HK govt offers one-off allowance of $10k for new arrivals from low-income families
The Community Care Fund (CCF) is offering a one-off allowance of HK$10,000 to new arrivals from low-income families under the "One-off Allowance for New Arrivals from Low-income Families" scheme.
Hong Kong09-28 18:43:38
Coronavirus | Hong Kong adding new medical facilities against possible winter outbreak
With the central government's support, Hong Kong is building a makeshift hospital and adding new treatment facilities in AsiaWorld-Expo (AWE) in case a new wave of the COVID-19 epidemic breaks out in winter.
Hong Kong09-27 18:28:17
Coronavirus | HK reports 6 new infections, with a imported case
Hong Kong reported six new coronavirus cases today (Sept. 27), including one local infection of an unknown source.
Hong Kong09-27 17:39:59
National security law crucial to restoring peace in Hong Kong: various sectors
Violent incidents have declined significantly in Hong Kong, and peace and stability have been gradually restored since the national security law took effect nearly three months ago, representatives of various sectors in Hong Kong said.
Hong Kong09-27 12:04:47
Livestreaming promotes Hong Kong products to more mainland consumers
The show started at 7:30 p.m. local time Friday on various livestreaming platforms like Taobao, Douyin, etc, which drew an audience of 5 million within half an hour.
Hong Kong09-27 11:57:43
Construction worker gets 4 years for rioting
A 26-year-old construction worker, Shum Hiu-lun, was jailed for four years on Friday for rioting and common assault during an illegal protest outside the Hong Kong police headquarters in Wan Chai on June 26 last year.
Hong Kong09-27 11:47:25
Carrie Lam backs police' media registration rules
Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor has thrown her weight behind the police’s move to amend front-line rules for the media, saying it’s an “objective” and “open” decision that ensures all media can be treated equally.
Hong Kong09-27 11:38:06
CE: Cross-boundary travel talks to resume as epidemic eases
As the local epidemic situation stabilizes, Hong Kong will restart discussions with Guangdong province and Macao on resuming cross-boundary travel with the use of a health code system, Hong Kong’s chief executive said on Friday.
Hong Kong09-27 11:22:47
Coronavirus | HK records another day with no local cases
Health authorities reported that no local coronavirus infections were reported in the city on Saturday (Sept. 26) and the lone COVID-19 case recorded was a cargo plane crew who flew in from Bahrain.
Hong Kong09-27 11:15:01
China rejects Western accusation at UN rights forum on Hong Kong, Xinjiang
China's Mission to the UN office at Geneva on Friday denied accusations of harming human rights in Hong Kong and Xinjiang after the West rebuked China at the UN Human Rights Council.
Hong Kong09-27 11:02:25
Ocean Park to introduce 'Green Staycation' for yoga and camping in Oct
Ocean Park will launch "Green Staycation" in October, allowing visitors to do yoga and meditate at various locations in the park, including the artificial lake, aquarium and "North Pole Encounter" under the gaze of sea lions and seals.
Hong Kong09-25 16:05:09
Disneyland reopens after two months of closure
Dozens of fans streamed into the Hong Kong Disneyland on Friday (Sept. 25) as it reopened its doors after two months.
Hong Kong09-25 12:37:54
Hong Kong students triumph at 32nd International Olympiad in Informatics
Secretary for Education of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) government Kevin Yeung Thursday (Sept. 24) congratulated a team of Hong Kong students who won one gold and two bronze medals at the 32nd International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI).
Hong Kong09-25 12:16:47
Hong Kong's exports down 2.3 pct in August
Hong Kong's exports recorded a year-on-year decrease of 2.3 percent in August, according to the Census and Statistics Department of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region government on Thursday (Sept. 24).
Hong Kong09-25 12:16:38
National security law responds to urgent needs of people in HKSAR: Chinese diplomat
The national security law for China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) has filled up the gaping loopholes in safeguarding national security in HKSAR and responded to the urgent needs of people there, a senior Chinese diplomat said on Wednesday (Sept. 23).