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Coronavirus: Hong Kong will consider vaccine passports if necessary, but city has ‘not hit that stage yet’, Carrie Lam says

Coronavirus: Hong Kong will consider vaccine passports if necessary, but city has ‘not hit...

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A vaccine passport that would bar unjabbed residents from numerous Hong Kong venues will remain in the government’s toolkit should its Covid-19 inoculation...
Hong Kong elections: state leader Xia Baolong urges public to vote in Legislative Council poll, insists Beijing embraces diversity

Hong Kong elections: state leader Xia Baolong urges public to vote in Legislative Council...

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A state leader overseeing Hong Kong affairs urged the public on Monday to vote in this month’s Legislative Council election amid low turnout...
What is Hong Kong’s new Covid-19 health code  and will it track users’ data?

What is Hong Kong’s new Covid-19 health code and will it track users’...

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A Hong Kong health code compatible with the version used in mainland China will officially be launched on December 10 as a prerequisite...
Coronavirus: Hong Kong health code compatible with mainland China and Macau’s to launch next week as border reopening comes into sight

Coronavirus: Hong Kong health code compatible with mainland China and Macau’s to launch next...

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Hong Kong will launch a long-awaited Covid-19 health code compatible with the version used in mainland China on December 10, one of the...
Hong Kong public broadcaster RTHK does not have the right to freedom of expression, High Court rules

Hong Kong public broadcaster RTHK does not have the right to freedom of expression,...

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Hong Kong public broadcaster RTHK does not have the right to freedom of expression, according to a court which also found fault in...
Coronavirus: Hong Kong has not done enough to fight the next infection wave, health chief says, pointing to adoption of tracking technology

Coronavirus: Hong Kong has not done enough to fight the next infection wave, health...

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Hong Kong has not done enough to prepare for a fifth wave of Covid-19, including adopting digital contact-tracing systems to detect and prevent...
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam asks local delegates to nation’s top advisory body to deepen city ties with mainland China

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam asks local delegates to nation’s top advisory body to...

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Hong Kong’s leader has urged local delegates to the nation’s top political advisory body to do more to connect the city with mainland...
Hong Kong digital warning for residents, as TV channels prepare to switch frequencies

Hong Kong digital warning for residents, as TV channels prepare to switch frequencies

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Hong Kong property owners and managers have until December 1 to reconfigure their television signal transmission system with some digital channels switching to...
Hong Kong police arrest 27 who allegedly created ‘double identity’ to apply for government handouts

Hong Kong police arrest 27 who allegedly created ‘double identity’ to apply for government...

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Hong Kong police on Saturday arrested 27 people who allegedly used false information to create a “double identity” when applying for consumption vouchers...
Subsidised Hong Kong schools eligible for up to HK$300,000 in new government funding to boost national education

Subsidised Hong Kong schools eligible for up to HK$300,000 in new government funding to...

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Some 1,700 Hong Kong schools are eligible for up to HK$300,000 (US$38,000) each in government funding to strengthen their national education curriculums, with...
Cathay Pacific announces stricter self-isolation requirements for aircrew returning to Hong Kong, considers relocation contingency

Cathay Pacific announces stricter self-isolation requirements for aircrew returning to Hong Kong, considers relocation...

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Cathay Pacific will require all aircrew exempted from Hong Kong’s strict quarantine arrangements to self-isolate at home for three days upon returning to...
Hong Kong homebuyers snap up flats in projects at the city’s former airport runway and in “Northern Metropolis” district

Hong Kong homebuyers snap up flats in projects at the city’s former airport runway...

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Hong Kong’s homebuyers flocked into the property market to snap up flats in Tin Shui Wai and at the city’s former airport runway...
Hong Kong villagers not convinced they’ll benefit by selling ancestral land in New Territories to developers

Hong Kong villagers not convinced they’ll benefit by selling ancestral land in New Territories...

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The plots in question are held by more than 7,000 groups in about 400 villages. Stringent rules apply to selling such land, as...
Coronavirus: Hong Kong civil servants could soon face stepped-up testing, vaccine booster shot incentives

Coronavirus: Hong Kong civil servants could soon face stepped-up testing, vaccine booster shot incentives

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Hong Kong’s unvaccinated civil servants could soon face weekly Covid-19 testing, while their inoculated colleagues may be offered incentives to take a booster...
No definitive proof Sinovac jab caused heart blockage that killed chronically ill man, expert tells Hong Kong inquest

No definitive proof Sinovac jab caused heart blockage that killed chronically ill man, expert...

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A Hong Kong pharmacologist has said no evidence existed to conclusively prove the Sinovac vaccine against Covid-19 caused a heart blockage that killed...
Trendy, cannabis-derived CBD  catches on in Hong Kong, but three arrested after banned substances were found in products

Trendy, cannabis-derived CBD catches on in Hong Kong, but three arrested after banned...

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Traces of banned drugs have been found in nearly 200 imported cannabis-derived wellness products that have been gaining popularity in Hong Kong in...
Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam to return to work on Monday after fracturing elbow in fall

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam to return to work on Monday after fracturing elbow...

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Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor will return to work on Monday after fracturing her elbow in a fall at her official...
Former Hong Kong taxi group director, 10 others jailed for roles in 2016 Legislative Council vote-buying scheme

Former Hong Kong taxi group director, 10 others jailed for roles in 2016 Legislative...

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A former director of a Hong Kong taxi drivers’ group has been jailed for a year over his leading role in a scheme...
Hong Kong needs poverty chief to help solve problems faced by city’s poor, says major trade unions group

Hong Kong needs poverty chief to help solve problems faced by city’s poor, says...

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A major pro-establishment union has called on the Hong Kong government to eliminate poverty by appointing a commissioner to revamp the city’s existing...
Hong Kong police arrest two suspects and seize speedboat in connection with death of officer during anti-smuggling operation

Hong Kong police arrest two suspects and seize speedboat in connection with death of...

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Hong Kong police and mainland China authorities have arrested two people and seized a speedboat in connection with the death of a police...