Hong Kong Tourism Board to lure summer
Hong Kong News
South China Morning Post (subscription)Hong Kong Tourism Board to lure summer visitors with prize giveawaySouth China Morning Post (subscription)Those arriving in Hong Kong will receive a variety of gifts, including coupons for restaurants and shopping, ferry and tram tickets and theme park discounts, as well as more luxurious items such as watches, jewellery, hotel packages and cruises. Those ...
Posted on 29 May 2015 | 2:20 am
Hong Kong woman rushed to hospital with Mers
South China Morning Post (subscription)Hong Kong woman rushed to hospital with Mers symptoms as Korean man tests ...South China Morning Post (subscription)A Hong Kong woman was rushed to hospital today showing symptoms of deadly Middle East respiratory syndrome (Mers) after she shared a flight to the city with a Korean man confirmed to have the virus. The man, who arrived in Hong Kong on a flight from ...South Korea man tests positive for MERS in China after traveling via Hong Kong ...Channel News Asiaall 97 news articles »
Posted on 29 May 2015 | 1:49 am
Malaysia bars second Hong Kong democracy
Reuters UKMalaysia bars second Hong Kong democracy activistReuters UKLeung and Wong both took part in pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong last year that shut down key parts of the city for 79 days to demand China allow full democracy in the former British colony that returned to Chinese rule in 1997. "(Leung's) passport ...Malaysia Denies Entry to Hong Kong Pro-Democracy LawmakerABC NewsMalaysia denies entry to Hong Kong pro-democracy lawmaker days after barring ...Minneapolis Star TribuneHong Kong lawmaker 'Long Hair' denied entry to MalaysiaSouth China Morning Post (subscription)all 38 news articles »
Posted on 29 May 2015 | 1:39 am
Hong Kong shares end down, investors wary
South China Morning Post (subscription)Hong Kong shares end down, investors wary after market slumpReuters UKOn Thursday, Hong Kong stocks suffered their biggest one-day decline since December, tracking steep losses in Chinese markets, which dropped more than 7 percent after several major brokerages tightened requirements on margin financing. Sentiment in ...Sharp correction in Shanghai, Shenzhen and Hong Kong stock marketsSouth China Morning Post (subscription)Hong Kong shares jump on hopes for China linkMarketWatchHow To Trade In The Hong Kong Stock ExchangeInvestopediaall 801 news articles »
Posted on 29 May 2015 | 1:09 am
IMAX Plans Hong Kong IPO for China Unit -
BBC NewsIMAX Plans Hong Kong IPO for China UnitABC NewsIMAX plans to sell shares of its China unit in Hong Kong as it seeks to accelerate its expansion in the fast-growing Chinese movie market. The Canadian maker of widescreen cinemas filed an application Thursday with the stock exchange for the initial ...Imax to list China unit in Hong KongBBC NewsImax Shares Leap As It Announces Hong Kong IPO PlanDeadlineall 86 news articles »
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 10:32 pm
Wildlife groups petition Hong Kong to crack
Hong Kong News
Elizabeth Shim HONG KONG, April 14 (UPI) -- Wildlife protection groups have petitioned the Hong Kong government to stop the illegal ivory trade that continues despite a ban on poached ivory, stating current laws "aid and abet" a business that links poached ivory to factories in China.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 7:42 am
Asia Markets: Hong Kong stocks snap
Hong Kong stocks decline, retreating from a seven-year closing high, as investors take some profit after eight straight sessions of advances.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 2:51 am
Why the dream run in Hong Kong stocks will
An influx of money from mainland China underlies the exuberant rally in Hong Kong stocks as investors exploit the valuation gap with their Shanghai counterparts, but is the uptrend sustainable?
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 10:21 pm
Hong Kong Link Is No Match for Chinese IPOs
While mainland traders purchased the maximum amount of Hong Kong shares allowed through the city’s exchange link with Shanghai on Wednesday and Thursday last week, inflows have since slowed and were 48 percent below the five-day average for this time of day at 11:10 a.m. local time. A key reason for the drop-off is that investors are turning their attention to the 30 Chinese IPOs taking orders ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 8:44 pm
The Only Way Is Up for Analysts Revising
As Hong Kong’s stock analysts rush to play catch-up to the city’s world-beating rally, their only question is how far the gains will go. Three brokerages boosted Hang Seng Index forecasts Monday, with Bocom International Holdings Co. expecting the measure to rally 14 percent to a record 32,000 by June. Credit Suisse Group AG’s year-end projection of 28,000 was mown down in just a day, with the ...
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 7:27 pm
AUSTRALIAN OPEN QF – Hong Kong smell
Hong Kong News
It’s a good sign in mixed doubles when you are controlling most of the rallies with smashes from the mid-court and with space to still advance while your opponents are staid rear of their centre forecourt. Hong Kong’s Lee Chun Hei commanded such a ...
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 10:53 pm
Researchers in Hong Kong have developed new
Scoliosis is a medical condition that is defined as a three-dimensional spine deformity with curvature of more than ten degrees in the coronal plane (a vertical plane that divides the body into its front and back halves). For young teenagers, the condition ...
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 10:50 pm
Hong Kong Exchange Fund assets HK$3.34
ET SPECIAL:Love visual aspect of news? Enjoy this exclusive slideshows treat! Assets at the Exchange Fund, which is used to back the Hong Kong dollar, totalled HK$3,339.3 billion ($430.79 billion) at the end of April, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA ...
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 10:15 pm
Hong Kong's Shangri-La plans luxury Jeddah
Shangri-La International Hotel Management Limited and Assila Investments have signed an agreement for a luxury hotel in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. The memorandum of understanding relates to the management and operation of a luxury hotel and residences ...
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 10:10 pm
China's first confirmed MERS case arrived
BEIJING/HONG KONG, May 29 (Reuters) - China said on Friday a 44-year-old South Korean man had tested positive for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), China's first confirmed case, but that it had not found any symptoms in 38 people who had been in ...
Posted on 28 May 2015 | 9:38 pm
Chan adds best director award to his trophy
Hong Kong News
Jackie Chan has received a lot of awards during a career that's spanned 50 years, but a best director award is rare on his trophy shelves.
Posted on 12 April 2013 | 12:04 am
Hong Kong boat captains charged over deadly
Hong Kong authorities filed 39 counts of manslaughter Wednesday against the two boat captains whose vessels collided last year in the city's worst maritime disaster in decades.
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 11:36 pm
Ex-Sands exec Weidner details deal making in
During a second stint on the witness stand Thursday, the former president of casino giant Las Vegas Sands detailed how the company gained its foothold in China.
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 12:32 pm
Ferran Adria dinner sells for $28K at HK
A rare chance to dine with world-famous Spanish restaurateur Ferran Adria sold at auction Wednesday for 220,500 Hong Kong dollars ($28,270).
Posted on 3 April 2013 | 7:19 am
HK dockworkers refuse to back down in port
Striking Hong Kong dockworkers refused to back down Wednesday in a weeklong pay dispute that is slowing cargo shipments at the world's third busiest port.
Posted on 2 April 2013 | 9:54 pm