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An end to Hong Kong's unrest is now more distant than ever

An end to Hong Kong's unrest is now more distant than ever HONG KONG—A resolution to the protests that have swept Hong Kong for the past two weeks drifted even further away today. Ahead of talks between students and the government planned for tomorrow, protesters announced a new wave of civil disobedience … Full News here […]

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Protest group ditches talks with Hong Kong government; calls for more protest

Protest group ditches talks with Hong Kong government; calls for more protest Hong Kong (CNN) — After jarring clashes between pro-democracy protesters and opponents in Hong Kong's densely populated Mong Kok district Friday, student leaders called off talks with the government — accusing police of allowing the violence to unfold. Full News here – Read […]

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Beijing to take a more active role in Hong Kong's affairs, hints Xi Jinping

Beijing to take a more active role in Hong Kong's affairs, hints Xi Jinping President Xi Jinping has reiterated that the central government's policies towards Hong Kong will remain unchanged but hinted that Beijing would play a more active role in the city's affairs. Speaking to a delegation of senior figures from the city's … […]

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Hong Kong's 'Occupy Central' Wants Political Independence More Than

Hong Kong's 'Occupy Central' Wants Political Independence More Than … Since Occupy Central for Love and Peace emerged as a major pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong two years ago, the Chinese government has portrayed it as a threat to the territory's status as one of Asia's largest financial hubs. Like Occupy Wall Street … Full […]

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Hong Kong's 'Occupy Central' Wants Political Independence More Than

Hong Kong's 'Occupy Central' Wants Political Independence More Than … Since Occupy Central for Love and Peace emerged as a major pro-democracy movement in Hong Kong two years ago, the Chinese government has portrayed it as a threat to the territory's status as one of Asia's largest financial hubs. Like Occupy Wall Street … Full […]

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Brokers to demand more clarity over Hong Kong-Shanghai stock trading

Brokers to demand more clarity over Hong Kong-Shanghai stock trading Brokers will press executives of the Shanghai Stock Exchange in their meeting today to clarify the many regulatory restrictions Hong Kong investors face in trading on the mainland's A-share market when the stock through train scheme begins in October. Full News here – Read more […]

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China shares slip ahead of more July economic data, Hong Kong sags too

China shares slip ahead of more July economic data, Hong Kong sags too HONG KONG, Aug 12 (Reuters) – China shares weakened on Tuesday after the previous day's strong gains, as cautious investors awaited more July data for fresh clues on how well the world's second largest ecoomy is recovering. Hong Kong shares also … Full […]

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More Singaporeans moving to Hong Kong to work

More Singaporeans moving to Hong Kong to work Prominent Singaporeans in Hong Kong include (from left) Mr Stanley Tee, barbershop businessman; Mr Gan Khai Choon, managing director of Hong Leong International; Mr Robert Chua, an entertainment industry veteran, and his wife Peggy; Mr Robin Hu, … Full News here – Read more on The Straits Times

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Power play: Hong Kong may buy more Chinese electricity in challenge to tycoon

Power play: Hong Kong may buy more Chinese electricity in challenge to tycoon … HONG KONG, July 23 (Reuters) – Hong Kong is pushing to boost electricity imports from mainland China to reduce pollution and the dominance of two local utilities backed by powerful families, say industry experts who have been involved in consultations … Full […]

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Hong Kong's main index has worst day in more than 3 months

Hong Kong's main index has worst day in more than 3 months The China Enterprises Index of the leading offshore Chinese listings in Hong Kong slid 1.9 percent, its worst day since April 15. Traders seemed at a loss to explain the slide. Some said it was triggered by profit-taking by investors worried about a […]

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Hong Kong shares close at highest in more than 5 mths after China move helps

Hong Kong shares close at highest in more than 5 mths after China move helps … HONG KONG, June 10 (Reuters) – Hong Kong shares finished at their highest in more than five months on Tuesday, tracking strong gains in the mainland after China detailed which banks would benefit from a cut of required reserves […]

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In Hong Kong, it costs more to house the dead

In Hong Kong, it costs more to house the dead Land shortages in the late 1970s forced Hong Kong to ban construction of new permanent burial sites, and public cemeteries were ordered to ensure the remains of the deceased be exhumed and cremated after six years to make way for newcomers. Full News here – […]

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More green transport trials approved

The 10th batch of applications for green transport trials under the Pilot Green Transport Fund has been approved, the Environmental Protection Department announced today. ? The four newly approved … Full News here – Hong Kong News latest RSS headlines – Hong Kong News.net

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More green transport trials approved

The 10th batch of applications for green transport trials under the Pilot Green Transport Fund has been approved, the Environmental Protection Department announced today.   The four newly approved applications include the trial of five hybrid goods vehicles and two sets of solar air-conditioning systems on two public light buses, involving a total subsidy of […]

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In Hong Kong it Costs More to House the Dead Than the Living

HONG KONG – There’s one thing even Hong Kong’s more than 40 billionaires will struggle to buy – a final resting place on their home turf. Land shortages in the late 1970s forced Hong Kong to … Full News here – Hong Kong News latest RSS headlines – Hong Kong News.net

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