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Singapore-flagged containership APL England lost about 40 containers overboard in rough seas
APL England Loses 40 Containers Overboard off the Coast of Australia, about 73 kilometers southeast of Sydney.
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Wise men talk because they have something to say,
fools talk because they have to say something.
Why China's Communist Party isn't celebrating a major poverty milestone
Chinese President Xi Jinping reached a major milestone this week in his five-year long fight to end absolute poverty across the country -- but it doesn't appear that he's celebr...
Before Tesla: Honda Legend Offer Level 3 Autonomous Driving
Level 3 autonomy will be offered in a production car in Japan in 2021. Eyes-off driving with Honda's Traffic Jam Pilot raises the stakes in the autonomy race.
Hong Kong second-worst city in Asia for expats to live due to soaring costs and declining stability, survey finds
Hong Kong has once again slid down a ranking of the world’s best places for expats to live, falling into the bottom 10 overall and coming second to last among the Asian cities i...
Cleaning up: Domestic workers take Hong Kong cricket by storm
After a long week cooking and cleaning in the cramped households of Hong Kong, a group of Filipino domestic helpers are using their Sunday off for an unlikely hobby: Cricket. An...
Jho Low: Hunt for a Fugitive (Part 1 and 2)
He has been called one of the most wanted men on the planet, the shadowy mastermind of the now infamous $4.5bn 1MDB fraud that robbed Malaysia of its sovereign wealth - and brou...
Kowloon Central: the beating heart of Hong Kong
Blessed with a strong school network, good universities and a supply of prestigious properties, Kowloon Central is Hong Kong’s undisputed core, and continues to attract property...
Johns Hopkins published then deleted an article questioning the U.S. coronavirus death rate
The university stands by the study but said the article was leading to the spread of 'misinformation'
Singapore’s property market is drawing expats from Hong Kong
Buyers from Hong Kong, and other expats, have been moving to Singapore since the end of the circuit breaker period in June. This has helped bolster its property market despite a...
Hong Kong helps persons with disabilities face Covid reality
Even before the pandemic, persons with disabilities had to plan outings well in advance and practise social distancing In taking care of their needs during the pandemic, Hong Ko...
In Japan, more people died from suicide last month than from Covid in all of 2020
More people died from suicide in Japan in October than succumbed to Covid-19 all year. And more women are taking their own lives, as they lose part-time work and take on the bul...
As China tightens its grip on Hong Kong, could Taiwan be next?
Beijing has held military drills near the Taiwan Straits and has deployed marines and missiles to its southern coast.
A Historic Mallorca Townhouse Becomes a Modern Oasis
This gorgeous, historic Mallorca townhouse was given a second life with a renovation that honored its past, while bringing in modern luxury.
‘Piles of cash at home’: Hong Kong leader says US sanctions mean she has no bank account
Carrie Lam says she is paid in cash and calls US sanctions imposed over security crackdown ‘unjustifiable’
Protests take place across France against proposed “security” (police terrorism) law
Demonstrations took place across France on Saturday against the proposed global security law and its signature measure to restrict the filming of police officers. They came as c...
Plan to expand voting for Hong Kong residents on mainland may not happen soon
Carrie Lam says her administration only came to know about the complexities involved in the process after floating the idea two months ago.
Fauci says Christmas, New Year won't be "any different" from Thanksgiving if coronavirus case surge continues
Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, didn't see his daughters at Thanksgiving and said he likely won't be celebrating in-person with them at Christmas,...
Covid-19 forces smugglers to change tack in Hong Kong, use cargo shipments
Monetary value of the seizure rose this year because cargo shipments usually carried larger volumes of endangered species, customs sources say.
Tony Hsieh, man who introduced advertising to the internet, dead at 46
The former Zappos CEO played a major role in the redevelopment of downtown Las Vegas in recent years.
Why Hong Kong’s stand-up comedy scene is no laughing matter
A South China Morning Post editor, gets lessons from some of Hong Kong’s top stand-ups before taking to the stage and finds that making people laugh for a living is a tough gig.
The Best Street Style From Paris Fashion Week S/S 2021
Check out the best street style fashion trends spotted at Paris Fashion Week Spring/Summer 2021.
Buyers shrug aside Hong Kong’s fourth Covid-19 wave for new flats
The weekend sale, Hong Kong’s first since Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor delivered her fourth annual policy address, underscores how the abolition of a double stamp ...
20 MIN. BOXING Let’s burn some calories with this short but challenging boxing session!
Donations pour in for victims of Diwali blaze at unlicensed Hong Kong diner
HK$8 million raised so far, along with donations of food, mental health support for families.
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