Hong Kong, Hong Kong Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. HKEX to offer concessions for US, UK-listed firms to list in Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    HONG KONG: Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing , the city's exchange operator, said on Friday it plans to offer concessions to U.S. and UK-listed companies considering a secondary listing in Hong Kong. The plans are part of the exchange's efforts to woo blockbuster Chinese companies to its market, including home tech giants such as Alibaba Group Holding and Baidu that are listed in New York.

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  2. Hong Kong harbour gets star attraction with sculpture parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | The Peninsula

    Visitors look at Japanese artist Yahoo Kusama's 'pumpkin: big, 2008' at the Harbour Arts Sculpture Park in Hong Kong on February 22, 2018. AFP / Anthony Wallace Hong Kong: Hong Kong's harbourfront is known for glistening skyscrapers and the sight of containerships navigating busy shipping lanes -- but a new art project has added a giant pumpkin, a map of the stars and a pair of disembodied legs to the famous skyline.

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  3. 21 crazy photos of micro-apartments from around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | Silicon Alley Insider

    From New York to Shanghai, more people are moving into dense, urban areas than ever before. And all these people need somewhere to live.

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  4. $1.25 EPS Expected for Arista Networks, Inc. (ANET); Axa Has Lowered Insight Enterprises (NSIT) StakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Hill Country Times

    Analysts expect Arista Networks, Inc. to report $1.25 EPS on February, 15.They anticipate $0.35 EPS change or 38.89% from last quarter's $0.9 EPS. ANET's profit would be $91.38M giving it 58.52 P/E if the $1.25 EPS is correct.

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  5. Hong Kong rallies in mixed Asia trade ahead of US inflationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    HONG KONG: Hong Kong stocks climbed more than two per cent on Wednesday , extending a rebound from last week's hammering but most other Asian markets were mixed as nervous investors await the release of key US inflation data fearing fresh volatility. Tokyo fell to another four-month trough as the yen strengthened against the dollar, at one point hitting a 15-month high, while investors were unimpressed by data showing Japan's economy grew at a weaker-than-expected rate in the last quarter of 2017.

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  6. Hong Kong court ruled in favour of barring a pro-independence activist standing for electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | Times of Oman

    Hong Kong: Hong Kong's High Court on Tuesday ruled in favour of barring a pro-independence activist from standing in an election, saying it is "fundamental" for lawmakers to accept the city as an inalienable part of China. The former British colony, which returned to China in 1997, does not enjoy full democracy, but an election that fills half of the 70-seat legislature once every four years is considered the most open under a "one country, two systems" arrangement under which the city is ruled.

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  7. HSBC has increased the interest rate on yuan term deposits for savers in Hong Kong. Photo: ReutersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    Banks are offering savers higher rates of return on their yuan deposits as mainland companies look to borrow offshore, increasing the demand for the Chinese currency in Hong Kong, say analysts. On Monday, HSBC raised its interest rate to up to 3.8 per cent for 12-month fixed-term yuan deposits, compared with up to 0.2 per cent on an equivalent Hong Kong dollar deposit.

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  8. China's multi-billion CPEC project under threat in PakistanRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2018 | Newkerala.com

    Hong Kong [Hong Kong], Feb 11 : The multi-billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project in Gwadar port off the coast in Pakistan could be under threat if a catastrophe strikes the region, according to experts. Gwadar, which is located close to the Makran Trench, last saw a huge earthquake of 8.1 magnitudes in 1945, which triggered a tsunami that battered Iran, Pakistan, Oman and India and killed around 4,000 people.

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  9. Hong Kong police probe deadly bus accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Most of the injured and some of the dead were on the upper deck of the bus. HONG KONG: Hong Kong police said Sunday they were investigating a deadly bus accident that left 19 people dead and scores more injured, with the bus driver arrested for dangerous driving.

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  10. Saltver Relocates Headquarters to Hong Kong to Acquire New Customers GloballyRead the original story

    Feb 11, 2018 | PR.com

    Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., February 11, 2018 -- -- Saltver announced today that it has moved its headquarters from Karachi, Pakistan to Hong Kong. The relocation is an attempt by the company to better serve its overseas customers because Hong Kong is more technologically advanced and conducive to international business.

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  11. Why Tesla tax debate misses the point on the public goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | South China Morning Post

    Your article on US electric car maker Tesla jumps on the bandwagon criticising the government's reduction of the first registration tax for electric vehicles . This debate misses the big picture of what is best for the public, which is to increase convenience for the masses and keep costs down while reducing pollution.

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  12. Hong Kong schools to shut early due to flu outbreakRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Authorities in Hong Kong have shut kindergartens and primary schools early for the Chinese New Year break to reduce contact between students in crowded environments because of a flu outbreak. HONG KONG: Hong Kong authorities, grappling with a seasonal flu outbreak, have decided to shut all kindergartens and primary schools from Thursday , days ahead of scheduled Chinese New Year holidays, to rein in spread of the disease.

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  13. Hong Kong court lets democracy activist Joshua Wong walk freeRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2018 | Daily Times

    HONG KONG: Hong Kong's highest court on Tuesday unanimously decided to free three young leaders of the Chinese-ruled city's pro-democracy movement, including the public face of youth-led protests, Joshua Wong, in a stark reversal of an earlier ruling. The decision was made by a panel of five judges on Hong Kong's Court of Final Appeal, led by Chief Justice Geoffrey Ma.

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  14. UPDATE 3-China confirms Swedish citizen and HK bookseller in detentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Reuters

    China confirmed on Tuesday that it had detained Swedish citizen and Hong Kong-based bookseller Gui Minhai, after his daughter said Chinese police had seized him from a train last month. Gui was abducted in Thailand while on holiday in 2015, one of five Hong Kong booksellers who went missing that year and later appeared in mainland Chinese custody.

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  15. videoCourt lets Joshua Wong, friends walk freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Bangkok Post

    Pro-democracy activists Joshua Wong, Alex Chow and Nathan Law pose outside the Court of Final Appeal before a verdict on their appeal in Hong Kong on Tuesday. HONG KONG: Hong Kong's highest court on Tuesday unanimously decided to free three young leaders of the Chinese-ruled city's pro-democracy movement, including the public face of youth-led protests, Joshua Wong, in a stark reversal of an earlier ruling.

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  16. China says Swedish citizen and HK bookseller under 'coercive measures'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    China said on Tuesday said that Swedish citizen and Hong Kong-based bookseller Gui Minhai is under "coercive measures", a euphemism for detention, after his daughter said Chinese police seized him last month. FILE PHOTO: Members from the pro-democracy Civic Party carry a portrait of Gui Minhai and Lee Bo during a protest outside the Chinese Liaison Office in Hong Kong, China January 19, 2016.

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  17. Hong Kong's highest court overturns jail sentences of 3 Umbrella Movement leadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2018 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Wong, Law and Chow shot to prominence as leaders of the 2014 pro-democracy Umbrella Movement. HONG KONG: Hong Kong's highest court overturned the jail sentences imposed on the three leaders of the pro-democracy Umbrella Movement on Tuesday .

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  18. Hong Kong, China stocks succumb to global market routRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | Bangkok Post

    A man stands next to a bank electronic board showing the Hong Kong share index at Hong Kong Stock Exchange on Tuesday. SHANGHAI/HONG KONG: Hong Kong and China stocks tumbled on Tuesday as a global market rout intensified, fuelled by worries that a build in inflationary pressures will prompt major central banks to raise interest rates faster than expected.

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  19. Hong Kong's International Chinese New Year Night Parade Performers AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2018 | GlobeNewswire

    Hong Kong Tourism Board announced today that the Seattle Sea Gals cheerleading squad will travel to Hong Kong to join an exciting line up of performers in the Cathay Pacific International Chinese New Year Night Parade . The parade, held this year on February 16, will take place on the first day of the Lunar New Year as the capstone event in the city's spectacular line up of celebratory festivals and events to usher in the Year of the Dog.

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  20. Groups urge more action to treat serious mental illnessRead the original story

    Feb 4, 2018 | The Standard

    ... these patients - the Hong Kong Association of Psychosocial Rehabilitation, Mental Health Association of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Familylink Mental Health Advocacy Association, Alliance of Ex-mentally Ill of Hong Kong, and Baptist Oi Kwan Social Service ...

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