern Philippines became the battleground for a five-month war between security forces and ISIS-linked militants in 2017. More than 300,000 people fled the airstrikes and gunbattles that destroyed Marawi’s commercial centre and crippled the region’s economy.
Patrick Hsu, a young Hong Kong wing chun instructor thinks kung fu is more than teaching people how to fight and is determined to keep the culture alive.
An eccentric inventor in China, known as the country’s “‘useless’ Edison”, is planning to manufacture his inventions, letting his more than 3 million fans on social media buy his unusual creations.
President Xi and President Trump have too much invested in the trade dispute personally to let the talks fail
If currency’s value falls below this ‘crucial point’, cost of stabilising exchange rates will be much greater, Sheng Songcheng says.
Bloody war and revolution: one of the world’s greatest museums rose from the ashes when imperial China toppled
We explore the magnitude of the measures on urban families forty years after the opening up of the Chinese economy.
May 16, 2016, marks the 50th anniversary of the outbreak of the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution.
INTERACTIVE SPECIAL: One of the world's longest bridges is being built in Hong Kong - what does it look like now and how much will it cost?
When completed, the 42km-long Hong Kong–Zhuhai–Macau Bridge will be one of the longest bridges above water in the world, constructed with the mission to speed up integration of cities in the Pearl River Delta. Will it be worth its staggering cost?
Multimedia special: Can the gambling mecca of Macau find its identity and turn around its flagging fortunes?
Sixteen years after its return to China, Macau is a city at the crossroads. In this South China Morning Post multimedia package, Raquel Carvalho delves into its chequered history, charts its meteoric rise and asks what the future holds.
China announced it would abandon the one-child policy. Reuters photographer Carlos Barria shot these intimate portraits of young Chinese people born since the start of the policy in 1979 and captured their raw thoughts on the prospect of having a sibling.
Tree maintenance has come into sharper focus recently following the government’s controversial decision to cut down four giant century-old banyans in August, and the collapse of a number of trees in recent months that have caused injuries. With experts expressing concern over the health and maintenance of trees citywide, the South China Morning Post has put together an interactive guide to the condition of more than 3,000 trees across Hong Kong, based on the latest data contained in a register originally created by the Development Bureau in 2010. Our map contains information on the health of more than 900 trees included in the register along with 2,700 others deemed "failed" or which were removed and not found on the register.