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Carrie Lam, John Lee and Chris Tang receive powder-filled letters
Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor and two high ranking government officials received letters containing suspicious powder, according to sources.
‘Vaccine bubble’ trouble? Hong Kong restaurants, bars hit by rules fatigue, app cynicism
No rush of restaurants switching to new rules allowing six diners per table, service until midnight.
Hong Kong university says no accommodation for unvaccinated students who refuse Covid-19 tests
Chinese University says unvaccinated residents in its dormitories must undergo coronavirus screening every two weeks and pay for them.
Private plots taken over for 1,600 flats
The government has invoked an ordinance seen as its ultimate weapon to forcibly resume three plots totaling 1.2 hectares in Yuen Long and Fan Ling to offer 1,600 flats.
Alibaba posts first operating loss as a public company following $2.8 billion antitrust fine
Alibaba posted its first operating loss as a public company in its fiscal fourth quarter as a massive antitrust fine it received last month weighed on its earnings, while revenu...
More Covid-19 testing for Hong Kong helpers ordered, mandatory vaccination shelved
Philippine consul general questions logic of employers living in the same home not facing the same compulsory screening requirement.
Full inoculation brings no time out for dad, son
A fully inoculated father and son who returned from the United States on May 1 are annoyed as authorities refused to reduce their 21-day quarantine despite a shortened system st...
MTR admits worker kneeling on passenger’s neck is a disturbing view
A spokesperson of MTR admitted in a district council meeting that a worker kneeling on a passenger’s neck was a disturbing view for the public to see.
Chinese driverless car company WeRide valued at $3.3 billion after fresh funding
Autonomous driving company WeRide has raised new funds valuing the company at $3.3 billion dollars.
Food supplier to quarantine centers might be prosecuted
The Food and Environmental Hygiene Department is mulling to prosecute Danny Catering, the food supplier to the Penny’s Bay and Lei Yue Mun Park and Holiday Village quarantine ce...
Labour secretary defends second round of tests for domestic helpers
Secretary for Labour and Welfare Law Chi-kwong stressed that requiring domestic helpers to undergo a second round of mandatory virus tests was not an act of discrimination.
Surrealism artworks showcase in May
More than a hundred art pieces and archive materials by renowned surrealist artists brought by the Centre Pompidou, Paris, will be exhibited at the Hong Kong Museum of Art.
Thirty in Tseung Kwan O fined HK$5,000 for violating social distancing laws
Authorities issued 30 social distancing fines, each carrying a penalty of HK$5,000, while patrolling public areas in Tseung Kwan O between May 6 to 13.
Parents agree online classes bring health problems to kids
A latest survey revealed that almost 90 percent of parents found online classes brought health problems to school kids,including eyesight impairment, neck and back pain.
Government resumes three private lands in Fanling and Yuen Long for subsidized housing
The government said today it will resume three private lands with a total area of about 12,300 square meters in Fanling and Yuen Long, to build around 1,600 flats of subsidized ...
Filipino domestic helper faints after BioNTech jab, now in critical condition
A 31-year-old Filipino domestic helper fainted and was hospitalized after receiving the BioNTech coronavirus vaccine shot yesterday.
Bail denied for "Giggs”, "Longhair” and Jimmy Sham
Judge Esther Toh Lye-ping denied bail for internet radio host Wan Yiu-sing “Giggs” because of his active contact with organizations in Taiwan.
HK Express is selling its decommissioned in-flight trolleys for people to ‘fly’ at home
Miss flying? You bet! HK Express has got you sorted out, offering members of the public to get a literal piece of the in-flight experience in the comfort of your own home.
HK reports no untraceable Covid cases for six days in a row
Hong Kong sees no untraceable Covid cases in the city for six days in a row, with health authorities reporting only three new Covid cases, including one local infection related ...
Applications from 250 kindergartens for tuition fee increase
The Education Bureau pointed out that around 250 kindergartens applied to increase tuition fees for the next school year, 580 schools would freeze fees and only seven planned to...
Restaurant gives out free food to confinees at quarantine camps
A restaurant gave out free pizzas and doughnuts to residents at the quarantine camps, after poor quality meals there caught public attention.
Former assistant to lawmaker Starry Lee convicted of election bribery
DAB lawmaker Starry Lee Wai-king’s former assistant, along with a helper from the resident organization of Hoi Lai Estate, were convicted of engaging in corrupt conduct in the 2...
Ombudsman calls for tighter inspection of city’s lifts and escalators
An investigation conducted by the Ombudsman has found the Electrical and Mechanical Services Department (EMSD) failed to make adequate supervision in the regulation of safe oper...
With fewer and smaller flats, Hongkongers’ quality of life will only worsen
With land and housing supply lagging behind targets for years, the situation is now dire. The government must expedite all major land supply initiatives, especially the New Deve...
Two arrested as video featuring gay sex in police uniforms goes viral in Hong Kong
Police reportedly seized a BB gun, a handcuff, and an extendable baton as they arrested the suspects.
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