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Aerovelocity sprouts wings to take the Hong Kong Sprint

Aerovelocity sprouts wings to take the Hong Kong Sprint Purton said Aerovelocity's rise through the ranks – culminating in a tough effort to lead all the way in the Hong Kong Sprint – was testament to O'Sullivan's patience with a tenacious, but headstrong horse that was a headache for handlers before a race … Full […]

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Hong Kong authorities take first steps to break up two-month protest

Hong Kong authorities take first steps to break up two-month protest The protesters in Hong Kong have remained relatively peaceful since the occupation started on Sept. 26 in reaction to the Beijing Government's announcement it would screen candidates for Hong Kong's 2017 election. Despite initial use of tear gas and … Full News here – Read […]

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Hong Kong students fine-tune plan to take democracy call to Beijing

Hong Kong students fine-tune plan to take democracy call to Beijing "I think one of the ways we can solve this problem is to go to Beijing personally and have a direct dialogue with Beijing officials on this matter since the (Hong Kong) government claims that all decisions have to be passed up to the […]

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Hong Kong's Tycoons Should Take a Stand

Hong Kong's Tycoons Should Take a Stand Li Ka-shing's uncanny ability to leap over competitors and swell profits won him the nickname Superman in Hong Kong. These days, he's more the Invisible Man. As student protesters wage the biggest assault on Beijing's authority since the 1997 handover, … Full News here – Read more on Bloomberg […]

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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 Protesters Take Inspiration from Paris to Taipei

Hong Kong Protesters Take Inspiration from Paris to Taipei Angus Li, a 19-year-old sociology major at Hong Kong Baptist University, does more than take part in student demonstrations: He accessorizes for them. Mr. Li was on the hilltop quad of Chinese University of Hong Kong on Monday with thousands of … Full News here – […]

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Take shackles off Hong Kong Marathon

Take shackles off Hong Kong Marathon This day was expected and as such it came as no surprise to find out that the Standard Chartered Hong Kong Marathon had reached "saturation point" as chief organiser William Ko Wai-lam succinctly put it, relaying the fact that the event couldn't cater … Full News here – Read […]

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Hong Kong Pro-China Protesters Take To the Streets Against 'Occupy Central

Hong Kong Pro-China Protesters Take To the Streets Against 'Occupy Central … People take part in a pro-government rally in Hong Kong on August 17, 2014. Thousands protested in Hong Kong on August 17 against plans by pro-democracy activists to paralyse the city centre with a mass sit-in unless China grants acceptable electoral … Full News […]

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Key Retailers Take Top Honours in the Award Program at Retail Asia Expo 2014 Gala Dinner

HONG KONG, CHINA–(Marketwired – Jun 11, 2014) – Retail Asia Expo 2014 had a spectacular opening of the three-day Expo on 10 June, showcasing innovative retail solutions for industry professionals … Full News here – Hong Kong News latest RSS headlines – Hong Kong News.net

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Thousands brave the heat to take part in Sai Kung dragon boat races

At least 180 crews compete under intense sunshine in one of city’s biggest rowing galas of the year; red tides force beachgoers out of the water in Southern District.  Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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British PM urged to take steps to fix passport delay problem

Britain’s top trade body in Hong Kong has urged Prime Minister David Cameron to intervene over long holdups that are plaguing people trying to renew their passports from Hong Kong. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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In Hong Kong, Kids Take Action to Stop the Illegal Ivory Trade

In Hong Kong, Kids Take Action to Stop the Illegal Ivory Trade Hong Kong is at the heart of the ivory black market. Its bustling ports are a major entry point for smuggled ivory shipped from Africa to Asia. In recent years officials have seized huge amounts of ivory: 3.4 tons in 2011, 5.6 tons […]

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Firms take dim view of energy costs pushed up by climate change: poll

A growing number of companies see the rising power costs and scarce environmental resources associated with climate change as their biggest concerns, a business survey shows. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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It’s time for the Hong Kong government to take a tough line on Lamma ferry tragedy

Since the people of Hong Kong have demanded compensation, retribution and high standards of accountability of Philippine authorities over the Manila hostage crisis, we should apply the same standards and outrage to those responsible for the Lamma ferry crash. Full News here – Hong Kong feed

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Pack What You Need, Then Take Half

Aric Chen, the design and architecture curator at M+, a Hong Kong museum of visual culture set to open in 2017, talks about the trans-Siberian railroad, Vietnamese coffee and which buildings around the world have left the greatest impression on him. Full News here – Scene Asia » Hong Kong

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