Exert the power of crowdfunding
Opinion

Exert the power of crowdfunding

John Tsang’s campaign is a clear example of successful crowdfunding, but the government still has a long way to go to recognise and unleash the full…

Smugglers’ Run #2: Hong Kong urged to keep up high standard fighting illicit trade
Policy

Smugglers’ Run #2: Hong Kong urged to keep up high standard fighting illicit trade

Asian countries should step up regional cooperation and engagement with the private sector. Photo (from right): Chris Clague, Simon Jim, and Lina Baechtiger (Credit: Yiannis Korkovelos…

Women hold up half the heaven of Smart City
Opinion

Women hold up half the heaven of Smart City

Education is the key to enhance gender equality in the IT sector. Photo credit: WOCinTech Chat via flickr.com

Redeveloping public housing: A bet worth taking
Policy

Redeveloping public housing: A bet worth taking

The government should step up phasing out sub-standard and sub-optimal PRH estates for efficiency and social welfare concerns. Photo credit: Chris Lusher

TPP off the table: What’s at stake and where’s hope?
Opinion

TPP off the table: What’s at stake and where’s hope?

One Belt One Road and the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership can become alternatives to the now gloomy TPP.

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