Edition Sep 18

Society

China’s 2022 Olympic mascots have unusual names

by Qin Chen

Photo: Youtube/Beijing 2022

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Edition Sep 18

Politics

Chinese editor complains about ‘over the top’ internet control

by Alan Wong

Photo: EPA-EFE/Roman Pilipey

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Edition Sep 18

Business

Why a Chinese chemical firm dropped its Louisiana plant

by Mark Magnier

Photo: Reuters/Chris Helgren

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Edition Sep 18

Politics

Some Hong Kong protesters want to take matters into their own hands

by Sum Lok-kei

Photo: SCMP/Edmond So

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Edition Sep 18

Opinion

Protests expose the gulf between Hong Kong and mainland China

by Lijia Zhang

Photo: Bloomberg/Paul Yeung

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Edition Sep 18

Society

Transgender choir seeks acceptance in China

by Yuki Tsang

Photo: AFP

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