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Hong Kong News
Two Disappearing Chairmen At Hong Kong Stock
Two Disappearing Chairmen At Hong Kong Stock Exchange Underscore ...ForbesChina's stock investment universe has surely improved in the past decade. Yet the second disclosure in less than two weeks that a chairman of a mainland company listed at the Hong Kong Stock Exchange had disappeared underscores that investment risks ...
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 6:51 pm
100 years on, Hong Kong's own legacies of
100 years on, Hong Kong's own legacies of warSouth China Morning Post (subscription)The bulk of the city's first official review of its crumbling colonial military relics on Hong Kong Island is just weeks from completion, with the lead researcher hoping it will result in better preservation of sites built in the run-up to the first ...and more »
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 2:57 pm
Politics reaching a boiling point in Hong
The GuardianPolitics reaching a boiling point in Hong KongLos Angeles TimesHong Kong, a British outpost for about 150 years, reverted to Chinese sovereignty in 1997 under a framework known as "one country, two systems." The agreement said Hong Kong would retain its wide-ranging freedom, Western legal system and a high ...Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement is about inequality. The elite knows itThe GuardianIn Chinese Shadow, Hong Kong Fights for Its FutureABC NewsWhat You Don't Know About Doing Business In Hong KongForbesThe Epoch Times -The Denver Post -Fox Newsall 218 news articles »
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 8:02 am
The Rules for Hong Kong Electoral Reform -
Wall Street JournalThe Rules for Hong Kong Electoral ReformWall Street JournalHong Kong this month took the first step in the procedure for constitutional reform. On July 15, Chief Executive C.Y. Leung submitted a report to the National People's Congress Standing Committee (NPCSC), saying that there is a need to amend the ...Robert Chow Yung: There is another voice in Hong KongSouth China Morning Post (subscription)Hong Kong chief executive CY Leung plans to sign petition to close Occupy ...The Australianall 8 news articles »
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 8:00 am
Zlatan Ibrahimovic and PSG feel the heat in
Zlatan Ibrahimovic and PSG feel the heat in Hong Kong as Swedish star targets ...Daily MailZlatan Ibrahimovic set his sights on winning the Champions League with Paris Saint-Germain next season as the French side continued their pre-season preparations in Hong Kong. The Swedish superstar looked as though he was feeling the intense heat as ...and more »
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 5:10 am
Hong Kong News
Hong Kong stocks gain for fifth dayHONG KONG (MarketWatch) -- Hong Kong stocks headed higher Monday morning toward their fifth straight session of gains, with the Hang Seng Index up 0.6%. Index heavyweight Tencent Holdings Ltd. helped lead the gains, rising 1.5% after China's top banking regulator approved the establishment of three private banks, including WeBank, in which Tencent has a 30% stake. Meanwhile, the state-owned ...
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 7:20 pm
PRESS DIGEST - Hong Kong - July 28These are some of the leading stories in Hong Kong newspapers on Monday. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy. SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST -- Genetically modified rice, ...
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 7:08 pm
Hong Kong stocks rise, as Tencent gains onHong Kong stocks rise, as Tencent gains on bank plans; Hang Seng Index up 0.4%
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 7:02 pm
Chinese Shares in Hong Kong Poised to EnterHong Kong stocks advanced, with a gauge of China shares traded in the city poised for a bull market, as energy shares led gains.
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 6:59 pm
McDonald's stops serving McNuggets afterHONG KONG – McDonald's restaurants in Hong Kong have taken chicken nuggets and chicken filet burgers off the menu after a U.S.-owned supplier in mainland China was accused of selling expired meat.
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 8:39 am
Hong Kong News
Hong Kong at the CrossroadsMany in this prosperous city had already feared that Hong Kong's future as an open society as well as a semiautonomous part of China was in jeopardy in the face of perceived growing intervention from Beijing. Tens of thousands of people had turned out days ...
Posted on 28 July 2014 | 12:44 am
Dieting, Hong Kong styleThree weeks in to my six week stint as an English teacher in Hong Kong, I’ve been struck by how unusual it is to see a fat Chinese person. While at home I’m used to an array of body shapes even wider than the average British waistband, in Hong Kong ...
Posted on 28 July 2014 | 12:13 am
A Million Sign Hong Kong Petition asThe bitter political fight over Hong Kong’s democratic development is deepening, with one group saying that nearly one million signatures opposing the city’s so-called “Occupy Central” movement have already been gathered. Launched by pro-democracy ...
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 4:31 pm
Hong Kong Crosses Planet in Quest for RugbyThe team leaves Hong Kong Monday night and will land in Uruguay on Wednesday, allowing just a couple of days to acclimatize and prepare for the match. The victor will go into a playoff with whoever wins the other cross-regional repechage between Zimbabwe ...
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 2:46 pm
Tesla Motors, Inc. Delivers First Cars to"We could not be here without you," Jerome Guillen, Tesla's vice president of global sales, told the crowd in Hong Kong on Wednesday. "It is really meaningful, and we appreciate your commitment to helping us with our goal, which is to accelerate the ...
Posted on 27 July 2014 | 12:01 pm