HK investors who are watching the US stock market for a hint of future investment trend should tune in on what Yellen has to say in front of Congress in the next two days.
Since the victory of Donald Trump in the US presidential election, opinion leaders worldwide, especially those in Brussels, have been putting forward proposals on the evolution of global leadership and warning against the consequences of the United States' refusal to fulfill its global commitments.
Taiwan leader Tsai Ing-wen is playing a dangerous game at the risk of further straining cross-Straits ties.
The number of women conceiving at a relatively advanced age in China rose from 0.9 percent in 1995 to 10 percent in 2015 according to recent reports.
The Democratic People's Republic of Korea on Monday claimed it successfully test-fired a surface-to-surface medium - and long-range ballistic missile Pukguksong-2 on Sunday, according to the state news organization Korean Central News Agency.
While HK’s subway system may be the envy of the world, last week’s shock blaze has put the spotlight on some of its shortcomings.
The fact that one passenger had to pull out a packaged beverage to put out fire on fellow passengers makes the absence of sufficient firefighting equipment all the more conspicuous.
When people object to the development of a small piece of land from the Tai Lam Country Park on grounds of loss of recreational or green areas, they really should also ask: If this piece of land is preserved and not developed, what is the social cost?
Stock market will take a hit because nearly all major listed companies are either directly or indirectly involved in property development.
Any foreign firms that prioritize foreign regulatory compliance now face the risk that previous neglect of local regulatory frameworks may come at a cost.