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

Redeveloping public housing: A bet worth taking
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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

Graphic health warning enlargement counterproductive to fight against illicit tobacco trade
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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,…

Demographic crisis: a poverty and health perspective
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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…

Hong Kong’s response to changing demographics: The force yet awakened
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Hong Kong’s response to changing demographics: The force yet awakened

The solution to a shrinking labour force exists within the local population. A comprehensive policy to unleash the potential manpower is urgently needed. (Photo credit:…

Port in Hong Kong: The Blue Economy turning blue
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Port in Hong Kong: The Blue Economy turning blue

The good old days are gone and Hong Kong needs to come up with a new strategy for its shrinking shipping industry. (Photo credit: Mk2010…

Technology Will Save Millions of Chinese Lives
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Technology Will Save Millions of Chinese Lives

HTF Members Exclusive: Conflicting interests abound in listing reform
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HTF Members Exclusive: Conflicting interests abound in listing reform

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Market expert: Regulating e-cigarette “a one-way direction”
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Market expert: Regulating e-cigarette “a one-way direction”

Jurisdictions around the globe are moving in favour of regulating e-cigarettes rather than a complete ban. A visiting market expert argues it’s never too late…

Momentum 107: ‘Occupy’ Public Markets
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Momentum 107: ‘Occupy’ Public Markets

(Script: “My god! Can you give a land to me, to the SAR Government?” – by Momentum 107)