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Carrie Lam wins CE election
CARRIE Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor (林鄭月娥), the former Chief Secretary for Administration (政務司司長), won the Hong Kong Chi...
2017.03.28
Hong Kong meals overloaded with salt
THE Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK, 香港中文大學) has recently discovered that locals eat too much salt. This is ...
2017.03.24
HK stays top in freedom index
HONG Kong has been rated the “freest” jurisdiction in the world for the seventh time since 2008. But the SAR is in dan...
2016.12.05
Food stalls on Lunar New Year market menu
HAWKERS were once a key feature of Hong Kong. But the government stopped issuing new licences in the 1970s. Since then t...
2016.11.29
Window-cleaning rules for maids to take effect
AFTER much controversy, the Labour Department has announced measures to protect foreign domestic helpers who have to cle...
2016.11.22
Local desserts contain too much sugar
MANGO pomelo sago dessert was found to have the highest average sugar level — 11 grams per 100g — of all the tradition...
2016.10.28
Wild pig causes drama in Sai Wan Ho
THE only time most Hongkongers (香港人) see a pig is in a wet market. If you accompany your mother to market, you might ...
2016.09.23
Keep an eye out for squints
POOR performance in sports has beenblamed on poor body coordination. But aneye expert has pointed out that it may havemo...
2016.05.18
Mainland firm wins 2018 TV World Cup deal
Mainland internet company LeEco has won the broadcasting rights to football’s 2018 World Cup (世界盃). The development ...
2016.01.20
HKers’ English skills can boost ‘One Belt’ policy, CY say...
ENGLISH as an official language and medium of instruction in Hong Kong can help the SAR play a role in the country’s “...
2015.11.24
HK and China draw 0-0 in World Cup qualifier
ON 17 November, a football match that many Hongkongers had been looking forward to finally took place in Mongkok Stadium...
2015.11.24
Hong Kong revved up for Formula E arrival
HONGKONGERS will be able to watch the first Formula E Championship race in the territory next year for as little as HK$5...
2015.10.19
Tung: don’t rule out security law
FORMER chief executive Tung Chee-hwa (董建華) says Beijing (北京 ) has the power to impose a national security law on Ho...
2015.01.26
KMB to revamp stops on its routes
KOWLOON Motor Bus (KMB, 九龍巴士 ) is planning to make travelling a more pleasurable experience by revamping bus routes,...
2014.09.17
1,600 pandas to pop up around Hong Kong:Paper creations will...
YOU might have visited the giant pandas, Ying Ying (盈盈), Le Le (樂樂), An An (安安) and Jia Jia (佳佳), at Ocean Park ...
2014.07.05
Marine park for dolphins suggested:Airport Authority: buildi...
The Hong Kong Dolphin Conservation Society (香港海豚保育學會) is proposing a marine park in western Lantau. Last week, t...
2014.06.30
HK releases its first list of local treasures:Heritage effor...
MILK tea (奶茶) , pineapple buns, Cantonese and tai chi( 太極) have made it on Hong Kong’s first Intangible Heritage Li...
2014.06.25
UK university offers for 13-year-old:Local girl achieves top...
A 13-YEAR-OLD Hong Kong girl has been offered places in three top British universities. Zhao Zhi-yau (趙芷悠) was brough...
2014.06.18
Hong Kong to pop out in 3D museum:New exhibition area due to...
HONG KONG will get its first 3D museum next month. The museum will be open on 7 July at Hilton Tower (希爾頓中心), Tsim ...
2014.06.16
HK looks for ways to cope with tourists:Public facilities ma...
CHIEF Executive Leung Chun-ying (梁振英) said the government is studying ways to cope with the rising number of tourists...
2014.06.04
Poo posted to ‘mock’ commerce secretary:Parcels sent after...
THE Secretary for Commerce and Economic Development, Gregory So Kam-leung (蘇錦樑), got three bags of poo in the post! T...
2014.05.21
Hong Kong kids dreaming of a local zoo: Students hope for a ...
HONG KONG primary students want the government to build a zoo. A poll was carried out from February to April with 3,300 ...
2014.05.05
Express Rail Link delayed:Heavy rain and difficulties damage...
HONG KONG is building a railway that connects our city to China (中國). It will be part of a massive railway called the ...
2014.04.28
HKO predicts this summer's weather:There will be four to sev...
SUMMER will be here in a few months. It is a season of hot weather, rain and storms! The Hong Kong Observatory (HKO,香港...
2014.04.14
Lack of space blamed on illegal parking rise:Over a million ...
THE police issued more than one million parking tickets last year. Several district councillors say the main reason for ...
2014.02.24
Chief executive says ‘no’ to visitor tax:Leung rejects pro...
THE idea of taxing tourists that enter the Hong Kong border by land from mainland China has been raised by Albert Chan W...
2014.02.19
Changes to Mong Kok traffic-free zones: Street performers vo...
SIGNS have gone up at a Mong Kok pedestrian-only zone announcing that motor vehicles will be allowed greater access from...
2014.01.13
Hidden dangers cause mobiles to explode in HK
NOWADAYS almost everyone has a mobile phone. But not every one knows about the danger that is hidden in your phone’s ba...
2013.08.16
Vertical farm could solve land shortage
HONG KONG is a small city with a big population. There is not enough land to support such fast development. And we rely ...
2013.08.15
Harbour race prelim attracts 3,400 swimmers
ONE of the greatest swimming events in Hong Kong, the New World Harbour Race (新世界維港泳), is going to be held on Octo...
2013.08.07
E-books could spell the end for paperbacks
HAVE you got an e-reader? E-books may overtake paper books in the near future. Recent events and figures indicate paperb...
2013.07.26
Pink dolphins disappearing from Hong Kong
THE number of rare Chinese white dolphins in Hong Kong waters has fallen to its lowest level in ten years. Conservationi...
2013.07.19
Leaked oil taints Lamma beaches
DO you remember the plastic pellet disaster in Lamma Island (南丫島) last summer? Sadly the area is facing another pollu...
2013.07.04
Pay as you dispose We may be charged for the rubbish we thro...
DO you recycle as much as you could? Hongkongers throw away 1.7 million tons of rubbish every day. On average, every per...
2013.06.03
Koalas coming to Hong Kong Australia gives eight cuddly bear...
KOALA bears are a national symbol of Australia (澳洲). But you can now save yourself the trip to visit these cuddly crea...
2013.05.06
Electric buses in 2014 Battery-powered tests this month
EIGHTEEN electric buses will be in service in 2014 and the first batterypowered bus will be tested this month, said Evan...
2012.10.10
New buffalo in Mai Po Shorter grass from grazing attracts bi...
NEW buffalo has been added into Mai Po Nature Reserve (米埔自然保護區). World Wide Fund for Nature Hong Kong (WWF HK, 世...
2012.09.24