Home Tags Hong Kong

Tag: Hong Kong

Coronavirus vaccines: why Hong Kong will find it tough to secure supplies for Covid-19 booster shots

Coronavirus vaccines: why Hong Kong will find it tough to secure supplies for Covid-19...

0
Hong Kong could find it difficult to secure extra doses of Covid-19 vaccines for a booster shot for residents because of its existing...
Phishing emails, love scams among surging Hong Kong cybercrimes with more online users amid Covid-19 pandemic

Phishing emails, love scams among surging Hong Kong cybercrimes with more online users amid...

0
Cybercrimes in Hong Kong surged in the first half of this year, as the Covid-19 pandemic kept people online and vulnerable to scammers.There...
Hong Kong’s troubled arts hub dealt fresh blow as head of finance departs

Hong Kong’s troubled arts hub dealt fresh blow as head of finance departs

0
The head of finance at Hong Kong’s arts hub authority stepped down on Wednesday in the latest upheaval to the top ranks of...
Why clear action now in response to Hong Kong is urgent

Why clear action now in response to Hong Kong is urgent

0
People around the world watched the closure recently of Apple Daily, Hong Kong’s last major independent news outlet, bearing solemn witness to the death-throws...
Chinese army faces problems in weapons innovation, relying on foreign acquisitions, US study finds

Chinese army faces problems in weapons innovation, relying on foreign acquisitions, US study finds

0
China’s military has overcome numerous technological challenges to chip away at the United States’ supremacy in recent years, but continues to be stymied...
Outspoken Hong Kong law professor Johannes Chan leaves post after HKU contract expires, sources say

Outspoken Hong Kong law professor Johannes Chan leaves post after HKU contract expires, sources...

0
University of Hong Kong (HKU) chair professor of public law Johannes Chan Mun-man has left that post after more than three decades with...
European Parliament adopts resolution on Hong Kong press freedom in response to Apple Daily closure

European Parliament adopts resolution on Hong Kong press freedom in response to Apple Daily...

0
The European Parliament has adopted a broad new resolution on Hong Kong, advocating tough measures be taken over the government’s crackdown on the...
Former Philippine President Benigno Aquino dies aged 61

Former Philippine President Benigno Aquino dies aged 61

0
Benigno Simeon Cojuangco “Noynoy” Aquino III, former president of the Philippines, died on Thursday, local media reported. He was 61 years old.He had...
White House ‘is considering setting up talks between Joe Biden and Xi Jinping’

White House ‘is considering setting up talks between Joe Biden and Xi Jinping’

0
The White House will consider arranging talks between US President Joe Biden and his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, as the two countries spar...
Ex-Hong Kong governor pushed Britain in 1989 to oppose citizenship requirements for top advisers and judges, seek concessions on PLA, declassified papers show

Ex-Hong Kong governor pushed Britain in 1989 to oppose citizenship requirements for top advisers...

0
The British government in 1989 dismissed calls from then Hong Kong governor David Wilson to push back against a proposed constitutional requirement that...
Hungary’s Viktor Orban will support referendum on plan to host Chinese university campus

Hungary’s Viktor Orban will support referendum on plan to host Chinese university campus

0
Hungary’s right-wing Prime Minister Viktor Orban on Thursday said he would support holding a referendum to settle a row over his government’s plans...
Boris Johnson to call on G7 leaders to vaccinate entire world by end of 2022

Boris Johnson to call on G7 leaders to vaccinate entire world by end of...

0
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson will call on fellow leaders at the G7 in Cornwall to pledge to vaccinate the world's population against...
Coronavirus: Hong Kong residents told to evacuate over variant strain call for home quarantine in petitions signed by over 3,000

Coronavirus: Hong Kong residents told to evacuate over variant strain call for home quarantine...

0
More than 3,000 people have signed petitions urging the Hong Kong government to allow residents of two housing blocks where a mutated coronavirus...
Hong Kong retail giant, power company to install new solar array on top of storage facility

Hong Kong retail giant, power company to install new solar array on top of...

0
Hong Kong’s Dairy Farm International Holdings, which runs the Wellcome chain of supermarkets and 7-Eleven convenience stores, has said it will install a...
Punishing coronavirus testing lab for failures a balancing act amid Hong Kong’s pandemic battle: Carrie Lam

Punishing coronavirus testing lab for failures a balancing act amid Hong Kong’s pandemic battle:...

0
Hong Kong’s decision to suspend some but not all of the services provided by a coronavirus testing lab whose false-positive results led to...
Coronavirus: 14-day travel ban to Hong Kong leaves Filipino domestic worker stranded, feeling ‘helpless’

Coronavirus: 14-day travel ban to Hong Kong leaves Filipino domestic worker stranded, feeling ‘helpless’

0
Aprilyn Racca’s world was turned upside down after a news alert popped up on her phone during the eight-hour bus ride to Manila...
Powerlifting, wealthy women entrepreneurs and a dim sum master

Powerlifting, wealthy women entrepreneurs and a dim sum master

0
Powerlifting, wealthy women entrepreneurs and a dim sum master
Hongkongers stuck in Britain are eager to return, but months being stranded have already taken psychological, financial toll

Hongkongers stuck in Britain are eager to return, but months being stranded have already...

0
More than 600 Hong Kong residents stranded in Britain by a December flight ban are hoping to return by the end of April...
Coronavirus: defects in Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine packaging also found elsewhere in small numbers, Hong Kong experts say

Coronavirus: defects in Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine packaging also found elsewhere in small numbers, Hong Kong...

0
The level of defects in the BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine in Hong Kong is not particularly high, according to local experts, who point out...
Asia once led the coronavirus battle. Why is it behind on vaccines?

Asia once led the coronavirus battle. Why is it behind on vaccines?

0
In Israel, where well over half the country’s 9 million residents have received their first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine, citizens are spilling...