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  1. News - Hong Kong - OCCUPY CENTRAL

    Students’ trip to Beijing ‘unnecessary’, says Chief Secretary Carrie Lam

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 03:08pm by Amy Nip

    ... the student leaders were not sure if they would be allowed entry into the mainland, Lam refused to speculate, saying any cross-border trip would have to be in compliance with immigration policies ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Hong Kong's third quarter GDP beats expectations; full-year target adjusted

    Posted Nov 14th 2014, 05:01pm by Amy Nip

    ... that allows cross-border share trading from Monday. Economists recently downgraded their 2014 GDP forecasts due to slow retail sales- Citi Research by 0.3 percentage points, to 2.3 per cent year ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    North Korea Human Rights Film Festival offers tales of horror, heroism

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 04:52am by Amy Nip

    ... fourth attempt. She told of how, after crossing the border for the second time in 1998 at the age of 19, she was caught by police. She expected to be sent back to North Korea. Instead, she ...

  4. News - Hong Kong - ECONOMY

    Hong Kong economy slows as stocks climb, property booms

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 06:20pm by Amy Nip

    ... reversals of cross-border fund flows due to uncertainties over interest rates. The Federal Reserve in the United States plans to stop buying Treasury bonds and mortgage-backed assets in October, ...

  5. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Cap on Shenzhen visitors 'won't have big impact'

    Posted Jun 28th 2014, 03:41am by Amy Nip

    ... to traders who buy goods in Hong Kong for resale across the border. But he said the move could be an important first step in limiting visitor numbers. The stock market reacted calmly to the report ...

  6. More dogs at border to help sniff out drugs over Easter holiday

    Posted Apr 09th 2009, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... Amy Nip Eleven extra sniffer dogs will be on duty at Easter as part of a crackdown on cross-border drug trafficking. The Customs and Excise Department made the announcement yesterday while revealing that it had detected fewer cases at land border control points in the first three months of the year than the same period of 2008. The head of customs' drug investigation bureau, John ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - SHOPPING

    Drop in retail sales biggest in five years as surge in number of mainland visitors slows

    Posted Jun 03rd 2014, 11:51pm by Amy Nip, Denise Tsang

    ... there were reports he was looking for a 20 per cent cut in cross-border travellers, 8angering retailers. The rising number of mainland visitors since the introduction of the individual traveller ...

  8. News - Hong Kong - TOURISM

    Weak yen and Australian dollar driving outbound tourism growth

    Posted Dec 23rd 2013, 05:40am by Amy Nip

    ... or the Mediterranean, where they join cruise tours," Tung said. Border points have recorded 77 million outbound departures by local residents this year to December- equal to more than 10 trips per person. ...

  9. News - Hong Kong - FOOD SAFETY

    Power of turtle jelly lies in its recipe: Hoi Tin Tong founder

    Posted Sep 18th 2013, 02:35pm by Amy Nip

    ... campaign against Hoi Tin Tong. It was understood Choi wanted the chain to buy shares in his mainland company, Wai Yuen Tong, which sells turtle jelly across the border. The Hong Kong herbal chain ...

  10. News - Hong Kong - MID-AUTUMN FESTIVAL

    Mooncake mania proves to be a sweet treat for Hong Kong's lotus growers

    Posted Sep 18th 2013, 12:00am by Amy Nip

    ... at the beginning of this year," said communications manager Eliza Woo Siu-po. "Now we have to source more eggs from the mainland." The firm is continuing a legal battle across the border ...




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