Archiv für 'HK/Macao'

Did Japan more good than harm to China during the early 20th century?

Friday, 15.5.2020

Hong Kong Education Bureau moves to invalidate exam question on Sino-Japanese pre-WWII relations that prompted Beijing complaint. Chan Ho-him and Gary Cheung. Quelle: SCMP.

Denise Ho Confronts Hong Kong’s New Political Reality

Friday, 18.1.2019

As Beijing chips away at the territory’s freedoms, the Cantopop singer has become its emblematic figure—embattled, emboldened, and unbeholden. Von Jiayang Fan. Quelle: The New Yorker.

Defiant Hong Kong football fans boo China’s national anthem

Tuesday, 14.11.2017

Von Benjamin Haas. Quelle: Guardian.

[Hongkong:] 1967, June 4 are ‘relatively less important’: govt

Friday, 3.11.2017


China says it has right to bar people from Hong Kong after British activist expelled

Friday, 13.10.2017

Von Venus Wu und Ben Blanchard. Quelle: Reuters.

Hong Kong produced 400 films a year in the early 90s, but that number has dropped to around 60 today

Sunday, 30.7.2017

It’s fade out for Hong Kong’s film industry as China moves into the spotlight Von Celine Ge (SCMP).

China tears up promises to UK and shows the world who is in charge

Sunday, 2.7.2017

Xi Jinping offered no concessions on civil liberties during his visit to Hong Kong. Meinungsartikel des Guardian.

China’s Xi sees ‘challenges’ in Hong Kong as Beijing dismisses any UK role

Saturday, 1.7.2017

Von Greg Torode und Venus Wu. Quelle: Reuters.

THEMA DER WOCHE: 20. Jahrestag der Übergabe Hongkongs

Friday, 30.6.2017

Quelle: Merics

Hong Kong’s new chief [Carrie Lam]: detention of booksellers in China not our concern

Tuesday, 27.6.2017

Von Benjamin Haas. Quelle: Guardian.

It would be difficult for the traditional ‘gwok’

Tuesday, 13.6.2017

Hong Kong fireworks display for 20th handover anniversary sparks controversy over use of simplified Chinese characters Von Jane Li (SCMP).

Hong Kong’s annual cross-harbour swim race to return to Tsim Sha Tsui after 40 years, as water quality improves

Saturday, 10.6.2017

Von Jane Li. Quelle: SCMP.

Belt and Road middleman role is a dead end for Hong Kong

Wednesday, 10.5.2017

Von Jake Van Der Kamp. Quelle: SCMP.

Things you probably didn’t know about Chungking Mansions

Thursday, 20.4.2017

Von Frank Chen. Quelle: EJ Insight.

What Carrie Lam should do to improve the education sector

Wednesday, 12.4.2017

Von Ip Kin-yuen. Quelle:

Filipino maid turned photographer wins fresh acclaim

Wednesday, 8.3.2017


Hong Kong can create its own smog, researchers say

Monday, 6.3.2017

Von Ernest Kao. Quelle: SCMP.

Sucked into the black hole of China’s security state

Monday, 13.2.2017

‘The darkest time’: Hong Kong reels over bizarre disappearance of Chinese billionaire Xiao Jianhua vanished from his luxury hotel residence, reportedly spirited away by China’s state security in a wheelchair and covered by a sheet (Guardian).

Not saying no, from a Chinese family, is the strongest sign of support

Friday, 10.2.2017

The Hong Kong banker who gave up his career to negotiate with Taliban kidnappers and help victims of Syrian civil war
“Frontline Red Cross worker Jason Yip …” Von Tessa Chan. Quelle: SCMP.

Why I Quit My Job at a Language Training Company

Thursday, 2.2.2017

Seeing how teachers and salespeople exploit students’ anxieties left me disillusioned and cynical. Von Lu Dan. Quelle:

The mixed fortunes of Eurasians: how Hong Kong, China and US viewed intermarriage

Wednesday, 1.2.2017

Von Kate Whitehead. Quelle: SCMP.

A Palace Museum in Hong Kong …

Tuesday, 17.1.2017

… opens door to a wealth of treasures Von Enid Tsui (SCMP).

The roadside retribution vendors

Tuesday, 10.1.2017

Hong Kong’s ‘villain hitters’ use sorcery to vent political anger Von Benjamin Haas und Eric Cheung (Guardian).

Children coming to the city for their education from across the border

Monday, 9.1.2017

Learning, the hard way – Why Hong Kong and mainland China are scoring poorly on cross-border schooling (SCMP)

Jonathan Wattis on his 30 years in Hong Kong’s antiques trade

Monday, 2.1.2017

The British dealer in antique maps, rare books, painting and photographs remembers when Central felt like a village. Von Annemarie Evans. Quelle: SCMP.