CTU becomes latest Hong Kong group to disband

The Confederation of Trade Unions (CTU) announced on Sunday evening that its members had voted to disband the group, putting the decision down to political pressure. Fifty-seven voted in favour of dissolving the umbrella union, eight voted against, and there were two abstentions, the group said. At a press briefing,...

HK records five imported Covid infections

The Centre for Health Protection on Saturday reported five imported Covid-19 infections, with all of them carrying Covid mutations. The patients arrived from India, the Philippines, Germany and France. All of them had been vaccinated against the coronavirus earlier and were asymptomatic. Three of them, who tested positive after landing...

Pillar of Shame faces removal from HKU: Reports

The University of Hong Kong (HKU) is reportedly planning to remove from campus the Pillar of Shame, a sculpture that commemorates those who died on June 4, 1989 in Beijing. The monument was created by a Danish artist and gifted to the now-defunct Hong Kong Alliance in Support of Patriotic...

Tang blasts online comments on dead officer

Security Secretary Chris Tang has expressed anger over online remarks made by several disciplinary force officers, in which they allegedly mocked the death of a policewoman during an anti-smuggling operation. Appearing emotional during a radio show on Saturday as he commented on the online comments on her death, Tang criticised...

Trump asks court to reinstate his Twitter account

Then US president Donald Trump speaks during an event to announce the nomination of Kirstjen Nielsen to be secretary of Homeland Security, in the East Room of the White House, Oct 12, 2017, in Washington. (EVAN VUCCI / AP) Former US president Donald Trump asked a federal judge to force...

SAFEPOKEMAN Introduces $SPKMAN on Binance Smart Chain

London, UK, Oct 3, 2021 - (ACN Newswire via SEAPRWire.com) - SAFEPOKEMAN AUCTIONS, a decentralized penny auction marketplace announces the presale of its BEP20 Binance token, $SPKMAN, on Binance Smart Chain with 11% of its 1 quadrillion $SPKMAN tokens in circulation, up for distribution to participants. Presale opens on October...