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56 min ago | The Age

Vladimir Putin: what can Australia do?

The families of 38 Australians and permanent residents have been dragged into the geopolitical brinksmanship of Russia and the West.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

South China Morning Post

Hong Kong needs to think out of the box on rents

A radical solution to HK's housing woes is needed, and that means rent controls, but it might help if we had a popularly elected government Irony and cynicism are not primary elements in Cantonese humour, but they seem to have been lost entirely in recent weeks by Cheung Kong .

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Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, Hong Kong Travel, China Travel, Prison

Sat Jul 26, 2014

The Indian Express

Three fundamentals that change behaviour

Behaviour change comes in two ways: at the basic level, enterprises follow the same route avoiding product obsolescence, and, as I wrote last week, the unique way of making incredible difference, as Gillette, Sony Walkman and Apple among others did.

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Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Opinion

Fri Jul 25, 2014

EurasiaNet

Uzbekistan: Glitz & Kitsch Turn Off Tourists in Bukhara

After nightfall in Bukhara, floodlights illuminate the madrassas, mosques, and century-old buildings surrounding the Lyabi Khauz water reservoir, bathing the structures in neon colors of green, yellow, blue and red.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Stuff.co.nz

Skyscraper mania grips China

The skyscraper build-out comes as China's leaders grapple with the best way to build cities and accommodate a swelling urban population.

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Related Topix: World News, China, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates Travel, United Arab Emirates Travel, Middle East Travel, Guangzhou, China Travel,

Merinews

Indian fashion designer Rocky S experiences Hong Kong's trendy and fashionable side

Fashion designer Rocky S recently visited Hong Kong and experienced the trendy and fashionable side of the city.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

South China Morning Post

UK lawmakers may visit Hong Kong as part of inquiry into Joint Declaration

Parliamentary inquiry into Sino-British Joint Declaration looking at pace of political and constitutional reform amid Beijing's asserting control UK lawmakers may visit Hong Kong as part of a parliamentary probe of the Sino-British Joint Declaration, 30 years after it was signed - a move welcomed by pan-democratic heavyweight Martin Lee Chu-ming.

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Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel

The Austin Chronicle

July Is Crime Month: Batman Day

The Dark Knight. The Caped Crusader. The Masked Manhunter. The World's Greatest Detective.

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WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Hello Kitty Con: Fans finally get their own convention

This year marks the first official Hello Kitty convention in the world, and it's happening in Los Angeles from Oct. 30 through Nov. 2. Hello Kitty Con: Fans finally get their own convention This year marks the first official Hello Kitty convention in the world, and it's happening in Los Angeles from Oct. 30 through Nov. 2. Check out this story on ... (more)

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South China Morning Post

People's Architecture

A lot has been said about sustainability in architecture and design in general. Architects have come up with innovative ways to minimise the environmental impact of buildings by maximising efficiency and being smart about the use of materials and energy.

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Related Topix: Architectural Design, Travel, Asia Travel, Hong Kong Travel, China Travel

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Examiner.com

QVC Presents Super Saturday live with Joe Zee on July 26

The QVC charity fundraiser Super Saturday , which is dubbed "the Rolls Royce of garage sales," will be back in the Hamptons for its 18th year on July 26, 2014! QVC began broadcasting from the exclusive Super Saturday sale in 2006 to help bring the fun and excitement of the event to more than 100 million U.S. households.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Super Saturday, Travel, Asia Travel, China Travel

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Sys-Con Media

HKTDC Design Gallery Shop Opens in PMQ

Hong Kong, July 21, 2014 - - The Hong Kong Trade Development Council opened its third Design Gallery shop in Hong Kong today, in the creative industries landmark PMQ in Central.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Standard

DAB blames Occupy for rising worry on economy

There has been a rise in pessimism over the economy for the coming year thanks to Occupy Central, according to the biggest pro- establishment party.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Northwest Asian Weekly

BLOG: My Hong Kong diary - World's highest bar, Ozone

If you want to impress someone visiting Hong Kong, take him or her to Ozone, the world's tallest bar.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Mail on Sunday

Aerial shots show Hong Kong in a brand new light

For sale: Luxury Spanish villa where Princess Diana used to holiday goes on the market for A 30MILLION What a breathtaking liberty! Venezuelan airport charges passengers A 11.80 for FRESH AIR Tourists warned about car hire costs: It's cheapest in Cyprus at A 295 week Buddhist statues, beautiful harbours and lush green parks! The breathtaking aerial ... (more)

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South China Morning Post

Hong Kong's status as retail hub safe for now

A proposed curb on visitors from the mainland is one of the headwinds facing the retail leasing market.

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NEWS.com.au

SA koalas to call Hong Kong home

FOUR South Australian born-and-bred koalas will take their first step towards a new life in Hong Kong this week.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

South China Morning Post

Fashion retailer Topshop withdraws - racist' anti-Chinese jewellery

Freedom Found collection recalled Asian stereotypes associated with Hollywood films of the 20th century, when white actors wearing makeup played roles such as Fu Manchu or Charlie Chan The Freedom Found collection was spotted by a customer at a store in Britain, who posted photos of the jewellery - featuring the heads of yellow face characters - to ... (more)

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The Motley Fool

Las Vegas Sands Vs. Melco Crown in Macau: Which Is Your Best Bet Now?

Quarter after quarter of massive revenue growth continues to prove why investors making bets in gaming companies like Las Vegas Sands ( Let's first dive deeper into two trends that will continue to drive profits for these two companies over the next few years, mass-market gaming and the casinos coming in 2015.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

South China Morning Post

Weibo: Execs wax nostalgic, Xiaomi eyes VNO license

Doug Young has lived and worked in China for 15 years, much of that as a journalist for Reuters writing about Chinese companies.

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