The Hong Kong Observatory raised a signal No 8 as Severe Tropical Storm Pakhar made landfall over Taishan, Guangdong province on August 27, 2017.
Alice Wu says disasters such as Typhoon Hato may have exposed government inadequacies and underlined differences, not least in Macau and Hong Kong, but hope in humanity is restored by the community spirit on display
Slightly delayed by Severe Tropical Storm Pakhar, and displaying true “the show must go on” spirit, the company gave its all, with virtuoso performances from principals and debut dancers alike
Observatory had warned of floods in low-lying areas
Dramatic scene plays out as city faces serious flooding only days after most powerful typhoon to hit city in half a century left 10 people dead