Hong Kong

Hong Kong locks down thousands

Critics countered that poverty and a lack of affordable housing forcing people to live in cramped conditions were to blame for the virus spreading more …

by · Saturday, 23 January 2021 · Hong Kong, Thailand

Manila among 36 ‘pioneer cities’ in global initiative for digital innovation

PH, the technology consulting arm of the Roxas-Kalaw Foundation for the Eradication of Poverty, and the Good City Foundation, a Hong Kong-based …

by · Thursday, 19 November 2020 · Hong Kong, Philippines

Hong Kong-based NGO raises more than P80 million for poor Filipinos

A local pastor uses poverty scorecard to guide the selection. Once a week, for 4 months, ICM "Transform" trainers join the pastor and community …

by · Monday, 28 October 2019 · Hong Kong, Philippines

Hong Kong parking space sold for almost $1 million

… the gap in equality that has helped fuel nearly 5 months of demonstrations in the financial hub, where one in 5 people live below the poverty line …

by · Friday, 25 October 2019 · Hong Kong, Philippines

Amid gleaming skyscrapers, Hong Kong’s poor set aside hardships and join protests

… in the pursuit of wealth, is now home to more billionaires than any other in the world barring New York, but one in 5 of its people live in poverty.

by · Monday, 30 September 2019 · Hong Kong, Philippines