Life in a megacity comes at a high premium. In Hong Kong, the costs of living have exploded in recent years, making life almost unlivable for 1 in 6.
A pro-Beijing election reform plan has been unveiled in Hong Kong by the government. The changes have the backing of China, but lack the support of opposition lawmakers.
A new generation of boxing stars is popularizing the sport in China more and more. According to DW columnist Frank Sieren, international groups are benefiting from the hype.
In the future, millions of Chinese will have to refrain from their daily shopping trips to Hong Kong. That's also a way of boosting consumption on the mainland, DW columnist Frank Sieren writes.
Hong Kong authorities have confirmed that China will limit the number of its residents visiting the city with immediate effect. The influx of visitors from the Shenzhen city has been a cause of tension in Hong Kong.