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  1. Hotels Kick off the New Year with Strong Revenue Performance Driven by Average Daily Rate GrowthRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Bottom Line

    HFTP is the premier global professional association serving members in hospitality careers. Since 1952, HFTP's mission has been to provide members with superior networking opportunities, industry-leading events, comprehensive certification programs, unique educational opportunities, and other essential resources for professional growth.

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  2. Who are the Strava Kings and Queens?Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Runner-turned-cyclist Yann-kai Oh has been dominating local Strava leader boards since turning to the sport three years ago. She was the overall winner of the Philippines national cycling series after wins in the Tour de Tayabas and Tour of Matabungkay in 2014.

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  3. Airwaves: Facebook goes dark, a light comes onRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Las Cruces Sun-News

    On Monday night, Facebook went down for more than an hour. The social Goliath collapsed just after 11 p.m., and service wasn't restored until well past midnight.

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  4. Cathay Pacific Puts Social Influencers, Customers in Control of New CampaignRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Skift

    Cathay Pacific's efforts to gain momentum for the #lifewelltraveled hashtag before aligning the brand more closely with it is a case study that other brands should watch in their efforts to introduce authentic, trustworthy campaigns. Cathay Pacific recently launched a new social media campaign, but in a step of digital confidence it is putting the tone and direction of the campaign largely in the hands of influencers and customers.

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  5. Living with fashionRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Standard

    Famed for its rich history, cultural influence and its important status as a leading world fashion center, London attracts fashion talents from around the world. Fashionistas will know Hackney Central - a district with a unique heritage in the British textile industry, and an unparalleled regeneration landmark set to transform the vicinity into a world-class shopping destination.

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  6. Tuen Mun swamped by around 12,000 mainland shoppers in three hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    An estimated 12,000 visitors from the mainland swept into Tuen Mun within three hours on Sunday, taking advantage of free bus rides offered by three big shopping centres. The complimentary Citybus tickets to the Shenzhen Bay checkpoint were first made available around two years ago to non-locals making purchases of between HK$500 and HK$1,500 at tmtplaza, V City and K-Point.

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  7. Florida Gov. Scott releases spending plan for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WESH-TV

    Florida Gov. Rick Scott is releasing his spending priorities for the coming year, branding it the "Let's Keep Florida Working" budget. State lawmakers will use the proposed budget as a framework for a final budget that will be passed during the annual session that starts in March.

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  8. 2014 Cornell International Real Estate Case CompetitionRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Hotel News Resource

    Now in its sixth year, the Cornell International Real Estate Case Competition has become a crucible for students interested in a real estate career. In the most recent edition, the competition brought a total of sixteen teams of six students each from four continents to New York City to prepare an analysis and presentation regarding an actual commercial real estate transaction - and doing it all in just five days.

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  9. CDL launches campaign to woo Hong Kong and mainland China touristsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    Aloysius Lee, the chief executive of South Beach Consortium, is on a road show in the region to promote South Beach hotel. Photo: Nora Tam City Developments Ltd , a major developer in Singapore, is launching an aggressive push to market its joint-venture luxury hotel to lure travellers from Hong Kong.

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  10. Local gov't leaders convene on bird fluRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The China Post

    Taichung City Mayor Lin Chia-lung attended the meeting along with his counterparts Wei Ming-yu , from Changhua, and Lin Ming-chen from Nantou. Lin Chia-lung indicated that in addition to their collaborative efforts to curtail the bird flu epidemic, the representatives from the three counties discussed plans to construct a cross-county food safety platform and plans to attend the upcoming 2015 lantern festival in Hong Kong to represent Taiwan.

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  11. Ice blast shuts down travelRead the original story

    Tuesday | The Standard

    Tens of millions of Americans along the northeast coast buckled down for another day of a monstrous snowstorm that has shut down New York and other major cities. The accumulation seemed lighter than originally forecast in some areas, but the wind-whipped white fluff was coming down steadily and the storm was forecast to last well into the day.

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  12. The world's hottest festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Nation

    JAISALMER DESERT FESTIVAL February 1 to 3, Rajasthan, India Jaisalmer, known as the Golden City, brings life and colour to the heart of the Thar Desert, as the isolated town celebrates the Desert Festival. The event kicks off with incredible camel parades, with the Rajastanis dressing up the beasts in fine clothes.

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  13. News & Notes: May 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Shorewood

    High school teachers Sheri Fritsch and Fran Peter are holding an informational meeting at 6 p.m. June 4 in the high school north commons about an upcoming 2014 trip to China, which they are opening up to community students and parents. The trip is planned from June 26 through July 7, 2014, with the possibility of an added two days in Hong Kong.

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  14. China needs jobs for graduates and curb resentment about - connections' to get aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | South China Morning Post

    Many commentators have long warned that greed and profiteering at the top would lead to the downfall of one-party rule in China The rich are different then you and me. This could explain why authorities are worried that if a proposed cross-border sailing scheme between Guangdong and Hong Kong is launched, private yacht owners will make a sideline of smuggling stuff, even pregnant women.

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  15. China needs jobs for graduates and to ensure merit outweighs connectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | South China Morning Post

    The rich are different from you and me. This could explain why authorities are worried that if a proposed cross-border sailing scheme between Guangdong and Hong Kong is launched, private yacht owners will make a sideline of smuggling stuff, even pregnant women.

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  16. Exchange rates and dinner dates - " why Able Friend will end up in the desertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | South China Morning Post

    Australian journalist Michael Cox had considerable experience as a writer and radio broadcaster in his homeland, covering thoroughbred and harness racing as well as other major sports, before making the move to the Post in 2011. Michael has adapted seamlessly to writing and reporting on Hong Kong racing and his blog, Happy Lucky Dragon Win, has become a popular feature of the Post's online coverage.

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  17. Ascott's growth in china gains momentum with three more properties in Beijing and Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Hospitality Net

    CapitaLand's wholly-owned serviced residence business unit, The Ascott Limited , has secured contracts to manage three more properties with over 300 apartment units in Beijing and Hong Kong. The new properties will further reinforce Ascott's leadership position as the largest international serviced residence owner-operator in China, with over 12,900 apartment units in 72 properties across 23 cities.

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  18. Roundup: Chinese innovation draws international attention at the WEFRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Xinhuanet

    Many renowned experts spoke highly of Chinese innovation, technology, research and creativity at the ongoing World Economic Forum here, citing China's rapid achievements in these areas. Pedro Sander, an associate professor from University of Hong Kong, stressed the positive changes in China's research environment, including improved working conditions and greater incentives for researchers to travel to China and work at universities.

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  19. Book review: 'A Map of Betrayal' by Ha JinRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Sampan

    As you read Ha Jin's latest novel, "A Map of Betrayal" , you'll find yourself divided between two main characters. Deciding which one you will identify with - the Chinese father Gary Shang or daughter Lilian Shang - is one of the central pleasures of reading this Forrest Gump-like novel.

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  20. How U.S. Entrepreneurs Can Expand or Partner in AsiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    Steven Lam's fast-growing company, GoGo Van, bills itself as the Uber of delivery vans and has raised $17 million in venture capital. For many U.S. entrepreneurs, the United States may not a big enough market for achieving their growth goals and they may be seeking opportunities for expansion in Asia .

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