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HSBC leads slide in Hong Kong stocks, casino shares weak

HSBC leads slide in Hong Kong stocks, casino shares weak HONG KONG, Feb 24 (Reuters) – Hong Kong stocks fell on Tuesday, with HSBC Plc leading the slide after disappointed earnings, and casino stocks were under pressure as investors locked in gains while awaiting earnings reports from blue chips later this … Full News here – […]

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Hong Kong budget sweeteners help lift some of family's cash burden

Hong Kong budget sweeteners help lift some of family's cash burden With two children and a mortgage to pay off, Matchy Choi Shun-yin and his wife Teresa are one of the many middle-class families in the city that should benefit from the range of sweeteners in the budget. Child allowances and rebates are among some […]

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Keep up pressure for democracy in Hong Kong, student leaders tell world summit

Keep up pressure for democracy in Hong Kong, student leaders tell world summit Student leaders behind the “umbrella movement” told a human rights summit in Geneva on Tuesday that the world must stay focused on the human rights situation in China and keep up the pressure on Beijing to allow more democracy in Hong Kong. […]

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Hong Kong stocks fall on HSBC results, weak casino operators

Hong Kong stocks fall on HSBC results, weak casino operators The China Enterprises Index of the top Chinese listings in Hong Kong edged up 0.04 percent at 12,046.20 points on anticipation of a stronger start in mainland markets when they reopen on Wednesday. Mainland China markets have been closed since Feb. Full News here – […]

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Castle 7×17 Promo “Hong Kong Hustle” (HD) – Hong Kong Video

Castle 7×17 “Hong Kong Hustle” – Kate Beckett has it all – the husband, the job, the hair. But in three weeks, Kate meets her match. This is not going to be pretty. Castle returns Monday March… Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Mainlanders in Hong Kong

Mainlanders in Hong Kong HONG KONG is renowned as one of the world's freest markets, but some of its residents wish it was not quite so open to shoppers from the Chinese mainland. On February 15th about 200 protesters, chanting "mainlanders go back to the mainland", heckled … Full News here – Read more on The […]

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Hong Kong Government Office Architect Reflects on 'Occupy' Movement

Hong Kong Government Office Architect Reflects on 'Occupy' Movement When students and protesters took over Hong Kong's Admiralty district last year, blocking traffic near the government's headquarters, the whole area was repurposed in ways previously unimagined. Pedestrians walked and slept on ramps originally intended … Full News here – Read more on Wall Street Journal (blog)

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Shanghai-Hong Kong stock connect to allow short-selling next month – HK

Shanghai-Hong Kong stock connect to allow short-selling next month – HK … Investors may only short-sell shares designated on the Shanghai-Hong Kong scheme, which launched in November in what was seen as a major opening of China's stock market, the Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd said in the statement published on … Full News here […]

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Hong Kong shares ease ahead of blue-chip earnings, Prada jumps

Hong Kong shares ease ahead of blue-chip earnings, Prada jumps HONG KONG, Feb 23 (Reuters) – Hong Kong shares dipped on Monday, with oil firms and casino operators leading the slide, as investors awaited direction from major corporate earnings later the week, marking a weak start to the Year of Goat. The Hang … Full News […]

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Hong Kong researcher's cancer-test technology named in world top 10

Hong Kong researcher's cancer-test technology named in world top 10 A new method of detecting cancer early using a few drops of blood, developed by a Hong Kong researcher, has been named as one of the top 10 breakthrough technologies this year by a globally respected magazine. The liquid biopsy technology, cited by … Full News […]

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Hong Kong should welcome more tourists, but not mainlanders

Hong Kong should welcome more tourists, but not mainlanders Yet, more than a dozen locals in Tsuen Wan led the charge outside Tien's office on Sunday, angry about his plan to table a proposal as a delegate to the National People's Congress to allow more mainland tourists to visit Hong Kong. This followed rowdy … Full […]

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Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters return to streets

Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters return to streets Thousands of pro-democracy activists have returned to the streets of Hong Kong for their first big rally since mass protests last year. But the number of protesters – put by organisers at 13,000 but by police at half that figure – was far lower than … Full News […]

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Hong Kong Tattoo Legend: VICE INTL (China) – Hong Kong Video

With his traditional Chinese/Japanese patterns, Jimmy Ho, now in his sixties, remains one of the coolest and most forward thinking tattooists in Hong Kong. … Video Rating: 4 / 5

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Swiss account intended to 'protect' HSBC chief from Hong Kong staff

Swiss account intended to 'protect' HSBC chief from Hong Kong staff HSBC Holdings chief executive Stuart Gulliver painted recent revelations that he held his Hong Kong bonuses in a Swiss account via a Panamanian company as a matter of privacy. In the latest of a string of leaked data on the bank's Swiss unit, British … […]

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Growth slows for HSBC in Hong Kong

Growth slows for HSBC in Hong Kong HSBC Holdings' Hong Kong arm maintained tepid profit growth last year amid a regional economic slowdown and increasingly high impairments in the city and on the mainland. HSBC Ltd's pre-tax profit, excluding two major one-off net profit gains in 2013, … Full News here – Read more on South […]

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