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Hong Kong losing allure for mainland tourists as popularity of Japan and

Hong Kong losing allure for mainland tourists as popularity of Japan and … "Our forecast implies only a 4 per cent visitor compound annual growth rate to Hong Kong over 2013 to 2020, versus 14 per cent for other destinations," said Aaron Fischer, regional head of consumer research at CLSA. The company cut last year's […]

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Mainland Chinese migrants in Hong Kong will get right to return under proposed

Mainland Chinese migrants in Hong Kong will get right to return under proposed … The proposal comes amid concern in Hong Kong about the status of migrants, many of whom say they face discrimination, find qualifications go unrecognised or struggle amid Hong Kong's notorious wealth disparity. The issue has also stoked cross-border … Full News here […]

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Hong Kong shares close up on mainland policy prospect

Hong Kong shares close up on mainland policy prospect Jan 15 (Reuters) – Hong Kong shares finished higher on Thursday afternoon, reacting to a surge in stock markets on the mainland that were boosted by prospects of more stimulus measures to support economic growth. The Shanghai index experiencing its … Full News here – Read more […]

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China stocks rise on mainland as Hong Kong follows US markets lower

China stocks rise on mainland as Hong Kong follows US markets lower BEIJING, Jan 16 (Reuters) – China stocks were mixed on Friday as financial and manufacturing shares lifted mainland markets while the Hong Kong bourse sank on information technology, finance and property losses. The CSI300 index rose 0.8 percent, … Full News here – Read […]

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Hong Kong shares close down despite mainland gains

Hong Kong shares close down despite mainland gains Jan 5 (Reuters) – Hong Kong shares fell on Monday, in line with most regional markets, as some China-related shares shed gains rooted in a rally on mainland markets rallies and ended lower. Mainland stocks surged to their highest close in five years on … Full News here […]

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Protesters must abandon fantasy of a 'Hong Kong race' free from the mainland

Protesters must abandon fantasy of a 'Hong Kong race' free from the mainland Since 1997, Beijing has been nothing but extraordinarily helpful to Hong Kong whenever the latter's economy is in trouble, and extraordinarily tolerant in allowing protests unimaginable on the mainland to thrive in Hong Kong. For a country of 1.3 … Full News […]

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Mainland sex workers in Hong Kong seek money, travel and tend to be married

Mainland sex workers in Hong Kong seek money, travel and tend to be married … In Hong Kong, most women arrested for vice-related offences are from the mainland; 96 per cent of those arrested for sex work between 2010 and last year were from there, police figures show. While working as a prostitute is legal […]

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Hong Kong protesters denied entry into mainland China

Hong Kong protesters denied entry into mainland China A growing number of people in Hong Kong who have taken part in the city's recent pro-democracy protests aresuddenly finding themselves denied entry into China. The action hasshocked many and sparked widespread belief that Chinese authorities have … Full News here – Read more on The Guardian

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Hong Kong shares close down but China shares up on mainland rally

Hong Kong shares close down but China shares up on mainland rally Among the most actively traded stocks on Hong Kong's main board were CCT Land Holdings, unchanged at HK$ 0.02 South East Group, up 28.4 percent to HK$ 0.29 and Bank Of China, up 3.6 percent to HK$ 4.00. Chinese investment flowing from Shanghai … […]

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Hong Kong shares close down but China shares up on mainland rally

Hong Kong shares close down but China shares up on mainland rally Among the most actively traded stocks on Hong Kong's main board were CCT Land Holdings, unchanged at HK$ 0.02 South East Group, up 28.4 percent to HK$ 0.29 and Bank Of China, up 3.6 percent to HK$ 4.00. Chinese investment flowing from Shanghai … […]

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Mainland investors to sit out first dance on Hong Kong stock connect

Mainland investors to sit out first dance on Hong Kong stock connect The percentage of those with the means to trade is much lower; Beijing set an asset requirement for mainland investors into Hong Kong at 500 thousand yuan ($ 81,628) in securities and cash deposits, while the China Household Finance Survey published in … Full […]

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Hong Kong gap with Mainland wider than imagined

Hong Kong gap with Mainland wider than imagined The Occupy Central movement in Hong Kong is not only proving more durable than anyone imagined. It is uncovering all kinds of aspects of both mainland and local politics and attitudes that have long lain buried under platitudes and wishful thinking. Full News here – Read more […]

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Beijing could rein in Hong Kong if Occupy Central goes ahead, says mainland

Beijing could rein in Hong Kong if Occupy Central goes ahead, says mainland … Beijing could move to reduce Hong Kong's autonomy if actions such as Occupy Central go ahead, a mainland academic has warned. Professor Zhang Dinghuai, deputy director at Shenzhen University's Centre for Basic Laws of Hong Kong and Macau, said … Full News […]

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Urban Outfitters To Debut In Hong Kong; Mainland China Likely To Be Next Stop

Urban Outfitters To Debut In Hong Kong; Mainland China Likely To Be Next Stop A recent note published in the South China Morning Post reported that the American clothing chain is planning to open its first Asian retail store in Hong Kong later this month. Although Urban Outfitters entered Asia through a partnership with World […]

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Beijing could rein in Hong Kong if Occupy Central goes ahead, says mainland

Beijing could rein in Hong Kong if Occupy Central goes ahead, says mainland … Beijing could move to reduce Hong Kong's autonomy if actions such as Occupy Central go ahead, a mainland academic has warned. Professor Zhang Dinghuai, deputy director at Shenzhen University's Centre for Basic Laws of Hong Kong and Macau, said … Full News […]

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