Marina Bay Sands hotel in Singapore. Photo: Bloomberg

Hong Kong edges out Singapore in liveability survey, Osaka and Tokyo among world’s top 10

  • Economist Intelligence Unit’s latest research places two Japanese cities near top of the global table
  • Hong Kong and Singapore only manage 38th and 40th spots
Topic |   Singapore

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Marina Bay Sands hotel in Singapore. Photo: Bloomberg
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Residential and commercial buildings in Kowloon, Hong Kong. Photo: AFP

Hong Kong can solve socio-economic problems, like Singapore did: ex-diplomat Kishore Mahbubani

  • Socio-economic inequality in the last 30 years has fuelled the protests, says Mahbubani
  • The ex-Singapore diplomat also addressed criticism that he was too soft on China
Topic |   Hong Kong protests

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Residential and commercial buildings in Kowloon, Hong Kong. Photo: AFP
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