Hong Kong's universities urged to attract
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South China Morning PostHong Kong's universities urged to attract more foreign studentsSouth China Morning PostProfessor Cheng Kai-ming, a former senior manager of the University of Hong Kong, said the auditor had shown its “ignorance of the international scene” where mainland students accounted for the majority of overseas students in many universities across ...and more »
Posted on 23 November 2016 | 7:52 am
In Hong Kong's Kowloon, the Markets Rule -
New York TimesIn Hong Kong's Kowloon, the Markets RuleNew York TimesIt's also one of the most astonishingly expensive. On a recent visit, though, I was able to manage a fairly economical stay, all while enjoying the food, attractions and electric environment that the “fragrant harbor” (the literal translation of Hong ...Hong Kong care home employee arrested over suspected assault on elderly residentSouth China Morning Postall 2 news articles »
Posted on 23 November 2016 | 7:32 am
Hong Kong inspectors fail to get into 80000
South China Morning PostHong Kong inspectors fail to get into 80000 public flats, Audit Commission findsSouth China Morning PostHong Kong inspectors fail to get into 80,000 public flats, Audit Commission finds. More than 30 per cent had been 'inaccessible' since government's repairs scheme began 10 years ago. PUBLISHED : Wednesday, 23 November, 2016, 10:56pm. UPDATED ...and more »
Posted on 23 November 2016 | 6:58 am
Hong Kong property prices likely to soften
South China Morning PostHong Kong property prices likely to soften next year, says ColliersSouth China Morning PostHong Kong residential property prices will face downward pressure in the near-term following the government's 15 per cent stamp duty increase for non-first time buyers, prompting developers to build more tiny flats, industry sources said. The city's ...and more »
Posted on 23 November 2016 | 6:24 am
It's no small world after all. Hong Kong
Los Angeles TimesIt's no small world after all. Hong Kong Disneyland to add two new themed areas in $1.4-billion projectLos Angeles TimesWalt Disney Co. unveiled plans for a major expansion of its Hong Kong outpost. Almost overnight, Hong Kong Disneyland went from smallest park to the one with the biggest set of blueprints for additions. (Call it a case of unfortunate timing. Or maybe ...Frozen, Marvel and more: Hong Kong Disneyland's huge expansion plansCNNRevamped Hong Kong Disneyland set to face fierce competition from regional rivalsSouth China Morning PostHong Kong Disneyland to Get $1.4 Billion ExpansionVarietyNew York Times -Wall Street Journal -IGN -Disney Parksall 70 news articles »
Posted on 23 November 2016 | 4:31 am
Rare grey pearls to fetch up to $7 million
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HONG KONG: A rare grey pearl necklace that once belonged to a British aristocrat is expected to fetch up to $7 million when it goes under the hammer in Hong Kong, Sotheby’s said Friday. The string of pearls was part of the collection of Viscountess ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 10:07 pm
Free-scoring Lam aims high with Hong Kong
For many Asian players, even rubbing shoulders with global power like Manchester United would be a fond memory to cherish. But Hong Kong midfielder Lam Ka Wai can pride himself on a serious of brilliant displays against the Red Devils, including scoring ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:07 pm
China stocks extend rebound but banks lose
But gains in major indexes were tempered by weakness in banks, which reported virtually no profit growth in the first-half and mounting bad loans, adding to worries that the economy may be at risk of a sharper slowdown than earlier expected. The blue-chip ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:26 pm
Christian groups in Hong Kong feel new
HONG KONG — For years, Reverend Philip Woo, the feisty leader of a small Protestant church in Hong Kong, has delighted in testing the limits of China’s restrictive laws on religion. From his perch in the Chinese-ruled city, he has delivered fiery ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Hong Kong student leader Wong back in court
Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong was back in court Friday over an anti-China protest, a day after he faced new charges related to a pro-democracy rally. Wong, 18, has accused the authorities of "political prosecution" as they hit him with a raft of cases.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:04 pm