Hong Kong people 'petrified' over bookseller revelations

Jun 17, 2016

Hong Kong people 'petrified' over bookseller revelations

Hong Kong lawmakers say residents have been left “petrified” by explosive revelations from a city bookseller about his detention in China and have slammed Beijing for violating freedoms. In a surprise interview Lam Wing-kee broke his silence Thursday over how he had been detained ...

May 13, 2016

Wah! East Asian words enter Oxford English Dictionary

Words most commonly heard on the streets of Hong Kong and Singapore like “yum cha” and “wah” have entered the linguistic mainstream, with the Oxford English Dictionary including them in its latest update. The terms — a type of Chinese breakfast and an expression ...

May 7, 2016

Japan pounds Hong Kong in ARC match

An inexperienced Japan side recorded another dominant win in the Asia Rugby Championship with a 38-3 victory over Hong Kong on Saturday. Interim coach Ryuji Nakatake’s young side crossed the whitewash six times following an 85-0 thrashing of South Korea on home soil a ...