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Hong Kong protests take aim at 'locust' shoppers of mainland China
Visitors from mainland China wait in a queue with their goods outside the Sheung Shui train station in Hong Kong Hong Kong -- In the neon canyons of Hong Kong's Tsim Tsa Tsui -- Hong Kong's main urban shopping precinct -- the proliferation of one type of shop has cropped up along its bustling streets in recent years.
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Wed Mar 05, 2014
Jamie Oliver's Cantonese draws giggles in Hong Kong
Hong Kong fans of British celebrity chef Jamie Oliver fell about laughing on Wednesday after he announced a new Italian restaurant for the city in Cantonese -- with a few slip-ups.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Hong Kong: A Very Reliable Jurisdiction
It is possible to incorporate a limited company in Hong Kong in just one week with a share capital of only US$1.
HKEx says rejects one-third of IPO applications as tougher rules bite
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd has rejected a third of all companies applying to list on the city's stock market since it introduced tougher measures in October, the exchange operator's chief regulatory officer said on Tuesday.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Red-shirt movement: Lions led by donkeys
Sixty-six per cent of people want a democratic republic for the North. The democratic Yingluck must endorse this even if Thida denied anything like it was on the cards.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Hong Kong to strengthen maid agency regulation
Hong Kong on Friday vowed to strengthen legal oversight over maid employment agencies following a spate of abuse cases that have caused widespread shock and anger.
South China Morning Post
Li Ka-shing backs press freedom after attack on Kevin Lau
Li Ka-shing on Friday condemned a brutal attack on former Ming Pao chief editor Kevin Lau Chun-to and warned the territory will suffer serious harm if it loses press freedom.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
MERS Coronaviruses in Dromedary Camels, Egypt
Daniel K.W. Chu 1 , Leo L.M. Poon 1 , Mokhtar M. Gomaa, Mahmoud M. Shehata, Ranawaka A.P.M. Perera, Dina Abu Zeid, Amira S. El Rifay, Lewis Y. Siu, Yi Guan, Richard J. Webby, Mohamed A. Ali, Malik Peiris The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China National Research Centre, Giza, Egypt We identified the near-full-genome sequence of Middle East ... (more)
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Hong Kong forecasts fastest economic growth in 3 years
Hong Kong's economy is expected to expand at its fastest pace in three years in 2014, the government said on Wednesday, while slashing public welfare spending as it cautioned over global economic headwinds and projected a narrowing budget surplus.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Irish Times MD for Irish-Hong Kong role
Liam Kavanagh, Managing Director of the Irish Times, has been named as the new Chairman of the Ireland Hong Kong Business Forum .
HK: Shares end down on China worries, CR Enterprises dives
The Hang Seng Index ended down 0.3 per cent at 22,317.2 points, bound by its 200-day moving average seen at about 22,492.7 points.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
First group of Myanmar maids in HK
Hong Kong on Monday received its first official group of maids from Myanmar since the former junta-ruled nation allowed its citizens to work abroad as domestic helpers, as the city tries to plug a shortage.
HK: Stocks close down 0.80%
The benchmark Hang Seng Index lost 179.68 points to end at 22,388.56 on turnover of HK$57.17 billion .
Fri Feb 21, 2014
PHOTOS: Falling Up in Hong Kong
Photographer Romain Jacquet-LagrA ze's series, "Vertical Horizons" captures a unique view of Hong Kong.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Effects of Climate Change on residential indoor-outdoor Air Exchange
Ilacqua, V., J. Dawson, M. Breen, S. Singer, AND A. Berg. Effects of Climate Change on residential indoor-outdoor Air Exchange.
HK: Shares in biggest loss since Feb 4, Tencent sinks
Losses accelerated after the China flash Markit/HSBC Purchasing Managers' Index came in at 48.3 in February, a seven-month low, from January's final reading of 49.5. The employment sub-index slid to its weakest in four years.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Future of Implantable Devices for Cardiac Rhythm Management [Arrhythmia Management Devices]
From the Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine, Queen Mary Hospital and Research Center of Heart, Brain, Hormone and Healthy Ageing, Li Ka Shing Faculty of Medicine , University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China.
Hong Kong officials criticise anti-Chinese tourists protest
Hong Kong officials blasted a rowdy anti-China protest that brought chaos in a key shopping district over the weekend, and saw demonstrators shouting abuse at mainland tourists, branding them "locusts".
Mon Feb 17, 2014
HK: Stocks close up 1.07%
The benchmark Hang Seng Index added 237.53 points to 22,535.94 on turnover of HK$60.31 billion , in line with broad rises in markets across Asia.
Sun Feb 16, 2014
Hong Kong residents are uneasy about Chinese plans to build a military base in Victoria Harbour.
Shanghai: The controversial construction of a People's Liberation Army port in Hong Kong's historic Victoria Harbour has been approved, amid growing unease about China's role in the former British colony.