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Lifeguards on ‘sickout’ force HK$800m Victoria Park public pool to close

Swimmers at Victoria Park public pool were left high and dry today as a shortage of lifeguards involved in a staffing dispute forced the facility to close for four hours. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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End of an era: city’s last cotton mill to close

The Tai Hing Cotton Mill was one of the success stories of Hong Kong’s manufacturing boom in the 1960s and 1970s. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Hong Kong shares close slightly up

Hong Kong shares close slightly up Beijing – Hong Kong shares finished slightly higher on Monday in subdued trade, with a strong performance from blue chips including Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd pulling up the index. The Hang Seng Index closed up 0.2 percent at 23,038.8. Full News here – Read more on Independent […]

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FS: Gov’t keeps close eye on property market

Financial Secretary John Tsang says the Government is keeping a close watch on the property market, and will respond appropriately as the situation warrants.   Speaking to the media today, Mr Tsang referred to an International Monetary Fund report published yesterday. It noted the fiscal measures the Government has deployed will be needed to spur […]

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Hong Kong stocks close down 0.24%

Hong Kong stocks close down 0.24% Hong Kong shares have slipped 0.24 per cent following losses on Wall Street and as traders remain wary over the Crimean crisis. The benchmark Hang Seng Index lost 53.30 points on Thursday to finish at 21,834.45 on turnover of $ HK88.11 billion ($ A12.36 … Full News here – Read […]

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Footpath to close for works

A portion of the Mong Lung Street footpath near Shau Kei Wan MTR Station Exit B1 will be closed for the station’s improvement works.   Part of the footpath will be permanently closed and altered from March 14 to make room for a new external MTR lift, while another part will be temporarily closed and […]

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China tech giants lift Hong Kong shares, Tencent at record close

China tech giants lift Hong Kong shares, Tencent at record close The Hang Seng Index ended up 0.4 percent at 22,986.4 points, while the China Enterprises Index of the leading offshore Chinese listings in Hong Kong slipped 0.1 percent as turnover remained anemic. Tencent shares closed up 0.8 percent, paring gains … Full News here – […]

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Hong Kong shares close up 0.2 pct, Power Assets slips

Hong Kong shares close up 0.2 pct, Power Assets slips Power Assets fell 1.4 percent after it slashed the size of a Hong Kong initial public offering of its electricity business by nearly one-third to $ 3.6 billion because of a lower expected valuation and its decision to keep a large stake in the business […]

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Hong Kong stocks close down 0.91%

Hong Kong stocks close down 0.91% As well as Hong Kong, Tokyo, Seoul and Shanghai also fell Thursday. On the Hang Seng Index, Industrial & Commercial Bank of China fell 2.0 percent to HK$ 4.94, China Construction Bank slid 1.77 percent to HK$ 5.54 while Tencent was down 1.69 percent … Full News here – Read […]

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Hong Kong stocks close 0.51% lower

Hong Kong stocks close 0.51% lower Hong Kong shares have slipped 0.51 per cent, in line with a regional sell-off after losses on Wall Street and ahead of next week's key US Federal Reserve policy meeting. The benchmark Hang Seng Index ended down 120.12 points at 23,218.12 on turnover … Full News here – Read more […]

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Hong Kong close lower

Hong Kong close lower Hong Kong – Hong Kong shares ended 0.28 percent lower on Tuesday after a top Federal Reserve official hinted that the US central bank could announce a wind down of its stimulus as early as next week. The benchmark Hang Seng Index edged down 66.98 … Full News here – Read more […]

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Hong Kong shares close lower, off 10-month high

Hong Kong shares close lower, off 10-month high The China Enterprises Index of the top Chinese listings in Hong Kong sank 0.9 percent. The HSBC China flash purchasing managers' index (PMI) came in at 50.4 in November from October's 50.9 final reading — its first month-on-month drop in the pace of … Full News here – […]

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Hong Kong stocks close 0.73% lower

Hong Kong stocks close 0.73% lower Hong Kong stocks have closed 0.73 per cent lower, with many investors sidelined before the end of a meeting in China that is expected to map out broad policies for the world's second-largest economy. The benchmark Hang Seng Index on Tuesday ended … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Hong Kong stocks close 1.43% higher

Hong Kong stocks close 1.43% higher Hong Kong stocks have closed 1.43 per cent higher following better than expected Chinese and US economic data and a report that Beijing will open state firms to greater private investment. The benchmark Hang Seng Index on Monday ended up 325.46 … Full News here – Read more on Ninemsn

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Hong Kong shares close at one-week low, Chinese banks slide

Hong Kong shares close at one-week low, Chinese banks slide HONG KONG Nov 5 (Reuters) – Hong Kong shares closed at their lowest in a week on Tuesday, with Chinese financials hurt by fears of more competition and the market roiled by hawkish comments from China's premier. The official Chinese media reported … Full News here […]

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