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China rejects open nominations for Hong Kong leadership

China rejects open nominations for Hong Kong leadership China's legislature on Sunday ruled against allowing open nominations in elections for Hong Kong's leader, a decision that promises to ignite political tensions in the Asian financial hub. The legislature's powerful Standing Committee ruled that all … Full News here – Read more on CBC.ca

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China rules out open Hong Kong poll

China rules out open Hong Kong poll BEIJING/HONG KONG: China's parliament on Sunday said it will tightly control the nomination of candidates for a landmark election in Hong Kong in 2017, a move likely to trigger mass protests in the city's Central business district by disappointed … Full News here – Read more on Times […]

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Hong Kong: China Rules Out Open Election For City's Chief Executive In 2017

Hong Kong: China Rules Out Open Election For City's Chief Executive In 2017 Police officers carry barriers outside Hong Kong government offices as they prepare for a protest by democracy activists in Hong Kong on August 31, 2014. The top committee of China's legislature is expected to announce its decision on political reform … Full […]

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Hong Kong's Max Lee reaches Malaysian Open squash final

Hong Kong's Max Lee reaches Malaysian Open squash final Max Lee Ho-yin scored another "first" for Hong Kong by reaching the Malaysian Open final in Kuala Lumpur yesterday. The 26-year-old, ranked a career-high 25th in the world, upset world number seven, Spain's Borja Golan 7-11, 11-7, 11-8, 11-7, in his … Full News here – Read […]

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Hong Kong Shares May Open Under Pressure

The Hong Kong stock market on Wednesday halted the two-day winning streak in which it had risen more than 360 points or 1.5 percent. The Hang Seng Index finished just above the 23,255-point plateau, … Full News here – Hong Kong News latest RSS headlines – Hong Kong News.net

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Hong Kong stocks down 0.80 at open

Hong Kong stocks have opened 0.80 per cent lower following a sell-off on Wall Street that broke a recent run of records for the Dow. The benchmark Hang Seng Index slipped 186.32 points to 23,070.97 … Full News here – Hong Kong News latest RSS headlines – Hong Kong News.net

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Kindergarten premises open for application

A Link Properties premises in Tin Shui Wai has opened for application for the operation of a kindergarten.   The Education Bureau said today the premises is in Tin Shing Court.   It provides six classrooms and is available for letting.     Applicant bodies must submit a proposed school plan covering their vision and […]

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Gov’t open re: power-supply views

Secretary for the Environment KS Wong says the Government has an open attitude in considering public feedback on the city’s fuel mix for electricity generation.   Speaking to reporters today, Mr Wong urged people to consider which option is the most beneficial, including diversity of fuel used and introducing renewable options such as hydroelectricity.   […]

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Carer allowance pilot scheme to open

A pilot scheme to provide a living allowance for people who care for seniors from low-income families will open for application next month, Secretary for Labour & Welfare Matthew Cheung said today.   Briefing the media on the scheme, he said the scheme is designed to help elderly people who need their relatives to care […]

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Park fun fair to open

The Leisure & Cultural Services Department will launch a new phase of the Arts Fun Fair at Kowloon Park this Sunday, with 30 handicrafts and arts services stalls.   The fair will be open at the park’s Loggia on Sundays and public holidays from 1pm to 7pm until May 31 next year.   Stalls will […]

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By-election nominations to open

By-election nominations for Islands District Council Peng Chau & Hei Ling Chau constituency will be accepted from July 25, the Registration & Electoral Office says.   The nomination period will end on August 7. Nomination forms are available at the office’s website.   A poll will be held on September 7 if there is more […]

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Music workshop applications open

Children are invited to explore their interest in music at the Leisure & Cultural Services Department’s Music Office summer music workshops.   Held from July 21 to August 29, the workshops feature games and interactive activities to nurture rhythmic sense, listening skills and concentration. The application deadline is June 6.   The workshops will be […]

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School site allocation open, objective

The Education Bureau allocates school premises in an open and objective manner, based on applicants’ merits and their school plans, says Acting Secretary for Education Kevin Yeung.   In response to a legislator’s question today, Mr Yeung said that St Margaret’s Girls’ College on Caine Road in Hong Kong, which plans to phase out operation […]

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Revealed: First images of Ocean Park’s new water park due to open in 2017

Ocean Park’s ambitious new plans for a water park to open in 2017 were unveiled today, with artists’ impressions showing a futuristic entertainment hub spread across the terraced hillsides of Southern district. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Gov’t property tenancy open

The Government Property Agency is inviting tenders for a three-year retail shop tenancy at Immigration Tower in Wan Chai.   The tender notice, for shop number 1 on the building’s ground floor, was gazetted today. Tender documents are available on the agency’s website.   Interested bidders who wish to inspect the site should call 2594 7654 […]

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