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A Simple News Photo from Hong Kong Puts a Frame Around the Economic

A Simple News Photo from Hong Kong Puts a Frame Around the Economic … To the extent that the battle for political and economic justice is tough to render when it comes to news photography, the government headquarters building in Hong Kong (which, no surprise, is indistinguishable from the office tower) actually serves as … […]

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Occupy Central: A Hong Kong Protest Evolved From Planned Sit-In To

Occupy Central: A Hong Kong Protest Evolved From Planned Sit-In To … The eye-catching Occupy movement in Hong Kong has been winding down since Oct. 6. Students are going to have a dialogue with the government on Friday. There is still debate in town on whether protesters should retreat completely. As the decision … Full News […]

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Democracy on Trial in Hong Kong: Expect Nothing From Beijing

Democracy on Trial in Hong Kong: Expect Nothing From Beijing Hong Kong is in the midst of its most challenging political crisis since the handover in 1997. While the initial focus was on the nature of the election for chief executive, it rapidly broadened. The nature of Hong Kong's governance has always been the … […]

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From Tibet to Taiwan, China's Periphery Watches Hong Kong Protests Intently

From Tibet to Taiwan, China's Periphery Watches Hong Kong Protests Intently BEIJING — As hundreds of protesters continue to occupy the streets of Hong Kong, challenging China's Communist Party leaders with calls for greater democracy, much of the world anxiously awaits signs of how Beijing will react to their demands. But the … Full News here […]

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News | Updates From Hong Kong Protests

News | Updates From Hong Kong Protests At 7 a.m., a few dozen protesters remained camped out at the entrance to the Hong Kong chief executive's office here in Admiralty, mostly sitting around chatting amongst themselves or snoozing after a long night. Barricades blocking access to the … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters face threat from criminal triads

Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters face threat from criminal triads Peaceful pro-democracy protesters in Hong Kong are facing a new threat from violent factions associated with organized crime syndicates. On Friday protesters were attacked by counter-protestors belonging to Hong Kong's criminal triads. Protest leaders … Full News here – Read more on Fox News

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Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters draw support from around the world

Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters draw support from around the world Hong Kong will not be left to fight alone. So say a growing number of overseas groups springing up to support the Occupy Central movement and students who joined protests and a class boycott for democracy. Yesterday, events took place in at least nine … Full […]

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Beijing shifts from indulgence to hard line on Hong Kong

Beijing shifts from indulgence to hard line on Hong Kong In his usual insensitive but not untrue way, Executive Council member Arthur Li Kwok-cheung observed that if the self-immolation of Tibetan monks wouldn't move Beijing, what makes Hong Kong pro-democracy activists think it would bat an eyelid if they … Full News here – Read […]

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Hong Kong Protesters Take Inspiration from Paris to Taipei

Hong Kong Protesters Take Inspiration from Paris to Taipei Angus Li, a 19-year-old sociology major at Hong Kong Baptist University, does more than take part in student demonstrations: He accessorizes for them. Mr. Li was on the hilltop quad of Chinese University of Hong Kong on Monday with thousands of … Full News here – […]

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Hong Kong won't benefit from a standstill in electoral reform

Hong Kong won't benefit from a standstill in electoral reform I have previously argued that legislators and the community in general should accept the National People's Congress Standing Committee decision on election methods for 2016-17. I said we cannot ignore Beijing's view of Hong Kong's constitution in a … Full News here – Read more on […]

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Typhoon Doesn't Stop the Crowds From Attending The Hong Kong Jewelry Fair

Typhoon Doesn't Stop the Crowds From Attending The Hong Kong Jewelry Fair A category 8 typhoon churned off the Hong Kong coast Tuesday bringing strong winds and heavy rain but it not stop the crowds from attending the 32nd edition of the Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair. It was the second day of the […]

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FinTech Startup Labs On Growth Path From London To Hong Kong

FinTech Startup Labs On Growth Path From London To Hong Kong Financial technology (fintech) innovation labs are popping up all over. Today Dan Schulman, Group President for American Express Enterprise Growth, announced details surrounding the company's Financial Innovation Lab. As part of the company's financial … Full News here – Read more on Forbes

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Private Hong Kong doctors stay away from public subsidy scheme for

Private Hong Kong doctors stay away from public subsidy scheme for … Private doctors are unhappy with a scheme that subsidises some public-hospital patients for treatment at private clinics in an effort to ease demand in the understaffed public sector. The public-private partnership project, now running in Wong Tai Sin … Full News here – […]

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Hong Kong Stocks Retreat From Six-Year High on Earnings

Hong Kong Stocks Retreat From Six-Year High on Earnings Hong Kong stocks fell for the first time in three days as investors weighed earnings after the benchmark index yesterday advanced to a six-year high. Guangzhou R&F Properties Co. tumbled 7.2 percent after cutting its full-year sales target and … Full News here – Read more […]

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Crack on windshield forces Hong Kong Airlines flight to return from Manila

Crack on windshield forces Hong Kong Airlines flight to return from Manila A cracked windshield forced an Indonesia-bound Hong Kong Airlines plane carrying 261 people to return to the city yesterday. The Airbus A330 had entered Manila airspace when its pilot decided to turn back to Chek Lap Kok airport, the Civil Aviation … Full News […]

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