July 2017

A world-class mobile news reading experience

Over the last year we have listened carefully to our readers to find out what you liked as-well-as what you didn't like from the SCMP mobile and tablet apps. As a result of your feedback, we have spent the last 12 months rebuilding all of our native apps from the ground. Our newly release suite of apps for iOS mobile, Android mobile and iPad have been built with an emphasis on great user experience, speed and stability. We hope you'll give them a try and let us know what you think!
Download or upgrade the app today.
Around-the-clock updates
The SCMP Mobile Edition is updated 24hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year
Expanded social sharing
Share articles via email, SMS, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Whatsapp, Facebook Messenger…
User comments
Comment directly within the app to join the conversation
Fast Fast Fast!
We’ve streamlined the app to make sure it loads as quickly as possible


    Breaking News Alerts
    Keep up-to-date with breaking stories as they happen.

    Daily Alerts
    Get the latest updates from your favourite sections.

    Personalise your menu
    Add/remove sections & topics and order them just the way you like them.

    Search our archive
    You can now search through our 20 year archive quickly and easily.
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    Find out which articles are most viewed, most shared and most commented.

    My Topics
    From Occupy Central to Edward Snowden, follow the topics that matter to you most.

    Apple Watch
    Receive notifications directly on your Apple Watch and save articles for later reading on your iPhone.

    Save Articles
    Save up to 20 of your favourite articles for reading offline.

For more information on the app including answers to common questions please see our
Frequently Asked Questions.