BREAKING: Two resignations at senior management level of HKU

BREAKING: Two resignations at senior management level of HKU

Dr Steven J Cannon and Professor T S Andy Hor to depart from their positions at HKU. Photo: Main Building HKU by Ka-Fai,So

Cracks in the establishment

Cracks in the establishment

A chronological collection of pro-government officials who have broken ranks, shaking the status quo. Photo Credit: Cracks by a.dombrowski from Flickr Creative Commons’

Dire economic consequences expected for airport closure

Dire economic consequences expected for airport closure

Photo Credit: Food Court in Terminal 1 by Malcolm Koo CC-BY-SA 4.0

Shipping Out: HT’s new Travel Advisory for Diplomats (Adverse Weather, Disturbances, Terrorism and Public Health Developments)

Shipping Out: HT’s new Travel Advisory for Diplomats (Adverse Weather, Disturbances, Terrorism and Public Health Developments)

HT’s new travel advisory for diplomats, NGO, business and other smart travelers. We’re trial running a new column title, “Shipping Out”. Tell us what you…

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…