We mean business in climate action

We mean business in climate action

  By Simon Ng Several weeks ago, Typhoon Mangkhut whirled past Hong Kong and left a lasting impression to the city and its people. Typhoon…

A World Cities Summit without Asia’s World City?

A World Cities Summit without Asia’s World City?

The World Cities Summit is missing one ‘World City’: Hong Kong. What is Hong Kong missing in return? by Waltraut Ritter, Knowledge Dialogues The number…

Urban Renewal Authority under fire for being “overly-friendly” to big developers

Urban Renewal Authority under fire for being “overly-friendly” to big developers

 The Urban Renewal Authority (URA) has recently taken centre stage in Hong Kong. The statutory body was blamed for acquiring an old residential units in…

Reportage: Peruvian National Day 2017

Reportage: Peruvian National Day 2017

Peru celebrated its 196th anniversary of the independence of Peru at Club Lusitano. Photo Credit: Jasmine Lee

Reportage: French National Day 2017

Reportage: French National Day 2017

Joyeux le 14 juillet ! France celebrates a strong and united country on French National Day 2017 in Hong Kong. Photo Credit: Jasmine Lee

Getting Hong Kong’s construction engine going: From a labour perspective

Getting Hong Kong’s construction engine going: From a labour perspective

Hong Kong’s suffering competitiveness will help break the deadlock on debates regarding imported labour. Attracting young talent and promoting greater use of technology are among…

Hong Kong ranks 19 on International Property Rights Index

Hong Kong ranks 19 on International Property Rights Index

Hong Kong is ranked in the top 20 spots on the global scale and in the top five in the Asia-Pacific region for property rights….

Hong Kong firms showcase local Green Bond market development

Hong Kong firms showcase local Green Bond market development

PolyU’s Green Finance Symposium gave attendees an insightful look at the role of Green Finance in Hong Kong and Mainland China. Photo Credit: Jasmine Lee

From ripples to waves: Changing the unsustainable trajectory of Hong Kong’s freshwater use

From ripples to waves: Changing the unsustainable trajectory of Hong Kong’s freshwater use

Though a drought is not near, Hong Kong’s lack of action regarding its wasteful use of water will leave it treading if a crisis strikes…

Young activists send strong message to Xi, stress UK’s role

Young activists send strong message to Xi, stress UK’s role

A group of Hong Kong natives and British expats eager to send an effective message upon the departure of CY Leung and the visit of…