Hong Kong Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Cathay Pacific to cut emissions with switch to biofuelRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific will switch to biofuels made from landfill rubbish on select long haul flights, reports said Tuesday, in an effort to cut harmful emissions. Cathay Pacific is to use biofuels made from landfill rubbish on flights from the US to Hong Kong AFP/Anthony WALLACE HONG KONG: Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific will switch to biofuels made from landfill rubbish on select long haul flights in an effort to cut harmful emissions.

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  2. Flu shot difficult for pregnant women to getRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Penticton Herald

    ... vaccination is one of the best ways." Tarrant and her team, including co-author Valerie Wong of the University of Hong Kong, embarked on a research campaign to assess the effect of a brief flu vaccination education program targeted to pregnant ...

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  3. The 20 Most Popular Cities for International Travelers in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Skift

    Hong Kong was once again the most-visited city in the world for international travelers in 2015. Pictured is the Hong Kong skyline.

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  4. Trumping the RenminbiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Project Syndicate

    Andrew Sheng, Distinguished Fellow of the Asia Global Institute at the University of Hong Kong and a member of the UNEP Advisory Council on Sustainable Finance, is a former chairman of the Hong Kong Securities and Futures Commission, and is currently an adjunct professor at Tsinghua University in Be read more Xiao Geng, President of the Hong Kong Institution for International Finance, is a professor at the University of Hong Kong. HONG KONG - At the recently concluded World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, Chinese President Xi Jinping mounted a robust defense of globalization, reaffirming his country's "open door" policy and pledging never to seek to start a trade war or to benefit from devaluation of its currency.

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  5. Hong Kong securities brokers hit by cyber attacks, may face more - regulatorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Hong Kong's securities regulator said brokers in the city had suffered cyber attacks and warned of possible further incidents across the industry. A map of China is seen through a magnifying glass on a computer screen showing binary digits in Singapore in this January 2, 2014 photo illustration.

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  6. 23-minute New Year blast for 20th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | The Standard

    ... of the auspicious red number "20" in the first scene, marking the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The display of golden ingots and the number "8" in the second scene will symbolize a prosperous ...

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  7. Hong Kong leadership favourite testifies in corruption trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Donald Tsang is charged with misconduct and bribery while he was Hong Kong's chief executive and is the highest-ranking official to be taken to court for graft. Hong Kong's former deputy leader Carrie Lam arrives at the High Court to testify in the high-profile corruption trial of former Hong Kong chief executive Donald Tsang in Hong Kong on January 26, 2017.

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  8. Autonomy in Hong Kong is at a 20-year lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Washington Post

    From left, Hong Kong politicians Eddie Chu, Edward Yiu, Joshua Wong and Nathan Law pose for photos while attending a political forum hosted by Taiwan's grass-roots New Power Party in Taipei on Jan. 8. Joshua Wong is the secretary general and co-founder of Demosisto, a political party in Hong Kong. Jeffrey Ngo is a master's degree student in global histories at New York University.

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  9. The Lohs were born in Canada but have close ties to Hong Kong. Photo: Ian YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | South China Morning Post

    A Canadian Chinese father failed in his legal bid to help his son acquire a Hong Kong passport without having to renounce his Canadian citizenship - despite the duo having gone out of their way to argue that they were "Hong Kong Chinese compatriots". On Wednesday, the High Court ruled against Hudson Timothy George Loh and his father Timothy Loh, who had challenged the immigration director and the Passports Appeal Board's decision to turn down the younger Loh's application for a Hong Kong Special Administrative Region passport.

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  10. China RQFII quota hits 529.6 bln yuanRead the original story

    Jan 25, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    ... encouraging controlled flows. The RQFII program is currently open to 18 countries and regions, including the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, Britain, Singapore, France , the Republic of Korea, Germany , Qatar, Canada, Australia and ...

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  11. Retinol Binding Protein-Dependent Cholesterol Uptake Regulates...Read the original story

    Jan 25, 2017 | Circulation

    Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Food, Nutrition and Health, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, P.R. China; Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, Sun Yat-sen University Northern Campus, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, P.R. China; State Key Laboratory of Pharmaceutical Biotechnology, Department of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Food, Nutrition and Health, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, P.R. China & Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, Sun Yat-sen University Northern Campus, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, P.R. China Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Food, Nutrition and Health, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, P.R. China & Department of Nutrition, School of Public Health, Sun Yat-sen University Northern Campus, Guangzhou, Guangdong Province, P.R. China Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Food, ... (more)

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  12. Trump and Kim Jong-Un impersonators hit Hong Kong1 hour agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | India.com

    US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un might never be best buddies, but convincing impersonators are giving Hong Kongers a glimpse of what their improbable friendship might look like. Describing themselves as political satirists, the pair hugged and pretended to kiss as they posed for photos outside the US consulate today.

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  13. Hong Kong authorities seized the Singapore military's troops carriers in November.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Times of Oman

    Six of the nine armoured troop carriers belonging to Singapore, from a shipment detained at a container terminal, are seen in Hong Kong, China, on November 24, 2016. Photo - Reuters File Six of the nine armoured troop carriers belonging to Singapore, from a shipment detained at a container terminal, are seen in Hong Kong, China, on November 24, 2016.

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  14. Hong Kong denies Beijing role in Singapore shipment probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | The Washington Post

    In this Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016, file photo, nine covered eight-wheeled Singapore-made Terrex infantry carrier vehicles are seized at a container terminal in Hong Kong. Authorities say nine armored personnel carriers belonging to Singapore that were seized in the Chinese territory of Hong Kong will be returned.

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  15. Trump and Kim Jong-un impersonators hit Hong KongRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Channelnewsasia.com

    US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un might never be best buddies, but convincing impersonators are giving Hong Kongers a glimpse of what their improbable friendship might look like. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, impersonated by Hong Kong actor Howard , and US President Donald Trump, impersonated by US actor Dennis, pose outside the US consulate in Hong Kong on January 25, 2017.

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  16. Hong Kong's Exchange Fund 2016 investment income at HK$61bRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Business Times

    Hong Kong's Exchange Fund, which is used to back the Hong Kong dollar, posted investment income of HK$61 billion in 2016, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority said on Wednesday. [HONG KONG] Hong Kong's Exchange Fund, which is used to back the Hong Kong dollar, posted investment income of HK$61 billion in 2016, the Hong Kong Monetary Authority said on Wednesday.

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  17. Police search houses around Brussels in anti-terrorism investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2017 | Reuters

    ... in Moscow on January 27, RIA news agency cited the Russian foreign ministry as saying on Wednesday. HONG KONG Hong Kong said on Wednesday the Singpaore government was not being investigated over the shipment of nine military vehicles detained in the ...

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  18. Russia c.bank says no special time frame for interventionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | Reuters

    ... a time when economists are split whether the red-hot property market will remain a driver of the economy in 2017. HONG KONG Hong Kong's securities regulator and stock exchange on Friday jointly warned market participants they would crack down on ...

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  19. Hong Kong carriers applaud plans to develop aviationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Air Transport World

    Hong Kong flag carrier Cathay Pacific has welcomed a commitment by the territory's government to increase its role as a "super-connector" hub for the region. The government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region has announced measures intended to cement its position as a major Asia-Pacific airline hub.

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  20. CrowdReviews.com Partnered with Conference Series, Announces 8th...Read the original story

    Jan 20, 2017 | PR.com

    ... of Excellence, Canada, Kenneth K. Wu, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, Ching-Wan Lam, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Alan Prem Kumar, National University of Singapore, Singapore), Paul M. Yen, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore, Takao ...

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