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

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
Energy & Environment

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.

Cybersecurity not a priority in Hong Kong – but it should be
Policy

Cybersecurity not a priority in Hong Kong – but it should be

It’s time for the government to be more proactive on cybersecurity in Hong Kong, tech experts say. Photo: Network Box Security Operations Centre in Hong…

Local solution solves the global problem of marine plastic garbage
Energy & Environment

Local solution solves the global problem of marine plastic garbage

HK students create ClearBot, a device that may be a solution to cleaning the Great Pacific Garbage Patch. Photo: Are You Future Ready? by Dr…

Op-Ed: Policy Address doesn’t deliver bold land reform desperately needed now
Land & Housing

Op-Ed: Policy Address doesn’t deliver bold land reform desperately needed now

Chief Executive Carrie Lam’s 2019 Policy Address doesn’t cut at the core of Hong Kong’s housing woes, proving the government fails to understand the property…

“Embrace the rainbow”: Highlights from the Policy Address 2019
Policy

“Embrace the rainbow”: Highlights from the Policy Address 2019

From its messy prelude in LegCo to the pre-recorded delivery, this is the need-to-know on 2019’s policy address. Photo: A screenshot taken from the pre-recorded…

HK protesters reach targeted American audience, if not America’s masses
Democracy

HK protesters reach targeted American audience, if not America’s masses

Chants and songs at Monday’s rally called to the US for their aid – namely through passing the HK Human Rights and Democracy Act. Photo:…

Environmental issues reach flashing red stage; coordinated action is needed now
Energy & Environment

Environmental issues reach flashing red stage; coordinated action is needed now

Collaboration between consumers, government, and industries is key to acting on climate change. Take krill, for example. Photo: Penguins taken by Hong Kong photographer Lina…

Extending the Great Firewall of China would “destroy” Hong Kong – but it can be done
Policy

Extending the Great Firewall of China would “destroy” Hong Kong – but it can be done

The suggestion of implementing restrictions to HK’s Internet has many up in arms – but how easily can it be pulled off? Photo: A landscape…

Ban on wearing masks at protests “thoroughly chilling”
Democracy

Ban on wearing masks at protests “thoroughly chilling”

Hong Kong government wields emergency law to ban mask-wearing and facial covering at public assemblies. Photo: Protester in London wears a hard hat with “Free…