Two decades after the handover Hong Kong remains as divided as ever over national security legislation. The government says it will not shirk its …

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With some help, former cabby Tse Woon-ming, who suffered a stroke three years ago that left him confined to a wheelchair, is able to get to his feet.

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A 19-year-old Greek model was arrested at Hong Kong International Airport on Monday after cocaine with an estimated street value of HK$2.4 million was found in her rucksack. The woman was the fourth female visitor arrested by airport customs officers for attempting to smuggle cocaine into the city in a …

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The first batch of 20 homes slated for a shared housing scheme for the needy has attracted overwhelming response, officials said on Tuesday, with applications exceeding capacity by 26 times. Applicants will now go through assessment and screening, with the most-needy selected hoping to move into …

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Hong Kong is expected to get a more favourable water import deal with mainland China after 2020, following an agreement between authorities from both sides to review the current price formula. The details on water supply from Guangdong are contained in a document to be tabled for discussion at the …

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Guangdong authorities will be urged to make Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge free to all users as it invites Hongkongers to discuss the toll levels with mainland officials, scholars and business operators at an unprecedented public hearing. Set to be hosted in Zhuhai in mid-December, the public …

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Hong Kong’s financial secretary said on Tuesday that he wanted researchers from the city who go to the mainland to develop new technology to be exempted from paying tax there. But Paul Chan Mo-po admitted that the response to that idea in Beijing had “not been very enthusiastic”. Chan said during …

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Hongkongers are set to foot a bigger bill than expected for the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge after the latest official estimates show the cost for the bridge has overrun by one-third, or HK$1.18 billion. Although the main bridge – a 22.9km-long bridge and a 6.7km-long subsea tunnel – is situated in …

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The citywide search for a teenage schoolgirl who went missing after leaving her Mid-Levels home ended on Monday afternoon with the discovery of …

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The Hong Kong government has invited a mainland delegation to brief its senior officials on Chinese President Xi Jinping’s report to the Communist …

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A Hong Kong man with financial woes who brought his deaf-mute and mentally disabled son to Singapore and abandoned him there in 2014 …

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Police were searching for a Tunisian toddler and her mother, 26, on Tuesday after the pair went missing in Hong Kong. The one-year-old girl and her mother were last seen in their room at a guest house on Ning Po Street, Yau Ma Tei at 11.30pm on Sunday. Hong Kong police launched the search after …

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It is 5pm and at a temporary shelter for homeless girls, the kitchen is bustling. A team of teenagers are preparing dinner for themselves and their peers, part of the daily routine at the home, located in a tower block on a public housing estate in Tsing Yi. The lodging is run by Home Care for Girls, …

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Hong Kong secondary school pupils placed third in a worldwide ranking on collaborative problem-solving skills, according to results announced on …

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Patrick Ho Chi-ping, who was arrested in New York on Saturday for supposedly bribing a pair of high-ranking African officials to score lucrative energy deals, had styled himself as an active broker of ties between the US and China. As an advocate of China using energy deals to develop its “Belt and …

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