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Illustration photo - The Gardens by the Bay in Singapore
European Community / Danial Hakim
2024-02-27, Al Jazeera
Singapore – For decades, Singapore marketed itself as one of the world’s most open and globalised economies to compensate for its diminutive territory and lack of natural...
A prison van carrying activist publisher Jimmy Lai arrives at the West Kowloon Magistrates' Courts, where Lai's trial takes place, in Hong Kong, Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2024
AP / Billy H.C. Kwok
2024-01-02, La Prensa Latina
Hong Kong, Jan 2 (EFE).- The trial against Hong Kong pro-democracy activist and media magnate Jimmy Lai resumed Tuesday with a hearing in which he officially pleaded “not...
Jimmy Lai Chee-ying, founder of Giordano International Limited and Next Media Limited
Public Domain
2023-12-22, Anadolu Agency
A court on Friday rejected the plea of Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai Chee-ying to dismiss charges of sedition against him. JusticeEsther Toh Lye-ping at the West...
Hong Kong Standard: Early Light International Estates, founded by "King ofToys" Francis Choi Chee-ming, is expected to begin selling the first phase of its new project Gold Coast Bay in Tuen Mun as early as next month. The project consists of two phases with a total of...
Pinkvilla: As Kazuma's team confronts the KowloonHydra, Aqua finds herself in danger once more. The trio must now devise a rescue plan in Konosuba Season 3Episode 8. Get the release date and more here. By Published on May 27, 2024 | 09:23 PM...
GetNews: 27th May, 2024 - Today, NETAAuto's first store in Hong Kong had a grand opening with a star-studded event. Miss Hong KongCrystal Fung Ying Ying and Hong Kong footballer Matthew Elliot Orr Wing Kai attended the ceremony, with Choi Kit Tung Kity hosting. As...
Hong Kong Standard: The Development Bureau has submitted a proposal to the Legislative Council outlining plans for HK$9.5 billion in upgrades to stormwater drainage systems across seven districts. That included Wong Tai Sin, Kwun Tong, Mong Kok, Kowloon City,...
Hong Kong Standard: Previous NextHong Kong police announced Monday the arrest of 20 people on Saturday in relation to a money laundering case involving around HK$5.4 million. The Kowloon East police district launched an intelligence-led operation in February, and...
South China Morning Post: Readers discuss the solutions to the art precinct’s funding problems, legalising ride-hailing service Uber, and political divisions within the European far-right. ......
Hong Kong Standard: Previous NextMichaelShum A 22-year-old motorcyclist and his 24-year-old pillion rider died after colliding with a taxi on Nathan Road in Mong Kok. The 27-year-old taxi driver, his 38-year-old passenger and a 69-year-old bystander sustained minor injuries....
Hong Kong Standard: MichaelShumTaxi drivers defied Chief ExecutiveJohn Lee Ka-chiu's calls to stop going undercover to report illegal ride-hailing services. According to a video clip uploaded on Facebook, a driver is seen recording a passenger in his car with his cellphone and...
Shenzhen Daily: Chen Siqi vankochensq@163.com HOW can cultural and economic cooperation among the cities and regions in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area (GBA) be enhanced? Through exchange and innovation. A diverse range of guests, including artists, professors,...
The Guardian: Set in Kowloon’s treacherous 80s gangland, Soi Cheang’s no-holds-barred action thriller pits a bare-knuckle refugee against a cackling bad guy Set in the murkily atmospheric underworld of 1980sHong Kong, wildly entertaining, eye-poppingly violent triad...
Hong Kong Standard: The pay-as-you-throw waste charging scheme will not proceed as planned starting August 1 and neither will the government set an exact date for implementation, according to sources. Sources also said authorities...
Hong Kong Standard: Previous Next Two people were pronounced dead after a two-vehicle collision initially led to five people being hospitalized in Mong Kok early Sunday morning. Shortly before 11 am today, while a taxi was travelling along Nathan Road towards Sham Shui Po,...
Hong Kong Standard: Previous Next Three people were convicted on Saturday of rioting outside Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 2019 while the fourth defendant who said he walked past the scene after providing an installation service was acquitted of the charge. This...