05 Jan 2017tampabay.com - In China, Big Brother may be selling your personal dataIt is either being sold by the police and authorities — or outsiders are hacking into national databases, Bandurski wrote.
03 Jan 2017bbc.com - New beginning for illegally traded endangered speciesIllegally traded endangered species that escape, forming secondary populations, offer hope for their long-term survival, a study suggests.
30 Dec 2016Hawaii Public Radio - Asia Minute: Hong Kong’s Surprising Marine BiodiversityWhen it comes to marine biodiversity, the waters around Hong Kong are a showcase. That news comes from a year and a half long study by scientists at the University of Hong Kong’s Swire Institute of Marine Science.
13 Dec 2016supchina.com - When a typo is no laughing matterDavid Bandurski discusses the dangers of editing mistakes in Chinese media.
13 Dec 2016mdalert.com - Yoga may be effective add-on therapy for psychosis in women with schizophreniaDr. H.M. Lee and colleagues at the University of Hong Kong carried out a randomized controlled trial in 124 women diagnosed with schizophrenia spectrum within five years of early onset psychosis. They ranged from 16 to 60 years of age
05 Dec 2016irinnews.org - If Trump’s America shrinks humanitarian support, will China fill the void?“The white paper focuses on development, but it does not promise anything about democracy, personal freedom and human rights,” said Xu Guoqi, a professor of history at the University of Hong Kong who is writing a book called The Idea of China.
01 Dec 2016asianscientist.com - HKU Quantum Scientist Becomes Asia’s First CIFAR-Azrieli Global ScholarDr. Giulio Chiribella was selected under a new international initiative to identify potential world leaders in research.
23 Nov 2016cnn.com - 5 reasons why South Korea's president is unlikely to quitWhile calls for Park to resign have grown in the wake of her corruption scandal, Paul Cha, an assistant professor specializing in modern Korean history at the University of Hong Kong, told CNN, that there were still no concrete reasons for Park to step do
22 Nov 2016Time. com - Donald Trump’s Pledge to Withdraw U.S. From TPP Opens the Door for China“TPP [would be] a good thing in the long run because it sets high standards for international trade and investment,” says Professor Larry Qiu of Hong Kong University’s School of Economics and Finance.
31 Oct 2016bbc.com - Did a story about rape take down a Chinese TV show?There are few official statistics and national-level studies looking into rape and sexual violence in China, said Edward Chan Ko-ling, a social work professor at the University of Hong Kong.
31 Oct 2016asianscientist.com - HKU’s Ron Hui Named UK Royal Academy Of Engineering Fellow Professor Hui was recognized for his research on environmentally-friendly technologies, energy saving features and reduction of electronic waste.
31 Oct 2016mypaper.sg - Hong Kong team develops tiny robot to attack cancerA RESEARCH team from the University of Hong Kong has developed the world's first light-guided nanorobot, with the potential to travel through the bloodstream to help remove tumours and block growth of cancer cells.