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Hong Kong Dollar Seen Staying Strong as HKMA Buys $690 Million

Hong Kong Dollar Seen Staying Strong as HKMA Buys 0 Million Hong Kong's de facto central bank bought $ 690 million on July 25 to defend the city's 31-year-old peg to the U.S. dollar as it expects demand for the local currency to continue. “Having regard to the on-going listings, mergers and acquisitions, and … […]

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Vanke Jumps in Hong Kong Debut as Developer Seen Resilient

Vanke Jumps in Hong Kong Debut as Developer Seen Resilient Vanke, the country's biggest developer, converted its China-listed B shares to H shares, as the shares of companies incorporated in China and traded on the Hong Kong bourse are known. The H shares opened at HK$ 13.66, compared with their B shares' … Full News here […]

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Historic Hong Kong seen in newly released British video archives

Historic Hong Kong seen in newly released British video archives The legendary newsreel maker British Pathé released its entire collection of historic films on YouTube, consisting of some 85,000 reports. The South China Morning Post has sifted through the vast collection to find historic reports on Hong Kong. The … Full News here – Read […]

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Hong Kong mother still looking for autistic son Yu Man-hon last seen 14 years ago

As the world marks Autism Awareness Day today a Hong Kong mother with bitter experience of how little the condition is understood still dreams of her lost son almost 14 years after he vanished. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Hong Kong hotel's afternoon-tea promotion for men seen as "sexist"

Hong Kong hotel's afternoon-tea promotion for men seen as "sexist" HONG KONG: Hong Kong's Mandarin Oriental hotel stirred up ridicule on Friday with an afternoon-tea promotion for men based on pork pies and beef rather than dainty snacks "normally preserved for women". The five-star hotel denied that its marketing … Full News here – Read more […]

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Typhoon Usagi as seen in Hongkongers’ eyes

The Hong Kong Observatory has said Severe Tropical Storm Usagi has weakened into a tropical storm. The Observatory will replace the T8 signal with T3 at or before 10am, and traffic and business in the city is expected to return to normal in the hours that follow.  Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Seven-month-old trawling ban seen as a saviour of the seas

The mistreated seas around Hong Kong are showing the first signs of recovery since a trawling ban was imposed, marine observers say. Divers and conservationists say the seven-month-old ban is helping sea life return to overfished local waters. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Hong Kong shares seen higher, HSI due for 3th straight weekly gain

Hong Kong shares seen higher, HSI due for 3th straight weekly gain HONG KONG, July 12 (Reuters) – Hong Kong shares could start higher on Friday, tracking Wall Street gains after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said the U.S. central bank will keep a loose monetary policy for some time to lower the unemployment … Full […]

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Hong Kong Builders Seen Slowing Home Sales to Control Prices

Hong Kong Builders Seen Slowing Home Sales to Control Prices Hong Kong builders will put the brakes on home sales for the rest of the year after government curbs to rein in prices sapped demand, according to Bocom International Holdings Co. and Centaline Property Agency Ltd. Builders including Sun Hung Kai … Full News here – […]

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Hong Kong's Murray Building seen fetching up to HK$4.2b

Hong Kong's Murray Building seen fetching up to HK.2b The tender sale of the 44-year-old Murray Building in Central, designated for conversion into a luxury hotel, is expected to attract interest from developers keen to obtain a site in the central business district. Surveyors were upbeat about the sale … Full News here – Read […]

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Hong Kong shares seen subdued ahead of Fed policy guidance

Hong Kong shares seen subdued ahead of Fed policy guidance HONG KONG, June 19 (Reuters) – Hong Kong shares may start lower on Wednesday, with turnover likely weak as most investors stay on the sidelines awaiting the outcome of a two-day U.S. Federal Reserve rate-setting meeting later in the day. On Tuesday … Full News here […]

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Hong Kong Seen as Likely to Extradite Leaker if US Asks

Hong Kong Seen as Likely to Extradite Leaker if US Asks HONG KONG — In choosing Hong Kong as an initial place to take refuge from the United States government, the National Security Agency contractor who has acknowledged leaking documents has selected a jurisdiction where it may be possible to delay … Full News here – […]

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Hong Kong shares seen weaker ahead of Dragon Boat holiday

Hong Kong shares seen weaker ahead of Dragon Boat holiday HONG KONG, June 11 | Mon Jun 10, 2013 9:06pm EDT. HONG KONG, June 11 (Reuters) – Hong Kong shares were set to start lower on Tuesday after Wall Street ended little changed, with turnover seen light ahead of the Dragon Boat Festival holiday on […]

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Hong Kong shares to start down 0.7 pct, property seen weak

Hong Kong shares to start down 0.7 pct, property seen weak HONG KONG, June 6 (Reuters) – Hong Kong shares were poised to start lower on Thursday, with the property sector again weak on festering worries about the timing of the U.S. Federal Reserve's rolling back of its stimulus this year. The Hang Seng Index […]

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Seen and heard at the Cannes Film Festival

CANNES, France (AP) — Associated Press journalists open their notebooks at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival. CANNES GIVES EBERT THUMBS UP Film critics and festival-goers congregated on the Cannes beach to raise their thumbs to the late critic Roger Ebert. The tribute Thursday followed a panel discussion about Ebert’s impact on film criticism. Before his […]

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