Think tank urges the government to put Hong Kong’s inequality on the agenda

Think tank urges the government to put Hong Kong’s inequality on the agenda

A business group’s report directly addresses inequality in Hong Kong; it suggests that the government should do the same.

Legislation needed to validate SFC regulatory framework for crypto exchanges in Hong Kong

Legislation needed to validate SFC regulatory framework for crypto exchanges in Hong Kong

The SFC’s new regulatory framework is a start, but legislation should be undertaken to substantiate these measures. Photo: Bitcoin Blockchain Cryptocurrency by BeatingBetting.co.uk

Can Hong Kong become Asia’s hub for medical cannabis and hemp?: Part II

Can Hong Kong become Asia’s hub for medical cannabis and hemp?: Part II

Part II of the Cannabis Fund series covers quality control, security concerns, and opening up Hong Kong to new ventures in the cannabis and hemp…

Highlights of District Council elections 2019 – a historic turnout

Highlights of District Council elections 2019 – a historic turnout

What you need to know about this year’s District Council elections. Photo: Huge queues on Fortress Hill Road as people waited to vote on Sunday…

Plastic bag levy scheme “wrong way” to handle waste reduction

Plastic bag levy scheme “wrong way” to handle waste reduction

Raising prices on plastic bags may not be the answer to solving HK’s single-use plastic woes. Photo: Hong Kong Street Garbage by Wilson Hui.

Hong Kong Police Force deploys unprecedented tactics at Polytechnic University lockdown

Hong Kong Police Force deploys unprecedented tactics at Polytechnic University lockdown

A siege strategy, live ammunition warning, and long-range acoustic device are all part of PolyU’s campus crackdown. Photo: Hong Kong University (pictured), along with other…

Crowdfunding to fight restriction of Internet, freedom of speech

Crowdfunding to fight restriction of Internet, freedom of speech

Pro-democracy advocates begin to crowdfund to fight current and future laws compromising Internet freedoms. Photo: University of Hong Kong (HKU) was left in shambles after…

Night of violence on CUHK campus becomes watershed moment in protest history

Night of violence on CUHK campus becomes watershed moment in protest history

Police charged onto the campus of the Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) on Tuesday, leading to the closures of university campuses and a night…

Hong Kong’s Internet injunction “testing the waters” before jumping into harsher censorship

Hong Kong’s Internet injunction “testing the waters” before jumping into harsher censorship

Restrictions on Hong Kong’s internet use threaten the future of its web freedoms. Photo: An unlawful march assembled in Sogo at Causeway Bay on 2…

Hong Kong’s carbon emissions reduction plan needs “stronger action” on commercial vehicles

Hong Kong’s carbon emissions reduction plan needs “stronger action” on commercial vehicles

More rigorous action is needed on top of the HK$2 billion electric vehicle parking scheme to address Hong Kong’s carbon emission issue.