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  1. Youth, veterans participate in parades marking V-Day in Hong KongRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    Ahead of Beijing's activities to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the victory of World War II, hundreds of young people and veterans participated in parades on Sunday in Hong Kong to mark the V-Day and commemorate those who fell during the conflict. Before the parades, Home Affairs Secretary Lau Kong-wah said Hong Kong is an important base in China's war against Japanese aggression.

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  2. Voth Nixon Group Launches Matured Capital Revenue FundRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | PR.com

    Voth Nixon Group announced the launch of its new Matured Capital Revenue Fund which aims to deliver income production and capital growth. Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., August 30, 2015 -- -- The fund's seasoned management team uses an ingenious method of income investing by examining asset classes which are not usually found in conventional balanced funds.

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  3. Prison life will turn you grey as Hong Kong rules say no hair...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    Prison life will turn you grey as Hong Kong rules say no hair products are allowed - but musical instruments are OK Left front, Thomas Kwok in December 2014, and right, at the back, sporting a grey look earlier this month. Photos: Felix Wong, Dickson Lee Prison time isn't supposed to be easy, but does it make you turn grey? Apparently so, as Thomas Kwok Ping-kwong - known for his jet-black barnet, as well as the fact that he used to run one of the world's biggest developers - has gone grey because hair dye is banned in Hong Kong jails.

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  4. PCCW Limited Downgraded by Zacks to SellRead the original story

    Yesterday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "PCCW is one of Asia's leading integrated communications companies. As the incumbent communications provider in Hong Kong, PCCW is committed to building shareholder value by leveraging synergies among its core businesses and partners to deliver total solutions to corporate and consumer customers throughout Asia, particularly in greater China.

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  5. China ratifies 2006 Maritime Labor ConventionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    ... medical, work-related injury, unemployment and child-birth insurance in China. The 2006 MLC does not apply to the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (SAR) and the Macao SAR for the time being, it said. The 2006 MLC, passed by the International ...

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  6. Voth Nixon Group Secondary Market Study Shows Increasing Durability...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PR.com

    Voth Nixon Group has announced today the release of its bi-annual secondary market pricing analysis for the first two quarters of 2015. Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., August 29, 2015 -- -- The inquiry revealed once again a solid six-month term of trading activity with an estimated $11 billion in trading volume.

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  7. Quality 16 Color Waterproof LED Lounge Furniture , Lithium Battery Led Chairs For Bar for saleRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | California Computer News

    The 16 Color Waterproof LED Lounge Furniture,Led Chairs For Bar is powered by build-in lithium battery , rechargeable , safety certified with MSDS and UN38.3 certificates for air and sea shipping, people can charge it with Coocheer 5V 2C charger for portable usage . The 16 Color Waterproof LED Lounge Furniture,Led Chairs For Bar will be charged fully in 4-6 hours , then you can move it and keep enjoying it anywhere for 8-12 hours since it is waterproof and portable AC plug: Universal certified AC plugs including USA, UK, European, Australia standard, with all safety and energy saving certificates which comply with different country requirements.

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  8. Voth Nixon Group Research Finds That Parents Have to Deal with Increasing Financial BurdensRead the original story

    Friday | PR.com

    A recent international Voth Nixon Group survey reveals that parents are willing to reevaluate their comfortable retirement plans in order to offer children a better future. Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., August 28, 2015 -- -- The results of the survey show that parents are facing increasing financial stress in an effort to help their offspring navigate through the first years of adult life.

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  9. PBTA boss said no immediate drop in Chinese tourists after Bangkok bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pattaya Mail

    The president of the Pattaya Business & Tourism Association said the Aug. 17 bombing of a Bangkok shrine caused only a 2 percent drop in Chinese tourists in Pattaya in the three days after. Sinchai Wattanasartsathorn said he has been in close contact business operators in the days following the attack that killed 20 and injured 123 in the capital's Ratchaprasong commercial district and had heard there had been few cancelations, other than from Hong Kong.

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  10. Hong Kong student leader booked for protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Peninsula

    Student protesters Joshua Wong and Nathan Law talk to the media outside the Wanchai police station in Hong Kong, yesterday. Hong Kong: Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong slammed police yesterday for what he called a "political prosecution" after he was charged over protests which led to last year's mass pro-democracy street rallies.

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  11. Voth Nixon Group Launches New Fund in Its Active Multi-Asset Strategies Fund RangeRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | PR.com

    Voth Nixon Group is ready to enhance its Active Multi-Asset Strategies risk-targeted multi-asset fund range with the launch of its new Active 3 Income & Growth Fund, headed by Pascal Bichler. Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., August 27, 2015 -- -- Similar to other existing Active Multi-Asset Strategies funds, the new portfolios are set to invest in a wide range of both active as well as passive components, managed by Voth Nixon Group's team of multi-asset specialists.

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  12. Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong charged over protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | The Star Online

    Student activist Joshua Wong talks to members of the media before reporting to the Wanchai Police Station in Hong Kong Thursday. -EPA HONG KONG: Hong Kong student leader Joshua Wong slammed police Thursday for what he called a "political prosecution" after he was charged over protests which led to last year's mass pro-democracy street rallies.

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  13. Looking backwards to look forwards: the role of natural history in temperate reef ecologyRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | CSIRO Publishing

    ... BA13 3ED, UK. H The Swire Institute of Marine Science and School of Biological Sciences, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong, Special Administrative Region, P.R. China. I Corresponding author. Email: [email protected] - ...

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  14. Shenzhen Special Economic Zone celebrates its 35th birthdayRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Xinhuanet

    An aerial photo taken on Aug. 25, 2015 shows Shekou area of the Qianhai Free Trade Zone in Shenzhen, south China's Guangdong Province. Shenzhen Special Economic Zone, established on Aug. 26 in 1980 and situated immediately north of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, is China's first and one of the most successful Special Economic Zones.

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  15. Kentucky already exports millions each year to Hong Kong, but could there be room for growth?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Business Journal

    That was the message directed at Kentucky today during a visit by Steve Barclay , director of the Hong Kong Economic & Trade Office 's New York office. Barclay and his deputy director, Michael Kwan , visited the state today, meeting with Gov. Steve Beshear and members of the the Kentucky Cabinet for Economic Developmemt in Frankfort before traveling to Louisville to meet with representatives of Greater Louisville Inc., the metro chamber of commerce, and members of the local business community.

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  16. Verity Consulting Limited Wins M&A Award by Acquisition International Two Years in a RowRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | PR.com

    Verity Consulting Limited is honored to be recognized as "Best Corporate Intelligence and Investigation Services - Hong Kong" and "Best in Fraud Prevention - Hong Kong." Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., August 26, 2015 -- -- Winners of the 2015 M&A Awards, sponsored by UK-based AI Global Media, Acquisition International Magazine and DealFlow Source have been announced.

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  17. Voth Nixon Group Polls Consultants Opinions on Digital AdvisorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | PR.com

    According to a recent survey conducted by Voth Nixon Group financial advisors are almost equally divided regarding their opinions on the subject of digital advisors. Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., August 26, 2015 -- -- The survey polled financial consultants' points of view regarding so called 'robo-advisors' in an attempt to find out if they are perceived as a threat or if they would prove to be useful and even complement the trading efforts of their human counterparts.

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  18. Voth Nixon Group NPO Guide Offers Investment AdviceRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | PR.com

    The "Step-by-step handbook" is arranged to offer efficient guidance, planning instruments and constructive information regarding the design and management of non-profit investment strategies. Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., August 25, 2015 -- -- In order to assist non-profit organizations facing the arduous task of insuring that their associations have the capital, ability, resources and experience to fund their endeavors, Voth Nixon Group has designed the 'Step-by-step handbook', a pragmatic guide regarding the intricacies of non-profit investments.

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  19. In Style - Hong Kong Expo begins in Jakarta from Sept 14Read the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Fibre2Fashion

    The countdown for the 'In Style - Hong Kong', a mega promotion to be held in Jakarta, Indonesia, from September 14 to 20, 2015 has begun. The In Style - Hong Kong Expo is expected to attract about 10,000 trade buyers, importers, distributors, retailers, brand agents, franchisees, department stores and specialist vendors.

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  20. Hong Kong tycoon Li's flagship posts H1 2015 profitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing's flagship CK Hutchison Holdings reported a net profit of HK$101.86 billion for the six-month period, while revenue stood at HK$117.25 billion. HONG KONG: Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing's flagship CK Hutchison Holdings posted a net profit of over US$13 billion in the first half of the year, in its first earnings report since a sweeping reshuffle of Li's business empire.

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