School bus crash victim recalls seeing 89-year-old boss and his crushed wheelchair trapped under vehicle after accident that killed 4 in Hong Kong

Marjorie Nim Salvador could not stop crying on Tuesday as she described the moment she saw her 89-year-old employer, and his crushed wheelchair, trapped underneath a runaway school bus. The Filipino d...

‘Headline guy’ Donald Trump urged by former US trade negotiator to reject China’s offer to buy more American goods

An offer to import more American goods as a means of defusing the trade war with China should be rejected by US officials, said the former head of trade negotiations with the mainland, who dismissed s...

If Hong Kong property market enters downward cycle, we will consider easing measures, says monetary authority chief

Hong Kong’s property market is not in a downward cycle yet, Norman Chan Tak-lam, chief executive of the Hong Kong Monetary Authority, said on Tuesday. “If the property market enters a downward cycle, ...

Amid China’s increased maritime assertiveness, Japan plans to put fighter jets on its aircraft carriers for the first time since 1945

Japan plans to upgrade its helicopter carriers to transport and launch fighter jets as China becomes increasingly assertive in the waters around the East Asian archipelago. On Tuesday, the country’s r...

Occupy trio should be held responsible for what they did a year before protest began, Hong Kong’s top prosecutor tells court

The freedom to protest does not include the right to camp out on the city’s roads, Hong Kong’s top prosecutor told the trial of nine leaders of the 2014 Occupy movement on Tuesday. David Leung Cheuk-y...