Hong Kong Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. China's Hackers Are Stepping Up Their GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Switched

    Almost a year after students ended pro-democracy street protests in Hong Kong, they face an online battle against what Western security experts say are China-sponsored hackers using techniques rarely seen elsewhere. Hackers have expanded their attacks to parking malware on popular file-sharing services including Dropbox and Google Drive to trap victims into downloading infected files and compromising sensitive information.

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  2. On China's fringes, cyber spies raise their gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Reuters

    Almost a year after students ended pro-democracy street protests in Hong Kong, they face an online battle against what Western security experts say are China-sponsored hackers using techniques rarely seen elsewhere. ) to trap victims into downloading infected files and compromising sensitive information.

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  3. Insight - On China's fringes, cyber spies raise their gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2015 | Yahoo!

    Almost a year after students ended pro-democracy street protests in Hong Kong, they face an online battle against what Western security experts say are China-sponsored hackers using techniques rarely seen elsewhere. to trap victims into downloading infected files and compromising sensitive information.

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  4. Cenique Infotainment Group Named to 2015 Red Herring Global 100Read the original story

    Nov 28, 2015 | PR.com

    Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., November 28, 2015 -- -- Red Herring announced its Top 100 Global in recognition of the leading private companies from North America, Europe, and Asia today, celebrating these startups' innovations and technologies across their respective industries. Red Herring's Top 100 Global list has become a mark of distinction for identifying promising new companies and entrepreneurs.

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  5. A Guide to Clockenflap 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    It does sound like something that involves a lot of arm flailing, but in actual fact Clockenflap is Hong Kong's biggest and best music festival. What is it? Hong Kong's music scene isn't exactly world famous, but Clockenflap has been doing a solid job of putting it on the map for the past eight years and 2015 is no different.

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  6. HK, mainland sign new CEPA dealRead the original story

    Nov 27, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    Hong Kong Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying Friday witnessed the signing of the agreement on trade in services between Hong Kong and China's mainland. Signed between the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government and the Ministry of Commerce under the framework of the mainland and Hong Kong Closer Economic Partnership Arrangement , the new accord makes reference to the agreement between the mainland and Hong Kong on achieving basic liberalization of trade in services in Guangdong signed last year.

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  7. Chinese rights activist jailed for six yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A prominent Chinese rights activist, Guo Feixiong, was sentenced to six years imprisonment on Friday by a court in southern China, amid a continuing crackdown on human rights advocates across the country, his lawyer said on Friday. File photo of Gao Yu attending the opening of a photo exhibition by Liu Xa, wife of Nobel Laureate Liu Xiaobo, in Hong Kong HONG KONG: A prominent Chinese rights activist, Guo Feixiong, was sentenced to six years imprisonment on Friday by a court in southern China, amid a continuing crackdown on human rights advocates across the country, his lawyer said on Friday.

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  8. Asylum seekers in boat transferRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | NEWS.com.au

    ... to one of the new Vietnamese fishing boats it now uses in turn-backs. The boats, made under contract in Vietnam by Hong Kong-based Dragon Industries but found not to meet Australian seaworthy standards, have been upgraded in Darwin and gradually ...

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  9. 'Umbrella soldiers' put HK veterans in the shadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2015 | The Nation

    Young, so-called "umbrella soldiers" inspired by last year's Occupy movement in Hong Kong gained a lot more ground in local polls than expected last Sunday, while established political parties on both sides of the spectrum faltered. Some 50 activists had lined up as independent candidates to become district councillors - local representatives advising the government on neighbourhood policies - and seven managed to wrest seats from far more experienced rivals from established political parties.

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  10. China Fishery Bonds Drop 34% After HSBC Asks Court to Wind It UpRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2015 | 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. Bonds issued by China Fishery Group Ltd. plunged 34 percent on Thursday after HSBC Holdings Plc said it asked the Hong Kong High Court to wind up the company and appoint a liquidator.

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  11. Football: Hong Kong disappointed at anthem booing probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The investigation follows warnings against audible booing from world body FIFA, which fined the Hong Kong Football Association after fans jeered their own anthem at previous qualifiers. Hong Kong fans hold up signs that read "Boo" while the national anthem was being played during a world cup qualifier at Mong Kok stadium in Hong Kong on Nov 17, 2015.

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  12. Hong Kong reports bird flu in wild bird, no spread evident: OIERead the original story

    Nov 24, 2015 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Hong Kong reported that the highly pathogenic H5N6 bird flu virus had been detected in a wild bird last week but said no spread of the disease was evident, the World Organisation for Animal Health said on Tuesday. The outbreak is considered as resolved, the department in charge of agriculture for the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region said in a report posted on the OIE website.

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  13. U.S. Equity Market Performance is Sustainable, According to Drapella Capital Management ReportRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2015 | PR.com

    Drapella Capital Management Sees 4 Key Reasons Why U.S. Corporate Earnings Can Continue to Grow and Drive Equity Market Returns in 2016. Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., November 24, 2015 -- -- Drapella Capital Management, a private Hong Kong based wealth management and investment advisory, today released a new paper - U.S. Corporate Earnings: A Key Driver of Equity Market Returns in 2015 - that analyzes top reasons why corporate America is positioned to sustain earnings growth in the coming years and how this can help drive ongoing strong performance of the U.S. equity markets.

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  14. Hong Kong records 189 HIV cases in Q3Read the original story

    Nov 23, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    A total of 189 new cases of Human Immunodeficiency Virus infection were reported in Hong Kong in the third quarter of 2015, bringing the cumulative total of reported HIV infections since 1984 to 7,534, Hong Kong's Center for Health Protection said on Tuesday. Of the 189 cases, 113 acquired the infection through homosexual or bisexual contact; 36 via heterosexual contact and three through drug injection.

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  15. From Umbrellas to BallotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

    Hong Kong on Sunday held its first election since Beijing reneged on promises to introduce full democracy last year, leading to 75 days of street protests known as the Umbrella Movement. Hong Kongers again expressed their anger, this time in the voting booth.

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  16. New HK cocktails inspired by bootleg DVDsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | The Drinks Business

    Ryan Nightingale from hip Wan Chai joint, The Back Bar has created an electric range of cocktails that tip their hat to Hong Kong's other thriving market, the film industry. Now it's getting cooler, Hong Kongers love nothing better than an excuse to huddle at home, with blankets at the ready for a night of marathon movie-watching.

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  17. International markets roundupRead the original story

    Nov 23, 2015 | West Australian

    ... in late European trading, up from a seven-month low of $US1.0601 struck during Asian trading hours on Monday. HONG KONG - Hong Kong stocks have closed lower, led by a plunge in brokerage Guotai Junan International after its chairman went missing, ...

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  18. Voth Nixon Group Study Finds That Hong Kong Businesses Are Arranging...Read the original story

    Nov 21, 2015 | PR.com

    Hong Kong, Hong Kong S.A.R., November 21, 2015 -- -- According to a recent Voth Nixon Group survey, wage raises for Hong Kong employees are estimated to remain balanced in the coming year. The survey of more than 1,300 Hong Kong businesses also uncovered that managers usually reward their best performing workers with higher salary raises as they seek to maintain skilled talent in a continuously constricted labor market.

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  19. Chinese president attends 23rd APEC Economic Leaders' MeetingRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2015 | Xinhuanet

    ... Xi was welcomed by senior Philippine government officials. Leung Chun-ying, chief executive of China's Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, and Chinese Ambassador to the Philippines Zhao Jianhua were also present at the airport to greet the ...

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  20. BIP Asia Forum and InnoDesignTech Expo To Open Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2015 | Sys-Con Media

    ... Asia (BIP Asia) Forum and the 11th edition of the HKTDC InnoDesignTech Expo (IDT Expo) will be held at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC) next month, on 3 to 4 December and 3 to 5 December respectively. Raymond Yip, Deputy ...

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