Building Hong Kong as a leading smart city
Opinion

Building Hong Kong as a leading smart city

Now with inno-tech plans outlined, the government should step up its efforts and allocate more resources to implement the plans so as to match developments…

Simon Lee: Carrie Lam shows better understanding over government apparatus in policy address
Policy

Simon Lee: Carrie Lam shows better understanding over government apparatus in policy address

According to Simon Lee, convenor of the Sharing Economy Alliance Hong Kong, Carrie Lam seems to show a higher level of awareness on innovation and…

Highlights of Carrie Lam’s maiden Policy Address
Policy

Highlights of Carrie Lam’s maiden Policy Address

Students empowered to take lead in green initiatives for schools and communities
Policy

Students empowered to take lead in green initiatives for schools and communities

Taking a non-confrontational approach to environmental advocacy, Nature Conservancy protects the environment by creating further incentives on top of existing government policies for schools and…

Tribute to Hong Kong’s Dynamic Ethnic Diversity
Opinion

Tribute to Hong Kong’s Dynamic Ethnic Diversity

Jeffrey Andrews makes a good case for ethnic minorities in Hong Kong on how they helped make Hong Kong what it is today. (Photo: Jeffrey…

The Business and Human Rights Nexus
Opinion

The Business and Human Rights Nexus

Businesses can and ought to deliver objectives beyond those serving shareholders and only shareholders, Diversity List candidate Farzana Aslam asserts. (Photo credit: Chris Lusher)

InnoTech Expo helps nurture young scientists
Policy

InnoTech Expo helps nurture young scientists

(Photo: There are expert forums in the InnoTech Expo 2017, including Dr. Xian-Sheng Hua, Alibaba data scientist to explore artificial intelligence; 10 Hong Kong top…

New sharing economy group calls for accommodative policy and sensible regulation
Policy

New sharing economy group calls for accommodative policy and sensible regulation

The government is urged to drop the perception that opening up the sharing economy will only serve the interest of multinational corporations. (Stephen Wong of…

Industrial building revitalisation 2.0: Optimising social efficiency
Opinion

Industrial building revitalisation 2.0: Optimising social efficiency

Optimising the use of industrial buildings should not go against inclusive development of communities. (Photo credit: Bryan Ho)

Alternative tobacco product met with government scepticism
Policy

Alternative tobacco product met with government scepticism

Complete cessation from smoking still the ultimate goal of Hong Kong’s tobacco control policy. As Philip Morris plans to launch its new heat-not-burn tobacco product…