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New threat by Hong Kong protesters raises the stakes in standoff

New threat by Hong Kong protesters raises the stakes in standoff CBS News correspondent Seth Doane reports that a newly released video shows the heavy-handed police crackdown that enraged many in Hong Kong over the weekend and swelled the protest numbers. One protester, his back to police, is grabbed by an … Full News here – […]

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Sea safety day raises awareness

Marine Police today staged a rescue demonstration in collaboration with other departments at a Sea Safety Day event in Sai Kung to enhance sea-safety awareness.   The Fire Services and Leisure & Cultural Services Departments also took part. They set up booths to display items that included a diving vessel, speedboat, hydraulic platform, diving tender, […]

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Operation Santa Claus raises record HK$21 million for charity

Operation Santa Claus has raised a record HK$ 21 million in its latest campaign, proof of Hong Kong’s generous spirit. Over the past 26 years, the media-led charity drive has channeled HK$ 209 million from individuals, groups and corporate donors to 194 projects that help disadvantaged children, the disabled, the elderly and others. Full News here […]

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Hong Kong leader raises targets for housing supply in policy address

Hong Kong leader raises targets for housing supply in policy address Hong Kong's sky-high property prices have seen the spread of cage homes, wire-mesh hutches stacked on top of each other, and cubicle apartments as local residents are forced out of the property market. Leung, in his second policy address since coming … Full News […]

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China Everbright Bank Raises $2.6 Billion in Hong Kong IPO

China Everbright Bank Raises .6 Billion in Hong Kong IPO But the near middle-end pricing by the bank, which is in an industry facing growing bad debt, stood in contrast to the heady investor response to the recent $ 2.5 billion flotation of bad debt acquirer China Cinda Asset Management Co. Ltd., until now … […]

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Carol festival raises funds for youths

Director of Social Welfare Carol Yip, the department choir, volunteers and department wards raised their voices in song today in support of the Child Development Matching Fund.   “We wish to share the festive joy with the audience here as well as arouse public concern of the importance of youth development,” Ms Yip said.   […]

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China Merchants Bank Raises $1 Billion in H.K. Share Sale

China Merchants Bank Raises Billion in H.K. Share Sale China Merchants Bank Co. (3968), the nation's sixth-largest lender, raised HK$ 7.95 billion ($ 1 billion) in a Hong Kong rights offer following a share sale in Shanghai. Shenzhen-based Merchants Bank made the announcement in a Hong Kong exchange filing … Full News here – Read more […]

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Hong Kong Observatory raises No 1 signal as Typhoon Utor batters Philippines

Hong Kong Observatory raises No 1 signal as Typhoon Utor batters Philippines The Hong Kong Observatory raised the Strong Wind Signal No 1 at 4.05pm on Monday as the Severe Typhoon Utor battered its way through the northern Philippines on Monday. At 4pm, Utor was centred about 400 kilometres south-southeast of Dongsha. Full News here […]

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Comic book for students raises indoctrination fears among parents

A comic book handed out to primary schools to promote the Basic Law has renewed fears over mainland indoctrination, a concern group said on Wednesday. Student activist group Scholarism said on its Facebook page that some parents had reported being worried after they found “problematic” statements in the coloured booklet. Full News here – Hong […]

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Snowdens Flight Raises Legal Questions for Hong Kong

HONG KONG The Hong Kong government says former security contractor Edward Snowden departed the semi-autonomous Chinese city just hours after the U.S. government requested his extradition. Questions are raised about Snowden’s flight. After a day of media speculation and government silence, Hong Kong leader Leung Chun-ying confirmed Edward Snowden left the southern Chinese city of […]

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Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange Collapse Raises More Questions than Answers

Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange Collapse Raises More Questions than Answers The Hong Kong Mercantile Exchange seemed like a surefire winner when it opened two years ago. The commodities exchange debuted in the middle of a roaring bull market for precious metals, energy and other commodities, thanks to seemingly insatiable … Full News here – Read more […]

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Galaxy Securities Raises $1.07 Billion in IPO

Galaxy Securities Raises .07 Billion in IPO HONG KONG—China Galaxy Securities Co. raised US$ 1.07 billion in its Hong Kong initial public offering, marking one the city's largest deals since late last year in a positive sign for what was once the world's biggest center for IPOs. Hong Kong fell … Full News here – […]

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Party of boar hunters raises alarm in Sai Kung

A group of Sai Kung residents are calling for more warning about officially sanctioned wild pig hunts after they were left terrified by a group of armed men who descended on Nam Shan Village at dusk last week. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Operation Santa Claus raises record HK$18.8 million

Hongkongers have once again dug deep for the Operation Santa Claus campaign – and helped celebrate its 25th anniversary in style, raising a record-high HK$ 18.8 million for the needy. From corporate high fliers to schoolchildren, participants have enjoyed plenty of laughs along the way too – some have even shared the joy face-to-face with […]

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Hong Kong company director privacy plan raises transparency concerns

is proposing to restrict access to personal information on company directors, after investigative news reports exposed fortunes linked to Chinese leaders.Under the proposed changes, home addresses … Full News here – Hong Kong News latest RSS headlines – Hong Kong News.net

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