China's 'Silicon Valley' threatens to swallow up Hong Kong

Business Aug 30, 2018

China's 'Silicon Valley' threatens to swallow up Hong Kong

The completion of one of the world's longest bridges stands as the biggest monument to China's success in reuniting its colonial-era concessions. Overcoming the political divide may prove much harder. The 55-km (34-mile) span — eerily deserted as crews prepared for a ribbon-cutting expected later this ...

National Jul 11, 2013

Leap into bay from 27-meter-high bridge claims teen

An 18-year-old high schooler has died in the city of Hiroshima after jumping off the Hiroshima Hatsukaiichi Ohashi bridge into Hiroshima Bay with another boy to impress his friends, police said Thursday. Hironori Ishihara was pronounced dead early Thursday shortly after being found below the ...