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  1. Drivers scramble for cash after armored van spills $2 million onto busy Hong Kong streetRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    An armored van traveling in Hong Kong spilled nearly $2 million /$15 million in cash onto one of city's busiest roads on Wednesday. Videos and pictures shared by local news outlets showed people crouching in the street and picking up some of the 500 Hong Kong dollar notes, which are worth about $65 apiece.

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  2. Best Deals On Menswear and Fashion Accessories Online To Lighten Up Your ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | OnlinePRNews

    Leading international online shopping website China Best Buys has announced great discounts this Christmas for its entire user on menswear and accessories. Online PR News 24-December-2014 KOWLOON, HONG KONG The leading international online shopping website , China Best Buys, is offering huge discounts on men's apparels and accessories this Christmas as a goodwill gesture during the festive season.

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  3. TV Is the New Art HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Santa Barbara Independent

    As a young movie reviewer in the 1980s, I swore to eschew elitists like the critics at the Village Voice , whose annual "Best Of" lists used to read like a roll call from the United Nations' developing countries bloc. Those lists were filled with films nobody else saw, like Mother KA1 4sters Goes to Heaven or Abbas Kiarostami's Where Is the Friend's Home? And I went to the movies back then.

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  4. Penn State Students study hospitality on three continents in three semestersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hospitality Net

    Penn State students studied hospitality on three different continents over three semesters as part of the Global Hospitality Management Program. The program is a collaboration between Penn State's School of Hospitality Management , the Chinese University of Hong Kong's School of Hotel and Tourism Management, and the Hogeschool Zuyd's Maastrict Hotel Management School in the Netherlands.

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  5. Scrutinised officials frozen in headlights of anti-graft campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Star Online

    The sustained scrutiny of Chinese President Xi Jinping's anti-corruption campaign has been traumatic for many Communist Party and government officials who have grown rich on their power to dispense favours. With so much attention on their lifestyles, spending, travel, entertainment and networks of friends and colleagues, many have decided the safest course is to avoid making decisions or seek early retirement, say people familiar with the probes.

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  6. Special Report-Fear and retribution in Xi's corruption purgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AlertNet

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  7. Students study hospitality on three continents in three semestersRead the original story

    Tuesday | PressReleasePoint

    Penn State students studied hospitality on three different continents over three semesters as part of the Global Hospitality Management Program. The program is a collaboration between Penn State's School of Hospitality Management , the Chinese University of Hong Kong's School of Hotel and Tourism Management, and the Hogeschool Zuyd's Maastrict Hotel Management School in the Netherlands.

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  8. Fly Guy: Free city tours on long layoversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | USA Today

    Fly Guy: Free city tours on long layovers In order to promote tourism, airports, tourist boards and airlines offer free airport layover tours. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1B1o4D9 If you're planning a trip anywhere in Europe, it pays to look at Turkish Airlines' fares, since they often beat other airlines by hundreds of dollars.

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  9. Billionaire set to become the richest man in China againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | ABS-CBN News

    Property billionaire Wang Jianlin rose from a local government bureaucrat to China's richest man by transforming a debt-laden state-owned housebuilder into the sprawling Wanda Group, and the flotation of one of its subsidiaries this week will propel him back up the table of fortune. Wang has penchants for karaoke and collecting.

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  10. Chinese billionaire Wang Jianlin taking on DisneylandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Stuff.co.nz

    Wang Jianlin's childhood was unlikely to have been lit up by the likes of Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck, as he was brought up in the 1950s by his father, a Red Army veteran, in an industrial region of China's western Sichuan province. Now one of China's richest and most influential billionaires, the property mogul is determined to take on Disney in his own backyard, opening up rival Chinese-themed attractions in direct competition against the Disneyland theme parks in Hong Kong and Shanghai .

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  11. Chinese tycoon set to build more billions with IPORead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The flotation of one of Wanda Group's subsidiaries this week will propel property billionaire Wang Jianlin back up the table of fortune, after being displaced as China's richest man this year by Internet entrepreneur Jack Ma. BEIJING: Property billionaire Wang Jianlin rose from a local government bureaucrat to China's richest man by transforming a debt-laden state-owned housebuilder into the sprawling Wanda Group, and the flotation of one of its subsidiaries this week will propel him back up the table of fortune.

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  12. Butterfly on Hollywood Was Granted "Luxury Boutique Hotel" in World Luxury Hotel Awards 2014Read the original story

    Sunday Dec 21 | PR.com

    Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., December 21, 2014 -- -- Butterfly Hotels and Serviced Apartments is delighted to announce that Butterfly on Hollywood boutique hotel was granted "Luxury Boutique Hotel" in the World Luxury Hotel Awards 2014. The World Luxury Hotel Awards was established in 2006 to recognize the worldwide luxury hotel industry and legendary hotels with respect to overall service excellence.

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  13. Monastery InteriorRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | TrekEarth

    A view of part of the interior of the Po Lin Monastery. Po Lin Monastery is a Buddhist monastery, located on Ngong Ping Plateau, on Lantau Island, Hong Kong.

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  14. Seasonal adjustment: an interview with Santa ClausRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | South China Morning Post

    In light of the sudden publicity regarding the high-profile global corporation X-MASS, I took the opportunity to interview the chairman Mr Claus , you have a highly seasonal business yet it produces stunning growth year after year. What's your secret? We keep an extremely tight hold on costs.

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  15. National Geographic glow for park shotRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Standard

    Hong Kong-based photographer Brian Yen won the grand prize of US$10,000 at the prestigious 2014 National Geographic Photo Contest. His photo, "A Node Glows in the Dark", also won the People Winner award.

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  16. Last-minute holiday shoppera s cheat sheetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Washington Post

    Shoppers walk near a Christmas tree inside Harbour City shopping mall in the Tsim Sha Tsui district of Hong Kong. The holiday season is in full swing: You've trimmed the tree, gorged on gingerbread cookies at the office party and cozied up on the couch to watch "A Christmas Story."

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  17. Monastery RoofRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | TrekEarth

    A view of part of the roof of the Po Lin Monastery showing some of the lovely decoration. Po Lin Monastery is a Buddhist monastery, located on Ngong Ping Plateau, on Lantau Island, Hong Kong.

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  18. Why the selfie stick is the most controversial gift of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | New York Post

    It's a sunny Friday afternoon on the Brooklyn Bridge, yet Tarsila Ferreira is proudly holding what appears to be the shaft of an umbrella. Attached at the top: her smartphone.

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  19. 14 ways to make Christmas in Hong Kong fun for all the familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | South China Morning Post

    Christmas is a time for the whole family to kick up their heels, and there are plenty of options to keep everyone entertained Christmas in the Dark is a festive take on the initiative of Dialogue Experience in Mei Foo to raise awareness towards the disadvantaged by eliminating participants' sense of sight. Swap your sugar cane with a white cane and go on a three-hour party led by visually impaired guides in a pitch-dark, Christmas-themed space that encourages you to feel the world using your other gifted senses.

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  20. Standard Chartered sells Hong Kong consumer finance businessRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Lafferty

    In a move that many industry observers see as a further indication that it has turned its back on retail banking, Standard Chartered has agreed to sell its consumer finance businesses in Hong Kong and Shenzhen for an undisclosed sum to a consortium led by China Travel Financial Holdings Company. In a deal subject to regulatory approval, the businesses, PrimeCredit and Shenzhen PrimeCredit, will be sold to China Travel Financial, Pepper Australia and York Capital Management Global Advisors as the UK-based bank continues to shed non-core assets in a bid to boost profits.

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