Hong Kong-Shenzhen stock link no quick fix
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ReutersHong Kong-Shenzhen stock link no quick fix for MSCI entryReutersApproval this week for the long-awaited extension of the Shanghai-Hong Kong stock trading link to Shenzhen's $3 trillion market - and the scrapping of overall investment caps - advanced China's cause to have yuan-denominated Chinese A shares included ...Hong Kong Stocks Rally to Nine-Month High on Earnings OptimismBloombergHK stocks pare earlier gains to close at 9-month highSouth China Morning PostHong Kong stocks finish up but Shanghai slipsBusiness Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)THE BUSINESS TIMESall 15 news articles »
Posted on 18 August 2016 | 9:03 am
Hong Kong ship detained in Australia after
South China Morning PostHong Kong ship detained in Australia after crew found hungry and unpaid for two monthsSouth China Morning PostThe Hong Kong Marine Department is following up on the detention of a Hong Kong-registered vessel off the Queensland coast in Australia after 20 suffering mainland Chinese crew members were found on board hungry and unpaid for at least two months.Hong Kong shipping group calls for aid to crew on arrested coal shipReutersall 5 news articles »
Posted on 18 August 2016 | 8:26 am
Arrival's Hong Kong Poster Has a Mistake
GizmodoArrival's Hong Kong Poster Has a Mistake That's Causing Political UnrestGizmodoHere's a case where film marketers being incurably Western causes a big problem: Arrival released 12 posters depicting alien monoliths appearing across the world. One of them photoshopped a building from Shanghai into a Hong Kong skyline. Oops.'Arrival' Architectural Invasion Stirs Political Reaction in Hong KongVariety'Arrival': #HongKongIsNotChina Goes Viral Over Sci-Fi Pic's Apparent Poster FlubDeadlineHong Kong? Shanghai? Mainland landmark ends up on Victoria Harbour for Hollywood film posterSouth China Morning PostThe Independent -HK Magazine -Dark Horizonsall 12 news articles »
Posted on 18 August 2016 | 8:20 am
“VvT4” among fake names as credibility
South China Morning Post“VvT4” among fake names as credibility of Hong Kong anti-independence online petition in doubtSouth China Morning PostAn online petition against Hong Kong independence initiated by 13 government-friendly groups has reportedly collected more than 100,000 signatures in the past week. But the campaign's credibility is in question over the lax way it is being conducted ...
Posted on 18 August 2016 | 7:15 am
Choice of Hong Kong for Organ Transplant
New York TimesChoice of Hong Kong for Organ Transplant Meeting DefendedNew York TimesHONG KONG — Organizers have defended the choice of Hong Kong as the site for a global conference on transplants, saying it did not signify international acceptance of China's transplant system, which long relied on organs from executed prisoners.and more »
Posted on 18 August 2016 | 4:18 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