Tag: Hong Kong

Rachael Blackmore is the first woman to win the prestigious Grand National Horse Race

Rachael Blackmore is the first woman to win the prestigious Grand National Horse Race

Rachael Blackmore broke one of the greatest gender barriers in sport by becoming the first female jockey to win the grueling Grand National horse r ...
Subcontractors in Hong Kong were cleared of perjury charges in connection with the investigation into lead-contaminated water in 2015

Subcontractors in Hong Kong were cleared of perjury charges in connection with the investigation into lead-contaminated water in 2015

Two subcontractors alleged to have misrepresented a 2015 investigation into contaminated drinking water in Hong Kong's public housing estates were ...
China was shocked by the mass cover-up that turned the convicted murderer, freed after three months, into a high-ranking official

China was shocked by the mass cover-up that turned the convicted murderer, freed after three months, into a high-ranking official

Chinese officials who release a convicted murderer just months after serving a 15-year prison sentence have been exposed in a decade-long network o ...
The truck driver kills himself after BeiDou, the Chinese version of GPS, failed and resulted in a heavy police fine

The truck driver kills himself after BeiDou, the Chinese version of GPS, failed and resulted in a heavy police fine

Chinese authorities are investigating the death of a truck driver who was allegedly fined 2,000 yuan (US $ 305) for disrupting satellite navigation ...

Britain grants asylum to Hong Kong democracy activist Nathan Law

Hong Kong democracy activist Nathan Law said Wednesday he was granted asylum in the UK after fleeing the semi-autonomous area foll ...
Hong Kong tycoon Jimmy Lai of three pleaded guilty to the illegal gathering

Hong Kong tycoon Jimmy Lai of three pleaded guilty to the illegal gathering

Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai and two pro-democracy activists pleaded guilty on Wednesday of participating in an illegal march ...
Coronavirus: Hong Kong is urged to exercise caution in easing quarantine rules amid the trend in imported cases.  less than 10 new Covid-19 cases are expected

Coronavirus: Hong Kong is urged to exercise caution in easing quarantine rules amid the trend in imported cases. less than 10 new Covid-19 cases are expected

Hong Kong authorities should act cautiously to reduce quarantine times on Covid-19 for travelers returning from low risk countries, as the city has ...
Hong Kong electoral reform: the city is not committed to the ways of broken western democracies

Hong Kong electoral reform: the city is not committed to the ways of broken western democracies

On March 30, the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress made sweeping changes to Appendix 1 and Appendix 2 of the Basic Law, which go ...