Beijing’s mass politics game in Hong Kong can backfire
Opinion

Beijing’s mass politics game in Hong Kong can backfire

Robert Chow’s high-level reception in Beijing can be a dangerous move making Hong Kong’s political scene even more chaotic.

Graphic health warning enlargement counterproductive to fight against illicit tobacco trade
Policy

Graphic health warning enlargement counterproductive to fight against illicit tobacco trade

Advocacy group warns that the HK$2.9 billion tax loss from illicit tobacco consumption in 2015 could be used to fund other organised crimes. From left: Patrick Wong,…

Nurture a smart future for Hong Kong
Opinion

Nurture a smart future for Hong Kong

Heads up government! A five-star Policy Address should take note of these five ‘Smart’ notions.

Climate change – hit hard, early and often
Opinion

Climate change – hit hard, early and often

Ulrich Boettger, Director of BASF Hong Kong, lays out a plan for how one company aims to aggressively combat man-made climate change. Photo credit: Chris…

Hong Kong in 2016: 31 years remaining to forge our future
Opinion

Hong Kong in 2016: 31 years remaining to forge our future

Photo credit: Chris Lusher

No Green Light in CE election
Op-ed

No Green Light in CE election

A public endorsement from Beijing will do more harm to whoever candidate bestowed upon.

Four-P play for a smart, competitive Hong Kong
Opinion

Four-P play for a smart, competitive Hong Kong

Yokohama shows a way forward for Hong Kong.

Hong Kong’s uneasy road to remain a competitive ‘world city’
Opinion

Hong Kong’s uneasy road to remain a competitive ‘world city’

(Photo: Chris Lusher)

One thing that does work to promote innovation
Opinion

One thing that does work to promote innovation

When promoting innovation, development of a strong IP ecosystem, is crucial to ensure the development of intellectual assets in good times and bad. (Photo credit:…

Demographic crisis: a poverty and health perspective
Policy

Demographic crisis: a poverty and health perspective

People are living longer but not necessarily healthier. Research points to early life stress and adversity as an important predictor to later-life chronic illness. Photo…