Fin: The Movie

Hollywood’s latest scary movie is all about saving some of the 100 million sharks slaughtered every year.

OceansAsia founder Gary Stokes has finally revealed the secret project he has been taking part in and it’s a real life scary shark movie. “Everybody does blame China, (more…)

Homeless in Hong Kong

“The more people who know about this situation will result in more people caring and it’s so important that we open up more eyes to the struggles of our neighbours.” Jeff Rotmeyer, Founder, ImpactHK

How many homeless people are there in HK? This is a question we are asked so many times. In order to answer this question, we must first understand (more…)

Disease v Epidemic

We remain vigilant but cautiously optimistic.

by OtandP Healthcare Education and information are key factors in the management of infectious disease. The distinction between the disease and the epidemic is key. During SARS we (more…)


By Shvietta Sethi Today as I look back, I feel a sense of nostalgia for the good old days. The simplicity and the slowness of those days had an endearing quality that we seem to miss in this hyper fast and super connected world.

By Shvietta Sethi I remember speaking with a friend in the late 80’s in my home town of Delhi when 2020 seemed so far away. We wondered what (more…)

Are You Okay?

“I pledge to ask #HowOkayAreYou and join Mind HK’s movement to confront the stigma surrounding mental health by having honest conversations about the way I feel and asking you how you feel.”

It’s time to break the stigma and talking about mental health is the key. We’re here to make it easier. Are You Okay? Flip the script on an (more…)

The web of life

Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves.

All things share the same breath – the beast, the tree, the man … the air shares its spirit with all the life it supports. Humankind has not (more…)

An overview of wellness

By Dr. Anthony Perillo — Wellness involves a delicate balance between one’s physical, emotional, spiritual, intellectual, and social health; or, an active process of becoming aware of and making choices toward a more successful existence.

What is wellness? By Dr. Anthony Perillo Wellness involves a delicate balance between one’s physical, emotional, spiritual, intellectual and social health; or an active process of becoming aware (more…)

Water wise

Water is our most precious resource. Local fresh water supply is a service easily taken for granted, aside from the singe-use plastic story. With the volume of pollution (more…)

M’sai … waanbo.

Realistically, there is nothing environmentally friendly about our modern lifestyle of convenience. Instead of distributing printed posters and flyers and cards destined for the landfills, we can learn (more…)