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19 Oct 2022

The Chief Executive of Hong Kong delivers Policy Address 2022

The Chief Executive, John Lee Ka-Chiu, addressed the future of Hong Kong after strict covid restrictions in the annual Policy Address.

The Chief Executive of Hong Kong delivers Policy Address 2022

19 Oct 2022

Hong Kong Leader Unveils Battle Plan To Win Talent War

Hong Kong Chief Executive John Lee unveiled a series of new measures designed to “proactively trawl the world for talents” during his inaugural policy address on Wednesday, while underscoring the need to strengthen national security.

Hong Kong Leader Unveils Battle Plan To Win Talent War

23 Sept 2022

Hong Kong to end mandatory quarantine for overseas arrivals with new ‘0+3’ scheme from September 26

Arrivals will not require a pre-flight PCR test but will be screened upon landing under a ‘test-and-go’ practice which will not require them to wait at the airport

Hong Kong to end mandatory quarantine for overseas arrivals with new ‘0+3’ scheme from September 26

20 Mar 2022

Revision of Hong Kong's Anti-Epidemic Efforts

Authorities have been under pressure from city sectors to open up, after more than two years of being closed off from outside world

Revision of Hong Kong's Anti-Epidemic Efforts

11 Feb 2022

Coronavirus Hong Kong: everything you need to know about tighter social-distancing rules

Everything you need to know about tighter social-distancing rules

Coronavirus Hong Kong: everything you need to know about tighter social-distancing rules

18 Nov 2021

EU proposes tougher regulations on exporting trash

The European practice of exporting pollution could soon end as the Commission presented a new proposal for stricter rules on waste shipments.

EU proposes tougher regulations on exporting trash

18 Nov 2021

Hong Kong authorities will criminalise ‘fake news’ only as a last resort

Criminalisation will be the last resort for tackling “fake news” with alternative approaches such as demanding the removal of content and flagging contentious material taking priority, Hong Kong’s No 2 official has said.

Hong Kong authorities will criminalise ‘fake news’ only as a last resort

27 Aug 2021

Hong Kong residents to pay for trash as lawmakers approve waste-charging scheme

Legco passes long-delayed legislation requiring households and shops to pay for rubbish bags expected to cost the average household up to HK$51 a month.

Hong Kong residents to pay for trash as lawmakers approve waste-charging scheme

27 Aug 2021

Hong Kong is 4th most expensive place to keep expats: survey

Hong Kong is the fourth most expensive place in the world to employ expatriates

Hong Kong is 4th most expensive place to keep expats: survey

6 Aug 2021

Hong Kong Eases Entry for Vaccinated Residents, Tourists

Hong Kong will allow vaccinated tourists from all but 10 places in the world to enter the city starting on Aug. 9, a significant easing of some of the tightest border curbs in the world.

Hong Kong Eases Entry for Vaccinated Residents, Tourists

5 Aug 2021

EU proposes world’s first carbon border tax for some imports

The European Commission on Wednesday put forward plans for the world’s first carbon border tax, on imports of carbon-intensive steel, aluminium, cement, fertilisers and electricity, as part of a programme to meet its new climate target.

EU proposes world’s first carbon border tax for some imports

22 Jul 2021

Asean nations left ‘exposed’ by global minimum corporate tax seen forging closer ties with China

The global minimum corporate tax – agreed upon by a Group of 20 finance ministers this month – is set to re-chart the course of international investment flows, creating new uncertainties for Southeast Asian nations that have been striving to lure foreign capital and financial expertise.

Asean nations left ‘exposed’ by global minimum corporate tax seen forging closer ties with China