Issue: November 08, 2010   (Archive)
Friday, May 29, 2015   




Private meeting for the pan-dems in Shenzhen
Beijing officials will meet separately with pan-democratic lawmakers in Shenzhen on Sunday, Civic Party Alan Leong Kah-kit says.

End bickering, focus on growth if reform vetoed, Leung urges
People should move on and end the debate on universal suffrage if the government's reform proposal is vetoed in the Legislative Council, Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying said.

Wider free kindy plan pushed
Around 60 percent of all preschoolers will enjoy free schooling if the government accepts the recommendation of the Committee on Free Kindergarten Education.

Budget passes - after 130 hours of debate
The budget bill was finally passed after week upon week of often fierce and wearying debate by legislators.

Virus spreads in Asia
Seven cases of MERS have been confirmed in South Korea in recent weeks.

HK scare as suspected MERS case skips quarantine
A 44-year-old South Korean man denied having contact with Middle East Respiratory Syndrome patients when questioned by Hong Kong airport medical staff about being feverish and coughing.

`Cop kill' video pair arrested
Two members of a radical group who allegedly threatened on YouTube to kill police officers have been arrested.

Pictures of ex-TV anchor used in investment scam
Former TVB anchor Alan Wong Tai-kwan said his selfies were stolen from Facebook by fraudsters, who then used his pictures to trick women into making "investments" in Hong Kong.

Betting big on the other fun features
For many people, going to Asia's gaming hub for the opening of Galaxy Macau Phase 2 was an easy decision.

Plane loses both engines mid-flight
Singapore Airlines pilots overcame a major crisis after a flight from the Lion City to Shanghai lost power in both engines just south of Hong Kong on Saturday.



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