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Hong Kong court finds housewife guilty of abusing young maid

Hong Kong court finds housewife guilty of abusing young maid After the verdict, Erwiana thanked her supporters and called for the governments of Hong Kong and Indonesia to do more to protect the rights of migrant workers. "What I hope together with my fellow domestic workers are just fair and humane treatment … Full News […]

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Hong Kong-based man is TripAdvisor's top reviewer with 3200 posts

Hong Kong-based man is TripAdvisor's top reviewer with 3200 posts For travellers around the world, its more than 200 million reviews and holiday tips are invaluable in deciding where to stay, eat and visit. But as TripAdvisor celebrates its 15th anniversary, the website has revealed its most helpful user of all … Full News here […]

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New steward's unlikely journey from small town Berrigan to Hong Kong

New steward's unlikely journey from small town Berrigan to Hong Kong Deep in farming country, Berrigan was the original one-horse town and the unlikeliest of the places in Australia from which Gerard Bush might one day arrive at the crowded, shining towers of Dubai or Hong Kong – unless that one horse was Campaign King. […]

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Exploring Hong Kong's new year market

Exploring Hong Kong's new year market By early evening, you can expect to be stuck in a human wall, jammed as tight as a molecule – not unlike being on Hong Kong's public transport during rush hour. Getting anywhere – whether to a stall with merchandise you like, or just to the exit – is […]

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Hong Kong urged to draw visitors from India, Southeast Asia after HK$80m

Hong Kong urged to draw visitors from India, Southeast Asia after HKm … Hong Kong should promote itself more in India and Southeast Asia, a tourism veteran suggested, as the city's financial chief pledged HK$ 80 million for tourism promotions after the Occupy protests and disappointing Lunar New Year visitor numbers. The … Full News […]

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Hong Kong officials and lawmakers snub each other's events as relations sour

Hong Kong officials and lawmakers snub each other's events as relations sour Relations between the government and pan-democrats plunged to a new low, with high-profile figures from both camps snubbing invitations to the other side's events. The pan-democrats stayed away from government officials' regular lunch with lawmakers … Full News here – Read more on South […]

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Chinese Tourists Shun Hong Kong, Macau; Flood Into Korea, Thailand, Japan

Chinese Tourists Shun Hong Kong, Macau; Flood Into Korea, Thailand, Japan No visitors will feel welcome if they are called locusts. The weekend before the Chinese New Year, a group of Hong Kong residents heckled mainland Chinese tourists in a local shopping mall, yelling at them to go home and waving a colonial-era flag. Full […]

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Officials must dare to stand up for Hong Kong's interests

Officials must dare to stand up for Hong Kong's interests Instead of working assiduously to build Hong Kong's own institutions and preserve its distinctive identity, they have opted for a reflex desire to refer all big decisions up north and have chosen to tell the leaders in Beijing only what they want to hear. Full […]

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Hong Kong man charged after 100kg Ice bust in Australia

Hong Kong man charged after 100kg Ice bust in Australia A Hong Kong man arrested in a sting operation in which almost US$ 50 million worth of the powerful illegal stimulant Ice was seized has been charged with drugs smuggling, the Australian authorities said yesterday. The unidentified 30-year-old man had … Full News here – Read […]

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Hong Kong minister says pro-democracy camp is softening on Beijing's electoral

Hong Kong minister says pro-democracy camp is softening on Beijing's electoral … In an unprecedented move, the constitutional affairs minister on Friday said he was "cautiously optimistic" that the Legislative Council would eventually pass the government's political reform proposal. Raymond Tam Chi-yuen had previously expressed … Full News here – Read more on South China Morning […]

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topseos.com Hong Kong Names First Page HK as the Best Search Engine

topseos.com Hong Kong Names First Page HK as the Best Search Engine … NAPLES, FL–(Marketwired – February 27, 2015) – topseos.com Hong Kong has reported the rankings of the 10 best search marketing agencies in Hong Kong for February 2015. First Page HK has been named the best service due to their effective … Full News […]

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6 Art Basel-Inspired Menus to Check Out in Hong Kong

6 Art Basel-Inspired Menus to Check Out in Hong Kong I've been a lifestyle journalist for 13 years. I started as a youth correspondent for a Philippine newspaper when I was still in high school. Today, I am no longer “under age,” and am the publisher and deputy editor of Lifestyle Asia Magazine, a … […]

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Oscar winners paid tribute to Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement

Oscar winners paid tribute to Hong Kong's Umbrella Movement Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement brought the city center to a standstill for two and a half months until it was disbanded in December, but it was virtually ignored by most Western entertainers, even those visiting Hong Kong as the protests were going on. Full News here […]

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The End of the Umbrella Revolution: Hong Kong Silenced – Hong Kong Video

In September 2014, VICE News documented the birth of the so-called Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong. When students organized a weeklong strike to protest China… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Hong Kong Woman Faces Up to 7 Years Prison for Maid Abuse

Hong Kong Woman Faces Up to 7 Years Prison for Maid Abuse Supporters hold portraits of Indonesian domestic helper Erwiana Sulistyaningsih (R) and other abused maids during a protest calling for better protection of migrant in Hong Kong May 20, 2014. (Reuters) … Full News here – Read more on NDTV

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