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  1. Influenza A(H7N9) Virus Transmission between Finches and PoultryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

    ... Anhui/1 and Ck/Rizhao (provided by Huachen Zhu [Shantou University, Shantou, China] and Yi Guan [University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China]) were propagated and titrated in embryonated chicken eggs ( 13 ). Pooled allantoic fluid was used as virus ...

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  2. China's Jan.-Feb. FDI jumps 17 pctRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    ... companies jumped 38.6 percent in the first two months of the year, totalling 3,831, the data showed. China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR), Taiwan, the Republic of Korea, Singapore and Japan were the top five FDI contributors during ...

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  3. Hong Kong chief Leung Chun-Ying asks for 'some space' for his daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... and verbally abused her and threatened to call the police. She is also threatening to "leave home forever". HONG KONG: Hong Kong leader Leung Chun-Ying on Tuesday (Mar 17) asked the local media to give his daughter, Leung Chai-Yan, "some space" ...

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  4. Inspired by pro-democracy protests, Hong Kong's minorities fight backRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The China Post

    When teenager Jianne Soriano joined Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests it was the first time she felt she belonged in the city where she was born - now she is one of a new wave of young campaigners fighting racial discrimination. Soriano, 19, says that her Filipino background left her feeling like an outsider until she joined the street blockades that brought parts of the city to a standstill for more than two months from September last year.

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  5. Inspired by protests, Hong Kong's 'silent' minorities rise upRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Nation

    When teenager Jianne Soriano joined Hong Kong's pro-democracy protests it was the first time she felt she belonged in the city where she was born - now she is one of a new wave of young campaigners fighting racial discrimination. Soriano, 19, says that her Filipino background left her feeling like an outsider until she joined the street blockades that brought parts of the city to a standstill for more than two months from September last year.

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  6. BedandBreakfastEuro.com confirmed one of the best way to promote a B&B Bed and Breakfast in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | LivePressWorld

    ... ow online on http://www.bedandbreakfasteuro.com Contact: Jon King BB Venture LTD 1 Austin Road West, West Kowloon, Hong Kong, Hong Kong bedandbreakfasteuro@gmail.com

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  7. "Hong Kong Credit Cards: Market Update" PublishedRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    It contains detailed data on market dynamics along with latest industry happenings, industry players in Hong Kong. "Hong Kong Credit Cards: Market Update" provides a top-level overview and detailed insight into the operating environment of the Credit Card market in Hong Kong.

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  8. China's 'rice cooker bro' makes it home at lastRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Asian Correspondent

    After being swindled out of RMB11,000 , going one month without a decent meal, and eating scraps from a rice cooker in a Hong Kong airport, Wu Jiayong's troubled journey has ended happily. The Shanghaiist reports that the tenacious Shandong migrant worker attained internet fame as "the rice cooker bro" last week, after a video of him cooking meagre morsels of rice for himself at Hong Kong International Airport went viral.

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  9. Press Launch Of Hong Kong Asian-Pop Music Festival 2015Read the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | Mi2n

    The International Federation of the Phonographic Industry Limited is pleased to announce details of the Hong Kong Asian-Pop Music Festival at the press launch . Enter into its 5th consecutive edition since the year of 2011, the HKAMF is honored to have the continuous support from Create Hong Kong of the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region as the leading sponsor, and the Hong Kong Trade Development Council as collaborator.

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  10. Hong Kong restaurants and bars draw up culinary canvas for hungry art loversRead the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | Art Daily

    This picture taken on March 11, 2015 shows cocktails inspired by the works of Andy Warhol in Hong Kong. Hong Kong's Art Week will consume the city for the next few days but creative displays will not be confined to galleries and exhibition halls -- they will also be splashed across plates and in cocktail glasses.

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  11. Hong Kong participtes at Future of Borders International ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | AME Info

    Hong Kong, which is expected to receive 70 million visitors in 2017, is planning to have a total of over 600 multi-purpose e-Gates by 2016 and convert all existing e-Gates to multi-purpose ones, an official said. Speaking at the Future of Borders International Conference in Dubai, Eric Chan Kwok-Ki, Hong Kong's Director of Immigration, spelled out the challenges authorities are facing at checkpoints in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region in handling the ever increasing cross-boundary passenger and vehicular traffic.

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  12. Hong Kong retailers forecast to post slowest growth in four yearsRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | West Australian

    Hong Kong retailers' sales in January were the lowest since 2003 and revenue growth this year will likely be the slowest in at least four years, hit by a drop in visitors from the mainland who have been put off in part by rising hostility among Hong Kongers. , the distributor of brands such as Rolex and Tag Heuer, are forecast to post 7.5 percent growth in combined revenue this fiscal year, according to Thomson Reuters data.

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  13. Dno Asa: New Share CapitalRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN AUSTRALIA, CANADA, THE HONG KONG SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA, JAPAN, SOUTH AFRICA OR THE UNITED STATES, OR ANY OTHER JURISDICTION IN WHICH THE DISTRIBUTION OR RELEASE WOULD BE UNLAWFUL. Oslo, 12 March 2015 - DNO ASA , the Norwegian oil and gas operator, announced today that it has issued 60,534,906 new shares at an offer price of NOK 13.25 per share as part of the successful completion of the book-building for the private placement of treasury shares and new shares on 10 March 2015.

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  14. Is Catchy Song 'China Is My Home' Meant to Brainwash Hong Kong's Children?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | Global Voices Online

    ... love her This three-minute children's song, with only four lines that repeat over and over, has parents worried in Hong Kong. It recently made two appearances at a Hong Kong Catholic primary school's weekly assemblies, and some adults see the catchy ...

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  15. Officials consider visit rule changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | China Daily

    Protesters wearing masks shout at mainland Chinese travellers during a demonstration inside a shopping mall in Hong Kong February 15, 2015. Anti-mainland Chinese demonstrators on Sunday protested against parallel traders and confronted police, government radio reported.

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  16. Dno Asa: Sale of Treasury SharesRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | PR-inside.com

    NOT FOR RELEASE, PUBLICATION OR DISTRIBUTION, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN AUSTRALIA, CANADA, THE HONG KONG SPECIAL ADMINISTRATIVE REGION OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA, JAPAN, SOUTH AFRICA OR THE UNITED STATES, OR ANY OTHER JURISDICTION IN WHICH THE DISTRIBUTION OR RELEASE WOULD BE UNLAWFUL. Oslo, 12 March 2015 - DNO ASA , the Norwegian oil and gas operator, announced today that on 11 March 2015 it sold all of its 13,050,000 treasury shares as part of the successful completion of the book-building for the private placement of treasury shares and new shares on 10 March 2015.

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  17. GES Announces Launch of TX-Speed - Ultra-Low Latency STP SolutionRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | PR.com

    Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., March 11, 2015 -- -- Hong Kong based Global eSolutions Limited , a leading financial trading platform vendor, announces the launch of its new STP solution TX-Speed, which is especially designed for brokerages who adopt A book or A/B mix model. The setup and deployment of TX-Speed is extremely easy.

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  18. What is the best city for a stopover on the way to Europe?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    The end of this month marks the second anniversary of the Qantas and Emirates alliance, which redrew the travel map for Australians heading to London and Europe. I've made several trips to London via Hong Kong, and it's safe to say that it's now my favourite city for a stop-over en route to Europe.

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  19. Hong Kong justice chief Rimsky Yuen says outcome of Donald Tsang corruption probe will soon be knownRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | South China Morning Post

    Former Chief Executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen , attends the 17th HKSAR anniversary reception at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre in Wan Chai on July 1, 2014. Photo: Sam Tsang The fate of former chief executive Donald Tsang Yam-kuen will soon be known, as the justice chief said yesterday the bribery investigation had entered "the final stage".

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  20. 'PNoy preempted BOI report on Mamasapano'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    ... incident may suffer the fate of the 82-page report on the August 23, 2010 hostage crisis in Luneta where eight Hong Kong tourists were killed during the bungled rescue operation. Gatchalian was referring to the final report of the Incident ...

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