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  1. Holiday bargains as tour prices cutRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Standard

    Your summer holiday travel should be cheaper - by up to 23 percent - in wake of the red travel alert raised against South Korea. On average, normal tours to South Korea would cost 12 percent less at HK$3,419 from July 9 to August 23, Travel Industry Council figures show.

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  2. There has been a double-digit fall in jewellery sales. Photo: Sam TsangRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Not long ago retailers were blase about such numbers when mainland visitor arrivals were at their peak. Now, of the 10-odd shops in a prime stretch of Yee Wo Street in the Causeway Bay shopping district, three premises lie vacant.

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  3. Chinese soccer team Evergrande Taobao applies for stock market listingRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Journal-Pioneer

    Chinese soccer team Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao, owned by e-commerce giant Alibaba and one of the country's biggest property developers, could become the first club listed in Asia after applying to the Chinese stock market. Evergrande Real Estate Group Ltd. said in a filing to the Hong Kong stock exchange Thursday that its application for a listing on the so-called New Third Board over-the-counter market has been accepted.

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  4. All About That Look: Ch'ien ChanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Boston.com

    "I love going to new places and finding new stores," he said. "I don't want to stand out and I always want to blend with the locals."

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  5. Inside the Hong Kong Goldfish Market where 1000s line the walls of aquatic shopsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    From an Alaskan fjord log cabin to a private Caribbean eco-island: National Geographic's Unique Lodges of the World adds 14 new retreats to its list Real-life fairytales! The locations that inspired Disney cartoons you can actually visit from the castles of Frozen and Tangled to Up's Paradise Falls 'I'm sorry men didn't f*** her': British woman raising money for children's charity forced to abandon solo kayak challenge in Russia after receiving 'very sinister' threats Paris to get first skyscraper in 40 years... but not everyone is happy with plans for 600ft high 'Tour Triangle' How theme parks make you fit: Infographic reveals how just WALKING around Walt Disney World burns 1558 calories A private jet, presidential suites and a party on a Mexican beach for 300 guests: Inside the $2m Billionaire's Birthday Package for the world's wealthiest teens Penis peppers and vulva flowers: How ... (more)

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  6. EXCLUSIVE: Airbnb contract has Dublin company hiring 175, searching for office spaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Business Journal

    A new customer-service contract with global lodging company Airbnb Inc. has a Dublin call center operator looking to hire 175 by September. PCCW Teleservices US Inc. reached a deal this week to provide support functions to Airbnb, the quickly growing San Francisco-based website that allows people to rent out homes and apartments to travelers.

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  7. Hong Kong Disneyland right to ban use of self-indulgent selfie sticksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | South China Morning Post

    Tourist use selfie stick at the Disneyland in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Disneyland bans use of selfie sticks for safety reasons.

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  8. Possible Further Class Action Claims Against AirMedia Group Inc.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Seeking Alpha

    Yet more may come if the company is subjected to closer scrutiny for past misdeeds. Company is a serial offender.

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  9. Hong Kong indie rockers Kestrels and Kites eye China concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | South China Morning Post

    When the band formed in 2009, they were officially known as Jade and the Stagger Swallows and featured three members. Of that original line-up, only the singer - Tiffany Laue - remains, and there have been many entrances and exits over the years, with members from other groups, such as Hungry Ghosts and Shotgun Politics, jumping in.

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  10. Drinks at Mass Bar and restaurant at The Vala Hong Kong in Causeway Bay. Photo: May TseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | South China Morning Post

    According to the 2015 Beer Price Index compiled by the travel search site, GoEuro, the Polish city has the cheapest beer in the world, whereas Hong Kong - in case you hadn't noticed - is the second most expensive, topped only by Geneva in Switzerland. The index includes data from 75 cities around the world and takes into account the five most commonly imported beers as well as the main local brew.

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  11. Can Hong Kong's July 1 pro-democracy march energize political reform bid?Read the original story

    Tuesday | GantDaily.com

    Hong Kong's pro-democracy lawmakers are hoping heightened political tensions in the city will draw a large turnout for the annual July 1 march and jump-start the stalled electoral reform bid. July 1 marks the 18th anniversary of the city's return to Chinese sovereignty from Britain in 1997, when it became a Special Administrative Region .

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  12. There Are Now More Stock Traders in China Than Communist Party MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bloomberg

    Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. For the first time in modern China, capitalists have outnumbered Communists.

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  13. Mandarin Oriental announces second hotel in Beijing.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | 4 Hoteliers

    Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has announced that it will manage another luxury property in the heart of Beijing, scheduled to open in 2017, in the Wangfujing district of the capital city. Mandarin Oriental Wangfujing, Beijing will be located in the new premier mixed use centre 'WF CENTRAL' being developed by Wangfu Central Real Estate Development Company Limited, an affiliated company of Hongkong Land.

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  14. Meet Hollywood's newest sole man, Paul AndrewRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Los Angeles Times

    New York-based shoe designer Paul Andrew already has a signature pump , a CFDA Vogue/Fashion Fund Award, a high-end collection sold at Neiman Marcus and Net-a-porter, and a capsule with J.Crew. In the three years since launching his namesake brand, he's more than hit his stride.

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  15. Leave the stick at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Nation

    Selfie sticks will be banned from Disney amusement parks worldwide starting this week. Park visitors will have to leave their selfie sticks ... Leave the stick at home Selfie sticks will be banned from Disney amusement parks worldwide starting this week.

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  16. Miami ranks as one of world's most expensive cities for beerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Anyone traveling to Miami this summer might want to consider bringing a six-pack with you, or prepare to spend more than normal on a pint in a local pub. GoEuro.com , a price comparison website for bus, train and flights across Europe has released its 2015 Beer Price Index , comparing several beers in stores and bars to rank 75 cities worldwide in terms of price.

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  17. Experts cover MERS outbreak in American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care MedicineRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Medical News Today

    An overview and analysis of the factors underlying the recent Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus outbreak in Korea has been published online ahead of print in the American Thoracic Society's American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. "On 20 May 2015, the Republic of Korea confirmed the first case of MERS-CoV infection in a 68 year old male who had returned to Seoul after traveling to 4 countries in the Middle East," write co-authors David S Hui, MD, of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and Malik Peiris, DPhil, of the University of Hong Kong.

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  18. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine publishes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Medical News

    An overview and analysis of the factors underlying the recent Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus outbreak in Korea has been published online ahead of print in the American Thoracic Society's American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine . "On 20 May 2015, the Republic of Korea confirmed the first case of MERS-CoV infection in a 68 year old male who had returned to Seoul after traveling to 4 countries in the Middle East," write co-authors David S Hui, MD, of the Chinese University of Hong Kong, and Malik Peiris, DPhil, of the University of Hong Kong.

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  19. Best things to do in Kowloon City, whether it's 3pm or 3amRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | South China Morning Post

    The neighbourhood is good for food, history and shopping before dark, and for Thai food, beer, karaoke and dancing after that Kowloon City's small grid of streets is so hemmed in by main roads, it's a wonder this place maintains its vivacity against such a grim backdrop. Maybe it's the pavements wider than anywhere else in Hong Kong, maybe it's the heady ethnic mix, or maybe it's a lingering hint of anarchy and separateness from the old Walled City.

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  20. Holiday joy with DreamWorks gang in MacauRead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | The Standard

    Hotels in the Sands Resorts Cotai Strip Macao are offering fans of DreamWorks characters special offers from July 13 onwards for stays between July 27 and September 30 with prices starting at HK$1,398. At The Venetian Macao, the package is priced from HK$1,998 and includes accommodation for two in a Royale Suite, breakfast for two at designated restaurant, shopping and dining spending worth 500 pataca, and a DreamWorks plush toy At Conrad Macao, Cotai Central, the package package is priced HK$2,398 and includes, accommodation for two in a King Deluxe room, breakfast for two at designated restaurant, shopping and dining spending worth 700 pataca, and a DreamWorks plush toy.

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