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  1. News - China Insider - SMUGGLING

    Hong Kong man caught with cash taped to his body in US$580,000 Shenzhen smuggling attempt

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 02:26pm by Chris Luo

    ... Chris Luo chris.luo@scmp.com A Hong Kong man was arrested with stacks of cash strapped to his body on Wednesday as he was suspected of attempting to smuggle over half a million US dollars ... the Sha Tau Kok customs said it could not provide details of the case because of its sensitivity when the South China Morning Post made inquiries on Thursday. In February a Hong Kong resident ...

  2. Sport - Soccer - WORLD CUP

    Fifa president Sepp Blatter faces protests as he opens Hong Kong Football Association's new HQ

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 02:14pm by Alvin Sallay

    ... Alvin Sallay alvin.sallay@scmp.com Handful of protestors wave placards over workers' treatment for Qatar World Cup Protestors waving red cards at Fifa president Sepp Blatter overshadowed the opening of the new offices of the Hong Kong Football Association at Ho Man Tin this morning. Blatter, the chief guest at the inauguration of the refurbished headquarters of local ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - PRESS FREEDOM

    World newspaper association chief ‘concerned about press freedom in Hong Kong’

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 12:20pm by JOANNA CHIU

    ... on Thursday told an international conference in Hong Kong that he was concerned about the decline of press freedom in the city and said the government must act to ensure a ‘free and independent ... a day after the release of a press freedom study which indicated many Hong Kong reporters believe self-censorship and interfering owners are common among the city’s media. “The sole purpose ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - CRIME

    Hong Kong ‘milkshake murderer’ Nancy Kissel loses final bid to appeal

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 12:45pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... Agence France-Presse in Hong Kong and Julie Chu Kissel lost her final bid to appeal against her conviction in Hong Kong for the 2003 murder of her banker husband American housewife Nancy Kissel, dubbed the “milkshake murderer”, on Thursday lost her final bid to appeal against her conviction in Hong Kong for the 2003 murder of her banker husband. The 49-year-old expatriate, serving ...

  5. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Hong Kong educators must focus on teaching critical thinking skills

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 12:58pm by Alan Wong

    ... executive's policy address has made education a key area in Hong Kong and has proposed giving students a lot more financial support. But will it really solve the long-discussed educational problem in the city? It is not news any more that Hong Kong secondary school graduates have low levels of Chinese and English skills. Mathematics teachers and even engineering and computer science professors ...

  6. News - Hong Kong - SHOWBIZ

    Fans disappointed as Kim Soo-hyun spends just 10 minutes with 220 Hong Kong competition winners

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 12:43pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... Shirley Zhao shirley.zhao@scmp.com Competition winners had waited hours to meet the star Fans disappointed by distant star from the Star Hundreds of Hong Kong fans of South Korean pop star ... the rest of the time when he's in Hong Kong because I can feel he's unhappy." Sang Xiaoqing, who travelled to the city from Anhui province to claim her prize, echoed the sentiments, ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - MANILA BUS TRAGEDY

    Hong Kong may make 'positive' announcement on Manila hostage tragedy today, says lawmaker

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 11:07pm by Ernest Kao, Phila Siu

    ... Ernest Kao, Phila Siu and Tony Cheung Call from foreign ministry comes as Manila mayor arrives in Hong Kong China urges Philippines to settle bus siege row Hong Kong could today make ... drawing to a close”. Earlier today the Philippines Secretary to the Cabinet, Jose Rene Almendras, was seen at the VIP exit of the Hong Kong International Airport. He is believed to be joining ...

  8. Magazines - 48hrs - MUSIC

    Canadian punk band D.O.A. say farewell to their Hong Kong fans at Backstage Live

    Posted Apr 23rd 2014, 10:48pm by Richard Lord

    ... in the early 1990s, D.O.A. have been around ever since, recording more than 20 albums and touring more or less constantly. Hong Kong has never previously been on their itinerary, but the rolling ... plenty of fans here, hailing as they do from "Hong Kong West", aka Vancouver. Prime movers in the west coast Canadian punk scene of the early '80s, the band's popularity ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - ENTERTAINMENT

    Here comes Kim Soo-hyun! Fans skip classes to meet K-pop star at Hong Kong Airport

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 04:59pm by SHIRLEY ZHAO

    ... the arrivals terminal around noon yesterday for Kim's fans. More than 100 security guards have been hired for Kim's three-day visit to Hong Kong after he was mobbed by fans in Taiwan and mainland China. Mell Chu Ka-yin, a member of a local Kim fan club Hong Kong Side by Side, said she applied for three days' leave from her company so she could follow Kim's every step ...

  10. News - Hong Kong

    Philippine ‘bus hostage’ delegation divided as only half the members arrive in Hong Kong

    Posted Apr 22nd 2014, 05:24pm by Ernest Kao

    ... Ernest Kao and Raissa Robles in Manila ernest.kao@scmp.com Senior politician and top policeman due to lead ‘palace-sanctioned’ talks not yet in Hong Kong Confusion surrounded a visit ... Alan Purisima would arrive in the city today for meetings. Today, however, Estrada arrived with Manila city councillor Bernardito Ang at the Hong Kong International Airport nearly an hour after ...




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