Sunday, April 20, 2014   

Yue Yuen workers to get welfare payments
04-17 17:08
The company that operates a factory in Dongguan, where thousands of workers have been striking in protest over social insurance payments, says it will start makin...
Auditor urges HA to meet housing target
04-16 16:46
The Auditor on Wednesday called on the Housing Authority to do more to meet the government's target of providing 200,000 new public rental flats by 2022. A...
Liaison Office director slammed
04-16 16:45
The Director of Beijing's Liaison Office in Hong Kong, Zhang Xiaoming, has been criticized for taking part in an event celebrating the 22nd anniversary of ...
CS expresses regret over filibuster
04-16 16:41
Chief Secretary Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor said on Wednesday that it was regrettable and disappointing that some radical lawmakers have "repeated their trick...
Harmful substance found in pet food
04-15 18:20
The Consumer Council said on Tuesday that it has detected cancer-causing substance in some samples of pet food. It said the presence of "aflatoxin B1" was ...
Jockey Chadwick fined
04-15 18:19
A top jockey, Matthew Chadwick, has been fined HK$3,000 for damaging the handle of a tourist coach last year. He was also accused of assaulting the driver ...
Delays expected in high speed rail project
04-15 18:18
The Secretary for Transport and Housing, Anthony Cheung Bing-leung, said on Tuesday that the high speed rail link project connecting Hong Kong and Guangz...
Warning on CE election
04-15 18:17
An adviser to Beijing on Hong Kong affairs on Tuesday warned of "short-term turbulence" if consensus cannot be reached on the 2017 chief executive election. ...
Wong calls for funding to expand landfills
04-15 12:46
The Secretary for the Environment, Wong Kam-sing, said on Tuesday that all items in the plan to expand Hong Kong's three landfills and to build an incinerat...
More meeting opportunities for lawmakers
04-15 12:27
Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said on Tuesday that the government will try to create more opportunities for lawmakers to meet with mainland officials to exch...
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