In wheelchair, paraplegic Lai Chi-wai climbs up skyscraper in Hong Kong
January 17, 2021
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Lai Chi-wai became the first in Hong Kong to climb more than 250 meters of a skyscraper while strapped into a wheelchair as he pulled himself up for more than 10 hours on Saturday to raise money for spinal cord patients.
December 1, 2020
Hong Kong leader reiterates call to stay at home to curb spread of COVID-19
HONG KONG (Reuters) - Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday again urged residents of the densely populated city to stay at home and avoid unnecessary family gatherings as the global financial hub scrambles to contain a rise in coronavirus cases.
August 2, 2020
China sends team to Hong Kong to do widespread coronavirus testing
HONG KONG (Reuters) – Seven Chinese health officials were due to arrive in Hong Kong on Sunday, the first members of a 60-person team that will carry out widespread testing
July 21, 2020
China vows 'forceful counter-attack' in escalating row with Britain over Hong Kong
LONDON/BEIJING (Reuters) – China threatened a “forceful counter-attack” on Tuesday in response to Britain’s announcement that it would suspend its extradition treaty with Hong Kong following Beijing’s introduction of a
July 16, 2020
China slams US response to Hong Kong security law as 'gangster logic'
HONG KONG (Reuters) – China accused the United States of 'gangster logic' after US President Donald Trump ordered an end to Hong Kong’s special status under US law in response
July 14, 2020
CAA verifies licences of 21 pilots working in Oman, Hong Kong Int’l Airlines
KARACHI (92 News) – Licences of 21 Pakistani pilots, working in Oman and Hong Kong International Airlines, have been verified and cleared by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) on Tuesday. The
July 9, 2020
Australian PM suspends extradition treaty, extends visas for Hong Kong citizens
SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Thursday announced measures to assist Hong Kong citizens start a new life in Australia, including extending visas by five years, after