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Five children's books about Paris that inspire Hong Kong family to visit

Five children's books about Paris that inspire Hong Kong family to visit Last month, my husband and I started brainstorming our next holiday while we were, funnily enough, on holiday. We considered Amsterdam, Prague and cities in Spain or Italy. And then our eyes lit up at the idea of going back to Paris, the […]

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Hong Kong: what can it teach us about property bubbles?

Hong Kong: what can it teach us about property bubbles? The Hong Kong Monetary Authority was aware that, because of the “currency peg”, Hong Hong's banking system was vulnerable to multiple boom-and-bust cycles, bank runs and currency crises. They knew of the acute risks inherent in an open economy with … Full News here – Read […]

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Indonesian Maid Speaks Out About Abuse in Hong Kong

Indonesian Maid Speaks Out About Abuse in Hong Kong The markets on Po Hong Road that spill onto the sidewalks sell fresh meat, fresh fish, fresh vegetables — essentials for the nearly 4,000 kitchens that soar hundreds of feet above in the publicly subsidized Hong Kong housing estate called Beverly Garden. Full News here – […]

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Ed Sheeran talks about his love for touring ahead of Hong Kong gig

Ed Sheeran talks about his love for touring ahead of Hong Kong gig With the passion that Ed Sheeran has for his music and the fervour he inspires in his fans, it's little wonder tickets for his world tour are difficult to come by. When 48 Hours talked to him by phone recently, the English […]

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What young people really think about housing in Hong Kong

What young people really think about housing in Hong Kong There have even been suggestions that the political protests were fuelled as much by housing as democratic deficits. It is certainly impossible to disentangle housing from wider politics. So what do youth in Hong Kong actually think about housing and … Full News here – […]

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Hong Kong's Remaining Protest Sites Are About to Be Cleared

Hong Kong's Remaining Protest Sites Are About to Be Cleared Demonstrators Continue to Occupy Streets In Hong Kong A man is silhouetted walking past tents on a flyover in the Admiralty district of Hong Kong on Dec. 9, 2014. Pro-democracy demonstrators in Hong Kong are bracing for police to clear part of their … Full […]

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What Old Hong Kong Tells Us About Occupy Central

What Old Hong Kong Tells Us About Occupy Central China's World columnist Andrew Browne shows us his childhood neighborhood in Hong Kong and talks to people about the Occupy Central movement. Transcript. This transcript has been automatically generated and may not be 100% accurate. … this is the … Full News here – Read more on […]

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What can the government really do about home prices in Hong Kong?

What can the government really do about home prices in Hong Kong? Hong Kong property prices hit a record in June, raising questions about the effectiveness of the government's measures to cool down the property market. The Rating and Valuation Department's monthly price index for private homes climbed to a record 249 … Full News […]

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Caution about Hong Kong's economic outlook is warranted

Caution about Hong Kong's economic outlook is warranted The stock market has been on a roll, buoyed by positive sentiment over the launch in October of two-way share trading between Hong Kong and Shanghai. Home owners could never have been happier; housing prices hit record highs in June. Continuing low … Full News here – Read […]

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Passengers thrown about Hong Kong-bound plane by turbulence

Passengers thrown about Hong Kong-bound plane by turbulence Two people remained in hospital last night after air turbulence tossed passengers and crew around a Hong Kong-bound jet yesterday, injuring 20. Witnesses told of passengers being thrown out of their seats and hitting the ceiling and overhead lockers of … Full News here – Read more […]

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Talking about core values while ignoring our minorities

Core values are like mission statements. They are things we would like to think we treasure and practise, something to feel good about ourselves. So business leaders have their core values for Hong Kong like a free market and respect for private property. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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UK and European chambers of commerce very concerned about governance in Hong Kong, says lawmaker

The British and European chambers of commerce in Hong Kong are concerned about electoral reform and governance issues in the city, according to pan-democrats who met with the UK’s consul general today. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Former private eye fined for misleading customers about detective business

First service provider prosecuted under revamped trade descriptions law gets HK$ 30,000 penalty. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Anti-Aids group hands out free condoms to teach youth about safe sex

Young clubbers can now get free condoms as part of an anti-Aids campaign that aims to promote safe sex among the youth. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Hong Kong in Lego form? Everything about these photos is awesome

Hong Kong in Lego form? Everything about these photos is awesome (CNN) — Maybe we've seen "The LEGO Movie" too many times. But we couldn't help breaking into an enthusiastic rendition of "Everything is Awesome" when we came across these Hong Kong-themed Lego photos by 36-year-old photographer Ric Tse. Full News here – Read more […]

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