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  1. Hong Kong's Severe iPhone 6 ObsessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Forbes.com

    ... Evening Standard, TechRadar, New Scientist and others. Follow me on Twitter @_JayMcgregor or on Google+ Hong Kong: It's 7.55 am and I'm up, wide-eyed, staring at my laptop. Before me sits Apple's iPhone 6 reservation page, which I'm vigorously ...

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  2. Career switch pays off for graphic-designer-turned-chef Vicky Lau, named Asia's Best Female ChefRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | The Straits Times

    ... Media. Lau is the chef and owner of Tate Dining Room and Bar at Elgin Street in the trendy Central district in Hong Kong. The 26-seat fine-dining restaurant, which opened in July 2012, serves French-inspired dishes with Asian influences In a ...

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  3. Hong Kong pro-democracy tycoon's home, business attackedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Deseret News

    Hong Kong media magnate Jimmy Lai, center, is taken away by police officers at the occupied area outside government headquarters in Hong Kong Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014. Hong Kong police on Thursday took away demonstrators who refused to leave the main pro-democracy protest camp and tore down their tents in a final push to retake streets occupied by activists for two and a half months.

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  4. Li Ka-shing to overhaul vast corporate empireRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing announced a sweeping reshuffle of his vast business empire, combining assets from multiple sectors under two new listed companies and paving the way for his retirement. Li Ka-shing with son Victor at a press conference in Hong Kong has announced a sweeping reshuffle of his vast business empire, paving the way for his retirement, Jan 9, 2015.

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  5. Asia's richest person Li Ka-shing announces overhaul of ports-to-mobile phones conglomerateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Vancouver Sun

    Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing, right, and his son Victor Li, react during a press conference in Hong Kong Friday, Jan. 9, 2015. Li, who has been Asia's richest person for nearly two decades, is reorganizing his sprawling ports-to-mobile phone conglomerate into two new listed companies.

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  6. Asia's Richest Builds Fortress for FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Hong Kong's Superman is reorganizing the defenses at his fortresses, in time for the U.S. Federal Reserve's attack. Li Ka-shing, Asia's richest person according to Forbes and the man Hong Kongers call "Superman" for his legendary ability to trade assets, announced on Friday that he would restructure his two Hong Kong-listed holding companies.

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  7. Li Ka-shing: Hong Kongers would be big losers if constitutional reform makes no headwayRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Hong Kong's richest tycoon Li Ka- shing said Friday that all Hong Kongers, including himself, would be big losers if the constitutional reform makes no headway. He said the Legislative Council should pass the constitutional reform package so that progress could be made for Hong Kong's constitutional development, and warned that the damage could be immeasurable if the reform process comes to a halt.

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  8. Key Beijing adviser urges scrutiny of HK educationRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | The Standard

    The former deputy of the Hong Kong and Macao State Affairs Office, now a key Beijing adviser, says the SAR's education minister should be subject to the central government's scrutiny at all times. Speaking in a Beijing forum that was discussing Hong Kong youth issues, Chen Zuo'er said the SAR's youth lacked national identity.

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  9. Hong Kong bracing for mass protest next WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Hong Kong lawmakers have decided to limit the number of the protesters to 850 and will beef up security at the designated protest zone ahead of next Wednesday's annual policy address by Chief Executive Leung Chun-Ying. Pro-Beijing demonstrators stage a protest outside the Legislative Council Building in Hong Kong on Jan 7, 2015 as the government takes the next step in its political reform process by unveiling new proposals for how the city should choose its next leader.

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  10. Political report reflects the poverty of Hong Kong government thinkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    ... which was sent to the central government early last year, did not accurately reflect the views of the people of Hong Kong. The idea was that a more honest report would be sent to the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress in the hope ...

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  11. 2017: Seize the Opportunity - Carrie Lam (Hong Kong) (45 mins ago)...Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | The Standard

    ... round of public consultation on constitutional development in May last year. After considering the report of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) Government and views from different sectors of the Hong Kong community, the NPCSC ... 1 comment

  12. H7N9: Hong Kong wholesalers call off plan to release 5,000 live chickens onto Hong Kong streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    ... "I hope we can reach a decision [on arrangements] in one or two days." An accident recently released a lot of Hong Kong dollars onto a roadway, where people of course grabbed what they could. Imagine other Hong Kongers grabbing a live dinner off the ...

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  13. Hong Kong Airlines Market: New market data publishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    This report is the result of extensive market research covering the airlines market in Hong Kong. It contains detailed data on market dynamics along with latest industry happenings in Hong Kong.

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  14. Hong Kong Car Rental Market: New industry report releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    It contains detailed data on market dynamics along with latest industry happenings and industry players in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Car Rental: Market Update provides a top-level overview and detailed insight into the operating environment of the car rental market in Hong Kong.

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  15. The p53-induced lincRNA-p21 derails somatic cell reprogramming by...Read the original story

    Jan 1, 2015 | Cell Research

    ... 510530, China 9Hong Kong - Guangdong Joint Laboratory of Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine, the University of Hong Kong and Guangzhou Institutes of Biomedicine and Health, Guangzhou, Guangdong 510530, China 13Li Ka Shing Institute of Health ...

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  16. Rise In Hong Kong Retail Sales During Occupy Central Belies Gloom In China's MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Forbes.com

    I'm a senior editor and the Shanghai bureau chief of Forbes magazine. Now in my 14th year at Forbes, I compile the Forbes China Rich List, Hong Kong Rich List and Taiwan Rich List.

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  17. WHO is Notified of One Case of Human Infection with H7N9 Virus in ChinaRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2014 | Infection Control Today

    On Dec. 27, 2014, the Department of Health, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region confirmed a human infection with avian influenza A virus. Details of the case are as follows: The patient is a 68-year-old female who developed symptoms on Dec. 19. The patient consulted two private doctors on Dec. 19 and Dec. 23 and was admitted to a hospital on Dec. 25. Currently, she is in critical condition.

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  18. Prerequisites for Chinese marriage-proposal have changed with the timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Herald Independent

    ... ways of entertainment. TV programs and TV series were getting more and more popular, including those from Hong Kong Special Administrative Region of China. When the night was falling, people who had a TV would open their doors to welcome the ...

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  19. Hong Kong culls 19,000 birds amid avian flu alertRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Authorities found the virus in samples taken from 120 chickens imported from the nearby Chinese city of Huizhou and slaughtered nearly 19,000 birds, including 11,800 chickens. A worker places a chicken in a bin during a cull in Hong Kong after the deadly H7N9 virus was discovered in poultry imported from China.

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  20. 51 biggest travel stories of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | CNN

    ... tourists, wearing picturesque hats while guiding them through grand estates. "Don't ask superstitious people from Hong Kong to sleep in a four-poster bed" and avoid "exchanging a smile or making eye contact with anyone from France you don't know" ...

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