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Builders' union calls for new safety rules after Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge

Builders' union calls for new safety rules after Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge … After a construction worker on the Hong Kong-Zhuhai-Macau bridge died on Friday when his excavator fell into the sea, leaders of the city's construction union yesterday called for heightened measures to avoid similar incidents in the future. Chow Luen … Full News here […]

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Traffic resumes after Hong Kong clears protesters

Traffic resumes after Hong Kong clears protesters HONG KONG — Traffic was back to normal Friday in Hong Kong's financial district after authorities demolished a protest camp at the heart of the city's 2 ½-month pro-democracy movement. Hundreds of police officers, some armed with chain saws and bolt … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Hong Kong media tycoon resigns after arrest

Hong Kong media tycoon resigns after arrest Hong Kong publishing tycoon Jimmy Lai, an outspoken critic of Beijing, has stepped down as editor-in-chief of the popular Apple Daily newspaper after being arrested for refusing to leave a key pro-democracy protest site in the centre of the city. Hong … Full News here – Read more […]

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Hong Kong trading in Birmingham City holdings company suspended after

Hong Kong trading in Birmingham City holdings company suspended after … Trading in the Hong Kong-listed Birmingham International, the company that controls Birmingham City Football Club in Britain, was halted yesterday following an online tirade by the club's director, Hong Kong businessman Peter Pannu. Pannu, right-hand … Full News here – Read more on South China […]

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Tensions soar after night of clashes in Hong Kong

Tensions soar after night of clashes in Hong Kong Alex Chow, a student leader from the Hong Kong Federation of Students, lambasted the former colony's leaders for failing to offer concessions. “Dialogue is fine but the government must offer concrete solutions,” he said. Confrontations resumed at … Full News here – Read more on Telegraph.co.uk

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Hong Kong protesters clash with police after new clampdown

Hong Kong protesters clash with police after new clampdown The protests, which have lasted well beyond many people's expectations, drew more than 100,000 on to the streets of Hong Kong at the peak. While numbers have dwindled, they have swelled to several thousand at weekends and at key moments given a … Full News here – […]

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Hong Kong launches new anti-drugs measures after announced Beijing

Hong Kong launches new anti-drugs measures after announced Beijing … Hong Kong has signalled its intention to get on board Beijing's recently announced nationwide drug crackdown with a host of new measures, including a ban on designer drug methoxetamine and the setting up of an anti-smuggling task force to boost … Full News here – Read […]

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Hong Kong banks accused of racism after Pakistani man is asked why he wants

Hong Kong banks accused of racism after Pakistani man is asked why he wants … Taken aback, Mehmood – who came to Hong Kong in April on a dependent visa and had prepared all the necessary documents – told the member of staff he was Pakistani. The employee then asked him and his wife to […]

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After 2 Months, Hong Kong Residents Want Protesters To Head Home

After 2 Months, Hong Kong Residents Want Protesters To Head Home "I think they should leave, because it's been two months," says Wisdom Cheng after picking up his associate's degree last week at a graduation ceremony at City University of Hong Kong. "The government still didn't reply," adds Cheng, who participated … Full News here […]

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Hong Kong journalists blacklisted by Philippines after questioning Aquino at

Hong Kong journalists blacklisted by Philippines after questioning Aquino at … The Hong Kong Journalists Association described the alleged blacklist as "very unwise and uncivilised", saying the authorities were apparently retaliating against the journalists who covered Apec. In that incident, they were hauled away and had their … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Demonstrators in Hong Kong being removed after court order

Demonstrators in Hong Kong being removed after court order The protesters oppose the Chinese government's requirement for a panel of Beijing-friendly elites to screen candidates in the inaugural 2017 election for Hong Kong's top official. Chinese authorities have declared the gatherings illegal and neither the … Full News here – Read more on CBS News

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Hong Kong luxury car owners arrested in Shenzhen after hitting 251km/h in

Hong Kong luxury car owners arrested in Shenzhen after hitting 251km/h in … Thirteen luxury car owners from Hong Kong were arrested on the mainland after reaching speeds of up to 251km/h in an illegal race on the highway connecting Shenzhen and Guangzhou, local media said. The suspects, all permanent Hong Kong residents, … Full News […]

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New Clashes in Hong Kong After Activists Retake Streets

New Clashes in Hong Kong After Activists Retake Streets HONG KONG — The police clashed with hundreds of pro-democracy protesters in the densely populated Mong Kok neighborhood early Sunday in the second straight day of violence after demonstrators recaptured blocks of city streets from the police. Full News here – Read more on New York […]

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See's Stock Doubles After Hong Kong Star Nicholas Tse Becomes Biggest

See's Stock Doubles After Hong Kong Star Nicholas Tse Becomes Biggest … Shares in Hong Kong-listed film and television program producer See Corp. more than doubled in trading on Friday on word that Nicholas Tse would become the company's largest shareholder. See said on Thursday that it would buy 60% of Tse-owned … Full News here […]

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One Month After Tear Gas, Hong Kong Protesters Ponder Their Next Step

One Month After Tear Gas, Hong Kong Protesters Ponder Their Next Step Tuesday evening in front of Hong Kong's Central Government Complex seemed at first glance like any other in recent memory, with pro-democracy protesters milling around the tent-filled section of highway they have christened Umbrella Square. Full News here – Read more on TIME

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