主持人：Jim Gould and Mike Rowse
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On Thursday's Backchat we're talking about China's latest space mission.
The Shenzhou-16 spacecraft has successfully docked with Tiangong space station after sending China's first civilian into space.
And as they're orbiting around the earth around 400 kilometres above the surface, the crew will carry out all sorts of experiments – from quantum physics and further verifying Einstein's General Theory of Relativity, to even probing the origins of life.
What's the significance of this latest milestone in China's space programme? How fast is China's aerospace technology developing? And how long will it take before we can send a HongKonger into space?
After 9:45am, we'll look at efforts by the WWF and the Chinese University to revive Hong Kong's corals.
9:00am-9:45am: China's latest space mission
9:00am-9:45am: Prof. Quentin Parker, Director of the Laboratory for Space Research, Department of Physics, The University of Hong Kong
9:00am-9:30am: Dr. Xu Bing, Research Assistant Professor, Department of Aeronautical and Aviation Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
9:15am-9:25am: Dr. Sara Webb, Research Astrophysicist and Mission Director for the Swinburne Youth Space Innovation Challenge, Swinburne University of Technology (Australia)
9:30am-9:45am: Prof. Hon Ming Lam, Director of the Centre for Soybean Research, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
9:45am-10:00am: Coral reefs
9:45am-10:00am: Kelvin So, Project Manager, Oceans Conservation, WWF Hong Kong
主持人：Jim Gould and Mike Rowse
8:30am-9:15am: property market outlook
8:30am-9:00am: Nelson Wong, executive director of research at JLL in Hong Kong
8:30am-9:15am: Dr Rita Li, Director of Sustainable Real Estate Research Center; Associate Professor, Department of Economics and Finance, HK Shue Yan University
9:00am-9:15am: Hannah Jeong, head of Valuation Advisory, Colliers
9:15am-9:30am: Covid update
9:15am-9:30am: Vijaykrishna Dhanasekaran, Associate Professor, Division of Public Health Laboratory Sciences, HKU’s School of Public Health
On Monday's Backchat, we’ll discuss the property market outlook, in a time of increased borrowing costs and with mortgage rates starting to rise.
HSBC and Standard Chartered have raised the cap on Hibor-linked home loans by 25 basis points, with more banks expected to follow suit.
How much will this affect the property market? What about the economy?
After 9:15am we'll bring you another Covid-19 update.